Loop agrees settlement with Vodafone (India)

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Vodafone India and Loop Mobile have resolved a dispute over unpaid interconnection fees, the Hindu writes. Vodafone blocked all incoming calls from its smaller rival earlier this week, claiming that it was owed long overdue interconnect fees from Loop. We have reached an agreement for payment settlement with Loop Mobile. Accordingly the connection is being restored, as reported by Vodafone in a …

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Coolpad leads China’s 4G mobile phone market – study

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According to SINO market research report, Chinese handset manufacturer Coolpad ranked first with a market share of 23.10 percent of China’s TD-LTE 4G mobile phone industry in May. Samsung ranked second with a market share of 18.80, followed by Apple (15.70%), Lenovo (10.70%), OPPO (6.30%) and K-Touch (5.70%). Huawei, ZTE, Hisense and Bubugao were in seventh to tenth position respectively, …

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New ‘Smart 2.0′ mobile blueprint by ZTE

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ZTE Mobile Devices has recently launched a new strategy to deliver increased user value, defining a new ‘Smart 2.0′ age when users will enjoy personalized and productive applications that can be seamlessly accessed on their smartphones, tablets, wearable, gaming consoles and myriad other connected devices. According to the ZTE Mobile Devices CEO Adam Zeng users would gain increased value through an extensive industry ecosystem …

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ZTE plans to set up mobile phone R&D centre in India

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Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer ZTE plans to open a R&D centre dedicated to mobile phones in India, as reported by the Economic Times. The Chinese firm did not provide details on the timeline or the expected investment for the new facility, according to the report. ZTE has 18 R&D centres across China, US and Europe. The firm spends 10 percent …

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Moldcell expands mobile internet tariff offering

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Moldcell, the Moldavian operator has expanded its 3G internet tariff offering. Customers who take up the operator’s offering can also acquire a ZTE MF667 modem for MDL 1, and will receive a bonus equivalent to 50% of the data traffic included in the package. For MDL 80, subscribers will receive 1GB for mobile data traffic (plus 500 MB bonus), as well …

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Mozilla inks pact with Intex & Spice to launch world’s cheapest smartphones

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Firefox web browser maker Mozilla has tied up with handset makers Intex Technologies and Spice to introduce what could possibly be the world’s cheapest smartphones in a few months, but skeptics are worried about quality, which may not be good enough to make a dent in the surging Indian market. As per a statement by Intex Technologies on Wednesday, US-headquartered Mozilla …

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ZTE aims to ship over 80 mln smartphones globally in 2015

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Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer ZTE expects to ship more than 80 million smartphones globally next year and nearly 60 million this year, as reported by Reuters citing ZTE’s executive VP Zeng Xuezong. According to the report, the Chinese firm shipped nearly 40 million smartphones in 2013. For 2016, ZTE expects total smartphone shipments to reach about 100 million. The executive …

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US ITC rules against InterDigital in Nokia, ZTE patent case

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According to Wireless licensing group InterDigital, the initial determination by the US International Trade Commission, in the case involving Nokia and ZTE, did not come in its favour. The decision means the ITC do not believe Nokia and ZTE infringed on InterDigital patents. InterDigital said that it will evaluate its course of action and likely petition for review once the …

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Own-brand Hi 4G smartphone by Orange Spain

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The Hi 4G has been officially launched by Orange Spain, it is the latest handset in the range of own-branded smartphones manufactured by ZTE. The Orange Hi 4G is a 4.5-inch handset running Android 4.4 built around a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm processor and offering a 5-megapixel camera. It comes with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB storage, expandable to 32 …

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Globe to improve coverage in Ayala Alabang

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Globe Telecom the Philippine telecommunications carrier has secured Ayala Alabang community support for more cell sites. Homeowners at the Ayala Alabang village joined a growing number of upscale subdivisions that support Globe Telecom’s initiative to provide bespoke solutions to enhance connectivity in the upscale villages. Globe’s solutions to improve connectivity include the use of outdoor distributed antenna system (ODAS), which makes …

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Smart adds content to PHP 349 plan

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Philippine mobile operator Smart Communications has upgraded its PHP 349 per month plan. The company has added free content, such as a fifteen-day trial to music service Spinnr and free games from Smart’s game portal. The UnliTextPlan 349 includes unlimited SMS messages to Smart, Talk ‘N Text, and Sun Cellular numbers and is bundled with a choice of Android smartphones, …

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ZTE wins largest share of China Telecom 2012 CDMA project (China)

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ZTE Corporation, a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, announced it has won a contract worth USD 281.5million for the largest share in China Telecom’s 2012 CDMA Purchase Project. During the project, ZTE will provide its innovative Uni-Ran solution and relevant services in over 220 cities of 27 provinces across China. As a result of a rapid …

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