Platform Economy: Verizon wireless in the US

Verizon to launch 5G internet for businesses in 21 American cities

Verizon Communications, which is one of the largest telecom companies in the world, has announced that it will launch 5G internet for businesses in 21 US cities this month, expandi...


Nokia’s head of global services to leave the company

Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia’s president of international services and also member of the group’s leadership group Sanjay Goel will leave the company, a Nokia...

Platform News: Huawei Technologies

Huawei Technologies appeals against 5G network ban in Sweden

Huawei has appealed against Sweden’s decision to exclude the Chinese telecoms equipment maker from 5G systems, the Swedish telecoms regulator PTS has stated.


Setback for Nokia in German patent battle with Lenovo

A German appeals court on Monday raised the enforcement of an injunction won by Nokia Oyj in a patent dispute by Lenovo Group to block the world’s largest PC maker from selli...


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 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...

Platform Industry News: Huawei Technologies retail shop in China

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...


Nokia wins 5G radio equipment contract from BT

Finland’s Nokia has clinched a deal with the UK’s biggest mobile operator BT Group to supply 5G radio equipment, the company has said, in one of the first major wins un...

Platform Industry: Microsoft operating system users

Microsoft enters 5G race with Azure cloud for telecom operators

Microsoft has unveiled a brand new cloud platform on Monday aimed at allowing telecom operators to construct 5G networks quicker, reduce costs and sell customised solutions to busi...

Nokia CEO

Top Nokia investor has high expectations after past underperformance

Nokia’s single largest investor has said it had high expectations of new direction following the Finnish telecoms gear maker had failed to meet its potential under previous d...


Nokia wins second round of legal fight against Daimler

Nokia’s struggle with Daimler finished patent licensing charges obtained backing by a German court after the judge said that the carmaker hadn’t made a significant effo...

Nokia CEO

Nokia’s new CEO gets to work setting strategy in ‘dream job’

Nokia’s new chief Pekka Lundmark said he’ll take time to re-acquaint himself with the Finnish telecom equipment maker as he works toward setting a strategy, since the p...


Nokia posts second-quarter profit jump ahead of CEO change

The Finnish telecom network gear maker Nokia reported an unexpected rise in its own underlying profit on Friday regardless of the coronavirus pandemic, while its new CEO Pekka Lund...

Platform Industry News: Huawei Technologies retail shop in China

French limits on Huawei 5G equipment amount to an eventual de facto ban

Sources close to the matter have said that French authorities have informed telecoms operators planning to buy Huawei Technologies 5G equipment that they won’t be able to ren...