Archive for October 6th, 2008

iPhone 3G Entices Mobile-Carrier Defections (NewsFactor)

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NewsFactor – The NPD Group, a market-research firm, reports that 30 percent of the U.S. consumers who purchased Apple’s iPhone 3G from its release on July 11 through August switched mobile carriers in order to join AT&T, which holds exclusive U.S. sales rights for the red-hot device.

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D.Telekom seeks stolen data on 17 million mobile users (Reuters)

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Reuters – Thieves have hijacked sensitive data on millions of Deutsche Telekom mobile phone customers, the German company has acknowledged in its second major security scandal this year.

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