SNS: Hitting Their Own Walls: The Telecom Struggle


Volume 17, Issue 30
Week of August 11, 2014
In This Issue
Feature: Hitting Their Own Walls: The Telecom Struggle

  • Part I: Smartphones
  • Part II: Carrier Angst

Quotes of the Week
Takeout Window

  • The Verizon vs. AT&T Wireless Maps

Upgrades and Numbers

  • IBM Makes the SNS PRP Chip!!!
  • Flat Lenses, Cool Optics
  • Forbes Sells Out, Part II

In Case You Missed It…
SNS Members Making News

A funny thing happened to South Korea’s march toward total domination of the cellphone market: it ran into its own business model, on a much larger scale. A decade or so ago, back when Samsung was No. 5 in the global market, members read here that it would soon become No. 1. Well, as anyone following the company’s financials and press will already be aware, Samsung – and fellow South Korean handset makers LG and, in a different way, Pantech – has just run into a buzz saw called China.Pan-who?

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