Past and Future of Television: from Mechanical to IPTV

Television was invented back in 1884, when German Paul Gottlieb Nipkow came up with the idea to scan images using a rotating metal disc with a spiral pattern of holes in it. When the disc was spinning, each hole would scan one brightly lit line of the image. Read more »

More and more residents opt for Skynet services

Penkių Kontinentų Komunikacijų Centras, UAB, is expanding one of the largest fiber-optic Internet networks in Lithuania, i.e. Skynet. Last year, the company connected over 6 thousand new households to it. Most of the new users reside in Pašilaičiai, Santariškės, Šnipiškės, Žirmūnai, Fabijoniškės, Lazdynai and Viršuliškės neighborhoods. Read more »

VGTU Career Fair: step towards a successful career

Students, lecturers and respectable business people were rushing to Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU) on this March 19th. Read more »

Profit and revenue of “Penki kontinentai” group of companies continue to grow

Last year, the consolidated annual revenues of Penki kontinentai group of companies increased by 20.7% and totalled 153.31 million litas (44.4 million euro). In 2013, this figure was 127.02 million litas (36.8 million euro). Read more »

Specialists of Penkių Kontinentų Komunikacijų Centras will deepen their knowledge in Dell's training

The global IT leader has invited its partners to participate in PartnerDirect training. Specialists of information technology and telecommunications company Penkių kontinentų komunikacijų centras will also deepen their knowledge in the training course that will take place in the middle of this February. Read more »

President awarded Penki Kontinentai group as the "Christmas of Books" partner

The 16th of this January marked the end of the fourth annual Christmas of Books (Knygų Kalėdos) campaign initiated by the President Dalia Grybauskaitė. Read more »

Penki TV presents a cycle of films introducing the work of the world’s famous artists

To strengthen intercultural cooperation between Lithuania and Belarus, Belgazprombank OJSC provides the viewers of Penki TV channel with a unique opportunity to see a cycle of eight films “Belarus-Born Artists of the School of Paris“. Read more »

Internet connection in libraries: easier way to knowledge

Rapid development of new technologies has impact on libraries as well. Here, an increasing number of technologically advanced tools is introduced in addition to paper books. Visitors of most libraries already have the opportunity to use computers and Internet connection, order the desired publications online, participate in virtual exhibitions with authors, read e-books, etc. Read more »

Extending the potential of smart systems to public buildings

Have you ever wondered what are the benefits of smart house systems and how could they be employed in public places? Well, think no more! In Lithuania, smart housing systems are already widely used to improve the functionality of public buildings. Read more »

Representatives of “Penki kontinentai” attending a conference for the most loyal partners of ARRIS

On 14-16 October, representatives of a group of companies “Penki kontinentai” will visit Malta, where they will attend “ARRIS Channel Conference” organized by a company ARRIS. Read more »