Latest International Telecommunication Union Stories

2009-07-09 06:30:00

GENEVA and SAN DIEGO, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ITU and Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies, products and services, have reached an agreement to improve emergency communications for disaster preparedness and to coordinate relief activities in the aftermath of a disaster. Qualcomm has agreed to donate a Qualcomm Deployable Base Station (QDBS) to ITU with a total estimated value of nearly USD 500,000.

2009-05-20 14:43:48

The UN International Telecommunications Union (ITU) is establishing new guidelines to protect children from cyberbullying, online sexual predators and fraudulent online commerce, the agency said Wednesday.

2009-03-02 11:20:00

Six in ten people globally are cell phone users, with two thirds of subscriptions being found in developing nations, the UN reported on Friday.

2008-12-15 07:30:00

FREMONT, Calif., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ikanos Communications, Inc.

2008-10-27 09:00:21

The Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA) and HomeGrid Forum are pleased to announce a liaison agreement between the two industry associations.

2008-06-30 09:02:22

By Eric Pfanner There are exchanges where you can buy and sell stocks, futures, pork bellies, wine and even pollution allowances.

2005-11-17 08:31:16

Machines will take over from humans as the biggest users of the Internet in a brave new world of electronic sensors, smart homes, and tags that track users' movements and habits, the UN's telecommunications agency predicted.

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