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sophisticated audience targeting for mobile video - staas NinthDecimal launches industry’s first audience targeted mobile video solution

TubeMogul is named the company’s first buy-side partner, bringing together the premiere software for video ad buying with NinthDecimal’s advanced audience targeting

June 9th 2014. NinthDecimal (formerly JiWire), the leading mobile audience intelligence company, in partnership with TubeMogul, the leading advertising software company for digital branding, has unveiled its mobile video solution, enabling advertisers for the first time to target precise audiences on pre-roll mobile video. NinthDecimal is the only company to provide the industry with an end-to-end solution for reaching, engaging and measuring high-performing audiences across display, rich-media and video, all on a single platform. Continue reading

leading force  in digital commerce - wagner Powa Technologies acquires MPayMe to expand global footprint and break into new markets

Move will see integration of ZNAP with acclaimed new mobile commerce service PowaTag, enabling new features ranging from utility bill payments to rewards schemes

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June 12th 2014. International commerce specialist, Powa Technologies Group, has announced the acquisition of Hong Kong-based mobile expert MPayMe in a move that will vastly increase its global reach and provide a world-leading payment solution for the retail, telecoms and utility industries. The merger between the two privately held companies will see Powa Technologies and MPayMe operate as a single global entity under the Powa brand to bring in a new class of universal mobile payment that will reach millions of customers and merchants across Europe, Asia and the USA. Continue reading

successfully compete with OTT brands - windle OpenCloud frees MNOs from vendor lock-in with RhinoMarket

RhinoMarket connects operators directly with third party developers to create innovative telecoms services

June 11th, 2014 – OpenCloud, the telecoms software innovator, has unveiled RhinoMarket to provide a bridge between its mobile network operator customers and the global developer community. Through RhinoMarket operators that have deployed OpenCloud Rhino will have access to a community of independent developers that create applications and customised solutions for telecoms networks. Continue reading

billmobile_payment BillMobile launching to make mobile billing available for all

Charge to mobile now an affordable option for all online and digital retailers

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June 4th 2014. BillMobile, a new mobile payments service for online and digital retailers has launched. BillMobile doesn’t require consumers to download an app, meaning any UK mobile phone owner can pay for goods and services with a phone number. While for merchants integration is quick and easy and the transaction fees are surprisingly affordable. Continue reading

brooks Pakistan learns from lessons of other nations to deliver successful spectrum auction

Collaborative approach between government and Value Partners lays foundations for 3G/4G connectivity, m-commerce, m-health and other socio-economic benefits

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June 3rd 2014. Value Partners Management Consulting, the firm responsible for the planning, design and execution of Pakistan’s recent Next Generation Mobile Services Auction (NGSMA), has revealed how its collaboration with the Pakistan Government, the operators and other key stakeholders has paved the way for social and economic development in the country. Value Partners ensured that the auction achieved forecasted revenues, was delivered on schedule and that the entire process was fair and transparent. Continue reading

expanding at a  phenomenal rate -uhari Goodspeed delivers low cost international data roaming in Asia and Australia

Low-cost data roaming coverage now available in 11 new destinations across Asia
Goodspeed now covers 56 countries including USA, Canada, Latin America, Russia, China and Europe
A transparent daily flat rate spells the end to data roaming bill shock for businesses worldwide

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April 1st 2014. Uros has announced that it now provides low cost, high speed, secure mobile internet connectivity through its mobile Wi-fi hotspot Goodspeed , in 11 new destinations across Asia. These new regions include Australia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Macau, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand. The Goodspeed service is now available in 56 key business destinations across the globe, including the USA, Canada, Latin America, Russia, China and Europe. Continue reading

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium launches to proactively protect home PCs from advanced stealthy malware

New version of anti-malware software which fixed 208m PCs last year, combines five powerful new tools into a single download and commits to lifetime XP support

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March 24th 2014. Malwarebytes has announced the launch of Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium, a new tool designed to proactively protect home PCs against advanced criminal software which traditional anti-virus cannot detect. In development for over 18 months, Premium is the first completely new version of the company’s flagship security software for six years, and is designed to work alongside traditional anti-virus to provide additional protection. Continue reading

untapped opportunity for music services - hughes Omnifone reports 600% increase in platform streams from non-Western and emerging markets during 2013

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February 19th 2014. Omnifone the leading global cloud music platform provider, has announced that streams from end-users in non-Western and emerging markets grew six-fold on its cloud music platform since January 2013. Non-western and developing countries account for 20 per cent of total global streams compared to just 14 per cent in 2012, a significant increase when taken into account the speed with which the emerging markets are growing. Continue reading

- trapp tyntec launches OTP SMS product with real-time mobile number validation to accurately verify users & increase conversion rates

Enhanced two-factor authentication process accurately delivers OTPs, leaves end-user with better verification experience

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February 18th 2014. Mobile interaction expert tyntec has announced the launch of a new product which accurately delivers One-Time Passwords (OTPs) to end-users mobile devices. Named OTP SMS, this product enhances the SMS-based two-factor authentication two-factor authentication (2FA) process by validating mobile numbers in advance and reporting potential errors in real-time. This allows for an upfront notification to the end-user and gives them opportunity to correct faulty numbers-but most importantly-to receive the accurate SMS delivery of the OTP necessary to finalize the transaction. Continue reading

Koch_Analytics Kochava unveils best-in-class mobile app attribution platform

Kochava allows mobile advertisers to understand user acquisition campaign in context and precision using a single platform for attribution, visualization and optimisation

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February 18th 2014. Kochava, the mobile attribution analytics and optimisation company, has announced the immediate availability of the 2.0 version of its platform for attribution analytics. The Kochava platform is a singular, holistic tool that requires minimal integration yet offers maximum real-time reconciliation of clicks, installs and post-install events providing mobile advertisers all the necessary data to optimize campaigns and understand the lifetime value (LTV) of each end user. Continue reading

Lumia_1320 Nokia introduces the Nokia Lumia 1320 to the UK

See and do more of what you love on the go with an affordable large-screen Lumia smartphone

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February 14th 2014. Nokia has introduced its larger than life Lumia 1320 to the UK market, bringing many of the high-end Lumia innovations to a 6-inch screen smartphone at a significantly lower price point. The latest imaging features, like Nokia Camera and Nokia Storyteller, the most loved Lumia experiences such as global mapping and location services from HERE, together with unlimited streaming of ad-free music with Nokia MixRadio, all come packaged together to offer consumers a compelling choice in a larger-screen smartphone. Continue reading

ruckus-spot Ruckus hits the SPoT with the industry’s 1st cloud-sased smart positioning Wi-fi LBS

New Ruckus SPoT service delivers footfall client analytics and real time location tracking to help increase customer profitability while transforming the user experience

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February 11 th 2014 Ruckus Wireless, (NYSE: RKUS) has unveiled the Ruckus Smart Positioning Technology (SPoT) service, the industry’s first cloud-based Smart positioning location-based service (LBS) that gives carriers/service providers and enterprises the ability to deliver a wide-range of value added services over Ruckus Smart Wi-fi networks to help increase their profitability while enhancing their users’ online experience. Continue reading

Thomas_Frederiksen Mobile device intelligence provider Mobilethink launches smartphone & tablet picture/video guide service

MNOs can slash up to 30% off device-related customer care costs
Mid-sized MNOs will see support costs cut by > €0.25m each year

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Mobile device intelligence provider Mobilethink of Denmark has announced a smartphone and tablet picture and video guide service – ‘Device Guides’, with a unique combination of troubleshooting data instantly available to call centres and subscribers alike. This enables mobile network operators (MNOs) and mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) to substantially slash the cost of customer care. Continue reading

extending our position in MNO market - galin Flash Networks acquires Mobixell Networks to become the leading mobile data optimisation and monetisation company

Combined forces will support increasing market demand with best-of-breed solutions

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January 7th 2014. Flash Networks has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Mobixell, a dominant player in mobile data management, network optimisation, and rich media delivery solutions. This acquisition results in a combined market share larger than any other independent vendor, with hundreds of deployments, serving over one billion subscribers worldwide. This synergistic union will enable Flash Networks to meet the growing demand for data optimisation, acceleration, and monetisation services following the explosive growth of new consumer devices, rich multimedia content, and high speed 3G, 4G, and LTE networks. Continue reading

opportunity for smartphones - wells Consumers worldwide want more banking via smartphones FICO survey finds

Account balances and security alerts most requested features

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January 6th 2014. FICO (NYSE:FICO), a leading predictive analytics and decision management software company, has just released the results of an international survey of smartphone consumers showing that they want to do much more mobile banking than most of today’s smartphone apps permit. Whilst the most requested functionality is the ability to check account balances (75 per cent), more than half of respondents want to receive notifications of potential fraudulent activity (59 per cent), make payments from their account (53 per cent) and transfer money between their accounts (50 per cent) using their smartphone. Continue reading