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Cognizant Acquires Autonomous Car Expert ESG Mobility

Global IT consulting firm Cognizant acquires ESG Mobility, a digital automotive engineering R&D provider for connected, autonomous & electric vehicles.

Thoma Bravo-IronSource: SPAC, Mobile App Merger Confirmed

Thoma Bravo Advantage, the private equity firm’s Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC), merges with mobile tech company IronSource.

Nokia Layoffs 2021-2022: 10,000 Staff Cuts Amid R&D Push

Nokia plans 10,000 layoffs. Job cuts arrive as Nokia CEO Pekka Lundmark prepares 5G network & digital strategy updates vs. Huawei & Ericsson.

Huawei: Banned and Permitted In Which Countries? List and FAQ

Where is Huawei Technologies banned & permitted for 5G networking business & smartphones? Here’s a list of countries, companies, 5G wireless network projects & their Huawei business status.

Alleged Nashville Bomber: Technology Consultant with 5G Paranoia?

Alleged Nashville, Tennessee, bomber Anthony Quinn Warner may have targeted AT&T facility over 5G wireless network paranoia.

Accenture Acquires 5G Network Services Consulting Firm Arca

Accenture acquires 5G wireless network services & consulting firm Arca. Accenture gains 5G network engineering, design, deployment & operation expertise.

5G is Here … Kind Of. Now What?

5G is slowly trickling into consumers’ consciousness. What will it take to accelerate acceptance and adoption?

VMware, Samsung Partner to Help CSPs Roll Out 5G

VMware and Samsung partner to help CSPs meet 5G network requirements and accelerate 5G network & service rollouts.

TikTok, Oracle, Walmart: Ownership Deal Confusion

TikTok ownership updates involving Oracle, Walmart, the U.S.government, cloud security, source code and more.

Private Equity Firm BCP Acquires Brightstar From SoftBank

Brightstar Capital Partners buys majority stake in mobile device distributor Brightstar Corp. from multinational tech conglomerate SoftBank.