We’ve all received a call on our mobile device at an inconvenient time to answer it, and wanted to be able to somehow communicate with the person on the other. Tip Solutions President John Braun explains his company’s SmartCall service, which was the first place winner of the CTIA Wireless Innovations Open Mic Startup Throw [...]
The United States ranks among the world’s best in terms of protecting mobile devices from malware and viruses, due in large part to industry’s focus on cybersecurity. However, TeleCommunication Systems SVP and CTO Drew Morin believes consumers play an equally important role in the fight, and details measures they should take to protect themselves. [...]
Connectivity is the name of the game in the mobile environment, and Ericsson has a fascinating demonstration of embedded technology in its “Window of Opportunity,” an illustration of its concept of a Networked Society. Visit the CTIA 2013 highlights website for more videos, pictures and conference coverage.
Traditional and incentive spectrum auctions can and must happen in a timely fashion, according to FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel. The commissioner talks about the importance of sticking to a timetable for those auctions, text-to-911, and the importance of always making consumers the top priority when it comes to communications policy. Visit the CTIA 2013 [...]
New applications and solutions are allowing utilities to better manage their operations and improve customer service and billing. But how receptive are consumers to the changes and new capabilities coming their way? J.D. Power and Associates Senior Director of Smart Energy David Steele talks about the challenges, impediments, and opportunities in the burgeoning world of [...]
During his keynote presentation on day one, Founder, Chairman & CEO of MicroStrategy and the author of The Mobile Wave Michael Saylor discusses a trend he sees in identity, particularly how financial and government services will begin to use this emerging service. Visit the CTIA 2013 highlights website for more videos, pictures and conference [...]
We all know how dangerous texting while driving can be. But, taking a spin behind-the-wheel of the AT&T Texting Simulator in the Corporate Philanthropy Pavilion reinforces the need to remember that when it comes to texting and driving, “It Can Wait.” Visit the CTIA 2013 highlights website for more videos, pictures and conference coverage.
During the Power Panel on day one, President and Global Connected Consumer of General Motors Mary Chan discusses how the company is working with the wireless industry to integrate applications into a vehicle. Visit the CTIA 2013 highlights website for more videos, pictures and conference coverage.