Articles by garethspence
Gareth Spence is a communications professional focused on developing a global dialogue on the key technologies that are driving the networking industry forward. Closely examining society’s use of broadband networks, Gareth explores the increasingly converged world and assesses the true impact of the digital revolution. With a career founded in journalism and new media, Gareth is intent on building a discussion on how increased connectivity is changing the modern world.
Raise the topic of 4G networks with anyone in the tech industry and you’ll often receive a flurry of smiles and wide-eyed dreaming. Ask the same audience what services they [...]
There can be few people in the tech sector who could have predicted how pervasive the smartphone would become. Recent estimates suggest that by 2015 there will be over 1 [...]
The market’s response to Microsoft’s purchase of Skype has been far from welcoming. A sharp drop in Microsoft’s share price was followed last week by public calls for Steve Ballmer’s [...]