MWC 2020 is cancelled , what now for new android phone's debut?

With Mobile World Congress 2020 officially terminado -- thanks to the coronavirus -- mobile vendors, big and small, are now scrambling to figure out their next steps. Some, particularly Chinese companies, are mulling plans to proceed with their events in Barcelona, Spain, even though the official conference won't take place. MWC brings together companies from … Continue reading MWC 2020 is cancelled , what now for new android phone's debut?

Race to 5G , Who is leading the race ?

Every ten years or so, something big happens in mobile. Once a decade, a new generation of mobile network technology comes along: the first mobile networks appeared in the 1980s, GSM followed in the 1990s, 3G arrived at the turn of the century, and LTE began rolling out in 2010. Each generation has set out … Continue reading Race to 5G , Who is leading the race ?

The next Steps for mobile carriers: Become banks ?

If banking is something you do on an app, why shouldn’t your mobile carrier actually be your bank? It’s more than just an idea. Airtel in India and Orange, Telenor, and O2 are all building their own operations in other countries. All over the world people are switching away from branch-based banking, and even desktop … Continue reading The next Steps for mobile carriers: Become banks ?