Over Half of 10 Year Olds in UK Own a Mobile Phone

Over Half of 10 Year Olds in UK Own a Mobile Phone

Probably not a huge surprise in this day and age of staying communicated, but according to research conducted by PrezzyBox.com that ran a poll which was put to just below 1400 parents who have kids under the age of 10, 63 percent of under 10’s own a mobile phone in the UK. The article over […]

Not Too Bright Mobile Phone Thief Gets Caught

Not Too Bright Mobile Phone Thief Gets Caught

Well this particular one isn’t too bright anyway. One would expect a thief to have their wits about them when using the mobile phone they have stolen but not former England under 16 billiard champion turned mobile phone thief, Peter Gamblin. According to an article over on the Telegraph, 24 year old Gamblin was arrested […]

Mobile Accessories to make $55 Billion in 09 says Research

Mobile Accessories to make $55 Billion in 09 says Research

According to the latest research by ABI Research, by the end of the year the global mobile phone accessories market will nearly hit a value of $55 billion which represents a small decrease on 2008 reports an article over on intomobile. Apparently the problem lies within the memory card market that has been oversupplied and […]

Obama administration bans federal workers from texting whilst driving

Obama administration bans federal workers from texting whilst driving

The Obama administration has now banned federal employees from using their mobile phone to text whilst driving and has also stated it will consider new restrictions being placed on mobile phone usage by bus drivers, truck drivers, and rail reports the LA Times. On Wednesday night, President Obama put his signature to an executive order […]

Carphone Warehouse and TalkTalk to split?

Carphone Warehouse and TalkTalk to split?

The chief exec of Carphone Warehouse, Charles Dunstone has announced plans to split Carphone Warehouse and TalkTalk into two separate companies and become chairman of both. As two separate companies, it is thought that both would be members of the FTSE 250 index states a report in the timesonline. Carphone Warehouse shares held steady this […]

Mobile phone Google GPS locates 9 year old kidnap victim

Mobile phone Google GPS locates 9 year old kidnap victim

Just how good is Google Street View GPS on a mobile phone? Well apparently extremely good as a police officer and firefighter in Athol Massachusetts combined forces when authorities alerted that 9 year old Natalie Maltais may have possible been kidnapped. The officers apparently used GPS in Natalie’s mobile phone to locate her approximate location […]

Surgeon Amputated a Boy’s Arm via Text (SMS) Mobile Phone Instructions

Surgeon Amputated a Boy's Arm via Text (SMS) Mobile Phone Instructions

A Welsh surgeon, who had volunteered his services in war-torn Congo, began an emergency life-saving operation using text message instructions on his mobile phone from a surgeon 3,000 miles away. The 16 year old boy had his arm bitten off by a Hippo and it had become severely infected, he got rushed to the hospital […]

Presidential Election 2008 Results via mobile phone

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If you do not want to miss out on the Presidential Election 2008 Results because you are out and about why not get them via your mobile phone. Today is going to be a hectic one for all those wanting to know who wins the Presidential Election 2008, Sen. John McCain and Sen. Barack Obama […]

Text addicts: 6.5 billion texts (SMS) sent a month

Text addicts: 6.5 billion texts SMS sent a month

You either love texting or hate it, but as research from the Mobile Data Association shows the British are texting 217 million texts a day, so the general assumption is yes we are a nation of texters. Some will say that it we prefer to text so we can save money on the phone call […]

India growth: Mobile subscriptions to reach half billion by 2010

India growth: Mobile subscriptions to reach half billion by 2010

India is seeing a huge growth in mobile phone subscriptions according to Informa Telecoms and Media, with an estimated half a billion having a mobile subscription by the end of September 2010. India took a while to get going in the mobile phone industry with its first 250 million subscriptions taking 13 years to build […]