According to IDC, Xiaomi saw the largest growth in Q2 amongst the top five smartphone vendors, with a 49% increase to 31.9mn units shipped, which increased its market share to 9.3% from 6.2% a year earlier.
The company won two blocks of spectrum in the coveted 2.5GHz band last week.
The tender is aimed at acquiring endpoint protection security solutions to protect workstations - through antivirus and anti-malware software - as well as anti-spam solutions for email servers.
In a statement, Movistar said that more than 3,000km of fiber had been rolled out in the city, which has 52,000 inhabitants and some 3,000 companies. The fiber rollout increased fixed line coverage tenfold.
Meanwhile, the state capitals Rio Branco, Campo Grande and Boa Vista have not yet reached the minimum digitalization rate and therefore had their analog switch-off processes extended until October 31.
The Brazilian miner told BNamericas how it has resolved the issue of making data from its operations available company-wide.
An Inmarsat study showed many Latin Americans would be prepared to give up other onboard services, like food and alcoholic drinks, to have Wi-Fi access.