Sprint’s Call and Text Quality Improves in Pittsburgh in 1H15
Based on RootMetrics’ results, Sprint’s text performance rank improved in Pittsburgh in 1H15. The wireless carrier shared the second rank with T-Mobile.
Sprint’s (S) network performance improved in 1H15. The wireless carrier’s rank, in terms of overall performance, increased a notch to second place in 1H15.
Apple’s App Store earned 70% more revenues than Google Play in 1Q15, compared to 60% more in 3Q14.
Apple is expecting huge growth in the adoption of Apple Pay, which can only happen if Apple expands this service internationally.
Apple (AAPL) has bought LinX Computational Imaging, a company that develops camera technology for smartphones and tablets.
Yahoo (YHOO) is expected to announce its 1Q15 earnings on April 21 after the market close. It expects to earn $1.11–$1.15 billion in GAAP revenue.
The EU (European Union) filed a number of complaints against Google (GOOG) (GOOGL) for anti-competitive behavior.
Internet companies are finding newer ways to provide users with relevant and targeted ads. Google is in talks with advertisers to provide customer information.
Google will need to continue to innovate in the mobile advertising market so it can compete with mobile apps. The mobile ad market has huge growth potential.
Mobile apps provide a convenient way for users to look for information. They involve minimal clicks. This is especially true for e-commerce platforms.
AT&T’s U-verse had a lower average speed than the speeds offered by cable companies such as Cox, Comcast (CMCSA), and Charter.
Now, we’ll look at the telecom company’s other high-speed Internet service—U-verse with High Speed Internet 75.
Google has planned Google Fiber expansion in Atlanta, Nashville, Charlotte, Raleigh-Durham, and Salt Lake City.
Netflix (NFLX) managed to delight its investors with upbeat 1Q15 earnings. This catapulted its stock up by 18%. Will it sustain its growth in the near future?
Netflix also considers offerings from Sony Vue and Dish’s Sling TV as more of a competition to pay-TV providers because Netflix offers great value at a lower price.
Netflix credited the new member growth in the international markets to its increasing reach. It had a successful launch in Australia and New Zealand in March this year.
Netflix credits its better-than-expected new membership growth rate to its ever-improving content, especially its original content.
Netflix announced its 1Q15 earnings on April 15. It beat its own estimates in terms of member growth and margins. Globally, it added 4.9 million new members.
U-verse with AT&T GigaPower is a high-speed Internet offering of AT&T (T) with a maximum speed of 1Gbps, or gigabyte per second.
On April 13, 2015, AT&T extended its GigaPower Internet offering to the Atlanta metropolitan area. Google’s plans to offer its 1Gbps service to Atlanta.
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