Wind prepay users top-up on Facebook

Wind's prepay customers can top up their credit directly through Facebook

Italian carrier Wind this week introduced a Facebook application that enables its prepay customers to top up their credit directly through the social networking platform.

Orange launches music streaming on prepay

Orange Monkey brings music streaming to prepay users

Mobile operator Orange UK shook up the market on Wednesday with the launch of a free music streaming service for prepay users.

3 tempts consumers with £0 per month contract

3 tempts consumers with £0 per month contract

The UK’s plucky mobile disruptor, 3 UK, launched a £0 per month contract on Wednesday, hoping to lure prepay users from other networks with the promise of free Skype calls.

Asia-Pacific subs to grow by 25 per cent in four years

25% growth in four years will still leave headroom

Informa Telecoms & Media (ITM) has released forecasts that show annual mobile service revenues in the Asia Pacific region will increase by more than 16 per cent from the end of this year to US$326.37bn by end-2013, with growth powered by the twin engines of rising mobile subscriptions and greater usage of data services.

Orange beats the crunch with £5 per month tariff

Orange beats crunch with £5 per month plan

UK mobile operator Orange introduced a credit crunch busting mobile contract this week with a £5 per month tariff.