Posted by A Ocean on May 10, 2010 ·
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Apple iPad is finally coming to UK, Apple have opened up pre – orders and released mobile network & pricing information for UK versions of iPad tablet device after they previously put back the UK release date due to high demand in the US where it has reached the landmark of selling a million devices last week.
There is a choice of three carriers – [...]
Posted by A Ocean on March 10, 2010 ·
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If you were one of those in UK who got excited and happy when O2 updated their iPhone pricing lists for video calling, your excitement is short lived as a spokesperson for O2 clarified that “the UK video calls that appear in their key features table is actually a regrettable mistake” according to a technology website which was contacted by a O2 spokesperson [...]
Posted by Calvin Robinson on July 13, 2009 ·
The big announcement from @o2 this afternoon is that from 1st August all o2 customers will be able to receive Twitter messages via SMS.
o2 joins Vodafone, who were the first to enable Twitter updates back in March. This comes after Twitter disabled the feature last year, as an attempt to arrange deals with Networks.
Updates will be sent to your phone via text message for free, but o2 does request you [...]
Posted by Calvin Robinson on June 30, 2009 ·
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We’ve been hunting deals high and low, trying to get our hands on the iPhone 3GS at the cheapest possible price. Some of us may have been on the fence, but let’s face it, it’s not a question of “will I get the 3GS”, more “when will I get the 3GS”.
So we’ve found that if you order your iPhone 3GS through Mobiles.co.uk [...]
Posted by Calvin Robinson on June 23, 2009 ·
During iPhone OS 3.0 Beta 5 we wrote an article about how to enable tethering on your iPhone. With the release of OS 3.0 we feel the need to refresh this content.
While Tethering is an official feature of OS 3.0, it is not enabled by default. Here in the UK, o2 require users to purchase a ‘Bolt-on’ package of either £15 or £30 per month, for 3gb and 10gb of data usage, respectively. Frankly, [...]
Posted by Calvin Robinson on May 25, 2009 ·
It looks like the rumours will indeed be confirmed true. According to the Guardian, o2 will be releasing the new Palm Pre by the end of the year. This means o2 outdid both Orange and Vodafone with this all-important exclusivity deal, which is surprising as Vodafone has a history with Palm, having been loyal to the Palm Treo Pro for the last few years.
The American system of mobile phone network exclusivity [...]