• Tue. Dec 6th ,2022


UAE telecom du chooses HP Enterprise for its digital transition to 5G

IT behemoth Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has reportedly announced that du, a major telecom firm in the UAE, will utilize its end-to-end service orchestration software for its digital transformation in order to build new revenue streams from its burgeoning 5G network. The telecom firm is trans

UK: TikTok may be fined $28Mn over breach of children’s data privacy

Leading Chinese short-video hosting app, TikTok, may face a fine of £27 million ($28 million) in UK for breaching the nation’s data protection law centered around children’s privacy for more than two years till July 2020, according to the Information Commissioner’s Office.

TikTok follows BeReal’s footsteps, adds authenticity feature to app

TikTok, the popular Chinese short-form video hosting platform, has reportedly announced that it has added a new authenticity feature to its app, mirroring the move of its French rival, BeReal, who is already using it to great effect to bring in more users to its platform. According to reports, th

Hidden gifts lead to a 120% surge in mobile phone bills in France

Some mobile phone users in France have reportedly witnessed a 120% rise in their mobile phone bills after major telecom service providers raised their surcharges during the summer with added gifts despite the consumers not having asked for them. Earlier, many of these tariffs, or contracts, were am

Oceanlink contracts IPLOOK to deploy 4G across the Pacific Islands

Oceanlink (ACCLINKS), a Kiribati-based mobile network operator (MNO), has reportedly the awarded a contract to commercially deploy its core 4G mobile network on the Pacific Islands to IPLOOK Technologies, a leading vendor of end-to-end LTE/5G mobile core network solutions based out of Hong Kong. Ac

MediaTek selects Keysight Technologies for validating 5G devices

Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek has reportedly chosen the American tech firm Keysight Technologies to authenticate the radio frequency performance of 5G gadgets having multiple-input and multiple-output as well as Massive MIMO antenna technologies in OTA lab-based testing. With Keysight’s 5G n

Qualcomm’s revenue forecast dented by a slowdown in smartphone demand

U.S. tech giant Qualcomm Inc’s revenue forecast for the fourth quarter is reportedly lower than the Wall Street targets, indicative of a tough economy amid slow demand for smartphones. This could severely impact its core business of handset chip manufacturing. As per reports, the company&rs

iQIYI inks content licensing deal with video sharing platform, Douyin

Chinese video streaming platform iQIYI, Inc., has reportedly announced that it has inked a definitive agreement with short-video sharing platform, Douyin, the sister app of TikTok, to license select content from the latter to edit and distribute as short form content on the iQIYI app in formats that

Malaysia to unveil plan for sale of 70% equity stake in 5G agency, DNB

The Malaysian government is reportedly set to announce a plan to sell a 70% equity stake in the state-owned 5G agency, Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB), to six firms by next week, according to Annuar Musa, Minister of Communications and Multimedia. As per reports, the government had been aiming to f