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Intel Fined $2.2 Billion for Patent Breaches

Intel Fined $2.2 Billion for Patent Breaches

5 Mar 2021 comment

Intel announced it will fight a US court verdict ordering it to pay nearly $2.2 billion to patent holding company VLSI Technology for alleged infringement of certain chip technology.

Telemach Slovenia Taking the Lead in More Market Segments

Telemach Slovenia Taking the Lead in More Market Segments

4 Mar 2021 comment

Slovenian braodband market is a very competitive one, since there are four strong operators with its own infrastructure, said Adrian Ježina, CEO at Telemach Slovenia, in an exclusive interview with ICT Business.

GSMA Urges EC to Expand BCRD

GSMA Urges EC to Expand BCRD

4 Mar 2021 comment

The GSMA has urged the European Commission to expand the scope of a draft directive on cutting the cost of deploying broadband networks.

The Self-Driving Car Companies Going The Distance

The Self-Driving Car Companies Going The Distance

3 Mar 2021 comment

Even though the technology behind autonomous vehicles has progressed hugely in recent years, it's still by no means perfect.

Judge Approves Facebook's $650 Million Privacy Settlement

Judge Approves Facebook's $650 Million Privacy Settlement

3 Mar 2021 comment

Almost 1.6 million Facebook users in the US state of Illinois will receive a payment from the tech giant.

IFA Berlin 2021 Starts Tech Up For Women Conference

IFA Berlin 2021 Starts Tech Up For Women Conference

2 Mar 2021 comment

IFA announced it will launch the first International Tech Up For Women Conference in partnership with Global Training Events Group in September 2021.

Electric Vehicle Investment Growth

Electric Vehicle Investment Growth

1 Mar 2021 comment

A growing body of experts, forecasts and predictive models are all pointing to the next decade being dominated by renewable energy and electric vehicles.

4Q20 Signals TIM's Successful Transformation

4Q20 Signals TIM's Successful Transformation

1 Mar 2021 comment

4Q20 performance is an indicator that the transformation efforts are beginning to show results, Telekom Italia said in a financial report.

The World’s Biggest Sovereign Wealth Funds

The World’s Biggest Sovereign Wealth Funds

28 Feb 2021 comment

The Norwegian Government Pension Fund is the largest of any sovereign wealth fund in the world.

Himalayan Glaciers in Distress

Himalayan Glaciers in Distress

27 Feb 2021 comment

Glacial calving high up in the Himalayas caused a flash flood in the Indian state of Uttarakhand that killed dozens and washed away new dams and bridges.

DT's 2020 Revenue Tops €100 Billion

DT's 2020 Revenue Tops €100 Billion

27 Feb 2021 comment

Deutsche Telekom broke new ground in the 2020 financial year.

Telefónica’s Net Income Grows 38.5 Percent in 2020

Telefónica’s Net Income Grows 38.5 Percent in 2020

26 Feb 2021 comment

Telefónica reported a net income of €1,582 million in 2020, 38.5% up vs. the previous year.

UK Consumer Group Sues Qualcomm

UK Consumer Group Sues Qualcomm

26 Feb 2021 comment

UK consumer advocacy group, named "Which?", filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm.

HT Revenue Decreased by 3.2 Percent in 2020

HT Revenue Decreased by 3.2 Percent in 2020

25 Feb 2021 comment

Hrvatski telekom said that 2020 was a year of great milestone achievements for the company.

Australia Retreats from Web News Rules

Australia Retreats from Web News Rules

24 Feb 2021 comment

Australia watered down rules covering payments for news content by web giants.

Disney+ Passes 90 Million Subscribers Three Years Ahead of Schedule

Disney+ Passes 90 Million Subscribers Three Years Ahead of Schedule

23 Feb 2021 comment

About 14 months after launching in North America and the Netherlands on November 12, 2019, Disney+ has already achieved what it set out to do in 2024, that is reach 90 million subscribers.

MWC Shanghai 2021 Starts as a Hybrid Event

MWC Shanghai 2021 Starts as a Hybrid Event

23 Feb 2021 comment

GSMA has announced that MWC Shanghai 2021 is the first large-scale hybrid event of its kind, ensuring that people worldwide can enjoy one of the most anticipated events in months, in-person or virtually.

Huawei Announces Mate X2

Huawei Announces Mate X2

23 Feb 2021 comment

Huawei unveiled its flagship foldable smartphone for the Chinese market, the Mate X2.

Cheating at the Dating Game

Cheating at the Dating Game

22 Feb 2021 comment

As millions of people around the world were trying to find a last-minute (virtual) date for Valentine’s Day, Tinder’s servers were probably running hot.

WhatsApp Will Try Again with Privacy Policy Update

WhatsApp Will Try Again with Privacy Policy Update

22 Feb 2021 comment

WhatsApp will share more information about a controversial privacy policy update.

Huawei Claims They Built Half of 5G Networks in the World

Huawei Claims They Built Half of 5G Networks in the World

22 Feb 2021 comment

Ryan Ding, president of Huawei’s Carrier Business Group, claims that the company has built more than half of the 140 commercial 5G networks deployed in 59 countries so far.

A New Year Every Two Months? Year-End Celebrations Around the World

A New Year Every Two Months? Year-End Celebrations Around the World

21 Feb 2021 comment

Lunar New Year festivities, celebrated in China, Vietnam and South Korea, are ringing in a new year on February 12.

Canada to Follow Australia in News Content Legislation

Canada to Follow Australia in News Content Legislation

21 Feb 2021 comment

Canada will follow in the footsteps of Australia by introducing legislation requiring Facebook to pay for news content from local publishers.

GDP Growth Continues Coronavirus Slump

GDP Growth Continues Coronavirus Slump

20 Feb 2021 comment

GDP figures by the OECD for the fourth quarter of 2020 show the ongoing impact the coronavirus is having on economies around the world.

Facebook Blocks News Sharing in Australia

Facebook Blocks News Sharing in Australia

19 Feb 2021 comment

Facebook blocked publishers and users in Australia from viewing and sharing news on its site.

HT Invites Students to Apply for the Women's STEM Award 2021

HT Invites Students to Apply for the Women's STEM Award 2021

18 Feb 2021 comment

Hrvatski Telekom invited female students of STEM faculties in Croatia to participate in the international Women's STEM Award program.

Intelsat Plans to End Bankruptcy

Intelsat Plans to End Bankruptcy

18 Feb 2021 comment

Satellite service provider Intelsat asked a judge to approve a financial restructuring proposal.

Apple Tops Smartphone Market With All-Time Record

Apple Tops Smartphone Market With All-Time Record

17 Feb 2021 comment

Thanks to record-breaking sales of its first 5G iPhones, Apple regained the top spot in the smartphone market in the fourth quarter of 2020.

U.S. Army Selects IBM for the Third Time

U.S. Army Selects IBM for the Third Time

17 Feb 2021 comment

IBM has renewed a contract with the U.S. Army to continue providing a full portfolio of IT management services to the U.S. Army Materiel Command Logistics Data Analysis Center (LDAC).

Ekholm Concerned about EU Telco Sector

Ekholm Concerned about EU Telco Sector

17 Feb 2021 comment

Borje Ekholm, Ericsson CEO, is concerned about the lack of incentive for operators in Europe to build 5G infrastructure.