17 Year Old Robin Hood Launched Phones into Prison in Brazil

17 Year Old Robin Hood Launched Phones into Prison in Brazil

It appears that the days of smuggling files in cakes into a prison have given way to the smuggling of mobile phones, and one particular gang of criminals had a 17 year old play Robin Hood complete with bow and arrows. According to an article over on Gizmodo by Kyle VanHemert, and by way of […]

227 Million Chinese Use Mobile Phones to Access Internet

227 Million Chinese Use Mobile Phones to Access Internet

Apparently China doesn’t make any of the software that runs on computers albeit manufacturing most of them as the software is usually supplied by the likes of Microsoft and Apple, but if they need to outsource they usually turn to India. Well apparently this may soon change as according to an article on The Telegraph […]

Engadget Mobile Video Locks My PC

Engadget Mobile Video Locks My PC

During the course of my working day, as you can imagine, I visit many websites to check out what’s in the mobile phone news. Well first off I have to say that the episode I am about to relate hasn’t happened to me before when visiting this particular website or any other website. I visited […]

3 Users Die with Same Cursed Mobile Number in 10 Years

3 Users Die with Same Cursed Mobile Number in 10 Years

Coincidence or curse you decide, but apparently the mobile phone number 0888 888 888 at least appears to be a cursed number as three people who were assigned the number in the last ten years have died. According to a Rosa Golijan article over on Gizmodo, the Telegraph reports that the first owner of phone […]

iPod and Mobile Phone Mugging: Ninjas To The Rescue

iPod and Mobile Phone Mugging: Ninjas To The Rescue

If you are going to get mugged for your iPod, mobile phone and wallet it’s fairly handy to have a group of ninjas nearby to come to your rescue. Not the sort of thing you hear everyday, but apparently this did happen. According to an article by Nick Ralston over on The Sydney Morning Herald, […]

Mobile Phones Kill off US Landlines Claims Study

Mobile Phones Kill off US Landlines Claims Study

Apparently the traditional landline is being killed off by the mobile phone and apparently one in every four families in America no longer own a landline and 25% of US households are only using mobile phones for their communications. According to the recent study conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics, according to the […]

India’s 3G WCDMA Spectrum Auction Bids Climb Over $1 Billion

India’s 3G WCDMA Spectrum Auction Bids Climb Over $1 Billion

It appears that the 3G WCDMA spectrum auction in India is moving along swiftly as according to an article over on daily markets reports that the bidding price has reportedly climbed to INR45.8 billion which is roughly about $1.03 billion. The figure is about 31 percent above the floor price which is set by the […]

Chemical Sniffing Mobile Phones Development Funded by DHS

Chemical Sniffing Mobile Phones Development Funded by DHS

No not the UK’s DHS by the US Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate has now started funding a project known as the Cell-All initiative reports an article over on fiercemobileit. Apparently the Cell-All initiative looks to equip mobile phones with a sensor which is capable of detecting dangerous chemicals and only at […]

SK Telecom Financial Report Released by Company Financials

SK Telecom Financial Report Released by Company Financials

Over the past 5 years Company Financials has delivered insights into the financial performance of roughly 1000 global companies. Company Financials has now released a new report on SK Telecom a wireless telecom provider for Korea. According to the article over on official wire, the Company Financials datapack provides a wealth of financial info relating […]

Preloaded Mobile Phone Sexts Cause Relationship Split

Preloaded Mobile Phone Sexts Cause Relationship Split

A guy in Winnipeg Canada has called for certain Samsung mobile phones to be recalled due to being provided with preinstalled texts messages which say “Booty call,” and “Where u at” and Be there soon,” reports an article over on metro. The reason the guy is calling for a recall of said Samsung handsets is […]