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  • Razer raises $50-100M from Horizons Ventures, inks phone JV with Three

    Razer raises $50-100M from Horizons Ventures, inks phone JV with Three

    Razer, the gaming company that acquired the Robin smartphone maker Nextbit earlier this year, is now opening the curtains on the next steps to make a deeper move into the mobile space. Razer has announced a strategic partnership with Three, the Hong Kong-based mobile phone carrier owned by Hutchison Whampoa. Read More

  • Europe blocks O2-Three carrier merger in the UK

    Europe blocks O2-Three carrier merger in the UK

    Europe’s Competition Commission has blocked a proposed merger that would have seen the number of major carriers in the UK mobile market reduced from four to three. Read More

  • Want a cheap iPhone 3G data/voice plan?

    Then move to Hong Kong. Hutchison has worked it out so that those in Hong Kong and Macau can spend as little as $24/month for data/voice. You’ll have to pay $377 for an 8GB iP3G, but it’s still the cheapest compared to those announced across various carriers/countries. Some comparisons (all expressed in U.S. dollars for the equivalent of a 2-year contract): * Hutchison in… Read More