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Siemens Atlas of Digitalization measures six cities' digital readiness

Siemens has launched its Atlas of Digitalization, a new web-based application that reveals the readiness and potential of six major cities to embrace digitalisation...

24 Apr 2019


New US-Spanish firm targets rich mobile ad market

MADRID, SPAIN: Spanish telecommunications firm Telefonica and US investment company Blackstone launched a mobile telephone advertising venture, challenging Google and Facebook in the multi-billion-dollar market.

17 Apr 2014


Telefonica reports profit slump but core revenue climbs

MADRID, SPAIN: Spain's international telecommunications group Telefonica revealed slumping profits in the third quarter of 2013 on Friday but said underlying revenues were climbing and debt levels had dropped.

11 Nov 2013


Telefonica announces sale of Czech unit for €2.47bn

MADRID, SPAIN: Heavily indebted Spanish telecoms firm Telefonica said Tuesday it had agreed to sell a 65.9% stake in its Czech unit to Czech financial group PPF for €2.47bn ($3.3bn).

6 Nov 2013


Carlos Slim backs Telefonica's German ambitions

MADRID, SPAIN: Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's America Movil said Monday it is backing rival Spanish group Telefonica's sweetened takeover bid, valued at €8.55bn (US$11.4bn), for German mobile operator E-Plus.

27 Aug 2013


KPN sells German mobile operator to Telefonica

THE HAGUE, THE NETHERLANDS: Dutch telecom operator KPN has announced that it had sold its German subsidiary E-Plus to Spain's Telefonica for €5bn in cash and a 17.6% stake in Telefonica Deutschland.

24 Jul 2013


comScore releases the '2013 Mobile Future in Focus' report

RESTON, US: comScore, Inc, a global leader in digital measurement and analytics, has released the 2013 Mobile Future in Focus report.

27 Feb 2013


Wave a phone and your bill's paid

BARCELONA, SPAIN: Credit card giant Visa announced a global alliance with Samsung to let shoppers make payments by waving their smartphones near a special reader.

27 Feb 2013


MasterPass opens many payment doors

BARCELONA, SPAIN: Credit card giant MasterCard launched a new digital payment system that lets people use a wide variety of devices including smartphones to spend their money.

26 Feb 2013


Mobile World Congress

BARCELONA, SPAIN: InMobi, from 25-28 February, will showcase an array of new products for brands, agencies, and developers at this year's Mobile World Congress taking place 25-28 February in Barcelona. Swing by our booth and get an exclusive first look. InMobi will be exhibiting in the App Planet Hall 8.1 mBrands Zone Booth #B25.

13 Feb 2013


Spain's Telefonica turns to Latin America for profits

MADRID, SPAIN: Spanish telecoms titan Telefonica erased the red ink and posted a third-quarter profit on Wednesday as it turned away from crisis-hit Europe to find riches in Latin America.

8 Nov 2012


1 in 8 European smartphone owners conducted a retail transaction on their device

LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released an overview of mobile commerce usage across the five leading European markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom) using the comScore MobiLens service.

2 Aug 2012


European women drive most engagement: Online retail, community websites

LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc, a leader in measuring the digital world, today released an overview of internet usage in Europe, showing that 395.7 million Europeans went online in May 2012 for an average of 27.6 hours each.

6 Jul 2012


EU5 map usage via smartphone growing 7x faster than classic web

LONDON, UK: - comScore, Inc has released an overview of mobile and computer usage of Maps across the five leading European markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom) using the comScore MobiLens and comScore MMX services.

4 Jun 2012

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