PT Telkom Indonesia, the country's largest Internet service provider, has blocked Netflix for now, citing its violent and "pornographic" content as well as its lack of compliance with local regulations.
Netflix has a new regional competitor, with a new service, PCCW's Viu, to provide Asian customers with content from Korea for free.
SK Telecom opens a fifth-generation mobile network research facility in South Korea, where it claimed it would be the first operator of a 5G service.
The government has halted the program over concerns that Facebook violates Net neutrality by offering only certain Web content for free.
Hundreds of millions of Indians are buying their first smartphones. The country's rapid growth has caught the attention of tech companies around the globe.
Commentary: A proposal by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler calls for cable companies like Comcast to "unlock the set-top box." Unlocking isn't enough. The box should die, once and for all, and be replaced by apps.
The telco giant wants to wed the "TV everywhere" concept with its own mobile service. It could unveil something in the coming days.
Iliad has lined up new financial backers for another run at the Uncarrier, according to Bloomberg.
Telstra is claiming a world first on recent trials of its LTE-A network, with a live test combining three data channels to achieve speeds of 450Mbps, three times the current theoretical 4G peak speeds available in Australia.
Europe's fourth-largest telco says no payment info was stolen but warns customers they could be targeted for scams.