Treat us like something between a telco and a newspaper, says Facebook’s Zuckerberg

MUNICH (Reuters) – Online content should be regulated with a system somewhere between the existing rules used for the telecoms and media industries, Facebook (FB.O) CEO Mark Zuckerberg told... Read more »

Huawei cyber security chief says no operator gives it access to intercept equipment

LONDON (Reuters) – Huawei’s cyber security chief said on Friday that he was not aware of any mobile operator ever having given the Chinese company access to the equipment... Read more »

U.S. accuses Huawei of stealing trade secrets, assisting Iran

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors on Thursday accused Huawei of stealing trade secrets and helping Iran track protesters in its latest indictment against the Chinese company, escalating the... Read more »

U.S. adds new charges to its case against Huawei

FILE PHOTO: The Huawei logo is pictured at the IFA consumer tech fair in Berlin, Germany, September 6, 2019. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File Photo NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. government... Read more »

To counter Huawei, U.S. could take ‘controlling stake’ in Ericsson, Nokia: attorney general

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Thursday the United States and its allies should consider the highly unusual step of taking a “controlling stake” in... Read more »

How many people really are watching ‘The Mandalorian’? Data firms offer numbers that Disney and Netflix won’t

(Reuters) – For those obsessed with who is winning the video streaming wars, one metric matters: subscriber growth. But Netflix Inc and now Walt Disney Co – with its... Read more »

Trump, Britain’s Johnson discussed ‘telecommunications’ after Huawei decision: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump and Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson “discussed critical regional and bilateral issues, including telecommunications security” in a conversation on Tuesday, White House... Read more »

New U.S. curb on Huawei in limbo amid pushback from Pentagon: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Commerce Department has withdrawn a rule aimed at further reducing sales to China’s Huawei Technologies amid concerns from the Defense Department the move would... Read more »

Trump speaks with British PM Johnson about telecoms security -White House

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcomes U.S. President Donald Trump at the NATO leaders summit in Watford, Britain December 4, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/Pool/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) –... Read more »

Ericsson hit by higher 5G costs and weaker U.S. market

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden’s Ericsson (ERICb.ST) reported a smaller-than-expected rise in fourth-quarter core earnings on Friday and said higher costs would spill over into 2020 as the telecoms equipment... Read more »