• First Look: Smart Parking Vendors Recognized as IDC Innovators

    Ahead of the weekend, International Data Corporation published an IDC Innovators report recognizing four innovative smart parking vendors with revenue under $100 million. And the spotlight is truly shining globally in this instance. The four vendors named IDC Innovators for smart parking solutions are Fybr...

  • A Healthy Future Ahead for Panasonic’s Mobile Ambitions

    Panasonic, a leader in mobility innovation, recently introduced two new innovations to its Toughbook product family and MMW was briefed Wednesday about the releases. According to the insight details shared, here’s what we can tell you about the new offerings: FZ-Q2 Semi-Rugged 2-in-1 Windows Toughpad...

  • Mobile Value Added Services Market Size Set for Continued Growth

    Although the mobile value added services (MVAS) market size was valued at over $300 billion in 2015, we haven’t seen anything yet. The market in question is now forecast to approach $700 billion in 2023, growing at a CAGR of 14%. “The mobile value added...

  • ABI: Mobile Internet Will Continue to Drive Mobile Revenues

    According to a new report from ABI Research, in the first quarter of 2014, the worldwide mobile service revenue increased 0.58% year-on-year (YoY) to $264 billion. The data leads ABI to believe that the aggregate service revenue for 2014 will grow 2.9% YoY to $1.01 trillion, “mainly driven by the robust growth of the mobile …   Read More

  • Majority of IT Managers Lose Sleep Over Mobile Security

    A new survey from Lookout reveals that two-thirds of IT managers are concerned about mobile security threats, such as malware, data loss and device theft. Lookout used the occasion of this report’s publication, and understandably so, to launch its comprehensive new business security solution designed to make mobile security and device management easy and accessible …   Read More

  • VIDEO: MMW’s Emergency Webinar for Mobile Marketers

    This week, the FCC will begin enforcing a strict new set of rules poised to profoundly impact how mobile marketing is done. For that reason, last Thursday Mobile Marketing Watch, along with our sister sites mHealthWatch and mGamingWatch, hosted an emergency webinar for marketers and related professionals across numerous industries who must urgently educate themselves …   Read More

  • Plans Taking Shape for MWC 2014

    With Mobile World Congress 2014 just around the corner, the GSMA is quickly laying the groundwork for next February’s event. Spanning February 24-27, 2014 at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain, the annual exhibition for the mobile industry already boasts an impressive lineup of speakers. In recent days, the GSMA confirmed the latest additions to …   Read More

  • mHealth News: What You Need to Know

    Here are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that mHealthWatch been monitoring in recent days. Venture Capital Clings to mHealth In their mid-year report on the state of digital health investments, health IT incubator firm Rock Health reported venture capital investment in digital health companies grew 12% in the first …   Read More

  • Study: Canadians Want More Mobile Marketing

    Mobile marketing is reaching Canadian mobile users with increasing frequency. And they’re welcoming it with open arms, according to the latest research. SAS Marketing Research finds that 58% Canadians actually want more mobile marketing. 38% of Canadians readily admit that they would buy more if presented with more promotional offers on their smartphone while out …   Read More

  • MMA NY Forum Early Bird Registration Ends Today

    Late last month, the Mobile Marketing Association announced that it will present its New York Forum: Mobile’s Role in the Path to Purchase earlier than originally anticipated. Instead of June, the MMA is bumping up the event to May 8-10. As of February 28th, registration for the event was open. Friday morning, however, the MMA …   Read More