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Google Overtakes Amazon In European Smart Home Market In Q1

Google Overtakes Amazon In European Smart Home Market In Q1

July 4, 2019 at 10:26 am 0 comments

In the first quarter of this year, the smart home market in Europe grew 23.9%, reaching 21.3 million units shipped to the region, according to data from IDC. Western Europe is responsible for 88.3% of the region share, but Central and Eastern Europe had the biggest increase (31.2% year overRead More

Ericsson Builds Emergency Telecom Network For Bhutan Telecom

Ericsson Builds Emergency Telecom Network For Bhutan Telecom

July 2, 2019 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

Bhutan Telecom, the largest telecommunication operator in the Kingdom of Bhutan and Ericsson have successfully deployed a disaster resilient, emergency telecom core network in Bhutan as a JICA grant project.  This network was formally dedicated to the nation today by His Excellency Lyonpo Karma Donen Wangdi, Minister for Information &Read More

Nokia Subsidiary SAC Wireless Hiring Military Veterans For 5G Cell Tower Jobs

Nokia Subsidiary SAC Wireless Hiring Military Veterans For 5G Cell Tower Jobs

July 2, 2019 at 8:11 am 0 comments

As mobile operators in the U.S. begin to deploy 5G technology, there is a rapidly growing need for skilled, fully trained cell tower crews. While Nokia is working with operators to put the network infrastructure in place, its subsidiary, SAC Wireless, is laying the groundwork by recruiting and training militaryRead More

Airtel Africa Gets Listed On London Stock Exchange

Airtel Africa Gets Listed On London Stock Exchange

June 28, 2019 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

Airtel Africa, the second largest telecom operator in Africa, Friday got listed on the London Stock Exchange. The firm raised £595 million through the public offering from a mix of new institutional and existing Airtel Africa investors. The share price, however, dropped sharply  – 22% to reach 70 p,  onRead More

Nokia Bags Private LTE Network Contract From Kalmar, Ukkoverkot

Nokia Bags Private LTE Network Contract From Kalmar, Ukkoverkot

June 27, 2019 at 1:15 pm 0 comments

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, a pioneer in terminal automation and energy-efficient cargo handling, and Ukkoverkot, leading private LTE network provider, have signed a two-year co-operation agreement with Nokia to design, build and operate a private LTE network. Nokia brings the digital automation platform that is well suited for mobile machineryRead More

UNISOC, Ericsson Complete 2.6GHz 5G NR Test

UNISOC, Ericsson Complete 2.6GHz 5G NR Test

June 27, 2019 at 12:27 pm 0 comments

As a leading global supplier of mobile communications chipsets and IoT chipsets, UNISOC, a core subsidiary of Unigroup, together with Ericsson, have successfully achieved a non-standalone(NSA) 5G New Radio (NR) data call on 2.6 GHz. The bi-directional downlink and uplink data call was made at the Ericsson Lab in BeijingRead More

Ericsson To Set Up Its First Smart Factory In US

Ericsson To Set Up Its First Smart Factory In US

June 26, 2019 at 2:32 pm 0 comments

Ericsson Wednesday announced plans to build its first fully-automated smart factory in the US. The state-of-the-art factory will produce Advanced Antenna System* radios to boost network capacity and coverage, including rural coverage, as well as 5G radios for urban areas, both necessary for rapid 5G deployments in North America. TheRead More

Motorola Solutions Bags Push-to-talk Solution Contract From Israel Railways

Motorola Solutions Bags Push-to-talk Solution Contract From Israel Railways

June 24, 2019 at 11:46 am 0 comments

Motorola Solutions has been awarded a tender for supplying The Israel Railways Company with a new push-to-talk over cellular (POC) communication solution to improve efficiency and safety of operations. The company will supply up to 3,000 devices powered with WAVE, Motorola Solutions’ work group communication service, allowing operational communication acrossRead More

ZTE Signs 5G Contract With Telkom Indonesia

ZTE Signs 5G Contract With Telkom Indonesia

June 21, 2019 at 3:26 pm 0 comments

Chinese telecom gear maker ZTE Corporation has signed a memorandum of understanding in 5G cooperation with PT Telkom Indonesia, the largest digital telecommunication operator in Indonesia. This memorandum of understanding showcases ZTE and the Indonesia operator’s commitment to building 5G network and exploring new 5G fields in Indonesia. Joddy Hernady, SeniorRead More

Nokia Bell Labs And Amber Research Designing New Battery For 5G

Nokia Bell Labs And Amber Research Designing New Battery For 5G

June 21, 2019 at 10:33 am 0 comments

Researchers at Nokia Bell Labs and AMBER, the SFI Centre for Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research  hosted at Trinity College Dublin, today announced they have created a new, innovative formula for battery composition that makes batteries more powerful by packing 2.5 times the battery life than anything currently on theRead More