Topic / Telecom Italia

Mobile operators unite to bring global apps store

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Twenty-four telecom operators – including Vodafone, SingTel, China Unicom, China Telecom, Telenor, TeleSonera, Sprint, T-Mobile, Orange , AT&T and Verizon Wireless – have announced that they will form together a group known as the Wholesale Applications Community. The group will have the backing of the GSMA consortium and will be backed by LG Electronics, Samsung and Sony Ericsson. The group was founded on a goal to “establish a simple route […]

Telecom Italia sells iPhone in Italy – ends exclusivity

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After the announcement of the iPhone being provided in Italy via Vodafone, it has also been announced that Telecom Italia will sell the iPhone in Italy as well – breaking the previous exclusivity deals in the US and a few other European countries. It has exclusive deals with AT&T in the US, O2 in Britain, Orange in France and Deutsche Telekom in Germany. Both companies have not provided any details.