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AT&T: We Weren’t T-Mobile’s Competition in AWS-3 Auction, Dish Was

March 4, 2015 5:17 pm | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

“This is probably the lesson T-Mobile most wants to avoid."

Cyanogen Features Will Be Built into Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Processors

March 4, 2015 1:48 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real-Time Digital Reporter, Design Group, @abmdigi | News | Comments

Cyanogen Inc. and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. will team up to provide support for Cyanogen...

AT&T Comes After Apple’s HealthKit, Google Fit with Fitness Platform

March 4, 2015 11:04 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

The carrier today announced ForHealth, its free health and wellness platform...

Ready to Rumble: FCC's O’Rielly Hits Back on Title II

March 4, 2015 10:44 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

“From a global market perspective, I worry that fellow regulators internationally will take the...

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Apple, Android Scramble to Fix Browsers Open to 'FREAK Attack'

March 4, 2015 9:47 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Millions of people may have been left vulnerable to hackers while surfing the web on Apple and Google devices...                                    

FirstNews Briefs: Voxox, Airbiquity, AT&T, Amdocs, Vlocity

March 4, 2015 9:31 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Voxox, a cloud-based rich communication service for consumers and businesses, today announced the availability of...                                   

Connecting with the Connected Car at MWC

March 4, 2015 8:18 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | Articles | Comments

You think you know what a connected car is and then you actually experience one and it’s something else altogether. 

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Report: Women Lagging in Mobile Adoption Globally

March 4, 2015 2:41 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

The research showed that over 1.7 billion females in low- and middle-income countries do not own mobile phones and women on average are 14 percent less...             

All 2016 Audi Models Getting AT&T LTE

March 3, 2015 3:16 pm | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

AT&T and Audi are expanding the LTE connectivity relationship they began in 2014 with the A3.                                     

Wheeler Takes Controversial Title II Pitch on the Road

March 3, 2015 1:13 pm | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

“Do we have a set of rules that says activities should be reasonable and somebody who can throw the flag if they’re not?”                              

AT&T, Cisco Team Up on Connected Car

March 3, 2015 11:42 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

At Mobile World Congress, the companies announced that AT&T would begin using Cisco’s virtualized...                                  

A Deal with A Heart: Wireless Masters Talk M&A

March 3, 2015 11:36 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

Mats Granryd, President and CEO of Tele2 Group, stressed the importance of acquisitions as a key part of...                                 

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Verizon CFO: OTT Video, IoT will Drive Revenue Growth

March 3, 2015 10:56 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

Shammo said Verizon’s efforts around IoT and OTT will extend to its 100 million subscriber base.                                      

FirstNews Briefs: Brite:Bill, Sprint, Accuris, PCTEL, CETECOM

March 3, 2015 9:51 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

​Brite:Bill has been selected to serve as a billing communications solutions provider for Sprint Corp.                                    

BlackBerry Shares Up on New Phone, Partnership News

March 3, 2015 7:14 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

The BlackBerry Leap smartphone was announced at a morning press conference at Mobile World Congress. The new phone features a 5-inch display and 2800 mAh battery that BlackBerry promises will fuel 25 hours of heavy use.

MWC: Mastercard, Others Beat Drum for Inclusion

March 3, 2015 6:55 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

It’s a story the wireless industry knows well—farmers in the developing world need mobile service so they can check the price of crops at market without making a long...

Watch: Up Close with the Galaxy S6 Edge

March 2, 2015 4:14 pm | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | Videos | Comments

Wireless Week had a brief run-in with one of the Samsung's new flagship models, the curved-display Galaxy S6 Edge.                             

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Mitel Buys Mavenir Systems for $560 Million

March 2, 2015 2:34 pm | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

Under the terms of the merger, Mitel will acquire all outstanding shares of Mavenir, valued at $560 million.                                   

Zuckerberg: Internet for Everyone is Good for Everyone

March 2, 2015 1:26 pm | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

“What the program basically does is give people some basic services…and that serves as an on-ramp,” Zuckerberg said.                                 

MWC: AT&T Making Steady Progress with Domain 2.0

March 2, 2015 11:15 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

John Donovan, AT&T’s SVP of Technology and Operations, says things are going better than expected.                                   

MWC: T-Mobile Partners Up to Make LTE-Unlicensed Happen by 2016

March 2, 2015 11:11 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

T-Mobile is partnering up with Alcatel-Lucent and Qualcomm in its latest effort toward deploying License Assisted Access (LAA)...                            

HP Buys Aruba Networks for $2.7 Billion

March 2, 2015 10:53 am | by Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Palo Alto, Calif.-based HP said the deal will boost its commercial technology business as it prepares to split...                                 

MWC: Google Confirms MVNO Plans, Announcement in "Coming Months"

March 2, 2015 10:49 am | by Joseph Wilson, Associated Press | News | Comments

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Google will soon be offering cellular network plans.                                             

MWC: HTC Goes Full Samsung with New VR Headset, Wearable

March 2, 2015 10:35 am | by Ben Munson, Associate Editor, @wwbenmunson | News | Comments

HTC made a big play to catch up to Android OEM rival Samsung when it coupled the unveiling of its new flagship phone with...                           

FirstNews Briefs: Mobile World Congress 2015

March 2, 2015 9:46 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

A round-up of news coming out of Mobile World Congress 2015, including announcements from Verizon, Ericsson and more...                                  

Click Here for Full Coverage of Mobile World Congress

March 2, 2015 9:21 am | by Wireless Week Staff | News | Comments

Click on the MWC tab at the top of Wireless Week's homepage to read our full coverage of the event and make sure to keep coming back for the latest updates.                            

IBM, Apple Launch New Apps with Emphasis on Simplicity

March 2, 2015 8:40 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

Kathryn White, who spearheads IBM’s previously announced collaboration with Apple, said that there is a direct correlation between adoption of an enterprise app and usability.

MWC: Connecting the Car While Eliminating the Driver

March 2, 2015 7:44 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

The evolution of the connected life, and particularly a technologically advanced automobile, was the subject of a series of Day 1 keynote sessions at Mobile World Congress. 

MWC: AT&T Melds Home and Car Automation

March 2, 2015 3:52 am | by Andrew Berg, Editor In Chief, @andrewberg32 | News | Comments

AT&T is integrating its home security and automation controls called Digital Life with the AT&T Drive connected car platform. 

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