Swisscom, Ericsson and Qualcomm have launched an initiative to find innovative start-ups and research teams working on 5G applications.

Vodafone is developing a product recall system that allows manufacturers to notify consumers of recalled faulty or potentially dangerous electrical goods and shut them down remotely if needed.

As COVID-19 has highlighted the fundamental importance of connectivity, International Data Corporation (IDC) analysts have attempted to outline what the ‘future of connectedness’ looks like. 

Nordic operator Telenor Group has sold its 100% stake in Malaysian mobile financial services business Valyou to fintech Merchantrade.

French telecoms group Iliad has announced its acquisition of Polish mobile provider Play, continuing its expansion in Europe.