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Movandi’s BeamXR offers large-scale 5G coverage with few base stations

Movandi’s BeamXR offers large-scale 5G coverage with few base stations

5G networks are going to transform mobile communications, but new millimeter wave radios are necessary -- and Movandi has a way to make them work better.Read More
Cisco: Mobile internet traffic will approach a zettabyte by 2022

Cisco: Mobile internet traffic will approach a zettabyte by 2022

According to Cisco, mobile internet traffic will reach an annual run rate close to a zettabyte and represent nearly 20 percent of global IP traffic by 2022.Read More
Telecom industry calls for Europe-wide network testing to avoid banning vendors such as Huawei

Telecom industry calls for Europe-wide network testing to avoid banning vendors such as Huawei

The telecoms industry has asked European governments to help establish a testing regime to protect networks -- without banning vendors such as Huawei.Read More
Israel’s DriveNets raises $110 million to simplify telco service deployments

Israel’s DriveNets raises $110 million to simplify telco service deployments

Networking software startup DriveNets emerged out of stealth mode today when it announced the company had raised $110 million in venture capital.Read More
Google launches Docs API for businesses to automate internal processes

Google launches Docs API for businesses to automate internal processes

Google has launched the new Google Docs API, after first introducing it as a developer preview at its Cloud Next conference last summer.
Italy opts not to ban Huawei and ZTE from 5G networks, despite earlier report

Italy opts not to ban Huawei and ZTE from 5G networks, despite earlier report

Hours after a report claimed Italy's government would bow to U.S. pressure and ban Chinese hardware providers from its 5G networks, officials say otherwise.
Verizon reveals 5G education tech winners, hints at next 5G cities

Verizon reveals 5G education tech winners, hints at next 5G cities

With a million dollars in prizes at stake, these 10 projects will advance 5G wireless technology alongside AR, VR, and mixed reality in education.
Cisco leads massive rural 5G trial aimed at revolutionizing agriculture

Cisco leads massive rural 5G trial aimed at revolutionizing agriculture

5G RuralFirst has been setting up Scottish 5G networks in anticipation of 15 separate use case tests that will automate farming and expand IoT sensors.
Amazon’s Baby Activity Skill API lets Alexa developers build apps that track tots’ activities

Amazon’s Baby Activity Skill API lets Alexa developers build apps that track tots’ activities

Amazon's newly introduced Baby Activity Skill API lets Alexa developers build skills that track all manner of baby activities.
Germany seeks guarantee that Huawei won’t hand data to Chinese state

Germany seeks guarantee that Huawei won’t hand data to Chinese state

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany needs guarantees that China’s Huawei will not hand over data to the Chinese state.
Logitech’s Tap is a 10.1-inch touchscreen controller for meeting rooms

Logitech’s Tap is a 10.1-inch touchscreen controller for meeting rooms

Logitech's new touchscreen Tap controller works with virtually any meeting room platform, including Google Hangouts Meet Hardware and Microsoft Teams Rooms.
Apple will reportedly store Russian user data locally, possibly decrypt on request

Apple will reportedly store Russian user data locally, possibly decrypt on request

Now that China has succeeded in getting Apple to store its citizens' data and iCloud encryption keys locally, Russia is set to win similar concessions.
Falling iPhone sales could lead to better working conditions in China

Falling iPhone sales could lead to better working conditions in China

Fewer iPhone sales means fewer people making iPhones, and changes to the Chinese factories where those devices have been made.
Apple apologizes for Group FaceTime privacy issue, delays software update

Apple apologizes for Group FaceTime privacy issue, delays software update

Beyond exposing iOS and macOS users to surveillance, Apple waited days to respond to reports of a huge bug and put the finder through a filing gauntlet.
French regulator orders Google to review search ads policies

French regulator orders Google to review search ads policies

France’s competition regulator has ordered Alphabet's Google to review its policies and procedures for blocking certain ads.
Grow your Instagram following with this automated assistant

Grow your Instagram following with this automated assistant

This all-in-one app will help you build a growing Instagram presence with automation tools that will help you bring in more likes, comments, and shares.
Deutsche Telekom offers 5G security plan to certify Huawei network gear

Deutsche Telekom offers 5G security plan to certify Huawei network gear

Faced with the alternative of discarding inexpensive Huawei 5G hardware, T-Mobile's parent company instead offers a plan for mitigating possible threats.
Create custom email campaigns with this automation and analytics tool

Create custom email campaigns with this automation and analytics tool

Whether you’re a professional digital marketer or a part-time freelance blogger, this service will draw more traffic to your site on a regular basis.
U.S. announces criminal charges against China’s Huawei

U.S. announces criminal charges against China’s Huawei

The Justice Department charged Huawei and its chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou with conspiring to violate U.S. sanctions on Iran.
Snapchat considers changing how long Stories stay up

Snapchat considers changing how long Stories stay up

Snapchat, known for allowing users to post photos and videos that disappear after 24 hours, is considering extending the shelf life of public Stories.