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I will buy a Vodafone account IF

… they give me an N95 today. Which is possibly unlikely…………., but still slightly exciting to behold…..

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Today only……. I’m possibly turning Vodafone

Link: SMS Text News » Help: I think I’m turning Vodafone Don’t put up with it. Connectivity should be the one given that they all have in common. To think it may be a differentiator all these years in, well it just leaves me shocked. come to voda,…come on Ewan, come to the daddy of […]

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Help: I think I’m turning Vodafone

In the tune to the immortal ‘Turning Japanese’: I’m turning Vodafone I think I’m turning Vodafone I really think so Turning Vodafone I think I’m turning Vodafone I really think so I’m turning Vodafone I think I’m turning Vodafone I really think so Turning Vodafone I think I’m turning Vodafone I really think so Here’s […]

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Eckohgate: 11,500 Vodafone votes … go missing

Link: BBC NEWS | Entertainment | ITV’s Ice final hit by vote fault About 11,500 text message votes for ITV1’s Dancing on Ice final were not counted because of a “technical problem” at the Vodafone network. So this is not quite an Eckoh problem; more a Vodafone ‘technical issue’. It’s entirely understandable, just a big […]

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STEP AWAY FROM THE VODAFONE WEBSITE, ARMS IN THE AIR

I have been hovering around the Vodafone website this evening. It’s not good practice. I’ve been browsing their price plans, I’ve been looking at the possibilities. I’ve found myself warming to the concept of a Vodafone account. Perhaps more worryingly, I’ve found myself thinking, ‘Oh, 29 pence a minute to another mobile user, what a […]

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Wavering on Vodafone

I’ve got a Vodafone Pay As You Go sim. It’s currently in the LG Shine which I am still testing flaunting on trains and in public places. Yesterday I arrived at Mansefield House, Arrochar, Scotland, filled with delight at the house and it’s location. However, there is no T-Mobile signal. At ALL. None. Now and […]

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Vodafone UK’s rumoured data plan: £7.50 for 100mb/month

Okay here’s an ineresting one about Vodafone…. So right now they’re charging shitloads per meg for data, yes? Well, that’s hopefully about to change. Here is a perspective from SMS Text News reader and Mobizines Manager, James Whatley. He was on the phone to Vodafone’s customer services earlier today… — Y’know that tip I gave […]

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Arun Sarin winds up Ed from BlackFin

Ed of BlackFin sent me the following comment. He was NOT impressed with Arun. Here’s the quote that really wound him up — from a post on Telecoms.com (which I can’t link to because their system is a bit crap with links): Sarin called on the industry as a whole to work faster on its […]

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Arun Sarin: ‘Don’t eat me lunch, please’

Link: 3GSM: Sarin warns unite or lose out ‘We need to move faster, otherwise others will eat our lunch,’ Sarin told delegates at 3GSM’s keynote session in Barcelona. Did anyone catch the Arun Sarin / CEO / Vodafone keynote speech at 3GSM? If so, what did you make of it?

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200 million Vodafone subscribers

Link: Vodafone’s subscriber base passes 200M – FierceWireless Vodafone Group’s third-quarter results yielded a few surprises: its subscriber base increased by 8.7 million net adds, totaling 198.6 million by the end of the quarter and total mobile revenue rose 6.1 percent. Voda’s total subscriber base has since passed 200 million. Nice one, Arrrooon!

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Vodafone to launch Three-style video portal service

Link: Vodafone to launch mobile video portal, reward most-viewed Think of it as YouTube for your phone, with a Google twist. Vodafone is poised to launch a video upload-and-view service that will allow customers who have camera-enabled mobiles to upload MMS or WAP videos the Vodafone Live portal, for viewing by one and all I’m […]

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Vodafone: Rumour, speculation –

Just had this in via the anonymous tips form. Perhaps some of those more intimately aware of what’s happening at Vodafone could confirm, deny or rebuke as appropriate? Word on the street is Vodafone are going to start charging for using their home portal. That’s right. No more free Vodafone LIVE. Which is quite frankly […]