Telephony, Wireless & Mobile

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

NPD: Fitbit still leads in fitness trackers after recall

4/23/2014

  • CNET

Although it recalled the Force fitness tracker in February, Fitbit's unit market share of wearable fitness trackers increased from 64% last fall to 67% this spring, according to The NPD Group. For all… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

Verizon nets 549,000 connections, beats Q1 estimates

4/24/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • ZDNet

Verizon Wireless logo illustration

Verizon Communications reported revenues and subscriber gains that surpassed analyst estimates in the first quarter as the telecom added 549,000 retail net connections, most of them contract customers… Read More

Location SmartBrief: Business Game Changer

News on location business intelligence and data

Location SmartBrief: Business Game Changer

Published in partnership with: LBx Journal

AlterGeo's location data to be used to assess credit-worthiness

4/23/2014

  • TechCrunch

Several banks in Russia have signed a deal with AlterGeo, a hybrid positioning system that uses Wi-Fi, WiMax and GSM among other technologies to create a detailed picture of the user's whereabouts whe… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

"DOCSIS® PHY"

4/22/2014

That's the next SCTE LiveLearning Webinars™ offering, set for Wednesday, May 21. It's free for SCTE members and only an hour long, so take advantage. Sign up now and put this great technical trainin… Read More