Latest Stories

Ovum survey shows key role of loyalty for m-commerce

Mobile financial service providers should look to add loyalty services to engage and retain customers, ...

Legere hails subs growth as T-Mobile US earnings rise

T-Mobile US added 8.2 million subscribers in 2016, as it revealed strong growth in net income and revenue ...

Verizon and AwesomenessTV quit premium content JV

Verizon’s plan to develop a premium video content service with AwesomenessTV was scrapped in favour ...

T-Mobile taunts Verizon with unlimited tariff upgrades

T-Mobile US turned the screw on rival Verizon Wireless, announcing it will expand the services ...

Vodafone slams EE over UK emergency network details

Vodafone UK hit out at rival EE for failing to provide sufficient information on the ...

Apple stokes rumour mill with WPC membership

Apple’s name now appears in the Wireless Power Consortium’s (WPC) list of members, sustaining rumours ...

ZTE cautions on financial impact of US trade woes

ZTE warned expected US trade sanctions imposed on the company are likely to hit its ...

Google facing Korean smartphone platform probe

South Korean authorities are reported to be looking at whether Google interfered with Samsung’s development ...

Idea reports first quarterly net loss as tariffs plunge

Idea Cellular, India’s third largest mobile operator, reported its first-ever quarterly net loss for its ...

Grab nears deal to acquire payment startup for $100M

Southeast Asian ride-sharing platform Grab reportedly is close to finalising a deal to acquire Indonesian ...

Blog: HKT steps up war of words with regulator OFCA

Hong Kong’s largest telecoms operator HKT continued its long-running campaign against the territory’s telecoms regulator, ...

Australian banks reduce demands in Apple Pay row

A consortium of Australian banks embroiled in a fierce clash with Apple over use of ...

Norway’s banks partner to seize mobile wallet initiative

Norwegian bank DNB spun off its mobile payments arm and divided shares with 105 other financial ...

Huawei goes all out on video, 5G and cloud at MWC17

Huawei used its pre-Mobile World Congress 2017 media briefing to position itself as “the real ...

WhatsApp rolls out two-factor authentication security

WhatsApp’s 1.2 billion users will now have access to two-step verification, which means if someone ...

Oracle launches fresh appeal in Google Java case

Oracle filed another appeal in a long-running row with Google over the use of Java in its ...

Pai slams net neutrality as “depression-era rules”

The new chairman of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Ajit Pai said he will ...

FCC incentive auction nets $19.6B

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) auction to reallocate broadcast spectrum to mobile operators reached ...

Verizon backtracks on unlimited tariffs

Verizon launched a new package offering its customers unlimited data, as the US market leader ...

Apple slashes 2017 India revenue target by $1B

India’s so-called demonetisation strategy, which is removing high-value currency notes from circulation to fight tax ...