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M2M wireless network services market to grow 29.4 percent

The global machine-to-machine (M2M) wireless network services market is expected to grow 29.4 percent per year through 2015, according to a report by research firm TechNavio.

Isis delays launch to fine-tune customer experience

The Isis mobile wallet and payments network is going to miss its target of launching this summer because it is still fine-tuning the overall customer experience, according to a senior Isis executive.

T-Mobile USA to offer unlimited 4G data

T-Mobile USA will start offering unlimited 4G data to smartphone, tablet and other data users on September 5. 

AT&T rolls out cloud-based mobile device management for small businesses

AT&T Mobility is expanding its Mobile Device Management suite to the small business segment, offering mom-and-pops access to the same cloud-based services and applications it supplies to larger enterprise customers.

Don't let spectrum re-farming catch your enterprise flat-footed

You'll notice that there are two articles in this week's edition of  FierceMobileIT  that relate to spectrum changes being carried out by wireless carriers.

AT&T announces end of 2G service by 2017

AT&T will end its GSM voice service and other 2G services no later than January 1, 2017, an AT&T spokesperson told  FierceMobileIT. 

Rumor Mill: Isis kicking off mobile payment trials this month

Isis, the nationwide m-commerce network spearheaded by Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility and T-Mobile USA, is reportedly poised to begin consumer trials in the Salt Lake City and Austin, Texas markets on August 20.

Protect your phone, protect yourself

A couple months ago, a friend of mine was using her iPad while riding the Metro to work when a teenager tried to tear it out of her hands at a station stop. The effrontery of the attack--during rush hour, with a lot of people around to witness it--was particularly disconcerting, but evidently this kind of "Apple picking" is becoming commonplace in broad daylight, in heavily populated places around the country.

AT&T's shared data plan not so hot for the enterprise

The shared data plan that AT&T unveiled today--like a similar plan from Verizon--offers significant benefits for consumers and very small businesses, but it isn't likely to save most companies money, warns Eric Zeman at  InformationWeek.

Samsung adds one-click AT&T carrier billing to Media Hub

Samsung Electronics is teaming with AT&T Mobility to introduce carrier billing options to the manufacturer's Media Hub video-on-demand entertainment service.