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Nigerian data analytics company Terragon acquires Asian mobile ad firm Bizense – TechCrunch

Nigerian data analytics company Terragon acquires Asian mobile ad firm Bizense – TechCrunch More posts by this contributor Africa Roundup: Local VC funds surge, Naspers ramps up and fintech diversifies Tarform debuted new e-motorcycles but is there a U.S. market? Nigerian consumer data analytics firm Terragon Group has acquired Asian mobile marketing company Bizense in …

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Deloitte: Tech and Telecom Execs Plan to Invest Millions in Blockchain

Deloitte: Tech and Telecom Execs Plan to Invest Millions in Blockchain A new survey from Deloitte found that 40 percent of executives from the telecom, media and technology (TMT) space want to invest millions in blockchain research during the next year. Published Tuesday morning, the findings – included in a report …

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South Korean Telecoms Giant KT Has Built Its Own Blockchain

South Korean Telecoms Giant KT Has Built Its Own Blockchain KT Corporation, one of the two largest telecoms companies in South Korea, has launched a proprietary blockchain network, aiming to apply the technology across areas including ID verification, data roaming and energy trading. According to a report from CoinDesk Korea, …

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UK sets out plan to spend billions on fiber and 5G broadband for all – TechCrunch

UK sets out plan to spend billions on fiber and 5G broadband for all – TechCrunch The UK government has set out a package of measures it’s hoping will futureproof domestic networks and boost international competitiveness by supporting a nationwide rollout of full fiber broadband and 5G mobile technology. The Future …

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A Japanese Telecom Giant Wants to Use Blockchain to Store Contracts

A Japanese Telecom Giant Wants to Use Blockchain to Store Contracts Japanese telecommunications giant Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) may be looking to invent a new contract agreements system based on blockchain technology, according to a patent application published Thursday. The world’s fourth-largest telecom provider details how it could use …

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The Uberization of telcos – TechCrunch

The Uberization of telcos – TechCrunch Dieter Gerdemann Contributor Dieter Gerdemann is a partner with global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney in the Communications, Media & Technology Practice. For the past decade, telecommunications companies around the globe have been grappling with falling average revenues per user equaling stagnant growth rates. …

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Telecoms Giant Wants to Move Mobile Data Top-Ups to a Blockchain

Telecoms Giant Wants to Move Mobile Data Top-Ups to a Blockchain China Mobile Corporation, one of the three state-owned telecommunications giants in the country, is exploring the use of distributed ledger technology within its core mobile data business. According to patent application filed with China’s State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) …

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Indian Telecoms Watchdog to Combat Nuisance Calls with Blockchain

Indian Telecoms Watchdog to Combat Nuisance Calls with Blockchain India’s telecoms watchdog is planning to leverage blockchain technology to combat nuisance calls and SMS messages. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) issued draft regulation on Tuesday, marking its intent to utilize the nascent tech in offering a more “agile” process …

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What President Trump Doesn’t Know About ZTE – TechCrunch

What President Trump Doesn’t Know About ZTE – TechCrunch David Kline is a journalist, author and intellectual property strategist. More posts by this contributor A new (old) way for product makers to defeat patent roadblocks After meeting with Chinese Vice Premiere Liu He this week, President Trump is still considering …

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Telecoms Giants BT, Telefonica and Telstra Join Blockchain Settlement Trial

Telecoms Giants BT, Telefonica and Telstra Join Blockchain Settlement Trial Colt and PCCW Global have added notable new members to a blockchain trial that aims to cut costs in the telecoms industry. First revealed in March, the proof-of-concept (PoC) was developed with assistance from blockchain startup Clear and uses blockchain …

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