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LG U+ launches commercial LTE-Advanced service

LG U+ launches commercial LTE-Advanced service

July 31, 2013 at 8:35 am 0 comments

LG U+ has commercially launched ultra-high LTE-Advanced service commercial service in South Korea on July 18, 2013. The company now provides up to 150 Mbps data services over its commercial LTE network. LG U+ can now provide high-speed mobile broadband services like high-definition video, voice and data by supporting 150MbpsRead More

HTC Q3 revenue to drop 22 percent

HTC Q3 revenue to drop 22 percent

July 31, 2013 at 8:29 am 0 comments

HTC has forecasted Q3 revenue of NT$50 billion to NT$60 billion, a drop of around 22 percent vis-a-vis second quarter revenue. HTC has posted quarterly revenue of NT$70.7 billion, with gross margin of 23.2 percent and operating margin of 1.5 percent. Net profit and EPS were NT$1.25 billion and NT$1.50,Read More

Alcatel-Lucent Q2 revenue at Euro 3.6 bn, up 1.9%

Alcatel-Lucent Q2 revenue at Euro 3.6 bn, up 1.9%

July 30, 2013 at 6:12 pm 0 comments

Alcatel-Lucent has today announced its second quarter 2013 results, reporting year-over-year revenue increase of 1.9 percent to Euro 3.6 billion. The increase in growth can be attributed to the IP division which has shown a strong growth of more than 25 percent in its IP division compared to the sameRead More

Alcatel-Lucent and Qualcomm to develop small cells

Alcatel-Lucent and Qualcomm to develop small cells

July 30, 2013 at 6:02 pm 0 comments

Alcatel-Lucent and Qualcomm Technologies announced today a plan to develop small cell base stations that enhance 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi networks to improve wireless connectivity in residential and enterprise environments. These next-generation small cells would combine Alcatel-Lucent’s proven expertise and innovation in developing small cell solutions with Qualcomm Technologies’ industry-leadingRead More

NSN to commercialize Telco Cloud

NSN to commercialize Telco Cloud

July 30, 2013 at 5:39 pm 0 comments

Telco Cloud shows that Nokia Siemens Networks cloud technology is on the brink of commercial deployment after comprehensive testing of mobile voice core services. The company successfully demonstrated an exhaustive set of use cases covering Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and other IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) based services in the TelcoRead More

NTT DOCOMO to launch 150 Mbps LTE service in October

NTT DOCOMO to launch 150 Mbps LTE service in October

July 30, 2013 at 1:06 am 0 comments

NTT DOCOMO of Japan is planning to launch 150 Mbps service in the month of October, 2013. NTT DOCOMO, a personalized mobile solutions provider for smarter living will begin verifying its Xi LTE service with a maximum downlink of 150 Mbps in Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture from July 30. The verificationRead More

Juniper Networks CEO Kevin Johnson to retire

Juniper Networks CEO Kevin Johnson to retire

July 30, 2013 at 12:49 am 0 comments

Juniper Networks has announced that the company’s chief executive officer, Kevin Johnson, will retire once a successor is named. Johnson will continue to serve in his current capacities while an orderly transition is accomplished. The company’s board of directors has formed a search Committee of independent directors to lead aRead More

Nigeria first lady appointed ITU Child Online Protection champion

Nigeria first lady appointed ITU Child Online Protection champion

July 30, 2013 at 12:42 am 0 comments

The first lady of Nigeria Dame Patience Jonathan was formally appointed Champion for Child Online Protection at a ceremony in Geneva. ITU launched the Child Online Protection (COP) initiative in 2008 as part of the overall thrust to strengthen cybersecurity. It brings together partners from various sectors to ensure aRead More

Etisalat joins hand with Samsung

Etisalat joins hand with Samsung

July 30, 2013 at 12:34 am 0 comments

Etisalat Group and Samsung recently signed a deal that will lead to an influx of some of the most sought after telecommunications technologies in Etisalat’s 15 operating markets in the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Rathgeber signed the memorandum of understanding at a ceremony in Seoul, South Korea, earlier thisRead More

Amazon.com Q2 sales at $15.7 bn, up 22 percent

Amazon.com Q2 sales at $15.7 bn, up 22 percent

July 28, 2013 at 7:59 pm 0 comments

Amazon.com has announced its Q2 sales increased 22 percent to reach $15.7 billion. Operating cash flow increased 41 percent to $4.53 billion for the trailing twelve months, compared with $3.22 billion for the trailing twelve months ended June 30, 2012. Free cash flow decreased 76 percent to $265 million forRead More