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Proximus to stop zero rating on the back of stricter EU rules

Published 19 Jan 2018 20:54 CET | Belgium

Proximus started a pilot with zero rating three years ago, testing sponsored mobile data, where it does not charge for data used with certain apps. About 50,000 private ...

Softbank becomes largest shareholder in Uber

Published 19 Jan 2018 17:24 CET | World

Softbank has become the largest stakeholder in Uber after cutting a deal that includes buying shares from existing Uber investors and employees, Reuters reported. The shares ...

Samsung drops plans to set up manufacturing plant in Nigeria

Published 19 Jan 2018 11:07 CET | Nigeria

Samsung has dropped the idea of establishing a manufacturing plant in Nigeria because its market share in the country is not big enough, reports CommunicationsWeek citing the ...

WhatsApp starts rolling out new app for small businesses

Published 19 Jan 2018 09:20 CET | World

WhatsApp has launched its new WhatsApp Business service in Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, the US and the UK, ahead of a worldwide launch that will follow over the coming weeks. ...

Qualcomm wins conditional approval of NXP takeover from EC, KFTC

Published 18 Jan 2018 16:45 CET | Europe, Korea, Republic of, World

Qualcomm announced that it's received regulatory clearance from the European Commission and the Korea Fair Trade Commission for its proposed takeover of NXP Semiconductors. ...

T-Systems CEO preparing to split company in two

Published 18 Jan 2018 15:05 CET | Germany

Adel Al-Saleh, the new CEO of T-Systems, Deutsche Telekom's corporate arm, announced plans to split the subsidiary into two separate companies that should both be supported ...

Broadcom faces FTC competition investigation

Published 18 Jan 2018 09:21 CET | World

The US Federal Trade Commission is investigating whether Broadcom engaged in anticompetitive tactics in negotiations with customers, people familiar with the matter told the ...

Apple announces record USD 38 bln tax payment to bring cash back to US

Published 18 Jan 2018 08:57 CET | World

Apple has outlined plans to step up its investment in the US, saying it expects to make a contribution of USD 350 billion to the American economy over the next five years. ...

Nokia supplies Telia with cloud native packet core in Nordic and Baltic countries

Published 17 Jan 2018 12:36 CET | Estonia, Lithuania, Scandinavia

Nokia said that it has been selected as sole supplier for its Cloud Native Packet Core for the whole Telia Company in the Nordic and Baltic regions, covering Sweden, Finland, ...

P4 obtains call option to acquire Virgin Mobile Poland during 2020

Published 17 Jan 2018 10:55 CET | Poland

Polish operator P4, trading under the brand Play, has signed an agreement granting it a call option to acquire Virgin Mobile Poland (VMP), the country's largest MVNO with ...

India's Hike introduces data-free apps

Published 17 Jan 2018 10:40 CET | India

Indian messaging app Hike has launched a new service for customers to access basic services without the need for a mobile data connection. The 'Total, Built By Hike' service ...

Google to build 3 new subsea cables, add 5 regions to cloud service

Published 17 Jan 2018 08:42 CET | World

Google has announced plans to commission three new undersea cables and add five regions to its cloud network in a bid to further expand its infrastructure and provide faster ...

US states file legal challenge against FCC net neutrality decision

Published 17 Jan 2018 08:35 CET | United States

Twenty-two states in the US have filed an appeal against the Federal Communications Commission's recent reform of net neutrality rules. The coalition of state attorneys ...

Qualcomm outlines Broadcom opposition, growth strategy in letter to shareholders

Published 16 Jan 2018 17:26 CET | World

Qualcomm has issued a letter to shareholders and investors presentation outlining its board's opposition to Broadcom's proposed takeover bid and plans to grow the chipmaker ...

BT introduces Ultrafast Fibre with 100 Mbps speed guarantee

Published 16 Jan 2018 16:57 CET | United Kingdom

BT Consumer has announced the launch of 'Ultrafast Fibre' broadband with a 100 Mbps speed guarantee. Customers will be paid GBP 20 in compensation if their download speed ...

Iliad appoints 29-year-old as Italian CEO

Published 16 Jan 2018 11:56 CET | Italy

French operator Iliad has announced the appointment of 29-year-old Benedetto Levi as the CEO of its new Italian mobile operation. Turin-born Levi has an MBA from the ESCP ...

Ericsson plans SEK 14.2 billion in impairment charges in Q4

Published 16 Jan 2018 09:54 CET | World

Ericsson announced it will take a total of SEK 14.2 billion in impairment charges in its Q4 2017 results. In addition to writing down the value of old assets, the company ...

Orange loses deputy CEO Pierre Louette - report

Published 15 Jan 2018 17:30 CET | France, World

Pierre Louette, Orange deputy CEO and group general secretary, is reportedly going to leave the company soon, after joining as executive vice president and general secretary ...

German associations criticize govt coalition agreement for failure to support fibre roll-out

Published 15 Jan 2018 15:28 CET | Germany

A number of industry associations in Germany including Breko and the VATM have criticized the draft coalition agreement reached between the conservative CDU and the ...

OnePlus breaks USD 1 billion sales barrier, makes profit

Published 15 Jan 2018 11:19 CET | World

Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has broken the USD 1 billion sales barrier and made a profit, reports The Telegraph. ...

French operators agree deal with govt to improve LTE coverage, obtain spectrum licence extension

Published 15 Jan 2018 10:04 CET | France

Telecom regulator Arcep announced that the government has reached an important agreement with mobile network operators to enhance the quality of LTE services in France and ...

Disney board to lose Facebook's Sandberg, Twitter CEO

Published 15 Jan 2018 09:30 CET | World

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey are not up for re-election for Disney's board of director, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing a regulatory ...

US bill looks to stop US govt from working with Huawei, ZTE

Published 15 Jan 2018 09:09 CET | China, United States

A new bill has been introduced to Congress to prohibit any part of the US government from working with Chinese telecom equipment makers Huawei and ZTE. Republican Congressman ...

Incoming CEO Ibarra starts work at KPN as adviser

Published 15 Jan 2018 08:59 CET | Netherlands

Maximo Ibarra has started work at KPN, first as adviser before taking over as CEO from mid-April. As announced earlier, he will replace Eelco Blok as CEO after the Dutch ...

SoftBank mulls launch of mobile unit IPO this year

Published 15 Jan 2018 08:15 CET | Japan

SoftBank has announced it is considering an initial public offering for its mobile phone unit. SoftBank plans to list its wireless unit in Tokyo and overseas this year and ...

 

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