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UK mobile coverage is BETTER than EVER, networks tell Ofcom

Regulator swallows this line and parrots it back out at us. What are they playing at?
Simon Rockman, 13 Aug 06:03

Tech city types developing 'Google Glass for the blind' app

An app and service where other people 'see' for you
Simon Rockman, 12 Aug 15:16

Three floats Jolla in Hong Kong: Says Sailfish is '3rd option'

Network throws hat into ring with Linux-powered handsets
Simon Rockman, 12 Aug 14:15

Don't call it throttling: Ericsson 'priority' tech gives users their own slice of spectrum

Actually it's a nifty trick - at least you'll pay for what you get
Simon Rockman, 12 Aug 12:02

Ancient pager tech SMS: It works, it's fab, but wow, get a load of that incoming SPAM

Networks' main issue: they don't know how it works, says expert
Simon Rockman, 11 Aug 10:57

O2 vs Vodafone: Mobe firms grab for GCHQ, gov.uk security badge

No, the spooks love US best, say rival firms
Simon Rockman, 11 Aug 07:58

Ofcom sees RISE OF THE MACHINE-to-machine cell comms

Study spots 9% growth in IoT m2m mobile data connections
OUT-LAW.COM, 11 Aug 06:06

Telefónica bids for Vivendi's Brazilian bits: Telecom Italia gasps

A Spanish firm, a French firm and an Italian firm all meet up in Brazil...
Faultline, 08 Aug 10:03

'Up to two BEEELLION' mobes easily hacked by evil base stations

Black Hat 2014 videos Android, BlackBerry, and Apple fall to OMA-DM flaw – claim
Iain Thomson, 08 Aug 07:02

POW! Sprint kills T-Mobile US bid ... BAM! CEO Hesse is out

And new head honcho talks up 'extremely cost efficient' future... hmmm
Shaun Nichols, 06 Aug 19:34

Nanu nanu! Mork calling Orson on VoIP over 2G

Another player tries to crack free VoIP over mobile data
Simon Sharwood, 06 Aug 03:58

Verizon to FCC: What ya looking at? Everyone throttles internet traffic

'Such practices are widely accepted' telco responds to watchdog's probing
Shaun Nichols, 05 Aug 20:41
cloud

BT offers vanilla mobile deal to biz bods

Apps, cloud, Wi-Fi – let's play tick-box bingo
Simon Rockman, 05 Aug 16:04
A fake iPhone with electric shock capabilities

Surfing the web from Android? We KNEW it – sorry, iOS fanbois

About time too: fandroids dominate in buying devices
Jasper Hamill, 04 Aug 13:27

Opinion

Ask yourself, AT&T: Do you really want a Latin American adventure?

Opinion If this was a defensive move, why didn't you speak to Dish instead?
Faultline, 27 May 15:59

WTF is the Internet of Things and how insurers will use it against you

Sysadmin Blog The humbling sensation of having your stupidity monitored
Trevor Pott, 27 Nov 09:02

News

European networks giants have adjusted to life with Huawei at last

Analysis Ericsson expanding rapidly, Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia both upbeat
Wireless Watch, 04 Aug 10:13

Operators get the FEAR as Ofcom proposes 275% hike in mobile spectrum fees

Wait - aren't they increasing prices mid-contract? Hmm...
Simon Rockman, 01 Aug 15:29

Apple's iWatch may be DELAYED over sapphire glass supply problems

Fruity firm's November target may slip to the right
Jasper Hamill, 01 Aug 14:58

BlackBerry lands feature-light BBM on Windows Phone

Solid port, but Beta lacks vid chat and other extras
Andrew Orlowski, 01 Aug 12:24

Ah ha, mon amour violet ... French Iliad attempts to nibble on T-Mobile US

Offer for American telco may already have been tossed in le poubelle
Shaun Nichols, 01 Aug 01:30

T-Mobile US preps for $43 MEEELLION shower of gold on cram victims

Network braces for quarterly hit from repaying unwanted SMS charges
Shaun Nichols, 31 Jul 21:08

You, Verizon. What's with the download throttle? Explain yourself – FCC boss

Commission wants answers on plan to cap heavy users
Shaun Nichols, 31 Jul 01:08

iWallet: No BONKING PLEASE, we're Apple

BLE-ding iPhones, not NFC bonkers, will drive trend - marketeers
John Leyden, 30 Jul 11:17

Speak your brains on SIGNAL-FREE mobile comms

Live Chat Readers chat to the pair who flog the tech
Simon Rockman, 30 Jul 10:02
Bletchley Park Manor House, photo: Gavin Clarke

Trying to sell your house? It'd better have KILLER mobile coverage

More NB than transport links to next-gen buyers - study
Simon Rockman, 30 Jul 08:34

BlackBerry: We'll buy Angela Merkel's phone security company. HA!

Secusmart apparently to BOOST rep for snoop-proofness

FTC to mobile carriers: If you could stop text scammers being jerks that'd be just great

Here's a hint: let customers dispute slippery premium fees
Shaun Nichols, 28 Jul 22:45

What FTC lawsuit? T-Mobile US touts 10GB, $100 family-of-4 plan

Folks 'could use that money for more important things' says CEO Legere
Shaun Nichols, 28 Jul 19:20
Screenshots of the Samsung Z smartphone running Tizen

Samsung Z Tizen OS mobe is post-phoned – this time for good?

Russian launch for Sammy's non-droid knocked back
Micro SIM Card

The seven nations where SIM CARDS outnumber PEOPLE

PLUS: You'll never guess the nations where broadband's IN REVERSE!
Comparison of BlackBerry Passport with rectangular phones

BlackBerry: Toss the server, mate... BES is in the CLOUD now

BlackBerry Enterprise Services takes aim at SMEs - but there's a catch
Andrew Orlowski, 24 Jul 16:06
Photograph 13

Seeking LTE expert to insert small cells into BT customers' places

Is this the first step to a FON-a-like 4G network?
Simon Rockman, 24 Jul 10:01

BT: Hey guys, we've developed NEW MOBE TECH! It’s called... 2G

Zombie OnePhone claws its way out of the grave again
Simon Rockman, 24 Jul 08:02