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Orange And T-Mobile Join Forces To Become Everything Everywhere
You might or might not have been expecting it, but the reality is that Deutsche Telekom and France Telecom have just merged their UK operations, combining Orange UK and T-Mobile UK to become Britain’s largest communications company, now known as Everything Everywhere. Thanks to this 50–50 joint venture that will merge corporate operations and network resources of both companies together to create an umbrella company, but will continue to operate […]

O2 And Vodafone To Offer iPad Price Plans From The End Of May
Despite the delay of the iPad’s international launch, you can bet that the demand for Apple’s iPad is still going strong in the UK, and O2 and Vodafone are certainly going to capitalize on that. Both carriers have officially announced that they will be offering dedicated iPad plans, which will be useful to folks who are planning to purchase the iPad when it’s launched. Considering that AT&T is currently offering […]

Apple In Talks With UK Operators Over Tablet
With the announcement of the Apple tablet most likely a week away, more details of the device are slowly surfacing. Now it seems that Apple is in talks with mobile phone operators in the UK. Apparently the tablet will not be an exclusive item, unlike the iPhone when it was originally launched. Since Apple is partnering with operators, it seems that the device will sport 3G connectivity, and will come […]

Deputy CEO Of France Telecom Confirms Apple Tablet
With Apple’s media event just around the corner, it seems that it’s going to be mighty hard to keep the Apple tablet (iSlate?) under wraps for much longer. Notable folk are coming out to confirm the device, and next up is Stephane Richard, deputy CEO at France Telecom. Apparently the device will be available with a webcam, and Orange customers will be able to enjoy the device, suggesting that the […]

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Orange UK Drops Nokia N97 Mini Due To High Return Rate
Nokia’s N97 Mini always seemed like it would be a rather successful phone, but now it seems that it probably didn’t work out the way Nokia wanted it to. Orange UK has now stopped offering the Nokia N97 Mini, and apparently this is due to the high return rate of the mobile phone. Surprisingly, the reviews for the N97 Mini have been rather encouraging, so it does seem a little […]

Orange To Test HD Calls in 2010
Will we be getting clearer and better quality call quality in the near future? The folks over at Orange UK certainly seem to think so, as the company is looking to be one of the first carriers to upgrade its call quality with the launch of HD Voice, using a technology known as Wideband Adaptive Multi-Rate (WB-AMR). This will actually allocate more bandwidth to a call than normal 3G voice […]

Orange Tabbee Internet tablet spotted
Yet another Internet tablet has made a splash – this time round it is the Orange Tabbee (manufactured by Sagem) that sports a 7″ WVGA touchscreen display, powered by a Linux-based operating system alongside an unspecified ARM processor. Other specifications comprise of a 3-hour battery life, Wi-Fi connectivity, an SD memory card slot, USB 2.0 support, 2W stereo speakers as well as software support that comprises of a wide range […]

Orange Touch Pro2 Gets WinMob 6.5 Update
While HTC’s Touch Pro2 has had the Windows Mobile 6.5 update for quite some time now, folks who are on Orange’s network have been made to wait. Fortunately, your patience has been paid off, and you can now happily head off to HTC’s support page and download the update. As usual, do remember to back up your data and settings before attempting to perform a firmware update. Check out the […]

HTC Hero From Orange Spain
Orange Spain is offering the new HTC Hero with the handset going from €99 upwards, although it will be accompanied by a contract agreement and a monthly plan of €29. The HTC Hero will be made available in Spain from next week onwards, while those who can’t wait can place a pre-order online and benefit from a further €10 discount. Of course, if you want to wait until the end […]