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ZTE 2014 Profits Up 94% on Strong Smartphone Sales

March 25, 2015 9:48 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

Net profits for 2014 hit $423.5 million, according to the annual results announcement posted by ZTE today. Revenue rose 8.3 percent to about $13.1 billion.

FirstNews Briefs: Alcatel-Lucent, Sprint, Syniverse, Sunrise, ZTE

February 10, 2015 9:27 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

ZTE Corporation announced the company signed a cooperation framework agreement with...  ...

FirstNews Briefs: ip.access, Amdocs, nTelos, nuPSYS, Cisco, ZTE

January 26, 2015 9:53 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

ip.access has today announced a global...

FirstNews Briefs: Nissan, NASA, ZTE, Duracell, MeetMe

January 9, 2015 10:42 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Nissan Motor Co., through its North American-...

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CES 2015: Quiet for Carriers, Loud for Connected Everything

January 2, 2015 3:06 pm | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | Articles | Comments

T-Mobile last year crashed CES with a splashy Uncarrier event. The carrier won't be there this year.                                                                                        

FirstNews Briefs: Parallel Wireless, EE, ZTE, Resolve Systems

December 2, 2014 9:38 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Parallel Wireless today announced that EE, a UK mobile operator, has chosen the Parallel Wireless rural micro network solution for their rural wireless 4G rollout.                          

Review: 3 Low-end Smartphones Worth Considering

November 24, 2014 9:47 am | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | Articles | Comments

Processors are slower, yet that's not so noticeable for basic tasks such as email, Facebook and weather checks. Video and audio are also...                                   


FirstNews Briefs: ZTE, China Mobile, T-Mobile, IBM, WiTricity

November 20, 2014 9:57 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

ZTE Corporation announced that the company successfully completed pre-commercial field testing of pre5G 3D/Massive MIMO (Multiple-Input Multiple-Output) base stations in partnership with China Mobile.

ZTE Sees Giant 3Q Profit Boost from Smartphone Sales

October 23, 2014 10:57 am | by Ben Munson | News | Comments

ZTE is posting huge third-quarter net profit growth and attributing the surge to the success of its smartphone and 4G equipment divisions. The Chinese manufacturer recorded a net profit increase of...

FirstNews Briefs: IBM, Micronet Enertec, Verizon, Alcatel-Lucent, ZTE

September 24, 2014 9:52 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

IBM today announced it is working with Bancroft, a major provider of specialized services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, to manage a cloud-based educational program. Staff and students can now access a library of more than 300 educational and clinical apps via an iPad more securely.

FirstNews Briefs: AT&T, RadioShack, Spirent, ZTE, E-Plus

September 15, 2014 10:17 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

RadioShack Corporation today announced the appointment of Holly F. Etlin as interim chief financial officer, replacing John Feray.  Mr. Feray resigned on September 12, 2014, citing personal reasons. Ms. Etlin, a managing director of AlixPartners and longtime RadioShack advisor, served as RadioShack's interim CFO from July 2013 to February 2014.

FirstNews Briefs: ZTE, SWAN, Anite, CTIA, Telstra, Global Wireless Solutions

August 28, 2014 9:35 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

ZTE Corporation has signed a contract with Slovak operator SWAN for a nationwide LTE network project. ZTE will exclusively construct core CS/PS (circuit-switched/packet-switched) network, and a GSM/LTE mobile communications and VAS (value added services) network, involving over 1,100 dual-mode GSM/LTE base stations to SWAN.


FirstNews Briefs: ZTE, Broadpeak, Chunghwa Telecom, PCTEL, Jabra

August 27, 2014 9:38 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

ZTE USA announced the launch of the new ZTE Warp Sync. The phone is fourth in a series of Warp phones. The ZTE Warp Sync will be available at Boost Mobile on August 26 for $179.99. It features a 5-inch HD Gorilla Glass display, removable Li-ion 2300mAh battery, Android 4.4.2 KitKat, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quad-Core 1.2GHz processor, and 8 MP LED flash rear-camera along with a 1.6 MP front-camera.

FirstNews Briefs: Syniverse, Peregrine, LitePoint, ZTE, Marvell

August 26, 2014 10:21 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Syniverse today announced a leadership transition under which Jeffrey S. Gordon has stepped down from his role as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director, effective immediately. In connection with this change in leadership, Stephen C. Gray, a member of the Syniverse Board of Directors since January 2011, will become interim President and Chief Executive Officer.

FirstNews Briefs: Vuzix, Lenovo, Motorola, ZTE, TIM Brasil, PhysIQ

July 24, 2014 10:07 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Vuzix Corporation, a supplier of video eyewear and smart glasses products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets, today announced it has signed a major deal with Lenovo to launch the M100 Smart Glasses into China. The wearable product offering will be co-branded as a Vuzix/Lenovo solution and will be marketed across China as part of Lenovo's New Business Development brand.

Firefox OS Devices Coming to Asia Pacific, Latin America Markets

July 17, 2014 12:12 pm | by Ben Munson | News | Comments

Firefox today announced Firefox OS smartphones will soon be available in Asia Pacific and Latin America markets. Spice and Intex will soon launch low-cost Firefox OS phones in India. Telenor plans to bring Firefox devices to Asia by the end of the year. Taiwan carrier Chunghwa Telecom have committed to carry the devices as well.

FirstNews Briefs: ZTE, Nexmo, Wayra, Telenor, Vodafone, Netgear

June 25, 2014 9:31 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

ZTE Corporation has unveiled the ZXONE 9700 Packet OTN series, its next generation packet optical transport platform (P-OTP). The ZXONE 9700 series features universal packet and optical data unit (ODU) switching capability, supports network evolution to beyond 100G and is compatible with software defined networking (SDN) technologies.


FirstNews Briefs: ARRIS, MetroPCS, ZTE, MasterCard, Verizon

April 18, 2014 9:23 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

ARRIS announced it acquired Mississauga, Ontario-based SeaWell Networks for an undisclosed amount. This acquisition comes one year after ARRIS's acquisition of Motorola Mobility's Home division. ARRIS is integrating SeaWell's adaptive bit rate (ABR) streaming technologies and talent into its Network & Cloud business.

ZTE Expects to At Least Double Profit on Strength of Network Contracts

April 10, 2014 1:30 pm | by Ben Munson | News | Comments

ZTE’s focus on higher-margin network contracts will reportedly help the company “at least double” its first-quarter profit. ZTE today announced it expects net profit to land between $68 million and about $102 million, marking an annual increase between 107.3 percent and 210.7 percent.

FirstNews Briefs: Spirent, KORE Wireless, Amped Wireless, ZTE, ClariPhy

March 11, 2014 10:32 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

KORE Wireless, an M2M wireless network provider, together with ATrack, a telematics hardware manufacturer, have established a global partnership to provide ATrack customers access to KORE M2M network services in more than 150 countries worldwide.

First News Briefs: Nuance, ZTE, Bandwidth, Alcatel-Lucent, Lazus, GIV Mobile

January 8, 2014 10:55 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Nuance Communications, Inc. and ZTE Corporation today announced an all new ZTE Car Mode application for ZTE Android devices. ZTE is integrating Nuance’s voice biometrics technology for screen unlock. With each different user’s voiceprint, ZTE smartphones will access the general mode or child mode instantly – no swiping, PINS, passwords or hands required.

ZTE Restructuring to Focus on Mobile, Operators

January 2, 2014 10:02 am | by Ben Munson | News | Comments

ZTE has announced organization changes that will allow the company to focus on “key strategic operations and high-growth business opportunities.” Specifically the moves will shift more attention toward mobile devices, operators and enterprise.

ZTE Releasing Bigger, Faster Firefox Phone Next Year

September 25, 2013 10:30 am | by Ben Munson | News | Comments

ZTE is planning a new Firefox OS phone with a larger screen, dual-core processor and redesigned UI for release in the first half of next year. TechHive spoke with executive vice president He Shiyou, who said ZTE was pleased with the 100,000 units sold of the ZTE Open. He attributed a lot of that to sales through eBay and other third-party retailers.

China Mobile Awards $3.2B in 4G Equipment Contracts

August 23, 2013 9:55 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Huawei and ZTE have snagged 50 percent of the $3.2 billion worth of the contracts to build out China Mobile's TD-LTE network. Nokia Siemens and Ericsson each landed 11 percent shares of the project, while Alcatel-Lucent secured a 13 percent share of the business...

First News Briefs: AT&T, ZTE, Compass Intelligence, CommScope

August 21, 2013 10:59 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

AT&T plans to roll out LTE in at least 50 additional markets by the end of this year. AT&T LTE currently covers more than 225 million people and 370 markets, and by the end of 2013, coverage is expected to expand to nearly 270 million people and more than 400 markets.

Small Run of ZTE Firefox Devices Sells Out Quickly in US, UK

August 21, 2013 9:07 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

ZTE reportedly sold through just under 2000 of its new Firefox OS handsets in a matter of days here in the U.S. and in the U.K. According to a report from ZDNET, ZTE had burned through its inventory by the end of the weekend, selling 990 smartphones in the U.K. and 985 units in the U.S...

First News Briefs: Broadsoft, CEVA, ZTE, iSend, Wilcon

August 13, 2013 10:45 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

CEVA, Inc., a licensor of silicon intellectual property (SIP) platform solutions and DSP cores, today announced that ZTE Corporation has licensed the CEVA-XC DSP to power its next generation of LTE TDD/FDD multi-mode base station System-on-Chips (SoCs).

First News Briefs for April 26, 2013

April 26, 2013 10:29 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Nexmo announced it has been selected by Line Corporation as an SMS API provider for its mobile service platform, LINE. With this announcement, Nexmo added LINE to its growing list of global messaging app customers, including Viber, KakaoTalk and ICQ.

ZTE Taps Intrepidus for Smartphone Security

March 19, 2013 10:18 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE today said it is partnering with Intrepidus on providing security for its devices. ZTE said it seeks to become a "leader in smartphone security." As part of the agreement, Intrepidus will evaluate the security mechanisms of ZTE...

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