Telephony, Wireless & Mobile

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

Funding fuels play-for-cash competitions in mobile

9/30/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Skillz, a San Francisco-based startup, wants to bring play-for-cash competition to the world of mobile games, and the company has just received $3 million in equity funding and $3 million in venture d… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

Authorities want Apple, Google to provide access to data

9/30/2014

  • Bloomberg

New privacy features on Apple and Google smartphones have law enforcement officials urging the companies to unblock access to sensitive data in the interests of national security and fighting crime. A… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Highlights from the Cable-Tec Expo

9/30/2014

  • Multichannel News

DOCSIS 3.1 technology was a primary focus at SCTE's Cable-Tec Expo last week in Denver, Jeff Baumgartner writes. He notes that Wi-Fi connectivity and energy conservation were also among the big buzzwo… Read More