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By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/24/2014
Israeli startup Shine has the noble goal of turning wireless operators from dumb pipes into bright pipes, but its methodology, which is dependent on the legality of ...
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/20/2014
Kik, aka the Western WeChat or the WhatsApp for teens, revealed this week that it has raised $38.3 million in funding and acquired a GIF-generation startup, Relay.
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/20/2014
Wireless operators are gung ho about the potential for machine-to-machine communications, but they have yet to make progress with an analytical strategy for the ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 11/19/2014
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Jolla crowdsources a tablet; net neutrality wobble in EU; Israeli market opens up.
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/19/2014
CHICAGO -- Verizon is hoping to encourage Chicagoans and visitors to buy more mobile devices and accessories, or at least spend hours playing with them, with the ...
By Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 11/18/2014
Less than a year after selling its mobile phones division to Microsoft, Nokia has announced a new consumer device, the N1, that shows how the Finnish giant is ...
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 11/18/2014
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT spreads cloud across Middle East and Africa; AlcaLu claims cost savings with new edge router.
By Sarah Reedy, Senior Editor, 11/17/2014
For service providers, the value of the Internet of Things (IoT) lies less in the new connections attaching to their networks, and more in what they can do with them.
By Jason Meyers, Senior Editor, Gigabit Cities/IoT, 11/11/2014
KORE Wireless is moving to strengthen its position in the Internet of Things (IoT) managed services space with the acquisition of fellow IoT MVNO RacoWireless.
By Rob Chimsky, 11/10/2014
According to the 2014 Communications Market Report from UK regulator Ofcom, the number of people with mobile connections in the UK reached 55 million at the end of ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/3/2014
Sprint's new CEO said the company will cut about 2,000 more jobs from its workforce, and there will be more changes in management too.
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Hey US! Here Comes Tech Mahindra
Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 11/21/2014
Acquisition gives Indian network services and software giant a play in the North ...
Huawei Targets 4.5G Mobile by 2016
Robert Clark, , 11/21/2014
Chinese vendor is working on a '4.5G' mobile solution that can achieve 1Gbit/s ...
Eurobites: Rights Issue Raises €997M for Telekom Austria
Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 11/25/2014
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Israeli firm claims battery breakthrough; ...
Why BT + EE Makes More Sense
Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 11/25/2014
BT is talking to potential mobile M&A prey, and in my view EE makes more sense ...
Hey US! Here Comes Tech Mahindra
Ray Le Maistre, Editor-in-chief, 11/21/2014
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Altiostar's C-RAN Steps Into the Light, Junks Dark Fiber
Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/20/2014
Altiostar emerges from stealth with a Cloud-RAN system that uses Ethernet rather ...
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T-Mobile Offers 14 Streaming Music Apps Data-Free
Monday, November 24, 2014
Jolla Unveils Tablet Plans
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Ericsson Publishes Mobility Report
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Nokia Unveils a New Android Tablet
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Cisco Unveils Voice-over-WiFi System
Friday, November 14, 2014
Lenovo Closes Moto Mobility Buy From Google
Thursday, October 30, 2014
AT&T Gets Onboard With Google's Nexus 6
Thursday, October 16, 2014
SoftBank Invests $250M Into Legendary
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Sprint Doubles AT&T's Data Offer
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
AT&T, Telus Connect Cars With Mojio Device
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Qualcomm Offers an LTE-Broadcast SDK
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Apple Claims Record iPhone 6 Pre-Sales
Monday, September 15, 2014
AT&T Releases Global SIM That Supports Multiple Operators
Monday, September 15, 2014
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Sigfox Plans Global IoT Network
Joanne Taaffe , 11/24/2014
French firm is developing partnerships with mobile operators to extend its reach ...
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What WebRTC Means for Telcos
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From 4G to 5G: Alcatel-Lucent's Dave Geary

11|25|14   |   09:09   |   (0) comments


Dave Geary, President of Wireless at Alcatel-Lucent, talks about the evolution of the 4G market, small cells, partnerships, 5G and the IoT.
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Building a Secure Telefonica Network With Huawei's High-End Firewall

11|24|14   |   4:37   |   (0) comments


Andrew Davies, IP architect of the Telefonica, a leading digital communications company, discusses the Huawei security gateway solution and putting the solution into the testbed.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Partners with Spirent to Verify CE12816's 10GE Port & TRILL Networking Capabilities

11|24|14   |   2:50   |   (0) comments


Spirent Communications is the world's leading supplier for telecom testing appliances and solutions. Spirent has been in a close partnership with Huawei for a long time.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Saudi Airlines & Its ICT Transformation

11|24|14   |   2:07   |   (0) comments


In this video, Saudi Airlines discusses its network problems and how Huawei's Agile Network is its all-in-one solution.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei's Agile Switch Benefiting Saudi Arabia's Yamamah Hospital

11|24|14   |   2:40   |   (0) comments


Saudi Arabia's Yamamah Hospital speaks about how Huawei's Agile Switch has improved the medical service's network infrastructure.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
FanPlay & Huawei Build a Wireless Agile Smart Stadium

11|24|14   |   2:13   |   (0) comments


FanPlay is a cloud-based white label service, which is effectively a football fan engagement platform underpinned by mobile payment technology.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Building an Agile Stadium

11|24|14   |   3:54   |   (0) comments


Stadiums may be thousands of tons of concrete and steel, but they now need to be agile. Being at the stadium may not be as alluring as it once was. Sports franchises and stadium operators discuss how to get fans back.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei Helps ChinaCache Tackle Challenges in the Internet Industry

11|24|14   |   3:09   |   (0) comments


ChinaCache is China's largest content distribution network supplier. Huawei's CE12800 has provided ChinaCache with very strong support in its establishment of an infrastructure network.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Cefinity on Managed Security Services & Next-Generation Firewall

11|24|14   |   7:05   |   (0) comments


Cefinity is a cloud management service provider in Southeast Asia. Ivan Zhang, CEO of the company, discusses the implementation of security service management in the cloud era.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Huawei's Agile Gateway in the Eyes of Cefinity

11|24|14   |   2:11   |   (0) comments


Cefinity is a managed service provider for enterprise networks. The company currently uses Huawei's AR series routers for the most complete range of functions. CEO Ivan Zhang speaks about the advantages of the AR series routers.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
CTO of Bus-Online Talks About Huawei's Agile Gateway

11|24|14   |   2:53   |   (0) comments


Bus-Online covers around 100 million users everyday. In addition to providing mobile TV, and advertising services to the public, Bus-Online has also entered the field of mobile Internet.
LRTV Huawei Video Resource Center
Amsterdam ArenA as an Agile Campus

11|24|14   |   3:31   |   (0) comments


The Amsterdam ArenA, home of the Ajax soccer team, can be a crowded space. ArenA has partnered with Huawei to work on bringing ample bandwidth to 53,000 people at the same time.
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