Visa and RBS have joined hands to launch V.me in the UK. While the initial testing is still going on, they expect to launch the service in spring 2013. To refresh your memory, V.me exited beta with 53 bank partners and 23 retail partners, certainly giving it some credibility and initial momentum to storm a soon-to-be saturated market.


EE’s 4G data plans increased around 60% with the launch of SIM-only data-only plans to offer more choices to its customers. There are no changes in the monthly fee with the change in data plans. The new 30-day contract plan with limited data allowance of 5GB will be available for free for the first month to those users who would sign up for the plan before December 23.


While James Bond didn’t don a white suit on his Skyfall adventure, he actually has a smartphone (it’s called the James Bond phone, haven’t you heard?) that comes in a matching color. In case you’re wondering, we’re talking about the Sony Xperia T in white flavor. Those who are looking to get the phone SIM free can now head to Clove’s website to pre-order it for £378.