Verizon to offer free subscription of Disney+ for some customers

(Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N) said on Tuesday it will offer unlimited wireless and broadband customers a free one-year subscription to Walt Disney Co's (DIS.N) soon-to-be-launched streaming service Disney+. The [...]

2019-10-23T06:00:12+00:00October 23rd, 2019|Sector news|

AMS posts third-quarter revenue jump, sees strong demand from Apple, others

VIENNA (Reuters) - Apple (AAPL.O) supplier AMS (AMS.S) beat expectations with a 41% jump in third-quarter revenue on Tuesday and forecast further strong demand for its optical sensors from smartphone makers [...]

2019-10-22T20:00:11+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Smartphone brands|

EU says swift roll-out of 5G is key; must be grounded in core EU values: draft document

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union should become the leading market for deployment of 5G mobile networks and its developments because it is key for enhancing the bloc's competitiveness, according to [...]

2019-10-22T19:02:19+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Sector news|

China’s Xiaomi says plans to launch more than 10 5G phones next year

WUZHEN, China (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp plans to launch more than 10 5G phones in 2020, CEO Lei Jun said on Sunday, speaking at the World Internet conference [...]

2019-10-21T15:00:13+00:00October 21st, 2019|Sector news, Smartphone brands|

Let’s do it together: Huawei seeks to allay EU concerns with appeal for 5G partnership

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Chinese telecoms manufacturer Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL] sought on Wednesday to assuage European concerns that it is a cyber security risk, saying it wants to help make the continent [...]

2019-10-17T06:02:09+00:00October 17th, 2019|Sector news|

Huawei’s third-quarter revenue jumps 27% as smartphone sales surge

SHENZHEN, China/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's third-quarter revenue jumped 27%, driven by a surge in shipments of smartphones launched before a trade blacklisting by the United States expected to [...]

2019-10-16T20:02:11+00:00October 16th, 2019|Sector news, Smartphone brands|

ASML posts better-than-expected third quarter profit, sees strong bookings

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Semiconductor equipment maker ASML on Wednesday reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit of 627 million euros ($691.64 million) and bookings, driven by solid demand for 5G telecom network and artificial [...]

2019-10-16T16:00:12+00:00October 16th, 2019|Sector news|