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Deutsche Telekom, RTL Join Quake Europe to Boost 5G Startups (EXCLUSIVE)

Deutsche Telekom, RTL Join Quake Europe to Boost 5G Startups (EXCLUSIVE)

U.S. venture capital firm Quake Capital is partnering with German telco giant Deutsche Telekom and Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland on a new technology accelerator program focused on 5G immersive

Flip raises $4M to pounce on the growing sector of employee messaging

We’re all familiar with text messaging groups for multi-person coordination. I’ve lost count of how many WhatsApp, Telegram and Facebook messenger groups I’m on! Other apps like Threema have started

Now that its merger with Sprint has court approval, T-Mobile’s parent wants to renegotiate the price

T-Mobile and Sprint haven’t renewed the merger agreement since it lapsed on Nov. 1.
MoEngage lands $25M for its mobile-first customer engagement platform

MoEngage lands $25M for its mobile-first customer engagement platform

MoEngage, a San Francisco and Bangalore-based startup that helps firms better understand their customers and improve their engagement, has raised $25 million in a new financing round as it looks to
Germany opens door to private 5G networks with 3.7-3.8GHz licenses

Germany opens door to private 5G networks with 3.7-3.8GHz licenses

Up until now, most companies have used Wi-Fi and/or Ethernet for their private networks, but in Germany, 5G is about to become an appealing alternative.
T-Mobile: because we have a (stupid) trademark on one magenta shade, no one can use pink in their logos

T-Mobile: because we have a (stupid) trademark on one magenta shade, no one can use pink in their logos

T-Mobile has a trademark on RAL 4010, a shade of magenta. Trademarks on colors (see also: UPS, John Deere) are a dangerous trend, robbing us of the spectrum one shade at a time, but T-Mobile's views
Deutsche Telekom, Covestro, and UID create artistic 5G mmWave antennas

Deutsche Telekom, Covestro, and UID create artistic 5G mmWave antennas

Though the sheer number of antennas needed for 5G millimeter wave networks could create visual blight, a leading carrier has developed beautiful options.
Germany allows Huawei to supply 5G tower gear, citing costs and timing

Germany allows Huawei to supply 5G tower gear, citing costs and timing

The German government will allow China's Huawei to supply cellular carriers with 5G hardware based on the delays and expenses other options would introduce.

HTC’s new CEO discusses the phonemaker’s future

On September 17, HTC announced that cofounder Cher Wang would be stepping down as CEO. In her place, Yves Maitre stepped into the role of Chief Executive, after more than a decade at French telecom
VR can help meet the challenges of an aging population

VR can help meet the challenges of an aging population

We will see the potential of VR become realized for unlikely demographics, like the elderly, who we might have expected to be the ones to benefit most.
How doctors are fighting Alzheimer’s with a cleverly designed VR game

How doctors are fighting Alzheimer’s with a cleverly designed VR game

After three years, the mobile game Sea Hero Quest has generated millions of hours worth of data that could help researchers find the next step in how we diagnose and understand dementia and
Some carriers have already started taking iPhone 11 reservations

Some carriers have already started taking iPhone 11 reservations

Apple just released the latest iOS 13 beta version which contains an unexpected gem: the actual 2019 iPhone keynote date. That's September 10th, just as we suspected, although the iPhone maker is yet
Deutsche Telekom debuts 5G in Germany as Vodafone UK offers unlimited plans

Deutsche Telekom debuts 5G in Germany as Vodafone UK offers unlimited plans

Two major European carrier launches have given Germany its first commercial 5G service and U.K. customers their first unlimited 4G/5G data plans.
Don’t believe the myths — 5G will bring AR and VR to the masses

Don’t believe the myths — 5G will bring AR and VR to the masses

5G offers extraordinary applications -- telesurgery, assistance to pilots, and aiding first-responders, that recently would have sounded like a pipe dream.
Telefónica lidera el índice Digital Rights en el sector de las ‘telecos’

Telefónica lidera el índice Digital Rights en el sector de las ‘telecos’

La compañía obtiene 57 puntos y se sitúa por delante de las otras 11 compañías de telecomunicaciones analizadas
Huawei says it shipped 59M smartphones in Q1 as revenue jumped 39% to $27B

Huawei says it shipped 59M smartphones in Q1 as revenue jumped 39% to $27B

Fresh from an $8.8 billion profit last year, much-maligned Chinese tech giant Huawei is touting yet more growth. The firm said today that revenue in the first quarter of 2019 grew 39 percent
T-Mobile officially unveils its home TV service, TVision Home

T-Mobile officially unveils its home TV service, TVision Home

T-Mobile today officially unveiled its forthcoming home TV service, which will now be known as TVision Home. The service is the rebranding of Layer3 TV, a company T-Mobile acquired in 2017 to launch
5G phones are here but don’t rush to upgrade

5G phones are here but don’t rush to upgrade

This year’s Mobile World Congress — the CES for Android device makers — was awash with 5G handsets. The world’s No.1 smartphone seller by marketshare, Samsung, got out ahead with a standalone launch
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.

Verizon and T-Mobile call out AT&T over fake 5G labels

AT&T recently started a shady marketing tactic that labeled its 4G network as a 5G network. Now, rivals Verizon and T-Mobile are not having any of it. In an open letter, in which AT&T is not