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Ericcson Re-commits Focus On Mobile Networks

June 28, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile

Ericsson has decided to squash its goal of winning more clients beyond the telecoms industry to refocus on selling networks to mobile phone firms in a move to cut costs and halt a dramatic fall in its share price. The Swedish firm’s clients in its core business include Vodafone and Verizon but profits have plunged due to competition from Nokia and China’s Huawei and as telecoms companies make savings. Its shares have fallen 30 percent in two years. Ericsson said in 2014 it would diversify... 

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Was The iPhone Originally Suppose To Copy An Android Features?

June 28, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Was The iPhone Originally Suppose To Copy An Android Features?

Steve Jobs wanted the iPhone to be more like Android and have a back button in addition to a home button, however the designers over ruled him. Brian Merchant’s new book, The One Device: The Secret History of the iPhone, said that if Jobs’ designers had managed to pull it off, it would have meant that the iPhone would have the same look and feel of the Android products which replaced it as the number one operating system. Much has been made skipped over by the Apple Press about how super-cool... 

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Virgin Mobile Dropping Android Phones, Focusing On iPhones Only

June 23, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Virgin Mobile Dropping Android Phones, Focusing On iPhones Only

Virgin, one of the prepaid providers of Sprint, announced at an event in San Francisco that it would cease to sell Android phones and exclusively focus on iPhones. To sweeten the deal, Virgin said the first year of unlimited talk, text messages and data will cost $1, and customers will get perks like a free companion ticket for a round-trip flight to the UK on Virgin Atlantic. The service, dubbed Inner Circle, begins next Tuesday, but preorders are being accepted immediately. The move marks a radical... 

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Electronics Makers Scrambling For Memory Chips As iPhone 8 Looms

June 22, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Electronics Makers Scrambling For Memory Chips As iPhone 8 Looms

Global electronics makers are making a last dash to secure a stock memory chips to keep production lines running as Apple Inc’s  new iPhone 8 launch later this year threatens to worsen a global squeeze on supply. While heavyweights such as Apple and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd- which is also the world’s top memory chip maker – will not be seriously hit, industry sources and analysts say some electronics makers are paying a premium to lock into longer-term contracts. Others are... 

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Gets August Launch Date

June 21, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Gets August Launch Date

Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd  plans to host a launch event in New York City for its next Galaxy Note smartphone in the second half of August, a person familiar with the matter has revealed to Reuters. The person, who was not authorized to speak publicly on the matter and so declined to be identified, said the Galaxy Note 8 will sport a curved screen that is marginally larger than the 6.2-inch version of the Galaxy S8 smartphone and feature two rear cameras. The Note 7 was equipped with... 

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More Businesses Focusing On Own Mobile App Development

June 15, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
More Businesses Focusing On Own Mobile App Development

Companies are wading into the mobile app development waters as a way to improve business. The number of enterprises now building custom mobile apps — many of them simple apps designed to handle business processes — rose significantly in 2016, according to Gartner’s annual study of mobile app development platforms. In 2015, about 60% of organizations were engaged in mobile app development. Last year, that number jumped to about 73%, according to the study, which also evaluated... 

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Sprint Offering A Free Year Of Service

June 14, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile

Sprint just dropped the competition gauntlet. With a banner headline that reads, “Stopped feeling ripped-off by Verizon,” the mobile carrier is offering one free year of service when you bring your own phone. Now for the fine print. Hang on, something’s wrong with the fine print, because I can’t find a single major catch. According to the offer page, you get to keep your existing phone and phone number, bypass annual contracts and activation fees (the latter normally $30)... 

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Android Pay Adds First International Remittance Firm WorldRemit

June 14, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Android Pay Adds First International Remittance Firm WorldRemit

Cross-border money transfer service WorldRemit is teaming up Android Pay, making it the first international remittance firm to run on the Google payments system, the company said on Tuesday. Connecting with Android Pay will enable WorldRemit customers in developed markets like Europe or North America to make instant international money transfers to reach the 112 million accounts available via WorldRemit’s network of payment channels. London-based WorldRemit says it handles about three-quarters... 

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Apple Unveils New iMessage Business Chat Feature

June 12, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Apple Unveils New iMessage Business Chat Feature

Businesses are about to get a lot more chatty with Apple’s iOS 11. Apple, at it’s Worldwide Developers Conference, announced its new iMessage Business Chat feature that allows companies connect directly with you in its texting app. It gave more details Friday during a developer session about how the service will work. With the iMessage Business Chat, which is built into the upcoming iOS 11 mobile software, you’ll be able to ask questions, learn more about products and services,... 

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Apple Says Developers Have Earned $70B Since App Store Created

June 8, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Apple Says Developers Have Earned $70B Since App Store Created

Apple is no stranger to impressive statistics, such as the news that developers on its platforms have earned over $70 billion since the App Store launched in 2008. We know other mobile platforms are growing too, but surely Apple’s fading iOS empire has reached its zenith? Not so, Apple states, confirming that App Store downloads have “grown over 70 percent”. The range of apps driving good business for Apple’s developer community continues to expand. Games and entertainment remain the top-grossing... 

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Apple To Unveil Expanded Features For Siri

June 5, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Apple To Unveil Expanded Features For Siri

Apple Inc is expected to unveil plans this week to make its Siri voice assistant work with a larger variety of apps, as the technology company looks to counter the runaway success of Amazon.com Inc’s competing Alexa service. But the Cupertino, California company is likely to stick to its tested method of focusing on a small amount of features and trying to perfect them, rather than casting as wide a net as possible, according to engineers and artificial intelligence industry insiders. Currently,... 

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T-Mobile Offers To Pay For Your Verzion iPhone, Google Pixel Device

May 25, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
T-Mobile Offers To Pay For Your Verzion iPhone, Google Pixel Device

T-Mobile has upped the ante regarding Verizon Wireless customers. The company announced that it will cover the payments left on your Apple iPhone or Google Pixel if you bring it over from Verizon. Since they work equally well on both networks, the hope is that customers will just keep their phones when using T-Mobile service. The offer is a limited promotion that starts on May 31. It’s the latest push by T-Mobile to extend its lead over rivals by getting you to make the jump. The competition... 

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Apple And Nokia Resolve Patent Dispute, Sees Future Collaboration

May 25, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Apple And Nokia Resolve Patent Dispute, Sees Future Collaboration

Apple has resolved a patent fight with Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia and agreed to purchase more of its network products and services. The deal means Nokia will get bigger royalties from Apple for using its mobile phone patents, helping offset the impact of waning demand for its mobile network hardware. Such legal battles are common in the industry but can drag on for years and analysts had not been expecting such a quick resolution to the dispute that started in December. Under the deal... 

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Verizon Wireless Tops AT&T Bid To Acquire Straight Path Communications

May 12, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
Verizon Wireless Tops AT&T Bid To Acquire Straight Path Communications

Verizon Communications Inc, the No.1 U.S. wireless carrier, will acquire wireless spectrum holder Straight Path Communications Inc for an enterprise value of about $3.1 billion, ending a bidding war with rival AT&T. The $184 per share all-stock offer represents a discount of 17.8 percent to Straight Path’s close on Wednesday and has an equity value of $2.3 billion. The stock surged nearly five-fold since April 7, a day before the company first received a $95.63 per share takeover bid... 

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iPhone 8 Likely To Cap Memory At 3GB

May 5, 2017 by   | Category: Mobile
iPhone 8 Likely To Cap Memory At 3GB

Apple may reduce the capacity of DRAM in its upcoming anniversary iPhones with the rising prices of storage and memory components hitting its profit margins. Apple acknowledged the rising DRAM and NAND prices during its second-quarter earnings call earlier this week. The company expects the pricing pressure to continue in the near term. Those prices, in turn, could impact the memory capacity of the next iPhone. Trendforce, which tracks SSD and DRAM pricing, predicted the iPhone 8 will be capped... 

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