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By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/17/2017
Former AT&T Mobility CEO Glenn Lurie didn't stay retired very long! He has signed on as the new CEO for messsaging company Synchronoss, replacing current CEO Stephen ...
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By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/16/2017
Sprint's Ginger McClendon talks about how the future of network design will evolve with the advent of 5G.
By Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 11/9/2017
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Telecom Infra Project 2017 Summit -- The Telecom Infra Project (TIP) is spreading its wings into areas such as artificial intelligence while ...
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By Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 11/7/2017
While bandwidth challenges and the high cost and low comfort of VR headsets are limiting the spread of virtual reality, technology CEOs see tremendous potential for ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 11/6/2017
Broadcom revealed Monday that it's offering $105 billion in cash and stock for Qualcomm -- the largest acquisition offer ever seen in the tech world. Qualcomm has so ...
By Craig Matsumoto, Editor-in-Chief, Light Reading, 11/6/2017
Sprint and T-Mobile have "noped" out of their potential merger. The companies announced Saturday afternoon that their talks didn't work out, so they're going their ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/31/2017
After months of legal wrangling, it is reported that Apple is now trying to design iPhones and iPads that don't use Qualcomm modems, but equivalents from rivals Intel ...
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By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/30/2017
The reported breakdown of the Sprint/T-Mobile merger talks is being blamed on ego clashes at the top of Deutsche Telekom and SoftBank, but may not mean the end of the ...
By Gagandeep Kaur, Contributing Editor, 10/26/2017
India's Reliance Communications looks set to close most of its wireless business over the next month, according to press reports, and is believed to have told most ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/25/2017
Sprint reported a $48 million net loss for its fiscal second quarter Wednesday as the operator -- like T-Mobile -- declined to hold an earnings call in order to avoid ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/24/2017
AT&T's CFO used part of Tuesday afternoon's third quarter earnings call to make an impassioned call for the Trump administration to continue to push to make its ...
By Dan Jones, Mobile Editor, 10/23/2017
In a surprise move, T-Mobile announced its third quarter results in a pre-recorded video Monday morning, avoiding an analyst call that would have been deluged with ...
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Dell Makes the Case for Cloud 'Core'
Mitch Wagner, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, 11/17/2017
Dell reinvents the idea of on-premises computing.
Multicloud Can Lead to Management Nightmare – Survey
Scott Ferguson, Editor, Enterprise Cloud, 11/17/2017
A report commissioned by software provider BMC shows that the multicloud ...
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Windstream's Pham: Cybersecurity Is About Trade-Offs
Trent Pham, Head of Products and Security, Windstream, 11/17/2017
Early detection of security risks at the entry point minimizes loss and speeds up ...
SD-WAN: Not a Panacea
Mike Robuck, Editor, Telco Transformation, 11/16/2017
SD-WAN has room to grow, according to a panel at the MEF17 conference.
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Iain Morris , News Editor , 2/8/2017
Just a few weeks into power, Donald Trump already seems to have had a big impact ...
5G: Hurdles on the Track
Iain Morris , News Editor , 3/7/2016
Standardization efforts on 5G are getting ahead of a business case for the ...
US Giants Carve Out Role in the Industrial IoT
Sarah Thomas , Director, Women in Comms , 2/2/2016
AT&T and Verizon are taking different approaches to the Industrial Internet of ...
When a Telco Goes OTT
Robert Clark , 11/25/2015
Hong Kong's PCCW has taken its video strategy into the OTT realm with the launch ...
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