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Huawei Certified as a Top Employer in 10 Countries in Europe

Huawei Certified as a Top Employer in 10 Countries in Europe

22 Jan 2022 comment

Huawei has been certified as a Top Employer in Europe for the third consecutive year, with certification in 10 countries, namely Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, and the UK.

HT Transfers Shares of Optima Telekom to Telemach Hrvatska

HT Transfers Shares of Optima Telekom to Telemach Hrvatska

22 Jan 2022 comment

Following the earlier announcement, Hrvatski Telekom and Zagrebačka banka closed the transaction of the sale of their shares in Optima Telekom.

Apple Fires Back at Ericsson After New Lawsuits

Apple Fires Back at Ericsson After New Lawsuits

21 Jan 2022 comment

Apple responded in a patent fight with Ericsson, countersuing the vendor and pressing the US International Trade Commission (ITC) to ban imports of its mobile infrastructure equipment.

European Parliament Supported Digital Services Act

European Parliament Supported Digital Services Act

21 Jan 2022 comment

The European Parliament accepted a proposal for new rules aimed at tech giants.

Telecom Italia Plans Alternative Options on KKR Takeover Bid

Telecom Italia Plans Alternative Options on KKR Takeover Bid

20 Jan 2022 comment

Pietro Labriola, the GM of Telecom Italia, outlined a plan offering alternative options to a takeover bid by KKR.

Ericsson Files Two New 5G Patent Lawsuits Against Apple

Ericsson Files Two New 5G Patent Lawsuits Against Apple

20 Jan 2022 comment

Ericsson filed a pair of fresh 5G lawsuits against Apple covering a string of intellectual property.

Microsoft Plans to Acquire Activision Blizzard

Microsoft Plans to Acquire Activision Blizzard

19 Jan 2022 comment

Microsoft announced plans to acquire Activision Blizzard. At $68.7 billion, this is the biggest gaming industry deal in history.

Qualcomm Announces Collaboration with Microsoft

Qualcomm Announces Collaboration with Microsoft

18 Jan 2022 comment

Qualcomm announced a collaboration with Microsoft to expand and accelerate the adoption of augmented reality in both the consumer and enterprise sector.

Italy to Award €3.7 Billion Through Gigabit Broadband Fund

Italy to Award €3.7 Billion Through Gigabit Broadband Fund

18 Jan 2022 comment

The government of Italy allocated €3.7 billion to boost the deployment of 1Gb/s broadband services in underserved areas.

Siemens and LG Energy Solution to Collaborate on Battery Manufacturing

Siemens and LG Energy Solution to Collaborate on Battery Manufacturing

17 Jan 2022 comment

Siemens and LG Energy Solution (LGES) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to increase cooperation in the field of battery manufacturing, particularly the digitization of the production process.

Meta Faces Lawsuit in the UK over Data Use

Meta Faces Lawsuit in the UK over Data Use

17 Jan 2022 comment

Meta faces a huge lawsuit in the UK in which it could be fined £2.3 billion.

Microsoft Lures Apple Chip Expert for Azure Cloud

Microsoft Lures Apple Chip Expert for Azure Cloud

16 Jan 2022 comment

An Apple employee Mike Filippo took Microsoft's offer to join their team.

Siemens Honors 15 Women and Men as 2021 Inventors of the Year

Siemens Honors 15 Women and Men as 2021 Inventors of the Year

16 Jan 2022 comment

For years, Siemens has been among the companies filing the highest number of patent applications worldwide.

Xiaomi Welcomes Findings of the German Office for Information Security

Xiaomi Welcomes Findings of the German Office for Information Security

15 Jan 2022 comment

Xiaomi received a decision by which the German IT security watchdog proves it adheres to relevant EU data privacy and security laws.

Antitrust Case against Meta in the US Set to Proceed

Antitrust Case against Meta in the US Set to Proceed

14 Jan 2022 comment

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will have another chance to bring an antitrust case against Meta Platforms.

AGRIVI Secures €1.15 Million EU Funds for AI-Driven Agronomic Adviser

AGRIVI Secures €1.15 Million EU Funds for AI-Driven Agronomic Adviser

14 Jan 2022 comment

European Innovation Council (EIC) has awarded AGRIVI with €1.15 million funding for building the AI-driven agronomic adviser to support farms in meeting crop protection and food safety compliance.

€258 Million in EU Fund for 5G and Gigabit Networks

€258 Million in EU Fund for 5G and Gigabit Networks

14 Jan 2022 comment

The European Commission invited interested parties to funding aimed at improving 5G, cloud infrastructure, and high-speed Gigabit networks throughout the EU.

Bosch Plans to Acquire Building Automation Specialist Hoerburger

Bosch Plans to Acquire Building Automation Specialist Hoerburger

13 Jan 2022 comment

Bosch Building Technologies plans to acquire Hoerburger.

Government Wants to Control Telecom Italia Key Assets

Government Wants to Control Telecom Italia Key Assets

13 Jan 2022 comment

Italian government insists to retain control of Telecom Italia’s strategic assets in case of a takeover.

Take-Two Interactive to Buy Zynga in a $13 Billion Deal

Take-Two Interactive to Buy Zynga in a $13 Billion Deal

12 Jan 2022 comment

Take-Two Interactive arranged a deal to acquire developer Zynga for a total enterprise value of $12.7 billion.

Organizations in Europe and Central Asia Invested $1 Trillion in IT in 2021

Organizations in Europe and Central Asia Invested $1 Trillion in IT in 2021

12 Jan 2022 comment

Public and private sector organizations in Europe and Central Asia invested almost $1 trillion in information technology in 2021, according to IDC.

Nokia Expects to Exceed 2021 Financial Guidance

Nokia Expects to Exceed 2021 Financial Guidance

12 Jan 2022 comment

Nokia said it will exceed its financial guidance for 2021 after generating more income than anticipated in the fourth quarter.

SK Hynix to Partner with Qualcomm on AI Chips

SK Hynix to Partner with Qualcomm on AI Chips

11 Jan 2022 comment

SK Hynix plans to jointly invest with sister company SK Telecom and Qualcomm to develop energy-efficient AI chips.

T-Mobile Adds More Post-Paid Customers, Agrees on Tower Deal

T-Mobile Adds More Post-Paid Customers, Agrees on Tower Deal

10 Jan 2022 comment

In its preliminary results for the final quarter of 2021, T-Mobile US said it expects to lead in post-paid customer net additions.

Nokia Phones Ready for the US Push in H1

Nokia Phones Ready for the US Push in H1

9 Jan 2022 comment

HMD Global announced details of its first batch of Nokia handsets for the coming year at CES 2022.

Samsung Reveals Profit Jump in the Fourth Quarter

Samsung Reveals Profit Jump in the Fourth Quarter

8 Jan 2022 comment

In the profit guidance for the last quarter of 2021, Samsung announced it expects higher quarterly profit in four years.

Lenovo Unveils new Products and Solutions at CES 2022

Lenovo Unveils new Products and Solutions at CES 2022

7 Jan 2022 comment

At CES 2022, Lenovo unveiled a portfolio of new products and solutions.

Samsung Unveils its New Lifestyle Vision at CES 2022

Samsung Unveils its New Lifestyle Vision at CES 2022

7 Jan 2022 comment

Samsung unveiled its vision for the future, “Together for tomorrow”, during a pre-show keynote event at CES 2022.

German Cartel Office Sets Crosshairs on Google

German Cartel Office Sets Crosshairs on Google

6 Jan 2022 comment

The Bundeskartellamt, German competition authority, said it was examining Google's use of personal data and its News Showcase product under its new powers to regulate internet companies.

Sony Plans to Establish Electric Vehicle Company

Sony Plans to Establish Electric Vehicle Company

5 Jan 2022 comment

Mobility is becoming a new must-have for tech companies.