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Weird O2 XDA behaviour?

A Friday puzzler for you… Can any of the big brains that read Mobile Industry Review offer any help to a friend who seeing some weird behavior on his Windows Mobile device? A whole load of emails just ‘leaked’ from my phone to an SMS recipient,  impossible surely?! They were deleted emails (the full content)…  […]

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MIR Christmas Presents: The final 9

Ever since we did the draw for the first 10 prize winners in our Christmas Presents Draw, the Internet has been a-buzz (one donor e-mailed me) with the question, ‘who were the other 9 winners?’ Well, having just emailed them their prize choices, I’m pleased to announce they were (in order): Jonas Jaanimagi Aaron Vergara […]

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Preview: Lastminute Labs ‘Nru’ Andoid App

News just in from the clever-types at Lastminute Labs (the team behind FoneFood, which we rather like) – they’ve also been trying out development on the Android platform and have released this video preview of their forthcoming application ‘Nru’ (pronounced ‘near you’). Building on the search feature of FoneFood this application takes advantage of the […]

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Introducing Beem

In a twittered conversation with Kerl Haslam, CEO of Mobile Sense, he mentioned their new payment service Beem.  I didn’t know it, so over to Kerl to make amends… —- Beem is Mobile Sense’s first mobile payment solution to be brought to market, making mobile payments a cost effective reality. Beem provides users with the […]

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UK ‘Premium Rate’ regulation is failing – Part 1

Anthony Carroll, the man from the excellent FreshPlastic blog, has been championing the cause of the consumers against some of the worst abuses of the less scrupulous premium-rate operators for some time now. We’re delighted to bring you his story…. this is part 1 of a series.

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MIR Christmas Presents: £2059.96 raised!

The draw is now closed, the money counted and all I can say is wow! We didn’t just beat our £1500 target, we shot past it.  In total Mobile Industry Review readers have donated £2059.96 to NSPCC Childline and the UN Foundation in a mix of £, € and $ – this is equivalent to […]

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Last day! Almost there!

It’s the last day of our Christmas Presents campaign in aid of NSPCC Childline and the UN Foundation… So far we’ve had a fantastic £1400 donated – we need £100 more donated today to make our target! Thankyou to all today’s donors for your generosity – with your help we’re nearly there. See this post […]

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Last day, last chance! Extra bonus prize.

It’s the last day of our Christmas Presents campaign in aid of NSPCC Childline and the UN Foundation… So far we’ve had a fantastic £1300 donated – today we need £200 donated to make our target! So if you or your firm hasn’t donated yet, please do here. Remember for every £5 / $10 donated […]

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2 days / £300 to go!

STOP PRESS: The excellent people at Connection Software have just added THREE SMS/MMS Accounts, credited with 250 messages to the prize pot! The credits can be used to send SMS or MMS globally and the messages can be sent from a web interface, desktop Mobile Messenger program or Mobile Java Application (also included). —- Latest […]

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3 days to go!

If you’ve not been following our Christmas Presents campaign in aid of NSPCC Childline and the UN Foundation then, where have you been? So far a fantastic £1100 has been donated – we have 3 more days to make our £1500 target! So if you or your firm hasn’t  donated yet, please do here.  Remember […]

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Goodbye to the E63

Thursday was time to say goodbye to the Nokia E63 – a pre-release unit the excellent folk at WOM blessed us with on announcement day… and I’m going to be sad to see it go. Although less capable than its E71 older sibling, with a 2MP fixed-focus camera and no internal GPS, it’s going to […]

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Skypephone S2 added to prizes

Thanks to all today’s donors – we’ve just hit £900… still some way to go to our £1500 target though so please head over here and donate to these two worthy causes! …and if you needed any more incentive than the ton of prizes we already have and that warm feeling of doing something nice, […]