Ericsson, Deutsche Telekom harness wind power for mobile masts as energy costs soar

Ericsson, Deutsche Telekom harness wind power for mobile masts as energy costs soar

Ericsson logo is seen at its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden June 14, 2018. REUTERS / Olof Swahnberg / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 23 (Reuters) – Ericsson (ERICb.ST) and Deutsche Telekom (DTEGn.DE) are harnessing the power of the wind and the sun at an energy-hungry 5G mobile site … Read more

Colombia’s TuHabi, latest property tech ‘unicorn,’ touts $ 200 mln funding

Colombia’s TuHabi, latest property tech ‘unicorn,’ touts $ 200 mln funding

TuHabi co-founders Brynne McNulty Rojas and Sebastian Noguera pose for this handout photo in Mexico City, Mexico in early 2022. TuHabi/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MEXICO CITY, May 13 (Reuters) – Colombia’s TuHabi became the country’s first property technology “unicorn,” or company with a $ 1 billion valuation, … Read more

Analysis: S.Korea’s high-speed 5G mobile revolution gives way to evolution

Analysis: S.Korea’s high-speed 5G mobile revolution gives way to evolution

Engineers set up a 5G base station in Seoul, South Korea, May 31, 2019, in this handout picture provided by SK Telecom. Picture taken May 31, 2019. SK Telecom / Handout via REUTERS / Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, May 13 (Reuters) – South Korea was the first country … Read more

Big Tech data harvesting comes under fire by world central bank group

Big Tech data harvesting comes under fire by world central bank group

LONDON, May 5 (Reuters) – A paper published by the world’s main central bank umbrella group, the BIS, has called for individuals and firms to be given more control over the data collected on them by social media and other Big Tech firms and banks . The boom in internet-enabled mobile phones, apps and other … Read more

Supply chains snarl Taiwan tech firms as some strive to meet demand

Supply chains snarl Taiwan tech firms as some strive to meet demand

TAIPEI, May 3 (Reuters) – Taiwanese tech suppliers are suffering from supply constraints, even for such things as packing materials, as some struggle to take advantage of soaring demand. Taiwan is a key supplier to the global electronics ecosystem, with parts used in everything from refrigerators and smartphones to cars and missiles. Comments from a … Read more

Apple hit with EU antitrust charge over mobile payments technology

Apple hit with EU antitrust charge over mobile payments technology

BRUSSELS, May 2 (Reuters) – Apple faces a possible hefty fine and may have to open its mobile payment system to competitors after EU antitrust regulators charged the iPhone maker with restricting rivals’ access to its technology used for mobile wallets. This marks the second EU charge against Apple after EU regulators last year accused … Read more

Telefonica turns to Israel’s high-tech to boost consumer portfolio

Telefonica turns to Israel’s high-tech to boost consumer portfolio

A man speaks by a mobile next to Telefonica’s tower in Barcelona January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Albert Gea Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JERUSALEM, May 1 (Reuters)-Spain’s Telefonica (TEF.MC), Europe’s third-largest telecoms company, aims to increase investments in Israel’s high-tech sector this year, including in e-health and other consumer-facing business, a senior … Read more