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Ericsson Offloads IoT Business to Aeris

Ericsson Offloads IoT Business to Aeris

8 Dec 2022 comment

Ericsson agreed to sell its IoT Accelerator and Connected Vehicle Cloud businesses to Aeris Communications.

TSMC to Invest $40 Billion in US Chip Plants

TSMC to Invest $40 Billion in US Chip Plants

8 Dec 2022 comment

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) confirmed it will expand chip production in the US.

European Council Makes Headway Towards EU Digital Wallet

European Council Makes Headway Towards EU Digital Wallet

7 Dec 2022 comment

The European Council adopted its common position on the proposed legislation regarding the framework for a European digital identity (eID).

AT&T Settles to Pay $6.3 Million Over SEC Lawsuit

AT&T Settles to Pay $6.3 Million Over SEC Lawsuit

6 Dec 2022 comment

The US operator AT&T agreed to pay the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) $6.3 million.

Apple Continues to Shift Production Out of China

Apple Continues to Shift Production Out of China

6 Dec 2022 comment

Apple stepped up a transfer of some production out of China.

US Court Orders New Google Play Store Lawsuit

US Court Orders New Google Play Store Lawsuit

5 Dec 2022 comment

A US court ordered a lawsuit against Google over allegations of illegally monopolizing the app distribution market for Android devices that could proceed as a class action case.

Siemens Launches Digitalization Academy

Siemens Launches Digitalization Academy

4 Dec 2022 comment

Siemens is launching an academy for continuing education that will focus on technical up- and reskilling.

Google Drags Massive Android Fine to ECJ

Google Drags Massive Android Fine to ECJ

4 Dec 2022 comment

Google decided to continue the fight against a €4.1 billion fine levied by the European Commission for alleged market dominance of its Android operating system.

US Drops Charges Against Huawei CFO

US Drops Charges Against Huawei CFO

3 Dec 2022 comment

Prosecutors told a judge to dismiss charges against Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of founder Ren Zhengfei.

Italian Fixed Network Plan Gets Scrubbed

Italian Fixed Network Plan Gets Scrubbed

2 Dec 2022 comment

Open Fiber and its partners let the deadline on an agreement to merge fixed assets with Telecom Italia expire.

TSMC to Boost Planned Chip Production at the Future US Facility

TSMC to Boost Planned Chip Production at the Future US Facility

2 Dec 2022 comment

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) will boost the planned capacity and produce more advanced chips at a $12 billion facility scheduled to open in the US in 2024.

Qualcomm and Siemens Collaborate on 5G Smart Building Networks

Qualcomm and Siemens Collaborate on 5G Smart Building Networks

1 Dec 2022 comment

Qualcomm and Siemens Smart Infrastructure are working together to reimagine building automation by applying a 5G private network (PN), based on the Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System in the Americas.

Amazon Had the Biggest Holiday Shopping Weekend Ever

Amazon Had the Biggest Holiday Shopping Weekend Ever

1 Dec 2022 comment

Amazon announced that this Thanksgiving holiday shopping weekend was its biggest ever.

EC Adopts the New Drone Market Development Strategy

EC Adopts the New Drone Market Development Strategy

30 Nov 2022 comment

The European Commission adopted the European Drone Strategy 2.0.

Nokia to Open New 5G and 6G Research and Development Center in Portugal

Nokia to Open New 5G and 6G Research and Development Center in Portugal

30 Nov 2022 comment

Nokia announced the opening of a new research and development center focused on 5G and future 6G mobile network technology at its Portuguese campus in Amadora.

Musk Hints Aiming at Smartphone Production

Musk Hints Aiming at Smartphone Production

29 Nov 2022 comment

Elon Musk indicated he would reluctantly move into the smartphone-making business if Twitter was taken off Apple and Google’s app stores.

IT Companies Dominate the Global Top 100 Brand Corporations List

IT Companies Dominate the Global Top 100 Brand Corporations List

27 Nov 2022 comment

In the 2022 edition of the European Brand Institute’s Global Top 100, IT companies are dominating the top of the list.

EC Buoyant on In-Flight 5G Coverage

EC Buoyant on In-Flight 5G Coverage

27 Nov 2022 comment

The European Commission detailed progress in delivering 5G coverage for in-flight connectivity and road transport.

Foxconn Protests Expected to Cut Chinese iPhone Output by 30 Percent

Foxconn Protests Expected to Cut Chinese iPhone Output by 30 Percent

26 Nov 2022 comment

Disruptions at Hon Hai Technology Group’s largest facility in China could reduce the production of iPhones by at least 30% this month, Reuters reported.

Battle Against Hate Speech in the EU Slows Down

Battle Against Hate Speech in the EU Slows Down

26 Nov 2022 comment

In its seventh evaluation of the Code of Conduct on countering illegal hate speech online, the European Commission says there was a decrease in companies' notice-and-action results.

Economic Uncertainty Delays Arm IPO

Economic Uncertainty Delays Arm IPO

25 Nov 2022 comment

Arm chiefs warned investors although it was committed to IPO the business during 2023, it would be unlikely to meet its initial timeline of early in the year.

India to Enforce USB-C Uniformed Chargers

India to Enforce USB-C Uniformed Chargers

25 Nov 2022 comment

Ministry of Consumer Affairs of India detailed legislation to enforce the adoption of a uniform charging port to curb e-waste and push effective implementation.

EU States Advance Chip Funding Plan

EU States Advance Chip Funding Plan

25 Nov 2022 comment

The European Commission’s plan to push forward chip manufacturing within the EU has advanced, Reuters reported.

UK to Investigate Broadcom – VMware Deal

UK to Investigate Broadcom – VMware Deal

24 Nov 2022 comment

CMA, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority, started an investigation into a proposed $69 billion deal by chipmaker Broadcom to acquire cloud player VMware.

Waning Smartphone Demand Affects Xiaomi’s Revenue in Q3

Waning Smartphone Demand Affects Xiaomi’s Revenue in Q3

24 Nov 2022 comment

Xiaomi went into negative territory in the third quarter of 2022.

HT's Regional Telekom eSport Championship Competition Ends

HT's Regional Telekom eSport Championship Competition Ends

23 Nov 2022 comment

The first regional Telekom eSport Championship, launched by Hrvatski Telekom, Crnogorski, and Makedonski Telekom, for gaming enthusiasts from Croatia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and the entire region, had its grand finale last weekend.

Infobip Enters Street Fashion by Launching a Limited Edition NFT Hoodie

Infobip Enters Street Fashion by Launching a Limited Edition NFT Hoodie

23 Nov 2022 comment

Infobip collaborated with IUTD Studios to launch an innovative, limited-edition NFT hoodie.

AWS Launches Infrastructure Region in Spain

AWS Launches Infrastructure Region in Spain

22 Nov 2022 comment

Amazon Web Services announced the launch of its eighth infrastructure Region in Europe, the AWS Europe (Spain) Region.

TikTok Becomes the Latest Member of the GSMA

TikTok Becomes the Latest Member of the GSMA

22 Nov 2022 comment

TikTok joined the GSMA as a new member of the industry association.

Cisco Reaches Record Quarterly Revenue

Cisco Reaches Record Quarterly Revenue

21 Nov 2022 comment

Cisco delivered the largest quarterly revenue in the company’s history.