Including more Internet companies in the GSMA membership would get the carriers out of an insular mindset that treats over-the-top players as enemies. On the flipside, social networking and media distribution companies would benefit from having a seat at the table with wireless carriers.
The social enterprise movement was one of the big telecom trends of 2012, and at least one vendor, IBM, is suggesting that will be the case on 2013.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seemed to dismiss the idea of the social networking giant building its own smartphone, but he left open the possibility of working more intimately on mobile development.
In a familiar turn of the rumor mill, Bloomberg is reporting that Facebook is working with HTC to release a Facebook-branded smartphone as soon as mid-2013.
Facebook's increasing dominance of the social networking market will damage mobile operators' sales from services such as text messaging, according to a study from M&A consultancy Magister
New market research into mobile location-based services (LBS) in Europe claims revenues will climb from €205 million in 2010 at a CAGR of 13.4 per cent to reach €435 million in 2016. The
Locai expands geo-social networking beyond the check-in to enable richer, deeper interactions with the local businesses you visit and the people who patronize them. Locai users can launch the iOS and
Consolidated Communications (Nasdaq: CNSL), one of the largest independent telcos in the United States, is enhancing its IPTV subscribers' experience by adding CloverLeaf's AppDaily TV apps solution
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The next five years will see a range of factors drive the uptake of wearable wireless devices, according to a new report from ABI Research. ABI believes applications covering heart rate monitors,