Telecom

04.15.15
Nokia just bought Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 billion
04.15.15

Nokia just bought Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 billion

Nokia could soon be the largest maker of mobile phone network equipment in the world ahead of Eric...

By S. Dent,   04.15.15
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03.26.15
Nigerian telecoms to face jail time over shoddy cell service
03.26.15

Nigerian telecoms to face jail time over shoddy cell service

Nigeria's Consumer Protection Council (CPC), with the backing of the country's government, is thre...

By A. Tarantola,   03.26.15
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05.04.14
White House wants immunity for telecoms that surrender customer data
05.04.14

White House wants immunity for telecoms that surrender customer data

American telecoms already have legal immunity when they cooperate with the government's warrantle...

By J. Fingas,   05.04.14
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04.08.14
Court rules that the EU's data retention law violates privacy rights
04.08.14

Court rules that the EU's data retention law violates privacy rights

The European Union has argued that telecom companies must hold on to internet and phone records fo...

By J. Fingas,   04.08.14
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06.19.13
BT CEO Ian Livingston to leave in September, accept government role
06.19.13

BT CEO Ian Livingston to leave in September, accept government role

The CEO position is usually the last rung on the career ladder -- after that, it's either retireme...

By J. Fingas,   06.19.13
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04.23.13
Huawei has lost interest in US market for its network gear after inquiries
04.23.13

Huawei has lost interest in US market for its network gear after inquiries

In recent months scrutiny has intensified over the involvement of Chinese companies in US networki...

By R. Lawler,   04.23.13
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08.25.12
Harvard makes distortion-free lens from gold and silicon, aims for the perfect image (or signal)
08.25.12

Harvard makes distortion-free lens from gold and silicon, aims for the perfect image (or signal)

Imaging has been defined by glass lenses for centuries, and even fiber optics haven't entirely esc...

By J. Fingas,   08.25.12
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08.22.12
AT&T suspends 2G in Oakland after cell towers step on police frequencies
08.22.12

AT&T suspends 2G in Oakland after cell towers step on police frequencies

An $18 million dollar radio system purchased by the Oakland Police Department has been giving stat...

By S. Dent,   08.22.12
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07.02.12
SK Telecom utilizing Multi Carrier technology to improve LTE service, roaming
07.02.12

SK Telecom utilizing Multi Carrier technology to improve LTE service, roaming

South Korean wireless carrier SK Telecom has officially begun the commercial rollout of its Multi C...

By A. Munchbach,   07.02.12
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