The U.S. government is crying foul over Apple and Google's efforts to bolster smartphone encryption. Because accusations that they're going "beyond the law" goes both ways.
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How I spent two weeks on the road and avoided $50,000 in painful roaming charges just by swapping a tiny SIM card.
Amazon's first smartphone is heading to Europe, with a UK launch with O2 and a German release with Deutsche Telekom.
Chinese-French smartphone maker has already made its mark in the Hexagon, and now it's got its sights set on taking its unique recipe for smartphone sales further afield.
Across the biggest smartphone markets in Europe, smaller manufacturers are on the rise.
There's a new order in China among smartphone vendors, while Nokia's growth spurt in Europe appears to have run out of steam.
Motorola's flagship smartphone has arrived in Europe; can it generate more excitement here?
Jolla has put a new batch of Sailfish devices up for grabs.
The EC's digital VP Neelie Kroes will unveil the full telecoms package later this week, but has given a taster of what the continent can expect.
ZTE plans to target smartphone sellers in Europe directly to improve brand recognition and compete against rivals including Samsung.
Europe may get yet another smartphone alternative if Kazam realises its plan.
Jolla fans in Europe can now pre-order the first Sailfish smartphone, which is expected to ship by the end of the year.
According to new research, the iPad and iPhone maker has managed to secure over 50 percent of the American smartphone market, whereas Samsung is still top dog in Europe.
Five E.U. member states will face the highest court in Europe after their governments failed to implement the E.U. 'cookie law'.
Motorola has provided Ice Cream Sandwich update details for devices such as the Razr, Xoom and Xoom 2, but has said it will not be bringing ICS to older devices. The Motorola Xoom 2 is set to get an update to ICS in Q3 2012The company reaffirmed on Friday that it would begin delivering the ICS update for the Motorola Xoom Wi-Fi-only version and Motorola Razr smartphone in the Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region during the second quarter of the year.
European legislators will on Thursday vote on a comprehensive package aimed at reducing roaming charges for mobile data, voice and text messages across the continent.The European Parliament and Council have already negotiated a compromise deal that puts the new caps on roaming at a lower level than those originally proposed by the Commission, and the vote is the final stage in passing the legislation.
The upper house of the Netherlands parliament adopted on Tuesday a new Telecommunications Act, making the country the first in Europe to put net neutrality into law. The lower house approved the act in June last year.
Cyberattacks could become a criminal offence across Europe punishable by at least two years in jail under a draft law cleared by a European Parliament committee on Tuesday.Attacks against a website, network or database, and attempts to interfere with or illegally intercept data, would see two years in prison under proposals backed by the European Parliament Civil Liberties Committee.
New research from Google shows that smartphone usage is surging globally, especially in the U.S. and Western Europe. Beyond just device sales, this could mean bigger things for advertisers.
Microsoft's cloud pact with Europe still does not protect EU citizens from U.S. law, like FISA or the Patriot Act. Was it simply signed to quell fears, and prevent the loss of business?
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