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BlackBerry, NantHealth Unveil Genome Browser for Cancer Treatment

December 8, 2014 10:27 am | by Andrew Berg, Senior Editor, @andrewberg32 | Comments

According to a press release the companies have launched a secure clinical genome browser that will allow doctors access to patients' genetic data on the BlackBerry Passport smartphone, using the the NantOmics Cancer Genome Browser™.


Yahoo Announces Mobile Developer Conference

December 8, 2014 10:07 am | by Andrew Berg, Senior Editor, @andrewberg32 | Comments

According to a post on the company's website, Yahoo is welcoming mobile developers to San Francisco on...               


Mobile Apps Still Collecting Information on Kids

December 8, 2014 9:52 am | by Anne Flaherty, Associated Press | Comments

More than a year after federal regulators issued new privacy rules for kids' mobile apps, online stores are flooded with cute and silly software programs that...


For the Holidays: Smartphones That Offer Something Extra

December 8, 2014 9:46 am | by Anick Jesdanun, AP Technology Writer | Comments

The novel features in these phones aren't going to be necessities for everyone, but if you're in need of that particular feature, you're going to...         


Tablets, Smartphones Becoming Primary Devices for Many

December 8, 2014 9:37 am | by Andrew Berg, Senior Editor, @andrewberg32 | Comments

ccording to Gartner, more than 50 percent of users will use a tablet or smarpthone first for...                                  


Verizon Refarming 3G Spectrum for LTE in 10 Markets

December 5, 2014 10:58 am | by Ben Munson | Comments

Verizon Vice President of Network Operations Mike Haberman didn’t specify which markets would see the switch—though Gigaom’s report mentions...                                          


GCI Buys Alaska Communications' Wireless Assets

December 5, 2014 10:43 am | by Becky Bohrer, Associated Press | Comments

Anchorage-based Alaska Communications announced plans Thursday to sell its remaining wireless assets in the state to...                         


Mobile Offers Much Cheaper Thrills than Cable

December 5, 2014 10:25 am | by Andrew Berg, Senior Editor, @andrewberg32 | Comments

According to new research published in a post by Flurry President and CEO Simon Khalaf, Americans pay .64 cents per hour of cable TV...


Uber's Latest Funding Round Raises Valuation to $40 billion

December 5, 2014 9:29 am | by Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber raised $1.2 billion in its latest round of funding from venture capitalists, a sign investors were little fazed by the ride-hailing app's recent spate of bad publicity over privacy violations and its corporate culture.


FirstNews Briefs: Sprint, Anritsu, Mavenir, T-Mobile, AT&T

December 5, 2014 9:23 am | by Wireless Week Staff | Comments

Sprint is teaming with ComputerTalk to integrate contact center capabilities into Sprint Complete Collaboration with...                                            


AWS-3 Auction Nears $41B as FCC Shortens Bidding Rounds

December 4, 2014 11:23 am | by Ben Munson, @wwbenmunson | Comments

The FCC’s AWS-3 auction continues to add up as the bid total now sits at $40.85 billion after the completion of 50 rounds.                                        


Barnes & Noble Ends Microsoft Partnership, Stock Sinks 12 Percent

December 4, 2014 10:02 am | by Andrew Berg, Senior Editor, @andrewberg32 | Comments

Amid ugly second quarter earnings, Barnes & Noble said that it was ending a partnership wtih Microsoft...                                  


FirstNews Briefs: Broadcom, WeMo, Holmes, T-Mobile, Lumosity

December 4, 2014 9:49 am | by Wireless Week Staff | Comments

T-Mobile today switched on Wideband LTE in the San Diego market, bringing its total to 24 Wideband LTE markets.                                                 


Microsoft Shareholders Approve Huge Payday for Nadella

December 4, 2014 9:32 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | Comments

Microsoft shareholders gave a lukewarm vote of approval Wednesday for CEO Satya Nadella's pay package after an investor advisory group said...                      


iPhone 6 Plus Grabs 41% of U.S. Phablet Sales

December 3, 2014 10:54 am | by Ben Munson, @wwbenmunson | Comments

Kantar says that phablet sales now account for10 percent of total smartphone sales, up from...                                                        



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