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bloomberg.com - Nupur Acharya - India's Top Stock Exchange Halts Trading After Telecom Disruption
India's Top Stock Exchange Halts Trading After Telecom Disruption
Bloomberg

Traders earlier in the day said index levels were not updating NSE working on restoring systems, BSE says things are normal Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg The National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. shut trading in its cash and derivative…

mercurynews.com - Associated Press - Federal judge says California can enforce net neutrality law
Federal judge says California can enforce net neutrality law
The Mercury News

FILE – In this Jan. 21, 2020, file photo, state Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco, speaks at a news conference in Sacramento, Calif. On Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, a federal judge ruled California could enforce a 2018 net neutrality law. The…

wsj.com - Drew FitzGerald - Court Clears Path for California's Net-Neutrality Law
Court Clears Path for California's Net-Neutrality Law
Wall Street Journal

A federal judge rejected a telecommunications-industry challenge to California's two-year-old net neutrality law, clearing the way for the state to begin enforcing the consumer protections. The law's supporters argued that stronger protections for…

bloomberg.com - Thomas Seal - Sky and Vodafone Say Virgin-O2 Merger Risks U.K. Telecom Market
Sky and Vodafone Say Virgin-O2 Merger Risks U.K. Telecom Market
Bloomberg

Sky Mobile resells wireless services using O2 network CMA is investigating the $44.4 billion cable and wireless deal Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg The tie-up of Liberty Global Plc and Telefonica SA 's U.K. businesses risks harming Britain's…

bloomberg.com - Nupur Acharya - Two Telecom Lines Fail to Protect World's Top Derivative Bourse
Two Telecom Lines Fail to Protect World's Top Derivative Bourse
Bloomberg

India's NSE saw its biggest ever technical outage Wednesday Volatility may persist through Thursday's F&O contract expiry Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg Less than an hour into trading in India's $2.7 trillion stock market on Wednesday…

cbsnews.com - Federal judge rules California can enforce net neutrality law
Federal judge rules California can enforce net neutrality law
CBS News

A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that California can for the first time enforce its tough net neutrality law, clearing the way for the state to ban internet providers from slowing down or blocking access to websites and applications that don't pay…

hindustantimes.com - hindustantimes.com - Elon Musk's Starlink to be game changer for telecommunications sector
Elon Musk's Starlink to be game changer for telecommunications sector
Hindustan Times

During the beta testing phase, Starlink offered users a broadband speed between 50mbps and 150mbps with the latency expected between 20ms and 40ms, depending on location. By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Mallika Soni PUBLISHED ON FEB 24, 2021…

olorisupergal.com - Again, Glo leads Nigeria's telecoms industry growth
Again, Glo leads Nigeria's telecoms industry growth
Olori Supergal

…as data subscribers swell by 39% in 2020 Globacom has continued to lead the growth in Nigeria's telecommunications sector with an impressive 39% jump in its internet subscriber figure in the twelve months of 2020. According to statistics…

commondreams.org - Jake Johnson, staff writer - In 'Major Win' for Open Internet, Judge Rejects Telecom Effort to Stop California's Gold Standard Net Neutrality Law
In 'Major Win' for Open Internet, Judge Rejects Telecom Effort to Stop California's Gold Standard Net Neutrality Law
Common Dreams

Defenders of the open internet celebrated a major victory late Tuesday after a federal judge ruled that a California law establishing strong net neutrality protections can take effect, a severe blow to the telecom giants that spent big money trying…

hindustantimes.com - {'@type':'Thing','name':'Bloomberg'} - NSE halts trading after telecom disruption
NSE halts trading after telecom disruption
Hindustan Times

The National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. shut trading in its cash and derivative segments, citing “issues” with telecom links of its two service providers, which it said impacted the system and stopped prices from updating.

itnews.com.au - TPG Telecom to start enticing NBN customers to move
TPG Telecom to start enticing NBN customers to move
iTnews

TPG Telecom has estimated it could save around $50 million a year for every 100,000 customers it can entice off the NBN and onto its own network infrastructure. The telco provided the estimate in its full-year results, in which it outlined an…

mobileworldlive.com - Kavit Majithia - Telecom Italia Q4 signals successful transformation - Mobile World Live
Telecom Italia Q4 signals successful transformation - Mobile World Live
GSMA

Telecom Italia argued its Q4 performance was an indicator that a two-year transformation effort was beginning to show results, while its net profit for the period surged on the back of a tax realignment. In a statement, the operator said it had…

barrons.com - Nicholas Jasinski - Telecom Companies Just Spent $81 Billion on 5G Spectrum. Here's What They Bought.
Telecom Companies Just Spent $81 Billion on 5G Spectrum. Here's What They Bought.
Barron's

The winning bidders in a record-breaking auction of licenses for wireless spectrum were revealed on Wednesday, and Verizon Communications took the lion's share. Telecom companies bid a combined $81 billion on frequencies in the so-called C-Band…

propublica.org - Jack Gillum - Sheryl Sandberg and Top Facebook Execs Silenced an Enemy of Turkey to Prevent a Hit to the Company's Business
Sheryl Sandberg and Top Facebook Execs Silenced an Enemy of Turkey to Prevent a Hit to the Company's Business
ProPublica

ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they're published. As Turkey launched a military offensive against Kurdish minorities in neighboring Syria in early 2018…

globenewswire.com - Nokia Oyj - Nokia selected by Globe Telecom to rollout 5G in the Philippines in three-year deal
Nokia selected by Globe Telecom to rollout 5G in the Philippines in three-year deal
GlobeNewswire

Nokia selected by Globe Telecom to rollout 5G in the Philippines in three-year deal Supports network modernization and 5G rollout plan in key geographic areas Nokia to supply its AirScale portfolio for superior connectivity experiences 24 February…

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