Dame Patricia Hodgson has been announced by the government as the next chair of UK communications regulator Ofcom.
Ofcom’s current chair, Colette Bowe, will step down at the end of March 2014 after serving her five-year term in the role.
We’re getting closer to seeing a ‘universal’ mobile phone charger that’ll work on all devices.
Last week MEPs and the EU’s Council of Ministers agreed a draft directive that would compel manufacturers to produce handsets that were compatible with a common battery charging plug and socket.
Telefónica recently announced a new security application that enables consumers to ‘switch off’ their social networks, online banking and other digital services when they’re not being used.
It’s called Latch and has been developed by internet security company Eleven Paths, which is part of Telefónica Digital.
Something for everyone this Christmas
Mark Bridge writes:
'Twas the week before Christmas, when all thro' the mobile industry
came a sudden burst of news-related activity.