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More than 40 percent of insurers see Google as a potential threat

More than 40 percent of insurers see Google as a potential threat

Written by on March 1, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

LONDON (Reuters) – More than 40 percent of insurers see Google as a potential threat because of its strong brand and ability to use customer data, a report released on Tuesday said. And young, mobile phone-friendly consumers may bypass traditional insurers for “new, more nimble” competitors, consultancy Capgemini’s annual world insurance report said. Google beat […]

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Never under-estimate the danger of connecting everything

Never under-estimate the danger of connecting everything

Written by on November 19, 2015 in Opinion with 0 Comments

It seems that even though we are now in real danger of our very infrastructure being attacked and diverted we will not slow down in our crusade to connect everything that sits still long enough. Although we make fun of various elements of the connected home, there is a serious and dark side to them […]

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Making ‘moola’ from OTT

Written by on August 27, 2012 in BillingViews, Opinion with 0 Comments

As the ‘threat’ from the OTT players continues to cause heated discussion throughout the industry, Tony Poulos points to new research from Mobile Squared. If OTT players are behaving like walled gardens, a) it seems familiar and b) the operators did not succeed. A real opportunity for mobile operators. This article also appears in the […]

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