The Department of Energy has started work on a quantum internet

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has unveiled a blueprint strategy for the development of a national quantum internet in the U.S. The quantum internet is currently in its initial stages of development, according to the DOE.

Ericsson selected by SoftBank to deliver cloud native dual-mode 5G Core

Ericsson has been selected by SoftBank to deliver cloud native 5G Core for SoftBank's 5G standalone network, Ericsson said in a statement.

Lanxess, Infosys ink infrastructure digitization deal

Infosys has inked a long term partnership with Lanxess, a specialty chemicals company headquartered in Germany.

Apple opens new store in China; featuring solar arrays

Apple is opening the Sanlitun, a new store in China; featuring its first integrated solar array in a retail store in the country.

Cineca gets 32 quadrillion calculations per second with IBM and Nvidia

IBM developed the Marconi100 supercomputer for the Italian computing center Cineca, the company said in a statement.

Schwab clients can check portfolio through Google Assistance via voice

Charles Schwab has inked an integration with Google, enabling Google Assistant users to access certain Schwab account and portfolio updates across multiple devices via voice.

Nokia wins $450M 5G network deal from Taiwan Mobile

Nokia has been selected by Taiwan Mobile (TWM) as the sole supplier of its 5G network in a three-year framework deal worth approximately 400 million euros or roughly $450 million.

Microsoft is closing all retail outlets; moving to online shopping

Microsoft is closing Microsoft Store physical locations, the company said in a statement.

AWS launches fully-managed no-code visual app builder Honeycode

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has launched Honeycode, a fully-managed service that allows customers to build mobile and web applications – with no programming required - according to AWS.

BlackBerry introduces AtHoc managed service

BlackBerry has introduced a new AtHoc managed service.

Hello Apple silicon; later Intel!

Apple will transition the Mac to its custom silicon, the company announced during its worldwide developer conference WWDC. 

CGI awarded $55M digitization contract with Finland’s LocalTapiola

CGI has been awarded a contract with LocalTapiola, one of Finland's largest insurance companies, to provide digitization services.

Dell Technologies unveils PowerScale storage systems

Dell Technologies has unveiled the Dell EMC PowerScale, a family of storage systems for organizations to better capture and capitalize on unstructured data, such as documents, images, videos and social media content.

Velodyne Lidar inks multi-year partnership agreement with Outsight

Velodyne Lidar has inked a multi-year partnership agreement with Outsight, a company providing Smart Cities monitoring.

Airport Authority Hong Kong selects Solace to develop IoT platform

Event broker technologies company Solace has been selected by the Airport Authority Hong Kong to develop the Internet of Things (IoT) platform for Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA).