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    • Posted by Tony Poulos
    • January 20, 2014
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    First published in June 2013
    Six years ago, just before the smartphone era, mobile network operators (MNOs) were trying to get people to use their networks for data transfers, but they weren’t having much luck. There were plenty of reasons why t...
    • Posted by Alex Leslie
    • January 16, 2014
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    Apple, it is fairly certain, does not like six year olds. Individually, Apple executives almost certainly have only the fondest feelings for six year olds of course, but corporately they have cost them millions. And tens of thousands of complaints. And bi...  more
    • Posted by Alex Leslie
    • November 27, 2013
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    A coveted BillingViews Award will be awarded at an Awards Ceremony to the first telco who is doing something like this. Enter Now!
    • Posted by Alex Leslie
    • November 8, 2013
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    This scenario strengthens the argument that billing needs to get closer to the device, must be under the control of the customer and must have real-time capabilities backing it up.
  • This is not Armageddon or a plague but a recent report from Ovum forecasting that global mobile service revenues will actually decline by 1%.
    • Posted by Tony Poulos
    • October 14, 2013
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    Alex Leslie, Publisher of Billing Views, is interviewed at Informa's NG BSS and Pricing Mobile Data events in London. He discovers that data is not a product and that telcos are still confusing customers with data pricing options.
     
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    • Posted by Tony Poulos
    • September 18, 2013
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    Five years ago I became besotted with the idea that billing could be decentralised from servers to the handset. Is the time right now?
    • Posted by Tony Poulos
    • September 9, 2013
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    All in all, this report has crystallized some important trends and changes for the telecoms industry. While the discussions about the coming of real-time have been going on for some time, this report puts the timescales and priorities into clear perspective.