Mobile and Infrastructure News

From government licensing through to ISP and infrastructure, this is our global news and commentary of all things 5G, mobile and telecommunications related.

Huawei Technologies

Sweden bans Huawei and ZTE from upcoming 5G networks

Sweden has banned telecoms gear from Huawei Technologies and ZTE within its own 5G community, linking other European nations that have restricted the use of Chinese providers on sa...

Nokia

Nokia seeks to block Lenovo sales in Germany over patent licensing

Nokia has sought to impose an injunction from Lenovo, the world’s largest PC maker to block sales of its products in Germany after breach of a movie encoding patent.

Nokia

Nokia plans to build mobile network on the moon

Nokia has been selected by NASA to construct the first mobile network on the moon, that the Finnish company has said, as the US shuttle service plans for a future in which individu...

T-Mobile

Deutsche Telekom tests mobile antenna in the stratosphere

Deutsche Telekom has tested a aerial base channel in the earth’s stratosphere, it said on Monday, hoping to deliver mobile coverage to remote regions that ground-based networ...

European 5G

European Union needs a long-term plan to tackle 5G fake news

The European Union needs to think of a strategy to counter disinformation about 5G engineering or threat false promises derailing its economic restoration and electronic goals, a s...

tsmc

TSMC lifts revenue estimate as COVID transforms digital demand

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co hiked its revenue outlook after logging record quarterly profit, and painted a bullish picture of demand picking up within the subsequent two ...

TikTok US

US court agrees to expedite government TikTok app store ban appeal

A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday agreed to fast-track a Justice Department appeal of a ruling preventing the government from banning new TikTok downloads from US app stores.

Apple

In China, Apple’s 5G iPhone 12 sparks fever-pitch, but divided reaction

Apple’s iPhone 12 launch drew mixed responses in mainland China on Wednesday, with fans cheering a 5G version for their favourite brand while others planned to wait for upcom...

iPhone 12

Apple enters the 5G race with its new iPhone 12 range

Apple has launched its own next-generation iPhone 12, using quicker 5G connectivity the Cupertino, California-based company hopes will spur a wave of updates and also keep its earn...

Tim Cook

Four things to watch for at Apple’s iPhone launch event

On Tuesday, Apple Inc will broadcast an event from its Cupertino, California campus and has been widely expected to announce fresh iPhones that can tap 5G wireless information netw...

Apple

New Apple iPhone 12 to offer 5G speeds US networks can’t deliver

5G will finally get some attention with the anticipated debut of Apple’s next iPhone later today. However, the blazing speeds promised won’t materialize for most people...

Huawei Technologies

US sanctions turn up heat but Huawei serving European 5G clients

Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies is finding it harder to counter US sanctions made to fend off its accessibility to semiconductors but will continue to function European 5...

UK Parliament

London Stock Exchange in talks with Indian tech firms to list overseas

The London Stock Exchange is in discussions with several Indian technology companies for their overseas stock listings, a senior executive for the British exchange told journalists...

TikTok

P&G and other advertisers to stick by TikTok unless clock runs out

Major advertisers such as Procter & Gamble and Danone are committed to spending on TikTok as the viral video sharing platform faces a possible ban in the US following accusatio...