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Truphone updates local call service with membership option

Mobile VoIP provider and virtual network Truphone has updated its Local Anywhere service. Until now, customers have had to choose a specific country from before receiving local rates for calls.

The company has now launched Truphone Membership, which offers local rates in all Truphone countries for just £10 a month.

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Orange France launches 'unlimited' mobile tariff for £134 per month

Orange France has just announced an unlimited mobile phone tariff called Origami Jet. It'll be available from tomorrow and will include:

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25 billion downloads from app stores to mobiles in 2015

Last year, around 2.6 billion applications were downloaded from 'app stores' to consumer mobile phones. In 2015, that figure is expected to be 25 billion.

It's the latest calculation from Juniper Research, which also notes that 'freemium' – free to download but with chargeable options later - is becoming the most popular business model for apps.

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BT challenges mobile dominance of smart metering

BT has formed a partnership with Arqiva and Detica to build a dedicated radio network designed for 'smart metering' in the UK. Existing GSM and GPRS technology has been used for most of the projects so far.

The UK Government has previously said it wants all homes to have smart meters by 2020, with Ofgem expected to publish more details this month.

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Motorola selling wireless network infrastructure assets to Nokia Siemens Networks

Nokia Siemens Networks and Motorola have entered into an agreement that should see Nokia Siemens Networks acquiring the majority of Motorola's wireless network infrastructure assets for $1.2 billion later this year.

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