Another year is done and dusted in the telecom sector, and that can only mean one thing: everyone will spend the last month of the year attempting to predict what's in store for telecom next year.&
Isis--the mobile payments joint venture from AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile US--finally rolled out nationwide, offering a new way for millions of customers to pay for goods and services via their mobile phones.
Isis--the mobile payments joint venture among AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile US--will launch nationwide within the next few weeks with a redesigned app. The company's NFC-based services will work across most new Android phones, and Isis plans to support the iPhone via an NFC-capable case (and related iOS app) that it will release in the next few months. However, expectations are decidedly low for the joint venture.
América Móvil's U.S. MVNO TracFone Wireless recently launched its new "Trac 'N' Save" digital coupon and wallet program, which the company said provides "the best deals, discounts and promotions from trusted partners" to its roughly 23 million customers.
UK consumers are front runners when it comes to utilizing online services including e-commerce, TV and mobile gaming, the nation’s telecoms regulator claims. Re
The mobile wallet and payments market is still developing, but wireless carriers should keep an eye out for strong competition from Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Google (NASDAQ:GOOG), according to a report
It has been a long time coming, but the momentum behind the near-field communication services by European operators is gathering pace thanks to a number of recent collaborations between operators and
Locai expands geo-social networking beyond the check-in to enable richer, deeper interactions with the local businesses you visit and the people who patronize them. Locai users can launch the iOS and
Zaarly, a 2011 Fierce 15 winner that targets local buying, allows users to name something they want, the price they're willing to pay for it and how long the offer is available. Zaarly's app and
Mobile commerce is one of the hottest areas of development in the wireless industry today. Almost daily, we see news of an acquisition or partnership, a hot new company, or new product initiative in