Tag Archives: Mobile Phones

Last.fm goes premium for mobiles

The online radio website, Last.fm has just announced that from the 15th of February, it will begin charging for streaming music to mobile phones. The website Last.fm will still remain free.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Facebook can now run on standard mobile phones

Facebook has now released a new application for online social networking designed for standard mobile phones. With the rise in Smart phone sales, Facebook users have been constantly on the move.. more
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Cherie Blair and Hilary Clinton back mobiles for women scheme

Cherie Blair and Hilary Clinton have thrown their weight behind a campaign to get mobile phones into the hands of more women in the developing world. It’s called the mWomen initiative,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Mobile use causing memory loss

There is a term “use it or lose it” that can be applied to research carried out by the life assistance company CPP. The study has found that as people in the UK become more reliant on their mobile and smart phones, the chances of.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Orange and T-Mobile become Everything Everywhere

Orange and T-Mobile’s move to join forces and become the UK’s “biggest communications company” has now been christened. The resulting company is to be known as Everything Everywhere. It’s a bold name, if a little unimaginative; presumably the alternative suggestions on the drawing board ran.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Motorola to launch Motoblur App

It was only the other day that Motorola announced it would be splitting into two distinctively separate businesses. The company has tried to sell off its set top box business but there was little interest and so this business has been combined with its mobile.. more
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Motorola STB division split

Having failed to sell its set top box division, the US-based communications giant, Motorola, has decided to take a different route by merging the set top box business with the less successful mobile phone business. This would remove the set top box business from Motorola’as.. more
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BT finally does something with Ribbit

It was back in 2008 when BT acquired the web-based phone service Ribbit. Since then the broadband and phone provider appears to have done little with the service, but there are now plans to roll out the Ribbit service next year. BT is looking for.. more
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Northern Ireland biggest mobile user

Those in Northern Ireland were found to rely on their mobile phones more than those who live in other UK regions, with 93% of households owning a mobile, according to new results from an Ofcom study, an increase of 8% from 2008. The Ofcom study.. more
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BBC launches TV live to mobiles

The BBC is making sure that its services can be seen no matter what device the viewer is using, with TV no longer restricted to the television set. The latest device to be chosen by the BBC is the mobile phone. It has released a.. more
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