Telecoms regulator Ofcom is warning consumers to check they aren’t owed money when they switch to a new communications provider. It estimates at least £10 million has been unclaimed in the past two years; that's around £5 for every customers who's switched to a different landline, mobile, broadband or pay TV provider.
The Carphone Warehouse has released research from over 3,000 UK parents highlighting a growing concern about the kind of online content being accessed by children.
dotMobi, the company behind the mobile-friendly .mobi domain, says the number of mobile-ready websites around the world has jumped by more than 2,000% in the last two years. Its 2008 study on mobile web trends showed just 150,000 mobile-ready web sites worldwide, while the 2010 study shows over 3 million sites.
Nokia has released its quarterly results today and has also made a number of other significant announcements. The results show sales revenue to be relatively stable, with smartphone sales up.
Vodafone has extended its partnership with the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes F1 racing team; a relationship that began three years ago.
The existing sponsorship deal will now run until the end of the 2013 Formula 1 championship calendar, with Vodafone expanding from being 'mobile partner' to 'total communications partner' of Vodafone McLaren Mercedes.