Vodafone offers LG Optimus 2X in Spain

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Vodafone is offering LG Optimus 2X in Spain. Running on Android 2.2 (Froyo), the smartphone features a dual core processor, 4-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen, 8 GB of internal storage and 512 MB RAM, microSD slot for up to 32 GB, 8-megapixel camera and support for HSPA+. Ported customers who take up Vodafone’s Conecta voice and internet tariff plan will be …

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Data roaming fees to drop to domestic levels by 2015: Telefonica CEO (Spain)

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Robert Mourik, Director of regulatory policy at Telefonica believes that the data-roaming prices within Europe will drop as low as domestic mobile data prices by 2015. According to Mourik, digital agenda commissioner Neelie Kroes’s goal would be achieved without regulatory intervention in the EU data-roaming marker. Telefonica representative added that this would happen purely on the basis of demand. In …

EditorData roaming fees to drop to domestic levels by 2015: Telefonica CEO (Spain)

Kobo plans to launch local content stores in Germany, Spain

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Kobo, a global e-reading service is planning to launch local content stores in Germany and Spain starting in May, with local stores for France, Italy and the Netherlands following shortly after. Kobo’s European stores will offer customers a range of local content, merchandised to the tastes and preferences of readers across Europe. Kobo has partnered with European publishers to offer …

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Orange Foundation officially launched in Armenia

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Orange has announced that it has official launched the Orange Foundation in Armenia. Orange Armenia has joined the network of foundations, including France, Spain, Senegal, Mali, Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Poland, Slovakia, Republic of Moldova and Dominican Republic. The Orange Foundation coordinates all of the Group’s philanthropic activities worldwide, working in close collaboration with the network of foundations and Orange companies. …

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Orange inks partnership deal with Securitas Direct (Spain)

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Orange has signed a partnership deal with Securitas Direct Spain. As per the deal, Orange Spain and Securitas Direct will jointly launch offers for their customers, as well as develop security services and tools for remote monitoring of buildings and houses, targeting residential and business users. Thus, customers who subscribe to Orange’s ADSL internet services will receive free of charge …

EditorOrange inks partnership deal with Securitas Direct (Spain)

Orange Spain will not resell mobile spectrum

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Jean Marc Vignolles, Head of France Telecom’s Spanish operations has stated that Orange will not resell the spectrum it currently owns in Spain. The operator does not plan to join in the future secondary market planned by the Spanish Ministry of Industry. He added that they are not interested in this [spectrum resale] business.  

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Vodafone Malta offers postpaid roaming add-on

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Vodafone Malta is offering a new postpaid data roaming add-on available at a price of US$4.32 a day. With this offer, users will receive 30MB on their smartphone or internet key for use on Vodafone networks in Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, Spain, and the UK as well as while roaming in Austria on Mobilkom, …

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Yoc introduces new mobile ad rich media formats (Germany)

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Yoc Group, a mobile marketing services provider has announced that it has launched a new mobile ad rich media formats worldwide. These include the expansion interstitial, reveal interstitial; flip interstitial, post click layer, mystery ad, video banners and slideshow banner formats. Yoc customers in each of their key markets – Germany, Spain, UK, France and Austria – have already started …

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Movistar offers Huawei U8500 smartphone (Spain)

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Movistar is offering the Huawei U8500 smartphone on the Spanish market. The Android smartphone is available in black and white. Customers can acquire the handset in combination with a data plan.

EditorMovistar offers Huawei U8500 smartphone (Spain)

Simyo donates 10% monthly bill to NGOs (Spain)

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Spanish MVNO Simyo has launched a solidarity tariff, dubbed ‘Simyo Solidario’. The operator will donate 10 percent of the monthly consumption of customers who voluntarily decide to join the campaign to an NGO. Simyo has signed partnerships with three non-governmental organizations, namely the Vicente Ferrer Foundation, WWF and Global Humanitaria. Customers will be able to select the organization that will …

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