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3UK are set to launch a new unlimited package

Over at Mobile News they are reporting that 3UK are set to launch a new unlimited package at £15. Unlimited calls, texts to 3 customers and 1GB data to boot 3 last week revealed it’s to launch a new £15 unlimited calls and text tariff through stores in November. The deal, which also includes 1GB […]

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G1 Android emulator online

If you haven’t seen this weeks Mobile Industry Review Show, then go and check it out now! If you have seen it then you can now play with Android yourself here. As you can imagine all the functions are not available, however for those of you who have only read about the device this is […]

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Meteor reaches 1 million customers

A lot of the content here at MIR especially regarding the networks is heavily UK oriented, however I picked this up in my news feeds regarding one over the networks over the water in Ireland. Over at Mobile News they are reporting that Meteor reached 1 million customers earlier this month; Meteor chief executive Larry […]

S60 Application Reviews

They are still happening, it’s just that I smashed my phone screen in my pocket the other week hence the reason for no updates. I should have my trusty N95 back with me tomorrow, so we should be back on schedule for a new review on Friday. As ever, if you are an application developer […]

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Apprantly you can get loads of student deals at Phones 4u

According to Mobile Today, Phones 4u have stepped up the game in the bid to target students and are offering deals such as offering £100 of free music on any price plan. Which is fantastic except there are not doing a very good job advertising it to us. In fact this year all the networks […]

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S60 Application Review: Shazam ID

Shazam ID is available here. Shazam ID is an application that assists you in identifying songs that you do not know I name of, whether that be in a club, film or TV music or simply just off the radio. You simply start the application and point it at the source of music for 30 […]

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Blyk reaches 200,000 members in the UK

200,000 members in one year of going live, Blyk has added 100,000 since April this year. Impressive figures, but the figure I would be much interested is how many of those users have topped up their account! Still they are getting good response rates 25 percent of those who receive ads respond to them, costing […]

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S60 Application Review: FlipSilent

It’s time for a new feature here at Mobile Industry Review I am going to be reviewing S60 applications on a weekly basis. If you want to share an application with the readers or if you are a developer and you want to give your application some coverage then drop me a line (ricky@mobileindustryreview.com). Quick […]

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Sony Ericsson jumps on the unlimited music store band wagon

Last week Ewan announced that Nokia was to launch Comes with Music check out details here, here and here.  Details have now emerged that Sony Ericsson are set to do exactly the same under the name of PlayNowPlus (catchy huh). Currently there are no details about how long the unlimited downloads are for? Whether the […]

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Vodafone in trouble with ASA

I picked this up from The Register and as a presenter on my university’s student radio station I found it of interest. Vodafone managed to squeezed 30 words into 8 seconds. A clip can be heard from here, according to one listener they felt they could not understand what was being said due to the […]

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Orange adds another ethnic MVNO to its bag

It seems that Orange not being content with its deal with Lyca Mobile, has just signed another ethnic MVNO to its collection GlobalCell. GlobalCell will be aiming their SIM only services to migrants from countries such as Slovakia, Poland, Lithuania and Russia, and will also offer customer service in those languages as well as English. […]