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ZTE forecasts loss for 2012

ZTE has warned that it could make a full-year loss for 2012 due to delays ...

Orascom to take control of Canada’s Wind Mobile

Egypt’s Orascom Telecom Holding is to acquire shares that will give it voting control of ...

Huawei reports rising 2012 profit, sales; eyes Ericsson’s number-one spot

Huawei has reported a 33 percent surge in full year 2012 profits, and forecast double ...

Canalys: emerging markets to drive smartphone growth

Developing markets such as Brazil, Russia, India, Indonesia and China (BRIIC) will “drive much of ...

Shopping Around

MCX, the group of leading US retailers led by Walmart and Target that is building ...

In-store mobile payments to narrow gap with m-commerce – report

The US mobile payments market will reach $90 billion by 2017, a 48 percent CAGR ...

Nokia touts 3D printing future

Nokia is planning to allow owners of its Lumia 820 Windows Phone smartphone to make ...

US mobile ticketing scheme has “nearly 10 percent” take-up

A smartphone-based ticketing scheme in the US is generating nearly ten percent of ticket sales ...

AT&T income hit by Sandy, pensions and smartphone subsidies

AT&T’s revenue in the fourth quarter of 2012 will be hit by a $10 billion ...

MegaFon denies Tele2 carve-up plan

Russian operator MegaFon has denied reports that it is in talks with smaller rival Tele2 ...

Apple scales back iPad display production on weak demand, shift to mini – report

One of Apple’s largest display suppliers is reportedly close to halting production of 9.7-inch iPad ...

ABI: mixed picture for operator spending in 2013

Worldwide mobile operator infrastructure spend will see “opposing forces from different regional markets” this year, ...

Nigeria will not license operators for mobile money – report

Nigeria will not license mobile operators to offer money services, the deputy governor of the ...

Amazon looks to lure OpenFeint developers

Amazon published a guide for developers who had supported the OpenFeint social gaming platform to ...

Apple and Amazon ordered into “app store” talks

Amazon and Apple have been told to hold settlement talks before their App Store trademark ...

Apple changes rating on controversial shooting app

GamePolitics.com said that Apple had reviewed the rating on a shooting app branded by the ...

Telefonica, Bango partner for operator billing

Telefonica Digital and mobile payments company Bango signed a deal to create a direct-to-bill payment ...

RIM set for $2M apps push

RIM said that it will have $2 million in rewards available for developers participating in ...

ABI: Amazon Kindle devices and apps strategy “viable”

Amazon needs a profit of “about $3” from Kindle Fire apps and content in each ...

Parents warned on perils of children’s app use

The financial risks of children using free apps and social media on mobile devices have ...