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13 June 2012
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  • Telefonica, Vodafone join U.K. networks
    In a bid to compete with U.K. market leader Everything Everywhere, Telefonica and Vodafone are combining their British wireless networks for speedier service. The move will allow the two carriers to share LTE network costs next year. "As network quality perceptions are becoming more about how fast and reliable networks are in any location rather than who has the best coverage, there is less and less logic in every operator in a market having their own entirely independent network infrastructure," said Philip Kendall, an analyst at Strategy Analytics. The New York Times (tiered subscription model) (07 Jun.) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Thomson Reuters acquisition targets mobile development
    Thomson Reuters is looking to increase its ability to deliver mobile content to professionals with the acquisition of Apsmart, a developer of mobile platforms and products based in London. "This new team brings strong experience in end-to-end mobile development capabilities from user experience and design through to product realization and platform services," said Robert Schukai, Thomson Reuters' global head of mobile technology. CIO Asia (11 Jun.) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • Google has released its 2012 global smartphone consumer research, available on
    Google has released its 2012 global smartphone consumer research through a newly re-designed site. The research shows that mobile is moving mainstream and is happening around the world as smartphone penetration rises rapidly. Businesses can learn about mobile consumer behavior across 40 countries, see year-over-year trends, segment by demographics and more by using the updated site tool which creates custom, presentation-ready charts of smartphone usage. Users can also dive deeper into the research by downloading the country-level raw data and executive summary reports for the countries in the 2012 research. helps businesses win the moments that matter by providing free access to global smartphone consumer data so that businesses can make better decisions and grow faster with mobile. View the research. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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