Monthly Archives: April 2014

April 29, 2014

Microsoft acquires Nokia

It is all change for the Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Nokia, as Microsoft has just put the finishing touches to a deal to purchase the device division. Microsoft has purchased the smartphone and mobile phone arms of Nokia in a … Read more >

April 25, 2014

Samsung and Amazon launch Kindle app

It has been announced that Samsung and Amazon have struck a partnership agreement to create an ebook app for Samsung devices. The app, which enables Samsung customers to access Kindle services, can be used on the flagship Galaxy S5 and … Read more >

April 15, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 goes on sale

The latest handset from Samsung ‒ the Galaxy S5 ‒ has now been launched in the UK, less than a year after the company launched the S4. Some of the key features of the latest flagship handset are a 16MP … Read more >

April 10, 2014

HTC forecasts record sales following One M8 launch

The Taiwanese manufacturer, eager to ensure that there is no repeat of the disappointing sales recorded following last years’ launch of the HTC One, has staged what it claims to be its ‘biggest ever’ handset launch event at London Olympia. … Read more >

April 10, 2014

MEPs vote to ban roaming charges

The European parliament has voted to impose a ban on roaming charges on mobile phones within the EU from 15th December next year. The legislation, which still has to be approved by the EU Council of Ministers, is the latest … Read more >

April 7, 2014

EE 4G coverage roll-out continues apace

Expansion of EE’s 4G coverage across the UK continues to accelerate, with 12 towns becoming the latest to gain access to the superfast network. Since its introduction in October 2013, when London, Manchester and Birmingham were amongst the first cities … Read more >

April 7, 2014

Survey puts EE as best mobile network in UK

A survey has placed EE in top position in mobile network rankings in the UK. The network operator was revealed to have been in first place or tied in first place in every category that was examined by the survey; … Read more >