Chinese telecoms gear maker to spend on building its brand, strengthening its retail presence in country and also targets sales of 1 million smartphones in the next 6 months.
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Google already has Chromebook retail 'zones' dotted across the UK and the US, but it may also have bigger, standalone retail plans for the US in the year ahead.
Telefonica has no plans to take its UK O2 brand public following a similar move in Germany last year designed to reduce its debt pile.
A number of EE, Orange and T-Mobile stores will be closing across the UK as EE moves to cut down duplication of retail outlets.
Mobcast, the flexible ebook solution which allows cloud storage and access from any device has been bought by retail giant Tesco giving it the infrastructure to beat Amazon in the UK ebook market.
BT started blocking access to The Pirate Bay around midday on Tuesday, the ISP has confirmed.BT Retail was the last of the big UK internet service providers to institute the block, which had been ordered by the High Court after an earlier ruling that found The Pirate Bay (TPB) to be aiding copyright infringement.
Amazon is under "examination" by UK tax authorities, amongst others, according to a U.S. SEC filing. Claims made suggest the retail giant 'avoids' paying corporate tax in the UK.
Struggling UK retail chain Game is to keep half its UK-based staff and stores after a buyer was found over the weekend. But European stores face further uncertainty.
UK gaming retail giant Game has entered administration after it found itself in financial difficulties, and ultimately could no longer afford to pay store rent or its staff.
Apple is moving forward with its plans to launch a TV -- but what will it be called? Certainly not iTV says the independent UK broadcaster.
It's not unusual for Microsoft to file lawsuits against PC makers who pirate its software, but its case against giant UK retailer Comet is different. What did Comet do that was wrong, and why has Microsoft hauled them into court?
Boxing Day 2011 broke previous records to become the UK's best ever day for online shopping, according to Experian Hitwise monitoring. "Online retail websites received an astonishing 96 million UK Internet visits yesterday, 40 percent more than on Boxing Day last year (68 million visits)," said the company.
Sony and LG have decided to stop suing each other over alleged patent infringements and have reportedly signed a cross-licensing deal instead.In a statement sent to ZDNet UK on Thursday, Sony said that "Sony, LG Electronics and Zenith Electronics [an LG brand] have reached an agreement on the basic settlement terms regarding all the pending patent litigations which the parties have filed since October 2010 in the US and the EU, and have agreed to withdraw all of these litigations".
Microsoft has allowed app developers to upgrade their retail Windows Phones to the new Mango version of the operating system, ahead of a wider release to the public.The Mango upgrade was announced on Tuesday on the MSDN App Hub page, where registered developers in 23 countries, including the UK, were told they could have the beta version of Mango.
Retail price caps, the separation of roaming tariffs from domestic contracts and measures to boost the competitiveness of small operators are all elements of upcoming EU data-roaming rules, ZDNet UK has learned
Research In Motion's PlayBook tablet will go on sale in the UK in mid-June, the company said on Tuesday as it also announced pricing for the device.The PlayBook, which will initially be sold through Dixons Retail, Carphone Warehouse, Insight UK and Phones 4u, will become available on 16 June, with the cheapest configuration costing £399.
Seagate has announced a portable Wi-Fi-equipped hard drive, the GoFlex Satellite, which is designed to act as a wireless media hub for storage-limited tablets and smartphones. Officially unveiled today, the GoFlex Satellite won't be available at UK and European retail outlets until mid-August.
Despite rumours that stock shortages would cause a delay, the iPad 2 has gone on sale in the UK on Apple's online store, with retail outlets to follow from 5pm
Future Group and Tata Teleservices form a strategic partnership to launch a new GSM brand called T24 that will offer free talk time to consumers who shop at Future Groups' retail outlets.
The Sony Ericsson LiveView Android remote control — which lets users view notification messages without needing to access their handset — is now available to pre-order in the UK.The remote — which is listed on Amazon UK with a retail price of £55.
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