Call app Talk360 refers to itself as telco 3.0: the one and only global telecom provider. The concept was developed in 2009 by Hans Osnabrugge (CEO) and Wouter van den Berg (CMO) and launched in 2013.
Although still widely used by many, the personal use of SMS messages is declining. On the other hand, an increasing number of businesses and organisations are embracing Application to Person (A2P) and P2A sms messaging.
To answer that first question: No. Although 2015 was the year the FinTech industry did considerably well, the triumphal march comes to an end in 2016. At least, for some of them.
He started as an engineer at British Telecom in the UK and sold Teltier, the company he founded later, to Cisco. Today, Alan Quayle is conquering the telecom applications world from New Jersey when he founded TADHack, which CM Telecom will be attending in Paris.
The role of the periode (.) in text messaging might be more more significant than previously thought. Text messages that ended with a periode were rated less sincere than those that did not, a study finds.
Social content has shifted from plain text messages to videos on Instagram. Virtual and augmented reality content is up next to conquer the timelines of social networks.
The payments industry has slowly become aware that is has to prepare for new regulations after the European Commission set out new laws, together forming the Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2). Strong customer authentication, security, transparency and innovation are key in PSD2, which comes into effect in 2018.
As you might have read in our email on Sunday, Mobile Convention Brussels turns to live streaming for this edition, due to security threats in Brussels.
The million-dollar question in successful and engaging wearables: Are brands ready for the data that come out of the wearables and apps used by people. And more important: how to keep your audience from abandoning your device?