MediaTek and Intel Advance Partnership to Bring 5G to Next Generation of PCs

MediaTek T700 modem successfully performs 5G standalone calls HSINCHU, Taiwan, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MediaTek today announced advances in its collaboratio...

Infinix NOTE 7: Powerful Features, Infinite Possibilities

NAIROBI, KENYA - Media OutReach - 23 July 2020 - Infinix, a premium online-driven smartphone brand designed for the young generations, and Infinix NOTE 7 which is a newest smartphone model targeting t...

Taiwan’s telecom development ahead of US: Far EasTone president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's smartphone telecom development and environment both rank far ahead of the United States, Far EasTone Telecommunications Co. (遠傳電信股份有限公司) President Chee Ching ...

Taiwan’s digital minister depicts Chinese telecom equipment as ‘Trojan Horse’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s digital minister has warned of the danger of including Chinese equipment in telecom infrastructure, likening its use to bringing in a “Trojan Horse.&r...

UK government to exclude Huawei from role in supplying new high-speed network equipment to wireless carriers

LONDON (AP) — Britain on Tuesday backtracked on plans to give Chinese telecommunications company Huawei a role in the U.K.’s new high-speed mobile phone network amid security concerns fuel...

India to bar telecoms from buying Chinese supplies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the uproar in India over a bloody border clash between Indian and Chinese troops, India's Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is preparing to bar state-run tel...

Taiwan to introduce cheapest 5G unlimited data plan in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to Taiwanese communications service providers, the island country is expected to introduce the cheapest 5G unlimited data plan in the world sometime during the s...

Taiwan ex-HTC CEO to release world's first social 5G VR headset

Former HTC CEO Peter Chou (周永明), who three years ago started his own social virtual reality company XRSpace, on Tuesday (May 26) unveiled a new VR platform designed to facilitate social interaction an...

AT&T to drop misleading '5G' marketing for non-5G networks

AT&T says it will stop advertising its wireless network as “5G Evolution” after a division of the Better Business Bureau determined that its language was misleading. The network AT&T branded t...

High-flying balloons to boost northern Mozambique's internet

MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Balloons floating 12 miles over northern Mozambique are planned to provide the remote and violence-prone region with stable internet connections, according to Google's parent...

UK faces choice on Huawei with global implications

LONDON (AP) — Britain faces a crucial choice on Tuesday over whether to allow China's Huawei Technologies to build its next-generation wireless networks. The decision has implication...

Playing catch up: Premier League round to air live in UK

LONDON (AP) — Before Clive Tyldesley clambers up to the Old Trafford gantry and picks up his microphone to be part of a landmark week in Premier League broadcasting, he reminisces about being silenced...

Taiwan telecoms offer huge discounts for Double 11

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – T-Star (台灣之星) on Monday (Nov. 11) offered a "Double 11" deal of an unlimited 4G plan for a low price of NT$188 (US$6.18) per month. The offer is limited to 80...

Taiwan prepares expanded blacklist of Chinese telecom products

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Thursday (July 18), Executive Yuan Spokeswoman Kolas Yotaka announced that Taiwan’s government will be introducing a blacklist of Chinese telecom products at the ...

Free Wi-Fi on Taipei MRT ends

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Free AD Wi-Fi coverage on all of the Taipei Metro's Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) stations in Taipei and New Taipei has been discontinued since June 25. Since December of 201...