ZTE's efforts to collect patent royalties- months ahead of Qualcomm Inc's China antitrust settlement this week, according to people with knowledge of the matter- shows how that deal has already changed the way China's booming smartphone industry does business. As anticipated by ZTE, a key term in the settlement dissolved Qualcomm's cross-licensing...» Read More
*Ericsson files complaint against Apple on licenses. *Apple sued Ericsson earlier in January. STOCKHOLM, Jan 14- Swedish telecom equipment supplier Ericsson said on Wednesday it filed a complaint against Apple Inc over mobile technology licence payments, responding to a lawsuit from the iPhone maker earlier this month.
STOCKHOLM, Jan 14- Swedish telecom equipment supplier Ericsson on Wednesday said it has filed a complaint against Apple Inc over mobile technology licenses, hitting back at the iPhone maker which sued Ericsson this month. Ericsson said Apple's license to use technology developed by the Swedish company and used in many smartphones and tablet computers had...
LONDON/ HELSINKI, Dec 18- Two of Europe's top three remaining telecommunications equipment companies, Nokia Networks and Alcatel-Lucent, have revived talks on a possible merger, Germany's Manager Magazin reported on Thursday, citing company sources. Shares in Alcatel rose 8 percent following the report. Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia have held on-again,...
*Court banned Xiaomi selling in India on Dec. 10. *Xiaomi was fastest growing vendor in India. MUMBAI/ BEIJING, Dec 14- The court order that banned Chinese mobile maker Xiaomi from selling its phones in India has halted its breakneck expansion into the world's fastest growing major smartphone market and could be just the start of a string of patent challenges.
YPlan is a "discovery engine" that enables users to find something fun to do at the last minute, says Rytis Vitkauskas, co-founder and CEO of YPlan.
Google, Freescale and other tech companies look to connect future devices with a mesh network in a project called Thread. Re/code reports.
Kymeta is marketing an antenna that will simplify the satellite connection needed for broadband Internet on the go, anywhere in the world.
Comcast is giving two Asian mobile firms access to its WiFi hot spots in the US, illustrating its ambitions to compete with US wireless carriers.
A Florida man is facing a fine of $48,000 by the FCC for blocking cellphone signals on a freeway during his daily commute, The Tampa Tribune reports.
Apple, the world's largest technology company, is expected to present its redesigned iPhone in September, according to a report.
Slowing growth in China - the world's second largest economy - has hit second-quarter earnings for several technology firms with German firm SAP indicating that it has cut its outlook for its software revenue this year.
Some printers gobble a significant amount of ink—50 percent or more—for nonprinting functions such as cleaning the print heads, according to Consumer Reports.
A federal court ruled that a Comcast affiliate should have been allowed to put the Tennis Channel in a different cable television subscription tier than its own sports network.
The digital revolution has gone far beyond the Internet, smart phone and GPS device in your vehicle. And though these devices have made life and work faster and easier, that may not be all for the good.
The 2012 expo will be the last for Microsoft, which begs the question — is the tech world moving too fast for a big, annual event?