Business Handsets
Huawei sales revenue is expected to reach 76 Billion EUR in 2017
image: Huawei (Shanghai Research Center)   Huawei released a New Year’s Message for 2018 by Ken Hu, Rotating CEO which is available here.   Key statements mentioned by Mr Hu:   “In 2017, we have seen a steady recovery in the global economy, and despite deep structural changes, the ICT industry continues to plow firmly ahead. As always, we remain focused on our pipe strategy and creating value for customers,…
Business Handsets
Apple announced iPhone battery replacement for $29 (reduced from $79)
image: telco-world   After slowing down phones performance controversy, Apple published a Message to Customers about “iPhone Batteries and Performance”. Company is trying to retrieve customer’s trust and denied that did anything intentionally, which could shorten the life of any Apple product. Additionally, Apple provides more information about iPhone’s rechargeable battery and the factors affecting its performance. Finally, out-of-warranty iPhone battery exchange price is $29 (reduced from $79) for any…
Wireless
Verizon, Qualcomm, and Ericsson strengthen cooperation for Massive-MIMO trial.
image: Ericsson   Verizon, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated extended their technology innovation leadership by completing the first successful FDD Massive MIMO trial with a fully compatible customer device. This achievement builds on the momentum from the deployment of FDD (Frequency Division Duplexing) Massive MIMO (Multiple Input – Multiple Output) on Verizon’s wireless network in Irvine, California. “We don’t wait for the future, we build…