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Kill switch will save $2.5 billion per year as suggested by a study

by Ahmed Humayun
The results from Creighton University professor William Duckworth's study shows large savings for mobile phone users however the viewpoint is too optimistic Read more Apr 1 2014, 11:23am CDT
 

New Dating Rules: Break-Ups Through Text OK, Playing Hard To Get Not OK

New Dating Rules: Break-Ups Through Text OK, Playing Hard To Get Not OK
by Forbes
At a panel at SXSW in Austin Greg Liberman, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Spark Networks, the company that owns JDate and ChristianMingle, explained that in every stage of history there is one force that... Read more Mar 9 2014, 5:21pm CDT
 

Why It's Scary When 0.15% Mobile Gamers Bring In 50% Of The Revenue

Why It's Scary When 0.15% Mobile Gamers Bring In 50% Of The Revenue
by Forbes
There’s a new report out from Swrve which says 0.15% of mobile players account for 50% of mobile games revenue. The general idea isn’t exactly groundbreaking news, but those specific numbers seem even more imbalanced... Read more Mar 1 2014, 3:31pm CST
 

Incentives are coming for payments by phones

by Associated Press
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Many people use their smartphones to watch video, play games and wake them up in the morning. Some even use them to generate digital boarding passes to fly. So why not use phones to buy stuff at... Read more Feb 26 2014, 9:46am CST
 

Authenticate Card Transactions By Mobile While Traveling

by Forbes
MasterCard has announced the pilot of a new service to link mobile phones to card use for customers who are traveling. At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, MasterCard and Syniverse said they are currently in pilot-... Read more Feb 25 2014, 12:41pm CST
 

Phone Unlocking To Receive A Vote Today

Phone Unlocking To Receive A Vote Today
by Forbes
This evening the House of Representatives is expected to vote upon phone unlocking legislation (H.R. 1123). Unfortunately, while we have worked on this issue for over a year, we have more games and shenanigans by... Read more Feb 25 2014, 10:51am CST
 

Big Data Under The Surface At Mobile World Congress

by Forbes
The Mobile World Congress (MWC) is about mobile devices and the hottest new handheld devices – from smartphones to tablets to wearables. You’ll get the latest on the Samsung S5, Nokia, and LG, and Intel chipset news,... Read more Feb 24 2014, 4:56pm CST
 

Evolution in US cellphone plans over past year

by Associated Press
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — In the old days, U.S. wireless customers typically paid $100 or $200 for a phone and agreed to a two-year service contract. Although the phone actually cost hundreds of dollars more, wireless... Read more Feb 23 2014, 6:31am CST
 

Amid shake-up, US cell carriers look to new models

by Associated Press
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — How's this for gall? Take away hundreds of dollars in subsidies that cellphone customers have enjoyed for years. Then pass it off as an improvement. The major U.S. wireless companies are doing... Read more Feb 23 2014, 6:31am CST
 

T-Mobile offers infinite phone upgrades, catch

by Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — T-Mobile is allowing people who participate in its $10-a-month Jump program to upgrade their phones anytime, eliminating the previous limit of two upgrades a year. As introduced last summer, Jump... Read more Feb 20 2014, 6:06pm CST
 

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