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Operators

Three makes USA roaming fully inclusive (data, calls, texts)

I wondered how long it would take for the wheels to come off the standard mobile model that we’ve all known for the last few years. Today I think you’ll be able to plot a turning point for the mobile industry, at least in Europe and the UK in particular. The challenger network here in […]

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Opinion

The US Startup Visa: A boon for dismayed, frustrated British entrepreneurs

I’ve been reading a lot about the proposed US Startup Visa. Right now, one of the biggest things that prevents smart entrepreneurs (British or otherwise) from going to live and work in Silicon Valley, is the Visa issue. Sure, most nationalities can get 3 months worth of time in the States, but after that, they […]

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News

The lady who taught America to text

I just bumped into Cristy Burgan, VP Marketing Solutions for Acision. It was Cristy who wrote the script for Ryan Seacrest, presenter of American Idol, that taught America to text. American Idol was one of the very first text-enabled live television shows – and that got millions of Americans picking up their handsets and scrolling […]

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News

iPhone hitting 10 Latin American countries on Aug 20th

I’m looking forward to seeing how the iPhone 3G is received in the ten Latin American countries due to launch shortly. It’s America Movil, Latin America’s ‘leading’ wireless service provider, bringing it to market in the region in August 22nd. The countries are: Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay. […]