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  1. What AT&T's New Data Limits Mean for Music Fans

    March 05, 2012 11:04 AM EST Responding to complaints about its practice of limiting data plans it sold as "unlimited," AT&T clarified the amount of wireless data its smartphone customers can use before it starts throttling their bandwidth this week. The new lim ...

  2. Universal, Reliance Unveil Indian Mobile Music Deal

    August 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group and India's Reliance Communications announced a mobile phone music distribution deal Wednesday (Aug. 4), part of Universal's drive to ramp up digital revenues as physical sales wane. Reliance will offer music downlo ...

  3. China 3G Standard Phone Sales To Surge

    April 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Sales of cellphones using China's own 3G standard (TD-SCDMA) will grow seven-fold this year, boosted by China Mobile's push of new phones and services, said research firm Strategy Analytics. The research firm did not unveil total sales e ...

  4. Comes With Music To Launch In India

    March 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Nokia's unlimited music service Comes With Music is set to launch in India in the first half of 2010. The move coincides with developments regarding India's upgrade this year to a higher-speed 3G network. Successful bidders in the countr ...

  5. Unicom To Sell Apple iPhones In China From October

    September 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT China Unicom, the country's No. 2 mobile carrier, will begin to sell Apple Inc's iPhone in China for a retail price of 5,000 yuan ($732.50), as it leans on the phone to launch its 3G service. The high price tag may force buyers of the po ...

  6. China Unicom In 3-Year Deal For Apple's iPhone

    August 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Apple's iPhones will go on sale later this year in China, the world's largest mobile market, its partner China Unicom confirmed on Friday, after the country's No. 2 mobile carrier posted first-half profits that fell 45% yet beat exp ...

  7. Hutchison 3G Austria Launches Download, Subscription Services

    November 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST Mobile multi-media provider Hutchison 3G Austria has launched a music store that gives consumers a choice between subscription and download-to-own platforms. The download-to-own store has a catalog of over 3.3 million audio tracks (in MP3 and WMA ...

  8. New Aus Online Radio Firm Gets Stripes

    October 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT While the introduction of digital radio in Australia has been further delayed, the country's first mobile radio subscription service has just been launched. For a fee of $7.95 Australian ($6.30) per month, subscribers to the service are enabl ...

  9. O2 Rapped By U.K. Regulator

    February 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST U.K. mobile operator O2, a major investor in mobile music and live music, has been attacked by telecoms regulator Ofcom for failing to meet its obligations to roll out 3G (third-generation high-speed) services. Industry experts believe the availab ...

  10. Digital Music Biz Consolidation Predicted

    February 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST The digital-music business should expect a spate of consolidation during 2008 and 2009, predicts London-based research firm Point Topic in a new report. The firm says that, in a global sector which has more than 498 digital-download services curre ...

  11. France's SFR Launches 'All You Can Eat' Download Service

    November 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST France's second mobile operator SFR launched an all-you-can-eat permanent music download service, to be integrated in its new 3G+ "Illimythics" mobile offer. Customers will get unlimited download over-the-air access to more than 150 ...

  12. France's NRJ Offers Unlimited Mobile Downloads

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT NRJ Mobile, the MVNO subsidiary of French media conglomerate NRJ Group, officially launches a music download service for 3G mobile phone users in France tomorrow (June 15). The "Music Illimitee" service offers an unlimited number of down ...

  13. China Preps For 3G

    December 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST Chinese mobile-phone users could soon be downloading videos and full-length songs on their handsets thanks to high-speed third generation (3G) telecom technology, according to a report in China's state media. Wang Xudong, China's ministe ...

  14. Groove Mobile Powers 3U.K.'s Music Offering

    November 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST The music service operated by 3U.K., Britain's pioneering 3G (third-generation) network, is now being powered by U.S.-based Groove Mobile. Groove Mobile replaces French-originated service provider Mus The music service operated by 3U.K., Brit ...

  15. Groove Mobile Powers 3U.K.'s Music Offering

    November 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST The music service operated by 3U.K., Britain's pioneering 3G (third-generation) network, is now being powered by U.S.-based Groove Mobile. Groove Mobile replaces French-originated service provider Mus The music service operated by 3U.K., Brit ...

  16. Wolfmother's Cell Phone Show A First For Oz

    October 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sydney power trio Wolfmother yesterday (Oct. 24) became the first act in Australia to stream a live concert in "real time" to mobile phones. Sydney power trio Wolfmother yesterday (Oct. 24) became the first act in Australia to stream a l ...

  17. Wolfmother's Cell Phone Show A First For Oz

    October 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sydney power trio Wolfmother yesterday (Oct. 24) became the first act in Australia to stream a live concert in "real time" to mobile phones. Sydney power trio Wolfmother yesterday (Oct. 24) became the first act in Australia to stream a l ...

  18. NTT DoCoMo To Launch Music Channel

    August 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Multi-media music service goes live Aug. 31. NTT DoCoMo, Inc., the Japanese giant wireless carrier, is launching a High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) service on Aug. 31, in time for the company's new multi-media music service. The move ...

  19. NTT DoCoMo To Launch Music Channel

    August 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT NTT DoCoMo, Inc., the Japanese giant wireless carrier, is launching a High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) service on Aug. 31, in time for the company's new multi-media music service. NTT DoCoMo, Inc., the Japanese giant wireless carrier ...

  20. EMI, Vodafone Clinch Content Agreement

    July 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music has struck a content deal with Vodafone which, from today (July 19), makes 200,000 full tracks available to the international wireless carrier's 3G subscribers in Europe, the Middle East and EMI Music has struck a content deal with ...

  21. Musicbrigade Opens U.K. Office

    June 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Claims to have largest online video library. Sweden-based Musicbrigade, the pan-European music-video download service that claims to have the biggest licensed online music-video library, has opened its first fully-staffed international office in t ...

  22. NTT DoCoMo Presses Button On Mobile Downloads

    June 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Full-track downloads launch on Panasonic device. NTT DoCoMo today (June 7) became the third Japanese telecom to offer mobile-based full-song downloads. DoCoMo says the service will initially be available only on the new Panasonic P902iS FOMA 3G ha ...

  23. NTT DoCoMo Presses Button On Mobile Downloads

    June 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT NTT DoCoMo today (June 7) became the third Japanese telecom to offer mobile-based full-song downloads. NTT DoCoMo today (June 7) became the third Japanese telecom to offer mobile-based full-song downloads. DoCoMo says the service will initially be ...

  24. Vodafone Unveils Personalized Radio Service

    January 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST 'Vodafone Radio DJ' to roll out in 20 markets. Mobile phone giant Vodafone is entering the international wireless streamed-radio sector with the introduction of a new service accessible via handsets and home computers. Vodafone Radio DJ ...

  25. Vodafone Unveils Personalized Radio Service

    January 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Mobile phone giant Vodafone is entering the international wireless streamed-radio sector with the introduction of a new service accessible via handsets and home computers. Mobile phone giant Vodafone is entering the international wireless streamed ...

  26. Cingular Begins 3G Rollout

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST New network launched in 16 cities today. Cingular Wireless switched on its third-generation, broadband wireless network in 16 cities today as the first step of a nationwide rollout expected to continue throughout next year. Such high-speed network ...

  27. Rok Launches TV-To-Mobile Service

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT -channel package for British consumers. Rok Corp., the U.K. distributor of music and other entertainment content on mobile-phone memory cards, today (Oct. 11) launched ROK TV, a live TV-to-mobile service. ROK TV comprises 10 channels, including ...

  28. Rok Launches TV-To-Mobile Service

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT -channel package for British consumers. Rok Corp., the U.K. distributor of music and other entertainment content on mobile-phone memory cards, today (Oct. 11) launched ROK TV, a live TV-to-mobile service. ROK TV comprises 10 channels, including ...

  29. Orange To Offer Mobile Music TV

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Kerrang! and Kiss channels added to 3G package. Kerrang! and Kiss channels added to 3G package. News ...

  30. Orange To Offer Mobile Music TV

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Kerrang! and Kiss channels added to 3G package. U.K. mobile carrier Orange has launched a new package of mobile TV channels, including two music-video services from U.K. media group EMAP, as part of its 3G (third-generation) offering. Kerrang! and ...

  31. Orange To Offer Mobile Music TV

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Kerrang! and Kiss channels added to 3G package. U.K. mobile carrier Orange has launched a new package of mobile TV channels, including two music-video services from U.K. media group EMAP, as part of its 3G (third-generation) offering. Kerrang! and ...

  32. France's SFR Strikes Pact With Sony BMG

    July 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG has struck a content deal to supply 100,000 songs for download on French mobile operator SFR's third-generation cellular phone service. SFR struck a similar agreement with Universal Music jus Sony BMG has struck a content deal to sup ...

  33. France's SFR Strikes Pact With Sony BMG

    July 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG has struck a content deal to supply 100,000 songs for download on French mobile operator SFR's third-generation cellular phone service. SFR struck a similar agreement with Universal Music jus Sony BMG has struck a content deal to sup ...

  34. Universal, SFR Join Forces In France

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New interactive 3G services on offer. French mobile operator SFR is enhancing its wireless music offering through an exclusive partnership with Universal Music Group. The two Vivendi Universal-owned units unveiled last week an agreement that will ...

  35. Universal, SFR Join Forces In France

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT French mobile operator SFR is enhancing its wireless music offering through an exclusive partnership with Universal Music Group. French mobile operator SFR is enhancing its wireless music offering through an exclusive partnership with Universal Mu ...

  36. Vodafone Steps Up 3G Drive

    November 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mobile phone giant Vodafone is targeting 10 million third-generation (3G) customers by March 2006 as it aims to start recouping about €24 billion ($31 million) spent on 3G licences four years a Mobile phone giant Vodafone is targeting 1 ...

  37. Vodafone Steps Up 3G Drive

    November 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mobile phone giant Vodafone is targeting 10 million third-generation (3G) customers by March 2006 as it aims to start recouping about €24 billion ($31 million) spent on 3G licences four years a Mobile phone giant Vodafone is targeting 1 ...

  38. Uni Mobile Signs Multimedia Pact With Alcatel

    February 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Mobile, a division of Universal Music International (UMI), has joined forces with French communications company Alcatel to develop a third-generation (3G) mobile multimedia service. Universal Mobile, a division of Universal Music Interna ...