If the deal does go through, it could impact several European countries and beyond the continent too.
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Anna Solana has been writing about technology, business and science since 1996 for online and offline publications, mainly in Barcelona. Previously, she was the editor of diaridebarcelona.com.
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Introduction of 4G+ in three cities could offer download speeds up to 300Mbps.
The co-working space likely to open in the Spanish capital next year, offering advice and mentoring to startups.
The Spanish telecoms giant has beaten its Italian rival to the Brazilian broadband provider.
Consolidation in Spain’s telecoms market continues as Orange picks up its smaller fixed and mobile rival.
After a number of trials across Europe, Vodafone's LTE-A services will soon be available to customers.
The huge fine, handed down for abusing its dominant broadband position, will have to be paid in full by Telefonica after its latest appeal failed.
The Spanish telco's largest facility is based outside the Spanish capital. ZDNet was invited along to see inside.
Apple has finally opened its new flagship store in the centre of Madrid. ZDNet went along to the opening.
Europeans will now be able to ask Google remove search results that contain links to irrelevant information.
The Barcelona-based company is joining the telecoms giant as part of an effort to target SMEs.
A deal with a Spanish financial services company looks to be Nokia's largest enterprise win to date with Windows Phone.
Geographical expansion backed up with improved performance in high-demand areas such as airports and sporting venues, Vodafone says.
Following its fibre pact with Orange and the recent acquisition of Ono, Vodafone is poised to begin selling fibre to the home services.
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