Electronics

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

PayPal goes own way as Apple puts pressure on mobile payments

10/1/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • CNET
  • Bloomberg Businessweek

EBay will split off its payments unit, PayPal, into a separate company next year. Apple recently decided to bypass the e-commerce site in favor of startup Stripe to help develop its Apple Pay mobile-p… 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

Comcast debuts cloud-based DVR in San Francisco area

10/1/2014

  • GigaOm

Comcast has introduced a cloud-based DVR service in the San Francisco area that could eliminate the need for a set-top box for recording shows. The service, which enables DVR streaming to mobile devic… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile and DISH file for AWS spectrum auction

10/2/2014

  • Reuters

Carriers large and small plan to take part in next month's auction of Advanced Wireless Services, or AWS-3, spectrum that the Federal Communications Commission expects will bring in a minimum of $10 b… 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

Connected cars represent a rapidly evolving market, says AT&T exec

9/25/2014

  • Mobile World Live (U.K.)

With at least 10 million connected cars expected to be on U.S. roads in three years, AT&T Senior Vice President of Emerging Devices Chris Penrose says the sector presents an unprecedented opportunity … Read More