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The Vinyl Comeback Continues

The Vinyl Comeback Continues

3 Apr 2021 comment

Continuing one of the more surprising comebacks of the digital age, vinyl album sales in the United States have grown for the 15th consecutive year.

FTC Drops Qualcomm Competition Case

FTC Drops Qualcomm Competition Case

3 Apr 2021 comment

The US Federal Trade Commission dropped a patent licensing case against Qualcomm.

Photo Industry Association PIV Supports Partnership or IFA and Berlin Photo Week

Photo Industry Association PIV Supports Partnership or IFA and Berlin Photo Week

2 Apr 2021 comment

IFA Berlin is adding the Imaging category to its product portfolio this year, thanks to its new and exclusive partnership with Berlin Photo Week.

Microsoft Strikes $22 Billion Deal on Army AR

Microsoft Strikes $22 Billion Deal on Army AR

2 Apr 2021 comment

The US Army announced that it will work with Microsoft on the production phase of the Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) program.

Ninefold Increase in Moscow’s Financial Support for Tech Businesses

Ninefold Increase in Moscow’s Financial Support for Tech Businesses

1 Apr 2021 comment

The amount of financial support provided by Moscow to technology companies increased ninefold in 2020.

US Sanctions Have Hurt Huawei's Growth in 2020

US Sanctions Have Hurt Huawei's Growth in 2020

1 Apr 2021 comment

Huawei’s growth slowed in 2020, with China accounting for a larger portion of its revenue.

Court Dismissed Nokia Shareholder Lawsuit

Court Dismissed Nokia Shareholder Lawsuit

1 Apr 2021 comment

A US judge dismissed a lawsuit accusing Nokia of misleading shareholders on difficulties integrating Alcatel-Lucent assets into its business and its progress with 5G.

Three Most Influential Analysts by Telco Technology Buyers

Three Most Influential Analysts by Telco Technology Buyers

31 Mar 2021 comment

As part of an independent survey, commissioned by PR agency CCgroup, the new report named most influential analysts by telco technology buyers.

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference is Back in its All-Online Format

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference is Back in its All-Online Format

31 Mar 2021 comment

Apple will host its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) June 7 through 11, in an all-online format.

Microsoft Helps 30 Million People to Acquire Digital Skills During Pandemic

Microsoft Helps 30 Million People to Acquire Digital Skills During Pandemic

31 Mar 2021 comment

Microsoft said it has helped over 30 million people in 249 countries and territories gain access to digital skills, topping its initial goal of 25 million last June.

4iG Considering Acquisition of DIGI Group’s Hungarian Operations

4iG Considering Acquisition of DIGI Group’s Hungarian Operations

31 Mar 2021 comment

Hungarian company 4iG struck a preliminary deal to buy the operations of DIGIMobil parent Digi Communications.

Ekholm Maintains Focus on European 5G Lag

Ekholm Maintains Focus on European 5G Lag

30 Mar 2021 comment

Speaking at Ericsson Shareholder Dialogue, President and CEO, Börje Ekholm, summarized the company's focused business strategy, its financial performance and the measures taken to handle the global pandemic during 2020.

IBM Has Spin Off Infrastructure Management to the New Company NewCo

IBM Has Spin Off Infrastructure Management to the New Company NewCo

30 Mar 2021 comment

One of the largest and oldest IT companies in the world, IBM continues to adapt quickly to the market, and one of them is the separation of infrastructure management into a new company NewCo, said to ICTbusiness.biz Davor Malojčić, General Manager, Global Technology Services, IBM Central and Eastern Europe.

Card Over Cash?

Card Over Cash?

29 Mar 2021 comment

People around the world disagree to a high degree about what the superior method of payment is.

HT Awarded Cycle Friendly Employer Certificate

HT Awarded Cycle Friendly Employer Certificate

29 Mar 2021 comment

Hrvatski Telekom is the first telecom in Croatia to be awarded the Cycle-Friendly Employer.

DT Loses Appeal in Slovakia

DT Loses Appeal in Slovakia

29 Mar 2021 comment

Deutsche Telekom has lost a legal battle in Slovakia spanning seven years.

Fastest Brand Growth in 2020

Fastest Brand Growth in 2020

28 Mar 2021 comment

2020 has been a pivotal year for various brands in the U.S.

Telefonica Moves on IoT and Blockchain Integration

Telefonica Moves on IoT and Blockchain Integration

28 Mar 2021 comment

Telefonica made a move to combine IoT and blockchain technologies, as it looks to provide enterprises with a more secure means of tracking and verifying data gathered by sensors, and create Industry 4.0 systems.

The Most Popular Passwords Around the World

The Most Popular Passwords Around the World

27 Mar 2021 comment

Cyber security is a topic for tech experts, sure, but every layperson can also do his or her part in an area of cyber security that isn't so hard to understand: safe passwords.

Europe Needs €300B for 5G and fiber optics networks ETNO Warns

Europe Needs €300B for 5G and fiber optics networks ETNO Warns

27 Mar 2021 comment

Europe needs to up network investment to €300 billion up to 2025 in 5G and fiber optics to ensure the continent taps into the full economic potential of 5G, telecoms association ETNO concluded in a new report on the technology.

Qualcomm Unveils New Snapdragon 5G Chipset

Qualcomm Unveils New Snapdragon 5G Chipset

26 Mar 2021 comment

Qualcomm announced availability of its latest 5G chipset, the Snapdragon 780G.

Second Season of Hrvatski Telekom e-League Starts

Second Season of Hrvatski Telekom e-League Starts

25 Mar 2021 comment

The excellent premiere season of the Hrvatski Telekom e-League, the satisfaction of the players, and the strong interest of viewers is the reason for an even bigger, more attractive new season.

LG Stops Launch of New Smartphones

LG Stops Launch of New Smartphones

25 Mar 2021 comment

LG has stopped the release of all new smartphones.

Gamescom 2021 Planned as a Hybrid Event

Gamescom 2021 Planned as a Hybrid Event

25 Mar 2021 comment

With its purely digital concept, gamescom was able to celebrate success in 2020.

Intel Invests $20 Billion in Chip Manufacturing

Intel Invests $20 Billion in Chip Manufacturing

25 Mar 2021 comment

Intel unveiled plans to increase production in its semiconductor manufacturing facilities.

Exclusive Networks Had Strong 2020 Performance and Financial Results

Exclusive Networks Had Strong 2020 Performance and Financial Results

24 Mar 2021 comment

Exclusive Networks, the global infrastructure specialist, announced its 2020 financial results, showing strong growth achieved amid unprecedented worldwide trading conditions.

Rimac Automobile Open R/D Office in UK's Warwick Enterprise Park

Rimac Automobile Open R/D Office in UK's Warwick Enterprise Park

24 Mar 2021 comment

Rimac Automobili this week welcomed UK Minister of State for Trade Policy, Greg Hands, to its HQ just outside Zagreb, Croatia.

Discord Considering $10 Billion Sale to Microsoft

Discord Considering $10 Billion Sale to Microsoft

24 Mar 2021 comment

Microsoft emerged as a potential buyer of gamer messaging service Discord.

IBM Launches Fourth Annual Call for Code Global Challenge

IBM Launches Fourth Annual Call for Code Global Challenge

23 Mar 2021 comment

Together with Call for Code Creator David Clark Cause, Charitable Partner United Nations Human Rights, and the Linux Foundation, IBM announced the launch of the 2021 Call for Code Global Challenge.

E-Commerce Still Has Customers to Win

E-Commerce Still Has Customers to Win

22 Mar 2021 comment

The UK may be one of the most advanced e-commerce markets in the world, but even there, online shopping still hasn’t reached everyone.