GSM Association

Type: Organization
Name: GSM Association
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 2 reports

GSMA publishes Internet of Things guidelines for all players in the mobile ecosystem

Thursday, 16 October 2014GSM Association (GSMA) has published a set of guidelines for the Internet of Things (IoT) market intended for use by all players in the mobile ecosystem. The guidelines list a number of best practices in areas such as data aggregation ... [Published Tele.net.in - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola: how text-messaging is being used to help combat the outbreak

Mobile phones are being used to send free public-health alerts and to undertake surveys on food security. Photograph: Unicef/PAText messaging is playing a vital role in Sierra Leone’s fight against Ebola as more people use their mobile phones to send ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Over 1 bln mobile subscribers added globally in the last 4 years

Total number of mobile phone subscribers reaches 3.2 billion, of which 1 billion smartphone users.By Silky Malhotra 15 - Oct - 2014 15:46 PMIn the last four years more than one billion mobile phone subscribers have been added globally. The total number ... [Published Digit.in - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Winners of southern African AABLA round announced

The victors of the southern African round of Africa's most prestigious business awards, the CNBC Africa All Africa Business Leaders Awards presented by Johnnie Walker Blue Label (AABLA), were announced at a glittering ceremony in Johannesburg on 2 Oc ... [Published IT Web - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

New rules aim to prevent IoT devices from taking down mobile networks

The dream of an Internet of things could turn into a nightmare for mobile operators, if sloppily written apps or chatty smartmeters were to overload their networks with signaling traffic. To avert such a scenario, a number of operators are backing a ... [Published PC World: Techlog - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Mena embraces smartphones as sales hit peak

More than half of the population of the Middle East and North Africa has a mobile phone connection, according the latest report from the GSM Association as sales of handsets reached an all-time high in the second quarter of this year.... ... [Published Town Hall - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Upswing in MEA smartphone sales

According to the latest report by the GSM Association more than half of the population of the Middle East and North Africa has a mobile phone connection The report also found that sales of handsets reached an all-time high in the second quarter of this ... [Published Town Hall - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Tech boosts healthcare interaction

RecoMed – a local Web-based solution − aims to combine social functionality with information services, allowing users to search for doctors in their area, review their experiences, compare qualifications as well as book appointments online.According to ... [Published IT Web - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

GSMA: Embedded SIM will boost M2M market growth by 2020

The GSM Association (GSMA) said adoption of its common Embedded SIM standard will boost machine-to-machine (M2M) market growth by almost 40 per cent by 2020, as it revealed a string of big name backers for the specification. ... [Published Fierce Wireless - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 2 reports

Mobile Network Operators to Earn U.S.$576 Billion in Six Years

By Adeyemi AdepetunMOBILE network operators including Nigeria's four major GSM players, MTN, Globacom, Airtel and Etisalat are among global telecommunications service providers expected to earn about $576 billion as revenues by 2020.These revenues are ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

Ooredoo, GSMA to work on connecting women in underserved communities

Ooredoo, the GSM Association (GSMA) and their partners announced a number of new initiatives for the GSMA Connected Women Programme at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) annual meeting in New York recently. ... [Published Digital News Asia - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 2 reports

China, US are largest markets for cellular M2M

China and the US are the two largest markets for cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) products, and are likely to maintain their lead through to at least 2020, according to the GSM Association ( GSMA ).The cellular industry body estimates that by this time, ... [Published Computerworld Hong Kong - Sep 24 2014]

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"If you guys have an opportunity to test this overseas, do it" Shah ( @infosecau ) told the Ruxcon security conference last week
"So whenever you need it, you can choose the plan that works best for you -- with no long-term commitments. And when you travel, you may also be able to choose a data plan from a local carrier for the duration of your trip" Apple said on its website
...are dimensioned assuming a 'generalised' device usage profile with a sensible balance between traffic and signaling," GSMA states on its website. "It is important that IoT devices using mobile networks adhere to some basic principles before they can be safely connected to mobile networks."
"As the African economy continues to emerge and grow, it is pioneering individuals such as these who continue to lead the continent on the path to prosperity. We are proud to be in a position to acknowledge them at the highest level" says Dominic Mearing, Head of Reserve at Brandhouse

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Visual voicemail hack makes your messages a hac... [Published The Register - 17 hours ago]
Here’s Why China Is Important to the iPhone’s S... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Oct 17 2014]
Apple SIM has great potential, but widespread c... [Published ARN - Oct 17 2014]
GSMA publishes Internet of Things guidelines fo... [Published Tele.net.in - Oct 16 2014]
Ebola: how text-messaging is being used to help... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 16 2014]
Guidelines aim to prevent overloading of mobile... [Published FierceMobileGovernment - Oct 15 2014]
Over 1 bln mobile subscribers added globally in... [Published Digit.in - Oct 15 2014]
Winners of southern African AABLA round announced [Published IT Web - Oct 15 2014]
Mena embraces smartphones as sales hit peak [Published Town Hall - Oct 14 2014]
Upswing in MEA smartphone sales [Published Town Hall - Oct 14 2014]
New rules aim to prevent IoT devices from takin... [Published PC World: Techlog - Oct 14 2014]
Tech boosts healthcare interaction [Published IT Web - Oct 14 2014]
Mobile Money: Banks get ready to take on M-pesa [Published The Africa Report - Oct 13 2014]
GSMA: Embedded SIM will boost M2M market growth... [Published Fierce Wireless - Oct 13 2014]
Mena embraces smartphones [Published Abu Dhabi National - Oct 13 2014]
Etisalat holds talks on sale of Sri Lankan unit... [Published Telecompaper - Oct 13 2014]
Ghanaians Now Prefer Mobile Internet Than Calls [Published Peace FM - Oct 13 2014]
Etisalat in talks on sale of Sri Lankan unit [Published Arabian Business - Oct 11 2014]
Stuck in the slow lane: Why Kenya's public 4G n... [Published ZDNet - Oct 09 2014]
Global Rich Communication Services (RCS) Market... [Published Wall Street Select - Oct 08 2014]
Mobile Network Operators to Earn U.S.$576 Billi... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 08 2014]
Mobile network operators to earn $576b in six y... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Oct 08 2014]
Broadband upgrade to raise data limits for smar... [Published Irish Independent - Oct 07 2014]
Ooredoo, GSMA to work on connecting women in un... [Published Digital News Asia - Oct 05 2014]
AABLA S.African winners announced [Published CNBC Africa - Oct 03 2014]
Cell C WhatsApp deal: adapt or die [Published IT Web - Oct 02 2014]
World: Influencing mobile network operators and... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 01 2014]
Safaricom : IT start-ups get Sh89m venture capi... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 30 2014]
From parking to computer printers, M2M is comin... [Published Global Telecoms Business - Sep 30 2014]
Smart taps GSMA to improve security against spam [Published YugaTech - Sep 30 2014]
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Here’s Why China Is Important to the iPhone’s S... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Oct 17 2014]
Source: Apple.com After a record-breaking launch in the U.S. and select other countries around the world — a launch from which China, the world’s largest smartphone market, was conspicuously excluded due to a delay in the regulatory approval required ...
New rules aim to prevent IoT devices from takin... [Published PC World: Techlog - Oct 14 2014]
The dream of an Internet of things could turn into a nightmare for mobile operators, if sloppily written apps or chatty smartmeters were to overload their networks with signaling traffic. To avert such a scenario, a number of operators are backing a ...
World: Influencing mobile network operators and... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 01 2014]
Source: OxfamCountry: Bangladesh, Malawi, Uganda, World Posted by Alvaro Valverde Private Sector Adviser (ICTs), Dennis Aviles Sustainable Agriculture and Gender Adviser Oxfam recently embarked on an innovative partnership in mNutrition, a programme, ...
MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Gemalto, GSM Association to... [Published MicroCapital - Jul 25 2014]
Gemalto, a publicly traded digital security firm located in the Netherlands, reportedly has announced its support of the Pan-African Mobile Health Initiative (PAMI), which uses mobile phones to address issues in nutrition and maternal and child health ...
Rumor: Apple Poised to Enter Smart Home Hardwar... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jun 26 2014]
Among the multiple developer enhancements that Apple ( NASDAQ:AAPL ) unveiled at its recent Worldwide Developers Conference was HomeKit, a suite of tools that allows developers to easily create iOS apps for home automation products such as light ...
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Pepcom's MobileFocus Global Does The Wireless F... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 29 2014]
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