Technology analysis and knowledge of new technologies
Mobile telephony and the internet are now inseparable. These technologies are now converged as we use our mobile phones to check emails or find a nearby restaurant. Due to the tight link between the two fields, some topics are discussed in more detail on our Telephone subsite.
What you need to know about internet service subscription agreements
Infocommunication service providers providing subscription services such as mobile operators, internet or television service providers, are required to develop their own general contracting terms (GTC).
Szélessáv.net, the net speed metering website
Would you like to get independent, comprehensive and real-time data about internet speeds in Hungary or the speed of your own internet connection? If you, NMHH’s szelessav.net is the website you are looking for.
Media surveillance activity in the case of website considered online media products
Pursuant to the relevant provisions of the Media Act, of all the content available on the internet, only websites considered as online media products (online newspapers and news portals) are within the competence of the National Media and Infocommunications Authority.
Registration of online media products
The Authority is responsible for the registration and record-keeping of print and online press products. The data recorded in the registers with regards to the title of the press product as well as the name and contact information of the press product founders and publishers are public and are available on the website of the Authority.
Internet Hotline – hotline to report harmful content
Operated by NMHH, the Internet Hotline www.internethotline.hu is available to the public for reporting online content that is illegal or harmful to minors.
Internet statistics & facts
Development of the number of fixed internet subscriptions by access type (thousands) between 31 December 2006 and 31 December 2015
Distribution of internet connections by bandwidth between 31 December 2011 and 31 December 2015
The protection of children online – parental control software
As of 1 July 2014, internet service providers are required to offer free parental control software for anyone interested to download and use it.
Online and printed press products
Use this application to list the names and online contact information of press products registered with NMHH as well as the names of their publishers and founders.
The protection of children online – Internet Hotline
On this website, you can report online content that is unlawful or detrimental to minors. The website also includes useful tips and information on safe Internet use and media consumption awareness.
Hungarians increasingly embrace mobile internet use while in other EU countries
99 per cent of Hungarian mobile users who have been abroad know that roaming surcharges within the EU were abolished last June and this is particularly evident in mobile internet use: the latest survey of the National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH) revealed that the number of phone users using data roaming saw a 50% increase from 2016 to 2017.
Flash report on landline services – March 2018
The flash report issued by the NMHH is based on data provided voluntarily by the three incumbent service providers and the leading alternative service providers (typically the largest cable television companies).
“Don’t ignore it! Report it!” — international hotline conference in Hungary
The service provider who raised fees concurrently to the decrease of internet-related VAT was fined
The Office of the NMHH levied a HUF 300,000 fine on Kapulan Távközlési Kft. for failing to modify the final amount of invoices pertaining to the decrease of VAT of internet services and for disregarding the rules on contract amendments related to electronic communication.