Vodafone UK and Gamma Telecom have signed a Mobile Virtual Network Aggregator wholesale agreement, enabling Gamma to create Mobile Virtual Network Operators on the Vodafone network.
It’s Vodafone UK’s first MVNA that specifically targets the business market and is due to go live in Q2 2011.
Simone Orendain of voanews.com writes:
A new program offers rice farmers in the Philippines advice on fertilizer use via their cell phones.
International Rice Research Institute scientists have spent 18 years refining a computerized system to give farmers advice on just how much fertilizer to use...
Last Spring, the beta version of Google Cloud Print was launched.
It enabled users to print from any browser without needing to install any software; all that was needed was an internet-connected Windows PC witha connected printer.
There's a new mobile-related legal battle – and this one’s between Huawei and Motorola.
Huawei Technologies has asked a US District Court to prevent Motorola from transferring Huawei's intellectual property to Nokia Siemens Networks.
OIPF (Open IPTV Forum) and bmcoforum (Broadcast Mobile Convergence Forum) are planning to join forces, with the activities of bmcoforum being merged into the OIPF.
The aim is to create a single, strong entity across the fixed and mobile broadband industries.