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European Communications discusses the latest telecom trends with telco executives, analysts and topic experts viainsightful analysis, Q&As and opinion pieces.

Opinion: Fighting OTT messaging with network-branded apps is flawed and ineffective

By Stuart Kelly, business development director at Telsis

“Just do something” operators told at innovation debate

Worrying about how to drive new revenue, create value and fight off threats from OTT players remain some of the preeminent questions facing telcos.

Google TV “a year or two away" from being a telco threat

Google announced this week that its TV service is coming to the UK as it looks to consolidate its offerings on the small screen, but telcos need not panic just yet.

Q&A: Tekelec CTO Doug Suriano

Doug Suriano, CTO of Tekelec, discusses tariff innovation and how operators can successfully implement new plans.

Opinion: Beware governments bearing data gifts

By David Reed, founder of The Data Governance Forum

Microsoft looks to learn lessons from smartphone foray as it launches tablet

Microsoft is pushing deeper into the mobile sector with the launch of its new tablet device.

Everything Everywhere CEO: “We need to stop fighting each other”

Olaf Swantee, the CEO of UK-based operator JV Everything Everywhere, has called on operators to engage in more constructive dialogue.

It’s time to look differently at revenue assurance, says new Distinguished Fellow

Despite many transitioning to a high level of maturity in revenue assurance, some European operators are still seeing leakage that accounts for around 1.2 percent of their total revenues.