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LG's phone business exit a boon to Samsung, Motorola, TCL

Fully half of LG's phone business was based in the US. As the company walks away from its 10% share in the US market, analysts expect Samsung, Motorola and TCL to capture that business.

Eurobites: Verizon lands 5G private network gig in Southampton

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Swiss cheesemakers kick up a 6G stink; BT extends Enjoy partnership; Deutsche Telekom tweaks climate-change targets.

Podcast: Six questions about 6G

Light Reading's Mike Dano says there are at least two big improvements coming with 6G.

6G is getting messy and crowded

Conflicting technology interests and geopolitical tension could thwart efforts to develop a global standard.

AT&T, Ericsson execs to lead US efforts in 6G

AT&T's Andre Fuetsch and Ericsson's Jan Söderström will lead the Next G Alliance's executive governing body. The group is working on 'achieving North American 6G wireless leadership.'

Ericsson pulls the plug on MWC Barcelona again

In a repeat of what happened last year, one of the show's biggest exhibitors has said it will not be attending.

Heavy Reading's Gabriel Brown on 5G's next wave

The symposium will be moderated by Brown, along with Jim Hodges, chief analyst, Heavy Reading, and it will feature speakers from Swisscom, Anritsu, Red Hat, 5G Americas, Telus and more.

Vantage Towers IPO is a goer

Vodafone formally announces intention to float European towerco spinout on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange by the end of March.

Apple starts hiring 6G engineers

Apple's 6G hires would 'research and design next generation (6G) wireless communication systems' and 'participate in industry/academic forums passionate about 6G.'

Former Google chief warns 'massive sums' paid for C-Band will stall 5G

Eric Schmidt thinks Auction 107 was a digital setback that America and its allies can ill-afford.

Eurobites: UK housebuilder Barratt lays foundations for full-fiber future

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BICS replaces CEO; Ericsson follows REINDEER; Telefónica enters Cloud Garden 2.0 with IBM and Red Hat.

Huawei looks for 6G bounce-back in Australia

Chinese supplier reportedly wants to start a 6G conversation with the government. Like it or not, claimed Huawei's corporate affairs guy in Australia, China will lead in 6G and – wait for it – 7G.

6G could be the world's first teleportation tech

Fire up your 6G console and leap from the dreary surroundings of your London flat to the foodie heaven of Barcelona.

Verizon's CTO: 'I don't know what the hell 6G is'

Verizon's CTO Kyle Malady said that the operator is working to enhance 5G, and that he currently sees no reason to begin focusing on what's next.

Nokia to head up European 6G project

Vendor takes on 6G role, just as Finland looks set to pass a new 5G security law that could lock out certain vendors.

US telcos engage with Indian vendors for low-end devices

US operators like Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile are exploring replacing China's cheap handset manufacturers with Indian companies, as the trade war continues.

India launches PLI scheme to boost local manufacturing

The government has cleared the Production Linked Incentive scheme supporting 4G, 5G, next-generation RAN, IoT access, enterprise and wireless equipment.

Apple, Google start working on 6G

The first 5G phones from Apple and Google are barely out of the box, yet both companies have joined the Next G Alliance to 'advance North American mobile technology leadership in 6G.'

Singtel underlying profit down 36% as COVID-19 still bites

Singapore-based operator continues to feel the effects of the pandemic in H1 FY21, but sees signs of 'modest recovery.'

6G sounds a lot like 5G, but it could spell upheaval

What should customers and the telecom industry expect as the industry starts preparing for its next generation?

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