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Solar Cell Patent

Posted by Kenny D on the 4th July 2010 | Topics: News

Apple Harnesses the Sun?

One of the biggest gripes with mobile tech is the lack of decent battery life, especially when it comes to smartphones. Despite some great innovations, manufacturers have yet to deliver, and with an increasing demand on battery consumption the problem is destined to get worse. Or is it?



Is this the end of Unlimited 3G?

Posted by Kenny D on the 29th June 2010 | Topics: News

It has long been rumoured that the UK 3G network is close to saturation. With the boom in sales of 3G mobile phones and the raft of data hungry applications making the most of the fast wireless network, networks are having to reconsider offering unlimted 3G Access.



Three Release iPhone 4 Sim Only Pricing

Posted by Steve on the 24th June 2010 | Topics: News

From tomorrow (25 June 2010), you will be able to purchase an iPhone 4 Sim Only Deal from Three.

As the first network to reveal their sim only tariffs for Apple's new wonder phone, other networks are expected to follow shortly.



iPhone 4 Stock Shortage

Posted by Kenny D on the 23rd June 2010 | Topics: News

iPhone Stock Shortage - First Network responds

Original supplier of the iPhone, network giant O2, has announced that it will be stocking the new iPhone 4 but it will only be available to existing O2 customers at launch.



iPhone 4 Launch Crashes Websites

Posted by Kenny D on the 23rd June 2010 | Topics: News

iPhone 4 Launch Crashes Websites

As expected the new Apple iPhone 4 was in hot demand when officially launched on Thursday (17th June). So much so, the massive rush of customers ordering the new handset caused their websites in both the UK and the US to crash simultaneously.



iPhone 4 Expected to Fuel Sim Only Market with Older Handsets

Posted by Kenny D on the 22nd June 2010 | Topics: News

The world’s media is rightly buzzing with excitement following the launch of the new Apple iPhone 4, and as expected, it's not going to be a cheap mobile option. The technically advanced iPhone 4 with its new Retina display, video calling and multi-tasking will naturally be available on contract, but with stock shortages prevailing, this could be the ideal time for wannabe iPhone owners to take the plunge and go Sim Only.



Sim Free iPhone 4 – The Perfect Match for Sim Only

Posted by Steve on the 16th June 2010 | Topics: News

With the recent unveiling of the iPhone 4, there has been a lot of speculation about the pricing for UK customers.  Well today, you’ll be pleased to hear that Apple officially released its new rock star in all its Sim free glory for you to take advantage of.



Sim Only Deals Explained

Posted by Steve on the 1st June 2010 | Topics: Guides

Making the switch to a Sim Only Deal can signal the end of being tied into long contracts and can save you a stack of cash. As the name suggests, a sim only deal provides you with a sim card contract without a mobile handset, whereas standard mobile contracts offer the customer both a sim card and a mobile handset for a fixed minimum term of around 12 to 24 months.



Vodafone 533 handset and PAYG mobile broadband giveaways

Posted by Admin on the 25th May 2010 | Topics: Special Offers, News

This week we have some great promotions for free Vodafone 340 and 533 handsets, or a free PAYG mobile broadband dongle when you buy from the Vodafone sim card range.