Anti-trust lawyers investigate exclusive handset deals
July 8, 2017
Exclusive handset deals between mobile phone makers and network providers are to be subject to an anti-trust investigation by the US Department of Justice (DoJ).
The Wall Street Journal claims that the DoJ is at the early stages of an investigation into
MediaTek opens US HQ
October 27, 2016
Fabless integrated circuit (IC) designer, MediaTek, has opened its new US wireless headquarters in Woburn, near Boston, USA.
The Taiwan-based company has been expanding its international operations in recent years to boost growth and attract world class talent.
Its new facility in Boston
COLT promotes managed services via online hub
October 23, 2017
Colt is increasing its focus on managed services, with voice revenues continuing to decline.
Third quarter revenues for 2017 fell nearly 5% to 400.1 million Euros, due to the fall in demand for voice services and slower growth for data
Japanese handset vendors going global
January 16, 2017
Japan-based handset makers, including Fujitsu, Kyocera, NEC, NTT DoCoMo, and Sharp, are looking to launch their products worldwide.
Starting the trend, Fujitsu recently launched its F905i in Taiwan.
Kazutomo Chiba, president of Fujitsu’s handset business in Asia Pacific, said the company is
China Unicom announces WCDMA winners
January 26, 2017
China Unicom has announced the winning bidders in its first WCDMA infrastructure tender.
Huawei, Motorola and Ericsson are the biggest winners, whilst smaller contracts went to ZTE, Nokia Siemens Networks, and Alcatel-Lucent.
The tender is believed to cover 55 cities in 30
CHT to build computer centre for Taiwan’s stock exchange
February 26, 2016
On 22nd February Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) and the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) signed a memorandum of understanding in which CHT is to establish a computer centre for TSE’s stock handling and transactions.
The computer centre will built in the
IMImobile awarded gold for UnlSpace
September 26, 2016
India-based IMImobile won the Gold award this week at the Mobile Search Awards 2016 for the ‘Best Entertainment or Information Service’.
Industry experts voted IMImobile’s USG platform, UnlSpace, as the clear winner.
UnlSpace allows mobile phone users to access social networking sites,
HTC supply smartphones to Emobile
February 28, 2016
Taiwan-based manufacturer High Tech Computer (HTC) will soon start shipping the HTC TyTN II 3.5G phone to Emobile, a Japan-based mobile telecom operator. Emobile will sell the device as the S11HT.
The S11HT utilises and Windows Mobile operating system and is powered by
China’s telephone users almost at 1bn
August 28, 2016
The number of telephone users in China is edging increasingly closer to 1 billion, although the number of landline subscribers is falling.
Official figures from China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology show 960 million telephone users in China at the end
Redknee Supports Mobile Broadband In Middle East
January 21, 2018
Redknee (TSX: RKN), a leading provider of business-critical software and solutions for communications service providers, is pleased to announce that a leading service provider in the Middle East and Africa has increased its investment in Redknee’s data rating and charging solution