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Canada to Follow Australia in News Content Legislation

Canada will follow in the footsteps of Australia by introducing legislation requiring Facebook to pay for news content from local publishers.

DT Starts Tests on 5G Standalone

Deutsche Telekom announced plans to test standalone (SA) 5G using an antenna site in Garching, a town just outside Munich.

U.S. Army Selects IBM for the Third Time

IBM has renewed a contract with the U.S. Army to continue providing a full portfolio of IT management services to the U.S. Army Materiel Command Logistics Data Analysis Center (LDAC).

Ekholm Concerned about EU Telco Sector

Borje Ekholm, Ericsson CEO, is concerned about the lack of incentive for operators in Europe to build 5G infrastructure.

Mobile Roaming Subscribers to Reach 918 Million Globally by 2024

The number of international roaming subscribers dropped by 73% to 243 million globally in 2020; caused by travel restrictions arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Juniper Research.

EU Group Starts 6G Research Project

European institute CEA-Leti announced the launch of a EU 6G research project.

Xiaomi Fights to Overturn US Investment Ban

Xiaomi initiated legal action against two US government departments seeking to overturn a ban on local investors owning shares in the Chinese device maker.

Mobile Industry Demands European Regulatory Revamp

EU regulators face unhappy calls for a regulatory revamp in the region, moving to policies which allow cost-effective deployment of 5G, drive development of the digital economy and cut inequality in access to technology.

DT and Telefónica Share Infrastructure to Enhance 4G Network Coverage

Before the end of the year, Deutsche Telekom and Telefónica/o2 aim to overcome several hundred gray spots in 4G network coverage for their customers.

Google Threatens to Pull its Search Engine from Australia

Google threatened to pull its search engine from Australia if the nation passes a law requiring the company to negotiate payment terms with local publishers to access their content.

BlackBerry Sells Several Smartphone Patents to Huawei

Steve Rai, BlackBerry financial chief, confirmed press reports stating the fallen handset giant had sold several patents covering mobile technology to Huawei.

Telefonica Sells Telxius Tower Division to American Towers for €7.7 Billion

Telefónica agreed to sell its subsidiary Telxius Telecom to American Tower Corporation for the sale of its telecommunications towers division in Europe and in Latin America.

Intel Appoints Pat Gelsinger as a CEO

Intel announced that its board of directors has appointed Pat Gelsinger as its new chief executive officer, effective February 15.

IBM Tops U.S. Patent List for 28th Consecutive Year

IBM scientists and researchers received 9,130 U.S. patents in 2020, the most of any company, marking 28 consecutive years of their patent leadership.

Huawei Escalates Swedish 5G Ban Battle

Huawei filed legal action against a decision allowing Sweden to resume its 5G auction process.

Xiaomi Unveils its New Flagship Smartphone for Chinese Market

Xiaomi revealed details of Mi 11, its new flagship smartphone.

Lenovo Introduces Zero-Touch Enrollment on Chrome OS Devices

Lenovo announced its latest offering to support remote workers, a zero-touch enrollment on company's Chrome OS devices.

Samsung Teases Release of Galaxy S21

Samsung teased the launch of its next Galaxy flagship lineup next week at an online event themed Welcome to the Everyday Epic.

Electrolux and IBM Collaborate to Enhance Customer Experiences with AI

With the help of The Weather Company, consumers will have the option to make more informed decisions in their households that aim to help them increase energy efficiency and lessen their impact on the environment.

DT Had Significant Growth in 5G and Fiber Optics in 2020

5G and fiber optics have determined Deutsche Telekom's network expansion in 2020.

IBM and Airbnb Announce Settlement in Patent Litigation

IBM and Airbnb have settled the patent lawsuit between the companies commenced in 2020 in Federal District Court in Delaware, and the case has been dismissed.

A1 Group Enters into Strategic Partnership with Ultra 4K Extreme

A1 Telekom Austria Group has officially signed an attractive partnership with Ultra 4K Extreme for the European market.

EC Clears Google – Fitbit Deal

The European Commission approved Google’s  acquisition of Fitbit following an in-depth probe into competition and privacy implications.

Samsung Achieves 305Gbps on Its 5G SA Core

Samsung made a significant performance breakthrough on its 5G SA Core, in collaboration with Intel.

VR Consumer Content Revenue Will Exceed $7 Billion in 2025

Consumer virtual reality content will bring over $7 billion in revenue in 2025, an increase of over 160% on the $3 billion it is expected to generate in 2020, according to Juniper Research.

Twitter Selects AWS as Strategic Provider to Serve Timelines

Amazon Web Services announced that Twitter has selected AWS to provide global cloud infrastructure to deliver Twitter timelines.

Cloud Adoption and Opportunities Will Continue to Expand in the Next Four Years

The COVID-19 pandemic has largely proven to be an accelerator of cloud adoption and extension and will continue to drive a faster conversion to cloud-centric IT, according to IDC.

DT and Vodafone Extend German Fixed Deal

Deutsche Telekom and Vodafone have signed a contract for a longstanding cooperation in the fixed line network segment.

Ericsson’s 5G Rollout Will Create 800 Jobs in the UK

Ericsson unveiled plans for a 5G centre of excellence and an increase in its UK workforce.

IBM Collaborates with AWS on Security for Hybrid Cloud

IBM Security announced new technology initiatives leveraging Amazon Web Services.

FCC Declined Huawei's Appeal

The US Federal Communications Commission declined a Huawei appeal to reconsider a designation of it as a security threat.

PC Monitor Volume Hits an 8-Year High in 3Q20

Tremendous demand fueled by working and learning from home led the global PC monitor market to impressive heights during the back-to-school quarter (3Q20), according to IDC.

Tele2 Sells German Unit to Local Management for €22.8 Million

Tele2 will sell its German division to the unit’s management for an enterprise value of up to €22.8 million.

Ericsson and Telstra Collaborate on Edge Cloud for Enterprises

Ericsson and Telstra will collaborate to develop an enterprise edge cloud solution developed specifically for the Telstra domain.

EMEA Smartphones Bounced Back in 3Q20

The EMEA smartphone market threw off the coronavirus blues in the third quarter, bouncing back to register some growth over the same period in 2019, according to IDC.

China Mobile Chose Nokia to Build IoT Grid

Nokia has been selected by China Mobile IoT (CMIoT) to ensure delivery of IoT connectivity and services to CMIoT’s customers across China and globally.

TIM and Eutelsat Bring Connectivity to the Most Remote Areas in Italy

TIM has signed a strategic agreement with Eutelsat to expand its offer of satellite ultrabroadband services.

Ekholm Backs Huawei in Sweden

Ericsson CEO Borje Ekholm criticised Sweden’s decision to ban Huawei from involvement in an upcoming 5G auction.

Ericsson Completed its Turnaround Plans

Ericsson CEO Borje Ekholm said that the vendor has successfully completed its turnaround plan.

US boosts DT Results in the Third Quarter

Following the merger of T-Mobile US and Sprint, Deutsche Telekom’s key financials increased significantly in the thrid quarter of 2020.

Nokia Partners with A1 for LTE and 5G Campus Networks in Austria

Nokia announced a new services deal with A1 Austria.

Vodafone UK Will Replace Huawei Kit with Open RAN

Vodafone UK plans to deploy open RAN in 2,600 network sites by 2027.

Huawei Unveils its New Flagship Smartphones

Chinese vendor Huawei unveiled its latest flagship smartphones, the Mate 40 series.

Ericsson Posts Rise in Revenue and Profits in 3Q20

Ericsson turned to a profit and posted a revenue rise in the third quarter of 2020. The turnaround on a yearly basis was boosted by continued traction for its 5G portfolio including wins in China.

IBM's Cloud Revenue in 3Q20 Rose 19 Percent

During the third quarter of 2020, IBM posted solid financial results with significant rise in revenue from cloud services.

Apple Unveils First 5G Enabled iPhone

Apple unveiled iPhone 12 family, the new generation of its well known smartphone and the first one enabled for fifth generation mobile networks.

Ericsson and China Telecom Achieve 5G SA Data Call with Spectrum Sharing

Ericsson and China Telecom have successfully completed China’s first 5G Standalone Ericsson Spectrum Sharing data call on a commercial network.

Stuttgart Airport Will Have Fully Automated and Driverless Parking

Bosch, Mercedes-Benz, and the parking garage operator Apcoa want to introduce driverless and fully automated parking at Stuttgart airport in the future.

Video Games Market Value Will Grow to Over $200 Billion by 2023

The video games industry will exceed $200 billion in value in 2023; growing from an expected $155 billion in 2020, according to Juniper Research.

5G Will Add $8 Trillion to Global GDP by 2030

5G-enabled industries have the potential to deliver $8 trillion in value to the global economy by 2030 according to new research from Nokia and Nokia Bell Labs.

ZEBRA SYSTEMS Becomes an Official Acronis Distributor in Adriatic Region

Acronis announced a new partnership in the Adriatic region, naming ZEBRA SYSTEMS as an official distributor of their products and services in nearly 10 countries.

Ericsson Gets Airtel Contracts in India and Kenya

Bharti Airtel, India’s largest communications service provider, and Ericsson have strengthened their long-standing partnership.

GSMA Will Host MWC Africa in Kigali During 2021

GSMA has announced it will host MWC Africa in Kigali, Rwanda in 2021, bringing the leading global event series to the continent for the first time.

Microsoft Enters 5G Cloud Business

Microsoft announced they're building a carrier-grade cloud, thus entering 5G cloud arena.

EC Seeks Collaboration and Acceleration of 5G Deployments

The European Commission has taken new steps in the Digital Decade agenda to strengthen Europe's digital sovereignty.

Ericsson Acquires Cradlepoint

Ericsson will acquire Cradlepoint, the US-based company specialized in Wireless Edge WAN 4G and 5G Enterprise solutions.

T-Mobile Signs Deal with American Tower

T-Mobile US signed a deal which is expected to deliver up to $17 billion in incremental revenue for American Tower.

Apple Unveils New Watch an iPad; iPhone Left Out

Apple unveiled updates to its products, though a new, 5G version iPhone wasn't presented.

Telefónica Launches 5G in Spain

Telefónica announced it has switched on its 5G network in Spain.

BlackBerry Handsets are Returning to the Market

Only days before a brand licensing deal with TCL Communication expired, US company OnwardMobility announced a deal with BlackBerry.

Global Smartphone Sales Declined 20 Percent in 2Q20

The COVID-19 pandemic continued to impact the global mobile phone industry, as sales of smartphones to end users totaled 295 million units, a decline of 20.4% in the second quarter of 2020, according to Gartner.

Germany Starts 4G Spectrum Usage Consultation

Bundesnetzagentur, German communications regulator, launched a consultation on the future use of spectrum allocated at its 4G auction in 2010.

Telefonica and Deutsche Telekom Avoids 4G Miss Fine in Germany

Telefonica and Deutsche Telekom had met interim coverage targets set after all operators in the country failed to meet mandated requirements by the start of 2020, according to German network regulator.

Huawei Uses COVID-19 as Digital Springboard

At theBetter World Summit 2020, Ritchie Peng, President of Huawei's 5G Product Line, said that 5G is the foundation of industrial digitalization.

Huawei Focuses on 5G and COVID-19, Dodges Unpleasant Topics

At the Huawei Better World Summit, rotating chairman of the Chinese company Guo Ping delivered an overview of how ICT is being used to fight the spread of COVID-19 and support recovery.

HPE Acquires SD-WAN Specialist Silver Peak

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Silver Peak, an SD-WAN leader, in a transaction valued at $925 million.

Nokia's New Software Can Instantly Migrate 5 Million 4G Radio units to 5G

Nokia announced the availability of a software based upgrade that will enable its 4G/LTE radios to be migrated seamlessly to 5G/NR.

Microsoft Announced 2020 Partner of the Year Awards Winners and Finalists

Microsoft announced the winners and finalists of the 2020 Partner of the Year Awards.

DT’s nuSIM Is Now Integrated on First Qualcomm Chipset

Deutsche Telekom, together with Qualcomm, Quectel and Redtea Mobile, are introducing their implementation of nuSIM, the integrated SIM for the IoT.

Energy Spin-Off Approved by Majority of Siemens Shareholders

A large majority of Siemens shareholders voted to approve the spin-off of the company’s energy business to Siemens Energy.

Siemens Acquires UltraSoC

Siemens has signed an agreement to acquire UltraSoC Technologies, a provider of instrumentation and analytics solutions.

UK Government Ready for Huawei Components Removal

The UK government is set to start the process of removing Huawei from networks in the country and ban operators from purchasing new equipment.

Samsung Debuts 8TB Consumer SSD

Samsung introduced its second-generation quad-level cell flash drive, the 870 QVO SATA SSD, that is setting a new standard for high-capacity consumer storage.

Ericsson Joins European Rail Industry Association

Ericsson has joined the Association of the European Rail Supply Industry (UNIFE).

5G and LTE Router/Gateway Market Will Reach $3.0 Billion in 2024

Driven by increasing demand from branch, mobile, and IoT customers, IDC expects LTE routers to experience double-digit growth in 2020.

Apple Turns to its Own Mac Processor

Apple kicked-off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, and this year its completely online.

Italy Wants to Increase its Stake in Telecom Italia

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte indicated the state could boost its stake in Telecom Italia to 25 percent as part of attempts to accelerate rollout of ultrafast broadband.

5GMED: The Future of Mobility in the Mediterranean Cross-Border Corridor

The 5GMED project aims to bring a sustainable 5G deployment model for future mobility in the Mediterranean Cross-Border Corridor.

5G NetMobil Project Will Boost Safety and Efficiency in Connected Traffic

Sixteen research institutions, medium-sized enterprises, and major players have been working toward the goal over the past three years in the 5G NetMobil research project.

European Commission Continues Pressure on Apple with Competition Probes

European officials continue to review Apple’s business practices.

GSMA Cancels MWC Los Angeles

The GSMA had to cancel its third major event of 2020.

Vodafone UK Says the Progress on 5G Will Slow

British operator Vodafone UK reportedly argued the country would lose the progress made on 5G if operators were forced to rip out Huawei equipment from networks.

GSMA Launches Virtual Convening Platform

The GSMA announced the launch of the Thrive series, with the inaugural Thrive China event taking place 30 June – 2 July.

Twitter Started Combat Against 5G Misinformation

Twitter continues pressure on misinformation.

COVID-19 Network Traffic Surge Isn’t Impacting Environment

The GSMA surveyed several of its large operator members and found that network electricity usage has remained flat during the pandemic surge, even as voice and data traffic has spiked by 50% or more.

Telefónica Deutschland Selects Ericsson 5G Core

German subsidiary of Telefónica has chosen Ericsson as a provider of 5G Core Network.

Bosch Sensortec Teams Up with Qualcomm

Bosch Sensortec has been developing sensor software solutions in collaboration with Qualcomm through their Platform Solutions Ecosystem program.

Dell Had Flat Revenue in the Last Quarter

Dell's frist fiscal quarter of the financial year 2021, that ended on May 1, brought solid results considering the global business climate.

GSMA and O-RAN Alliance Collaborate on Opening up 5G Networks

The GSMA and O-RAN ALLIANCE have joined forces to accelerate the adoption of Open Radio Access Network products and solutions.

Earwear and Wristbands Drive First Quarter Growth in the Wearables Market

Global shipments of wearable devices grew 29.7% year over year during the first quarter of 2020 as total device volume reached 72.6 million units, according to IDC.

Nokia Joins the Open RAN Policy Coalition

Nokia joined the Open RAN Policy Coalition to help enable a comprehensive and secure approach to 5G and future network generations.

Bosch Puts Fully Automated Mask-Production Lines into Operation

In the fight against coronavirus, Bosch has now turned its hand to the fully automated production of face masks.

Data Protection is a Priority for Contact Tracing Apps

The success of COVID-19 contact-tracing apps lays in ensuring consumers could trust their data would be protected.

DT Remains Stable and Delivers Double-Digit Earnings Growth in Q1

Despite the global spread of the coronavirus and restrictions imposed in many countries since March, Deutsche Telekom had a strong start to the 2020 financial year.

IBM Helps Battle Medical Supply Chain Shortages

IBM announced Rapid Supplier Connect, a blockchain-based network designed to help government agencies and healthcare organizations identify new, non-traditional suppliers.

Qualcomm Unveils New Snapdragon Platform from Series 7

Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 768G Mobile Platform, a follow-on to the 765G.

Huawei, Qualcomm and Samsung Release New Video Coding Standard

Huawei, Qualcomm and Samsung welcome the release of MPEG-5 Essential Video Coding, a new video coding standard designed to meet both the business and technical needs of the media industry.

BT Will Cut Costs by £2 Billion

BT plans to cut £2 billion in annual costs in the next five years. It is a part of business transformation measures unveiled in its annual results.

Telefonica Goes on with Plans to Sell Tower Business in Germany

Markus Haas, CEO of Telefonica Deutschland, confirmed that the company plans to sell number of its towers following extremely high demand for the assets.

Excellent First Quarter for Amazon

In the first quarter of 2020, Amazon made a huge revenue jump on a yearly basis, but the net income was down.