Disruptors are dialing up the pressure in telecom, overcoming the high barriers to entry in one of the market's most capital-intensive industries.
A mobile billing system eliminating the need for debit and credit cards in online purchases by billing directly to mobile phone numbers.
A scalable satellite solution for continuous, high-quality broadband access anywhere in the world, including in transit situations, air, land and sea.
Broadcast quality video over cellular technology for live transmission in standard definition and high definition globally.
A cloud-based platform that allows developers and businesses lacking any physical telecom infrastructure to create scalable communications systems.
An unlimited text, audio and video messaging app that works with any existing mobile plan.
Avi Cohen, LiveU COO & co-founder, explains how his company is changing the television business by broadcasting anywhere.
Ridesharing app Uber announces a service aimed at making the company more valuable for business travelers.
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Facebook and Uber discussed possibly integrating the rideshare service with Facebook Messenger app. Re/Code reports.
The 2014 CNBC Disruptor 50: The most innovative start-ups in business.
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