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Time to create a holistic mobile ecosystem

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Mobile phones have transcended various phases of evolution since the time they began their journey. They have come a long way from being simple feature phones, which were meant for making calls and sending text messages.

phone32Today, mobile phones have evolved to become smartphones — more intelligent, interactive and capable of doing just about anything and everything that was earlier possible only on a computer.

However, this process of evolution doesn’t stop here. As the juggernaut of innovation marches on, it’s time for yet another quantum leap in the field of mobile phones. Much has been said and done about powerful processors and hardware specifications, versatile operating systems and killer apps.

India to ring in 2013 in the mobile sector

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For many of us in the mobile industry, 2012 has been a year with a lot to celebrate and a lot to be concerned about. Restrictions and regulations are growing. As we all know, that can cut both ways: too much regulation and we might see constraints on growth.

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