If you haven’t downloaded Evernote for your Android device yet, the note-taking app that won “The Best Mobile App for Enterprise” award at MWC 2013, Deutsche Telekom is giving you a good reason to do so.
LTE guide: what LTE is, how it works, and how it affects you
Terms like 4G and LTE have been tossed around with abandon the past year or so. Every carrier is either touting their LTE network, or promising you’ll have it soon. LTE is definitely our future, but it’s not our present. We are on the brink of some really fast data transmission speeds, so let’s get to know our new friend LTE. Is it really the new Standard? More importantly, when will you get it?
Top European telcos plan consolidation into EU-wide mobile network. How about competition?
A merger with well-established regional carrier MetroPCS is very close to happening, but that’s not all T-Mobile is counting upon to get back in the fight. We also know the carrier’s radical views on the iPhones are slowly, but surely shifting, while an LTE rollout is bound to happen next year.
Orange partners up with Lookout, plans to bundle app in new devices
Orange mobile has entered into an agreement with Lookout Mobile Security. The deal will see the Lookout security app preloaded onto Orange smartphones and tablets starting in early 2013. Whether it'll go the way of bloatware or if people will actually use it is anyone's guess.
China Mobile is still the world’s top mobile phone operator, Vodafone is the distant second
After hearing about the breathtaking figure of worldwide cellphone subscriptions just a couple of weeks back, we now have some new numbers shedding light on the telecommunication companies that are leading this “mobile phone revolution”.
T-Mobile/MetroPCS merger more and more likely, could close in Q2 2013
After a very short time talking, Deutsche Telekom and MetroPCS have made a deal. Deutsche Telekom will pay MetroPCS $1.5 billion dollars and the 6th biggest cell carrier will merge with T-Mobile. For now, the companies plan to remain separate entities and manage their different user bases under their current names. The deal is expected to be finalized in early 2013.