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Comments from the WMC Barcelona by WSA Chairman Peter A. Bruck for Medianet

BARCELONA. 2015/03/05

The discussions at the WMC moved between euphoria about the technological future and panic in the sight of multiple cannibalisations of the present. The Telcos business cakes are munched on by several sides, if not eaten up already. While Apple shows its special disregard through absence at the world’s biggest sector meeting to those who made the computer company with the designer touch to the iPhone Leader and with it to the world’s most...

Comments from the WMC Barcelona by WSA Chairman Peter A. Bruck for Medianet

BARCELONA. 2015/03/04 – The marketleading Telcos plan their comeback into big business and innovation and new technologies are their way back. The talks at the World Mobile Congress are not only for strategy development, but also for the national and regional positioning. At the end of the day it is about EU vs. USA, China vs. Korea.

Austria should strain towards a part in this with A1 and Mexican Capitalisation, especially as Europa already is way back concerning the...

 

Equality for women is progress for all.

The International Women’s Day is not only a time to celebrate women; it is also a time to reflect developments made, keep up the call for change and to showcase extraordinary women around the globe.

High time for the World Summit Award team taking a closer look at its global network...

Out Now: Global Mobile - Applications and Innovations for the Worldwide Mobile Ecosystem

Providing you with up-to-date insights and information, this book is your manual to navigate the ever-changing waters of mobile innovation. Editors Peter A. Bruck (World Summit Award Mobile...

App developers listen up:

Our partner VisionMobile needs your know-how and insights:  Have your say on the future of app development, platforms and HTML vs. native development - and win prizes!

Please spend 10 minutes and...

While WSA is getting into the starting pits for the first WSIS +10 Review Meeting in Paris, UNESCO dedicates one week to m-Learning. Find out everything you need to know about...

The WSA-mobile Winners' Events 2013 are over ...

The WSA-mobile Global Congress 2013 in Abu Dhabi was a three-day event full of highlights: 50 eminent speakers, 40 great mobile app producers and 300 visitors from all over the world turned Abu Dhabi into a global hub for mobile content innovation.

The keynote-sessions...

In three weeks, we will bring out the red carpet for the creme of the mobile world - at the WSA-mobile Global Congress 2013. For those of you who haven’t made up their mind yet, we assembled three great reasons to check in for a journey to the fascinating realm of mobile apps!

Meet Mobile Excellence -  The World’s Best App...

By Frederic Gonzalo

The travel industry has undergone severe disruptions in the past decade with the ever-changing face of online distribution, where sites like Expedia, Orbitz or Priceline now play pivotal roles in the travel purchase decision model. In this context,...

To many citizens, the idea of an omnipresent state sounds like an Orwellian dystopia. But what about turning this idea upside down for a moment: What if mobile apps would equip citizens with the tools to keep an eye on big brother's activities? And what if citizens were able to provide public administration with instant feedback about their performance? Take a look...