This week in telecom news, a Juniper Research Ltd. report found that mobile operators stand to lose $14 billion in potential sales as users opt for over the top (OTT) messaging services instead of the text messaging services provided by operators. Meanwhile, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has delayed its upcoming incentive auction to 2016 due to a lawsuit brought on by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB).
As customers demand more Internet of Things (IoT) services, service providers are seeing new revenue opportunities, according to a report from online security provider AVG Technologies. More than two-thirds of service providers plan to expand their current IoT offerings.
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