TIM CEO says EU telecoms sector faces daunting market headwinds
The head of Telecom Italia says the European telcos are facing a "perfect storm" of challenges.
Telecom Italia (TIM) CEO Pietro Labriola raised eyebrows this week while delivering his keynote address at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. "We are facing a perfect storm,” said the chi... Read more
Bullitt Group launches Cat Q10, first 5G hotspot in the CAT series
Bullitt Group announced a 5G hotspot at Mobile World Conference 2022. The Cat Q10 is as rugged as the CAT smartphones that put the product series on the map.
Caterpillar (CAT) is a major manufacturer of construction machinery and engines. In 2012, the organization launched its first smartphone: ... Read more
Bullitt Group offers new service programs for rugged mobile devices
Bullitt Group has introduced Rugged Care, a new service program that guarantees quick repairs of its rugged mobile devices.
Bullitt Group produces durable, rugged mobile devices. During MWC 2022, the vendor introduced two new service programs: Rugged Care and Rugged Care+. The programs allow cus... Read more
Huawei launches Super Device for fast connections of multiple devices
Huawei has launched a new concept at MWC 2022. 'Super Device' allows fast connections of multiple Huawei devices such as smartphones and displays or speakers and laptops.
According to Huawei, Super Devices makes it easier for different devices to work together and form a professional working env... Read more
Microsoft expands Azure portfolio for telecom services
Microsoft introduced several new products for Azure cloud-based telecom services at MWC 2022.
Azure Distributed Services builds on AT&T's technology and explicitly supports this operator. The service offers 5G mobile and voice networks solutions through a combination of Azure Security, Azure... Read more
Mobile World Congress officially cancelled
The GSMA has decided to officially cancel the Mobile World Congress, the organization told Techzine. The official reason for cancelling the event is the Corona virus.
Last week, a kind of domino effect happened when one company after the other announced not to participate any longer in the annua... Read more
MWC board holds urgent meeting after Nokia cancels attendance
The GSMA board is meeting urgently to discuss what to do with the Mobile World Congress. A decision may be made today as to whether or not to cancel the MWC. Nokia announced today that it will not participate in the exhibition.
Yesterday we already explained in a blog that the 2020 edition of th... Read more
Divided GSMA decides on Friday if Mobile World Congress takes place
Spain's third-largest newspaper, La Vanguardia, reports that the Mobile World Congress (MWC) may be cancelled altogether this year. Opinions differ within the GSMA, the organiser, to continue with the event. There will be a GSMA meeting on Friday, and a final decision will be made. Although, it mig... Read more
Huawei wants to build a possible research centre in the Netherlands
Huawei is looking into the possibility of building a research centre in the Netherlands. That should be the case this year, although there is a chance that the centre will not be built in the end. But even if that is the case, Huawei still seems to be planning to invest millions in the Dutch market.... Read more
Google Station and Cisco want to set up stable internet for everyone
Google Station and Cisco have announced a new partnership. Together they want to set up a stable, public internet connection and bring it to a billion people from all over the world. The underlying idea is to stimulate the digital economy.
Both companies announced this last Sunday during the Mobile ... Read more