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Orange readies Belgian convergence move

Orange Belgium moved to boost its convergence credentials by entering into talks to acquire a ...

Verizon gets FCC nod for Tracfone deal

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) cleared a $6.25 billion Verizon acquisition of MVNO Tracfone ...

Thai smartphone market undone by Covid

Counterpoint Research offered a bullish outlook for Thailand smartphone shipments despite a fall during Q3 ...

China Telecom 5G gains surge

China Telecom migrated nearly 13 million customers to 5G plans in October, its largest ever ...

Meta slows encryption rollout

Meta denied reports it delayed plans to deploy end-to-end encryption on its Facebook and Instagram ...

KKR makes €11B approach to takeover Telecom Italia

Investment fund KKR launched an €11 billion bid to buyout Telecom Italia’s shares and take ...

Ericsson eyes cloud boost with $6B Vonage acquisition

Ericsson moved to boost its wireless offerings for enterprises and developers through a deal to ...

Airtel increases prepaid fees

Bharti Airtel unveiled price rises for prepaid plans ranging from 20 per cent to 25 ...

tower

US tower builders warn of staff shortages

Members of the US tower construction industry warned of dire consequences if the nation’s President ...

Docomo, JTower forge 5G sharing alliance

NTT Docomo and JTower revealed plans to strengthen infrastructure sharing by setting up a capital ...

True, dtac tie-up draws regulatory scrutiny

A proposed merger between True Corp and dtac which would create the largest mobile player ...

Apple steps up autonomous vehicle drive

Apple reportedly refocused its electric car initiative towards creating a fully self-driving vehicle within the ...

Telenor, CP Group discuss merger of Thailand units

Telenor Group unveiled talks with Charoen Pokphand (CP) Group exploring a potential merger between their ...

California clears Verizon, Tracfone deal

Verizon edged closer to sealing a proposed $6.25 billion acquisition of MVNO Tracfone Wireless after ...

Nvidia

Nvidia bullish on virtual assistants as earnings soar

Nvidia co-founder, president and CEO Jensen Huang highlighted virtual assistants as a future revenue opportunity ...

HK pushes back mmWave deployment deadline

Hong Kong’s Communications Authority (CA) gave HKT, China Mobile Hong Kong and SmarTone an additional ...

Mobile Mix: Qualcomm gets on the moove

This week Justin wraps up the action from Qualcomm’s big investor event, which included news ...

Indonesia smartphone shipments drop in Q3

Indonesian smartphone shipments declined 6 per cent year-on-year in Q3 due to higher Covid-19 (coronvirus) ...

Dish

Equinix set for Dish interconnect role

Dish Network announced an alliance with Equinix, adding the data centre giant’s interconnection infrastructure to ...

Meta to shut down Threads messaging app

Meta announced plans to pull the plug on Threads, a standalone direct messaging app for ...