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Microsoft updates WP7.8 SDK

Microsoft announced an update to its Windows Phone 7.8 SDK, although it has provided little ...

Facebook pips Google Maps to become top US app

Facebook overtook Google Maps to become the “number one US mobile app” at the end ...

Mimvi files app discovery patent

App discovery player Mimvi filed a patent for a new recommendation and analysis technology with the ...

App Store predicted to gain 435k apps in 2013

More than 435,000 new apps will be added to Apple’s App Store by the end ...

Nintendo confirms mobile moves

Games giant Nintendo is set to offer a smartphone app supporting its Miiverse content, marking ...

Apple pulls 500px photo sharing app

Photo sharing app 500px has been withdrawn by Apple from the App Store for making it too ...

Smartphone subsidies driving mobile broadband growth in Latin America

Calum Dewar of Wireless Intelligence discusses how subsidising is driving smartphone penetration and data use ...

Nokia cuts dividend, reports Q4 profit

Nokia detailed its results for the fourth quarter of 2012, which Stephen Elop, its CEO, ...

RCOM financial charges continue to hit profit

Indian number-three operator Reliance Communications (RCOM) recorded another sizeable drop in profit for the quarter ...

Taiwanese m-pay venture approved but with conditions

Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission has approved a mobile payments joint venture between five operators and ...

Survey: top chart positions key for app discovery

While there are an estimated 52.2 million visits to Apple’s App Store in the UK ...

Investors cheered by reports of Indian price rises

India’s leading mobile operator Bharti Airtel is to increase the prices of voice calls, according ...

Tim Cook

Apple posts record sales; Wall Street unimpressed

Apple shares slipped 10 percent following release of the iPhone-maker’s latest financial results last night ...

Telefonica, PT hit back at EC fine

Telefonica said it will appeal a European Commission decision which imposed fines related to an ...

T-Mobile aims to make NFC “a reality” in 2013

T-Mobile USA is working with a number of partners to bring “a variety of NFC ...

The future of mobility: your sofa

Vendors have been mucking around with screen sizes for years; now it’s time to add ...

Brazil’s Oi dismisses CEO

Brazilian operator Oi has unexpectedly dismissed its CEO, Francisco Valim (pictured), just 16 months into ...

Motorola fortunes “variable for quite a while” – Google

Motorola was once again a drag on parent Google’s earnings last quarter, posting a $353 ...

EE revises UK LTE pricing for second time

UK number-one operator EE has tweaked the pricing for access to its LTE network for ...

AT&T to acquire Alltel rural wireless assets

AT&T has agreed to buy wireless spectrum and assets from retail wireless operator Atlantic Tele-Network ...