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UK mobile customers will be able to terminate contracts mid-flight if met with price hikes

UK mobile customers will be able to terminate contracts mid-flight if met with price hikes

UK telecommunications regulator, Ofcom has sealed a victory for mobile customers regarding contracts and price hikes. The new guidelines, which take effect from tomorrow, will enable customers (consumers and small businesses) who take out new landline, broadband or mobile contracts to terminate immediately without penalty, should the service provider increase the monthly subscription...

Rich Edmonds 15
Bing Partners with Local.com - shows what stores around you have what you are searching for

Bing Partners with Local.com - shows what stores around you have what you are searching for

On September 5th, Microsoft’s Bing search division partnered with product search company Local.com to deliver a more immersive experience for its users. Now when searching for goods and products, Bing will be able to tell you what local stores have that item in stock. Local’s Kirllion shopping data platform provides information from stores including retail locations, brands, categories...

Michael Archambault 58
Windows Phone users have positive response for Samsung’s ATIV S, cautiously waiting for Nokia, HTC

Windows Phone users have positive response for Samsung’s ATIV S, cautiously waiting for Nokia, HTC

Our online poll suggests Samsung has done well but still has to win over many Yesterday during the IFA trade show in Berlin, Samsung surprisingly unveiled the first Windows Phone 8 device for 2012—the ATIV S—to mostly cheers and approvals from current and prospective Windows Phone users. In an online 24-hour poll conducted yesterday here at Windows Phone Central, nearly 4,000...

Daniel Rubino 62