Telia picks Nokia for standalone 5G core in six markets

India, Oct. 21 -- Nokia trumpeted a new five-year agreement with Telia Company that will see the vendor deploy 5G radio access network (RAN) technology for the Swedish operator's Finnish unit as well ... Read More

Ericsson rides high on China 5G boom

India, Oct. 21 -- Ericsson had China to thank for revenue growth in its third quarter as profitability reached its highest level since 2006 despite a sales decline in some other regions. Shares in th... Read More

Verizon revenues drop 4.1% in Q3 2020

India, Oct. 21 -- NEW YORK Verizon Communications Inc. reported strong third-quarter results today and revised earnings guidance upward for the year. The company's performance was highlighted by incre... Read More

5G users in US consume 1.9x more data than 4G users report

India, Oct. 21 -- According to a new report from Opensignal, 5G users in the US consume almost twice as much data as 4G users. Specifically, the firm found that US 5G users consumed an average of 16.... Read More

AT&T, T-Mobile take different views on 6G

MILPITAS, CA, Oct. 20 -- Ericsson, one of the world's largest infrastructure vendors, recently laid out its view of what 6G mobile might do. Ericsson's statements on the matter came just a few months... Read More

Qualcomm targets macro cell towers with new chipsets

India, Oct. 20 -- Qualcomm on Tuesday announced it would enter a new business area: selling chipsets for macro cell towers. The move will position Qualcomm against other silicon vendors for macro cel... Read More

Netflix growth slows in Q3 as global paid subs pass 195 million

India, Oct. 20 -- Netflix missed Q3 2020 subscriber guidance as signups slowed following a massive surge in the first half of the year when new customers flooded in during the early stages of the pand... Read More

Tarana gets $30M for fixed wireless

MILPITAS, CA, Oct. 20 -- Tarana Wireless today announced a $30 million preferred stock financing led by new investor Prime Movers Lab. Others participating in the round included new investors Liberty ... Read More

Cisco carves away at enterprise WAN complexity with new routers

India, Oct. 20 -- the Catalyst 8000 Edge Platforms and Catalyst Cellular Gateway. Cisco has given its ISR and ASR routers a refresh with the Catalyst 8000 series to provide connectivity and security ... Read More

Eurobites: Tele2 cutbacks fatten profit margins

India, Oct. 20 -- Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: ITV sets up streaming unit; VEON invests in ShopUp; Arm takes wraps of latest design. Iain Morris, International Editor, Light Reading Publis... Read More