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gulfnews.com - Sara Al Shurafa - UAE: New coloured dots on your iPhone? Telecommunications Regulatory Authority clarifies new iOS 14 feature
UAE: New coloured dots on your iPhone? Telecommunications Regulatory Authority clarifies new iOS 14 feature
Gulf News

Dubai: Noticed the new small green or yellow dots appearing on top right of your iPhone screen near signal strength? It's been up there over the past two days, according to a clarification issued by the UAE Telecommunications Regulatory Authority…

orissapost.com - Jio commands over 52% telecom market as internet user base rises to 74 crore at Mar-end - OrissaPOST
Jio commands over 52% telecom market as internet user base rises to 74 crore at Mar-end - OrissaPOST
Orissa Post

New Delhi: The number of internet subscribers in India increased to over 743 million at the end of March 2020, clocking a growth rate of 3.4 per cent on a sequential-quarter basis, showed Trai data on sector's quarterly performance. Reliance Jio…

fool.com - Nicholas Rossolillo - 3 Semiconductor Stocks to Buy if the Market Crashes
3 Semiconductor Stocks to Buy if the Market Crashes
The Motley Fool

Investing in semiconductor stocks can be challenging. As with all things rooted in manufacturing, the fortunes of chipmakers are highly sensitive to supply and demand. After a rough go in 2018 exacerbated by the U.S.-China trade war, the industry…

chinadaily.com.cn - China's industrial internet enters fast lane, official says
China's industrial internet enters fast lane, official says
中国日报网

By CHENG YU/XIE CHUANJIAO | China Daily | Updated: 2020-09-21 07:37 China is embracing new growth momentum in the industrial internet, as the country strives to gain a beachhead in the next generation of industrial development globally, the top…

indianexpress.com - Aashish Aryan - DoT unlikely to agree on lower licence fee recommended by Trai, alter AGR definition
DoT unlikely to agree on lower licence fee recommended by Trai, alter AGR definition
The Indian Express

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is unlikely to accept the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) recommendations on lowering the licence fee of telcos from 8 per cent to 6, according to sources in know of the development. The DoT…

china.org.cn - China's industrial internet enters fast lane, official says
China's industrial internet enters fast lane, official says
China.org.cn

China is embracing new growth momentum in the industrial internet, as the country strives to gain a beachhead in the next generation of industrial development globally, the top industry regulator, government officials and experts said on Sunday.

sfbayview.com - Karpani Burns - San Francisco announces all phone calls from county jails are now free
San Francisco announces all phone calls from county jails are now free
San Francisco Bay View

Mayor London N. Breed, Sheriff Paul Miyamoto and Treasurer José Cisneros announced that all phone calls from county jails are now free, effective Aug. 10, 2020. San Francisco County is the first in the country to permanently stop generating…

ttnews.com - iTECH: Truck Telematics Ripe for Growth, Market Study Says
iTECH: Truck Telematics Ripe for Growth, Market Study Says
Transport Topics

This story appears in the April/May issue of iTECH, published in the April 14 print edition of Transport Topics. Click here to subscribe today. The market for commercial vehicle telematics in North America may be poised for a second wave of…

abcnews.go.com -  STAN CHOE AP Business Writer - Judge agrees to delay US gov't restrictions on WeChat
Judge agrees to delay US gov't restrictions on WeChat
ABC News

NEW YORK -- A judge has approved a request from a group of U.S. WeChat users to delay looming federal government restrictions that could effectively make the popular app nearly impossible to use. In a ruling dated Saturday, Magistrate Judge Laurel…

theguardian.com - Andrew Anthony - Another day not at the office: will working from home be 2020's most radical change?
Another day not at the office: will working from home be 2020's most radical change?
The Guardian

There's a man sitting at the first-floor window of the house that lies on the other side of my back fence. It's early August, the weather is sweltering, and his window is wide open. He's talking on a hands-free phone, laughing in that ingratiating…

cbc.ca - The Associated Press - U.S. judge approves injunction to delay WeChat restrictions
U.S. judge approves injunction to delay WeChat restrictions
CBC

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share by Email A U.S. federal judge has approved a request from a group of WeChat users to delay looming U.S. government restrictions that could effectively make the popular app nearly impossible to use. In a…

wusa9.com - Associated Press - US judge approves injunction to delay WeChat restrictions
US judge approves injunction to delay WeChat restrictions
wusa9.com

In a ruling dated Saturday, Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler in California said the government's actions would affect users' First Amendment rights. Published: 10:59 AM EDT September 20, 2020 A federal judge has approved a request from a group of…

thenational.ae - Sarmad Khan - Du makes senior management appointments as chief executive departs
Du makes senior management appointments as chief executive departs
The National

Ahmad Julfar is named new managing director while Fahad Al Hassawi takes over as acting CEO Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, or Du, as the telecoms operator is known, reshuffled its top executive management, appointing a new managing…

financialexpress.com - FE Online - Mukesh Ambani's Jio commands 52% of India's internet user base; market adds this many users at March-end
Mukesh Ambani's Jio commands 52% of India's internet user base; market adds this many users at March-end
The Financial Express

Reliance Jio-led India's internet user base has increased 16.72 per cent from 636.73 million for the quarter ending March 2019 to 743.19 million at the end of March 2020, according to the latest data by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India…

ocregister.com - Associated Press - Trump backs proposed deal to keep TikTok operating in US
Trump backs proposed deal to keep TikTok operating in US
Orange County Register

FILE – In this July 21, 2020 file photo, a man opens social media app ‘TikTok' on his cell phone, in Islamabad, Pakistan. President Donald Trump said Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 he's given his “blessing” to a proposed deal…

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