Isis, the nationwide mobile commerce network spearheaded by Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility and T-Mobile USA, will begin consumer trials in the Austin, Texas, and Salt Lake City markets on Oct. 22, according to a leaked document obtained by Android Central.
More than 7,000 retail outlets across the U.S. will begin selling the Moga mobile gaming system later this month, with T-Mobile USA joining their ranks in November.
Isis--the nationwide mobile commerce network spearheaded by Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility and T-Mobile USA--is now live, although its long-planned consumer trials in Austin, Texas, and Salt Lake City remain on hold.
The merger of Deutsche Telekom's T-Mobile USA subsidiary and MetroPCS Communications not only brings together their respective customer bases and spectrum licenses but also their mobile content efforts, calling into question which services the combined company will continue to offer moving forward.
HTC will update its One X and One S smartphones to run Google's Android 4.1, a.k.a. Jelly Bean.
Two years is a long time, especially in the hyper-accelerated mobile ecosystem. It hasn't even been two full years since Verizon Wireless, AT&T and T-Mobile USA first announced plans to launch their Isis mobile commerce network (22 months, to be exact), but it seems like two decades have passed.
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.
Isis, the nationwide mobile commerce network pushed by Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility and T-Mobile USA, will formally launch service in September, according to a Bloomberg report.
Google, PayPal, Isis, VeriFone and Intuit are joining with operators Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility, Sprint Nextel and T-Mobile USA to forge the Mobile Payments Committee, an effort to create policies and business strategies to guide the fast-growing m-commerce segment.
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.