• Snapchat is no longer promoting Trump’s posts

    Published Date:  2020-06-03  Source:  TECHCRUNCH
    Category:  Services Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  platform; twitter; OSS;

    Snap announced this morning that it will not be promoting content from President Trumps Snapchat account in its Discover tab following statements from Trump last week on Twitter, which threatened that protestors could be met with vicious dogs and omi ...

  • Paperwork automation platform Anvil raises $5 million from Google’s Gradient Ventures

    Published Date:  2020-06-03  Source:  TECHCRUNCH
    Category:  Finance Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  platform; startup; OSS;

    Remote work has changed the tools offices need for communicating asynchronously across meetings and chat, but not all collaboration takes place in neat little chat bubbles. Anvil is a San Francisco startup thats aiming to transform how businesses col ...

  • Decentralized identity management platform Magic launches from stealth with $4M

    Published Date:  2020-06-03  Source:  TECHCRUNCH
    Category:  Finance Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  internet; platform; startup; OSS;

    For developers looking to quickly build identity management into their platforms, the most readily available options dont stray far from the internets biggest, most data-hungry platforms. Magic, a small SF startup building a decentralized blockchain- ...

  • Xperi, TiVo Complete Merger

    Published Date:  2020-06-02  Source:  POLICY-CHARGING
    Category:  Finance Supertag:  OSS
    Tags:  TiVo; merger; platform; OSS;

    Xperi, a leading licensing firm on Monday announced that it has completed the merger with TiVo, forming a unique digital entertainment technology platform and one of the

  • Blue like an Orange Sustainable Capital capta mais de US$200 milhões para o seu primeiro fundo, Latin America Fund I

    Published Date:  2020-06-02  Source:  TELECOM-NEWS
    Category:  Providers Tags:  Orange;

    LUXEMBURGO, 2 de junho de 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue like an Orange Sustainable Capital concluiu a captao de mais de US$200 milhes para o seu primeiro fundo, Latin America Fund I ("Fundo"). O Fundo tem como foco a mobilizao de capital privado, princip ...

  • Iliad, Digicel create a JV in the Antilles-Guyane region

    Published Date:  2020-06-02  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Providers Tags:  Digicel; Iliad; mobile;

    The Iliad Group has announced the creation of an infrastructure joint venture (JV) with Digicel Group in the Antilles-Guyane region, which comprises Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Guiana, Saint Martin and Saint Barthelemy. The new company will own th ...

  • TE and Etisalat Misr ink transmission, mobile-to-fixed interconnection agreements

    Published Date:  2020-06-02  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Providers Tags:  Etisalat; Telecom Egypt; fixed; mobile;

    Telecom Egypt (TE) has announced the signing of what it called two first of its kind agreements relating to transmission and mobile-to-fixed interconnection with Etisalat Misr. In a press release regarding the development, TE noted that the first agr ...

  • MTN Group to raise USD129m via bond sale to support Nigerian operation

    Published Date:  2020-06-02  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Providers Tags:  4G; MTN; bond; carrier; funding;

    Agence Ecofin writes that South Africa-based regional carrier MTN Group has revealed plans to issue bonds worth NGN50 billion (USD129 million) in Nigeria to raise funds for its day to day requirements and working capital needs. It is understood that ...

  • T-Mobile inks 5G roaming pact with GCI in Alaska to secure coverage in all 50 states

    Published Date:  2020-06-02  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Standards Tags:  5G; General Comm; LTE; VoLTE; roaming; smartphone; wireless;

    T-Mobile US and GCI have announced a partnership which will allow T-Mobile customers with 5G smartphones to access 5G connectivity while roaming in Anchorage, Alaska making T-Mobile the first and only wireless provider to offer 5G coverage in all 50 ...

  • MTN Uganda ordered to pay USD11.6m disputed tax bill

    Published Date:  2020-06-02  Source:  TELEGEOGRAPHY
    Category:  Providers Tags:  MTN; mobile; wholesale;

    MTN Uganda has been ordered to pay disputed taxes amounting to UGX44.2 billion (USD11.6 million). A report from The Independent says that the countrys Tax Appeals Tribunal (TAT) found in favour of the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) in two separate ca ...