Airtel may tie up with US telecom giant Verizon for IoT services in India

Anirban Ghoshal

Telecom service provider Bharti Airtel is in advanced talks for a formal partnership with American peer Verizon to launch Internet ....

6 June, 2018

Google ends Apple's 5-year reign as world's most valuable brand

Disha Sharma

Google has dethroned Apple to become the world's most valuable brand, ending the iPhone maker's five-year reign at the top. According ....

3 February, 2017

Yahoo renamed Altaba; CEO Marissa Mayer to leave board

Priya Singh

Yahoo! Inc. has said it will be renamed Altaba Inc and chief executive Marissa Mayer will step down from the board following ....

10 January, 2017

Yahoo confirms data breach; 500 mn accounts hacked

Varun Arora

Yahoo! Inc. on Friday confirmed that personal information associated with at least 500 million accounts was stolen from company's ....

23 September, 2016

US mobile data revenue surpasses voice call revenue


Mobile data brought U.S. wireless carriers more revenue than voice calls did for the first time last quarter, a milestone for ....

14 March, 2014

More companies join mobile payments rush

Paul Sexton

With Wal-Mart and Starbucks both announcing plans in the past week to make it easier for customers to pay using smartphones, the ....

20 August, 2012

Cloud computing specialists snapped up

Paul Taylor

Less than a week after VMware announced plans to spend $1.26bn to acquire Nicira, the cloud computing network virtualisation specialist, ....

31 July, 2012

Verizon Betting On Windows Phone OS Even As Nokia Bleeds


Verizon Wireless plans to put its marketing weight behind Microsoft Corp's next mobile phone software to help develop a strong ....

20 April, 2012

Drip-casting: Mobile's Answer To Network Logjams


The wireless industry is looking at new ways to deliver mobile video services and charging consumers as it tries to boost usage ....

13 January, 2012

Texting Profits At Risk As Users Look Elsewhere


Text-messaging has long been a big-time profit generator for US mobile operators, but they now risk losing these profits as consumers ....

5 January, 2012

Verizon To Take On Netflix With Web Service


Verizon Communications Inc plans to launch a standalone service allowing customers to stream movies and television shows over ....

7 December, 2011

Verizon Wireless In $3.6B Spectrum Deal

David Gelles

Verizon Wireless is set to acquire a significant swath of wireless spectrum for $3.6bn, potentially reshaping the US telecommunications ....

5 December, 2011