Mobile broadband customers want more value-added services to choose from and are willing to pay their network operator for personalisation across these extra services.
Those are some of the findings from a survey sponsored by mobile broadband specialist Tekelec.
Apple has released a new update to its mobile operating system.
It says the iOS 6.1.1 update “fixes an issue that could impact cellular performance and reliability for iPhone 4S”.
UK mobile phone manufacturer Vertu, which was owned by Nokia until last year, has announced its first Android handset.
The company, established as a luxury phone maker 15 years ago, had previously used Nokia’s Symbian platform.
Revenue from mobile location-based services in Europe is forecast to grow from €325 million last year to €825 million (£707 million) in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate of 20.5%.
That’s according to a new report from Berg Insight, which also expects the North American location-based service market to grow from $835 million in 2012 to $1,295 million (£829 million) in 2017.