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Eurobites: 3 Denmark spins off masts

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Italy's Fastweb thrives during pandemic; United Internet reports sales growth in Germany; Finland's Teleste stumbles badly.

Leading Lights 2020 Finalists: Most Innovative Edge Computing Strategy

Accedian, AlefEdge, Altran, Mutable, Red Hat, SK Telecom, Vapor IO, Volterra and ZTE all make the cut for crafting compelling edge computing strategies for an exploding market.

MaxLinear, Broadcom set to bring silicon stability to DOCSIS 4.0

MaxLinear has accelerated product development after closing its Intel deal, and Broadcom, sources said, has secured the financial backing it desired to proceed with D4.0.

Podcast: What's the story with Peacock?

On this episode of 'What's the Story?' – a new series from the Light Reading Podcast – Jeff Baumgartner talks with pod host Nicole Ferraro about NBC Universal's new streaming service, Peacock: the latest news, why it matters and what's likely to happen next.

Industry cheers FCC's legal victory in small cell battle

A group of local officials saw FCC rules around small cells as dramatic federal overreach. But a federal appeals court ruling casts those concerns aside.

How Amdocs swallowed Openet and paid so little

The small Irish software company disappeared last month when it was acquired by Israel's Amdocs for just $180 million.

Ericsson bats off a century of commercial 5G wins

Milestone reached after Telekom Slovenije signs on the dotted line.

Pay-TV losses hit 1.55M in Q2 as cord-cutting's 'second wave' looms

The redirection of content to direct-to-consumer streaming services by major media companies is 'strip-mining' the US pay-TV market and accelerating its demise, analyst Craig Moffett warns.

SoftBank stages Q1 comeback swearing off risky startups

Better Vision Fund performance, and near-completion of enormous asset monetization program, help make up for the Q4 2019 disaster show.

Huawei running out of chips, but not out of options

China tech giant Huawei is in a race to find a new source of high-end chips, after the US chip manufacture ban takes effect from September 15.

Qualcomm wins appeal in long-running FTC antitrust case

US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals overturns 2019 ruling wireless technology company Qualcomm broke antitrust law with "unreasonably high" royalties for IP.

Eurobites: Ericsson's latest 5G conquest comes in Slovenia

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Germany's Freenet boosts profitability; UKWISPA shouts about Terragraph; Zain extends 5G footprint.

Liberty Global makes $7.4B bid for Swiss Sunrise

Sunrise was trying to buy UPC last year. Now UPC's owner is chasing Sunrise in a surprising turnaround.

Altice USA, AirTies connect on 'Smart WiFi' service

Vendor is supplying extenders and software for the operator's premium Wi-Fi platform as the whole-home connectivity market continues to heat up at broadband service providers.

Leading Lights 2020 Finalists: Most Innovative SD-WAN Product Strategy

Six companies – Amdocs, Fortinet, Sprient Communications, Ekinops, VMware and Versa Networks (in partnership with Netcracker) – made the cut in the Most Innovative SD-WAN Product Strategy category.

Verizon takes commanding lead in 5G phone sales: report

According to figures from M Science, Verizon has sold a total of roughly 2.2 million 5G phones since first introducing the service in the middle of last year.

CuriosityStream to go public, push global growth

Factual-focused SVoD service started by Discovery founder John Hendricks sees a path to 'hundreds of millions of subscribers' worldwide, CEO Clint Stinchcomb says.

Consumer Cellular fielding interest from buyers – sources

With almost 4 million customers, Consumer Cellular is one of the largest MVNOs in the US. And according to sources, the company is now fielding interest from buyers.

Synchronoss syncs Q2 with new Verizon deal

The SaaS and PaaS specialist reports a solid set of figures for its fiscal second quarter.

Gogo to sell commercial business amid 'devastating' pandemic

Gogo is planning to refocus exclusively around its business division, but said its 5G upgrade plans remain on track despite its withdrawal from the commercial space.

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