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Executive coaching for employees is complicated and emotional

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 3:05 p.m.

BetterUp, a reskilling and coaching platform for employees before and beyond the C-suite, is getting in touch with its emotions. This week, the richly funded unicorn startup announced a pair of acquisitions in the emotional artificial intelligence and people management space: Motive and Impraise. The terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.

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This Week in Apps: Apple’s iPhone event, App Annie hit with securities fraud, OpenSea goes mobile

TechCrunch | Sept. 18, 2021, 2:30 p.m.

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry continues to grow, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global consumer spend in 2020. Consumers last year also spent 3.5 trillion minutes using apps on Android devices […]

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5G for the enterprise: A status check

VentureBeat | Sept. 18, 2021, 12:40 p.m.

5G promises to help enterprises in 3 main areas: operations, employee experience, and customer experience.

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9 great reads from CNET this week: iPhone 13, SpaceX, moonshine and more - CNET

CNET | Sept. 18, 2021, 9 a.m.

We have some thoughts on Apple's new iPhone 13, pay a visit to a moonshine distillery, watch SpaceX launch its first civilians into space, and much more.

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Does buying an iPhone 12 make sense now that iPhone 13 is here? Some advice - CNET

CNET | Sept. 17, 2021, 6:15 p.m.

In many cases, going with the iPhone 13 is the better choice. But, the iPhone 12 may still be a good option for some.

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Who should pay for the bridge across the digital divide?

Light Reading | Sept. 17, 2021, 3:37 p.m.

Two new studies conclude that the US government's Universal Service Fund (USF) is in need of change. But they differ on whether ISPs or Big Tech should fix the situation.

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AT&T takes FCC to court over 5G backhaul

Light Reading | Sept. 17, 2021, 2:10 p.m.

Wi-Fi users in the 6GHz band are 'very likely to result in harmful interference at unpredictable places and times,' AT&T argues. The company may be looking to protect its 5G backhaul operations.

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Locast's Free TV Service Ordered To Shut Down Permanently After Copyright Loss; + more notable news -

DSL Reports | Sept. 17, 2021, 8:46 a.m.

Locast s free TV service ordered to shut down permanently after copyright loss arstechnica.com ISPs suffer losses and make plans in face of climate crisis lightreading.com New T-Mobile Icon Will Let iPhone Users Know Which 5G They re Using webpronews.com FCC Approves 13 Smaller Winning Bidders to Receive RDOF Funding telecompetitor.com T-Mobile will shut down its 3G UMTS network in 287 days lightreading.com Verizon s current fiber rollouts are all connected to 5G fiercewireless.com T-Mobile is bringing same-day in-store repairs to more than 500 locations androidcentral.com Man who bribed AT&T employees to install malware on the company s network gets 12 years in prison therecord.media Google TV is reportedly going to add free TV channels soon xda-developers.com

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Eurobites: TalkTalk turns to GPON/XGS-PON for new fiber network up north

Light Reading | Sept. 17, 2021, 8:45 a.m.

Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Citymesh and TowerEye combine on private networks; Glasgow's 5G is miles better than London's; Telxius deploys 400 GigE.

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Chris Dziadul Reports: Life in the CEE fast lane

Broadband TV News | Sept. 17, 2021, 6:33 a.m.

Anyone who still believes Central and Europe lags in the development of the modern electronic communication services should look no further than Croatia and Latvia, two of the region’s smaller markets. At the time of writing this column it has just been announced that United Group’s Telemach Hrvatska is building what it describes as the […]

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Cable Goes to the Edge

Light Reading | Sept. 17, 2021, 1 a.m.

In this custom white paper produced by Heavy Reading, you will be able to read the results and analysis of Heavy Reading's groundbreaking survey, which asked operators about their edge compute ambitions and approaches.

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Putting sustainability at the heart of local authority decisions

Total Telecom | Sept. 16, 2021, 9 p.m.

2021 kicks off what is widely referred to as ‘the climate decade’. A ten-year period where our collective actions will determine the kind of world our children and grandchildren will inherit. ‘Collective’ is the critical factor here because no person, business or Government can tackle climate change single-handedly.Sustainability is increasingly topping the agenda of many organisations and rightly so. In the run up to climate talks later this year, we’re starting to see momentum, but much more needs to be done.The UK and the US have both announced ambitious climate change commitments ahead of the COP26 summit in November, and real change is taking place at a local level, with 230 local authorities across England and Wales declaring a climate emergency, with two-thirds of those in England committing to being carbon neutral by 2030. Among growing calls for the Government to place more power into local hands to help tackle the issue, decisions taken by local authorities will have a significant impact on building a more sustainable future and it goes far beyond adopting greener tech…read more on TotalTele.com »

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Telstra's new T25 strategy to boost 5G coverage in Australia

Total Telecom | Sept. 16, 2021, 9 p.m.

Australian service provider Telstra has unveiled its T25 strategy that focuses on facilitating 5G coverage across Australia, as well as enhancing its customer service. The T25 strategy is likely to come into effect by July 2022.The new plan will build on the operator's previous T22 strategy, which stressed deploying a digital services portfolio and streamlining the company's operations…read more on TotalTele.com »

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