Category Mobile

Mobile User Experience Hampered by Copyright and Technology

A conference on mobile user experience highlights challenges for media application developers.

What’s Next for Nokia’s Comes with Music?

Usage statistics from Nokia’s music-bundling service point to increased musical adventurousness when users don’t have to pay for each track.

Rhapsody Adds iPhone Client

The big chance, finally, for music subscription services.

P.S. Note to RealNetworks: now how about a streaming Rhapsody application for the BlackBerry?

Intertrust Launches OMA DRM Trust Services

Intertrust expands its Marlin trust management services to OMA DRM 2.0, thereby promoting interoperability between the two technologies.

CTIA Roundup: Microsoft and Nokia

Microsoft’s PlayReady adds partners; Nokia’s Comes With Music expands geographies.

Samsung Licenses Intertrust Patents

A boost in the future prospects of Marlin DRM.

GSMA Mobile World Congress: Another View

By Bill Jones Last year more mobile phones were sold globally than the aggregate sales of TVs, PCs, and cars put together. There are approximately 4 billion mobile phones in a world of more than 6.5 billion people. Penetration rates in some European countries are 150% (Italy), while some are as low as 80% (France […]