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Global mobile news round-up 9th December

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world.

This week.. Facebook lets brands use dynamic ads to drive app installs, Microsoft gets Windows 10 running on mobile, leaks reveal security services have been intercepting in-flight phone calls for years, people opt for mobile banking during cash crunch and much more.

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Global mobile news round-up, 25th November

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world.
This week.. Trump threatens net neutrality, mobile ad targeting improves, Chinese smartphone vendors invest in India, the used smartphone market is booming, iPhone owners tend to be more superficial than Android owners and much more.

President-elect Trump formally named two advisers to help oversee his telecom policy agenda at the Federal Communications Commission today: Jeff Eisenach and Mark Jamison.

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Global mobile news round-up 18th November

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world.

This week.. cheap android phones are secretly texting China, India tops Asia in new mobile customers, UK more smartphone shopper savvy than US counterparts, Mobile cash may not take off for decades, IoT to spur mobile growth and much more.

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Global mobile news round-up 11th November

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world.

This week.. Google tells EC Android is key to mobile competition, Americans abandoned news apps in election fatigue, Google Daydream Review, security concerns for Chinese mobile payments and much more.

Google has dismissed the European commission’s charges that it abuses the market dominance of its Android operating system to prevent rivals from competing with alternative software and services.

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Global mobile news round-up, 4th November

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world.

This week.. Facebook blocks UK insurer from mining user data with its app, why Vine was a bad match for Twitter, European millennials still waiting for mobile money’s “uber” moment, how talking to your apps became the next big thing and much more.

When you’re a first-time driver, getting a reasonable car insurance quote can be a tricky affair. Age and inexperience on the road result in higher premiums, which only come down after you’ve proven you’re not a danger to yourself or others for a number of years.

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Global mobile news round up: 28th October

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world.

This week.. True cost of Samsung Galaxy Note recall comes to light, WhatsApp trumps Facebook Messenger, India nears 1 billion mobile subscribers, Mastercard unveils a chatbot, Android Pay enables services across more sites and much more.

The costly and damaging recall of millions of flammable Galaxy Note 7 smartphones wiped 98 per cent off the profits of Samsung’s mobile division, it announced today. Smartphones are Samsung’s core business and the slump dragged total company profits down by 30 per cent to their lowest level in two years.

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Global mobile news round-up: 14th October

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world.

This week.. Analytics startup accused of sharing private user data, news from the Samsung/Apple patent case, mobile overtakes desktop in ad-spend and much more.

Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have revoked access to their data to an analytics firm accused of selling information that allowed US police to track activists and protesters. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said Chicago-based Geofeedia had allowed police to “sneak in through a side door” to monitor protests.
Geofeedia said it was committed to the principles of personal privacy.

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Weekly mobile news round-up October 7

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This week.. everything from the ‘Made by Google’ event, Samsung acquires a new next-gen AI assistant, mobile phones improve socioeconomic status in India, 70% of LATAM’s ad budget will be mobile by 2020 and much more.

Google’s biggest hardware event of the year could’ve been, emm, bigger.

Today Google’s San Francisco press event featured the expected release of Pixel and Pixel XL, a release date for Google Home (announced in May), and an awesome Daydream VR set. It hinted at Google Action’s developments but offered no further details. Oh, there’s also a new 4K Chromecast — which we reported about last week.

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Global mobile news round-up – 30th September

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world. This week… Google’s plan to target the “next billion”, Mastercard says Brits see mobile as future of shopping, Line to invest $45 mil in Snapchat clone and much more.

Google has made no secret of its desire to target emerging markets and get more people using its services. And at its second “Google for India” event in New Delhi today, the internet giant unveiled myriad new products, programs, and updates as it looks to ramp up its efforts to get in front of “the next billion” internet users.

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