Search results for term Boris Ocić, Dražen Tomić

EMEA Gaming PC Market Set to Stay Strong in 2021

The Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) market for gaming PCs posted another quarter of solid growth in 2Q21, growing 10.8% and recording 2.5 million units shipped, according to IDC.

US Considering Action against Honor

A former Huawei-owned smartphone manufacturer Honor is rumoured to be at risk of similar sanctions to former parent company.

Telefonica Launches Leadwind Fund

Telefonica partnered with a Spanish venture capital company K to launch a fund seeking to raise between €150 million and €250 million.

A1 Rolls Out Security Service Offensity across the Group´s Markets

Three years ago, A1’s Intrapreneurship Program “Empowering Ideas” resulted in a winning security service, called Offensity.

Global Consumer Electronics Market Continues Growth

The global consumer electronics market (excluding North America) achieved sales growth of $42.8 billion in the first half of 2021, an increase of 18 percent, according to GfK.

Apple Unveils New iPhone, iPad and Watch

Apple launched latest iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch at its annual launch event.

iPhone 13 to Help Apple Grab One-Third of 2021 5G Shipments

Apple’s iPhone 12 and upcoming 13 series devices are set to spike in the last quarter of 2021 5G shipments to nearly 200m units, according to Counterpoint Research.

Samsung Close to Select US Chip Fab's Location

Samsung is close to select a site near Taylor, Texas for a planned $17 billion chip fabrication plant which would boost the vendor’s US manufacturing capabilities.

Apple Has to Change Some App Store Rules

Apple needs to change some of the App Store rules, a U.S. federal judge ruled.

Germany Should Sell its Deutsche Telekom Stake

German monopolies commission used an election process to reiterate calls for the telecoms sector to be overhauled.

Ericsson and Qualcomm Achieve First 5G NR Call on CBRS Spectrum

Ericsson and Qualcomm announced that they have successfully completed the first over-the-air 5G New Radio (NR) call on CBRS (Citizen Broadband Radio Service) spectrum in a recent field trial.

WhatsApp Gets €225 Million GDPR Fine

Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) imposed a €225 million fine on Facebook’s WhatsApp for failures around transparency in how it handled users’ personal information.

Fraunhofer and IBM Unveil Powerful Quantum Computer

Fraunhofer and IBM officially unveiled Germany’s first IBM Quantum System One to the public.

5G Devices to Represent over Half of Smartphone Sales Revenue by 2025

5G compatible smartphones will account for over 50% of smartphone sales revenue by 2025 rising to $337 billion from $108 billion in 2021, according to Juniper Research.

Dell Posts Record Second Quarter Results

Dell announced record financial results for its fiscal 2022 second quarter.

A1 Group Chooses Nokia and Ericsson as 5G Suppliers in Selected Markets

A1 Telekom Austria Group has chosen Scandinavian network equipment suppliers Nokia and Ericsson as partners in the rollout of the 5G networks in the markets of Bulgaria, Croatia, Serbia and Slovenia.

Huawei Still Has Faith in Device Revival

Huawei deputy chairman Guo Ping told staff the company would not exit the smartphone business despite severe supply chain issues, CNBC reported.

T-Mobile US Admits Hacker Breach

T-Mobile US confirmed hackers gained access to some of its data.

Microsoft's Government Azure Cloud Receives Authorization

Microsoft's Azure Government Top Secret cloud received authorisation making it available to US national security agencies.

Huawei to Invest $100 Million in Asia Pacific Startups over 3 Years

Huawei announced its plan to invest US$100 million in startup support at the inaugural HUAWEI CLOUD Spark Founders Summit.

Weather Company Continues to Be the World's Most Accurate Forecaster

IBM and its subsidiary The Weather Company were determined to be "the overall most accurate provider globally" by ForecastWatch, a premier organization for evaluating the accuracy of weather forecasts.

Lenovo Delivers Record First Quarter, Doubling Net Income

Lenovo posted record fiscal first quarter results for the Group.

Samsung Unveils New Premium Devices

Samsung launched third generation of its foldable devices.

Nokia Opens O-RAN Collaboration and Testing Center in the US

Nokia opened its first Open RAN (O-RAN) Collaboration and Testing Center at its offices in Dallas, Texas.

Samsung Unveils First 5nm Processor for Wearables

Samsung announced its new wearable processor, the Exynos W920.

Siemens Mobility Acquires Sqills

Siemens Mobility has signed a binding agreement to acquire the Netherlands based company Sqills, a leading provider in the provision of cloud-based inventory management, reservation, and ticketing software to public transport operators around the world.

NAND Flash Recovery Begins on Rising Demand and Supply

Global NAND flash revenues increased 4.6% in the first quarter of 2021 to $15.3 billion over the previous quarter, according to Counterpoint Research.

Telefonica Posts Record Profit on Tower Sale

Spanish based operator Telefonica raised its full year outlook after posting an all-time record net income.

Strong First Half for Nokia, 2021 Outlook Revised Upwards

Nokia's net sales grew 9 percent on constant currency in the second quarter of 2021.

TSMC Considering its First Semiconductor Plant in Europe

TSMC chairman Mark Liu reportedly confirmed the company was considering creating its first semiconductor plant in Europe.

EC Could Start Legal Action Against 23 Member States

A total of 23 EU countries could be taken to court for lacking to enact EU copyright rules into national law.

New 5G Feature Enables Lower Latency and Increased Battery Life

Ericsson and Telia have joined forces with Qualcomm to take 5G innovation to a new level by jointly testing a new industry-first feature in Telia’s commercial 5G network.

Spain Gets €1.1 Billion from 5G Auction

Spain earned €1.1 billion in a delayed auction for 5G-suitable frequencies in the 700MHz band.

IBM's Revenue Jumps in Q2 Powered by Cloud and Services

IBM reported a very good second quarter of 2021.

Telefonica Sells Stake in Colombia Fiber Network

Telefonica struck a €200 million deal to sell a controlling stake in its fibre network in Colombia to investment company KKR, as part of the operator’s ongoing push to cut debt.

UK Tower Deal Stumbles

CK Hutchison and Cellnex Telecom were granted five days to address UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) concerns over a planned sale of tower assets to avoid a deeper probe into the deal.

Tele2 Has High Hopes for H2 After Q2 Profit Increase

Kjell Johnsen, CEO of Tele2 Group, noted there are improvements in business areas most hampered by COVID-19.

EU Orders Probe on WhatsApp Data Usage

EU’s data protection watchdog ordered an urgent probe into how Facebook uses data generated through its WhatsApp platform.

Revolut Valuation Jumps to $33 Billion after Softbank Funding

Digital banking app Revolut raised nearly $800 million in a new funding round led by Softbank's Vision Fund and Tiger Global Management.

IBM to Acquire Premier Hybrid Cloud Consulting Firm

IBM announced plans to acquire BoxBoat Technologies, a premier DevOps consultancy and enterprise Kubernetes certified service provider.

Industry Champions Support US 6G Research Project

AT&T, Nvidia, Samsung America, Qualcomm and InterDigital supported a 6G research project in the US.

Samsung Expects Earnings Surge in the Second Quarter

Samsung expects that operating profit will surge in the second quarter of 2021, driven by memory chip sales and strong demand for electronics equipment stemming from continued COVID-19 restrictions.

Deutsche Telekom to Sell its Dutch Unit

Deutsche Telekom started a process to sell its T-Mobile Netherlands subsidiary.

IBM President Jim Whitehurst to Step Down

IBM President Jim Whitehurst will step down from his position.

Korea Plans to Launch 6G in 2028

South Korea is planning a deployment of the world’s first commercial 6G network in 2028.

Intel Wants to Buy Chip Designer SiFive

According to media reports, Intel approached chip design start-up SiFive regarding an investment or acquisition.

Siemens and BioNTech Expand Collaboration for Vaccine Production

BioNTech and Siemens intend to expand their strategic cooperation.

Roaming Charges in EU are Coming Back for UK Users

UK mobile operator EE plans to charge customers more for using their plans in EU from January 2022.

Microsoft Unveils Windows 11

Microsoft officially unveiled the latest version of its Windows operating system. Windows 11 is designed to be a more simplified version of the world's most popular desktop OS.

Operator Messaging Revenue to Reach $88 Billion Globally by 2025

Global operator-led mobile messaging revenue will increase from $87 billion in 2020 to $88 billion in 2025, according to Juniper Research.

IBM To Establish New Cybersecurity Center For US Federal Clients

IBM is creating the Center for Government Cybersecurity, a collaborative environment focused on helping federal agencies address current and future cybersecurity threats.

Nokia, Qualcomm and UScellular hit 5G Record over mmWave

Nokia, Qualcomm  and UScellular  achieved a world record extended range over mmWave of more than 10km utilizing its 5G extended-range millimeter Wave solution on a commercial network.

Seven EU Members Join Green Devices Treaty

Seven European governments signed a deal that should improve the environmental credentials of devices including smartphones and laptop PCs.

Samsung Completes 8nm RF Solution Development

Samsung introduced its newest radio frequency technology based on 8-nanometer process.

Finnish and Japanese Groups Form 6G Alliance

Japanese and Finnish mobile technology organisations agreed to collaborate on the development of 6G technologies.

Bosch Opens Wafer Fab of the Future in Dresden

In the German town of Dresden, Bosch opened one of the world’s most modern wafer fabs.

Internet Glitch Hits Thousands of Websites

A glitch has taken down thousands of government, news and social media websites across the globe.

Demand for Data Privacy Management Software Will Remain Strong

The data privacy management software market saw soaring growth in 2020 with worldwide revenues up 46.1% year over year, according to IDC.

Daimler and Nokia Sign Patent Licensing Agreement

Daimler and Nokia have signed a patent licensing agreement.

Japanese Companies and Government to Fund Domestic TSMC Chip Factory

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co is working with a group of more than 20 Japanese companies on chipmaking technology.

China Telecom Makes NB-IoT Milestone

China Telecom said it is the first operator in the world to break 100 million connections on its NB-IoT network.

HP Beats Estimates in the Second Fiscal Quarter

HP beat Wall Street estimates in its second fiscal quarter of 2021.

Lenovo Delivers Record Quarter Results and New Fiscal Year Milestone

Lenovo Group had record results for both its fourth quarter and fiscal year, with growth across all parts of the business.

TIM and the University of Rome to Create a New Digital Communication Hub

The University of Rome Unitelma Sapienza and TIM have signed a memorandum of understanding to create the Communication and Digital Media Academy.

T-Mobile US Expects Market Rebound

Mike Sievert, president and CEO of T-Mobile US, said that the market is on the brink of a return to normal customer churn patterns.

Nokia and Proximus Deploy Fastest Live Fiber Network

Nokia and Proximus turned on the world’s fastest fiber access network in Antwerp, Belgium.

Germany to Cover Rural Areas with €1.1 Billion EU Scheme

Germany pushed forward with plans to fund 5,000 masts in areas with severely limited mobile coverage, after the European Commission signed-off the €1.1 billon scheme.

Amazon to Acquire MGM for $8.45 Billion

Amazon and MGM  announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire MGM for a purchase price of $8.45 billion.

Ericsson Faces Loss of China Market Share

Ericsson warned it will face a higher risk of taking lower market share in China than it currently holds.

Telecom Italia Confident on Annual Goals

Telecom Italia is confident it will achieve its targets for 2021, despite revenue remaining flat at €3.8 billion in the first quarter.

DT and SoftBank Said to Discuss T-Mobile Trade

According to media reports, Deutsche Telekom entered talks with SoftBank Group to buy the Japanese company’s stake in T-Mobile US.

DT Plans to Accelerate Growth over the Coming Years

Deutsche Telekom plans to significantly accelerate its growth in the coming years.

AT&T and Discovery Combine Entertainment Units

AT&T will combine its WarnerMedia unit with pay-TV broadcaster Discovery.

Nokia Selected as a Supplier for Swisscom's New Optical Transport Network

Nokia was selected by Swisscom to transform the operator’s existing infrastructure to a fully automated and high capacity optical transport network.

IBM Unveils World's First 2 Nanometer Chip Technology

IBM unveiled a breakthrough in semiconductor design and process with the development of the world's first chip announced with 2 nanometer nanosheet technology.

Cloud Fuels Microsoft's Third Quarter Results

Microsoft had more than satisfying quarter that ended March 31.

Huawei Felt Heavy Hit by US Sanctions in the First Quarter

Huawei felt the full impact of US trade restrictions during the first quarter of 2021.

Intel Chip Sales Rise, Profit Forecast Falls Short

Intel reported financial results for the first quarter of 2021. Its PC chip business had sales of $10.6 billion, ahead of analyst expectations of $10.17 billion.

EC Proposes New AI Regulation Plan

The European Commission proposed new rules covering the impact of AI on humans and businesses.

IBM Reports the Highest Sales Growth in Over Two Years

IBM recorded highest quarterly sales growth in more two years and beat analysts' estimates.

Apple Unveiled a Range of New Products and Services

Apple unveiled a number of innovations at its latest virtual product launch, including an iPad Pro incorporating 5G and an AirTag tracking tile which will attach to non-Apple products.

Sony Unveils Its New Flagship Smartphones

Sony unveiled a trio of Xperia smartphones, including two in its flagship range promoted on the inclusion of variable telephoto lens technology, along with a 5G handset targeted at bringing the technology to the mass market.

HMD Unveils New Nokia Smartphones

Finnish mobile brand HMD Global introduces six new Nokia phones across three distinct lines.

Nokia and Lenovo Resolve Patent Clash

Nokia concluded a multi-year, multi-technology patent cross-license agreement with Lenovo.

MWC Attendees Will Be Exempt from Spain's Travel Restrictions

The GSMA reached agreement with Spanish authorities to exempt those attending MWC Barcelona 2021 from entry restrictions imposed on the majority of people arriving from outside EU.

DT, Cosmote and Ericsson Look Beyond 100GHz to Boost 5G Backhaul Capacity

Ericsson has partnered with Deutsche Telekom and Cosmote to trial and test an answer to the challenge, using W-band as 5G backhaul spectrum.

Ericsson Launches 5G Core Policy Studio

Ericsson has launched a new network programmability tool, called 5G Core Policy Studio.

Microsoft Strikes $22 Billion Deal on Army AR

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

HT Awarded Cycle Friendly Employer Certificate

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

Nokia Plans to Speeds Up Transformation to Improve Profitability

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.

Operators Spend £1.4 Billion in UK 5G Auction

Four operators in the UK auctioned a combined £1.36 billion for fresh allocations of 5G suitable frequencies.

BT Starts Net Neutrality Debate

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

DT Plans Global NB-IoT Push

Deutsche Telekom continues to spread their NB-IoT roaming agreements.

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.