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Web tech helps Telefonica and O2 move calling beyond the phone

European carrier giant Telefonica, parent company of the UK's O2, has embraced WebRTC technology so its customers just need a browser to make calls. Too bad about Apple's Safari, though.

By February 26, 2015

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AT&T's smart home service goes overseas: Telefonica to test it out

Spanish carrier Telefonica agrees to license AT&T's Digital Life home automation and security platform.

By September 8, 2014

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Telefonica's Yotam Ben-Ami fights for Firefox phones (Q&A)

The Spanish carrier has a lot riding on Mozilla's mobile OS. Its director of open Web devices reveals Latin America sales data that show Firefox OS has a shot at becoming the third mobile OS.

By October 18, 2013

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Telefonica tunes in Rhapsody's Napster for streaming music

Telefonica Digital picks the music industry's original digital disrupter -- now a by-the-books subscription service -- as its favored streaming music provider, and it could take a stake in Rhapsody.

By October 16, 2013

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Pinterest creates exclusive Android widget for Telefonica

The pinning social network could get millions of new users with a widget to be featured on the home screen of Telefonica smartphones and tablets.

By October 10, 2013

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​Sigfox raises $115M to expand Internet of Things network globally

Traditional carriers hope to profit from the push to connect all manner of electronic devices to the Net, but a French startup just took a little wind from their sails.

By February 11, 2015

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Rhapsody, keeping up growth, reaches 2.5M paid users

With streaming music gaining popularity, the paid subscription service says its number of users grew by 60 percent.

By February 11, 2015

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Telefonica inks deal with Microsoft to break Android, iOS 'duopoly'

The carrier says t will step up its marketing efforts in the U.K., Germany, Spain, and elsewhere to help promote Windows Phone 8.

By June 26, 2013

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Telefonica refutes report of AT&T takeover bid

The Spanish telecom provider says there's no truth to rumors that it has received acquisition offers.

By June 17, 2013

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Tsk, tsk, Tizen: How Samsung's OS stumbled -- and aims to rise again

The Korean electronics giant is shifting gears again with its troubled mobile operating system. It's now aiming for affordability as a key characteristic of Tizen smartphones.

By November 19, 2014