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Qualcomm brings mmWave to Moscow

Qualcomm teamed with the Russian mobile industry to test and deploy a 5G mmWave network ...

Qualcomm appoints new chairman

Qualcomm named Mark McLaughlin as its new chairman, taking the reins from Jeff Henderson who ...

China Unicom mobile weakness continues

China Unicom, the second-largest mobile operator in the country, recorded double-digit profit gains in the ...

US trade chief warns tech giants could be broken-up

Federal Trade Commission chair Joseph Simons cautioned the agency was willing to split large technology ...

Korea operators target KakaoTalk with Chatting Plus

SK Telecom (SKT), KT and LG Uplus teamed up to launch a Rich Communication Services ...

Smartphone shipments still on the up in India

India’s smartphone market continued on its growth path in the second quarter, with IDC data ...

Hong Kong unrest spurs app downloads

First-time installations of Telegram in Hong Kong quadrupled year-on-year in July, as citizens turned to ...

Trump stalls phone import tariffs

US officials announced mobile phones will not be included in a round of tariffs on ...

Verizon tackles city over small cell fees

Verizon filed a lawsuit against a city in New York state over small cell permit ...

Major WeChat, Alipay partner bags $20M in funding

Mobile payment infrastructure company QFPay announced a plan to develop new digital services and increase ...

US operators slammed for hoarding data

A US politician blasted operators for retaining sensitive customer data for years at a time, ...

Snap pushes AR with new smart glasses

Snap unveiled the latest version of its smart sunglasses, Spectacles 3, which have been built ...

Venmo upgrades swift cash transfer service

PayPal person-to-person brand Venmo expanded its premium cost Instant Transfer service to include direct payments ...

HTC losses widen as sales continue to sink

HTC recorded a slightly wider loss in the second quarter than the comparable 2018 period, ...

T-Mobile, Sprint lawsuit gains momentum

The State of Oregon joined a lawsuit pushing for T-Mobile US’ proposed merger with Sprint ...

Airtel dismisses stake sale speculation

Bharti Airtel denied it was preparing to sell a stake in the company following widespread ...

Blog: Is the future bright for Filipino incumbents?

The two incumbent operators in the Philippines, Globe Telecom and PLDT, collectively plan to spend ...

Verizon sells Tumblr as media makeover continues

Verizon sold blogging website Tumblr to WordPress parent Automattic, as the US operator refocuses its ...

CenturyLink makes edge compute play

US broadband provider CenturyLink revealed plans to build more than 100 edge compute locations across ...

AT&T eyes high-power boost for FirstNet

AT&T teamed with Assured Wireless to develop new high-power devices for FirstNet users, a move ...