Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini launches in Netherlands

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Sales of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini have started in the Netherlands. The phone is available in white or black for a recommended price of EUR 479. Gold and blue versions will be released later. The Mini has a 4.5-inch Amoled display, versus 5.1-inch for the original Galaxy S5. The other features are largely the same, including a fingerprint scanner …

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KPN sees Blackphone launch at year-end

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The Blackphone will likely be available only later this year, according to KPN, which holds the rights to the secure phone in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. A launch was previously expected this summer, but KPN said the phone must first go through extensive testing before a launch date can be set. The current estimate is it will be ready …

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Vodafone Netherlands lowers Hybrid plan prices

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Vodafone Netherlands has cut prices for its Hybrid plans from 15 July. These allow prepaid customers to buy a monthly bundle without committing to a postpaid contract. The plans offer options of 75, 150, 300 or 600 minutes/SMS per month and 200, 500 or 1,000 MB per month. The prices of the various combinations have fallen from EUR 15.95-45.00 to …

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Apple extends Volume Purchase programme

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Apple is extending its Volume Purchase programme to a number of new countries. This allows educational institutions and businesses to buy, manage and distribute apps and other content for Apple devices to multiple users. According to Apple’s website, the programme will be available soon in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, …

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Glo adds 100 roaming partners in past year (Nigeria)

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Globacom, the Nigerian operator has broadened its roaming services with the addition of 100 network partners across the world in the last year. Postpaid subscribers can now obtain seamless roaming in almost every part of the world, as Glo has interconnectivity arrangements with over 430 partners in 176 countries. Glo claims to have the largest international postpaid roaming footprint of …

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