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Nokia Wins AT&T C-Band Deal

Nokia Wins AT&T C-Band Deal

22 Mar 2021 comment

Nokia signed a five-year deal with AT&T to deploy the mobile operator’s C-Band network in parts of the U.S.

Where The Most Journalists Are Imprisoned Worldwide

Where The Most Journalists Are Imprisoned Worldwide

21 Mar 2021 comment

274 journalists were in jail due to their work as of December 01, 2020, a figure that exceeds the high of 272 recorded in 2016.

Vodafone to Generate €2.3 Billion as Tower Unit Trading Begins

Vodafone to Generate €2.3 Billion as Tower Unit Trading Begins

21 Mar 2021 comment

Vodafone’s Vantage Towers began trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, with the listing valuing the infrastructure unit at more than €12.1 billion after shares were priced at €24 each.

Apple Grows Across the Board

Apple Grows Across the Board

20 Mar 2021 comment

Thanks to record-breaking iPhone sales, Apple reported the best quarter in its history, topping $100 billion in revenue for the first time.

WEF Names Ericsson US 5G Factory an Industry 4.0 Pioneer

WEF Names Ericsson US 5G Factory an Industry 4.0 Pioneer

20 Mar 2021 comment

Ericsson’s USA 5G Smart Factory in Lewisville, Texas, has been recognized by the World Economic Forum as a global front runner in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Lenovo Becomes First PC Company to Announce Collaboration with Stadia Pro

Lenovo Becomes First PC Company to Announce Collaboration with Stadia Pro

19 Mar 2021 comment

Lenovo has teamed up with Google to offer three months of free access to Stadia Pro, the cloud gaming subscription service offered by Google.

Nokia Plans to Speeds Up Transformation to Improve Profitability

Nokia Plans to Speeds Up Transformation to Improve Profitability

19 Mar 2021 comment

Nokia presented its business turnaround plan. CEO Pekka Lundmark is challenging the company to elevate itself into a position to shape next-generation access technology and connected enterprise opportunities as 5G hits its potential.

Qualcomm Completes Acquisition of NUVIA

Qualcomm Completes Acquisition of NUVIA

18 Mar 2021 comment

Qualcomm has completed its acquisition of the CPU and technology design company, NUVIA for $1.4 billion before working capital and other adjustments.

Huawei Unveils 5G Device Intellectual Property Royalty Rate

Huawei Unveils 5G Device Intellectual Property Royalty Rate

18 Mar 2021 comment

Huawei stepped up efforts to increase transparency around its patent cost structure and highlighted R&D progress.

Nokia to Reset its Cost Base to Invest in Future Capabilities

Nokia to Reset its Cost Base to Invest in Future Capabilities

17 Mar 2021 comment

Nokia’s business groups plans to reset their cost bases and invest in R&D and future capabilities including 5G, cloud and digital infrastructure, as well as other areas.

Facebook Agrees to Pay News Corp for Australia News

Facebook Agrees to Pay News Corp for Australia News

17 Mar 2021 comment

Facebook has signed a three-year deal to pay News Corp for access to its Australia news.

Samsung Named No.1 Global TV Manufacturer for 15 Consecutive Years

Samsung Named No.1 Global TV Manufacturer for 15 Consecutive Years

16 Mar 2021 comment

Samsung topped the global TV market for the 15th consecutive year, according to market research firm Omdia.

BT Starts Net Neutrality Debate

BT Starts Net Neutrality Debate

16 Mar 2021 comment

Marc Allera, BT Group consumer CEO, called for net neutrality rules in the UK to be eased.

How Common is Crypto?

How Common is Crypto?

15 Mar 2021 comment

Reliance on remittances and the prevalence of peer-to-peer phone payments have led to a steep rise of cryptocurrency use in Africa's largest economy.

IBM Positioned as a Leader in Two Gartner Magic Quadrant Reports

IBM Positioned as a Leader in Two Gartner Magic Quadrant Reports

15 Mar 2021 comment

Gartner has positioned IBM as a Leader in two newly published Gartner Magic Quadrant reports.

Qualcomm's Chip Shortage Hits Samsung

Qualcomm's Chip Shortage Hits Samsung

15 Mar 2021 comment

Samsung is among numerous device manufacturers affected by a shortage of Qualcomm chips.

Berners-Lee Warns on Youth Digital Divide

Berners-Lee Warns on Youth Digital Divide

14 Mar 2021 comment

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, cautioned of a growing digital divide which had widened during the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Facebook Responds to Company Breakup Calls

Facebook Responds to Company Breakup Calls

14 Mar 2021 comment

Facebook pressed a court to dismiss a pair of competition lawsuits filed by the US Federal Trade Commission and a coalition of 46 states which sought to break up the company.

Huawei Tops Share of Active 5G-Ready Devices Globally

Huawei Tops Share of Active 5G-Ready Devices Globally

13 Mar 2021 comment

Data analyzed by Finbold indicates that Chinese firm Huawei is leading in active 5G-ready devices with a share of 26.9% globally during Q4 2020.

Dubrovnik Schools and Kindergartens Measure Air Quality

Dubrovnik Schools and Kindergartens Measure Air Quality

13 Mar 2021 comment

Thanks to a project by Hrvatski Telekom and Smart Sense, three elementary schools and five kindergartens in the city of Dubrovnik measure the air quality in their premises in real time.

Samsung Extends Leadership in 5G Patents

Samsung Extends Leadership in 5G Patents

12 Mar 2021 comment

Samsung has ranked first in 5G Standard Essential Patent shares, according to a patent essentiality study conducted by IPlytics.

Apple Plans Germany 5G Unit to Be a Part of €1 Billion Investment

Apple Plans Germany 5G Unit to Be a Part of €1 Billion Investment

12 Mar 2021 comment

Apple announced plans to expand its engineering operation in Munich to include a facility focused on developing chips and software related to 5G and future wireless systems.

Siemens, IBM and Red Hat Launch Hybrid Cloud Initiative for Industrial IoT

Siemens, IBM and Red Hat Launch Hybrid Cloud Initiative for Industrial IoT

11 Mar 2021 comment

Siemens, IBM and Red Hat announced a collaboration that will use a hybrid cloud designed to deliver an open, flexible and more secure solution for manufacturers and plant operators.

EC Outlines Digital Goals in the Next Ten Years

EC Outlines Digital Goals in the Next Ten Years

11 Mar 2021 comment

The European Commission outlined a roadmap towards achieving a range of digital goals by 2030.

GSMA Presents Health Plan for MWC21; Ericsson Withdraws from Show

GSMA Presents Health Plan for MWC21; Ericsson Withdraws from Show

10 Mar 2021 comment

The GSMA has shared details of its health and safety plan for MWC21 Barcelona.

Samsung Will Invest $17 Billion to Expand US Chip Production

Samsung Will Invest $17 Billion to Expand US Chip Production

10 Mar 2021 comment

Samsung shared more details on a plan to expand its chip manufacturing operation in the US.

The Ups and Downs of Apple's China Business

The Ups and Downs of Apple's China Business

9 Mar 2021 comment

Having gone from growth driver to weak spot and back again before, Apple’s China business was a pleasant surprise this time around, when Apple reported its latest quarterly earnings.

The Time of Hybrid Cloud Solutions is Coming

The Time of Hybrid Cloud Solutions is Coming

9 Mar 2021 comment

The data center market is developing rapidly and it is increasingly about hybrid cloud solutions, Kirk Skaugen, Executive Vice President Lenovo, President Data Center Group, confirmed for ICTbusiness.info

Infobip's Customer Engagement and Service Solutions Available on Azure

Infobip's Customer Engagement and Service Solutions Available on Azure

9 Mar 2021 comment

Infobip announced its full Communications Platform as-a-Service offering is now available on Microsoft Azure.

Which Countries Have The Most Data Centers?

Which Countries Have The Most Data Centers?

8 Mar 2021 comment

The Cloudscene platform lists just over 7,500 data centers as being operation worldwide as of February 2021 but were are they located?