International

Malaysian Startup Launches SalamWeb, A Browser For Muslims

Malaysian Startup Launches SalamWeb, A Browser For Muslims

January 28, 2019 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

In order to provide an internet browser that adheres to the Islamic and Sharia laws, a Malaysian startup has launched SalamWeb – an internet browser exclusively meant to serve the Muslim population across the globe. This is the world’s first internet browser based on any religious beliefs and aim toRead More

Unity Develops Video Game To Be Played By AI Gamers, Not Humans

Unity Develops Video Game To Be Played By AI Gamers, Not Humans

January 28, 2019 at 8:12 pm 0 comments

World’s leading gaming tools developer Unity Technologies today announced that it has developed a new video game that will be played between AI enabled computers, and not mortal humans! The video game is called Obstacle Tower and will test the skills of AI agents in terms of their complexity solvingRead More

Canadian PM Fired Its Chinese Ambassador Over Huawei Remarks

Canadian PM Fired Its Chinese Ambassador Over Huawei Remarks

January 28, 2019 at 4:31 pm 0 comments

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has fired his ambassador to China John McCallum over his controversial remarks over the arrest of Huawei CFO Meg Wanzhou. The ambassador had made several comments in the past week that suggested her arrest was controversial. It appeared as if both the government and theRead More

HMD Global Pushes Nokia Phones With 3 North American Telcos

HMD Global Pushes Nokia Phones With 3 North American Telcos

January 28, 2019 at 11:39 am 0 comments

Customers of three North American telecom operators – Verizon, Cricket Wireless and Rogers – will now be able to use Nokia phones along with their mobile connection as HMD Global has partnered with these three telcos for a co-branded offering. HMD Global is offering Nokia 2 V with Verizon andRead More

India 6th In GDPR Readiness; Ahead Of US, China, Australia

India 6th In GDPR Readiness; Ahead Of US, China, Australia

January 28, 2019 at 9:19 am 0 comments

A recent Cisco-conducted survey revealed that India is among top nations in terms of GDPR readiness and much ahead of developed countries like the US, China, France, Australia and Japan. In absolute terms India is placed in sixth position in global GDPR readiness with countries like Spain, the UK, Italy,Read More

Indigo Cable System Completes Installation

Indigo Cable System Completes Installation

January 25, 2019 at 1:52 pm 0 comments

Indigo consortium that comprises of AARNet or Australia’s Academic and Research Network, Google, Indosat Ooredoo, Singtel, SubPartners and Telstra today announced that it has completed the installation of new Indigo cable subsystem including the Indigo West and Indigo Central cables completed as scheduled. This follows the announcement on 29 OctoberRead More

Japan’s Rakuten Deploys Viavi TM500 Testing Solution For Its 4G Network

Japan’s Rakuten Deploys Viavi TM500 Testing Solution For Its 4G Network

January 24, 2019 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

T&M firm VIAVI Solutions Thursday said Japan’s internet services company Rakuten has deployed its TM500 system to support the rapid deployment of a nationwide, end-to-end cloud-native mobile network. The network deployment plan is driven by a cloud-based architecture, from the RAN to the core, an industry-leading level of automation and collaborationRead More

Ericsson SVP And CMO Helena Norrman Quits

Ericsson SVP And CMO Helena Norrman Quits

January 16, 2019 at 1:11 pm 0 comments

Ericsson Wednesday said Helena Norrman, company’s Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer and Head of Marketing and Corporate Relations, has put in her papers. The company said she has decided to leave Ericsson to pursue opportunities outside the company. Börje Ekholm, President and CEO, says: “Helena has beenRead More

Thai Pay-TV Operator TrueVisions Extends Partnership With Synamedia

Thai Pay-TV Operator TrueVisions Extends Partnership With Synamedia

January 16, 2019 at 11:48 am 0 comments

Synamedia, the new company formed from the sale of Cisco’s video business, has extended its seven-year partnership with TrueVisions, Thailand’s leading pay-TV operator. As part of the new multi-year contract, Synamedia VideoGuard will protect and secure TrueVisions’ investments in live sports, news, entertainment and other premium content delivered to itsRead More

Macquarie Infrastructure To Acquire Bluebird Network

Macquarie Infrastructure To Acquire Bluebird Network

January 16, 2019 at 9:57 am 0 comments

Bluebird Network, a Midwest telecommunications company, is being acquired by Macquarie Infrastructure Partners (“MIP”) for an undisclosed amount. MIP is a long-term infrastructure investment fund that is managed by the Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (“MIRA”) division of Macquarie Group. MIP has partnered with Uniti Group to finance the transaction.Read More