Orange Romania plans to pump €600 million into its 3G network in the next four years, to boost rural coverage.
Apple is accepting App Store payments in Chinese currency, as it seeks to tap an increasingly enthusiastic customer base in the country.
Facebook is tipped to launch an own-brand smartphone within 18 months, after agreeing a production deal with HTC for an Android unit.
eBay is negotiating with TV studios to gain backing for a new feature allowing customers to buy goods they see on their screens via a tablet PC.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has doubled the number of Android smartphones in his pocket, after being gifted a Samsung running the latest version of Google’s operating system. Wozniak also owns an iPhone 4S, but was forced to line up and buy the device.