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 …

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

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 …

EditorVodafone Spain adds LG G3s to smartphone offer

3 UK customers will roam like home in Spain, NZ from April

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Mobile operator 3 UK said it will add Spain and New Zealand to its ‘Feel at Home’ destinations in April. The current sixteen destinations are France, Switzerland, Israel, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Ireland, Austria, Italy, the US, Australia, Hong Kong, Macao, Indonesia and Sri Lanka. There is no extra cost to use 3 UK phones in these countries, with automatic …

Editor3 UK customers will roam like home in Spain, NZ from April

iOS share up to 9.7% in Spain as Android dips to 85.9%

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The market share of smartphones running iOS in Spain increased significantly in three months to November, thanks to the impact of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus launch and discounted iPhone 5S and 5C sales. The latest data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech revealed that iOS-powered phones accounted for 9.7% of sales in the surveyed period, up 3.2% from 6.5% in …

EditoriOS share up to 9.7% in Spain as Android dips to 85.9%

Yoigo revenues plummet 31.4% to EUR 200 mln in Q3 – study

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According to the latest quarterly report issued by Spain’s telecoms regulator CNMC, the Spanish telecommunication sector generated total revenues of EUR 7.3 billion in the third quarter of the year, down 5.9 percent compared to the same period of 2013. Fixed telephony revenues declined by 17.0 percent to EUR 838.4 million, but fixed broadband revenues increased for the first time …

EditorYoigo revenues plummet 31.4% to EUR 200 mln in Q3 – study

MasMovil buys cloud-based UppTalk, UppMobile

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Spanish telecommunications provider MasMovil Ibercom and investment fund Inveready Seed Capital have acquired Spain-based VoIP service UppTalk and its MVNO UppMobile for an undisclosed amount. Under the terms of the agreement, Inveready will own 51 percent of the assets and MasMovil 49 percent. The deal with UppTalk (formerly Yuilop) also includes its UK and US assets including the UppWireless VoIP-focused …

EditorMasMovil buys cloud-based UppTalk, UppMobile

MasMovil acquires regional Spanish operator Embou

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Spanish telecommunications provider MasMovil Ibercom has announced the acquisition of Embou Nuevas Tecnologias, an operator active in the northerneastern region of Aragon. Embou is the leading provider of internet services to rural areas in Aragon and with this purchase MasMovil Ibercom intends to become the second largest operator in the region, offering fibre optic, ADSL and WiMax broadband access, as …

EditorMasMovil acquires regional Spanish operator Embou

BBVA acquires Spanish big data startup Madiva

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Spanish bank BBVA has announced the acquisition of Madiva Soluciones, a Spanish startup specialising in the processing of big data, for an undisclosed amount. Madiva works with companies in sectors such as insurance, banking, real estate or consulting to simplify processes and create new business opportunities by comparing “unstructured data” with other sources. According to BBVA, its newly acquired startup …

EditorBBVA acquires Spanish big data startup Madiva

MasterCard launches MasterPass in France, Russia

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MasterCard has announced the launch of its MasterPass digital payment platform in France and Russia, having expanded the service to 16 countries worldwide since it was first unveiled at the start of last year. In France, MasterPass has signed an agreement to join the Paylib e-wallet service in 2015, while Lastminute and PriceMinister-Rakuten will become the first online merchants in …

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Telefonica launches Movistar Series service for EUR 7/mth

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Telefonica has unveiled a new service for Movistar TV customers that aims to offer the best series currently available on a VOD basis. Movistar Series costs EUR 7 per month and can be activated via the Movistar TV app and through other sales channels. The company said the service will offer exclusive streams of hit US series such as Transparent, …

EditorTelefonica launches Movistar Series service for EUR 7/mth