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Thermo Fischer turns to Bigtincan to manage mobile content for sales reps

To help its sales and marketing staff get a handle on the explosion of mobile data, scientific instrumentation firm Thermo Fischer Scientific deployed a mobile content management platform supplied by bigtincan, reported  Baseline  magazine.

Spotlight: T-Mobile simplifies business mobile pricing plans

T-Mobile announced Wednesday that it is revising is mobile phone and data plans for businesses with a simpler price structure.

News Scan: Yahoo, Microsoft vying to become default iOS search engine; Healthcare wearable capabilities, sales to grow; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Wednesday, Nov. 26, including Yahoo and Microsoft vying to replace Google as the default iOS search engine, capabilities and sales of healthcare wearables to expand, mobile data to generate $50 billion in revenue by 2019, wireless packet core market revenues jump 20 percent in latest quarter and BlackBerry offers iPhone users up to $550 to switch to Passport.

News Scan: Mobile ad spending to reach $220B by 2017; ARM unveils free IoT OS; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Oct. 2, including the expected spend on mobile ads in the future, a free-to-use OS for the Internet of Things, a new offer from Groupon, a different kind of app from LinkedIn and what AT&T has done to surpass in the mobile wars.

Mobile data traffic explosion fuels Wi-Fi test equipment market

The explosion in mobile data traffic is fueling the market for Wi-Fi test equipment, which Frost & Sullivan forecasts will top $1 billion in 2020, up from $529 million last year.

EU eases mobile user frustration over high roaming charges

Mobile user frustration over high mobile roaming charges, the bane of business travelers and their firms, has just been eased a bit in Europe.

News Scan: Microsoft's enterprise mobility vision; India invests in mobility; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for May 9, including the future of Microsoft's enterprise mobility efforts, how Indian IT experts are putting their experience to use, the way some mobile marketers are letting their customers do the work for them, the expected rise in tablet data subscriptions and how Wi-Fi hotspots will help with data crunches.

Global M2M market revenue to total $54.3B in 2017, predicts IDATE

Global machine-to-machine market revenue is forecast by IDATE to increase 13 percent annually, reaching €40 billion ($54.3 billion) in 2017.

Focus will be on providing "enterprise-class support" for mobile data, apps, says Gartner

Over the next few years, enterprise software providers will focus more on providing "enterprise-class support" for mobile data and applications on top of existing mobile architectures, predicts market research firm Gartner.

How much you spend on mobility depends on where you sit

How much you spend on mobile data and phone service depends on whether you are a manager or not and whether you occupy the C-suite or not.