The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared the potential £12.5 billion sale of EE to BT. A provisional decision was announced in October last year.
It means that the BT/EE merger is now likely to be completed on 29th January.
Categories: Networks and operators, News
Tags: uk, t-mobile, orange, bt, ee
Lenovo will stop branding mobile phones as 'Motorola' later this year, according to a report on CNET.
Apparently the mobile phones will now be described as 'Moto by Lenovo', although the Motorola name will remain as a division of Lenovo.
Categories: Handsets and manufacturers, News
Tags: motorola, smartphone, lenovo
Finnish mobile company Jolla says it has completed its latest investment round and has secured new financing for the company.
It follows an announcement in November, when co-founder Antti Saarnio described the company as being in a “death valley”.
Categories: Handsets and manufacturers, Operating systems, News
Tags: finland, smartphone, tablet, jolla, sailfish
A new report from wireless analyst firm Berg Insight predicts there’ll be 1 billion cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) subscribers by 2022.
It says the number of cellular M2M customers worldwide increased by 23% last year to a total of 265.2 million.
Tags: vodafone, research, europe, m2m, verizon
Apple has named Jeff Williams as its new Chief Operating Officer.
The role was previously held by Tim Cook until his promotion to CEO in 2011.
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