Vodafone Malta launches mobile app for prepaid 

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Vodafone Malta launched the ‘My Vodafone Malta App’ for its prepaid customers. This mobile app is free to download and enables customers to manage their account on the go. It is available for both Android and iPhone and can be downloaded from the Google Play store and the Apple App store. The My Vodafone Malta App gives customers control over their …

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Ooredoo Qatar launches children’s education app

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Ooredoo has launched Lamsa in Qatar, an educational app for children that aims to address the needs of Arabic-speaking kids through entertainment, education and interactivity. The application is designed for pre-schoolers up to six years old, and can be enjoyed by kids as young as 2-3 years, offering a collection of interactive stories, a range of entertainment content, colouring, rhymes …

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Optus to introduce Wi-Fi calling feature on iOS, Android

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Australian operator Optus plans to introduce a Wi-Fi calling features for its Android and iPhone customers later this year. Customers will be able to make and receive calls and SMS over Wi-Fi connections, as reported by ZDNet, citing an Optus customer support employee. “Happy to advise that we’ll have a service coming soon for Android and iPhones that’ll provide you …

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Taiwan Mobile, Brightstar to collect used smartphones

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Taiwan Mobile has signed a partnership agreement with mobile device distributor Brightstar, a subsidiary of Japan-based SoftBank, to collect second-hand smartphones, as reported by DigiTimes. Brightstar will then inspect, repair and resell the collected handsets mainly in Latin America, China and India. The programme will initially include 4 iPhone models, 4 Samsung Galaxy models, one HTC model and one Sony …

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Apple Store Spain starts accepting Android trade-ins

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Apple Spain has announced an extension to its ‘Reuse and Recycle’ programme so that Android, Windows and other non-iOS smartphones can now be traded in at the company’s 11 Apple Stores throughout Spain. Customers will have their old or unwanted devices evaluated by staff at the stores and can then receive credit towards a new iPhone or iPad. The old …

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Apple iPhone is the most popular mobile phone in Balkans

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The Apple iPhone has emerged as the most popular smartphone in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Croatia, Macedonia and Serbia, according to Croatian agency ClickAttack. Second  place in Bosnia, Montenegro, Croatia and Serbia went to the Samsung Galaxy S III, while in Macedonia, the Samsung Galaxy S IV came second. In terms of top manufacturers, Samsung leads in all 5 countries, as …

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iPhone giveaway by Airtel Ghana

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Airtel Ghana is giving customers an opportunity to celebrate the festive season with a free iPhone giveaway promotion. Customers must top up a minimum of GHS 30, take screenshots of their purchase confirmation and upload these onto Twitter of Facebook with the hashtag #AirtelFreeiPhone5S. Customers are then encouraged to give reasons why Airtel Internet is the best through Twitter or …

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New campaign for Claro Up

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Claro Brasil has launched a new campaign for Claro Up, a program implemented in partnership with insurer Assurant Solutions, reports Segs. The program allows the purchase of an iPhone in 24 fixed installments on the phone bill, with insurance against theft, accidental breakage and oxidation, and the possibility of purchasing a new device every 12 months. As part of the …

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Telfort, Ziggo, KPN most recommended for triple play

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Triple-play providers Telfort, Ziggo and KPN are the most often recommended by their own customers, according to the ‘word of mouth’ score measured by Telecompaper over the past year. The WoM score shows what percentage of current customers would recommend a provider or device to others. Online.nl scores the lowest and also saw its score drop in the past half …

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Kcell picks iPhone service centre

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Kcell, the Kazakhstan mobile operator has signed an agreement with the company Alsi Service to make the latter its service partner for iPhone smartphones, as reported by Profit.kz. Service and support will be provided for owners of all iPhone models sold by official Apple distributors in Kazakhstan. Kcell is the distributor of smartphones from Apple in Kazakhstan. Alsi Service has …

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