Telephony, Wireless & Mobile

CEA SmartBrief

Consumer electronics news and information

CEA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Consumer Electronics Association

Study: Streaming music subscriptions to double this year from 2012


  • Advanced Television

Futuresource Consulting forecasts the market for subscription streaming-music services to increase 59% this year, from 2013's nearly $1.9 billion to $3 billion. The market research firm estimates payi… Read More

CTIA SmartBrief

Wireless industry news

CTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: CTIA-The Wireless Association

Verizon exec sees consensus on need to revamp telecom act


  • Multichannel News

Policy differences aside, telecom industry stakeholders generally agree that the 1996 Telecommunications Act needs to be updated, Verizon Executive Vice President Craig Silliman told a tech conference… Read More

Location SmartBrief: Business Game Changer

News on location business intelligence and data

Location SmartBrief: Business Game Changer

Published in partnership with: LBx Journal

Location data make other advertising relevant, experts say


  • BBC

Location-based data through smartphones is increasing the relevance of other outdoor forms of advertising, such as billboards, writes Matthew Wall. The ability to see what mobile users are searching a… Read More

SCTE SmartBrief

Cable telecommunication news.

SCTE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers

Coming up Wednesday: "Cable Wi-Fi: BSS/OSS Considerations"


That's the title of the next SCTE LiveLearning Webinars™ presentation, slated for this Wednesday, Aug. 20. It's free for SCTE members, one hour long, and one great technical training opportunity des… Read More