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  • Vodafone launches smartphone app for encrypted calls

    Vodafone Germany will attempt to simplify encrypting mobile phone calls with its upcoming Secure Call app, which it plans to launch for Android, iOS and Windows Phone devices.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs09 March 14 20:09
  • Embedded SIM spec ushers in new era for machine communications

    The GSM Association, operators and vendors have published a specification that enables remote provisioning of embedded SIM identification modules, which should cut the cost of connecting cars and utility meters to the Internet.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs19 Dec. 13 17:06
  • New nano-SIM card will result in thinner smartphones

    A new, smaller SIM card, dubbed nano-SIM, will free up room for additional memory and larger batteries, helping phone vendors create thinner devices, German company Giesecke & Devrient said on Friday.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs12 Nov. 11 02:19
  • T-Mobile teams up to offer cheaper roaming for e-readers

    T-Mobile USA and U.K. operator Everything Everywhere are working with Germany-based Giesecke & Devrient on embedded SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) cards designed to cut the cost of using e-readers while abroad, they said Wednesday.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs24 March 11 01:38