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UK telephone networks to block fraudulent calls from abroad | Telecommunications industry

Phone providers are to automatically block online calls from overseas that appear to come from UK numbers, as part of efforts to tackle rising overseas scams. Communications regulator Ofcom said it was working with telecoms companies to tackle the “complex problem” and would introduce the new measures “at pace”. The Telegraph, which first reported the […]

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Keith Hayes, CEO of IMMCO, Inc., inducted into the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers Hall of Fame

HOUSTON, October 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Orbital Energy Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OEG) (“Orbital”), today announced through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Gibson Technical Services (“GTS”), that Keith Hayesthe President and Chief Executive Officer of IMMCO, Inc. (“IMMCO”), the engineering group of GTS, was inducted into the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (“SCTE”) Hall of Fame at the […]

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Telecommunications giant AT&T opens new R&D center in Tel Aviv

Global telecommunications giant AT&T has announced the opening of a new R&D center in Tel Aviv’s ToHA Tower, expanding the already existing R&D center in Airport City. The company plans to hire 100 additional employees who will join the current 500 employees at the Airport City R&D center. They also said they want to significantly […]

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House passes bills to secure telecommunications infrastructure

The House on Wednesday approved several bipartisan bills aimed at securing U.S. telecommunications systems from foreign interference, particularly threats from China. The Secure Equipment Act, sponsored by House Minority Whip Steve ScaliseStephen (Steve) Joseph ScaliseOver a quarter of Congress has had COVID-19 Lobbying world Pelosi backs Russian oil import ban MORE (R-La.) and Rep. Anna […]

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High Court rules certain broadcasters subject to telecoms development tax

Tristan Gilbertson (Commissioner of Telecommunications) Credit: provided The High Court clarified that it is not only telecommunications operators who are subject to the Telecommunications Development Levy (TDL), but also broadcasters. A court ruling late last week clarified that companies involved in the transmission of broadcast signals should be required to contribute to the TDL. The […]

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Extron AV Products Support Vietnam Telecom Service Provider’s New Building – rAVe [PUBS]

Viettel Group is the largest telecommunications service provider in Southeast Asia, with 110 million subscribers and 50,000 employees. In 2020, a thousand employees moved into Viettel’s futuristic new headquarters in Hanoi. More than 150 Extron AV products have been used to equip collaboration and meeting spaces with state-of-the-art multimedia capability. Sophisticated audio-visual systems in the […]

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Mysterious Hacking Group Sneaks Into Global Telecommunications Networks, Study Finds | Scientific and technical news

According to new security research, a mysterious group of hackers has quietly broken into the computer networks of telecommunications companies globally. Buried deep in mobile infrastructure around the world, hackers are able to spy on anyone whose device connects to these networks, according to cybersecurity firm Crowdstrike. But little is known about the hackers other […]

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Vaucluse, Sydney: Anti-5G vandals set fire to new Optus telecommunications tower in affluent suburb

A 5G vandal BURNING down the new Optus Tower in one of Sydney’s most exclusive suburbs under cover of night An anti-5G arsonist set fire to an Optus telecommunications tower in the middle of the night The inhabitants of Vaucluse woke up to the blackened debris of the new 5G tower in Vaucluse CCTV footage […]

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Webtel.mobi outlines why telecom companies hold the key to global digital currencies and CBDCs

The interconnected structure of the global telecommunications network used by the global telephony provider Webtel.mobi and the major multinational telecommunications companies has an unparalleled and unparalleled capacity for global operations in digital currency and equivalent to the global CBDC. NEW YORK, October 18 (Korea Bizwire) – Recently, there has been a lot of activity in […]

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A smart optical chip to improve telecommunications

From the internet to fiber or satellite communications and medical diagnostics, our daily lives rely on optical technologies. These technologies use pulsed optical sources to transfer, retrieve or calculate information. The mastery of optical pulse shapes thus opens the way to new advances. Doctoral student Bennet Fischer and postdoctoral researcher Mario Chemnitz, in the team […]

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Overcoming Critical Obstacles to Cloud Adoption in the Telecom Industry (Reader Forum)

The most important role of telecommunications companies is to keep people connected: keeping companies in touch with customers around the world, keeping co-workers in sync while working from home, and keeping parents in touch. During the COVID-19 crisis, this role has become even more evident and crucial. We’ve seen how telcos have succeeded in facilitating […]

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Al-Bashir’s men in the telecommunications sector – Middle East Monitor

In May 2011, Sudanese media reported on a commotion that erupted in the Sudatel room when a debate erupted among shareholders of Sudatel Telecom Group Ltd., which is the largest public telecommunications company in Sudan. Financial reports from 2010 showed that Expresso, the holding company for Sudatel’s overseas investments, sold 30% of its shares in […]

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Aerospace and telecommunications companies victims of a stealthy Iranian cyber-espionage campaign

A previously unknown advanced persistent threat group, likely backed by the Iranian government, has been quietly waging a sophisticated cyber-espionage campaign against aerospace and telecommunications companies since at least 2018. The campaign has primarily targeted businesses in the Middle East and, more recently, the United States, Russia and Europe. Cybereason security researchers who tracked the […]

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EBRD guarantees Banka OTP Albania loan to ONE Telecommunications

TIRANA (Albania), October 5 (SeeNews) – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced that it will provide 1 million euros ($1.2 million) to guarantee a loan of 2 million euros from Banka OTP Albania, part of the Hungarian financial services group OTP, to ONE Telecommunications in Albania. The financing, agreed under a […]