Monthly Archives: November 2011

Developments in WiFi

Wi-Fi deployments come in a wide variety of models suited to different purposes, and the competitive landscape is filled out by major telcos and cellular services providing thousands of hotspots; hotspot specialty providers; institutional hotspot providers; and various types of … Continue reading

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Handsets and Mobile Commerce

Various companies are increasingly exploiting electronic channels to reach their customers and create new business opportunities. To this end, many electronic shopping channels have been developed. These channels offer either products from a single firm or encompass multiple individual electronic … Continue reading

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Beyond the Banks: Dealing with Finances in a Non-traditional Way

Mobile banking can yield high returns from the decrease in customer service costs and increased customer retention. Consumers’ lives will only increase in mobility as smartphones penetrate deeper into all market segments, and growing numbers of banking customers will demand … Continue reading

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Global LTE Deployments by Region, Country, Spectrum and Operator: 2011 – 2015

Driven by the growing surge for high speed broadband access and a demand for higher ARPUs, the Nordic region in Western Europe saw the first commercial LTE deployments in late 2009. The U.S and Asia Pacific region soon followed suite … Continue reading

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