Telco and the Internet of Things — bet on smart deals to accelerate growth
Telco IoT growth strategies and considerations for deal makers.
Telco IoT growth strategies and considerations for deal makers.
Will the Financial Services industry adapt to cloud computing
Efforts to streamline the visa award process, or strictly enforce current program requirements, could significantly impact US employers.
The FCC released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking which will reconsider the role of the FCC in regulating the internet and enforcing the principles of net neutrality.
An industry survey conducted by PwC and sponsored by Interactive Advertising Bureau
While OSPs currently rely on the “safe harbor” and “take-down” provisions of the DMCA to address copyright infringement by their users, it is becoming increasingly difficult for them to keep up with the sheer volume of notices and new innovations that make copyright infringement, not only easy, but often unintended.
We asked consumers if they would use personal devices that are smarter than they are. They’re enthusiastic—with reservations.
We take a look into how our economies are shifting from the 3rd to the 4th industrial revolution and how cross-pollination may benefits us all.
In a study that tracks trends in video content consumption, we found consumers in the driver’s seat, demanding more content choices and viewing options.
Tax rate benchmarking study for entertainment, media and communications sectors.
With the dawn of advanced technology in the automotive market, consumers are rethinking how to travel from point A to point B.
This new report analyzes large EMC deals, reveals the current landscape, and provides actionable steps for positioning megadeals for game-changing M&A success.
A certain amount of fear surrounds discussions on China's economy. In this "Cornering the Globe" report we discuss the opportunities to invest and profit from an adapting economy and changing population in China.
Highlights of SEC comment letters issued to companies in the entertainment, media & communications sector.
Will companies embrace the 'Know your Supply Chain' trend to better manage supply chain risks and increase network transparency?
With cities worldwide competing to attract talent, investment, tourists, and residents, public perception can mean the difference between flourishing and failing.
Although vastly diverse, Hispanics in the US have in common their strong attachment to new media, making them a highly coveted demographic.
A capabilities agenda for marketers and their partners.
Insights for telecom, cable, satellite, and Internet executives. Network Operators: Why making the most of the IoT opportunity means looking beyond the network and leveraging other assets – like your operational support system (OSS) and business support system (BSS).
Although most employees express relative satisfaction at work, they give poor marks to management and growth opportunities. That’s news to their employers.
The EU Commission's adoption of the E.U.-US Privacy Shield, uncertainty around the Shield’s permanence, and the future landscape of transatlantic data flows.
This release identifies the ways in which global stakeholders can take advantage of the shifting macroeconomic, geopolitical, and industry landscape for long-term growth.
Software defined networks are opening a shift in the telecommunications service provider marketplace. SD-WAN could provide flexibility and opportunity to address the need for lower total cost of ownership sought by MPLS providers.
Service providers struggle to balance the opportunities for global expansion with demands for regulation and privacy
Advancements in information and operational technology are driving the next industrial revolution
PwC’s Digital Revolution Summit brought together players in the global service provider ecosystem.
The DC Court of Appeals opinion addressing the FCC’s 2015 Open Internet Order, and more broadly the concept of Net Neutrality. The opinion upholding the Order is a big win for the FCC on more than one front.
While consumers are warming up to the idea of wearables, particularly in relation to health management, they remain skeptical of overall utility and hefty price tags.
This release highlights opportunities to capture growth that can be measured in terms of profit and generating returns.
PwC explores the opportunities and considerations involved for major players in hospitality and travel interested in building a presence in Cuba.
This report highlights the potential NPRM specific guidelines, actionable privacy and security requirements ISPs will now be required to follow.
The FCC proposed new rules requiring cable and satellite companies to “unlock” their set-top boxes. PwC explores the implications.
What implementation challenges will Privacy Shield face, causing concerns if it provides protection under EU law and uses personal data of EU citizens inside and outside of the EU?
Customizing content and marketing it effectively is becoming increasingly difficult for video content suppliers in a crowded market. The battle for viewers is on.
A clear correlation exists between product development maturity and successful business performance
The business environment within the Entertainment, Media & Communications (EMC) sector continues to change rapidly due to the emergence of new disruptive technology along with steady merger and acquisition activity.
Mobile operators have many routes to market. Sometimes these are referred to as the direct channel (through the operators’ own shops or websites) and the indirect channel (through independent dealers).
Introduction to the tax issues that may arise from the new sharing economy
The most comprehensive five-year economic forecast for entertainment and media industry revenue and ad spending.
The 2015 entertainment, media and communication (EMC) study providing data comparisons and insights for benchmarking your tax functions.
New revenue recognition rules could have a significant tax accounting method implications.
IFRS 15 - Determining and allocating the transaction price.
IFRS15 impact on Communications Companies: Capitalising the costs of acquiring and fulfilling customer contracts.
If the sharing economy has proven anything, it’s that business models cannot be taken for granted in a highly connected, rapidly changing world.
Efficient, effective customer service is essential. Consumers will penalize companies more for poor service than they will reward them for good service.
Vol 24: Recent IRS guidance provides safe harbor accounting methods for cable system operators.
Elimination of contingent revenue cap could result in earlier recognition of revenue.
This PwC study explains why, more than ever before, telcos are challenged with the need to evolve beyond network connectivity and provide distinctive service offerings.
The rapid growth of bitcoin has made it part of the business vernacular. But can it ensure the enterprise-level security that is necessary to inspire trust in users?
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