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BlackBerry 10 users unhappy with ported Android apps

Android apps that have been ported for use with BlackBerry 10 are proving unpopular with ...

PayPal, Square want retailers to ditch their cash registers

PayPal and Square are separately trying to persuade retailers to trade in their old-fashioned cash ...

Apple hits 50B download milestone

Apple said that its 50 billionth app download had taken place, stating that customers are ...

Google to offer P2P payments via Gmail

Google has integrated its wallet service with Gmail so users can send money to other ...

Operators look to tablet devices to drive 4G migration and usage

NEW ANALYSIS: As 4G-LTE networks continue to expand across mature markets, there is evidence that ...

NTT Docomo targets 150Mb/s LTE

NTT Docomo, Japan’s number one operator by subscribers, aims to unveil a 150Mb/s LTE-based service ...

DT finance head puts £10B price tag on EE

Deutsche Telekom mooted a value of £10 billion for EE, its UK joint venture with ...

AT&T head: new approaches to boost performance

Randall Stephenson, CEO of AT&T, expects the company to improve its mobile performance in the second ...

Google takes action against Microsoft in YouTube app spat

Google has taken action to stop Microsoft from distributing its YouTube app for Windows Phone ...

Telecom Italia to trial mobile ticketing

Telecom Italia has struck an agreement with three Italian public transport companies and the SIA ...

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Telefonica, MasterCard to launch mobile money service in Brazil

A joint venture between Telefonica and MasterCard is launching a mobile money service in Brazil ...

Galaxy S4 is Samsung’s fastest-selling smartphone — report

Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S4 has become the company’s fastest-ever selling smartphone, with six million shipped, ...

Vodafone Germany complements mobile with fixed broadband deal

Vodafone Germany signed a preliminary contract with Deutsche Telekom to access the incumbent’s high-speed broadband ...

Android smartphone profits hit $5.3B in Q1

Global profits from the sale of Android smartphones hit $5.3 billion during the first quarter ...

Google hits 48B app downloads, unveils dev updates

Google said it had passed 48 billion downloads from Google Play, at roughly the same ...

Fundamo chief worries about Indian regulation

Regulation is holding back the potential of mobile money services in India according to Hannes ...

Rovio to publish third party apps

Mobile games maker Rovio is to publish third party games under the Rovio Stars brand. ...

BlackBerry takes BB10 to mass market with Q5

BlackBerry announced the third device in its BlackBerry 10-powered range, Q5, which it described as ...

Docomo updates smartphone line

Japanese number-one operator NTT Docomo announced its “2013 summer lineup”, which includes nine smartphones, one ...

LG debuts enterprise-focused smartphone

LG Electronics launched what it claims is “the first smartphone with privacy and business virtualisation ...