With all the doom and gloom of the past few months and billions of whatever currency you like being poured into the economy I have to report on a ray of hope. I think my son may have hit on the solution completely inadvertently. He’s not a renowned economist, just an honest, hard working car mechanic.[more...]
Orange goes green with a wind powered phone charger for your tent[more...]
Orange UK today announced a more efficient way of working for business customers, with the launch of Business Everywhere – an integrated mobile solution for connecting to business applications via the Internet which will include access to over 13,000 WiFi hotspots across the UK and the rest of the world.
Launches INTERNATIONAL WiFi network[more...]
SUBtv, the new media channel which broadcasts into 90 of the top UK Universities, is conducting a number of Bluetooth marketing trials across its network. To date trials in the University of London Union (ULU) and the London School of Economics (LSE) indicate that students are prepared to accept commercial messages on their Bluetooth-enabled mobile phones after seeing a promotion of the offer on the SUBtv screens.[more...]
Orange has published details of a fix for several problems which may have bothered users of the first Bluetooth-equipped SPV smartphone.[more...]
The means of identifying objects has come a long way. From the humble barcode to pet chips, printable electronics and a global consortium to tag anything that moves, this article explores what's behind that sense of identity.[more...]