Hungary’s Magyar Telekom & E.ON AG sign power retail sales deal

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Hungary’s largest telecommunications company by market share, Magyar Telekom Nyrt has stepped its foot into the power retail sales market to retain existing customers and to gain new ones. The move has been described as a long-term strategic step and not a short-term revenue generator. German utility giant E.ON AG and Magyar Telekom has entered in to a partnership …

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Deutsche Telekom to partner Harbinger for LTE (USA)

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: In a bid to make up lost ground to US rivals, Deutsche Telekom and Harbinger Capital are in a preliminary partnership discussion with each other. Harbinger Capital is the hedge fund planning to build a wholesale Long Term Evolution (LTE) network in the US. The struggling US unit of Deutsche Telekom, T-Mobile USA is in talk with Harbinger to …

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Deutsche Telecom puts big acquisitions on backburner

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: The fresh wave of financial problems in Europe has made Deutsche Telecom to put all its major future acquisitions on the backburner. The operator has shifted its focus towards building up cash reserves to guard against a second economic crisis. The company believes that due to Germany’s national debt, it may have to face another crisis and so the …

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German spectrum auction loses momentum in 82nd round

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news:? Loss of significant momentum was encountered by Germany’s mobile spectrum auction on Monday this week with all bids standing at EUR1.6 billion, up just slightly from the EUR1.47 billion reached Friday. The auction is estimated to gain proceeds of EUR6 billion to EUR8 billion and could take weeks. Spectrum in 800 megahertz, 1.8 gigahertz, 2.0 GHz and 2.6 GHz …

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Deutsche Telekom launches its own app portal (Germany)

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Softwareload, Deutsche Telekom’s mobile applications portal offering more than 15,000 mobile applications for download has been launched in the UK. Currently, there are more than 1.5 million registered users of Softwareload’s sister site. According to Dirk Lebzien, Head of Softwareload, consumers and business people alike are using mobile devices far more often for work or entertainment on the move …

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Deutsche Telekom unveils UK Mobile App Store with 15,000 Apps

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Deutsche Telekom’s software download portal, softwareload.co.uk has unveiled its UK mobile app store. It contains more than 15,000 mobile app for download. A visitor can shop for apps which may range from navigation, games, software, business, communication and organizational tools. They can securely install them directly onto their mobile device or via their PC. According to Dirk Lebzien, Head of …

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European operators ask Google to share revenues

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Google has been called up by the heads of the leading European telecommunications groups, including Telefonica, Deutsche Telekom and France Telecom to pay them for carrying content such as YouTube videos on their networks. The operators are interested in finding common cause with media companies to strengthen their voice. These media companies get little or no money from Google …

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T-Mobile USA criticized by Unions for using double standards

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Deutsche Telekom management has been criticized by the union representing workers at Deutsche Telekom and T-Mobile Germany, the Communications Workers of America and UNI Global Union, for using double standard in the way it treats workers in different countries. According to CWA’s President Larry Cohen, contrary to T-Mobile USA’s anti-union efforts, AT&T has set a standard based on neutrality …

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KPN to act smart in Germany’s largest spectrum auction

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: With Germany preparing itself for the largest mobile spectrum auction scheduled for April 12, 2010, Dutch telecoms group KPN has announced that it would be ‘disciplined’ in its participation in the auction. Working under the name of E-Plus brand, t has also announced to improve its network. E- Plus also divulged its interest in new spectrum as on option …

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Deutsche Telekom to support T-Mobile USA- CEO

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: According to CEO Rene Obermann of Deutsche Telekom, the company is committed to keeping and growing T-Mobile USA. With this, speculation that the operator may sell or merge the fourth-largest US mobile operator has been knocked off. US market is considered to be highly attractive in the years to come and the US operators has been described as highly …

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