The Morning Briefing: Mobile technology growth

Summary:"The Morning Briefing" is SmartPlanet's daily roundup of must-reads from the web. This morning we're reading about mobile tech growth.

"The Morning Briefing" is SmartPlanet's daily roundup of must-reads from the web. This morning we're reading about mobile tech growth.

1.) China mobile needs to wake up as 3G growth slows. China Mobile reported the slowest growth in 3G additions in 19 months as only about 1.9 million subscribers opted to join the company's 3G network in July, a sharp fall from over 2.8 million in 3G net adds posted in June.

2.) Here's what's going wrong at Pandora right now. Pandora's fiscal Q2 2013 earnings showed yet another quarter of robust revenue growth -- and yet another loss on the bottom line. The market --buoyed by Pandora's mobile revenue growth -- boosted the stock on this news.

3.) 'Super wi-fi' poised for growth in U.S., elsewhere. So-called "Super Wi-Fi, which offers a bigger range than existing hotspots, is being deployed in the United States and generating interest in a number of countries, including Britain and Brazil.

4.) How Google is driving mobile video market growth. Google's top advertising customers are pushing for convergence of mobile and video quickly, which is turning into a strong catalyst of growth of the global mobile video market.

5.) Mobile DRAM sees phenomenal growth. The average density of Mobile DRAM too has increased. Mobile DRAM density in smartphones rose from 2.28 gigabits in Q2 2010 to 5.85 gigabits in Q2 this year.

Image credit: Blake Patterson

This post was originally published on Smartplanet.com

Topics: Innovation

About

Charlie Osborne, a medical anthropologist who studied at the University of Kent, UK, is a journalist, freelance photographer and former teacher. She has spent years travelling and working across Europe and the Middle East as a teacher, and has been involved in the running of businesses ranging from media and events to B2B sales. Charli... Full Bio

zdnet_core.socialButton.googleLabel Contact Disclosure

Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.

Related Stories

The best of ZDNet, delivered

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
Subscription failed.