Indian security forces ordered mobile operators to shut down services in Kashmir on Monday during celebrations on Indian Independence Day, citing a history of rebels using mobile phones to trigger remote explosives during public events.
Samsung's appeal against the injunction on EU sales of its Galaxy Tab 10.1 will be heard on August 25.
US regulator FCC will investigate the temporary shutdown of the mobile transmission network owned by San Francisco state-owned rail operator BART, in a bid to halt an expected protest against a shooting by BART police.
Telecom Egypt has reported a 15% slump in Q2 profit to 826.7 million Egyptian pounds ($138.5 million), due partly to the ongoing impact of the revolution earlier in the year.
China Mobile's Beijing subsidiary will establish a financing management company with a registered capital of five billion yuan.
Telecom Italia has sold its Loquendo speech recognition unit to US speech software company Nuance for an undisclosed sum.
AT&T has sold $5 billion worth of five-year bonds in a bid to help repay debt from earlier issues that is maturing this year.
Optus will appeal a court decision to fine the SingTel-owned company for allegedly misleading consumers broadband advertising, solely to challenge comments in the judgment labeling the company as unwilling to comply with legal obligations.
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