Orange pulls plug on copper phone system

Telecoms firm Orange is to switch users from the analogue copper wire telephone network – réseau téléphonique commuté (RTC) – and turn to an all-digital system to update and improve the telecoms network.

From November 15 this year new customers for a ligne fixe landline-only service will not be able to plug a phone directly into the T-shaped phone wall socket but will be given ...

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