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Samsung leading smart devices volume, Apple leading value – IDC

The so-called ‘smart connected device’ market grew by 27.1 percent year-on-year in Q3, according to ...

Huawei to invest in R&D in Finland

Chinese infrastructure vendor Huawei said it will invest EUR70 million in a new research and ...

FTC: Apps for children failing on privacy

US watchdog the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a report into the privacy practices of ...

Study: Google app verification failing to deliver

Only 15.32 percent of apps containing malware were detected by Google’s recently announced on-device app ...

Google offloads Moto manufacturing plants, shutters Motorola Korea

Google is to transfer control of its Motorola manufacturing facilities in China and Brazil, while ...

Orange targets commercial NFC launch in Spain

Orange aims to launch commercial NFC services in Spain next year, a move that would ...

China Mobile presents its NFC rollout plans

At the GSMA NFC & Mobile Money Summit earlier this year China Mobile outlined how ...

New venture claims mobile first for the developing world

Arnaud Ventura, Co-Founder of mBank Group, and Tricia Dizon, Head of Financial Services at Smart ...

Orange targets commercial NFC launch in Spain

INTERVIEW: Orange aims to launch commercial NFC services in Spain next year, a move that would mark the company’s fourth European deployment of the technology.

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LG Optimus L range passes 10M sales

LG Electronics said it had sold more than 10 million of its Optimus L-Series smartphones, ...

Kaspersky: Android malware a trend of 2012

Security company Kaspersky Lab identified the “continued rapid growth of Android malware” as one of ...

Pocket Gems moves into app publishing

Mobile social games company Pocket Gems said it is moving into the mobile publishing market, ...

MoMinis secures US$6M investment

Israel-based mobile gaming company MoMinis has secured US$6 million in second round funding, which will ...

Half of NFC smartphone owners have made a mobile payment – study

A study has found that half (52 percent) of UK users with a NFC-enabled smartphone ...

GREE announces US job cuts and dev fund

Japanese social gaming company GREE announced it will make job cuts in the US, as ...

Delta facing app privacy lawsuit

Delta Air Lines is the first company to be taken to court by California’s Attorney ...

Square launches mobile gift cards

Square has updated its wallet app so that consumers can order gift cards using their mobile ...

Report: Facebook sued in Germany over app data

Consumer organisations in Germany are suing Facebook for continuing to share personal data with third-party ...

EC strengthens case for Chinese vendor investigation

The European Commission (EC) has bolstered its case for an investigation into whether Chinese vendors Huawei ...

Vodafone forms two mhealth partnerships

Vodafone Group created two partnerships that will use mobile technology to support childhood vaccination in sub-Saharan ...