Twitter’s new Fabric offering isn’t just a pitch for developers — the company’s future is at stake

With the launch of the Fabric suite of tools, Twitter is betting the company on a plan to become a full-fledged mobile services provider for other apps and services -- but it needs to convince developers that it is no longer the rapacious and self-interested dictator it once was…

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Lights, phones, action: Ericsson and Philips want to brighten your city while boosting your coverage

Meet Zero Site, a new concept for street lighting that includes a tiny mobile base station. Launched along with an innovative financing scheme, there are huge benefits to be had for municipalities, carriers and mobile users alike -- but possible risks, too.…

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