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T-Mobile execs won't sweat losses to AT&T, Dish

AT&T outpaced T-Mobile in postpaid customer additions, and Dish Network plans to shift its business away from T-Mobile. But in response, T-Mobile raised its customer and financial growth expectations.

Samsung boosts income 73% on higher chip prices, demand

Samsung Electronics has ridden the chip shortage to deliver boost earnings and revenue despite a fall in handset sales.

BT shares slide on Q1 dip, heated broadband rivalry

The UK incumbent nonetheless continues to make quiet progress in trimming costs.

Facebook sees 56% growth but fears regulators, iOS

Facebook recorded its fastest growth in five years, but iOS has yet to bite, and politicians increasingly blame it for vaccine misinformation.

Could Inmarsat offer the world's best private 5G network?

Under a plan crafted by Nokia's former CEO, satellite provider Inmarsat plans to come down to Earth and build terrestrial, private 5G networks in places like ports, straits and airports.

Podcast: NTT tracks Kaseya ransomware attack

The Kaseya ransomware attack is the latest in a trend of bad actors working together to target the supply chain.

Peacock's global streaming strategy takes flight with Sky

Comcast and NBCU execs insist that the relatively new streaming service can scale up and succeed without M&A, but left the door open to partnerships that can push global distribution.

Orange hails stronger Q2 amid fiber splurge

Spain remains the group's problem child in Q2, as group revenue growth accelerates and core profits stabilize further.

Congress may ask for 100Mbit/s download speeds in 'underserved' areas

The draft of the broadband section of the new infrastructure bill seems to show that Congress is gently moving the goalposts on what qualifies as an adequately served broadband community.

Comcast hints at accelerated DOCSIS 4.0 rollout as it rakes in more broadband subs in Q2

Broadband gains also fueled the addition of 280,000 mobile lines in Q2, a quarterly record that sent Xfinity Mobile's grand total past 3.38 million lines.

Virgin dooms DOCSIS in UK with fiber-for-all plan

The UK operator is likely to have jettisoned its cable network by the late 2020s as it embarks on a big full-fiber rollout.

Nokia, firing on most cylinders, expects an extra €1B in sales

The Finnish equipment maker's share price soars in Helsinki after it lifts guidance on a strong set of results.

Qualcomm sings a song of diversification

Qualcomm has begun touting its IoT business, which posted $1.4 billion in revenues during Qualcomm's most recent quarter, a figure that's up 83% from the same quarter a year ago.

'Accelerated move churn' halts Altice USA's broadband momentum in Q2

On the mobile side, Altice USA remains happy with its T-Mobile deal, but is keeping an eye on the MVNO market amid the new Dish-AT&T deal and revised agreements Comcast and Charter have cut with Verizon.

T-Mobile thumbs nose at Dish with new prepaid promotion

T-Mobile's prepaid brand is offering a free 5G phone and unlimited 5G data services for $25 per month, or roughly half of what Dish's Boost Mobile charges.

Apple takes pole position in the 5G race

Demand for the high-speed technology is fueling take-up of its latest iPhone, according to CEO Tim Cook.

Juniper nets $1.2 billion for Q2 despite supply chain struggles

Juniper experienced growth of 8% year-over-year, but the pandemic's impact on manufacturing and availability of hardware components such as silicon chips continues to ripple throughout the telecom industry.

O2 Germany raises outlook after strong Q2

CEO hails record half-year growth for German operator since E-Plus merger in 2015.

Microsoft posts cloud-fueled Q4 blockbuster

Little not to like for shareholders as tech behemoth surpasses analyst expectations again and bags $16.5 billion net profit.

The great fiber buildout awaits

Fiber-fed telcos and ISPs anticipate funds for big broadband buildouts, but they'll be challenged by competing technologies, incumbent dominance and an ever-widening digital divide.

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