Morris Lore | 6/18/2019 | 1 comment
The UK will desperately need better connectivity once it is outside the European Union, say technology leaders. Getting there is another matter.
Morris Lore | 6/11/2019 | Post a comment
After approving plans to fast-track 5G, the industry has faced interoperability problems, spectrum constraints and 5G apathy. What was it all for?
Morris Lore | 5/20/2019 | Post a comment
The Chinese vendor's survival as an international force is now at stake following the latest moves by the US administration and tech companies.
Morris Lore | 5/16/2019 | 3 comments
Failure to transform their businesses, highlighted at this week's Digital Transformation World event in Nice, is fast catching up with the telcos.
Morris Lore | 5/7/2019 | 3 comments
The Finnish vendor's 5G-related difficulties and weak performance have unsettled investors, but Ericsson and Huawei also have questions to answer.
Morris Lore | 5/2/2019 | 2 comments
Big data is guiding your everyday decisions and the decisions that affect your life. It's no wonder that governments and corporations want in.
Morris Lore | 4/29/2019 | Post a comment
Muddled thinking about the core and the edge is shaping government policy toward Huawei in some parts of the world.
Morris Lore | 4/18/2019 | Post a comment
Some German companies want to build their own 5G networks instead of relying on telcos. Good luck with that, says France's Orange.
Morris Lore | 3/21/2019 | 9 comments
Google's new gaming platform could usher in a new age of cloud gaming, with ramifications for parents and telcos worldwide.
Morris Lore | 3/13/2019 | 1 comment
The dispute over the controversial Chinese equipment maker has reached a dangerous new stage.
Morris Lore | 3/8/2019 | 1 comment
US claims to 5G leadership are nothing more than marketing flimflam, according to Vodafone UK's chief technology officer.
Morris Lore | 3/1/2019 | 2 comments
After much grunting and heaving, the industry gives birth to 5G at this year's MWC. It may be some time before it grows up.
Morris Lore | 2/22/2019 | Post a comment
The interventions by Donald Trump and Newt Gingrich in recent days show just how much will be at stake in Barcelona next week.
Morris Lore | 2/19/2019 | Post a comment
Why a no-deal Brexit that sees the UK crash out of the European Union could spell trouble for the Chinese equipment vendor.
Morris Lore | 2/11/2019 | 2 comments
Nearly upon us once again, MWC in isolation provides a distorting view of the telecom industry and its challenges.
Morris Lore | 1/29/2019 | Post a comment
A US-led campaign against the world's biggest equipment maker does not mean Ericsson and Nokia are destined for success.
Morris Lore | 1/28/2019 | 3 comments
Vodafone's CEO wants a more high-level debate about the security implications of using Huawei's equipment. In the current climate, he may have his work cut out for him.
Morris Lore | 1/16/2019 | Post a comment
Ren Zhengfei's answers to questions during a rare meeting with reporters will not silence Huawei's critics.
Morris Lore | 1/15/2019 | 4 comments
The next-generation mobile technology was supposed to be about new enterprise services opportunities. But where are they?
Morris Lore | 1/8/2019 | Post a comment
Despite announcing plans for 13,000 layoffs last May, the UK operator is now bigger than ever, and it generates far less in per-employee revenues than most of its regional peers.
Morris Lore | 1/3/2019 | Post a comment
Mix exorbitant prices with underwhelming gadgets and a dose of Chinese nationalism, and then sit back and watch a trillion-dollar company tank.
Morris Lore | 1/2/2019 | 1 comment
Figures released by the Chinese equipment giant suggest it is becoming increasingly reliant on its gadget-making consumer division for sales growth.
Morris Lore | 12/17/2018 | 3 comments
Two of Europe's biggest operators are desperate to wean Europeans off US and Chinese technology, but they are uncomfortably reliant on it themselves.
Morris Lore | 12/3/2018 | Post a comment
All three mobile operators in South Korea have now launched 5G networks, and their focus is on the business rather than the consumer market.
Morris Lore | 11/30/2018 | Post a comment
The tightening of restrictions on China's biggest network equipment maker could deal a major blow to its European customers.
Morris Lore | 11/28/2018 | 3 comments
Ericsson's latest mobility report is a wake-up call for anyone who thinks cellular IoT connectivity will fuel sales growth for telcos.
Morris Lore | 11/12/2018 | 1 comment
The legal separation of BT and Openreach is a farce.
Morris Lore | 11/1/2018 | 10 comments
Mansoor Hanif turns up to one of the WiFi industry's big events and tells attendees why cellular is so much better.
Morris Lore | 10/29/2018 | 1 comment
Big Blue is paying a staggering premium for a company that trades in open source software.
Morris Lore | 10/24/2018 | Post a comment
Ericsson looks in better shape than it has been for years, but the good times might not last.
Morris Lore | 10/18/2018 | 1 comment
Facebook's Terragraph technology may have a hard time against 5G in the markets it hopes to address.
Morris Lore | 10/10/2018 | 4 comments
Anyone attending this year's SDN NFV World Congress in The Hague could be forgiven for thinking it was a re-run of last year's show.
Morris Lore | 10/8/2018 | Post a comment
A report from Bloomberg, alleging China infiltrated servers used by the US government, could spell further trouble for Huawei and ZTE.
Morris Lore | 10/4/2018 | 2 comments
The merger between 3 and Wind was supposed to create an Italian mobile heavyweight. But after Italy's 5G auction this week, that company is on the ropes.
Morris Lore | 10/3/2018 | 7 comments
Telecom operators need leaders with the visionary flair of Elon Musk, but attracting them is easier said than done.
Morris Lore | 9/13/2018 | 6 comments
The days of prying open the back of your phone and fiddling around with tweezers may be coming to an end. But what would the end of the physical SIM mean for the average telco?
Morris Lore | 9/7/2018 | 2 comments
Elon Musk finds himself at the center of a storm engulfing the high-tech carmaker, whose shares have taken a battering.
Morris Lore | 9/5/2018 | 1 comment
While still unconfirmed, Chinese government plans to merge the country's number two and three mobile operators would be regrettable.
Morris Lore | 8/21/2018 | 1 comment
Earnings reports and presentations have acquired a language of their own as companies try to put some gloss on their performance.
Morris Lore | 8/20/2018 | Post a comment
China Telecom says it is outperforming China Mobile in the mobile market, but it falls well behind on intelligibility.
Morris Lore | 8/17/2018 | 2 comments
Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan is a worthy opponent of US President Donald Trump.
Morris Lore | 8/14/2018 | 1 comment
As aggregators pile into the market, old-fashioned convergence runs out of steam and US firms eye European assets, a French move reminiscent of AT&T's Time Warner deal could be in the cards.
Morris Lore | 8/7/2018 | 10 comments
While US operators are good at talking about 5G, the Chinese are doing are much better job of preparing their country for the potentially game-changing technology, according to compelling new research.
Morris Lore | 8/3/2018 | 5 comments
The iPhone maker has become the world's first public company with a $1 trillion valuation, but is it really justified?
Morris Lore | 7/25/2018 | Post a comment
Italy beats the UK hands down on food and culture, but does it offer a better broadband experience as well?
Morris Lore | 7/23/2018 | Post a comment
A UK government plan aims for all-fiber nationwide coverage when many of today's citizens will either be dead or living on Mars.
Morris Lore | 7/17/2018 | 3 comments
The standard narrative that heavy-handed regulation is undermining Europe's telecom sector is a myth that needs busting.
Morris Lore | 7/13/2018 | 11 comments
Welcome to the inaugural edition of Light Reading's jargonosaurus, in which we take aim at some of the worst language abuses in the telecom sector.
Morris Lore | 7/12/2018 | 1 comment
Fines against telecom and technology companies rarely seem effective.
Morris Lore | 7/10/2018 | 8 comments
Telco wades into successful content business and tells award-winning staff to get their act together.
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