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T-Mobile readying operator billing rollout

Deutsche Telekom, parent of the T-Mobile brand operators, announced that its German customers can pay for apps downloaded from Android Market via their monthly phone bill or prepaid contract.

HP targets enterprises with app services

HP announced “new and enhanced” mobile application services which are intended to enable clients to ...

Square links up with Wal-Mart

Mobile payments provider Square has struck a deal with Wal-Mart so that its card reader ...

NZ mobile operators agree on new m-pay system

New Zealand’s three mobile operators Telecom New Zealand, 2degrees and Vodafone have jointly created a ...

Miniclip Mobile hits 50M iPhone game downloads in first year

British online gaming developer Miniclip’s mobile division has reached 50 million iPhone game downloads in ...

SoundHound music search coming to Acer Android devices

Sound search company SoundHound has teamed up with Acer to integrate its music search and ...

More than one-third of Android apps pulled from market

Analyst firm research2guidance said that while the number of apps submitted to Android Market has ...

Total Immersion opens AR platform to developers

Augmented reality company Total Immersion released a new version of its D’Fusion Studio technology, which ...

BlueStacks raises US14M in funding

App player provider BlueStacks has secured strategic investment from AMD, Citrix and others with total investment topping US$14 million

Microsoft launches Windows Phone app promotion programme

Microsoft has introduced its Your App Here advertising campaign to help Windows Phone developers promote their apps more effectively

Google updates mobile search advertising

Google has announced several new mobile search formats that combine search and apps with mobile advertising

RIM details BlackBerry Java platform axe

RIM addressed the future of its BlackBerry Java platform when it transitions to its next-generation BBX operating system, acknowledging that existing apps developed for BlackBerry will not be supported by the new OS.

Google confirms ICS set for open-source release

Google’s open source plans for the Ice Cream Sandwich version of Android came under the ...

Mobile games to play greater role for Capcom in future

Japanese game developer Capcom has said that it expects to be generating 30 percent of its revenue through mobile games downloaded by iPhone and Android users

Kwalee offers to help developers polish apps

UK-based mobile app developer and publisher Kwalee is looking to help iOS developers who have failed to make their apps commercially successful

RAZR: What’s in a name?

Karl Marx said that “history repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.” And so, ...

NFC for WP7 in 2012 but Microsoft will not enter m-pay market

Microsoft has confirmed that NFC capability will be included in its Windows Phone 7 OS ...

Paypal and m-commerce boost eBay’s Q3 results

Paypal expects to process US$3.5 billion of mobile payments this year, up from US$750 million ...

Report: WhatsApp allegedly snooping on customer messages

Mobile online texting app WhatsApp has reportedly breached the privacy of users

RIM unveils raft of new BlackBerry developer tools

RIM unveiled new tools and features for developers building apps for its current BlackBerry mobile devices and PlayBook tablet computer