Telecommunications

Benefits from 5G Deployment in Europe estimated to reach €113.1bn annually by 2025

Benefits from 5G Deployment in Europe estimated to reach €113.1bn annually by 2025

1 Oct 2016 comment

Findings from a new study completed for the European Commission has identified a potential annual benefit to its member states of €113.1 billion annually as early as 2025 from deploying 5G, with trickle-down benefits from 5G investment totaling as much as €141 billion.

Telefonica's Rush to Save Telxius IPO

Telefonica's Rush to Save Telxius IPO

30 Sep 2016 comment

Telefonica SA is scrambling to rescue the initial public offering of infrastructure unit Telxius Telecom SA amid insufficient demand for the shares, according to people familiar with the matter, according to Bloomberg.

Samsung Apologizes for Confusion About Note 7 in China

Samsung Apologizes for Confusion About Note 7 in China

29 Sep 2016 comment

Samsung Electronics Co. apologized to Chinese customers after new complaints about combusting Note 7 smartphones spurred doubts about their safety, as outrage grows over its decision to exclude the country from a global recall, according to Bloomberg.

New connected car infotainment & telematics services to account for 98% of m2m data traffic by 2021

New connected car infotainment & telematics services to account for 98% of m2m data traffic by 2021

4 Sep 2016 comment

New study from juniper research has found that new in-vehicle infotainment services such as apple carplay and android auto will generate large amounts of new cellular m2m data traffic. Over the next five years, this will account for up to 98% of all m2m data traffic.

CCA checks paperwork for merger H1 Telekom - Optima Telekom and HT's request to extend the concentration

CCA checks paperwork for merger H1 Telekom - Optima Telekom and HT's request to extend the concentration

1 Sep 2016 comment

At this time the Croatian Competition Agency is unable to respond further to the request from ICTbusiness.info related to the merger H1 Telekom Optima Telekom, was written in the answer by the agency to questions from ICTbusiness.info, Croatian web portal.