Articles Posted on May 21st, 2009

  • Alcatel-Lucent goes for mobile advertising

    Alcatel-Lucent goes for mobile advertising

    Alcatel-Lucent and 1020 Placecast, the leading cross-platform location-based advertising solution provider, has announced that they will jointly provide mobile service providers and brands with a unique, location-based service – hosted by Alcatel-Lucent – that delivers highly relevant messaging and advertising to mobile consumers who opt into the service.

  • Ericsson, Zain, and the Earth Institute support Millennium Village in Nigeria

    Ericsson, Zain, and the Earth Institute support Millennium Village in Nigeria

    Ericsson, and leading mobile operator in the Middle East and Africa, Zain, have joined partners to lift 5,000 in rural Nigeria, out of the throes of poverty through the provision of mobile telecom service.

  • 3G rollouts in China drive big growth in WCDMA & CDMA deployments

    3G rollouts in China drive big growth in WCDMA & CDMA deployments

    In a recently published report by Dell’Oro Group, a trusted source for market information about the networking and telecommunications industries, the worldwide mobile infrastructure market revenue contracted 9 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2009 despite a record number of 3G base station shipments. The GSM market experienced its largest year-over-year decline as Chinese mobile operators focused on 3G network deployments.