Posts Tagged ‘Industry Insider’
Now you can earn rewards everywhere you go, via mobile. Cyriac Roeding, CEO of Shopkick, talks about the mobile application that drives retail, rewarding customers for entering stores with ‘kicks’ on their mobile device which can be turned in for gift cards, donations to charities and more.
CTIA President and CEO Steve Largent reflects on some of the notable 2011 wireless industry successes, including USF reform, usage notifications for consumers and spectrum. Largent also notes that CTIA’s spring show has been moved to May 8th-10th in New Orleans, Louisiana so our members can time their new product and service releases for back-to-school [...]
U.S. Army Technology Integration Chief Matt McLaughlin discusses how wireless technology is being implemented throughout the Army to streamline operations, improve training and reduce paperwork and expenses.
CTIA has always believed that safety should be everyone’s priority when driving. We believe that there are appropriate and inappropriate times to use mobile devices. CTIA spoke with Minnesota State Senator Mike Jungbauer about how he looks out for consumer interests, when he believes regulation is needed and the importance of enforcing distracted driving laws.
Innovation continues to expand into the 21st century making it easier for people to stay safe. Brian Fontes, CEO of the National Emergency Number Association (NENA), talks about the modernization of 911 services as wireless capabilities continue to grow, and how these services will be funded in the future.
Thanks to the relentless innovation, wireless technology includes a variety of products and services in the U.S. and around the world. Hans Vestberg, president and CEO of Ericsson, talks about the history of wireless technology and the incredible growth in the industry that provides consumers with products and services they demand.
Kim Bassett, executive director of The Wireless Foundation, talks about the importance of the Foundation’s annual Achievement Awards event, wireless safety and the Foundation’s safety initiatives.
Whether it’s looking to avoid traffic on the way to work or being more aware of your car’s mechanical needs, wireless is playing a new role inside motor vehicles. TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. Senior VP/SMO, Tim Lorello, talks about mobile technology and how it can improve our life behind-the-wheel.