Telecommunications

Telecommunication is communication at a distance by technological means, particularly through electrical signals or electromagnetic waves. Due to the many different technologies involved, the word is often used in a plural form, as telecommunications.Early telecommunication technologies included visual signals, such as beacons, smoke signals, semaphore telegraphs, signal flags, and optical heliographs. Other examples of pre-modern telecommunications include audio messages such as coded drumbeats, lung-blown horns, and loud whistles.
Posts about Telecommunications
  • ‘The one to watch’: Amazon is set to turn the duopoly into a troika

    … grown as to where the aftershocks of Amazon’s move into media will be felt most, with executives from Vodafone, WPP and ITV among those at the conference to offer their opinions. Amazon’s potential to bypass brands WPP CEO Martin Sorrell recounted a recent conversation with a client who pointed out that Amazon could easily use Alexa to connect…

    Digiday- 14 readers -
  • Success Stories From Twitter’s Front Lines

    …, telecommunications, fashion, retail, consumer packaged goods and financial services–each making the most of Twitter. A QSR increased awareness of new items on its breakfast menu. Breakfasts have always been tantalizing for fast-food chains, but providing it is notoriously difficult. When a QSR challenger jumped into the game recently, it deployed…

    AllTwitterin Twitter- 37 readers -
  • Brian Monahan Joins Pinterest as Head of Vertical Strategy

    … Pinterest went shopping at Walmart.com and came away with a new head of vertical strategy. Brian Monahan joined the social network in that role, after serving as head of marketing for the retail giant’s online presence. Monahan is tasked with developing and managing marketing programs to increase awareness, enhance adoption and drive revenue…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 20 readers -
  • Facebook Eyes Internet.org Free Basics Launch in U.S. (Report)

    … that Facebook has yet to engage in talks with major wireless carriers, instead focusing on smaller providers. Facebook issued the following statement to Fung: While we have nothing to announce, Facebook’s mission is to connect the world, and we’re always exploring ways to do that, including in the U.S. MoffettNathanson telecommunications analyst Craig…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 22 readers -
  • It Pays to Provide Customer Service via Twitter (Report)

    … one entire point hither, 2.66 compared with 3.66. Quick responses are key: When airlines responded to customers’ tweets in less than six minutes, those customers were willing to pay nearly $20 more to fly with that airline on future trips. In the telecommunications industry, customer were willing to pay $17 per month more for phone plans when…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 19 readers -
  • 4 Tech Trends You Need To Get Prepared For

    … for businesses utilizing touch commerce. While most businesses offer the consumer the opportunity to pay with their mobile device, the method has not seen huge numbers of usage. However, experts believe that important updates will make these transactions easier and more convenient, leading to a surge of use. According to a leading telecommunications…

    The Blog Herald- 16 readers -
  • iOS Push Notifications Have a 41% Opt-In Rate (Infographic)

    … found that telecommunications apps have the highest opt-in rate for push notifications, at 56 percent. Telecom apps were followed by finance and travel apps, both at 51 percent, and entertainment apps at 43 percent. Overall, South America was found to have the highest iOS opt-in rate, at 44 percent. South America was followed by Africa and Asia…

    AllTwitter- 27 readers -
  • 7 Things to Keep in Mind When Creating Facebook Carousel Ads

    … Featured Jobs Public Relations Account Executive / Media Specialist The S3 Agency Boonton, New Jersey Editorial Assistant, Political Science and Philosophy W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. New York City, New York Event Producer/Planner Marketing Factory, Inc Venice, California Account Executive Hue & Cry Flatiron, New York City Executive…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 5 readers -
  • Open Compute Project, Telecom Giants Form OCP Telco Project

    … By David Cohen on Jan. 28, 2016 - 1:00 PM The Open Compute Project, which was founded by Facebook in 2011 to focus on technology for data centers, is taking aim at telecommunications. Open Compute Project president and chairman and Facebook vice president of infrastructure Jason Taylor announced in a blog post that AT&T, Deutsche…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 11 readers -
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