Swisscom will launch commercial LTE services in 26 locations in Switzerland on 29 November, following trials in Berne, Zurich and seven tourist regions launched late in 2011.
A survey of 1,000 UK mobile users has suggested that 148.3 million spam texts are received by UK consumers per month, leading to potential fraud and loss of personal data for users and damaging consequences for operators.
The YouGov research found that 29% of respondents said that they would consider churning operator if they were exposed to more than 10 spam messages per month. The bad news for operators is that one in eight of those respondents who receive more than one message per month say they are already receiving those levels.
Fifty mobile operators now offer direct billing to developers on Blackberry App World app, according to a release from RIM.