Telecom targets turnaround

The telecom industry — battered by Reliance Jio’s cheap plans — will witness a turnaround in six months, analysts forecast. Brokerage Edelweiss Securities said there could be a price recovery after September as the operators benefit from higher mobile broadband penetration and Jio approaches 400 million subscribers. “Finally, there’s light at the end of the […]

Saradha call record notice

The Supreme Court on Friday sought the response of Vodafone and Airtel on a CBI plea for call records in connection with the Saradha probe and allegations that former Calcutta police chief Rajeev Kumar had suppressed vital clues. A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Sanjiv Khanna issued notices to […]

Apple loses US patent suit

Mobile phone chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday won a legal victory against iPhone maker Apple Inc, with a jury in federal court in San Diego finding that Apple owes Qualcomm about $31 million for infringing three of its patents. Qualcomm had last year sued Apple alleging it had violated patents related to helping mobile […]

BSNL dues call to Reliance Communications

State-owned telecom firm BSNL will approach the National Company Law Tribunal this week to recover dues of about Rs 700 crore from Reliance Communications, according to official sources. Earlier, debt-ridden R-Com in its plea before the National Company Law Appelate Tribunal (NCLAT) said that it wanted to voluntarily go back into the insolvency process as […]

Galaxy’s new stars

I try to make quality devices at affordable prices,” said DJ Koh while having a boomerang moment with Samsung’s latest flagship device, the Galaxy S10+, turning it around a couple of times. The president and CEO, head of IT & mobile communications division, Samsung Electronics, is one of the most sought after figures in the […]