Mobile Phones http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19559/all en Billionaire Denis O'Brien paid off Irish government official http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/ireland/110323/denis-obrien-michael-lowry-mobile-phone-license <p> Tribunal findings also demonstrate a willingness of Ireland to clean up its act.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/ireland/110323/denis-obrien-michael-lowry-mobile-phone-license" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Enda Kenny Mobile Phones Business Ireland Technology Wed, 23 Mar 2011 15:48:00 +0000 Conor O&#039;Clery 5632698 at http://www.globalpost.com Canadian politician denies posting lewd photo in "Weinergate North" scandal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/canada/110607/canada-lepp-photo-weiner-twitter-weinergate <p> A Toronto Sun story quoted a party spokesman as suggesting that Lepp had inadvertently taken the photo of his genitals, when the BlackBerry was operating on camera mode in his front pant pocket.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/canada/110607/canada-lepp-photo-weiner-twitter-weinergate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Internet Media News Mobile Phones Twitter Elections Politics Canada Tue, 07 Jun 2011 14:20:00 +0000 News Desk 5649706 at http://www.globalpost.com FBI to probe Murdoch's News Corp. over phone hacking http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110714/news-the-world-scandal-rupert-murdoch-news-corp-fbi-probe <p> The phone hacking scandal has crossed the Atlantic to the United States, and the FBI&rsquo;s involvement takes it into more serious territory.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110714/news-the-world-scandal-rupert-murdoch-news-corp-fbi-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media News Mobile Phones United Kingdom United States Fri, 15 Jul 2011 03:59:00 +0000 News Desk 5670591 at http://www.globalpost.com News of the World phone hacking whistleblower found dead http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/110718/news-the-world-phone-hacking-whistleblower-dead <p> Whistleblower Sean Hoare also claimed that then editor Andy Coulson had asked him to hack phones &mdash; an allegation Coulson denies.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/110718/news-the-world-phone-hacking-whistleblower-dead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media News Mobile Phones United Kingdom United States Mon, 18 Jul 2011 22:21:00 +0000 News Desk 5670861 at http://www.globalpost.com BlackBerry maker announces layoffs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110725/blackberry-layoffs-smartphone-rim-apple <p> Once the market leader, RIM now makes the world&rsquo;s third-largest mobile operating system and is losing ground to Apple&rsquo;s iPhone and devices that use Google&rsquo;s Android operating system.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110725/blackberry-layoffs-smartphone-rim-apple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Apple Google Mobile Phones Canada Technology United States Mon, 25 Jul 2011 19:23:00 +0000 News Desk 5671395 at http://www.globalpost.com 45,000 Verizon workers go on strike http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110807/verizon-workers-strike-contract-land-line-fios <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110807/verizon-workers-strike-contract-land-line-fios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Labor Union Mobile Phones Business Technology United States Sun, 07 Aug 2011 23:58:00 +0000 News Desk 5672584 at http://www.globalpost.com House ends page program http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110808/house-ends-page-program-boehner-pelosi <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110808/house-ends-page-program-boehner-pelosi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Internet Mobile Phones Politics United States Tue, 09 Aug 2011 02:22:00 +0000 News Desk 5672742 at http://www.globalpost.com San Francisco officials foil protest by turning off cellular signal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110813/san-francisco-bart-transit-blocks-cellular-signal <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110813/san-francisco-bart-transit-blocks-cellular-signal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile Phones United States Sat, 13 Aug 2011 22:12:00 +0000 News Desk 5673101 at http://www.globalpost.com Chinese firm launches first Android-based MIUI smartphone (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/110816/china-miui-android-xiaomi-smartphone-chinese-mobile-phones <p> The launch of Xiaomei&#39;s MIUI smartphone in Beijing comes a day after Google Inc. announced a $12.5 billion bid for Motorola Mobility.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/110816/china-miui-android-xiaomi-smartphone-chinese-mobile-phones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Google Mobile Phones Business China Technology Tue, 16 Aug 2011 14:15:00 +0000 News Desk 5673226 at http://www.globalpost.com Journalist's letter re-opens phone hacking scandal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/110816/murdoch-news-the-world-phone-hacking-scandal-letter <p> &ldquo;The editor promised on many occasions that I could come back to a job at the newspaper if I did not implicate the paper,&rdquo; Clive Goodman wrote in the letter.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/110816/murdoch-news-the-world-phone-hacking-scandal-letter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile Phones phone hacking Politics United Kingdom Tue, 16 Aug 2011 19:49:15 +0000 News Desk 5673244 at http://www.globalpost.com Verizon warns it will suspend striking workers’ health benefits http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110816/verizon-strike-suspend-health-benefits-contract <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110816/verizon-strike-suspend-health-benefits-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Labor Union Mobile Phones Business United States Wed, 17 Aug 2011 01:53:02 +0000 News Desk 5673278 at http://www.globalpost.com Apple’s Steve Jobs resigns http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110824/apple-steve-jobs-resigns-ceo-tim-cook <p> Apple Inc. founder and CEO Steve Jobs has resigned due to continuing struggles with his health. Chief Operating Officer Tim Cook has taken over as CEO, and Jobs has become chairman of the technology company.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110824/apple-steve-jobs-resigns-ceo-tim-cook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Internet Mobile Phones Business Technology United States Thu, 25 Aug 2011 00:43:00 +0000 News Desk 5673891 at http://www.globalpost.com Judge blocks ban on teachers and students chatting online http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110826/missouri-judge-blocks-facebook-ban-law-teachers-online <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110826/missouri-judge-blocks-facebook-ban-law-teachers-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Internet Mobile Phones Culture & Lifestyle Education United States Sat, 27 Aug 2011 00:51:47 +0000 News Desk 5674049 at http://www.globalpost.com U.S. files antitrust suit to block AT&T takeover of T-Mobile http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110831/cellphones-us-justice-department-blocks-takeover-att-t-mobile-antitrust <p> The AT&amp;T and T-Mobile deal can&#39;t go ahead without approval from the U.S. Justice Department and Federal Communications Commission (FCC).</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110831/cellphones-us-justice-department-blocks-takeover-att-t-mobile-antitrust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile Phones Business United States Wed, 31 Aug 2011 16:22:58 +0000 News Desk 5674372 at http://www.globalpost.com Sprint sues AT&T to block T-Mobile acquisition http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110906/sprint-sues-att-block-t-mobile-acquisition-justice-department <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110906/sprint-sues-att-block-t-mobile-acquisition-justice-department" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile Phones Business United States Tue, 06 Sep 2011 21:19:44 +0000 News Desk 5674761 at http://www.globalpost.com