Candy Crush maker files for IPO; ZTE to launch Grand Memo II LTE at MWC

Quick news from around the Web.

> Lenovo will use silicon from Marvell in its first TD-LTE smartphone. Article

> AT&T said it received 301,816 separate demands for data from state and federal agencies made in 2013. Article

> Firefox's operating system is making progress in the low-end smartphone market. Article

> Candy Crush Saga maker King filed for an initial public offering. Article

> ZTE said it will launch the Grand Memo II LTE with a 6-inch screen, the ZTE Open C running the Firefox OS, and the MiFavor 2.3, at the upcoming Mobile World Congress trade show. Release

> BlackBerry is planning to release a low-end smartphone. Article

> Samsung is dominating the smartphone market in China. Article

> LG announced the L90, L70 and L40 smartphones. Article

> Samsung announced the new Galaxy Core LTE Android smartphone. Article

> Apple updated iTunes Connect to provide App Store developers with more detailed information on their app sales. Article

Wireless Tech News

> SK Telecom said it will build out more 1.8 GHz base stations this year to provide 20 MHz of additional LTE bandwidth across South Korea and announced it is moving closer to rolling out a 10 MHz segment of the 2.1 GHz band that will enable it to provide 40 MHz of carrier-aggregated bandwidth. Article

> Cisco officially took the wraps off a new virtualization and orchestration software offering called the Evolved Services Platform (ESP), parts of which are already being used by 25 service providers around the globe. Article

Telecom News

> Swisscom is taking a page from the Google Fiber and AT&T's fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) playbook with plans to offer its own 1 Gbps service to 1 million households in Switzerland's metro area households. Article

> Frontier Communications is serving up its new 10G optical transport service for its customers in 25 states that leverages its widely deployed DWDM-based ROADM platforms. Article

Cable News

> Denver-based startup aioTV struck a deal with Tribune Media Services which will give it metadata that could be used on the over-the-top video platform that it has been pitching to pay-TV distributors. Article

> John Malone's Liberty Global dropped 50,000 basic video subscribers in the fourth quarter, and lost a total of 294,000 video subscribers in 2013. Article

Mobile Developer News

> In defense of Flappy Bird creator's decision to shut his mobile game down. Editor's Corner

And finally… Huawei is using Siri and the iPhone to hype its newest forthcoming smartphone. Article

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