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Key developments related to the evolution and deployment of cellular services.
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 8/20/2018
One of india's biggest mobile operators is said to have big fiber ambitions.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 8/20/2018
China Telecom says it is outperforming China Mobile in the mobile market, but it falls well behind on intelligibility.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/20/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: BT looks for TIP startups; UK rural broadband; Deutsche Telekom eyes cloud takeovers; Deutsche Bahn's fiber plan; MBNL extends Ericsson deal.
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By Iain Morris, News Editor, 8/17/2018
Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan is a worthy opponent of US President Donald Trump.
By Kevin Fitchard, Lead Analyst, OpenSignal, 8/17/2018
The US could start a steady climb back up the global rankings if more cities practice intensive spectrum management and make new LTE-Advanced upgrades.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/17/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Turk Telekom and Vestel answer Erdogan's call; Swisscom bolsters broadband; MTN linked with Jumia sale; Rovio's revenues fall.
By Robert Clark, 8/16/2018
Australia's telcos may be allowed to use Huawei's equipment after all – with caveats.
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By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 8/16/2018
Join Heavy Reading & Light Reading for a breakfast briefing in Los Angeles to talk 5G strategies.
By Iain Morris, International Editor, 8/16/2018
Australia's largest retail service provider has blamed the government's NBN pricing for a sharp fall in profits.
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 8/16/2018
India wants its telecom sector to be entirely self-reliant by 2022, buying all of its products at home.
By Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, 8/15/2018
Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Deutsche Telekom in fiber collaboration talks with United Internet; Hi3G upgrades backhaul with Ericsson; Interxion widens access to Google Cloud Platform.
By Patrick Ostiguy, President and CEO, Accedian, 8/15/2018
Operators will need full control over network and application performance if 5G services are to thrive.
By Iain Morris, News Editor, 8/14/2018
As aggregators pile into the market, old-fashioned convergence runs out of steam and US firms eye European assets, a French move reminiscent of AT&T's Time Warner deal could be in the cards.
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Foreshadow-NG Vulnerability Sets Tech Giants Scrambling
Larry Loeb, Author, 8/20/2018
Foreshadow vulnerabilities expose processors and even the cloud to penetration.
Congressional Campaign Websites Vulnerable to Attack, Say Researchers
Jeffrey Burt, Editor & Journalist, 8/17/2018
Researchers presented a study at DEF CON that showed that a third of ...
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GigaMonster Bets Big on MDU Broadband
Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 8/20/2018
Apartment-focused broadband provider will use fresh $45 million in new funds for ...
Managed Security Forges Trusted Advisor Relationship
Alison Diana, Editor, Broadband World News, 8/17/2018
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NFV has failed to live up to the original expectations five years after it was ...
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Light Reading is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Leading ...
Robot Wars: Telecom's Looming AI Tussle
Iain Morris , International Editor , 3/14/2018
Telcos performing routine chores will be ripe for AI-based automation. But whose ...
Europe's Backhaul Black Hole Looms Above 5G
Iain Morris , International Editor , 9/18/2017
The poor availability of fiber for mobile backhaul spells trouble for some of ...
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