FT Orange spends $64M buying Congo China Telecom; Bulgaria opens 3G auction to new entrant

> France Telecom Orange will acquire 49 per cent of Congo China Telecom from the Congolese government for $65 million. Article

> Bulgaria will auction a fourth 3G licence valued at $33 million to a new entrant. Article

> Android now has close to 50 per cent of UK smartphone market, RIM and Apple remain slightly above 20 per cent, according to data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech. Article

> German TV channel ZDF has reported 500,000 downloads of Yoc, its mobile TV app. Article

And finally... Apple's Siri service may be lost in translation in Japan, where it could be confused with "Shiri," a colloquial term for "buttocks." Article