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TSMC to Invest $40 Billion in US Chip Plants

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

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

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 stepped up a transfer of some production out of China.

DT Sets Even Faster Pace for Fiber Rollout

In the coming year, Deutsche Telekom plans to significantly increase the pace of its fiber rollout.

US Court Orders New Google Play Store Lawsuit

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.

Hardcopy Peripherals Shipments Increased by 1.2 Percent in 3Q22

Worldwide shipments of hardcopy peripherals grew 1.2% year over year to 21.2 million units in the third quarter of 2022 (3Q22), according to IDC.

Germany Approves Bosch and Mercedes-Benz’s Driverless Parking System

Bosch and Mercedes-Benz have reached an important milestone on the way to automated driving. Germany’s Federal Motor Transport Authority (KBA) has approved their highly automated parking system for use in the P6 parking garage run by APCOA at Stuttgart Airport.

US Drops Charges Against Huawei CFO

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

India Becomes the Biggest Smartwatch Market in 3Q22

Despite inflation and geopolitical crises that have continued since the beginning of this year, the global smartwatch market shipments increased by 30% in the third quarter of 2022, according to Counterpoint Research.

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

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.

GSMA Announces Innovation Fund for Humanitarian Crises

Organizations with mobile and digital solutions which anticipate and enable early emergency responses to humanitarian crises can now apply for the GSMA Innovation Fund for Anticipatory Humanitarian Action.

Musk Hints Aiming at Smartphone Production

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

DT Testing 6 GHz Frequency Spectrum for Future Mobile Communications

Deutsche Telekom is campaigning for the use of additional frequency bands for mobile communications.

A New European Supercomputer Was Inaugurated in Italy

The European Commission together with the European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU), the Italian Ministry of Universities and Research, and the CINECA consortium inaugurated Europe's latest supercomputer.

Cisco Reaches Record Quarterly Revenue

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

Qualcomm Unveils AR Chipset for Smart Glasses

Qualcomm announced its new AR chipset developed for use in smart glasses.

Apple Reports a Record Quarterly Revenue

Despite the difficult global economic and political situation, Apple managed to post record results in its fiscal fourth quarter.

EC Proposes to Accelerate the Rollout of Instant Payments

The European Commission has adopted a legislative proposal to make instant payments in euros, available to all citizens and businesses holding a bank account in the EU and EEA countries.

Alphabet Revenue Slows in Q3

Google parent Alphabet’s revenue rose 6% year-on-year to $69 billion in the third quarter of 2022.

Huawei Plans to Invest €150 Million into European Cloud Hub

Huawei plans to open its first European cloud hub.

Samsung Starts 6G Research Group in the UK

Samsung formed a 6G research group in the UK focused on developing next-generation network technology and devices.

TSMC Lowers Q4 Outlook on Slowing Demand

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) expects its business to stabilize in the current quarter as global demand slows.

Transformable Display Market Will Grow Up to 117.7 Million Units in 2029

With display technology improving for bending radius (BR) and transmittance (TR), shipments of transformable displays are expected to reach approximately 117.7 million units in 2029 with a 2.7% share of the total flat panel display market, according to Omdia.

Banking-as-a-Service Revenue to Reach Over $38 Billion by 2027

The total BaaS (Banking-as-a-Service) platform revenue will exceed $38 billion by 2027; rising from $11 billion in 2022, according to Juniper Research.

Netflix with Ads Launches in November at $7 a Month

Netflix announced it will introduce a cheaper plan with advertising in November.

PC Shipments Declined 19.5 Percent in 3Q22

Worldwide PC shipments totaled 68 million units in the third quarter of 2022, a 19.5% decrease from the third quarter of 2021, according to preliminary results by Gartner.

5G FWA to Generate $2.5 Billion in Operator Revenue by 2023

A new study by Juniper Research has found that total operator-billed revenue generated from 5G FWA (Fixed Wireless Access) services will rise from $515 million in 2022 to $2.5 billion next year.

Ericsson and O2 Telefónica Tested 5G Wireless Backhaul for Non-Urban Areas

In the latest of their joint projects in mobile transport, Ericsson and O2 Telefónica have successfully demoed 5G wireless backhaul for rural and suburban coverage.

Lenovo Unveils New VR Solution Designed for the Enterprise Metaverse

Lenovo announced the new all-in-one VR headset engineered for the enterprise.

Smart Speaker Shipments Exceeded 33 Million in 2Q22

The US smart speaker market continued to contract during 2Q22, posting a decline of 14% year-over-year, according to Omdia.

EC Proposes New Liability Rules on Products and AI

The European Commission adopted two proposals to adapt liability rules to the digital age, circular economy, and the impact of global value chains.

AMD Unveils Ryzen and Athlon 7020 Processors for Laptops

AMD unveiled the new Ryzen 7020 Series and Athlon 7020 Series Processor lineup.

Ericsson Explains Russian Actions

Ericsson stated it was providing software and technical support to Russian customers, refuting reports in Swedish media asserting it had exported equipment to the country after a war with Ukraine began.

EU Innovation Performance Continues to Improve

The EU's innovation performance has grown by about 10% since 2015, according to the 2022 edition of the European Innovation Scoreboard.

The UK Regulator Targets Cloud Giants

Ofcom, the UK telecoms regulator, announced a probe into Amazon, Microsoft, and Google in their positions in cloud services.

Huawei Continues to Promote Its Vision of 5.5G

In his keynote speech at Huawei Connect 2022, David Wang, the company's Executive Director of the Board and Chairman of the ICT Infrastructure Managing Board, said that 5.5G is a key milestone on the path to an intelligent world and released Huawei's latest series of white papers on the intelligent world.

NVIDIA Unveils New Products and Services

At the company’s GTC event, Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang unveiled new cloud services to support AI workflows and the new generation of GeForce RTX GPUs.

DT to Connect 7,500 Cleaning Robots

ICE Cobotics is a new client of Deutsche Telekom and T-Mobile US.

Wearables Growth Faces Challenges Through 2022

The wearables market faced another challenging period in the second quarter of 2022 (2Q22) as global shipments declined 6.9% year over year to 107.4 million units, according to IDC.

Western Tech Companies Continue Exodus from Russia

Ericsson, Nokia, and Logitech announced plans for complete exits from Russia.

Vodafone Agrees to Sell Hungarian Unit for €1.8 Billion

Vodafone agreed to sell its company in Hungary for €1.8 billion.

Xiaomi Revenue Fell 20 Percent in 2Q22

During the second quarter of 2022, Xiaomi registered revenue of RMB70.2 billion ($10.31 billion), 20% lower compared with the same period last year.

Apple to Unveil iPhone 14 in Early September

Apple will unveil its next flagship iPhone model on 7 September.

Lenovo Starts New AI Innovators Program

Lenovo announced its new AI Innovators program, a partner ecosystem enabling its customers to confidently deploy artificial intelligence.

Nokia, Telekom Serbia, and MTEL Verify 600Gbit/s Network over 600km

Nokia successfully tested a 600Gbit/s line rate on Telekom Serbia and MTEL’s optical transport network over 600km between Banja Luka and Belgrade.

US Senate Approves Revised Chip Subsidy Legislation

The US Senate approved the legislation that should help the nation better compete against China by boosting the domestic production of semiconductors.

PC Shipments in 2Q22 See Largest Decline in Nine Years

Global PC shipments fell 11.1% in the second quarter of 2022 to reach 71.2 million units and record the largest YoY decline since 2Q13, according to Counterpoint Research.

Microsoft Cloud Pushes Company's Revenue in Fourth Fiscal Quarter

In the final fiscal quarter of the business year 2022, Microsoft recorded growth in all segments.

Tele2 CEO Optimistic on Business Prospects

The president of Tele2 Group, Kjell Johnsen, is optimistic that the company could meet mid-term earnings goals and continue expanding 5G across its footprint.

Ericsson Completes Acquisition of Vonage

Ericsson has completed its acquisition of Vonage.

The US to Stop the Chip Funding Deadlock

US House of Representatives will vote on the legislation which will provide billions in subsidies and tax credits to the semiconductor industry.

IBM Beats Quarterly Revenue Estimates

IBM has exceeded revenue estimates in the second quarter of 2022.

Huawei Sees the Potential of 5.5G

Huawei is already invested in upgrading 5G networks to a transitional technology dubbed 5.5G.

EU Invests €1.8 Billion in Clean Tech Projects

The EU is investing over €1.8 billion in 17 large-scale innovative clean-tech projects with the third round of awards under the Innovation Fund.

Italy Fined Xiaomi with €3.2 Million on Warranty Violations

Italian competition and market authority (AGCM) charged the local unit of Xiaomi €3.2 million.

Musk Mocks Twitter After Abandoning Deal

Elon Musk posted messages on Twitter that appear to mock the threat of court action by the social media company.

US eCommerce Will Cross $1 Trillion in 2022

This year will mark a major US retail milestone, as eCommerce will cross the $1 trillion mark for the first time, according to Insider Intelligence.

Google Faces Another EU Probe

Google could be the target of another European Union antitrust probe.

A Flat Performance for PC Monitors in 1Q22

The global PC monitor market posted flat results in the first quarter of 2022 (1Q22), according to IDC.

Race for DT Towers Picks Up

Investment companies KKR, Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), and Stonepeak Partners jointly made a binding offer for a controlling stake in Deutsche Telekom’s tower portfolio.

EC Welcomes New Code of Practice on Disinformation

The European Commission announced it welcomes the publication of the strengthened Code of Practice on Disinformation.

Vodafone Trials First Self-Powering Mast in the UK

Vodafone UK commenced a trial of the nation’s first wind and solar-powered mobile phone mast.

TIM Secured €725 Million from Italian 5G Fund

Telecom Italia secured €725 million of funding made available by Italy’s government.

Nokia and Innventure Partner on Cooling Technology Commercialization

Nokia and Innventure announced plans to commercialize high-performance cooling technology developed by Nokia Bell Labs for data centers and mobile network equipment.

Qualcomm Acquires Cellwize

Qualcomm agreed to buy Israel-headquartered mobile network automation and orchestration vendor Cellwize.

Siemens Agrees to Acquire Senseye

Siemens is further expanding its portfolio in the field of innovative predictive maintenance and asset intelligence with the acquisition of Senseye.

CFOs See Self-Service Data and Analytics as a Driver of Employee Productivity

As CFOs look for ways to fight inflation’s impact on margins, self-service analytics will be a critical tool for driving employee productivity, according to a survey by Gartner.

USB-Type C to Become the EU's Common Charger in 2024

European Parliament and EU countries have reached an agreement to make USB type-C the common charging standard for small electronic devices by autumn 2024.

IaaS Public Cloud Services Market Grew 41.4 Percent in 2021

The worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market grew 41.4% in 2021, to a total of $90.9 billion, up from $64.3 billion in 2020, according to Gartner.

Smartphone Shipments Expected to Decline 3.5 Percent in 2022

Shipments of smartphones will decline 3.5% to 1.31 billion units in 2022, according to IDC.

Orqa and FlyFive33 Enter Partnership

FlyFive33 and Orqa officially entered into a partnership.

Telefonica Chief Hails Telecom Environmental Efforts

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete, CEO of Telefonica, at the World Economic Forum in Davos said that environmental and digital transitions are firmly linked.

Spain to Increase Chip Investment to €12.2 Billion

Spanish government unveiled plans for a major push into the semiconductor and microchip industry.

Cerebras and HPE to Build AI System for Leibniz Supercomputing Centre

The Leibniz Supercomputing Centre (LRZ), Cerebras Systems, and Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced the joint development and delivery of a new system.

Omdia Names Adobe as World’s Most AI-Forward SaaS Company

Signaling a significant AI market trend, an elite group of SaaS companies is embedding AI into their products intending to improve business outcomes for their customers.

TriLite and Dispelix Partner on Projection Display for AR Glasses

TriLite, the developer of the world's smallest projection display, announced it is working with Dispelix, the leader in see-through waveguides for wearables, to create an ultra-compact display system for AR smart glasses.

Smart Home Devices Market Grew 11.7 Percent in 2021

The worldwide market for smart home devices grew 11.7% in 2021 compared to 2020 with more than 895 million devices shipped, according to IDC.

Broadcom to Buy VMware in a $69 Billion Mega-Deal

Broadcom agreed to acquire cloud software company VMware in one of the largest US technology acquisitions to date.

Samsung to Invest Over $350 Billion in the Next Five Years

Samsung plans to up total investments over the next five years by 36.4%.

Qualcomm Unveils New Snapdragon Platforms

Qualcomm announced its latest lineup of mobile platforms, Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 and Snapdragon 7 Gen 1, to power the next generation of premium and high-tier Android smartphones.

EU Backs 5G FWA Fiber Alternative

The European Commission highlighted the benefits of fixed wireless access 5G deployments.

Multi-Factor Authentication to Generate $27 Billion for Mobile Operators

Operators will generate $27 billion from the termination of SMS messages related to multi-factor authentication in 2022; an increase from $25 billion in 2021, according to a new study by Juniper Research.

Open RAN and vRAN Revenues Surge in 1Q22

Preliminary findings suggest total Open RAN revenues, including O-RAN and OpenRAN radio and baseband, surged in the first quarter of 2022, according to Dell’Oro Group.

Component Shortages Affected Xiaomi's First Quarter Results

Xiaomi recorded sizeable drops in shipments and smartphone revenue in the first quarter of 2022.

62 Percent of Mobile Sector to Cut Emissions This Decade

The number of mobile operators committed to rapid emissions cuts has increased by more than 50% over the last year, according to a new GSMA report.

QR Code Payments to Reach $3 Trillion Globally by 2025

Global spending using QR code payments will reach over $3 trillion by 2025; rising from $2.4 trillion in 2022, according to Juniper Research.

Ericsson Makes Changes to Group Structure and Executive Team

Ericsson announced changes to its group structure and in the executive team.

IBM iX Croatia to Open Office in Osijek

IBM's digital agency, IBM iX, will open its 57th office worldwide and the third in Croatia this year in Osijek.

Habana Labs Launches New AI Processors for Training and Inferencing

Intel announced that Habana Labs, its data center team focused on AI deep learning processor technologies, launched its second-generation deep learning processors for training and inference.

Deutsche Telekom Raises 2022 Outlook

Deutsche Telekom continued growth at the start of 2022, with net income and revenue boosted by its T-Mobile US unit.

The Rise in Business Technologists is Driving Purchases Outside of IT

74% of technology purchases are funded, at least partially, by business units (BUs) outside of IT, according to a recent Gartner survey.

EU Publishes Report on the Security of Open RAN

The EU Member States, with the support of the European Commission and ENISA, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity, published a report on the cybersecurity of Open RAN.

Nokia Demonstrates 600G Transmission Over 1008 km Long-Haul Network

Nokia announced the successful completion of a network trial with TIM using the PSE-Vs fifth-generation super coherent optics.

Telecom Italia Boss Confident on Network Merger Talks

Telecom Italia CEO Pietro Labriola said the operator could seal a deal to merge its fixed network with state-backed Open Fiber in a matter of days.

EC Informs Apple of Objections for Apple Pay Service

The European Commission has informed Apple of its preliminary view that it abused its dominant position in markets for mobile wallets on iOS devices.

Ericsson Gets Approval for 5G in Romania

Ericsson got the green light to provide 5G network equipment to mobile operators in Romania.

Nokia Reports Almost Flat Sales in the First Quarter

During the first quarter of 2022, Nokia saw minimal growth in sales compared with the same period last year.

Orqa Acquires ImmersionRC to Create EU-Based Drone Powerhouse

Croatian-based startup Orqa will acquire ImmersionRC.

Siemens Software Expands Xcelerator as a Service

Siemens Digital Industries Software announced that its transition to a software-as-a-service (SaaS) led business is progressing well and its momentum is increasing.

Netflix Expects Tough Year After Subscriber Loss

2022 didn't start as planned for Netflix.