Tag Archives: Mobile phone

Nokia & Microsoft Pair-Up

Recently, Microsoft and Nokia have met numerous times over the past months to discuss a joint venture in smart phones.  They hope that their strengths converged will produce a line of cell phones that will quickly grab market share from other industry leaders like … Continue reading

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Fax via internet

“Fax by email” is a new technology that allows you send faxes via Internet and / or email. Users can receive and view them as electronic files such as Word or PDF documents. Fax via internet replaces the traditional fax … Continue reading

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Chinese farmers prefer the mobile phone for internet access

Shanxi Wanbao newspaper published last month, figures on mobile phone use in the rural Shanxi Province in China. These figures were significantly increased between 2009 and 2010. The team’s general survey of the National Bureau of Statistics in China’s Shanxi … Continue reading

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Ban of three year phone and broadband contracts.

Telecom providers in UK will not tie down consumers for 36 months any more. Ofcom, a regulator has banned three-year broadband and phone contracts, with providers now only able to offer maximum contracts of two years. They must also make … Continue reading

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118 118 directory calls, cost more than £2!

66% of British consumers think that calling directory calls costs less than £1. Wrong. It is from £2. Calling “directory enquiries” from a mobile can cost more than £2, while a typical 45-second 118 call costs an average of £1.75 … Continue reading

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Mobile phone recycling: Asda’s new service

There are more mobile phones in the UK than people! Asda has launched a trade-in service for second-hand gadgets. The Asda Tech Trade-in accepts mobile phones, satnavs, digital cameras, MP3 players and portable games consoles, and from June customers will … Continue reading

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Choose right mobile contract, says Ofcom.

76% of UK customers pay too high for their mobile phone bills! The report presented by Bill Monitor reveals that consumers lose £4.899 bln on monthly bills, when it could be easily avoided, suggesting that majority of people are on wrong … Continue reading

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