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European Council pushes back on wholesale roaming pricing

The European Council proposed  to more than double the maximum wholesale price operators can charge ...

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Obama set to block Chinese acquisition

US President Barack Obama will today block the proposed $716 million sale of German semiconductor ...

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Smartwatches not on Moto agenda

Lenovo’s Motorola, which has already opted not to launch a smartwatch in 2016, now said it ...

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AT&T fears recede after Trump appointments

AT&T executives are confident that the proposed $85.4 billion takeover of Time Warner will receive ...

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India’s Jio hits 52M subs, extends free data offer

India’s 4G newcomer Reliance Jio Infocomm claims to have signed up 52 million subscribers in ...

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China’s top makers generate 11% of global handset profit

China’s top four mobile phone makers accounted for nearly 11 per cent of the $10.2 ...

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Australia commits $158M to expand rural coverage

The Australian government announced that the second round of its mobile black spot programme will ...

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Five firms interested in Philippines spectrum auction

Five companies reportedly have expressed interest in participating in an auction for a third spectrum ...

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WeChat censors users outside China too, finds report

Tencent’s WeChat messaging app, which is extremely popular in its home market of China, censors messages that ...

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Uber wants to “always” track user location

Uber now asks users to agree to share their location with the app all the ...

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Google intros App Maker for businesses

Google launched App Maker, a “low-code” tool for creating custom enterprise apps for mobile, as part ...

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EU to decide if Uber is app or transport firm

Judges at the European Union Court of Justice in Luxembourg are deliberating on whether Uber ...

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Finland opposes roaming proposal

Finland’s minister of transport and communications, Anne Berner, is set to argue for further reductions in wholesale ...

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HMD sets stage for Nokia devices comeback

The “strategic agreement” which will see the Nokia brand return to mobile devices has come ...

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Facebook Messenger gets games

Facebook added games to its Messenger app, enabling users to play from within conversations. Titles available include Words with ...

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KPN ups European momentum for LTE-M

Dutch operator KPN followed rival Orange in revealing support for cellular LTE-M technology for low power wide ...

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Sports retailer boosts digital play with app deal

US retailer Dick’s Sporting Goods acquired GameChanger Media, maker of a live scoring app, to expand ...

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Malware attacks over 1M Google accounts

Malware called Gooligan breached the security of more than 1 million Google accounts, initially spreading through “tens of ...

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Reliance Industries makes payments push

India’s Reliance Industries unveiled Jio Money Merchant Solutions, an ambitious plan to introduce digital payments ...

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Fitbit set for Pebble buy – report

Fitbit is in “advanced talks” to acquire smartwatch pioneer Pebble, according to Financial Times (FT), ...