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    HTC reports weak April sales; One M9 demand in question Edit Post

    HTC announced uninspiring results for April 2015, seeing its first year-on-year drop this year, as the company rolls out its latest flagship, One M9. Sales for the month were TWD13.54 billion ($440.97 million), down 38.66 per cent over the same period in 2014. And with the company having recently announced new devices, it is perhaps concerning ...
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    Microsoft readying Windows 10-powered Lumia flagships – reports Edit Post

    Microsoft Devices is reportedly (and unsurprisingly) working on two new high-end Lumia smartphones to support the launch of Windows 10, plugging a hole at the high end of its line. In the latter days of Nokia’s ownership of the business and into Microsoft’s management of the unit, the focus has shifted to mass-market devices, with much ...
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    Ciena beefs up SDN/NFV platform with $400M Cyan deal Edit Post

    Network supplier Ciena announced a $400 million cash and stock deal to acquire software specialist Cyan, marking yet another move by traditional hardware vendors to shore up their NFV/SDN credentials as mobile and fixed operators seek to become more agile in service provisioning. “Ciena is transforming networks by applying web-scale technologies for delivering greater efficiency, network ...
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    Orange must give MasMovil access to 4G network, says Spain's watc... Edit Post

    Spain’s competition watchdog (CNMC) said Orange must give its MVNO rival MasMovil temporary access to its 4G network within the next ten days, adding that there was a “clear failure” on the part of Orange to do so according to a contract signed in May 2013, leading MasMovil to complain to CNMC in November 2014. This ...
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    Facebook, Nokia strike mapping deal Edit Post

    A potential buyer for Nokia’s navigation business, Facebook, has struck a deal with the Finnish company to use HERE for some of its mobile mapping, said Techcrunch. The social media giant confirmed it is testing HERE in the Android version of standalone apps such as Instagram and Messenger, as well as the mobile web version of ...

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    Sprint holds third spot but Q4 loss widens Edit Post

    Sprint is focusing its efforts on “attracting more quality customers, retaining our customers through a better customer experience and continuously improving the network,” as it takes on T-Mobile in the battle of the challengers in the US market. The company added 1.2 million Sprint platform customers during the quarter to 31 March, the highest number in ...
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    T-Mobile US turns its fire on Verizon Wireless Edit Post

    Now it’s the turn of the largest US operator to be on the receiving end of some outspoken words from its smaller rival, and its idiosyncratic CEO. T-Mobile US has unveiled a new marketing campaign called Never Settle Trial that mocks Verizon Wireless’ advertising campaign of the same name. The trial enables Verizon Wireless subscribers to come ...


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    Why Japan Post is the poster child for struggling postal services Edit Post

    NEW BLOG: Japan Post Group is breaking new ground far beyond mail delivery by tapping into its key asset – its ability to cover the “last mile” to virtually every citizen. It recently announced it is leveraging its nationwide infrastructure of 24,000 post offices and workforce of 400,000 to expand its innovative in-person monitoring initiative for ...