Jul 18, 2019

IBM reconfirms commitment to open source with two announcements

Hot on the heels of acquiring Red Hat, IBM has made two announcements that reconfirm its commitment to open source.


The Linux Foundation brings order to the edge

A new organisation, LF Edge, aims to develop an open, interoperable framework for IOT and edge computing.

Apr 30, 2018

T-Mobile, Sprint pin hopes on $26bn deal

The firms say the merger will create jobs and give the US an advantage over China in creating 5G wireless technology.


Linux Foundation continues to help shape telecoms industry

It intends to create an open source software stack to support high-availability cloud services optimised for edge computing systems.

Nov 16, 2017

Plan to make AI more open, usable and accessible

The Acumos Project, which will make it easier to build, share and deploy AI apps, will launch in early 2018.

Nov 10, 2017

Mobile-app errors expose data on 180m phones

Security firm Appthority says the errors allow users' calls and text messages to be intercepted by hackers.

Oct 23, 2017

Alphabet project to provide Internet in Puerto Rico

Communications balloons provided by Alphabet and AT&T will allow some customers in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico to send texts and access the Internet.

Sep 19, 2017

Sprint follows AT&T with iPhone 8 offers

The US carrier says it will offer Apple's new iPhone 8 for free with a qualifying phone trade-in, following AT&T's "buy one, get one free" promotion.

Aug 22, 2017

CNN launches daily news show on Snapchat

CNN yesterday began streaming "The Update", a daily show on Snapchat featuring news stories from bureaus around the world.


Google, Facebook, AT&T CEOs to testify on Net neutrality rules

CEOs of companies representing the two sides of the Net neutrality debate to testify at a 7 September hearing.

Jul 17, 2017

AT&T to run wireless, media as separate units

AT&T will manage its wireless and satellite TV businesses separately from Time Warner media assets after its $85.4?billion acquisition.

Jul 14, 2017

Stephenson takes helm in AT&T, Time Warner deal

AT&T is planning a redefined role for its chief executive amid organisational changes following its acquisition of Time Warner.

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