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Supantha Mukherjee

Ericsson, unlike Sweden, makes masks compulsory

4:33pm BST

STOCKHOLM, Sept 29 Telecoms gear maker Ericsson has told all staff to wear face masks from Wednesday, marking a contrast with the authorities in its home market Sweden where mask wearing is not compulsory.

Bing, smaller firms, win Google's Android search auction in Europe

3:46pm BST

STOCKHOLM Microsoft's Bing, PrivacyWall and Info.com were among the search engines that won a quarterly auction by Alphabet's Google to show up as search options on new Android devices in 31 European countries.

Bing, smaller firms, win Google's Android search auction in Europe

11:51am BST

STOCKHOLM, Sept 29 Microsoft's Bing, PrivacyWall and Info.com were among the search engines that won a quarterly auction by Alphabet's Google to show up as search options on new Android devices in 31 European countries.

Nokia wins 5G radio equipment contract from Britain's BT

9:32am BST

STOCKHOLM/HELSINKI Nokia has clinched a deal with Britain's biggest mobile operator BT to supply 5G radio equipment, the Finnish company said on Tuesday, in one of the first major wins under new CEO Pekka Lundmark.

Microsoft gets into 5G race with Azure cloud for telecom operators

28 Sep 2020

Microsoft Corp unveiled a new cloud platform on Monday aimed at enabling telecom operators to build 5G networks faster, reduce costs and sell customised services to business clients.

Sweden's Ericsson, Telia present self-driving bus ahead of 5G spectrum auction

24 Sep 2020

STOCKHOLM Telecoms gear maker Ericsson and mobile operator Telia on Thursday showcased a self-driving, electric bus in Stockholm as the companies look at new business areas ahead of mass deployment of 5G technology.

Samsung signs up Verizon as first customer for indoor 5G gear

24 Sep 2020

STOCKHOLM Samsung Electronics has signed up Verizon as its first customer in the United States for its 5G products to increase indoor coverage, weeks after winning a $6.64 billion order for telecom equipment from the mobile network operator.

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