Verizon looks to AOL for mobile video boost — report

Verizon Communications has reportedly approached internet firm AOL about a potential acquisition or joint venture, as it looks to boost its mobile video offerings. According to Bloomberg sources, Verizon is mainly interested in AOL’s programmatic advertising technology, which is the …

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Mobile video on LTE already 5x greater than 3G

A report commissioned by analytics vendor Citrix has revealed the extent of LTE-based video streaming growth. The report focuses on the consumption of LTE-based services among global tier 1 operators; and concludes LTE is already generating five times greater data volume than 3G at operators that offer both.