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American Wireless Data Consumption Jumps by a Quarter

Americans used 4.1 trillion megabytes (MB) of data in 2014, a 26 percent increase over 2013. Helping to drive the increase in data usage were smartphones and tablets,  more

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Each Job in Wireless Tech Supports More than 6 Jobs Elsewhere

Spectrum licensed to U.S. wireless carriers generates more than $400 billion annually in economic activity, according to a report issued by the Brattle Group and prepared for CTIA. more

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USA Wireless Providers Handled 3.2 Trillion Megabytes of Data Traffic in 2013

USA based wireless providers handled more than 3.2 trillion megabytes (MB) of data in 2013, a 120 percent increase from the previous year.  more

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CTIA Announces Voluntary Support for Anti-Theft Mechanisms in Smartphones

In an effort to avoid mandatory regulation, the US mobile industry has agreed to a voluntary code of practice designed to make smartphones less desirable to thieves. more

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US Networks Agree to Start Unlocking Mobile Phones

The USA's largest networks have taken steps to forestall legislation and agreed to voluntarily start unlocking phones, subject to conditions. more

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US Networks to Start Blocking Phones Stolen Overseas

The US database of stolen and blocked mobile phones has now completed integration with its international counterparts, so that stolen phones cannot be exported overseas to bypass blocking systems. more

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Head of US Telecoms Trade Body Announces Retirement

The long serving head of the US telecoms trade association, the CTIA has announced that he will retire from the post next year. more

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Mobile Apps Development has Created Over Half a Million US Jobs

The USA's mobile app economy has created 519,000 jobs nationwide and is a significant economic driver for a number of states, more

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Global Certification Forum and CTIA collaborate on wireless device evaluation

The USA based trade association, the CTIA and the Global Certification Forum (GCF) have agreed to a common process for evaluating the over-the-air performance of new wireless devices. more

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US Networks to Validate Premium SMS Companies to Cut down on Abuses

The USA wireless trade association, the CTIA, through its Common Short Code Administration (CSCA), has announced its partnership with Aegis Mobile to verify the identity of organizations that use premium short code campaigns. more

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