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Entry-level phones sought by Twitter for emerging markets

09 December on Blog

In attempts to expand its global footprint Twitter has come to an agreement with U2opia Mobile. Reuters claim that the company will deliver a microblogging service to end-users’ handsets using...

 

Apple gets market share bounce from 5C/5S (but iPhone 5 did better)

06 December on Blog

In the first full month of sales for Apple of their 5C and 5S iPhone models, the company experienced a share spike. However, when the iPhone 5 was released a...

 

HTC dealt a blow

05 December on Blog

A court has ruled that the HTC One Mini infringes one of Nokia’s patents and therefore should not be sold in the UK. From December 6th, the handset will effectively...

 

Huawei pledges £10m to support UK universities

04 December on Blog

£10m has been pledged to support technology research in British universities by Chinese infrastructure vendor Huawei, this comes as part of its previously announced £1.3bn investment in the nation. British...

 

UK mobile networks agree to a cap on stolen phones and work towards eliminating roaming fees

04 December on Blog

In a bid to reduce the charges that occur when roaming abroad or if a device is lost or stolen, four of the UK’s largest mobile phone networks have agreed...

 

Southeast Asia sees smartphone sales growth

03 December on Blog

In Southeast Asia there has been a rapid upswing in smartphone sales as more consumers upgrade from feature phones to smartphones. This is an example of emerging markets that are...

 

Will there be a mobile “spectrum crunch” by 2020 in the UK?

03 December on Blog

When it comes to keeping our smartphones, tablets, and other devices connected to the Internet, mobile spectrum is a key resource. Without it, there would be no connectivity whatsoever while...

 

BT, Cisco partner on cloud-based voice and collaboration

02 December on Blog

Cisco Wednesday and UK Telco BT have announced a joint venture where the two companies will together arrange a cloud-based voice and video collaboration platform named One Cloud Cisco. According...

 

Next steps outlined for Jolla by Myriad

02 December on Blog

The software specialist that has allowed Jolla devices to run Android apps, Myraid, is working on a start-up on how to let developers hone and tailor their applications for the...

 

Smartphone prices to fall by 13% in 2013

28 November on Blog

A strong decline in prices is driving growth in the smartphone market, according to research firm IDC, which forecast average selling prices (ASPs) in 2013 will fall 13% to $337...