The number of active mobile broadband devices is expected to reach 34 million by the end of 2015, according to a new report from The NPD Group.
That’s almost a 50% increase from 2013.
Categories: Handsets and manufacturers, Networks and operators, News
Tags: research, usa, tablet, broadband
Nokia has advised UK customers with a Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet NOT to use the AC-300 mains charger or optional travel charger any more.
It says it’s possible for the plastic cover of the plug to become loose, which could expose live wires inside.
Categories: Handsets and manufacturers, News
Tags: nokia, windows, tablet, safety
The Orange Money service now has 10 million customers worldwide, less than six years after it launched and less than two years after passing the 5 million mark.
Last year, transactions worth over €2.2 billion were conducted through Orange Money.
Categories: Networks and operators, Applications, News
Tags: orange, payments, banking, africa
A new hackathon says its focus on ‘solving real business challenges’ makes it different from most other hackathons.
It’s being run by London-based DevLab and will take place at Canary Wharf next month.
Categories: Applications, News
Tags: uk, london, applications, hackathon
Telefónica has announced the creation of a mobile advertising exchange platform called Axonix.
It’s been set up in partnership with GSO Capital Partners, which is part of investment company Blackstone.
Categories: Networks and operators, News
Tags: telefonica, advertising, uk
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