German industry demands evidence before excluding Huawei
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BDI industry association says no vendor should be excluded

No vendors should be excluded from Germany’s fifth-generation mobile networks if there is no evidence against them, the BDI industry association said.

Nokia culls 350 jobs in Finland
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More cost cutting

Former rubber boot maker Nokia is to slash 350 jobs in Finland as part of a cunning cost cutting plan.

Ericsson pays $687 million to abandon Business Support System
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No one was interested

Swedish mobile telecom equipment maker Ericsson will book charges of $687 million for the fourth quarter as it abandons an unsuccessful strategy for its loss making Business Support System (BSS) unit.

Qualcomm denies antitrust claims
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Samsung, Huawei supply majority of own modem chips

Qualcomm says two largest smart phone makers in the world supply most of their own wireless data modem chips.

Chinese hackers used HPE and IBM networks in attack
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Targeted their customers

Hackers working for China's Ministry of State Security breached the networks of Hewlett Packard Enterprise and IBM, then used the access to hack into their clients' computers.