• Ericsson sorry for software glitch that hits mobile services in Britain and Japan

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    Sweden's Ericsson apologized and said it was working hard to fix a software glitch that was responsible for millions of smartphone users in Britain, Japan and other countries losing internet access on Thursday.
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  • Ericsson software problem has been causing widespread cell phone outages

    10 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    A problem with the software in Ericsson equipment is causing outages across the world including O2 users in Great Britain and Softbank users in Japan, according to a report in the Financial Times earlier today.
    Ericsson took blame for the outage in a press release. It apparently involves faulty software on certain Ericsson equipment used on the affected company's mobile networks. While Ericsson indicated it involved multiple countries, it appeared to try to minimize the impact by stating it was “network disturbances for a limited number of customers.” The FT report indicated that it was...
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