Telephony, Wireless & Mobile

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

IBM bets on connected devices to the tune of $3B

3/31/2015

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

IBM plans to invest $3 billion in the Internet of Things over four years in hopes of attracting businesses that need help sorting and analyzing the enormous volumes of data they receive from smartphon… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

U.S. Cellular to sell weBoost gear directly to subs

3/31/2015

  • Wireless Week

U.S. Cellular has signed on as the first carrier to sell cell signal boosters from weBoost, which formerly operated as Wilson Electronics, directly to its subscribers. Federal regulators adopted rules… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Charter will spend $10.4B to purchase Bright House

3/31/2015

  • Reuters
  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Charter Communications will acquire Bright House Networks in a transaction valued at $10.4 billion, though it's dependent on the clearance of the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger. Bright House has abo… Read More