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O2 looks to boost automated cars via satellite, 5G

Telefonica’s O2 UK launched what it claimed was the first commercial laboratory in the country ...

Facebook connects Messenger, Instagram

Facebook enabled Instagram users to exchange messages and calls with users on Messenger, following through ...

FCC goes ahead with 4.9GHz lease plan

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approved an order allowing states to lease out spectrum ...

Xiaomi bets on affordability with latest 5G models

Xiaomi unveiled three 5G-enabled smartphones for its flagship Mi 10 range, targeting the mid-tier price ...

Israel operators cleared to take 5G live

Israel officially entered the 5G era as operators Hot Mobile, Partner Communications and Pelephone swiftly ...

Germany to fasten belt on telecoms vendors

The German government was tipped to tighten restrictions on equipment vendors supplying its mobile networks, ...

Safaricom chief highlights AR, IoT digital divide risk

GSMA THRIVE AFRICA 2020: Some consumers risk being left behind in the new world of ...

Tigo Tanzania stresses key challenges to digital Africa

GSMA THRIVE AFRICA 2020: CEO of Tigo Tanzania Simon Karikari (pictured) detailed the main obstacles ...

TIP draws up open network roadmap

The Telecom Infra Project (TIP) launched several working groups to tackle what executives of the ...

Intelligence Brief: Do manufacturers really need 5G, IoT?

September has been a manufacturing month. Earlier in the month, GSMA Intelligence hosted a webinar ...

Rakuten Mobile gets 5G up and running

Japanese operator Rakuten Mobile unveiled its long-awaited 5G service, highlighting the low price of unlimited ...

Micron braces for Huawei hit

US-based memory chipmaker Micron Technology downgraded its revenue outlook, as it expects a negative impact ...

Verizon beefs up 5G FWA router

Verizon cleared a major hindrance to its fixed wireless access (FWA) 5G home broadband ambitions, ...

Bing search returns to Android

Microsoft won an auction to have its search engine offered as a default option on ...

EC tipped to bless Google, Fitbit union

Google offered a range of guarantees to the European Commission (EC) around its use of ...

France gets 5G auction underway

French regulator Arcep launched the country’s first 5G spectrum auction, covering frequencies in the 3.4GHz ...

GSMA to launch MWC Africa in 2021

GSMA THRIVE AFRICA 2020: Mats Granryd, director general of the GSMA (pictured), revealed plans to ...

Nokia bags bigger slice of BT network after Huawei ban

Nokia won a fresh contract with BT to supply 5G RAN kit, alongside making upgrades ...

ZTE calls for increased Africa investment

GSMA THRIVE AFRICA 2020: Xiao Ming, SVP of international sales at ZTE (pictured), spotlighted 5G ...

MTN warns of inequality risks in Africa digitalisation

GSMA THRIVE AFRICA 2020: MTN Group CEO Ralph Mupita (pictured) emphasised the importance of a ...