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T-Mobile to pay $40 million after using fake ring tones on some customer calls

April 17, 2018

Via: Phys.org

Bellevue, Wash., telecom T-Mobile has been cited by the federal government for using fake ring tones on some customers’ calls—sounds that made the caller think the phone was ringing on the recipient’s side, when it really wasn’t. T-Mobile has agreed […]


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U.S. Government: Russian Hackers Targeting Cisco Smart Install Protocol; 168,000 Systems Potentially Exposed

April 17, 2018

Via: CRN

Cisco Systems has identified more than 168,000 systems that are potentially exposed via its Cisco Smart Install Client, which the U.S. government said is being targeted by Russian state-sponsored hackers. In an alert issued April 16, the U.S. Computer Emergency […]


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Adblock Plus creates feature to stop Facebook tracking you across the web

April 13, 2018

Via: Media Week

Spurred by the recent outrage over the misuse of Facebook’s data by Cambridge Analytica, Adblock Plus has introduced a feature that lets users disable social media buttons. These ‘like’ buttons allow Facebook to track users’ browsing behaviour beyond its walled […]


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Qualcomm pushing for NXP deal as Apple legal battle continues

April 10, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

With the direct intervention of President Trump, Qualcomm withstood a hostile takeover attempt waged by rival Broadcom, but the San Diego, Calif.-based chipmaker is still very much at a transition point–Looking to diversify its vertical focus, Qualcomm is pushing reluctant […]


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New Worksoft Release Automates Integration, Testing Of Enterprise Applications

April 5, 2018

Via: CRN

Worksoft has debuted a significant new release of its application automation platform the developer says brings extended business process testing and discovery capabilities to enterprise application implementation and integration projects. For the company’s solution provider and systems integration partners, the […]


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Why Sprint chose Synchronoss Technologies for transformation

April 3, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

The number four wireless carrier, Sprint, has selected Synchronoss Technologies to lead them in their digital transformation to help prepare for growth going forward. This is the kind of thinking every company needs to have now as going digital becomes […]


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How telecom operators can benefit from drones

April 2, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Drones in the telecom industry Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, are often characterized as toys or weapons, but they are also seen as maintenance tools among telecom operators. In a global report on the commercial applications of drone technology, […]


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Test and Measurement: Test highlights from MWC

March 30, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

For the test industry, this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) came down to two major themes: 5G and the internet of things, with a little virtualization thrown in just to keep things lively. So who was doing 5G test demos […]


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Analyst Angle: Trending at MWC 2018

March 28, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

As expected, MWC 2018 was a lot about buzzwords 5G, AI, VR, digital transformation, digital identity, smart cities, connected cars, IoT and everything in between. With 5G non-standalone standards now in place, the conversation is moving away from proof of […]


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Frontier stabilizes SME revenues with new products, but wholesale transitions remain a drag

March 6, 2018

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Frontier says its small to medium enterprise (SME) business segment is showing signs of revenue progress as it implements new sets of services and methods to reduce service activation times. But the service provider continues to see revenue decline pain […]