23rd April 2014

CTIA Names Former FCC Commissioner As New CEO

Sprint to Stop Locking Handsets from Next Year

Huawei Planning $300 Million Marketing Splurge

US Regulator to Fund Improvements to Rural Broadband Services

Global Chip Revenue Rises in 2013 - Memory and Wireless Lead the Way

Mobile Phones Sparking a Reading Revolution in Developing Countries

Google Tops League of Spending on Lobbying US Politicians

Operators Should Deploy Wi-Fi with Their Outdoor Small Cells

Nepal's NCell Plans $100 Million in Network Upgrades

Average Internet Download Speeds Continues to Edge Upwards

10 Short Stories About the Mobile Networks

Apple Fixes Security Flaw in IPhones and IPads

Pelephone Close to Signing LTE Contract with Ericsson

Kenyan Bank to Hand Out NFC Enabled Smartphones

WhatsApp Signs Up 500 Millionth Customer

SIM Card Shipments Declined in 2013 -- Mostly Due to Indian Regulations

NSN Opens Two Offices in Myanmar

Masabi Wins Mobile Ticketing Contract

Duma Tightens Control Over Bloggers, Social Networks

AT&T Profits Flat Despite Strong Revenue Growth

Ericsson Profits Jump Despite Lower Sales

22nd April 2014

Google Offering Refunds to Fake Android Anti-Virus Software Buyers

Apple Faces Sales Risk As US Networks Shrink Handset Subsidies

China Mobile Posts Profits Decline As OTT Eats into Revenues

Nokia's Tax Dispute with Indian Authorities Threatens Export Market

Google Upgrades Its Hangouts App for G+ Users

US Consumer Sentiment Toward Overall Economy, Tech Spending Slides

Android Overtakes Apple for Mobile Advertising Traffic

India Seeks to Relax Security Rules on Foreign Telcos

LG Already Working on Replacement for Just Announced LG2 Mini Smartphone

Samsung Gets Lukewarm Response to Content and App Strategy

Facebook Developing Mobile Ad Agency

Nike Drops Development of Wearable Technology

Apple Preparing for Serious Move into Mobile Payments Market

IPhone Thief Steals Fake Phone, Drops His Own Real Model in the Chase

Megafon Shareholders Reportedly Seize Control of "Russia's Facebook"

Canada's Rogers Posts Fall in Profits As Revenues Flatline

Microsoft Signs Android Patent License Agreement with Motorola Solutions

London's Tube Trains to Test NFC Based Mobile Payments

Australian School Children to Be Offer Mobile Payments Service

Apple Facing Fresh Patent Trial Following WiLAN Appeal

21st April 2014

Low Cost Nexus Smartphone from Google Possibly Under Development

Google Reportedly Talking to New Supplier for Next Nexus Tablet

Zain Posts Modest Improvements in Q1 Financials

Reliance Jio Planning 2,000 Retail Stores Ahead of Network Launch

The Promise of 10Gbps Wi-Fi is Coming Next Year

8 Short Stories About the Mobile Networks

Zain Hit with $4.5 Billion Lawsuit over Iraqi Investment

Nokia's Mobile Phones Division to Adopt Microsoft Name

Mobile Payments Provider, Square in Talks with Potential Buyers

UK's EE Starts Phasing Out the Orange Brand Name

Reliance Jio Signs Indian Tower Lease Agreement

20th April 2014

Vodafone Sued for $1.8 Billion by Greek Businessman

SFR Set to Announce Marketing Agreement with Vodafone

Vodafone Sues O2 in Advertising Dispute

Thiland's True Move Targets 1 Million 4G Subscribers

Chinese Phone Manufacturers Secures Funding for Expansion

19th April 2014

Has Apple Maps Found the Loch Ness Monster?

18th April 2014

Nokia Printed Out of Chocolate

African Towers Operator Raises an Additional $130 Million

Over 3 Million Smartphones Stolen in the USA During 2013

UK Mobile Network Hiring 300 Staff for Customer Care Roles

VimpelCom Sells 51% Stake in Algeria's Djezzy to Settle Long Running Dispute

Thai Network Starts Tests of LTE Network Ahead of Launch

Alibaba Plans MVNO Launch in June

Pakistan's Warid Considering LTE Deployment in Existing Radio Spectrum

Reports of Injuries from Overheating IPhone Charger Cables

Huawei Starts Base Station Roll-Out in Rural Zambia

Canada's Telus Makes Second Attempt to Buy Mobilicity

Unwired Planet Closes Lenovo Patent License and Purchase Transaction

Google Search and Navigation Most Used Mobile Apps While Driving

17th April 2014

Samsung Still Pushing Ahead with Tizen Based Smartphone Launch

Telecom Italia Names New Chairman and Board of Directors

LTE Investment is Set to Accelerate Throughout Latin America in 2014

The World's First Mobile Phone - from 1922!

Rogers Wireless Starts LTE Rollout Using 700Mhz Spectrum

Wireless Power Transfer Achieved at 5-meter Distance

ZTE Reports Profits Surge for the 1st Quarter

Amazon Kindle Coming to Samsung Smartphones

Nokia Issues Safety Recall for 30,000 Chargers

12 Short Stories About the Mobile Networks

Mobile Data Users Fear Exceeding Their Quota, Open to Sponsored Data Plans

Burger King Expands In-Store Wi-Fi Coverage with AT&T

Apple, Samsung and HTC Dominate Australian Smartphone Market

South Korean Networks Agree to Curb Handset Subsidies

Yahoo Pitching to Become the Default Search Engine on Apple IPhones

Zain Secures 4G License in Jordan

Mexican Mobile Network Sues IBM for $2.5 Billion in Damages

Telecom Egypt to Pay 6% of Revenues for MVNO License

Google Disappoints Investors As Ad Rates Decline

Telenor Facing $58 Million Fine for Merger Rules Infraction

Distracted Driving Among Teens Threatens Public Health and Safety

16th April 2014

New Design for Mobile Phone Masts Could Slash Power Consumption

Samsung's Fingerprint Sensor Lock Already Broken

Eastern Europe Harnesses LTE to Boost ARPU and Innovate

Pakistan Regulator Denies Plans to Cancel 3G License Auction

Airvana Names Former Nortel Exec As New CEO

AT&T Wins Telematics Airtime Contract from Volvo Cars

Cellcom Awards LTE Rollout Contract to NSN

Potential Use of Google Glass in Surgical Settings

Research: 98 Percent of Mobile Network Sessions Now Data

Zain Saudi Arabia Shrinks Its Quarterly Losses

India's RCom to Hike Voice Call Tariffs by 20 Percent

Samsung Galaxy S5 Carries Astronomical Bill of Materials, Teardown Reveals

Fitch Affirms KPN at 'BBB-'; Outlook Stable

Delay in Approving Outcome of Second New Zealand Radio Spectrum Auction

CTIA Announces Voluntary Support for Anti-Theft Mechanisms in Smartphones

Nokia Restates That Redundancy Plans for Indian Factory are Voluntary

Chinese Consumers Top Mobile Shopping League

Asus Seeking to More Than Double Its Share of India's Tablet Market

Oppo Looking to Expand into Indian Mobile Phone Market

Lycamobile Censured Over Billing Problems

Telefonica Sets Up Mobile Advertising Subsidiary