Electronics

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

China Telecom inks deal for Xbox One consoles

7/25/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • Reuters

China Telecom has struck a deal with Microsoft to exclusively sell the Xbox One game console in China, beginning in September. The Chinese government this year lifted a 2000 ban on foreign game-consol… Read More

Entertainment Matters Digital Content SmartBrief

What you need to know to stay competitive in digital entertainment

Entertainment Matters Digital Content SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

Millions turned to World Cup streams

7/23/2014

  • Advanced Television

The 2014 FIFA World Cup was a breakthrough event for video streaming, with more than 700 million unique viewers having tuned in to watch via a streaming platform, Conviva says. Most streams were deliv… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

Verizon tests way to more easily remove unwanted apps

7/28/2014

  • Greenbot

Verizon Wireless is reportedly experimenting with a method for minimizing so-called "bloatware" -- applications pre-loaded onto smartphones -- by using the LG G3 in a test. The carrier reportedly plan… Read More

AT&T Emerging Devices SmartBrief

The latest news on emerging devices

AT&T Emerging Devices SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: AT&T's Emerging Devices Organization

AT&T Digital Life posts record gains in second quarter

7/24/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The
  • Wireless Week
  • Bidness Etc.

The chief executive of AT&T Mobility said the company is starting to make progress on its move into emerging device verticals, with strong growth in the carrier's connected-car initiative and record n… Read More