Mobile World Congress 2012

Visa NFC

Visa plans rapid roll out of mobile payments

Ronan Shields

Mobile World Congress: Visa’s president John Partridge claims mobile payments will be so ubiquitous that people born in the past five years will never own a physical wallet. Read the full story here. For all our Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage, click here

Fujitsu Tablet

Q&A: Fujitsu product marketing director James Maynard

Lara O'Reilly

Mobile World Congress: Japanese consumer electronics giant Fujitsu is set to launch its tablets and smartphones into markets outside of Asia for the first time in the fourth quarter of 2012. Marketing Week spoke to Fujitsu’s product marketing director James Maynard about the strategy for the launch.

ebay

eBay to push users in-store via mobile

Ronan Shields

Mobile World Congress: eBay is moving into the offline retail sector by using mobile to drive footfall into bricks-and-mortar outlets, yet its payments chief has cast doubt on the role of NFC in mobile payments. Read the full story here. For all our Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage, click here

Everything Everywhere

Everything Everywhere eyes 4G services by year end

Ronan Shields

The UK’s largest mobile operator plans to launch 4G mobile internet services by the close of the year after seeing 150% growth in data usage on its network last year, according to CEO Olaf Swantee. Read the full story here. For all our Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage, click here

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