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Vodafone to stop data download abuse, intros out-of-bundle charges

Vodafone UK has stated that it would no longer offer unlimited data packages and, from 1st June, would charge users when they exceed their soft cap of 500Mb. The company claimed it had made this

Telecom Italia stands by forecast after growing profit in 1Q

Telecom Italia looks to have turned a corner in 1Q10, with net profit up 30.7% on flat sales.

Italian ISPs plan rival to TI's fixed network

Italian operators FastWeb, Wind and Vodafone Italy are today tipped to announce a joint initiative to build a high-speed broadband network to challenge fixed-line incumbent Telecom Italia.

Clearwire announces summer launch plans; AT&T unveils steep iPad roaming rates

> Clearwire outlines summer launch plans. Article > AT&T unveils hefty international iPad data roaming rates. Article > Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg said that despite the company's

FCC lays groundwork for net neutrality regulations

In a blow to US operators, telecom regulator the FCC has decided to introduce tight new controls on the sector in a move which lays the groundwork for net neutrality laws.  

Vodafone readies for India's post-auction shakeout

Vodafone will look at M&A options in the country once the Indian government relaxes rules on consolidation in the mobile industry. The government is expected to consider a rules change following

3UK changes image; now they're all about network quality

A new marketing campaign by 3, which has traditionally concentrated on being the cheapest operator in the UK market, will instead focus on the quality of its network for mobile internet services. The

Carrier apps group targets Google, Apple

Mobile carriers will challenge Google and Apple’s grip on mobile applications when they unveil a new HQ for the Wholesale Applications Community this week.  

Is it game over for Google's direct-to-consumer Nexus One plans?

A lot can happen in nearly four months. Just ask Google. When Google introduced its high-end Nexus One Android-based smartphone complete with a direct-to-consumer sales strategy in January, it

Orascom confirms MTN sale talks

Orascom has confirmed reports it is in talks with MTN, Africa’s largest telecoms operator, regarding a sale of its African assets.   The firm s