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News Scan: ThinkingPhones gets $57M for mobile expansion; IoT key feature of office of the future; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Dec. 4, including even more VC funding for ThinkingPhones, what will be staples in the office of the future, how Latin America fleets are modernizing, a helpful app analytic tool from App Annie and another mobile payment solution from Line.

Firms increasingly turn to telematics to keep track of vehicles, workers

Competition for customers and regulatory requirements are driving firms to track vehicles and mobile workers through the use of telematics, ABI Research observes.

Construction industry expands use of telematics in equipment

The construction industry is increasingly adding telematics systems to equipment, notes ABI Research.

News Scan: Trucking firms turn to BYOD; 'No Go' for MeeGo, Symbian; more

Quick takes on the latest mobile IT news for Friday, 1/3 including: BYOD in the trucking industry, Nokia's pull of the plug from MeeGo and Symbian app support, an article on the staleness of BYOD, what some think about biometrics amping up security of BYOD devices and the latest on this year's Wi-Fi trends.

TechNavio: Telematics market to grow at a 22.7% CAGR through 2016

The global telematics market is forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 22.7 percent through 2016, according to the latest stats from TechNavio.

Mid-sized commercial fleet operators worried about compatibility, flexibility of OEM telematics

Mid-sized commercial fleet operators are concerned about the compatibility and flexibility of telematics supplied by original equipment manufacturers, a survey by Strategy Analytics found.

AT&T drives ahead with telematics initiative

AT&T is pushing ahead with its vehicle telematics offerings, Chris Penrose, senior vice president of emerging devices at AT&T Mobility, told an audience at the Mobility Awards held Wednesday in conjunction with the Consumer Electronics Show.

Telematics to rival smart metering as leading M2M sector

Telematics and consumer electronics sectors are the faster growing sectors of the machine-to-machine communications market, challenging smart metering as the dominant M2M sector, according to the latest research by Juniper Networks.

Orange teams with Openmatics on telematics services in Europe

Paris-based Orange Business Services is teaming with Openmatics, the telematics unit of Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen, to offer wireless telematics services for truck and bus fleets in growing European fleet management market.