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Yandex Wonder app blocked by Facebook — reports

Russian web search company Yandex said its Wonder social networking search app for iOS devices ...

Retailers benefitting from apps growth

Flurry said “the retail industry is colliding with the mobile app economy”, following reports which ...

T-Mobile Poland has 5,500 mobile wallet subs – report

T-Mobile Poland said it has 5,500 subscribers to its NFC-based mobile wallet service. The operator ...

US mobile bill payment small but rising – survey

Bill payments via mobile devices still account for a relatively small percentage of bill payments ...

AT&T to pay $1.9B for Verizon Wireless spectrum

US number-two operator AT&T has signed an agreement to acquire a number of 700MHz spectrum ...

FCC looks to speed mobile broadband rollouts

US regulator the Federal Communications Commission announced plans to “streamline the deployment of mobile broadband ...

China Mobile eyes up overseas expansion opportunities – report

China Mobile is said to be looking at investing in five new markets, suggesting that ...

Four operators express interest in Myanmar licences

Four operators have expressed interest in bidding for two national mobile licences in Myanmar following ...

WiGig Alliance Chairman outlines WiFi merger rationale; expects product delay

The group behind a new wireless technology designed to connect consumer devices at up to ...

Orange switches on LTE in Paris

Orange France has switched on its first commercial 4G-LTE network in Paris today, vowing to ...

Square COO left after sexual harassment claims

Keith Rabois, the COO of mobile payments firm Square, resigned following the threat of a ...

Samsung dominates Q4 device shipments

IDC and Strategy Analytics announced their assessments of the mobile device market in the last ...

Nokia’s Q4 numbers show continued Chinese conundrum

Nokia’s Q4 results showed that while the company is now seeing some positives from its ...

Telefonica unveils plan to close European digital skills gap

Telefonica has outlined a number of targets to help tackle unemployment and close the digital ...

Smartphone growth slows as record shipments revealed

Smartphone shipments hit a record 700 million units in 2012 according to analyst firm Strategy ...

Square loses COO in surprise departure

US mobile payments firm Square has announced that Keith Rabois (pictured), the company’s chief operating ...

Samsung cautious for 2013, despite stellar Q4

Samsung announced impressive results for the fourth quarter of 2012, while at the same time ...

Lenovo CFO hints at RIM move

Chinese computer firm Lenovo has mischievously hinted that it is looking at making a bid ...

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iPhone sales propel AT&T to record smartphone quarter

US number-two AT&T reported virtually flat sales in Q4 despite quarterly smartphone sales topping 10 ...

Businesses facing enterprise “app gap”

Organisations are not moving fast enough to develop and deploy mobile apps for staff, customers ...