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Federal government launches ‘Connecting Families' broadband internet program

Federal government launches ‘Connecting Families' broadband internet program

2 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

The federal government is now contacting families eligible to participate in Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada's ‘Connecting Families' initiative. According...
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Orange's CFO sees opportunity in H1 2019 for French market consolidation

3 days ago   |   Reuters

The French telecoms industry may have an opportunity in the first half of 2019 to cut the number of operators to three from four, once a process to reallocate radio frequency...
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NBTC to talk base stations at March meet

3 days ago   |   Bangkokpost

The telecom regulator plans to host an ad hoc meeting in Bangkok next March as it strives to broaden general knowledge of whether radio frequency electromagnetic fields emitted...
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EU to curb phone costs, set up emergency alert system

3 days ago   |   Phys.org

The European Parliament voted Wednesday to limit prices for phone calls and text messages between EU countries and to set up an alert system during natural disasters or terror...
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Vietnam's top telecom bosses face arrest over loss-making TV deal

4 days ago   |   Phys.org

Vietnam on Wednesday issued arrest warrants and placed two top telecom bosses under investigation for suspected involvement in a loss-making private TV deal, authorities said...
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Nigerian ISP says error caused disruption in Google services

5 days ago   |   Phys.org   |   4 articles

A Nigerian internet service provider says a configuration error it made during a network upgrade caused a disruption of key Google services that routed traffic to China and Russia.
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Telecom Italia ousts CEO in boardroom tussle

5 days ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Italian phone group Telecom Italia sacked Chief Executive Amos Genish while he was away on business in Asia on Tuesday, ousting a man viewed by some directors as an obstacle to...
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Google traffic hijacked via tiny Nigerian ISP

5 days ago   |   ZDnet

A large chunk of the hijacked traffic passed through the network of a controversial Chinese state-owned telecom provider that was previously accused of intentionally...
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Google went down after traffic was routed through China and Russia

5 days ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

Google's services went down for an hour yesterday after its IP addresses were routed way from normal paths to Nigeria, China and Russia. Google told Ars Technica it doubted the...
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Telecom Italia ousts CEO in long-running boardroom battle

5 days ago   |   Phys.org   |   2 articles

A long-running board room battle in Italy's legacy telecoms provider, Telecom Italia, has culminated with the ouster of CEO Amos Genish, effective immediately.
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