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European mobile operators cannot neglect legacy lines of business

Europe's mobile business faces key transitions of business model, suggests Declan Lonergan, Yankee VP. With markets saturated, revenue growth now is driven by new sources such as mobile broadband and

News In Brief: Ericsson, NSN, C&W, DT, BT, France Telecom, Vodafone, Zain Bahrain

Ericsson today completed its acquisition of Nortel’s North Ame

Vodafone: No network problems if we'd had iPhone exclusive

Vodafone believes its long-term experience with BlackBerry use has led it to better understand the impact of smartphones and build a more stable network, and claims that its infrastructure (unlike

Gas utility signs smart metering deal with Vodafone

British Gas has placed a multi-million pound contract with Vodafone to enable smart metering services that will use GPRS to backhaul the usage data. The contract will see Vodafone supply nearly one

Report: Verizon, Vodafone remain in talks on VZW's fate

Verizon Communications and Vodafone continue to hold discussions about the future of their co-owned venture, Verizon Wireless, according to multiple reports. Nothing has been decided about the

Another Telecom NZ failure, another exec walks

Telecom New Zealand mobile services have once more failed, prompting the exit of yet another senior executive.  

Clearwire's Morrow re-ignites 4G standards debate

LAS VEGAS--Bill Morrow, CEO of WiMAX operator Clearwire, said he isn't looking to wage a standards war with LTE. In fact, he told the audience at the CTIA Wireless 2010 trade show here that he

Vivendi mulls options: chase SFR, or enter emerging markets

Having gained US$5.8 billion from the sale of its stake in NBC Universal, Vivendi is reported to be looking to use this war chest to acquire Vodafone's 44 per cent holding in SFR. If unsuccessful,

Vodafone's femto service goes intermittent

Having relaunched its femtocell service earlier this year, Vodafone would appear to be failing to match up to its new marketing slogan- ‘Only Vodafone can guarantee mobile signal in your

News In Brief: HOL, Transmode, BT, Sprint, Google, Xobni

Greek telcos Hellas Online (HOL) and Forthnet are discus