Donald Pels, telecoms entrepreneur, 1928-2014

Party on THE HIGH LINE and Summer Dinner...Donald Pels, Wendy Keys, Will Sahlman at Party on THE HIGH LINE and Summer Dinner High Line, NYC June 21, 2010 Patrick McMullan Picture by CLINT SPAULDING/

Mobile mogul who brought airy new life to Manhattan

A tilt-shift view of Bristol's shopping centre from a toy camera

Bristol to become smart city laboratory

£75m joint experiment by council and University of Bristol

Lenovo completes Motorola acquisition

Chinese tech group finalises deal with Google

Alcatel-Lucent cuts fixed costs faster

Shares up 15% as two-thirds of €1bn goal is reached

Telecoms groups hope for EU rules shift

Industry optimistic about the incoming European Commission

BT lifts payout as broadband take-up grows

Sports TV rights spur acquisition of new customers

European telecoms: hold the line please

High hopes for deals in markets where competition appears excessive

Xiaomi looks for $1bn to fuel expansion

Chinese smartphone maker gets backing as it goes global

FTC sues AT&T over ‘unlimited’ data plans

Company is accused of ‘throttling’ speeds for 3.5m customers

Telstra targets Asia with A$5bn war chest

But Australian telecoms group will not be rushed into big acquisitions

Private equity firms eye Portugal Telecom

Moves could delay plans by France’s Altice

América Móvil’s profits tumble

Mexican telecoms group under pressure over antitrust rules

Comcast profits rise on new subscribers

US company adds 315,000 internet customers but cable viewers fall

Cost-cutting stabilises margins at Orange

French telecoms group has been fighting a price war

Nokia’s broadband gamble pays off

Company reports first annual sales rise in more than three years

Xiaomi relocates customer data from China

Smartphone maker cites concerns about privacy in its home market

Fight for iPhone users hurts AT&T

Second-largest US mobile carrier lowers revenue outlook

EE gets set for new mobile competition

Europe’s biggest 4G mobile operator added 1.4m customers

SoftBank in $100m Indonesia start-up deal

Tokopedia stake is country’s biggest start-up investment

Corporate India frets over debt levels

Industrial and banking sectors enter new era still underfunded


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