TOP STORIES: Apple confirmed the release of its long-anticipated next-generation iPhone , the iPhone 3GS , which failed to startle, being a largely incremental upgrade to the previous version. Early sales numbers were impressive. [pp.57.]


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EXECUTIVE BRIEF

TOP STORIES: Apple confirmed the release of its long-anticipated next-generation iPhone , the iPhone 3GS , which failed to startle, being a largely incremental upgrade to the previous version. Early sales numbers were impressive. [pp.57.]

SMART DEVICES: HTC officially announced its Hero smartphone, with the new Android device also marking the debut of Sense, a user interface add-on developed by the vendor. There was continued speculation over Firestone , which appears to be the successor to the Windows Mobile-powered Touch HD. Sales of Magic are brisk, with the unit to be launched by T-Mobile USA imminently, while the Windows Mobile-powered Snap gained US operator support. [pp.9,10,11.]

Samsung unveiled a portfolio of Windows Mobile devices carrying the Omnia tag, headlined by Omnia II, and including a mix of form factors. The company also announced Jet , a feature phone powered by an 800MHz processor, which comes close to a smartphone in terms of feature set. Pixon12 was debuted, continuing the megapixel numbers game by including a twelve-megapixel camera. [pp.27,28,29.]

Nokia and Intel announced a device technology partnership, which raised more questions than it answered. A “new class” of device was promised, and the alliance will also include collaboration on mobile Linux software projects. Back with Symbian OS, Nokia announced the mid-tier, touch-screen 5530 XpressMusic ; the enterprise-focused E72 QWERTY smartphone was confirmed; and the flagship N97 began shipping — with talk of an N97 mini. [pp.1820,2021.]

Research In Motion revealed its BlackBerry Tour device, a dual-mode CDMA/WCDMA unit with traditional BlackBerry form factor. RIM announced a strong performance in its fiscal first quarter, with robust numbers reported across-the-board. [pp.2627.]

Sprint claimed “record” sales figures for Palm’s Pre smartphone following its launch, although it declined to put a figure on this. It was suggested that shipment volumes may be capping sales, with Palm’s cash reserves a possible limiting factor. Separately, Palm announced poor fourth-quarter and full-year results. [pp.22,2324.]

Android seems to be maintaining its momentum, with Acer confirming plans to offer smartphones and netbooks using the platform, fellow Taiwanese player BenQ exploring Android products, navigation phone company Garmin-Asus to launch an Android device before 2010, an APAC operator group establishing an Android promotion effort, and China Unicom exploring a custom version of the operating system. [pp.2,8,3,4.]

The LiMo Foundation announced Release 2 of its LiMo Platform , which includes support for OMTP‘s BONDI technology, enabling web services to access device functionality. Microsoft has apparently opted not to address the ARM-powered “smartbook” market, which will include devices positioned between existing smartphone and netbook products. [pp.15,1617.]

Sony Ericsson announced plans to push its mobile Java technology into its entry-level 3G device portfolio, so applications, content, and games developed for the platform will be available to mass-market 3G subscribers. Verizon Wireless said that Java is not set to displace BREW in its handset portfolio, as it began efforts to court Java programmers. [pp.30,31.]

MVAS: It was reported that Vodafone is to add advertisements to some of its location-based services, with sponsored “points-of-interest” featured on maps. Vodafone Czech Republic’s ad-funded Student SMS Gratis service bit the dust, with advertisers having a “greater interest” in advertising via the Vodafone live! portal. German operator E-Plus ramped up its mobile advertising activities. [pp.32,3233,34.]

Sony Ericsson became the latest player to join the mobile app store party, with the addition of products to its PlayNow portfolio. Virgin Mobile France is to launch its own app store, working with established retailer GetJar. Player X added app aggregation to its portfolio, with Orange UK its first partner. [pp.35,36.]

Chunghwa Telecom is reported to have picked Yahoo! to replace Google as its default search partner, although the level of commitment appears to be low. The South Korean regulator acted on a mobile content “squeeze” , where operators had been playing tough with third-party content suppliers. [pp.48,49.]

Kenyan operator Safaricom is offering DVB-H-powered mobile TV services, working in partnership with service provider Digital Mobile TV, and vendor Nokia. A number of stakeholders created the International DAB Advancement Group, intended to promote DMB-based mobile broadcast services, although as yet no operators are involved. [pp.37,38.]

Enstream, an m-commerce joint venture established by Bell Canada, Rogers Wireless, and TELUS, went live, debuting its Zoompass money-transfer and payment system. It was reported that Qtel and Vodafone Qatar are set to jointly debut a transaction platform, building on groundwork already done by the Vodafone subsidiary. [pp.39.]

MEA operator Zain partnered with Western Union, to enable money-transfer services via the operator’s Zap m-commerce platform. Speaking at an event, a Zain exec said that “concerns” in the banking and mobile telecoms industry about “encroaching” on each others’ turf had limited cooperation, preventing new products and services from being rolled out. Vodafone Group said the Kenyan authorities had taken a “pragmatic but courageous” line with regard to m-banking. [pp.40,41.]

T-Mobile International announced the removal of DRM in its Mobile Jukebox store, covering the Austrian and German markets. It was reported that Nokia is also looking to drop DRM from its store, with a shift to MP3-format for tracks also suggested. SingTel claimed a “first of a kind” mobile music service, offering a mix of music tracks, videos, and news. [pp.46,47.]

T-Mobile Germany confirmed a VoIP tariff package, enabling customers to use services such as Skype, while also providing the operator with a useful revenue stream. [p.50.]

MARKETS AND TRENDS: US politicians turned their attention to device-exclusivity deals, following concerns that these may not be in consumers’ best interest. O2 UK noted that smartphones are gaining traction among SMEs, with converged devices seemingly above cost cutting evident elsewhere among businesses. [pp.52,53.]

The Mobile Entertainment Forum trumpeted industry confidence, noting that revenue forecasts for the coming year have increased — slightly. Local information services are gaining traction in the USA, with the device browser being the preferred access method. Smartphones were identified as a driver of m-commerce in developed markets, with PayPal noting that the more attractive interfaces can be offered to help drive use. [pp.54,55.]

EXTRACT

INQ MOBILE: INQ readying Twitter phone

INQ Mobile, the handset business established by Hutchison Whampoa, is apparently planning to introduce a “Twitter phone” in time for the Christmas 2009 sales period, according to a Reuters report.

INQ has built its business on devices that offer integrated social-networking and media service access, including Facebook, Skype, and Windows Live Messenger. With Twitter currently something of a hot topic in the social-networking space, and the service ideally suited to mobile access, INQ’s adoption of the technology is perhaps unsurprising — although whether Twitter will still be the site de jour in six months’ time is perhaps open to question.

The INQ device will use a mobile internet connection to send “Tweets” rather than text messages, which is the channel used by many mobile operators offering Twitter support. The device is intended to be a mass-market proposition, and will be available to operators for less than $140 — meaning subscribers may get devices free-of-charge when purchased with service contracts.

It was said that 700,000 INQ Mobile-made devices have been sold since the first introduction in 2007 (3 Group’s Skypephone), with 3 Group the main sales channel for terminals — both companies are Hutchison subsidiaries.

[Further reference: INQ Mobile to roll out Twitter-phoneReuters, 2 June 2009.]

INQ claims INQ1 use tops smartphones

INQ Mobile, maker of the social-networking-oriented INQ1 feature phone, released data for usage of its device on the 3 UK network, claiming that the “close integration of applications and easy-to-use interface means that, for the first time, consumers using an entry-level-priced handset, often on a pay-as-you-go tariff, access data at levels typically reserved for much more expensive smartphones”.

According to the company, an average of 65% of INQ1 users are using Facebook, with the majority of customers accessing the service “once a day or more”. In addition, 30% of INQ1 owners are “regularly” using email, indicating that “email can penetrate into the mass market, and not be restricted to high-end, expensive smartphones”, even on devices without QWERTY keypads.

Windows Live Messenger usage is three-to-four times’ greater than other 3G phones on the 3 UK network, with approximately 50% of INQ1 customers accessing the service every month. Skype usage is also high, at 19% of the INQ1 base.

INQ Mobile also noted similarly high use in Hong Kong, where the device was launched in March 2009. Half of users in this market consume data “on a level that is four times’ higher per-subscriber than the typical 3G user base”, with Facebook usage “three-to-four times’ higher than the average on other 3G devices on the 3 HK network”.

INQ Mobile and 3 Group share the same parent, Hutchison Whampoa.

” The iPhone and Blackberry are great devices, but it is important to remember that smartphones only make up 12% of the market. We see a huge opportunity to provide an internet and social-networking experience on a handset that costs operators a fraction of what they’re paying for higher end phones. “
— Frank Meehan, CEO of INQ Mobile.

[Further reference: Mobile data usage on INQ1 tops performance of smartphones — INQ Mobile, 10 June 2009.]

TABLE OF CONTENTS

2 Smart devices

2 Acer
2 Acer details Android smart device plans
2 Not a wholehearted embrace
3 ASUS
3 Android
3 APAC operator group throws weight behind Android
3 Comment
4 China Unicom set to debut Android device imminently
5 Apple
5 Apple iPhone 3GS
5 Apple confirms next-gen iPhone
6 Reaction
6 Processor issues
7 Component price
7 Early sales
7 Power problems, icon issues
8 Garmin-Asus
8 BenQ
8 BenQ planning Android smartphones and netbooks
8 Garmin-Asus
8 Garmin-Asus plans first Android device before Q1 2010
9 HTC
9 HTC Hero
9 HTC Hero
9 HTC Hero confirmed; gains custom UI
9 Flash support for Android
10 Firestone speculation grows
10 HTC to hit million Magic-mark in August — report
11 HTC Ozone (Snap)
11 Magic gains T-Mobile USA release, as myTouch 3G
11 Snap picks up US operator support
12 Intel
12 Intel buys embedded Linux player Wind River
12 Huawei
12 Huawei showcases Android and WM smartphones
12 INQ Mobile
12 INQ readying Twitter phone
13 INQ claims INQ1 use tops smartphones
13 Intel
13 Intel buys embedded Linux player Wind River cont’d
14 LG Electronics
14 LG LG-GM730
14 LG WM smartphone set for release; app store debuted
15 LiMo Foundation
15 LiMo Foundation announces R2 platform release
16 Microsoft
16 Microsoft not set to target ARM “smartbook” market
17 Netbook market splitting in two?
18 Nokia
18 Nokia and Intel form wide-ranging platform partnership
18 Platform posers
19 Hardware questions
19 Silicon issues
20 Nokia 5530
20 Feedback
20 Mid-tier touch-screen device announced; 5530
21 Nokia E72
21 Nokia N97
21 E72 confirmed; E71 successor
21 Nokia confirms N97 shipment plans, N97 mini rumoured
21 Vodafone linked with N97 mini
21 OMTP
22 Palm
22 Sprint claims record sales following Pre launch
22 Pre sales forecasts optimistic; potential supply issues
23 Another weak quarter announced by Palm
23 Smartphone shipments fall
24 Conference call highlights
24 Palm replaces CEO; former Apple exec takes up reigns
25 Qualcomm
25 Qualcomm optimistic for current quarter
25 Research In Motion
26 Research In Motion BlackBerry Tour
26 RIM unveils dual-mode BlackBerry Tour
26 RIM remains strong in Q1
27 Samsung
27 Samsung Omnia II (I8000)
27 Samsung Omnia Pro (B7610)
27 Samsung Omnia Pro (B7320)
27 Q2 forecast
27 Samsung unveils Omnia device family
28 Samsung Omnia Lite (B7300)
28 Samsung Jet
28 Jet straddles smartphone/feature phone divide
29 Samsung Pixon12 (M8910)
29 Twelve-megapixel touch-screen cameraphone unveiled
30 Sony Ericsson
30 SE trumpets Java platform for entry-level 3G
30 Symbian Foundation
31 Verizon Wireless
31 Verizon says Java not set to displace BREW

32 Mobile VAS

32 Mobile advertising
32 Vodafone to add ads to location-based services…
32 …as Czech ad-funded product bites the dust
33 Comment
34 E-Plus ramps up mobile advertising activities
34 Mobile ads bucking downward trend — Juniper Research
35 Applications
35 Sony Ericsson latest to join app store party
36 Virgin Mobile France partners for app store launch
36 Player X begins app aggregation, Orange UK first partner
37 Broadcast
37 Safaricom rolls out DVB-H mobile TV services
38 Stakeholders sign up to back DMB
39 m-commerce
39 Canadian JV debuts money transfer and payment services
39 Qatari operators planning joint m-commerce launch
40 Zain partners with Western Union for mobile money play
40 Collaboration needed
41 Vodafone trumpets Kenyan m-banking regulatory model
41 Turkcell planning m-wallet services
42 Orange positive about contactless payments
43 Enterprise
43 Belgacom trumpets PingPing growth
43 Etisalat partners with Nokia for enterprise mail products
44 Healthcare
44 Location-based services
44 Sharp increase in LBS use forecast by Berg Insight
45 Messaging
45 China to cap SMS volumes to tackle spam
45 Partners launch Ugandan mobile app suite
46 Messaging
46 Multimedia
46 DoCoMo debuts European “manga” efforts
46 Music
46 T-Mobile goes DRM-free in Austria and Germany
47 SingTel claims “first of kind” mobile music service
47 Nokia to ditch DRM, shift to MP3 — report
48 Portals
48 Vodafone Germany picks RealNetworks to upgrade RBT
48 Chunghwa signs Yahoo! to replace Google — report
49 South Korean regulator acts on mobile content squeeze
49 Vodafone Egypt awards FoneStarz download contract
50 Nokia launches commercial Life Tools service in India
50 Voice services
50 T-Mobile Germany confirms VoIP tariff package
51 Operator content deals
51 Operator technology deals

52 Markets and trends

52 Markets
52 Smart devices
52 US politicians probing device exclusivity deals
53 Smartphones gaining traction among SMEs — O2 UK
54 Mobile VAS
54 MEF trumpets entertainment industry confidence
54 US local information services on the up
55 Smartphones identify as driver of m-commerce

57 Index

INDEX

SYMBOLS
3, 3, 12, 13, 49
– Australia, 51
– Hong Kong, 13
– UK, 13, 36
A
ACCESS, , 30
Acer, 2, 3, 8
– F900, 2
Acision, 51
Adobe Systems, 9
Alcatel-Lucent, 34, 43, 51
Amdocs, 51
– ChangingWorlds, 51
AOL, 14
– IM, 14
Apple, , 5, 6, 7, 23, 24, 44, 52
– iPhone, 4, 5, 6, 7, 13, 20, 22, 23, 44, 48, 52, 55
– iPhone 3GS, 5, 6, 7, 22, 23
– iPod, 24
– iTunes, 44
ARM, 3, 6, 9, 16, 17, 19, 25
ASUS, 3, 8, 25
– Eee PC, 3
AT&T, 22, 38, 43, 44, 45, 52
– AT&T Navigator, 44
B
Baidu, China, 28
Belgacom, 43
– PingPing, 43
BenQ, 8
Berg Insight, 44
Bharti Airtel, India, 9, 48
Bitway, 46, 51
Bouygues Telecom, 46, 51
Broadcom,
C
Casio, 31
– EXILIM, 31
Celcom, Malaysia, 51
Celltick, 51
China Mobile, 4, 12, 45
– Ophone, 4
China Telecom, 45
China Unicom, 4, 45
– UniPlus, 4
Chunghwa Telecom, 48
Citigroup
– Citibank, 39
Colibria, 51
Compal Communications, 25
comScore, 54
Conexus Mobile Alliance, 3
D
Dash Navigation, 26
Dialog GSM, Sri Lanka, 51
DigiBNetwork, 38
Digital Mobile TV, Kenya, 37
Dopod, 4
E
eBay
– PayPal, 55
eBuddy, 14
Elevation Partners, 24
EnStream, 39
– Zoompass, 39
E-Plus, 34, 51
– Gettings, 34
Ericsson, 30, 35
Etisalat, UAE, 43
European Union
– EC, 38
F
Facebook, 9, 12, 13
Far EasTone, 3
FCC, US, 52
Fonestarz Media Group, 49
Foxconn International, 25
France Telecom
– Orange, 5, 9, 36, 42, 52
Freescale Semiconductor, , 16
G
Garmin-Asus, 8
– nuvifone, 8
– nuvifone G60, 8
– nuvifone M20, 8
Garmin International, 8
Gartner, 20
GetJar, 35, 36
Globe Telecom, Philippines, 39
Google, 8, 11, 12, 16, 33, 45, 48
– Google Maps, 12
– Google Search, 12
– Google Talk, 12
Grameen Foundation, 45
GSM Association, 39
H
Habbo Hotel, 18
HTC, , 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 25
– Dream, 10, 11
– Firestone, 10
– G1,
– Hero, 9, 10
– HTC Sense, 9
– Magic, 9, 10, 11
– Snap, 11
– TouchFLO, 9, 10
– Touch HD, 10
Huawei Technologies, 3, 12
– C8000, 12
– U8230, 12
Hutchison Whampoa, 12, 13
– INQ Mobile, 12, 13
I
IBM, 21
Idea Cellular, India, 50
Imagination Technologies, 6
Immersion, 30
Indosat, Indonesia, 3
INQ Mobile, 12, 13
– INQ1, 13
InStat, 20
Intel, 3, 12, 13, 16, 18, 19, 20
International DMB Advancement Group, 38
Interscope Records, 35
Inventec Appliances, 25
iSuppli, 7, 22
J
JD Power and Associates,
Juniper Research, 34
K
Korea Communications Commission, 49
KPMG, 54
KPN, 34, 51
– E-Plus, 34, 51
KT, 3
Kyivstar, Ukraine, 51
Kyocera Wireless,
L
Lenovo Mobile
– Ophone, 4
LG Electronics, , 9, 14
– LG-GM730, 14
– S-Class, 14
LiMo Foundation, 15, 21
– LiMo Platform, 15
Linux Foundation, 13, 18
– Moblin, 2, 8, 13, 18
LiveWire Mobile, 51
M
Marvell Technology, 12, 19
Microsoft, 2, 13, 16, 17, 21, 27, 43, 47
– Danger,
– Windows Live, 12, 13, 14
– Windows Mobile, 3, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 16, 27
– Windows Mobile 6.1, 11, 14, 27
– Windows Mobile 6.5, 10
Miyowa, 51
Mobiele TV Nederland, 38
Mobile Entertainment Forum, 54
Mobile Money Ventures, 39
mobilkom, Austria, 43
Mobitel, 39
Mobixell Networks, 51
MontaVista Software, 12
Motorola, , 9, 18
MTN, 45
MTS, Russia, 18, 49
N
Nawras, Oman, 45
– MobiKhazana, 45
Nokia, 9, 13, 18, 19, 20, 21, 30, 35, 37, 43, 45, 47, 50
– 5530 XpressMusic, 20
– 5800 XpressMusic, 20
– Comes With Music, 47
– E71, 21
– E72, 21
– E75, 21
– N77, 37
– N96, 37
– N97, 18, 21
– N97 mini, 21
– NAVTEQ, 32
– N-Gage, 21
– Nokia Life Tools, 50
– Nokia Messaging, 21
– Nokia Music Store, 47
– Ovi, 20, 21, 35, 45
– Ovi Store, 21
– S60, 20, 21, 30
– Series 40, 18
Nokia Siemens Networks, 37
Norwegian Mobile TV Corporation, 38
Nova KBM, Slovenia, 39
NPD Group,
NTT DoCoMo, 3, 9, 46, 51
O
OMTP, 15, 21
– BONDI, 15, 21
OnMobile, 50
Open Handset Alliance, 2
– Android, 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 19, 55
Orange Group, 5, 9, 36, 42, 52
– France, 5, 52
– UK, 9, 36
Out There Media, 51
P
Palm, 6, 9, 22, 23, 24, 52
– Centro, 23
– Palm Pre, 6, 22, 23
– Treo 600, 22
– Treo Pro, 23
– webOS, 22, 23, 24
Pannon, 52
Petrol, Slovenia, 39
Player X, 36
Play, Poland, 51
Q
Qtel, Qatar, 39
Qualcomm, , 3, 9, 16, 19, 25, 31, 37
– BREW, 31
– Snapdragon, 3, 25
Quickoffice, 21
R
RAI, Italy, 38
RaySat Broadcasting Corporation, 38
RealNetworks, 48, 51
Regions
– Americas, 26
– Argentina, 48
– Brazil, 48
– Canada, 39
– North America, 3, 8, 9, 26
– US, , 3, 5, 11, 24, 30, 31, 35, 44, 52, 54
– APAC, 3, 8, 14, 26, 50
– Australia, 14, 46, 48, 49, 51
– China, 3, 4, 10, 12, 28, 30, 38, 45
– Hong Kong, 3, 13
– India, 9, 14, 50
– Indonesia, 3, 14, 51
– Japan, 3, 46, 51
– Korea, 3, 25, 49
– Malaysia, 14, 48, 51
– New Zealand, 14, 49, 51
– Philippines, 3, 14, 39
– Singapore, 3, 14, 48
– South Korea, 38, 49
– Sri Lanka, 51
– Taiwan, 3, 48
– Thailand, 3, 14
– EMEA
– Africa, 40, 50
– Austria, 43, 46, 49
– Czech Republic, 32, 37
– Denmark, 49
– France, 46, 51
– Germany, 34, 46, 48, 50, 51
– Greece, 48
– Hungary, 52
– Ireland, 49
– Italy, 38, 45, 48
– Kenya, 37, 40, 41
– Malta, 38
– Middle East, 26, 40
– Netherlands, 38, 46
– Norway, 38, 43
– Poland, 47, 51
– Russia, 18, 49
– South Africa, 49
– Spain, 45, 48
– Sweden, 49
– Tanzania, 40
– UAE, 43
– Uganda, 40, 45
– UK, 38, 44, 49
– Ukraine, 51
Research In Motion, , 7, 25, 26, 27, 52
– BlackBerry, , 7, 11, 25, 26, 27, 52
– BlackBerry Bold, 7, 25
– BlackBerry Curve,
– BlackBerry Pearl, , 26
– BlackBerry Pearl Flip, , 26
– BlackBerry Storm, 26, 52
– BlackBerry Tour, 26
Reslink, 44
Rogers Wireless, 39
Rural Cellular Association, US, 52
S
Safaricom, Kenya, 37, 41
– M-PESA, 41
Samsung, , 6, 7, 9, 27, 28, 29
– BlackJack, 27
– Jack (SGH-i637), 27
– Jet, 28
– Omnia, 27, 28
– Omnia II (I8000), 27
– Omnia Lite (B7300), 27, 28
– Omnia Pro, 27
– Omnia Pro (B7320), 27
– Omnia Pro (B7610), 27
– Pixon12 (M8910), 29
– TouchWiz, 27, 28
Sanyo,
SHUEISHA, 46, 51
Siemens, 8
SingTel, Singapore, 47
– SingTel AMPed, 47
SK Telecom, 25, 39
Skype, 12, 13
SMART, Philippines, 3
Sony Ericsson, , 9, 18, 30, 35, 36
– Cyber-shot, 30
– Fun & Downloads, 35
– PlayNow, 35, 36
– Walkman, 30
Spansion,
SpinVox, 46
Sprint, 11, 22, 23, 24, 26, 52
StarHub, Singapore, 3
Sybase, 51
– Sybase 365, 51
Symbian Foundation, 3, 8, 18, 20, 21, 30, 35
– Symbian OS, 3, 8, 18, 20, 21, 35
T
Technology
– Android, 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 19, 55
– ARM, 3, 6, 9, 16, 17, 19, 25
– BONDI, 15, 21
– BREW, 31
– CMMB, 38
– DMB, 38
– DRM, 46, 47
– DVB-H, 37, 38
– EDGE, 7
– Flash Lite, 9
– FLO, 37
– GPS, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 32, 43, 44, 48
– HSPA, 2, 5, 9, 10, 18, 21, 29
– IM, 14, 51
– i-mode, 46
– Java, 25, 30, 31, 35
– Linux, 2, 3, 8, 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 20
– NFC, 42, 44
– Symbian OS, 3, 8, 18, 20, 21, 35
– TD-SCDMA, 12
– VoIP, 50
– Widgets, 9, 15, 21
– Wi-Fi, 9, 10, 11, 20, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 38
– Windows Mobile, 3, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 16, 27
– x86, 16, 17, 19
Telecom New Zealand, 51
Telefonica, 51
– Movistar Peru, 51
– O2, 7, 44, 50, 53
– O2 Germany, 50
– O2 UK, 7, 44, 53
Telenor, 43
Telkomsel, Indonesia, 51
Telstra, 46
– Voice2Text, 46
TELUS, Canada, 39
Tessera Technologies,
Texas Instruments, 16
T-Mobile International, , 7, 9, 10, 11, 46, 50, 52
– Dash 3G, 11
– G1, , 11
– G1 Touch, 11
– Germany, 46, 50
– Hungary, 52
– Mobile Jukebox, 46
– myTouch 3G, 11
– Netherlands, 46
– UK, 11
– USA, , 11
Toshiba, 7, 25
Trimble, 43
Truemove (Thailand), 3
TTP Group, 38
Turkcell, 41
Twitter, 12
U
Universal Music, 47
V
Verizon Wireless, , 9, 11, 26, 31, 35, 37, 45, 52
– HTC Ozone, 11
– V CAST, 37
– V CAST Mobile TV, 37
– VZ Navigator, 31
Virgin Mobile, 36, 51
– France, 36, 51
Visa International, 39
Vivendi Universal
– Universal Music, 47
Vodafone Group, 10, 21, 32, 33, 39, 41, 46, 48, 49, 51, 52
– Czech Republic, 32, 33
– Egypt, 49
– Germany, 48, 51
– Greece, 48
– Hungary, 52
– Ireland, 21
– Magic, 9, 10, 11
– M-PESA, 41
– Netherlands, 46
– Qatar, 39
– Student SMS Gratis, 32, 33
– Vodafone live!, 32, 48
W
Wachovia Securities, 22
Western Union, 40
Wind River, 12, 13
Wistron, 25
Wunderloop, 34
Y
Yahoo!, 14, 33, 48
– Flickr, 9
– Messenger, 14
– oneSearch, 48
– Yahoo Mobile, 48
Yandex, Russia, 49
Z
Zain, 40
ZTE, 38