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The Merger of T-Mobile US and Sprint Is Finalized

The Merger of T-Mobile US and Sprint Is Finalized

2 Apr 2020 comment

T-Mobile US and Sprint, merged to create the all-new, larger T-Mobile.

Huawei Released 2019 Annual Report with revenue up 19.1 percent

Huawei Released 2019 Annual Report with revenue up 19.1 percent

1 Apr 2020 comment

Chinese tech giant Huawei released its 2019 Annual Report, detailing a solid business performance.

Governmental and Business Representative Activities in the Last Week are Showing Results

Governmental and Business Representative Activities in the Last Week are Showing Results

1 Apr 2020 comment

The second package of Government measures is very similar to the list of 10 demands the Initiative GLAS PODUZETNIKA sent ten days ago.

Ekholm Believes that Pandemics Will Not Derail Ericsson's Strategy

Ekholm Believes that Pandemics Will Not Derail Ericsson's Strategy

1 Apr 2020 comment

At the annual general meeting, Ericsson CEO Borje Ekholm told shareholders that the ongoing coronavirus pandemic would not derail its strategy.

Alphabet Will Donate $800 Million for COVID-19 Fight

Alphabet Will Donate $800 Million for COVID-19 Fight

1 Apr 2020 comment

Google's parent company Alphabet plans to donate more than $800 million to help tackle coronavirus.

COVID-19 Delayed New 5G Protocols

COVID-19 Delayed New 5G Protocols

30 Mar 2020 comment

Technical specifications industrial group 3GPP has pushed back the release of the next two batches of 5G protocols by three months.

Nokia Completes Acquisition of Elenion Technologies

Nokia Completes Acquisition of Elenion Technologies

29 Mar 2020 comment

Nokia completed acquisition of Elenion Technologies, a U.S.-based company focusing on silicon photonics technology.

Huawei Boosts R&D to Prepare for COVID-19 Financial Hit

Huawei Boosts R&D to Prepare for COVID-19 Financial Hit

29 Mar 2020 comment

In order to prepare for a financial hit from the COVID-19 outbreak, Huawei has accelerated its commitment to develop home-grown technologies by boosting R&D spending.

WHO Warns that Privacy Regulations Must Be Followed

WHO Warns that Privacy Regulations Must Be Followed

28 Mar 2020 comment

Technology played an important role in tackling COVID-19, the World Health Organisation said.

Croatia Faces 300,000 Layoffs Within Three Months

Croatia Faces 300,000 Layoffs Within Three Months

26 Mar 2020 comment

VOICE OF ENTREPRENEURS initiative requests dismissal of minister Horvat

GSMA Announced Details of a Financial Package for MWC20

GSMA Announced Details of a Financial Package for MWC20

26 Mar 2020 comment

Following the cancellation of MWC Barcelona 2020, the GSMA has considered a financial package for its clients.

Xiaomi Unveils Two 5G Smartphones

Xiaomi Unveils Two 5G Smartphones

25 Mar 2020 comment

Chinese vendor Xiaomi added two 5G capable models to its K30 smartphone range.

Bosch Is Increasing Stake in Ceres Power

Bosch Is Increasing Stake in Ceres Power

24 Mar 2020 comment

Bosch has increased its stake in Ceres Power from 3.9 to 18 percent.

HMD Unveiled First Nokia 5G Smartphone

HMD Unveiled First Nokia 5G Smartphone

22 Mar 2020 comment

HMD Global unveiled four Nokia devices, including the first 5G smartphone using the iconic brand.

Photokina 2020 Is Canceled

Photokina 2020 Is Canceled

21 Mar 2020 comment

After intensive consultation, Koelnmesse has decided to cancel Photokina 2020, originally planned to be held 27 to 30 May 2020.

European Regulators Warn Operators to Comply with Open Internet Rules

European Regulators Warn Operators to Comply with Open Internet Rules

21 Mar 2020 comment

Market regulators across EU have warned operators to comply with open internet rules which only allow exceptional traffic management measures to mitigate impending network congestion.

IBM and Cisco Facilitate Remote Teaching in Madrid

IBM and Cisco Facilitate Remote Teaching in Madrid

20 Mar 2020 comment

All private and public schools in the Madrid will be able to continue attending their classes using free tele-teaching tools.

Apple Unveils New iPad Pro

Apple Unveils New iPad Pro

20 Mar 2020 comment

Apple has announced new version of iPad Pro for whitch they claim is the most advanced so far.

French Firm Uncovers Malware Targeting Mobile Users on GooglePlay

French Firm Uncovers Malware Targeting Mobile Users on GooglePlay

19 Mar 2020 comment

Evina, Paris-headquartered scale-up, recently unmasked malware that has been downloaded by over a million mobile users.

France Postpones 5G Auction

France Postpones 5G Auction

18 Mar 2020 comment

French telecoms regulator Arcep put plans for a 5G spectrum auction, scheduled to take place in April, on hold.

A Record Fine for Apple in France

A Record Fine for Apple in France

17 Mar 2020 comment

For the second time in a month, French competition authorities fined Apple.

Apple’s WWDC 2020 Will Be Held in June with an All-New Online Format

Apple’s WWDC 2020 Will Be Held in June with an All-New Online Format

16 Mar 2020 comment

Apple announced it will host its annual Worldwide Developers Conference in June.

Bill Gates Steps Down from Microsoft Board of Directors

Bill Gates Steps Down from Microsoft Board of Directors

15 Mar 2020 comment

Microsoft announced that Co-Founder and Technology Advisor Bill Gates stepped down from the company’s Board of Directors.

BT Chief Runs Business from Home After Virus Infection

BT Chief Runs Business from Home After Virus Infection

15 Mar 2020 comment

Philip Jansen, CEO of BT Group, assured that there would be no disruption to the operator’s business after the company revealed he had self-isolated at home following a positive diagnosis for coronavirus.

Bank who got the first GDPR fine in Croatia has been consciously violating human rights for almost a year and got more than 30 notices from data protection authority before it was actually fined

Bank who got the first GDPR fine in Croatia has been consciously violating human rights for almost a year and got more than 30 notices from data protection authority before it was actually fined

14 Mar 2020 comment

On March 13th 2020. croatian data protection authority (AZOP) published an information about issuing first GDPR fine in Croatia. According to fuzzy local law, it is not really clear how transparent AZOP has to be with regards to issuing fines, although local regulation does require non-anonymised fines to be published on the AZOP web site in case they are bigger than 100.000 HRK (about 13.150 EUR).

UK Regulator Defines Rules for 5G Spectrum Auction

UK Regulator Defines Rules for 5G Spectrum Auction

14 Mar 2020 comment

Ofcom, UK telecommunications regulator, finalised rules for an upcoming auction of spectrum in the 700MHz and 3.6GHz to 3.8GHz bands.

Infobip Rated Tier 1 SMS Firewall Vendor in ROCCO Survey

Infobip Rated Tier 1 SMS Firewall Vendor in ROCCO Survey

13 Mar 2020 comment

Infobip has achieved a Tier 1 rating status in the ROCCO SMS Firewall survey for the third year running, receiving a 4.37 overall rating out of a possible 5.

Yahoo and Verizon Launch Yahoo Mobile

Yahoo and Verizon Launch Yahoo Mobile

12 Mar 2020 comment

Yahoo, part of the Verizon Media portfolio, unveiled its first-ever unlimited phone plan, Yahoo Mobile.

Sensor Tower Accused of Secret Data Gathering

Sensor Tower Accused of Secret Data Gathering

12 Mar 2020 comment

Sensor Tower was accused of obtaining data from millions of users through VPN and ad-blocking apps, BuzzFeed News reported.

GTI and GSMA Call Governments to Facilitate the 5G Era

GTI and GSMA Call Governments to Facilitate the 5G Era

11 Mar 2020 comment

Countries must step up their efforts to facilitate the 5G era by backing more supportive policies, according to a new GTI study, produced in collaboration with the GSMA.