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Skype App Hits Ovi Store, And Potentially 200 Million Nokia Handsets Next

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Pretty huge news in our book: Skype has published a free mobile application for Symbian in the Ovi Store, basically enabling over 200 million Nokia handset users to easily download the program and start making free Skype-to-Skype calls from their phones. If I were a carrier, I'd probably be feeling...
Skype App Hits Ovi Store, And Potentially 200 Million Nokia Handsets Next
Snappgrip turns your iPhone into a point-and-shoot camera

Nokia Caught Exposing User Data To Potential Snoops

www.businessinsider.com
Nokia has changed how it handles data after an investigation by IT blogger Guarang K Pandya. Pandya uncovered how Nokia was having all of its handset users' supposedly secure data diverted to its own servers, unencrypted, then re-encrypted and sent out to its intended destination server. They did this through...
Nokia Caught Exposing User Data To Potential Snoops

BlackBerry Curve 9310 revealed in UAProf documents

www.electronista.com
According to information buried in the documentation for BlackBerry.net, the BlackBerry Curve lineup will soon receive an addition in the form a previously unannounced handset. Users of the Crackberry forums have discovered documentation suggesting that the BlackBerry Curve 9310 will be released in the near future on Verizon's network.......
BlackBerry Curve 9310 revealed in UAProf documents

Mobile ad tech firm Mobile Posse lands $5m from Softbank and others

thenextweb.com
Mobile Posse, which develops technology that pushes ads and information to mobile handset users on idle cellphone screens, has raised $5 million in Series C funding from new investor Harbert Venture Partners and prior backers Softbank Capital, Court Square Ventures, Columbia Capital and individual investors. The company’s technology is used...
Mobile ad tech firm Mobile Posse lands $5m from Softbank and others

Barclays launches Pingit money-sending service for smartphones

www.guardian.co.uk
Fast, free money-sending service, Barclays Pingit, enables UK current account customers to send and receive cash via mobileBarclays bank has launched Europe's first money-sending service that allows UK current account customers to send and receive cash through their mobile phones.Barclays' 11.9m current account customers can download the bank's new Pingit...
Barclays launches Pingit money-sending service for smartphones

Shazam for iOS updated with Pulse discovery feature, redesigned tab bar on iPhone

www.engadget.com
It's been a mere few weeks since Shazam introduced those new location-based and tagging features for the tablet version of its iOS app, but the music-driven service isn't stopping there. Reaching version 6.1 on Apple's platform, today Shazam's universal application is bringing a few more tidbits to both the...
Shazam for iOS updated with Pulse discovery feature, redesigned tab bar on iPhone

Open Launcher: Google TV gets a dedicated alternative launcher app

gigaom.com
Google TV users just got more options to tweak the look and feel of the platform: A new, free app dubbed Open Launcher, once downloaded and installed, replaces the stock Google TV home screen experience with a more tweakable alternative. Right now, it focuses heavily on improving the actual launch...
Open Launcher: Google TV gets a dedicated alternative launcher app

When & How Is The New Smartphone Bot Affecting Search Results?

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Even though Google has launched a smartphone bot to improve mobile search results and the user experience on smartphones, it doesn’t mean that everything in mobile SEO has changed. Google is still detecting what handset users are searching from, and adapting the results that they send based on the... Please...
When & How Is The New Smartphone Bot Affecting Search Results?
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?