The secret smartphone war over the struggle for control of the user
Posted in: Mobile & Wireless at 30/09/2016 16:21
There's a war going on behind closed doors for control of your smartphone. It's between the phone makers and the operators, but it's not over privacy or data or cost - it's over you.
The battles are raging over who owns the consumer and your phone: is it the buyer or the manufacturer? And is the smartphone a device you purchase, or a service you pay for monthly?