Google’s possible tax avoidance row gets bigger, Schmidt criticises politicians
Google’s possible tax avoidance row gets bigger and more heated in the UK as Labour leader Ed Miliband promises action, whilst Google Chief Eric Schmidt criticises UK politicians.
BT heads into the 4G market, whilst Samsung readies 5G
For the first time in over a decade, consumers could be receiving a BT-branded mobile signal, along with the latest 4G-capabilities. But a particular South Korean company is already testing ahead...
Are we ready for a single European telecoms market?
Last month, Neelie Kroes used her MWC 2013 speech to call for a single Telecoms market, which as Vice President of the European Commission for the Digital Agenda holds some amount of weight, so how has the industry reacted?
EU broadband budget slashed by 90 percent, plans in tatters
A budget reshuffle from the European Union has culminated in the European broadband budget being cut by 90%, from €9.2 billion (£7bn) to €1 billion (£859m) and leaving original broadband rollout plans in tatters.
Can there be a pan-European telecoms market?
The European Union appears to be looking at measures designed to promote a pan-European telecoms market, according to reports from the Financial Times.
Apple runs foul of UK courts, prepares to backtrack
Apple has landed itself in hot water with the UK Court of Appeal after using a Court ordered 'corrective-statement' to take cheap shots at its rival Samsung.
EE launches first UK 4G LTE network, defends pricing
It's been exciting times for the UK this week as its first commercially available superfast 4G LTE service launched across 11 major cities, but what does EE's pricing structure tell us?
Payleven gets approval from major card providers with Chip and PIN solution
payleven, the mobile payments solutions provider, has exclusively announced at Apps World a Chip and PIN technology which utilises Visa across Europe.
Texting more widespread than voice, says Ofcom
Research from UK-based communications regulator Ofcom has shown that, for the first time, UK residents are more likely to text than call.
Deutsche Telekom's Google talks give rise to NFC payment apps
Deutsche Telekom AG has been in apparent discussion with Google over the possibility of expanding its mobile payments service overseas and collaborating with Google Wallet.