MasMovil offers 3GB data for EUR 18/mth (Spain)

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Spanish MVNO MasMovil has updated its Zero tariff, increasing the 2.5GB data bundle to 3GB at no extra cost in response to similar moves by rivals such as Yoigo and Lycamobile. The 3GB bundle with no voice minutes now costs EUR 18 per month, increasing to EUR 22 with 75 minutes of calls and EUR 26 with 150 minutes.

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Telefonica finalises deal to acquire 11% of Mediaset Premium

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Italian broadcaster Mediaset has announced that it has finalized the sale to Telefonica of an 11.1 percent stake in its pay-TV business Mediaset Premium for EUR 100 million. The deal was first announced on 07 July and valued the pay-TV unit at EUR 900 million. It came shortly after Telefonica completed its acquisition of Mediaset’s 22%stake in Spanish pay-TV platform …

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Vodafone Spain connects pharmacies to e-prescription system

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Vodafone Spain has signed an agreement with the pharmacists’ trade body of Castilla-Leon to provide the system that connects the region’s 1,870 pharmacies to the electronic prescription database. The trade body stated Vodafone’s system offered the most secure and cost-effective technology to connect the region’s pharmacies to the e-prescription database and would be implemented by next summer in rural areas, followed …

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Telefonica to cut fibre rollout by 35% in response to CNMC

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Telefonica has taken the decision to reduce its fibre deployment in Spain by 35 percent this year in response to the changes to the fixed broadband market proposed by Spain’s communications regulator CNMC, as reported by Expansion. The new rules would require Telefonica to open up its fibre optic network in all of Spain apart from nine cities with a view …

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Vodafone Spain secures Biscay govt mobile services contract

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Vodafone Spain has been awarded a three-year contract worth around EUR 234,000 to provide mobile telephony services to the regional government of Spain’s northern Biscay region. The operator won the tender to handle the regional government’s voice, data and M2M services after submitting what was described as the most competitive offer. Vodafone activated LTE services in the region’s capital of …

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Vodafone Spain to start charging for caller ID service

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Vodafone Spain is to start charging EUR 1 for its fixed line caller ID service starting next month, as reported by website ADSL Zone. The operator announced the new measure in its latest monthly bill sent to customers, confirming that EUR 1 for “provision of the caller identification service”, which displays the number of the caller when the phone rings, would …

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WhatsApp, Facebook dominate European IM market

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Over a quarter of European instant messaging users say they use WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger regularly. According to the research by Forrester, 28% of IM users stated they use WhatsApp regularly and 26% Facebook Messenger. Skype Video Calling followed at a distance with 16% and Skype Instant Messenger was used regularly by 11%. The top service varied by country, with WhatsApp …

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Revamped SME offers by Vodafone Spain

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Vodafone Spain has completely revamped its range of business offers, dubbed Red Empresa, to give SMEs and freelancers greater flexibility when choosing a mobile plan tailored to their needs. The operator’s new ‘Bono Compartido’ [Shared Bundle] comes with 12GB in mobile data per month to be shared between a company’s lines, plus unlimited calls and 500 minutes of calls in …

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Orange Spain to offer 4G roaming in 50 countries by June

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Orange Spain has announced plans to expand its 4G roaming agreements to a total of 50 countries by the end of June. The operator currently offers 4G roaming in 34 countries and in the first quarter of the year will expand the coverage to ten new countries, including Hungary, Morocco, Czech Republic, Singapore, Denmark, Uruguay and Malaysia, before bringing the …

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Vodafone Spain adds LG G3s to smartphone offer

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Vodafone Spain has announced the addition of the LG G3s to its smartphone portfolio. The phone is available unlocked for EUR 249 or for up to EUR 100 less when associated with a number of contract deals. The LG G3s features a 5 inch screen, 2540 mAH battery, 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 1 GB RAM, as well as an 8 …

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