May 30, 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 […]

Sprint To Start Selling iPhone 5

In a major coup, Sprint the 3rd largest Mobile carrier in the US, has struck a deal to begin selling Apple’s iPhone 5 in mid October. Sprints stock jumped by 10% on the news. While on the surface it looks like a super deal for Sprint, it could be a double edged sword. While Sprint […]

Android Users Rack Up The Minutes

In a new report from Nielsen on the habits of Smartphone users, has revealed that Android users spend nearly an hour a day with their Mobile devices. While most of the time is spent goofing around with apps, a portion of it is used to talk, text or browse the web. Nielsen has tracked the […]

Google To Purchase Motorla

Google To Purchase Motorola Google in their biggest deal ever proposes to purchase Motorola Mobility for $12.5 Billion. Google is paying a massive 63 percent premium to gain access to one of the mobile phone industry’s largest patent libraries. The company had been under pressure to build a patent portfolio after losing out to Apple, […]