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Mobivox expands to Spain

Mobivox and international calling service, has expanded its coverage of its free calling service to Spain. Mobivox members in anumber of locations across Spain including, Murcia, Granada, Vitoria-Gasteiz ,Vigo, Gijon, Terrassa,.. more
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E-Plus Mobilfunk and Alcatel-Lucent extend partnership

German based E-Plus Mobilfunk has extended it’s contract with Alcatel-Lucent from three to five years. Alcatel-Lucent will continue to maintain and expand the Mobilfunk network during this time. The initial deal.. more
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Nokia devices can now use Boingo to go online

Wi-fi access provider Boingo Wireless has announced that it’s Boingo Wi-fi service is now compatible with a selected range of Nokia mobile communication devices. Using the Boingo mobile software, the selected.. more
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Vodafone to increase availability of 3G in Hungary.

Vodafone has announced that it is teaming up with Huawei Technologies to increase the rate at which its broadband mobile data network develops at. In particular Vodafone is seeking to increase the availability of it’s 3G (HSDPA) adding a number of new hotspots to Budapest.. more
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Motorola and Bolloré Télécom trial WiMax in Paris

French based Bolloré Télécom has partnered with mobile communications firm Motorola in order to trial WiMax technology in the French capital. The trial aims to aid Bolloré Télécom as it designs its WiMax system. The eventual aim will be to create a nomadic broadband service.. more
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Blackberry Pearl arrives in Italy

RIM and TIM have announced that the BlackBerry Pearl 8120 Smartphone will be launched in the Italian market. The Blackberry combines both business and leisure functions and is aimed at high end users. The phone will be available exclusively from TIM until December 2007. The.. more
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European commission expresses concern over Bulgarian emergency number

The European commission has expressed concerns over the availability of 112 the Bulgarian emergency number. The European commission will launch an infringement proceeding against Bulgaria, for lack of availability of the number. There are some concerns however that the case will not actually make it’s.. more
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Blackberry Curve 8310 Smartphone arrives in Luxembourg

L UXGSM and Research In Motion (RIM) have partnered to launch the Blackberry Curve 8310 Smartphone in Luxembourg. RIM have claimed that the Blackberry Curve 8310 is the lightest and smallest smart phone with a full QWERTY keyboard. RIM also claim that the Blackberry Curve.. more
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Latvian Mobivox users get “free” calls

International calling service Mobivox has announced that it’s free calling service is now available in Latvia. Mobivox users can connect for free ( though local phone costs still apply) via a mobile or landline and talk to other Mobivox users in over forty territories for.. more
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Apple goes Orange in France

Orange France, has won the contract to be the exclusive carrier of the Apple iPhone in France. The phone is due to launch in the European country on November 29th. The iPhone is a combination of a number of products into one handset. It acts.. more
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