Mobile data delivering a quarter of revenues

Mobile data delivering the goods

Global revenues from mobile data services increased 24 per cent year on year in 2008, delivering around 15 per cent of all revenues generated by mobile operators worldwide.

Europe cuts costs of SMS, data roaming charges

Europe cuts costs of SMS, data roaming charges

European consumers will see the cost of sending a text message or downloading data while overseas slashed by mid-summer.

Vodafone UK starts Twittering via SMS

Voda starts tweeting over SMS

Microblogging and social networking tool Twitter has made a made a return to the UK mobile market, after signing a deal with Vodafone that will allow users to send “tweets” by SMS.

Brits send 4,000 text messages every minute

Brits sent an average of 1.2 billion text messages every week during the month of September, equivalent to the same number of messages sent during the whole of 1999. Industry body the Mobile Data Association (MDA) said Monday that a total of 4.825 billion messages were sent during September 2007, highlighting a 25 per cent [...]

Casting Vote

Casting vote

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