Articles tagged with: 3 and Music

Study Reveals UK Mobile Broadband Users Get 24% of Advertised Speeds

A report from researchers, Epitiro is revealing that speeds delivered to UK mobile broadband users are significantly less than those advertised. more

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Worldwide Mobile Phone Sales Down by 5% in Q4 '08

The global economic downturn had a significant impact on the mobile phone industry as worldwide mobile phone sales to end users totalled 314.7 million units in the fourth quarter of 2008, a 4.6 per cent decline from the fourth quarter of 2007, more

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Western European Mobile Phone Market now in Recession

Three consecutive quarters of negative growth have led the Western European mobile phone market into recession. According to IDC's European Mobile Phone Tracker, vendors shipped 53.6 million units in 4Q08, 13.5% lower than the 62 million units shipped in 4Q07. more

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Princeton researchers discover new type of laser

A Princeton-led team of researchers has discovered an entirely new mechanism for making common electronic materials emit laser beams. The finding could lead to lasers that operate more efficiently and at higher temperatures than existing devices. more

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The Hidden Costs of Mobile Downloads of a Music Track

Consumers may be facing data charges of up to £10 to download a single song, according to new research from mBlox on European data pricing. more

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Report Reveals Manufacturing Cost of T-Mobile's Google Phone

The T-Mobile G1 smart phone, the first wireless handset to be based on Google’s Android mobile operating system, carries a Bill-of-Materials (BOM) cost of $143.89, according to a virtual teardown conducted by iSuppli. more

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Home broadband Still Twice as Fast as Mobile Broadband

The difference between mobile broadband and fixed broadband speeds is growing according to new research by broadband comparison site, Broadband-Expert. Fixed broadband services are now, on average, twice as fast as mobile broadband. more

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Hutchison 3G UK to Support Nokia Music Download Platform

Nokia has announced that Hutchison 3G UK (3) is to support its unlimited music download service, Comes With Music from the start of next month.  more

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