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Bharti Airtel makes enterprise IoT play

Bharti Airtel launched an integrated IoT platform targeted at enterprises, employing the operator’s eSIM technology ...

Google amends app review rules for ad platforms

Google overhauled the evaluation process for apps employing its AdMob and Ad Manager advertising networks, ...

Intelligence Brief: How is false online info on Covid-19 being tackled?

Last month big tech bosses were summoned to a US congressional hearing, held virtually. They ...

Spain exempts MWC attendees from travel restrictions

The GSMA reached agreement with Spanish authorities to exempt those attending MWC Barcelona 2021 from ...

Blog: Why did life stop being good for LG?

Despite its Life’s Good slogan, this week delivered a bleak outlook for followers of LG ...

Virgin Media chief nets top job for Telefonica UK JV

Telefonica and Liberty Global unveiled the senior management team for a proposed combination of mobile ...

UK launches regulator targeting tech giants

A watchdog designed to prevent tech giants including Facebook and Google from exploiting their market ...

Etisalat to bring open RAN to Afghanistan

Etisalat teamed with Parallel Wireless, Intel and Supermicro to deploy open RAN systems on its ...

Samsung, LG offer bright Q1 forecasts

Analysts forecast gains by Samsung’s mobile division would offset weaker profit for its memory chip ...

Huawei splits cloud-AI business group

Chinese vendor Huawei moved to separate its Cloud and AI business group into individual units ...

Optus, Nokia claim mmWave 5G speed record

Australia-based operator Optus and Finnish vendor Nokia claimed a record aggregate site throughput after hitting ...

Jio to acquire 800MHz spectrum from Airtel for $204M

Reliance Jio agreed to acquire 800MHz spectrum in three areas from Bharti Airtel for INR15 ...

Nokia, Lenovo settle patent disputes

Nokia and Lenovo ended all ongoing patent cross licensing litigation, with an agreement involving the ...

Court sides with Google in $9B Oracle battle

The US Supreme Court handed Google victory in a court battle spanning more than a ...

MTN Nigeria payments access restored

Banking institutions restored MTN Nigeria’s access to platforms needed for customer airtime purchases which were ...

Ethiopia pushes new entrant deadline again

The Ethiopian Communications Authority (ECA) once again extended the bidding deadline for two new operator ...

LG quits mobile phone business

South Korean vendor LG Electronics confirmed speculation it is to close its mobile phone business, ...

Microsoft pulls $22B trigger on Army AR

Microsoft won a deal to supply the US Army with AR headsets based on its ...

Verizon ships private 5G to UK

Verizon Business secured its first European private 5G network contract, supplying Associated British Ports (ABP) ...

KPN puts Ericsson in patent hotseat

Netherlands-headquartered KPN reportedly filed a patent infringement case against Swedish vendor Ericsson, alleging violations of ...