A group of 13 major European telcos want US tech giants, such as Netflix, YouTube and Facebook, to fund the development of 5G services.
Vodafone has agreed to become CityFibre’s anchor customer to at least 8 million UK homes.
BT has confirmed the appointment of Adam Crozier as its new chairman.
Patrick Drahi’s Altice is now the largest shareholder in BT after it acquired 12.1% of the company, worth £2.2 billion.
BT has launched a next generation set-top box that adds support for Wi-Fi and High Dynamic Range (HDR) video support.
BT is establishing a new technology unit that will embrace AI and machine learning.
Rob Shuter has been appointed CEO of BT’s enterprise unit and as a member of the telco’s executive committee.
BT has told its shareholders to expect lower dividends as the telco announced it would not be paying a dividend for the first time since the turn of the century.
BT Sport and Samsung have delivered the UK’s first public live 8K sports broadcast. The two partnered for a screening of the UEFA Europa League match between Arsenal and Olympiacos Thursday evening.
BT is offering customers Amazon Prime Video free for six months as the streaming services makes its debut on the IPTV platform.