Category: Mobile Content

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Samsung launches mobile instant messaging tool

Reuters | August 28, 2011 | Miyoung Kim Samsung Electronics Co said on Monday it would launch a mobile instant messaging tool in its latest push to attract more consumers to its handsets and challenge rivals such as Apple and BlackBerry maker Research in Motion. Read the full article here via Reuters

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HTC July sales up 83% on year, announcing acquisition of Dashwire

DigiTimes | August 5, 2011 | Steve Shen HTC has announces consolidated revenues of NT$45.11 billion (US$1.56 billion) for July, up 83.29% on year, while total revenues from January to July 2011 were NT$273.67 billion, up 121.56% from a year earlier. Read the full article here via DigiTimes

by Steve Shen Posted in Devices, Mobile Content0 Comments

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Jumbuck says mobile matches made in heaven

Jumbuck, an Australian VAS firm, is trying to translate the love affair people have with their phones into real life social relationships. “The mobile phone is a device that has a wonderful intimate relationship with the users,” said David Gibbs, the firm’s CEO, noting that as a device the phone had become “absolutely critical.” The […]

by sylvie barak Posted in Carriers, Content, Lifestyle, Mobile Content, Mobile Marketing0 Comments

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Mobile video is the future of VAS says Dialogic

Mobile video is the future of mobile value added services (VAS) according to Eamonn Kearns, VP of sales at Canadian communications firm Dialogic. “Video is the new voice,” said Kearns speaking to RCR Wireless News in Singapore recently. The deployment of 3G on a global scale is what is really giving video a boost, as […]

by sylvie barak Posted in Carriers, Content, Mobile Content, Video0 Comments

Melbourne to trial mobile parking payments

iTnews | July 19, 2011 The City of Melbourne is deploying a pay-by-phone trial for on-street metered parking spaces. By October, drivers in the inner-city suburb of Carlton will be able to use an iPhone application or website to pay for parking. Read the full article here via iTnews

by iTnews Posted in App Corner, Mobile Content0 Comments

Korea’s Smartphone Game Market Opens Up

Businessweek | July 14, 2011 | Jun Yang A rule change makes it easier for Apple and Google to sell games Read the full article here via Businessweek  

by Jun Yang Posted in Mobile Content0 Comments

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Social gaming firm DeNA to seek acquisitions in Europe, Asia

Reuters | July 11, 2011 | Isabel Reynolds Japanese mobile social gaming firm DeNA will seek to expand by buying more game developers, its new chief executive, Isao Moriyasu, said in an interview on Monday. Read the full article here via Reuters

by Isabel Reynolds Posted in Mobile Content0 Comments

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MEF Asia announces board elections, five open seats

The Mobile Entertainment Forum in Asia is hosting its annual board elections during Communicasia in Singapore next week, with hopes that some US based companies might be interested in running, to get their foot into Asia. The MEF, a global trade association for the mobile media industry, says it is looking for industry leaders “who […]

by sylvie barak Posted in Content, Events, Industry, Mobile Content0 Comments

Computex 2011: Asus PadPhone to sport Android Ice Cream Sandwich

Taipei, Taiwan – The upcoming PadPhone from Asus will sport Google’s Android Ice Cream Sandwich, RCR discovered at Computex this week. Asustek’s tablet/phone combo – which allows consumers to use one SIM for two devices by allowing the smartphone to dock at the back of an Android tablet – should emerge by the end of this […]

by sylvie barak Posted in Devices, Events, Mobile Content, Software, Video0 Comments

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Clinical Trial Of Mobile Health Monitoring Solution Starts In Singapore

Medical News Today | May 30, 2011 HP, SingTel, HealthSTATS and Frontier Healthcare Group today announced an 8-week clinical trial of a mobile health monitoring solution. The solution enables near real time information sharing to help healthcare professionals in the early detection, treatment and prevention of cardiovascular conditions. …. Read full article here via Medical News […]

by Medical News Today Posted in Carriers, Lifestyle, Mobile Content0 Comments

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