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Telefonica Remains Optimistic After Q3 Report

Telefonica Remains Optimistic After Q3 Report

30 Oct 2020 comment

Telefonica marked a sharp revenue decline year over year in the third quarter of 2020, but improved results compared wiuth the previous quarter.

Hrvatski Telekom Stable in Nine Months 2020, Increase of CAPEX by 13 Percent

Hrvatski Telekom Stable in Nine Months 2020, Increase of CAPEX by 13 Percent

29 Oct 2020 comment

As a direct result of crises, Hrvatski Telekom total consolidated net revenue decreased by HRK 221 million or 3.9% in 9M 2020 compared to 9M 2019. The revenue decrease was caused by lower realization in mobile revenue (HRK 175 million or 6.7%), fixed revenue (HRK 138 million or 5.5%), and miscellaneous revenue (HRK 11 million or 93.5%) but was partially offset by higher System Solutions (HRK 103 million or 18.3%).

Hrvatski Telekom First in Croatia to Launch Commercial 5G Network

Hrvatski Telekom First in Croatia to Launch Commercial 5G Network

29 Oct 2020 comment

Hrvatski Telekom is the first to launch a commercial 5G network, which is the foundation of the future technological development of the economy and society. At the moment, the 5G network is available in areas of Zagreb, Rijeka, Split, Osijek, Samobor and Sveta Nedelja. With 5G, Hrvatski Telekom is building a network of the future that will enable the connection and automation of numerous sensors, industrial devices, autonomous vehicles, drones, as well as the advances in telemedicine. In selected tariffs Hrvatski Telekom, without additional charges until June 10, 2021, offers all of its customers the possibility to use the 5G network, in by 5G covered areas and with use of a compatible 5G device.

US Holiday eCommerce Sales Will Surge 35.8 Percent to $190.47 Billion

US Holiday eCommerce Sales Will Surge 35.8 Percent to $190.47 Billion

29 Oct 2020 comment

US consumers will spend $190.47 billion this year on holiday eCommerce purchases, up 35.8% and representing an incremental $50.19 billion in sales vs. 2019, according to eMarketer.

Cloud Performance Fuels Microsoft's First Quarter Results

Cloud Performance Fuels Microsoft's First Quarter Results

29 Oct 2020 comment

In the first fiscal Quarter of 2021, ended September 30, Microsoft posted revenue of $37.2 billion, an increase of 12% compared with the same period last year.

Instant Payments Transaction Values Will Reach $18 Trillion by 2025

Instant Payments Transaction Values Will Reach $18 Trillion by 2025

28 Oct 2020 comment

The value of instant payments, where transactions are completed within ten seconds, will reach $18 trillion in 2025, up from $3 trillion in 2020; a growth of over 500%, according to Juniper Research.

UK Announces Ban on Sale of Network-Locked Phones

UK Announces Ban on Sale of Network-Locked Phones

28 Oct 2020 comment

UK regulator Ofcom pressed ahead with previously unveiled plans to forbid the sale of locked devices by operators.

Annual eSIM Sales in the IoT Will More Than Double by 2025

Annual eSIM Sales in the IoT Will More Than Double by 2025

28 Oct 2020 comment

Strategy Analytics forecasts that sales of eSIMs for IoT applications will grow to 326 million by 2025.

Hrvatski Telekom Adds Two New Vice Presidents in the Business Segment

Hrvatski Telekom Adds Two New Vice Presidents in the Business Segment

2 Jul 2020 comment

Marijana Bačić and Jerko Dumanić are promoted to the new, vice-presidential positions in Hrvatski Telekom.

Pekka Lundmark Will Take Over the Helm of Nokia on August 1

Pekka Lundmark Will Take Over the Helm of Nokia on August 1

25 Jun 2020 comment

New Nokia president and CEO Pekka Lundmark will take over the position from Rajeev Suri a month earlier than planned on 1 August.

Nokia Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Nokia Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

12 Jun 2020 comment

Nokia has appointed Marco Wirén as CFO of the company and member of the Group Leadership Team, replacing current CFO Kristian Pullola.

Telefonica Remains Optimistic After Q3 Report

Telefonica Remains Optimistic After Q3 Report

30 Oct 2020 comment

Telefonica marked a sharp revenue decline year over year in the third quarter of 2020, but improved results compared wiuth the previous quarter.

Cloud Performance Fuels Microsoft's First Quarter Results

Cloud Performance Fuels Microsoft's First Quarter Results

29 Oct 2020 comment

In the first fiscal Quarter of 2021, ended September 30, Microsoft posted revenue of $37.2 billion, an increase of 12% compared with the same period last year.

UK Announces Ban on Sale of Network-Locked Phones

UK Announces Ban on Sale of Network-Locked Phones

28 Oct 2020 comment

UK regulator Ofcom pressed ahead with previously unveiled plans to forbid the sale of locked devices by operators.

Hrvatski Telekom Stable in Nine Months 2020, Increase of CAPEX by 13 Percent

Hrvatski Telekom Stable in Nine Months 2020, Increase of CAPEX by 13 Percent

29 Oct 2020 comment

As a direct result of crises, Hrvatski Telekom total consolidated net revenue decreased by HRK 221 million or 3.9% in 9M 2020 compared to 9M 2019. The revenue decrease was caused by lower realization in mobile revenue (HRK 175 million or 6.7%), fixed revenue (HRK 138 million or 5.5%), and miscellaneous revenue (HRK 11 million or 93.5%) but was partially offset by higher System Solutions (HRK 103 million or 18.3%).

Hrvatski Telekom First in Croatia to Launch Commercial 5G Network

Hrvatski Telekom First in Croatia to Launch Commercial 5G Network

29 Oct 2020 comment

Hrvatski Telekom is the first to launch a commercial 5G network, which is the foundation of the future technological development of the economy and society. At the moment, the 5G network is available in areas of Zagreb, Rijeka, Split, Osijek, Samobor and Sveta Nedelja. With 5G, Hrvatski Telekom is building a network of the future that will enable the connection and automation of numerous sensors, industrial devices, autonomous vehicles, drones, as well as the advances in telemedicine. In selected tariffs Hrvatski Telekom, without additional charges until June 10, 2021, offers all of its customers the possibility to use the 5G network, in by 5G covered areas and with use of a compatible 5G device.

Telefonica CEO Calls for Regulation Overhaul in Europe

Telefonica CEO Calls for Regulation Overhaul in Europe

28 Oct 2020 comment

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete, Telefonica CEO, said it is critical that Europe introduced competition rules to strengthen the beleaguered telecoms sector.

mGage Delivers First Mobile Payments within RCS Messaging Solution

mGage Delivers First Mobile Payments within RCS Messaging Solution

10 Oct 2020 comment

Global mobile messaging provider mGage launched the first-of-its-kind solution to bring Mobile Payments within the Rich Communication Services channel.

Ford, Bedrock and Bosch Explore Technology that Makes Parking Easier

Ford, Bedrock and Bosch Explore Technology that Makes Parking Easier

13 Sep 2020 comment

Ford, Bedrock and Bosch launched a demonstration project with connected Ford Escape test vehicles inside Bedrock’s Assembly Garage in Detroit using Bosch smart infrastructure.

IBM and the City of Seoul Develop an AI-Based Virtual Assistant for Citizens

IBM and the City of Seoul Develop an AI-Based Virtual Assistant for Citizens

12 Sep 2020 comment

IBM and the city of Seoul, South Korea, have launched an AI-based virtual assistant for Seoul citizens using IBM Watson Assistant.

Europe Unveils 4 new AI Supercomputers Based on Nvidia Architecture

Europe Unveils 4 new AI Supercomputers Based on Nvidia Architecture

21 Oct 2020 comment

Nvidia said the European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking is using its accelerated computing platforms and architecture to build four new supercomputers.

Samsung Introduces New PRO Plus and EVO Plus SD Cards

Samsung Introduces New PRO Plus and EVO Plus SD Cards

19 Oct 2020 comment

Samsung unveiled the PRO Plus and EVO Plus, its two new lines of SD cards featuring exceptional speeds and improved durability.

Stuttgart Airport Will Have Fully Automated and Driverless Parking

Stuttgart Airport Will Have Fully Automated and Driverless Parking

14 Oct 2020 comment

Bosch, Mercedes-Benz, and the parking garage operator Apcoa want to introduce driverless and fully automated parking at Stuttgart airport in the future.