America Movil, Telefonica, Oi to bid for Brazil's TIM: report

Mexico's America Movil SAB, Spain's Telefonica SA and Brazil's Grupo Oi SA agreed to place a bid for and to break up TIM Participações SA (TIMP3.SA), Brazil's second-largest wireless carrier, Folha de S. Paulo reported on Friday without saying how it obtained the information.

Read Full Article

Facebook wins EU approval for $19 billion WhatsApp bid

Facebook (FB.O), the world's most popular social network, gained European Union clearance on Friday for its proposed $19 billion takeover of mobile messaging startup WhatsApp in a deal setting it against the telecoms industry.

Read Full Article

EU divided over how to end mobile roaming charges

Agreeing on the best way to end mobile roaming charges in Europe is proving a difficult task among EU member states who are keen to deliver on their commitment to consumers but unsure of how to go about it.

Read Full Article

Orange offers to buy Spain's Jazztel for 3.4 billion euros

Orange has offered buy Spanish telecoms operator Jazztel for around 3.4 billion euros (4.40 billion US dollar), a deal that could help the French company jump ahead of rival Vodafone in the country's mobile market.

Read Full Article

Opera's Mini browser to be installed on Microsoft phones

Norwegian software maker Opera signed a deal to take over the browser building unit of Microsoft's Nokia mobile phone unit and reported second-quarter earnings above expectations on Thursday, sending it shares sharply higher.

Read Full Article to sell Microsoft's Xbox One games console in China Inc, China's second-biggest e-commerce company by market share, will accept pre-orders for Microsoft Corp's Xbox One games console in China from July 28 to July 30, the firm said on Monday.

Read Full Article

China says to crack down on pornography in mobile apps

China will crack down on smartphone apps featuring pornography and obscene content, the government said on Tuesday, the latest move in an official campaign to 'clean the Internet'.

Read Full Article

Apple should do more to tackle in-app purchases problem: EU

Apple has provided no concrete and immediate solutions to tackle the problem of adults and children racking up credit card bills by making "in-app" purchases on tablets and mobile phones, the European Commission said on Friday.

Read Full Article

Alabama's Bay Bank bought by The First in $6.6M merger deal

Alabama, US-based banking firm Bay Bank has been bought by Hattiesburg-based firm The First Bancshares Inc in a merger deal worth $6.6 million in combined cash and stock.

Read Full Article

AppDynamics founder builds for the cloud and mobile market after investors infusion

Jyoti Bansal, founder of AppDynamics, have built a company that helps firms manage their high volume data.

Read Full Article

Isis to launch mobile payment service

Isis announced its plan to launch its mobile payment service this year.

Read Full Article

Casual Connect: Dan Morris of Facebook discusses mobile gaming

Dan Morris of Facebook will discuss mobile gaming at the Casual Connect conference.

Read Full Article

Greenlight: Facebook can make more money by offering to remove ads, for a price

Facebook can make more money by offering to remove Newsfeed ads for a monthly fee, according to Greenlight.

Read Full Article

Mobile shift left mixed results for Google in its wake

The mobile shift left mixed results for the search engine giant, Google.

Read Full Article

Facebook shares rides on strong mobile ads earnings

Facebook shares rose as the company continues to see strong mobile ads earnings.

Read Full Article
1 2

Subscribe to VCpost newsletter

Sign up for our Deals of the Day newsletter.
We will not spam you!

Real Time Analytics