Deal creating top German mobile company gets OK (Update)
In a deal that creates Germany's biggest mobile phone company in terms of customers, the European Union's antitrust authority on Wednesday approved network operator Telefonica's bid to buy its competitor E-Plus under certain ...
T-Mobile accused of making money off bogus billing (Update)
Federal regulators are urging consumers to go through their phone bills line by line after a lawsuit this week against a high-profile mobile provider.
Twitter buys mobile ad firm Tap Commerce
Twitter announced Monday that it has cut a deal to buy mobile ad firm Tap Commerce to bolster money-making tools at the popular one-to-many messaging service.
EU slashes mobile data roaming fees by 55 percent
The European Union says the surcharges for surfing the Internet on mobile devices while traveling across the 28-nation bloc will be more than halved.
Digital Tattoo for Moto X offered in packs of ten
Filipinos to receive disaster alerts on cellphones (Update)
The Philippines has passed a law that requires mobile phone companies to send early warnings to millions of people in the path of deadly typhoons, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes in an effort to reduce ...
New cut in EU phone roaming charges on July 1
Roaming charges for EU mobile phone users will reduce further on July 1, including a 55 percent price cut for data downloads, the European Commission said on Tuesday.
100% mobile coverage is a pipe dream – even with national roaming
Mobile phone providers should introduce national roaming, Britain's Culture Secretary, Sajid Javid, has announced. The purpose: to enable full mobile phone coverage across the UK, bringing signal to those bl ...
WiFi cows to let Glastonbury revellers get online
Brightly coloured fibre-glass cows at this week's Glastonbury festival will provide free WiFi to let revellers upload images at high speed.
Malware worms its way into more apps, study finds
Malicious software is increasingly making its way into mobile phones through "cloned" versions of popular apps, and software weaknesses in legitimate ones, security researchers said Tuesday.
City tells app to stop auctions of parking spaces (Update)
San Francisco's city attorney issued a cease-and-desist demand Monday to a mobile app called Monkey Parking, which allows people to auction public parking spaces that they're using to other nearby drivers.
Mozilla on media stick: We don't make devices
Study shows how refugees can boost the economy of countries where they settle
The study by the Refugee Studies Centre at the University of Oxford focuses on Uganda – a country where refugees have greater freedoms than elsewhere to move around and work. It finds that this has enabled ...
T-Mobile offers customers 7-day trial on iPhone 5S
T-Mobile says it has a new way to further transform the way people buy mobile phones.