Eurobites: Three UK turns to Tata for 5G core configuration

India, Jan. 18 -- Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Vodafone gets in on the drones act; BT faces class action over landline charges; Deutsche Telekom eggheads investigate quantum-assisted artific... Read More

Brazil backtracks on banning Huawei from 5G report

India, Jan. 18 -- Huawei may be allowed to participate in the construction of Brazil's 5G networks after all, according to local reports over the weekend. The newspaper Estado de S. Paulo (paywall ap... Read More

China Unicom appoints new president after ten-month gap

India, Jan. 18 -- After ten months, China Unicom Group has finally filled its vacant president's post. The new president is Chen Zhongyue, 49, previously executive vice president and deputy party sec... Read More

Exiting Trump nixes Intel license to supply Huawei

India, Jan. 18 -- One last swipe, from a president departing for Mar-a-Lago. The Trump administration, which ends at midday on Wednesday, has used some of its last hours to tell Intel and other Huawe... Read More

Jio resurrects 4G feature phone, hopes to take 5G lead in 2021

India, Jan. 18 -- India's newest service provider, Reliance Jio Infocomm, is planning to relaunch its low-cost 4G feature phone, JioPhone, in the first half of 2021, according to media reports. The c... Read More

Is COVID-19 a catalyst for enterprise cloud growth?

India, Jan. 15 -- For many enterprises, the temporary shuttering of office doors due to the pandemic means organizations are speeding their transition to the cloud and deploying technology that better... Read More

C-band bidding wraps at $80.91B

India, Jan. 15 -- The clock phase of the FCC's C-band auction for coveted mid-band spectrum for 5G wrapped up Friday with gross proceeds of $80.91 billion, handily beating the $44.89 billion driven by... Read More

Struum brings 'ClassPass' model to the world of streaming

India, Jan. 15 -- The subscription streaming landscape is now dominated by a handful of general entertainment services that include the likes of Netflix, Disney+, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu and HBO Max.... Read More

UK love affair with open RAN goes on despite telco reservations

India, Jan. 15 -- Love is blind, they say. It might explain why UK politicians have the collective hots for open RAN. Despite their unfamiliarity with the technology, and warnings from operators that... Read More

Media+Tech Collective forms

DENVER, Jan. 15 -- The Rocky Mountain Cable Association (RMCA) announced today that after nine years as the leading Denver-based association for regional companies and individuals who work in the broa... Read More