U.S. Group Verizon and South Korea’s Samsung Electronics Sign $6.65 Billion 5G Deal

Verizon Communications, an American multinational telecommunications conglomerate, and South Korean multinational electronics company Samsung Electronics have announced to sign a deal worth $6.65 billion for 5G network equipment and services. “With this latest long-term strategic contract, we will continue to push the boundaries of 5G innovation to enhance mobile experiences […]

Macquarie Telecom seals new deal with Southern Cross Care WA

Macquarie Telecom has signed a new deal with aged care provider Southern Cross Care Western Australia (SCCWA), facilitating improved connectivity for its senior residents and staff, while lowering operational costs. The deal sees SCCWA switch its mobile services from a tier one provider to Macquarie, doubling its data allowance while […]

As COVID looms over school year, Rep. Joe Kennedy hits Sen. Ed Markey on 1996 Telecommunications Act, broadband access; both press for stimulus deal to help parents, students

Rep. Joe Kennedy on Tuesday night took aim at one of Sen. Ed Markey’s signature bills, the Telecommunications Act of 1996, arguing too many families still cannot afford cable service or access broadband at a time of confusion and concerns for public health as teachers and parents grapple with COVID-19 […]