Mark Bridge writes:
If you’ve read any of the tech press today you’ll have seen that Amazon.com is buying LOVEFiLM. Yes, that really is how the company writes its name. Amazon already had quite a collection of LOVEFiLM shares, so it’s really just buying the remainder.
Steve Townend, Chief Executive and co-founder of mobile banking service MoBank, says he plans to step aside from the CEO role this year.
He'll become Executive Deputy Chairman, with co-founder and current COO Dominic Keen taking over the CEO role.
Mobile voice encryption provider GSMK says phone hackers are targeting mergers and acquisitions to steal confidential information and play the stock market using insider information.
Bjoern Rupp, CEO at GSMK, said “In the last year alone, there has been a significant rise in phone fraud across Europe and this trend is likely to continue into 2011.”
The 2012 European Football Championships – better known as UEFA Euro 2012 – will have Orange as an official sponsor.
In addition, Orange Poland will work with Telekomunikacja Polska (TP) to provide fixed and wireless telecommunications service in Poland for the event.
Scoreloop, which offers a social gaming platform to help developers create new mobile games, says over a million new users per week are purchasing and playing games that use the Scoreloop platform.
It also announced that 100 million game sessions were delivered on its platform in 2010.