Telecom

Canberra Says Optus Should Pay for New Passports After Hack

Australian minister says Optus should replace passports for victims of a massive data breach, which the government blames on the…

12 hours ago

Phone Giants Resist India’s Call for Local Navigation System

Companies such as Samsung, Xiaomi and Apple fear elevated costs and disruptions as the move requires hardware changes. They want…

3 days ago

China Unicom, Pacific Networks Named as US Security Threats

The move by the Federal Communications Commission follows action in recent years against Huawei and a range of other Chinese…

1 week ago

Two Malaysian Mobile Firms Reject Stakes in 5G State Agency

Maxis and U Mobile will not take a stake in a government-owned 5G agency, complicating and delaying Malaysia's 5G rollout,…

4 weeks ago

China’s TikTok Like Crack Cocaine: Wall St Analysts – BI

Watching TikTok videos creates a digital equivalent to crack, which is "instantaneous but wears off quickly, driving the user to…

1 month ago

Huawei Warns of Long Global Recession, Targets ‘Survival’

To survive ''the crisis of the next three years,'' Huawei's strategy must shift from the pursuit of scale to a…

1 month ago

Huawei Secures $100 Million Solomon Islands Deal – The Age

The deal to build 161 mobile phone towers across the Solomons Islands will be financed via a loan from China's…

1 month ago

China’s TikTok to Crack Down on Influencers Ahead of US Midterms

TikTok is following in the footsteps of Meta and Twitter, which also have announced measures to prevent false claims before…

1 month ago

US Offers Internet Cable to Africa Amid China Rivalry – SCMP

The US is funding data centres in Africa, plus a 17,000km undersea cable from Southeast Asia through the Middle East…

1 month ago

Foxconn Sees Slow Quarter As Smartphone Demand Declines

The Taiwanese electronics maker forecast flat revenue growth for the quarter ending in September amid concerns over the impact of…

2 months ago

Apple Tells Taiwan Suppliers To Meet China Label Standards

Assemblers in Taiwan such as Foxconn and Pegatron have been ramping up production so Apple can launch its iPhone 14…

2 months ago

China Telco Giant Vivo Accused of $280m India Tax Evasion

India's Directorate of Revenue Intelligence said an investigation had detected customs duty evasion

2 months ago