May 26, 2017

InMobi Snags Largest Investment Ever

Mobile advertising company InMobi has received a $200 million investment from the Japanese Internet company Softbank in one of the largest investments ever in the mobile Internet market. InMobi, which launched in 2007 in Bangalore, India now¬†reaches over 340 million consumers in more than 165 countries, including the US. With more than 47 billion mobile […]

Sprint Wants To Block ATT and T-Mobile

No surprise here, as Sprint files their own law suit to block the AT&T / T-Mobile¬† deal. Looks like this deal just won’t get done. Hey, maybe Groupon could offer it as a Deal Of The Day! The Sprint Nextel Corp. filed its own lawsuit aimed to block the proposed $39 billion takeover of T-Mobile […]

Baidu Yi OS Mobile Play

Baidu is developing a cloud-based Smartphone platform they call Baidu YI. (Translates to “Easy”). The Baidu YI platform looks to compete other services like Google Android and Apple’s iOS, and put Baidu solidly in the Mobile game. China’s Mobile Internet users approached 233 million in 2010, and is projected to reach 957 million by 2014. […]