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The Firefox OS sees success

The Firefox OS sees success

It is obvious for now that there will be more Firefox OS smart phones in future on the global scene, as Mozilla Inc. and its pa...

Nov 18 2013, 9:47am CST

Telefonica's O2 will Launch 4G LTE Network in UK on 29 August

Telefonica's O2 will Launch 4G LTE Network in UK on 29 August

O2's 4G LTE Network will be available on 29 August, 2013 in three cities across the UK - London, Leeds and Bradford. O2 wi...

Aug 1 2013, 6:45am CDT

Telefonica  to Buy KPN’s German Subsidiary E-Plus for $6.58 Billion

Telefonica to Buy KPN’s German Subsidiary E-Plus for $6.58 Billion Plus Shares

Telefonica, being a top Spanish telecom service, has made a deal with Dutch telecom company KPN to acquires its German subsidia...

Jul 23 2013, 4:42am CDT

ZTE Open Firefox OS Smartphone Launches in Spain Tomorrow for $90

ZTE Open Firefox OS Smartphone Launches in Spain Tomorrow for $90

Mozilla Firefox OS based smartphone 'ZTE Open' is going to hit Spanish markets tomorrow i.e. July 2 for €69/$90 off-c...

Jul 1 2013, 8:29am CDT

Telefonica shows off Thinking Things concept for the Internet of things

Telefonica shows off Thinking Things concept for the Internet of things

Thinking Things connects just about anything to the web...

Oct 25 2012, 1:11pm CDT

O2 Germany: €759 Galaxy Tab

O2 Germany: €759 Galaxy Tab

Just €99 up-front....

Oct 6 2010, 11:40am CDT

O2 Sneaks In An iPad Data Change

O2 Sneaks In An iPad Data Change

You wascally carrier....

Sep 17 2010, 12:14pm CDT

T-Mobile UK To Get iPhone 4

T-Mobile UK To Get iPhone 4

The iPhone 4 will be available on T-Mobile UK. The news comes via a twitter message from the company's official stream. “Fant...

Jun 8 2010, 12:47pm CDT

Dell Streak Hits O2 UK, June 4

Dell Streak Hits O2 UK, June 4

The Dell Streak is bound for the United Kingdom. Phandroid reports that O2's phone overview page for the Streak has been update...

May 27 2010, 9:42am CDT

UK Mobile Providers Expected to Fight for iPad Deal

The iPad wireless deal for 3G service in the US was a given for AT......

Mar 10 2010, 6:18am CST

Telefonica Launches New Novatel MC996D HSPA+ USB Modem

Telefonica Launches New Novatel MC996D HSPA+ USB Modem

Telefonica has announced that it will be offering a new HSPA+ USB modem from Novatel called the MC996D. The new modem is a high...

Jan 15 2010, 6:00am CST

GSMA 2010 Mobile World Congress Has Impressive List of Keynote Speakers

GSMA 2010 Mobile World Congress Has Impressive List of Keynote Speakers

CES 2010 and its 20,000 new product announcements kicked-off 2010 for gadget fans. Next stop for mobile phone fans is the GSMA...

Jan 14 2010, 6:22am CST

O2 Set to Spend Heavily on its Network

O2 has been apologizing to Londoners lately for the poor state of its mobile network in the city. The wireless carrier is blami...

Dec 30 2009, 5:44am CST

O2 Offers Total Connectivity For iPhone Customers

O2 announced the iPhone Total Connectivity Bolt On today, which allows new and existing iPhone customers to purchase the iPhone...

Nov 9 2009, 8:28am CST

Motorola Droid Goes Germany As Motorola Milestone On O2

The Motorola Droid gets a new name when it arrives on O2 in Germany. The Droid will be known as Milestone. I guess because Veri...

Nov 1 2009, 10:37am CST

Palm Pre Hits Spain, October 14th

Palm Pre Hits Spain, October 14th

If you live in Spain and you've been coveting the Palm Pre, today is your lucky day. Actually, October 14th is going to be your...

Oct 7 2009, 9:59am CDT

O2 Trials LTE Mobile Broadband

O2 Trials LTE Mobile Broadband

O2 has reportedly begun trialing its new LTE service that will bring much faster mobile broadband speeds to users. The company...

Oct 2 2009, 5:34am CDT

O2 Launches Palm Pre In The UK On 16th October

O2 officially announces the Palm Pre and will start shipping the first webOS Palm phone starting October 16th. German O2 custom...

Sep 24 2009, 7:34am CDT

T-Mobile UK and Orange UK Merger Is Official

We reported about the T-Mobile UK and Orange UK Merger yesterday when word got out. Today Deutsche Telekom and France Telecom o...

Sep 8 2009, 2:05am CDT

Orange UK and T-Mobile UK Create Joint Venture

We reported about the T-Mobile UK and Orange UK Merger yesterday when word got out. Today Deutsche Telekom and France Telecom o...

Sep 8 2009, 2:00am CDT

O2 Network Crashes

O2 Network Crashes

O2, the exclusive provider for the iPhone, had an unidentified network fault yesterday that brought portions of its network dow...

Jul 22 2009, 6:46am CDT

Palm Pre Set for UK Launch by Christmas

The Palm Pre is set to hit stores in the UK in time for holiday shopping this year. Telefonica, parent company to O2 has announ...

Jul 7 2009, 6:57am CDT

Palm Pre launches in Europe with O2 and Movistar

Palm Pre finally hits Europe! Palm today announced that the Palm Pre smartphone is scheduled to be available initially in the U...

Jul 7 2009, 3:18am CDT

Palm Pre: In Europe By September?

Palm Pre: In Europe By September?

It's no secret that the Pre is the last great hope for both Palm and Sprint. With the imminent release of the iPhone 3GS the pr...

Jun 17 2009, 11:50am CDT

O2 Refuses iPhone 3G S Upgrades to iPhone 3G Users Under Contract

O2 Refuses iPhone 3G S Upgrades to iPhone 3G Users Under Contract

If you are an iPhone 3G owners still under contract with O2 for your current device, it looks like you are stuck with your iPho...

Jun 10 2009, 6:52am CDT

Toshiba TG01 announced by DoCoMo and Telefonica

Toshiba TG01 announced by DoCoMo and Telefonica

Toshiba unveiled the ultra-thin (9.9mm) TG01 Windows Smartphone in February. Today DoCoMo and Telefonica announced plans to off...

May 25 2009, 3:50am CDT

UK mobile operators told to share

UK mobile operators told to share

It seems that the government may have to intervene if UK mobile operators cannot agree between themselves over how the radio sp...

Apr 8 2009, 4:00pm CDT

Free iPhone for 24 Month Tariff Coming from O2

If you have had your eye on a shiny new iPhone, but didn’t want to spend the money to get one on existing tariff plans from O2...

Mar 23 2009, 7:50am CDT

Telefonica and Vodafone announce European Collaboration

Telefónica and Vodafone today announce a wide-ranging strategic programme to share mobile network assets across selected Europe...

Mar 23 2009, 7:02am CDT

O2 and Vodafone Agree to Network Sharing

O2 and Vodafone Agree to Network Sharing

Rival UK phone operators Vodafone and O2 have announced that they will be sharing networks. Smaller players in the UK mobile ph...

Mar 16 2009, 7:53am CDT

O2 Sells One Million iPhones

O2 is reporting that it has now sold a million iPhones in the UK. Its success in the smartphone market has helped it record a 1...

Mar 2 2009, 8:01am CST

O2 Micro Gets Patent for PC/PDA Architecture

O2 Micro Gets Patent for PC/PDA Architecture

O2 Micro has announced that it has been granted a patent on a new PC Integrated with a PDA architecture. The patent number in q...

Jan 21 2009, 6:40am CST

O2 Announces 20Mbps broadband for under £10

O2 has unveiled new pricing plans that make it the cheapest 20Mbps internet offering in the UK. The price for the new 20Mbps se...

Dec 22 2008, 8:31am CST

O2 Launches Litmus App Store

O2 Launches Litmus App Store

Apple's App store for the iPhone has proven so successful it's no surprise that copy cat stores from other providers are poppin...

Dec 16 2008, 8:30am CST

T-Mobile throws O2 a Curve

Phone wars are brewing between T-Mobile and O2 as word comes out that not only is T-Mobile launching the BlackBerry Curve 8900...

Dec 12 2008, 7:46am CST

O2 Helps the Environment One Cell Phone Charger at a Time

O2 Helps the Environment One Cell Phone Charger at a Time

O2 has announced a new type of cellular phone charger called the O2 Universal Charger. The device claims to be able to reduce e...

Dec 3 2008, 7:45am CST

O2 Could Offer Subsidized MacBooks

O2 is in discussions with Apple to provide MacBook notebooks bundled with landline and mobile broadband subscriptions. The note...

Sep 26 2008, 6:57am CDT

O2 Offers Free Landline Broadband to Mobile Broadband Users

O2 Offers Free Landline Broadband to Mobile Broadband Users

O2 has announced that it will be providing free landline based broadband Internet service to subscribers to its mobile broadban...

Aug 1 2008, 7:58am CDT