Browsing the "Telecommunications" Tag

Deloitte: Tech and Telecom Execs Plan to Invest Millions in Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

Deloitte said in a new report that telecommunication companies can use blockchain to improve a number of services and security functions.

South Korean Telecoms Giant KT Has Built Its Own Blockchain

| Wolfie Zhao

The second largest mobile carrier in South Korea has launched its own blockchain network and aims to apply the tech across several sectors.

A Japanese Telecom Giant Wants to Use Blockchain to Store Contracts

| Christine Kim

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone is looking to invent a new contract agreements system based on blockchain technology.

Telecoms Giant Wants to Move Mobile Data Top-Ups to a Blockchain

| Wolfie Zhao

China Mobile, one of China's three state-owned telecoms giants, is exploring moving part of its mobile data business to a distributed ledger.

Indian Telecoms Watchdog to Combat Nuisance Calls with Blockchain

| Sujha Sundararajan

India's telecoms regulator plans to leverage blockchain technology to combat unsolicited phone calls and SMS messages.

Telecoms Giants BT, Telefonica and Telstra Join Blockchain Settlement Trial

| Sujha Sundararajan

Colt and PCCW Global have added notable new members to a blockchain trial that automates normally labor-intensive wholesale settlements.

Korea’s SK Telecom to Build Blockchain for Identity and Asset Exchange

| Wolfie Zhao

SK Telecom has announced plans to launch a blockchain-based platform aimed to simplify payment and subscription processes.

Telecoms Blockchain Group Touts Demo Success, New Members

| Wolfie Zhao

Several multinational telecoms firms have joined the Carrier Blockchain Study Group to advance blockchain use cases in the industry.

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T-Mobile’s Blockchain Work Is Quietly Coming Together

| Michael del Castillo

T-Mobile has entered the blockchain space and it's using Hyperledger technology as a way to rebuild its services on open-source software.

Sprint and SoftBank Back New Blockchain Consortium for Telecoms

| Nikhilesh De

A group of telecom carriers including Sprint have formed a new blockchain consortium.