Posts Tagged ‘Telecommunications industry’

Apple Secretive About ‘Polluting and Poisoning’ Supply Chain, Says Report

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Boy, if even the Chinese are complaining, then things must be pretty bad …

Apple comes joint last among IT firms in a transparency study drawn up by leading Chinese environment groups.


Is the iPhone About to Lose its Mojo?

Monday, January 17th, 2011

For many people a mobile phone is a fashion accessory or an extension of their personality; for me, it’s just a way to know what time it is without having to wear a wristwatch.

Android is racing ahead of Apple in the US as the mobile phone struggle enters a new phase

A growing number of tech experts are predicting that the iPhone is in danger of losing the “smart phone wars” to an upstart operating system from Google, in a dramatic reversal of fortune for one of the world’s coolest hi-tech products.


Google offers free calls via Gmail in US

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

I’m so old, that I remember when Google was just a search engine …

The search company is aiming to undercut international call rates and set up phone boxes in universities and airports for its call product

Google has added free voice calls over the internet to its free email service Gmail in the US – although some UK users have found they can also use the service to make calls to the US for free.