WiFi To Defeat 3G? 3G To Kill Broadband?
Nokia's phones bring threat to carriers. T Mobile's broadband brings threat to Landline services.
An article in the Independent looks at a theme we covered several times on PSFK – the concept that WiFi could have a huge negative impact on mobile phone carriers and their attempts to promote their next generation service, 3G.
Nokia’s latest N-series phones are WiFi enabled and the along the Independent argues that together with rival devices from companies such as SonyEricsson and Samsung, these handsets could prevent the operators ever seeing a return on the £22.5bn they spent on their 3G licenses six years ago.