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Viber (www.viber.com) announced today the release of Viber 4.1 for Android and iPhone which includes the full global launch of Viber Out, a new feature that allows users to make low-cost calls to any mobile or landline phone number.
Viber had previously enabled Viber Out for users in the Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan to help users contact friends and loved ones. To provide free calls from the"......Continue Reading >
PlayPhone®, Inc., a global leader in mobile social gaming, today announced that it has entered into a partnership with Vivo, part of Telefonica Group, to bring PlayPhone’s leading edge social game store and global gaming network, branded PlayPhone Games, to Vivo customers. This partnership"...Continue Reading >
Orange Jordan recently announced that it is now offering to its subscribers very high internet speeds for the first time in the Kingdom. The company introduced Very High Bit Rate Digital Subscriber Line (VDSL) and Fiber to the Home (FTTH) services, thus presenting with this development a new milestone in the Kingdom’s"...Continue Reading >
nubia, the boutique smartphone brand of ZTE, is pleased to attract a record-breaking 2.5 million orders for the Z5S and Z5S mini on JD.com as consumers in China overwhelmingly endorse the best-in-class photography innovations and other user-driven features pioneered on the new devices.
The favorable market response to Z5S, priced at RMB 1,999, and Z5S mini, priced at RMB"...Continue Reading >
Jordan lags behind several countries in the region in terms of Internet download and upload speeds, according to an international report.
The average download speed is 3.09 megabits per second (Mbps) in Jordan, ranking 159th on the Net Index's household download list and 147th on the upload sub-index.
The Net Index was released recently by Ookla, the international"...Continue Reading >
1O1O and one2free today launch the first VoLTE (Voice over LTE) network in Hong Kong powered by Hong Kong’s Trusted Network, supported by ZTE Corporation’s industry-leading 4G solutions. The full commercial launch is expected to take place in the first half of 2014, in line with projected device maturity in the market.
CSL’s VoLTE offers clearer voice,"...Continue Reading >
Fuzhou Rockchip Electronics Co., Ltd, a leading manufacturer of mobile application processors, and Analogix Semiconductor, Inc., a leading innovator in mixed signal circuits and IP, team up to launch SlimPort® enabled reference designs targeting mainstream smartphones and tablets.
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Angel Telecom Holding AG located in Baar, Switzerland and traded on the Third Market of the Vienna Stock Exchange under the symbol AGLT announced today that Roland Josef Bopp joined Angel Americas LLC, New York as the new Chief Executive Officer, effective August 5, 2013. Mr. Bopp’s appointment by the Board of Director’s is a strategic response to the expected dynamic growth and expansion in the Americas. Angel Americas LLC acquired the assets of several companies during the first half of 2013. The Company markets"...Continue Reading >
App developers in Jordan are invited to take part in a programme launched by Nokia that provides training, consultation and in-kind rewards to participants, according to organisers.
Under the programme, dubbed DVLUP, app developers in Jordan can create an account on http://www.dvlup.com and register for the programme, which entails several challenges.
Participants in the programme"......Continue Reading >
Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces that the nationwide NFC deployment in Singapore, and powered by Gemalto’s Allynis Trusted Services Manager (TSM) solution, has won a prestigious Global Award at the Mobile Money and Digital Payments Conference 2013 in Dubai. The award for Best NFC Deployment follows the successful launch of the project in 2012. Gemalto’s TSM helps to deliver Singapore’s vision of a single NFC eco-system that allows all of Singapore’s banks, mobile network operators,"...Continue Reading >