Phillip Redman

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CTIA Wireless Conference 2012: Changing Of The Guard

by Phillip Redman  |  May 11, 2012  |  Comments Off

It’s funny–my first CTIA conference I went to in the mid-1990′s had kind of a start-up feel to it.  There weren’t a lot of big name companies there, not in the way we know the Nokias or Motorolas of today.There were quite a few industry exhibitors with speacilized products–cable seals or cellsite shelters, that you [...]

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Google Aquisition of Motorola Mobility Impacts Telcos

by Phillip Redman  |  August 15, 2011  |  5 Comments

They say war makes strange bedfellows, and so does business.  Google announced its acquisition of Motorola Mobility Inc. (MMI), the recently spun-off cellular handset and set-top box maker.  MMI primarily sells its products to telcos–cable and wireless/wireline service providers, customers that Google has had a tenuous relationship with at best.  Google has been a force [...]

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With Apple and Google It’s More About Transparency

by Phillip Redman  |  April 28, 2011  |  Comments Off

Last week’s broad public disclosure that Apple was keeping a tracking file on iOS 4.0 devices once again points to how apple does business its own way.  For many, it was already known that the iPhone was easily tracked, with apps-a-plenty in the Apple App Store to help out on this.  Not to mention the [...]

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Google Voice Speaks Another Language

by Phillip Redman  |  June 30, 2010  |  2 Comments

I signed up for Google Voice for my mobile phone about a month ago.  There are a few options including unifying numbers from several phones, but for now I chose to try the voicemail system.  In theory, my unanswered calls are forwarded to Google where they would transcribe the voicemail message, then send them to [...]

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