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NQ Mobile focuses on N. America for growth in mobile security

BARCELONA, Spain--NQ Mobile is building on deals with U.S. Cellular and premium retailers for Verizon Wireless as well as with other Western operators as it expands its mobile security business beyond China.

Firefox: We're not trying to replace Android or iOS

BARCELONA, Spain--While Mozilla's Mitchell Baker blasted the dominating platforms--Android and iOS--earlier this week during an evening keynote, the company has stated it isn't trying to replace them.

Viber: We want to share revenues with wireless carriers

BARCELONA, Spain--Viber CEO Talmon Marco said joyn--a rival messaging service being offered by some wireless carriers--will not be successful. He also said Viber is open to revenue-sharing deals with wireless carriers and he said the company recently signed its first carrier partnership with operator Axis in Indonesia.

Qualcomm's AllJoyn framework evolving to include core services

BARCELONA, Spain--Qualcomm is adding core services to its AllJoyn proximal networking software development project, and the company is also creating an AllJoyn Alliance to promote interoperability and develop consumer-facing marketing for the brand, said a company executive.

Facebook to wireless carriers: Let's team up for profits

BARCELONA, Spain--Facebook's Dan Rose said the company must team with wireless carriers in order to be successful. And he said those partnerships much create value for both sides.

Oovoo to refresh iOS, Android apps in June; promises BlackBerry 10, Windows Phone apps this year

BARCELONA, Spain--Video chat and instant messaging provider ooVoo said it will overhaul its iOS and Android apps in June in order to improve its user interface and to drum up interest in the company's mobile offerings.

MasterCard launches MasterPass digital payments platform

BARCELONA, Spain--MasterCard introduced MasterPass, a new digital commerce platform enabling consumers to use any payment card or enabled device to make purchases online, in-store or on the go.

Ford forges partnership with Spotify, expands AppLink

BARCELONA, Spain--Ford revealed a new partnership with Spotify as part of its strategy to further expand its Sync AppLink program to include new developer partners.