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IFA plots full-scale physical comeback for 2021

Organisers of consumer electronics show IFA unveiled plans to return to a full physical scale ...

Verizon Business broadens 5G FWA coverage

Verizon moved to fend off growing competition in the 5G fixed wireless access (FWA) segment ...

1&1 to equal 1 in rebrand plan

Germany’s fledgling fourth mobile operator 1&1 Drillisch revealed plans to lose the second half of ...

Romania moves on Huawei 5G restriction

The government of Romania signed-off a bill which would prevent Huawei and other Chinese vendors ...

Terzioglu goes solo at Veon

Veon announced its co-CEO Sergi Herrero (pictured, left) will resign from the role from 30 ...

Korea operators make rural 5G pledge

SK Telecom, KT and LG Uplus agreed to share 5G infrastructure in rural and remote ...

Android gives Google more Australia grief

An Australian court determined Google misled consumers about collecting personal location data through its Android ...

TSMC braced for continued chip shortages

Taiwan-based chipmaker TSMC raised its revenue growth forecast and capex budget for 2021 after recording ...

Ericsson, MediaTek make 5G breakthrough claim

Ericsson and MediaTek became the latest players to talk-up the prospects of aggregating high- and ...

Shaw hangs buyout pitch on 5G opportunity

The CEO of Canadian operator Shaw Communications pointed to the necessity of its proposed takeover ...

SK Telecom plans spin-off

SK Telecom (SKT) unveiled plans to create a new holding company housing its semiconductor and ...

Bharti Airtel restructures to sharpen digital focus

India-headquartered Bharti Airtel unveiled a corporate restructuring plan placing digital initiatives at the core of ...

Qualcomm eyes 5G boost with mmWave test calls

Qualcomm looked set to deliver a major boost to US operators’ 5G ambitions, after completing ...

Sony focused on camera first in latest flagships

Sony unveiled a trio of Xperia smartphones, including two in its flagship range promoted on ...

EU pressed over stricter messaging privacy rules

Privacy and human rights organisations urged the European Parliament to solidify its stance on stricter ...

Regulator clears Telefonica, Liberty Global UK megadeal

The UK’s competition authority dismissed concerns a merger of mobile operator O2 and fixed player ...

Intelligence Brief: Does intent matter in network automation?

Earlier this month we wrote an analysis looking at network and service automation and why ...

Thai wearable shipments fly

Shipments of wearables in Thailand shrugged off Covid-19 (coronavirus) pressure in 2020, with demand for ...

2degrees taps Ericsson for 5G RAN, core equipment

New Zealand operator 2degrees outlined plans for a late entry into the country’s 5G race, ...

UK examines Cellnex tower buy

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) began an assessment of an acquisition of CK ...