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Who should I meet in Hong Kong?

I’m heading to Hong Kong next week to produce a series of posts and videos on what’s moving in the Asian mobile marketplace. And I’d seriously welcome your suggestions for people and companies to connect with. Do you know anyone in the region who has good insight as to what’s moving in mobile there? I’m […]

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International calling for… FooCall

FooCall. Say it slowly, in two parts… Fook. All. Now say that together? Fook All. FooCall. That’s right! International calling for next to nothing. I’ve used a lot of international calling services, particularly from my mobile phone. For a long time I made use of an array of services that enabled me to call locally […]

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Help: ‘Cutting my international roaming costs’

I got this note in from a reader the other day asking about my advice on international calling solutions whilst he’s abroad this Christmas: Dear Ewan, I am going away to Dubai over Xmas and after getting stung for an enormous mobile bill whilst in the states, I want to get a sim that will […]

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Jonathan Jensen on Thursday – Rebtel; simple, convenient international calling

There are lots of neat mobile VoIP services out in the market – two of my favourites are Truphone and DeFi mobile because of the way they embed themselves into a Nokia S60 handset, provide an additional phone number and just work where there’s WiFi. However one provider that I’ve been taking another look at […]

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An international MIR Show?

We recorded Monday’s MIR Show last night and it’s going to be a slight departure from the norm, I think. We had a whole schedule planned — but the chaps got stuck with the Poloroid PoGo bluetooth printer so I kept the camera on as Dan Lane and James Whatley bickered with each other for […]

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International mobile data roaming for $150/month from iPass

What if I told you there was a service available today that would give you international mobile data roaming — unlimited, fair use — across the United States, UK, Netherlands, Singapore, Japan, Hong Kong and China? And access to over 109,000 wifi hotspots around the planet? For $150 a month? All-in. On one adapter. That’s […]

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What international calling service do you use?

I’m wondering what the options are. I’ve got some calls I need to make whilst I’m out here in the middle of nowhere in the Maldives. There’s a brilliant mobile network here, Dhi Mobile, I think it is, that covers 100% of all resorts. Nice. However that’s a good few quid a minute at least […]