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DoorDash goes public following delivery surge

Food delivery app DoorDash launched an IPO, seeking to raise as much as $2.8 billion ...

Gartner finds positives in declining smartphone sector

Easing Covid-19 (coronavirus) restrictions did little to boost the global smartphone market in Q3, which ...

Italian regulator sinks Apple water resistance claims

Italy’s competition authority fined Apple €10 million for misleading promotion of the level of water ...

Brazil throws Oi a debt lifeline

Brazilian authorities granted Oi a major reprieve, writing off half of administrative fines totalling BRL14.3 ...

US government tipped to add SMIC to blacklist

The administration of US President Donald Trump (pictured) looked set to step up its campaign ...

UK sets Huawei removal terms, unveils open RAN trial

The UK government unveiled a series of projects designed to push use of open RAN ...

STC boss set for exit in 2021

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) announced its CEO Nasser Al Nasser has resigned from the position ...

Nokia, Togocom claim 5G pioneer move

Nokia staked a claim to having launched the first commercial 5G network in West Africa, ...

Optus chief pushes for policy promoting telecoms

Optus CEO Kelly Bayer Rosmarin (pictured) urged operators and government to align on setting policies ...

Ericsson tips global 5G subscriptions to top 200M

Ericsson again upped its year-end estimate for global 5G subscriptions, raising it to 220 million, ...

ACCC seeks views on Google, Fitbit plan

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) opened a public consultation on remedies offered by ...

Canada targets app providers over spam concerns

Canadian authorities issued warnings to 36 app companies over harmful practices including user privacy violations ...

Ethiopia opens bidding for mobile licences

Ethiopia began a long-anticipated tender process for two new mobile licences in the country, inviting ...

Huawei boss issues rallying cry to axed Honor

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei (pictured) reportedly called on employees at sub brand Honor to ensure ...

ITU approves global 5G radio standards

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) ratified three new 5G radio interfaces, explaining the approval follows ...

EU passes on Telecom Italia fixed move probe

Telecom Italia announced it was on track to launch fixed spin-off Fibercop in Q1 2021, ...

SKT merges units in security push

SK Telecom (SKT) unveiled plans to merge subsidiaries SK Infosec and ADT Caps, aiming to ...

Ratings group bumps up Indosat Ooredoo

Moody’s Investors Service upgraded its outlook for Indosat Ooredoo, with acceleration in its 4G investments ...

Axiata chief cautious of latest lockdowns

Axiata Group recorded a modest recovery across most of its operating companies in Q3, but ...

ByteDance sale of TikTok US unit pushed back

The US reportedly again pushed back a deadline set for ByteDance to agree a sale ...