Black Friday Deals: Vodafone UK Slash PAYGO And Contract Prices This Weekend

Black Friday is a relative newcomer to the UK, and has never really caught on properly in previous years, but this feels different. This year, there are reports of police being called to supermarkets to help keep the peace amongst shoppers. More importantly though, the retailers appear to have finally grasped the idea: that the public […]

Android One Arrives In The UK With The Karbonn Sparkle V On Sale Now

When we talk about Android One, it is usually to talk about a new handset that is set to launch in India. Featuring a certain level of hardware at a certain price point and receiving direct software updates from Google. Today though, Karbonn have announced the availability of their Android One handset, the Sparkle V, in the […]

EE Confirms They’re in Talks with BT for Possible Sale

  Earlier this week, we reported that BT were in early talks with Telefonica and O2 to potentially reach a deal to put the pair back together. At the time, there were rumors that BT were not just courting O2 and Telefonica but also EE, and now the UK’s largest 4G network has come forward […]

O2 in the UK Launches Two New Shared Data Plans

If you own multiple devices or have a family whose members each have a mobile device, you live in the United Kingdom and use O2 as your carrier, then we have some good news for you.  O2 has announced two new ‘Sharer Plans’ that will allow you to share one data allowance across O2 SIMs, […]

EE Has Agreed to Purchase Phones 4U’s Life Mobile Network

With all the exciting news about Google’s latest batch of Nexus devices (Nexus 6/9/Android TV) and Android 5.0 Lollipop finally being officially named, other snippets of news can often slip by unnoticed. News such as the announcement that the UK carrier EE has agreed to acquire Life Mobile, Phones 4U’s MVNO network for around £5 million($7,97 million). Life […]

Vodafone saves 140 Phones 4u Stores and 900 Jobs

The wireless world in the UK took another turn-of-events when Vodafone, one of the reasons that Phones 4u closed their doors, turned around and will reopen 140 Phones 4u stores (renaming them Vodafone) and save 900 jobs.  In a statement to our source, this will help out Vodafone with their growth plans in the UK: “Vodafone UK […]

Worldwide Android News 09/19/14 – Phones4U, Google Maps, Moto X and More!

  Google Play Newsstand Now Offers Paid Content in India and Expands in Europe Google has expanded paid content in its Play Newsstand this past week, with it introducing four new countries now able to get access to paid content. The four new countries are: India, the Netherlands, Russia, and Spain. This brings the full […]

HTC One M8 UEFA Champions League Collector’s Edition and FootballFeed App

When most people think of football in the U.S., we think of the National Football League (NFL) – in fact, we really do not think there is any other ‘real’ football.  However, if you live “across the pond” as they say, you will discover the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) may have something to […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on Sale in UK: Pre-Orders Tomorrow, Delivery 10/10

We learned yesterday that U.K.’s Clove Technology website had started taking Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders and they were touting an October 13 delivery date…and they were charging a non-VAT price of £479.17 or about $780 – on par with the Note 3’s pricing.  Today we received the official word from Samsung that the Galaxy […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4: Taking Pre-Orders in the U.K.

The highly anticipated announcement of the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has come and gone and all we are left wanting is the actual sale of the device.  It looks like the U.K. is one-step closer to getting the new phablet when the Clove Technology website started taking pre-orders as it nears the Galaxy Note […]

Phones4U Will Close Its Doors Tomorrow Due To Cancelled Partnership From EE

Phones4U, a well known UK retailer of mobile products and services, will be shutting its doors beginning Monday morning to all of its 550 standalone stores due to the recent pull-out from the last two mobile operators to do business with the company. Vodafone and EE, had recently made the decision to pull back from […]

Tesco Decides Against Launching a Hudl Smartphone

Sometimes too much of a good thing can turn into a problem – diversity is nice, but sometimes you have to go back to your core product and that seems to be the case with Tesco’s new boss Dave Lewis, as he concentrates on their grocery business.  Last year,  Tesco launched its first ever Android […]

Sony Xperia T3 available in the UK Exclusively at Carphone Warehouse

The sleek Sony Xperia T3, just announced in July, has finally found its way into the U.K. exclusively at Carphone Warehouse – both in-store and online.  Monthly plans will cost you starting at £22.50 (about $38) per month and is available in the standard Sony Black, White or Purple color.  While the Xperia T3 looks […]