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Zipmark expands its payment service for SMEs

US firm Zipmark plans to expand its mobile payments service for SMEs with the launch ...

Report: Samsung working on ‘smart’ watch

As rumours abound that Apple is beavering away at developing a wristwatch capable of performing ...

Microsoft to end WP8, 7.8 support in H2 2014

Microsoft will stop supporting Windows Phone 7.8 and 8 by the second half of 2014. ...

Iliad sees net profit fall in 2012

French operator Iliad saw a 26 per cent fall in net profit to EUR186.5 million ...

ARM’s CEO to step down

After 12 years at the helm of ARM, the UK-headquartered chip designer, Warren East (pictured) ...

NSN bullish in a “flat” mobile broadband market

Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) chairman Jesper Ovesen (pictured) expects the mobile broadband market to be relatively flat ...

Exclusive: Barclays may launch mobile service

UK retail bank Barclays is considering launching a mobile phone service, according to a customer ...

EA CEO announces resignation

The CEO of mobile and console games maker Electronic Arts, John Riccitiello (pictured), is to ...

BlackBerry CMO: “We want to be a strong number three”

Frank Boulben, chief marketing officer at challenged device vendor BlackBerry, has told Mobile World Live ...

Nonstop Games bags $2.9M seed funding

Finland and Singapore-based mobile games developer Nonstop Games has secured $2.9 million in seed funding ...

MWC13 Keynote: Viber CEO

Viber CEO Talmon Marco used his keynote address at this year’s GSMA Mobile World Congress ...

BlackBerry 10 to hit 100,000 apps in March

VIDEO INTERVIEW: BlackBerry is set to surpass 100,000 apps for its BB10 platform this month as momentum ...

Foursquare BB10 app gets up to speed

Foursquare has updated the BlackBerry 10 version of its check-in and recommendation app to include ...

WhatsApp targets iOS paid subscriptions

Mobile messaging service WhatsApp hopes to introduce paid subscriptions for iPhone users this year. Jan Koum, ...

Belgacom and partners to launch mobile wallet

Belgacom, BNP Paribas Fortis, a local bank, and management consultancy Accenture are to jointly launch ...

Marmalade launches first mobile game

Cross-platform development tool company Marmalade has launched its first mobile game for Android, BlackBerry and ...

Facebook sidesteps Google Play

Facebook is giving some of its Android app users the opportunity to automatically receive software ...

Dropbox acquires Mailbox email app

File-storage app maker and cloud vendor Dropbox has acquired the maker of email app Mailbox, ...

Sony launches two more Xperia smartphones

Sony Mobile has launched two new models in its Xperia range, the latest move to ...

iFone in Mexican stand-off against iPhone

Mexico’s Supreme Court has ruled that iFone, a local telecoms services company, is making proper ...