Telia Carrier Adds New Route To Russia, Upgrades Network
Wholesale carrier Telia Carrier today announced it has added a new route from Stockholm to St Petersburg through Estonia and upgraded its network to provide 100G-plus services to carriers content and cloud providers in northern Europe and Russia

Verizon Helps Transform Major US Retail Brands Into Smart Stores
Verizon today announced it is working with US retail holding company Ahold USA to transform Stop & Shop Giant and other major retail brands into smarter stores with technology upgrades that enable consumers to enjoy digitally-rich in-store shopping experiences

First LTE Routers To Support Wave 2 Gigabit WiFi Introduced
SDN solutions provider Cradlepoint today announced the industry's first LTE routers with a quad core processor to take full advantage of SD-WAN and LTE advanced networks

New Research: Deploying Next Gen 5G Wireless Networks Will Add Significantly To Economy
A CTIA-commissioned analysis just released estimates US GDP boost of $500 billion and three million new jobs along with savings and benefits to local communities in excess of $160 billion

Telecom Cloud Market Worth Almost 31 Billion USD by 2021
A new report released today by MarketsandMarkets predicts the telecom cloud market will almost triple in four years dominated by unified communication and collaboration (UCC) solutions

Branded Content Can Now Be Measured In Mobile Messaging
Emogi and Moat today announced their partnership to provide brands with best-in-class insights measurement and analytics for predictive emoji stickers and GIFs across mobile messaging platforms

T-Mobile Joins Carriers Boosting DC Capacity For Inauguration
T-Mobile today announced it is permanently increasing 4G LTE capacity in Washington DC by almost 1000 percent ahead of next week's presidential inauguration

Verizon Rolling Out Instant Internet For Connected Homes, Businesses
Verizon today announced the launch of a new broadband service that provides instant Internet connections with equal upload and download speeds for customers with a number of connected devices

Straight Path Hit Hard For Failing To Deploy Wireless Service
The Federal Communications Commission today announced an over $100 million settlement with Straight Path Communications for failing to deploy wireless services required by its FCC licenses

New Industrial Modem Provides Easy, Lower Cost 4G LTE Carrier Connectivity
Logic Supply today announced the launch of its new pre-certified 4G connectivity modem for industrial systems eliminating the time and expense of system certification

Virgin Mobile USA Consolidates HQ in Kansas City
Virgin Mobile today announced it is consolidating its bi-coastal US headquarters in a single Kansas City Missouri office where it plans to hire up to 100 new employees

Robocalls Tops List of Worst Nuisance Calls Last Year
The YouGov survey released today reveals the five top nuisance calls received by nine out of ten consumers in 2016 with robocalls heading the list

New Open Source Tech Collaboration Working On IoT Device ID and Security Tools
Hortonworks today announced it is working with Neustar in an open source technology collaboration to develop more effective and easy-to-use Internet-of-Things (IoT) device identification and security solutions

Verizon Successfully Trials Vendor Interoperability On Fiber
Verizon today announced it has successfully demonstrated the use of different vendor equipment at the CSP and customer ends of a passive optical network

Egypt Launches 4G Mobile Service
Egyptian mobile operators have successfully launched 4G service in the North African nation an action recognized by the GSMA as an important milestone for Egypt's economy and society

Euro Telcos Call On EC to Modify Privacy Regs
ETNO and GSMA today called on the European Commission to revise its new e-privacy regulation to make it more customer-friendly and innovation-ready so telcos can provide faster more innovative consumer services

European Commercial Vehicle Telematics Market Robust And Growing
Frost and Sullivan's Mobility team analysts today released a new report that reveals partnerships and market consolidation fueling new growth opportunities for telematics vendors in Europe along with an increase in value-added services such as video-based safety solutions and mobile base on-demand freight exchange platforms

French 5G Framework Deployed To Test A New Post-OFDM Multicarrier Waveform
The CEA Tech research institute has been granted a six-month license from Arcep France's telecommunications regulatory agency to run a field trial with multiservice transmission at 3-point-5 GHz TDD band with 40MHz bandwidth 3-point-5GHz might be the first carrier frequency that will be released for 5G

GTT Completes Acquisition of Hibernia Networks
GTT Communications Inc has announced the completion of its acquisition of Hibernia Networks gaining the company's terrestrial and subsea fiber assets new global points of presence optical and low latency transport video and CDN services and key relationships with marquee clients in the financial services media and entertainment web-centric and service provider industries

Mobile Operators Urged To Adopt LTE Broadcast To Meet Growing Video Demand
Strategy Analytics released a new report today urging mobile operators to adopt eMBMS or LTE Broadcast to provide superior mobile video and data experiences for subscribers

New Sensor Integration Interface Makes It Easier to Add Sensors To Mobile Devices
Mobile interface specifications organization the MIPI Alliance today announced the release of MIPI 13C a new chip-on-chip interface that integrates sensors in smartphones IoT devices and automotive connectivity products

Mobile Operators Predicted To Lose 12 Percent Of Service Revenue To OTT
Juniper Research has released a new report that predicts mobile operators will lose more than 100 billion dollars or about 12 percent of their voice and text service revenue to over-the-top (OTT) messaging services and social media

Ford Adds AT&T 4G LTE-Powered Wi-Fi Hotspot Capability To 2018 Vehicles
Ford has announced it will be adding 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capability powered by AT&T to its 2018 models enabling up to ten devices to be connected in vehicles

First LTE-M Modem To Fully Utilize Verizon's 4G LTE Network Hits Market
NimbeLink has announced the launch of its Skywire LTE Category M1 (LTE-M) modem designed to fully utilize the Verizon 4G LTE network for IoT and M2M applications

Cricket Wireless Now In All 50 States
Cricket Wireless today announced it now has branded stores in all fifty states with the opening of its new location in South Portland Maine


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