Posts Tagged ‘MMS’

Chinese Telecom Operators Fight Mobile Spam With New Filters

Following the launch of a joint platform for dealing with spam mobile short messages in June 2009, the three major telecom operators in China have now each worked out their respective spam SMS screening services to help users block unwanted short messages.
Among them, China Telecom just formally launched a short message filtering service for its […]


Unified SMS Price Formally Launched In China

According to the order previously issued by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, starting from January 15, 2009, Chinese telecommunications operators have implemented unified prices for the short message service, no matter if the message is sent within the network of a single operator or sent across networks of different operators.


Hong Kong’s CDMA2000 Mobile Network Finally Launched

Hong Kong’s Office of the Telecommunications Authority announced that PCCW-HKT Telephone Limited has launched CDMA2000 mobile service in Hong Kong.


Linktone Reports Weak Wireless Revenue, Widening Operating Loss In China

Chinese wireless value-added services company Linktone (LTON) is fighting the tide of sinking wireless fortune as its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008 show it only recorded revenues of USD19.1 million, compared with USD20.5 million in the first quarter of 2008, and an operating loss was 58% of net revenues, […]


Wireless Widgets Top China Mobile’s Web 2.0 List

China Mobile (CHL) has started a semi-secret beta test of its mspaces.net, a Web 2.0 product based on Internet and mobile phone platforms.


China Telecom’s CDMA Tender Results Unveiled

The results of China Telecom’s (CHA) CNY27.9 billion CDMA network tender has been disclosed and the major parts of the contract have been gained by Huawei, ZTE and Alcatel-Lucent, which received about 40%, 40% and 20%, respectively.


KongZhong’s Revenue Up, Fueled Little By Mobile Advertising In China

Chinese wireless value-added services firm KongZhong (KONG) announced its unaudited second quarter 2008 financial results and says total revenues increased 10% sequentially to USD23.52 million.


China Unicom Completes Entire GPRS Upgrade

According to China Unicom (CHU), the company finished its upgrade from GSM to GPRS in the 31 cities and provinces across China by the end of June 2008 and all of its pre-paid and post-paid users are now able to enjoy the GPRS services.


China Mobile: Wireless Marketing Services Stopped During Olympics

China Mobile (CHL) has sent an internal memo to its partners which outlines the business management organization during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.


Henan China Unicom Invests CNY3 Billion To Upgrade GSM Network

China Unicom Henan branch introduced the progress of its GSM network expansion in a press conference held in Zhengzhou and announced plans to invest another CNY3 billion to improve its GSM network.