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Huawei loses out in Singapore 5G bid

Jun 25, 2020 - 2:53 PM

Nokia and Ericsson are chosen as Singapore's main 5G network providers

U.S. should buy control of Nokia, Ericsson to fight Huawei – attorney general

Feb 07, 2020 - 12:12 PM

The US has to move quickly to challenge Huawei's dominance in the unfolding, next-generation 5G communications market, says Bill Barr

Ericsson makes $1.2 billion provision to settle U.S. corruption probe

Sep 26, 2019 - 3:04 PM

The Ericsson investigation covers a period up to the first quarter of 2017, and involves operations in 6 countries: China, Djibouti, Indonesia, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Vietnam

ERICSSON. Flags with the logo of telecoms equipment maker Ericsson flutter outside the company's headquarters in Stockholm on October 4, 2016. Photo by Maja Suslin/TT News Agency/AFP

Ericsson rings up huge losses in 2017

Jan 31, 2018 - 6:47 PM

The news sends Ericsson's share price tumbling nearly 9% on the Stockholm stock exchange in early trading, in a flat market

Ericsson steps up restructuring on new quarterly loss

Jul 18, 2017 - 6:26 PM

We are not satisfied with our underlying performance with continued declining sales and increasing losses in the quarter says CEO Borje Ekholm as the share price drops 10 in Stockholm

PH telcos told: Make most of Wi-Fi, target youth

Jul 10, 2016 - 4:50 PM

The youth are an interesting segment to target in the Philippines says Sean Gowran president and country manager of Ericsson Philippines and Pacific Islands

TARGET NICHE. Ericsson's Gowran has a recommendation to local telcos: Youth is an interesting segment to target in the Philippines. Photo by Ericsson

Slow mobile buffering a horror show – Ericsson

Feb 18, 2016 - 12:37 AM

Ericsson s findings indicate that if the buffering delay lasted 6 seconds the stress response to delays was similar to that of watching a horror movie or solving a mathematical problem and greater than waiting in a check out line at the grocery store

700 MHz band to aid smartphone penetration uptake – Ericsson

Dec 10, 2015 - 7:59 PM

The 700 MHz band will aid the expected uptake in smartphone penetration in 2018 Ericsson says

UNIVERSAL COVERAGE. To provide universal coverage for smartphone users in the Philippines, Ericsson says the re-allocation of the 700 MHz frequency band is a big help.

Why ICT is one of the best ways to combat poverty in Asia

Apr 20, 2015 - 1:54 PM

Studies show a 10 increase in internet penetration leads on average to 1 sustainable GDP growth

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Ericsson notes trends and changes from Mobile World Congress 2015

Mar 22, 2015 - 8:26 PM

Cloud technology 5G capabilities the Internet of things and devices and wearables are growing more commonplace around the world

5G TOWARDS 2020. Image from Ericsson.

Ericsson to stop making modems, shed hundreds of jobs

Sep 18, 2014 - 5:34 PM

The Ericsson group said it would discontinue future development of modems but that some of the 1 582 employees affected could be redeployed to new jobs in research and development for radio networks

NO MORE MODEMS. Ericsson says it's going to stop making LTE thin modems. Image from Ericsson.

Importance of tech response during disasters

Feb 04, 2014 - 8:52 PM

When power and communication lines are destroyed and the connection to the outside world is lost – as was the case with Typhoon Yolanda the need for technical response is vital

STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS. WFP's Praveen Agrawal and Ericsson's Ellie Hanna, Rima Qureshi, and Brent Carbno discuss the importance of providing technical assistance during disasters.Photo by Sheila Rada aims to bring Internet to all

Aug 21, 2013 - 5:25 PM

Internet org aims to bring the Internet to everyone

INTERNET.ORG'S GOALS. is a global partnership that aims to speed up Internet adoption around the world. Screen shot from

Female factor – and other insights on consumer trends online

Dec 16, 2012 - 4:22 PM

A new report shows some remarkable trends on tech We distill four important insights from it