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Tim joined Mobile World Live in August 2011 and works across all channels, with a particular focus on apps. He came to the GSMA with five years of tech journalism experience, having started his career as a reporter... More

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Fiksu bags $10M in funding

Marketing platform player Fiksu secured $10 million in ‘mezzanine’ debt funding from the Silicon Valley Bank, which it plans to use to expand its business globally and develop its mobile ad technology. Its Programmatic Mobile Demand Platform, which optimises mobile ad …

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App Store reaches 85B downloads

Apple announced that its App Store achieved record revenue during its most recent quarter, after passing 85 billion downloads since launch in 2008. The iPhone maker said App Store revenue for its fiscal fourth quarter was 36 per cent up …

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Industry group to target 'mobile edge computing'

Several technology companies, together with the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), have established a new working group aimed at creating specifications for “mobile edge computing”. Mobile operators NTT Docomo and Vodafone, along with vendors Huawei, IBM, Intel and Nokia Networks, …