Articles By Peter Sayer

Nokia’s Q2 smartphone sales plunge, loss widens

Nokia’s Q2 smartphone sales plunge, loss widens

PARIS - Nokia reported a 39 per cent year-on-year drop in the number of smartphones it sold in the second...

July 19th, 2012 Peter Sayer
Google’s new privacy policy breaks European law: French

Google’s new privacy policy breaks European law: French

PARIS - Google's new privacy policy does not comply with European data protection law, and the company should delay its...

February 29th, 2012 Peter Sayer
EU launches antitrust investigation of Samsung patent

EU launches antitrust investigation of Samsung patent

PARIS - The European Commission is investigating the way Samsung Electronics licenses its patents on technology essential to mobile communications...

January 31st, 2012 Peter Sayer
HP, Dell pass Nokia in updated Greenpeace Guide to Greener Electronics

HP, Dell pass Nokia in updated Greenpeace Guide to Greener Electronics

While some consumer electronics manufacturers have cleaned up their act, making more energy-efficient gadgets with fewer toxic materials, others are...

November 9th, 2011 Peter Sayer
Broadcom to pay US$3.7B for NetLogic

Broadcom to pay US$3.7B for NetLogic

SAN FRANCISCO -- Broadcom Corp.'s deal to buy communications processor vendor NetLogic Microsystems for US$3.7 billion will help the company...

September 12th, 2011 Peter Sayer
Alcatel-Lucent returns to profit, small rise in revenue

Alcatel-Lucent returns to profit, small rise in revenue

PARIS - Alcatel-Lucent reported a smaller increase in revenue than analysts had expected, but returned to profit in the second...

July 28th, 2011 Peter Sayer
Wi-Fi provider iPass launches roaming exchange

Wi-Fi provider iPass launches roaming exchange

PARIS  -- Wi-Fi service provider iPass Inc. has launched an exchange to help mobile network operators offer Wi-Fi roaming as...

July 6th, 2011 Peter Sayer
Google faces claim for $420M in damages

Google faces claim for $420M in damages

A French publishing company has filed suit against Google Inc., alleging anti-competitive practices and claiming €295 million (US$420 million) in...

June 28th, 2011 Peter Sayer
Nokia hands Symbian OS work to Accenture

Nokia hands Symbian OS work to Accenture

Nokia will outsource its Symbian software activities to Accenture, transferring 3,000 employees to the company in the process, as it...

April 27th, 2011 Peter Sayer
CenturyLink to buy Savvis for $2.5B

CenturyLink to buy Savvis for $2.5B

CenturyLink has agreed to buy hosting company Savvis for about US$2.5 billion in cash and shares, the companies announced Wednesday....

April 27th, 2011 Peter Sayer