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Brightstar deal means Post Office mobile network could be a thing

A dozen stamps, some parcel tape and a new SIM, please
Simon Rockman, 26 Jan 12:44

Then there were 3: Another UK mobile network borged ...

Analysis ... and what it all means for speed, coverage and phone masts
Simon Rockman, 23 Jan 15:36

Microsoft: We bought Skype. We make mobiles.. Oh, HANG ON!

Analysis EUREKA! We should put the two together
Andrew Orlowski, 23 Jan 15:03

Telefónica to offload O2 to Three daddy Hutchison for £10.25bn

Talks reported last week, confirmed on Friday
Paul Kunert, 23 Jan 09:32

FORCE Apple to support BlackBerry hardware, demands John Chen

Net neutrality bandwagon, meet spasming mobe-maker
Simon Rockman, 22 Jan 17:45

EE data network goes TITSUP* after mystery firewall problem

Updated Nothing Nowhere for thousands of angry paying customers
Kat Hall, 22 Jan 09:38

Want an Internet of Stuff? Not so 4K-ing fast ... yet – Akamai

Analysis 4K speeds long way off, but IPv6 growing – report
Faultline, 19 Jan 09:37
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Hong Kong mogul mulls MULTI-BEELLION POUND bid for O2 – report

Three daddy 'in talks' with Telefonica's UK mobile carrier
Kelly Fiveash, 18 Jan 14:12

US mobe network Sprint breaks ranks, says YES to net neutrality

Give me a forebeared Title II, baby, says CTO
Kieren McCarthy, 17 Jan 00:58


A year with Canada's Volvo-esque smartphone – The BlackBerry Z30

Comment It's a phone! It texts! It calls! It surfs the web. OK, it's rather nice
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If BT gets EE, it will trigger EU treasure hunt for fixed lines

Opinion Examining the motives of EU telco 'old boys' networks
Faultline, 31 Dec 08:37

OnePlus vs Micromax: Dream of Google-less Android now further away

+Comment Case highlights strange behaviour from Google-friendly VC-backed firm
Andrew Orlowski, 30 Dec 13:07
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Vodafone: For Pete's sake! Apple’s 'soft' SIM's JUST AN EE SIM

+Comment We feel like we're taking crazy pills...
Simon Rockman, 11 Nov 16:56


UK's landmark mobile not-spot deal already falling apart

Labour takes umbrage with parliamentary process (and money)
Simon Rockman, 16 Jan 16:51

Come now, don't be beastly to cellphone giants, Supremes tell America's town halls

If you're going to reject a phone mast, give time for an appeal
Shaun Nichols, 16 Jan 04:03

Microsoft rolls out even cheaper 'Notkia' Lumias

Spruces up bargain basement mobes
Andrew Orlowski, 15 Jan 12:59

5G needs new connectivity methods, say Spanish boffins

'No signal' not wanted in mm-wave world
Richard Chirgwin, 14 Jan 05:02

BlackBerry Enterprise chief: Yes, we did leave users behind

Interview Network intelligence - our secret weapon
Andrew Orlowski, 13 Jan 10:03

You go fast, but we go 'further' and 'deeper' – Voda tells 'Speedy' EE

UK network claims: Mobile doesn't NEED over 20Mbps
Simon Rockman, 13 Jan 09:35

Android users are massive wan … er … smut consumers

Brits top for tablet content views. Stiffen your sinews
Simon Rockman, 12 Jan 13:42

US govt opens door to Google The Cellphone Network

NTIA readies 100MHz in 3.5GHz spectrum for release
Kieren McCarthy, 10 Jan 00:32

Lenovo hopes to say Hello Moto to smartphone cash

Brand to account for 40% of its 2016 smartmobe sales
Simon Rockman, 09 Jan 13:15

BILLIONTH Indian mobile subscriber due in 2015

Growth is slowing, but this mobile cloud thing clearly has legs
Simon Sharwood, 09 Jan 03:05

Right, who feels like going to an Ofcom meeting? Anyone? Bueller?

Show 'em how 'public' feels about ‘effective competition’
Simon Rockman, 07 Jan 10:32

'Open' SIMs, brain chips and Google's Nest: What to expect in wireless in 2015

Analysis We look at events that will shape the industry this year
Wireless Watch, 06 Jan 09:34
Man in an orange jumpsuit clutches prison bars. Image by Shutterstock

No cellphones in cells, you slag! moots prison mobe zap law

Best hope you're not a PAYG user outside Pentonville
Simon Rockman, 05 Jan 16:01
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Whew, US cellcos... Better find a new revenue stream, QUICK

Analysis Value crashes across American mobile companies
Wireless Watch, 05 Jan 10:02
Huawei Campus Shenzhen Bantian

Huawei? Apple and Samsung's worst nightmare, pal

3 of the top 5 smartphone vendors now Chinese
Andrew Orlowski, 02 Jan 16:58
BlackBerry Passport

El Reg's Giant Mobile Industry Roundup of 2014: Part Deux

Part 2 BlackBerry squares, not-spots and ... cloudobile?
Andrew Orlowski, 01 Jan 11:29

T-Mobile US CEO on wearables: 'Apple Watch is the tipping point'

...and contracts are history, says crystal-ball-gazing bigwig
Simon Rockman, 31 Dec 12:24

El Reg's Giant Mobile Industry Roundup of 2014

Part 1 iPhone-gasms, a Wintel for phones and more...
Andrew Orlowski, 31 Dec 10:27