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Global mobile news round-up April 21

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world. This week.. Facebook predicts smartphones will be replaced by AR glasses in 2022, Credit card with a fingerprint sensor revealed by Mastercard, man accuses Bose of invasion of privacy, why Africa is the ‘final frontier’ for global brands and much more.

Set your calendars for April 2022. That’s when futuristic, “augmented reality” glasses could replace your smartphone and become your new everyday computing device. So says Michael Abrash, the chief scientist of Facebook-owned Oculus Research, which is hard at work on both virtual reality headsets and augmented reality glasses.

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Global mobile news round-up: 14th April

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Find out the week’s top mobile stories from around the world. This week.. Samsung’s new voice assistant won’t understand English when Galaxy S8 launches, Facebook Messenger now supports group payments, Telstra shares slump as TPG Telecom plans own mobile network and much more.

Reports indicate that Samsung will delay the English-language version of its first voice-assistant app instead of launching it simultaneously with the Galaxy S8 smartphone on April 21. The app is named Bixby.

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Global mobile news round-up: 7th April

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

This week.. Twitter unveils faster Lite app for data-deprived users, WhatsApp is set to join the Indian mobile money revolution, Comcast launches new wireless service, Huawei defeats Samsung in patent battle in China and much more.

Twitter is following in the footsteps of Facebook Lite and YouTube Go by launching a faster, smaller, data-saving version of its mobile website called Twitter Lite.

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Global mobile news round-up: 31st March

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

This week.. US privacy vote is foretaste of net neutrality battle,Telegram introduces end-to-end encrypted voice calls, Brazilian mobile phone market on the decline… and much more…

US internet service providers will soon no longer need consent from users to share browsing history with marketers and other third parties.
On Tuesday the House of Representatives voted to repeal an Obama-era law that demanded ISPs have permission to share personal information – including location data.

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Global mobile news round-up: 24th March

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

This week.. Facebook hits 100m hours of video a day, half of China is online, banks concerns over mobile security of PIN, Apple & Samsung wary over 2016 smartphone earnings and much more.

It’s official: Vodafone is combining forces with one of its top rivals in India to create the country’s largest cell phone carrier.

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Global mobile news round-up: 17th March

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

This week.. N26 aims to become Europe’s leading mobile-only bank, mobile health and research apps struggle to realise their potential, Google’s Allo app reveals search history to contacts and much more.

Berlin-based N26 has laid claim to becoming Europe’s leading mobile-only bank, growing its user base to 300,000 and recording a seven-fold growth in transaction volumes over the past year.

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Global mobile news round-up: 10th March

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

This week.. Wikileaks exposes MI5 and CIA spyware on TVs and smartphones, WhatsApp makes its enterprise messaging move, consumers have mobile security concerns around payments, Google under fire in Denmark for breaking mobile privacy rules and much more.

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MWC news round-up day 3

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Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, all the news stories that stood out on Day 3.

Google Assistant is coming to Android phones (not just Pixel), some phones are now ‘5G ready’, IoT and smart cities are getting real, YouTube announces YouTube TV and more…

The virtual assistant previously exclusive to Pixel phones will soon be making its way to phones running Android 7.0 Nougat and Android 6.0 Marshmallow in the US, Australia, Canada and the UK.

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MWC news round-up day 2

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This week the mobile world is at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Here we bring together the big news stories from Day 2.Handsets, services, IoT, networks and more…

The virtual assistant previously exclusive to Pixel phones will soon be making its way to phones running Android 7.0 Nougat and Android 6.0 Marshmallow in the US, Australia, Canada and the UK.

You can soon ask your phones running Android Marshmallow and Nougat for help really soon.

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Global mobile news round-up February 24

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

This week.. mobile becomes the number one video screen, security flaws in connected cars uncovered, Facebook’s next hardware play and much more.

Mobile is rapidly heading towards becoming the number one video screen in the UK, with 52 per cent of people watching videos on their smartphones daily – the same amount as those watching video on desktops or laptops.

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