Telephony, Wireless & Mobile

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

Startup touts flexible batteries for wearable gadgets

7/21/2014

  • MIT Technology Review online
  • IT PRO (London)

Imprint Energy says it has created flexible zinc-polymer batteries that could be used in wearable electronics. The rechargeable batteries can be made on industrial screen printers, according to the st… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

Verizon attracts 1.4M wireless contract subs in Q2

7/22/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Reuters

Verizon Communications outpaced expectations with second-quarter earnings of 91 cents a share, adding 1.4 million wireless contract customers and boosting sales 5.7% to $31.1 billion. The average size… Read More

Location SmartBrief: Business Game Changer

News on location business intelligence and data

Location SmartBrief: Business Game Changer

Published in partnership with: LBx Journal

Location data make other advertising relevant, experts say

6/18/2014

  • BBC

Location-based data through smartphones is increasing the relevance of other outdoor forms of advertising, such as billboards, writes Matthew Wall. The ability to see what mobile users are searching a… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Comcast posts gains in Q2, including in high-speed data

7/22/2014

  • Multichannel News
  • CNBC

Comcast reported net income of $1.99 billion for the second quarter, compared with $1.73 billion a year ago. Revenue was up 3.5% to $16.8 billion. Comcast slowed its video subscriber losses to a loss … Read More