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Alpha offers unlimited calls to overseas No:s as PAYG

Rating: New MVNO, Alpha Mobile, piggybacks on Vodafone

In an unprecedented move in the telecoms industry, Alpha Mobile is to become the only UK MVNO to offer unlimited calls to UK and international landlines and mobiles on a pre-paid service. The new company, Alpha Mobile, is a provider of prepaid SIM services and unlimited call time for the consumers. The new company has been created by international telecoms provider, Alpha Telecom. The new £30 pay-as-you-go (PAYG) SIM from Alpha Mobile should will be available in over 90,000 retail stores across the UK by Q1 2012. “Alpha Mobile is the ideal service for anyone wanting to save money on UK and international calls when using their mobile device,” claimed Zafar Mirza, CEO, withAlpha Mobile. Continue reading

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Cellular phones can even be used 50m underwater

Rating: Technically speaking the handset is floating on the surface
Initially, GoMo News thought it was a joke. But, no, with a system called the Alpha UWCP (Under Water Cell Phone) from Ocean Reef, it is now possible for divers to make cellular calls even when they are 50 metres underwater. They can’t send texts, of [...]

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First impressions MEM08 – warm – but not hot

The mood here in Cannes is upbeat there are lot of people here in the conference. But the shape of mobile entertainment is changing. I have been to all the MEM’s since launch. The ringtone providers and music services are being replaced with bigger brands, metric companies and content is transcending to search and advertising [...]

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