Apple iPhone 3G users ‘need to check charges before travelling’

Apple iPhone 3G S users have been told they should check with O2 before taking their device abroad.A spokesman for iLounge, an independent online resource dedicated to news and information about the touchscreen handset, said getting an idea of what to expect with regards charges was wise if people were planning a holiday.Jeremy Horwitz, editor-in-chief of the site, said although using a prepaid Wi-Fi service…

Samsung Jet features on Virgin Media tariff

Having unveiled a new tariff this week it claimed was one of the best around for unlimited texts, calls and data, Virgin Media has said which of the latest phones will feature on the plan. The network has announced a pay monthly option that provides all of the above on an unrestricted basis for a fee of £65 - and has confirmed that the Samsung…

Samsung Classico shoppers could be swayed by new plan

A visit to the Virgin Media website will show that mobile recycling customers can now get their hands on a special offer for the Samsung Classico. However, the network has also announced the launch of a new tariff this week that may be enough to tempt them away from the deal and opt for one of the group's other available handsets. The Virgin Media Unlimited…

New Apple iPhone 3G S app ‘should be on all mobiles’

One of the latest applications for the Apple iPhone 3G S is something that all mobiles should have, it has been suggested.In an article for Cnet this week, Nate Lanxon said the Prenvo Mobile Allowance for iPhone software is "very fast" and is a simple way of checking where your balance is up to.He explained at 59p, users should not expect a multifunction application, but…

Apple iPhone 3G S users get Twitter access

The network that carries the Apple iPhone 3G S exclusively in the UK has unveiled its latest social networking offering.According to O2, customers can now enjoy access to micro blogging website Twitter as part of a new package - which it has launched a little earlier than intended.Users of the company's range of mobile phones - which also includes the Sony Ericsson W995 and Samsung…

T Mobile TG01 shoppers offered a chance to chat

Following the announcement it would soon offer its customers the new Toshiba TG01, Orange has revealed plans to get closer to its potential customers.As part of a wider plan to provide the latest in retail innovation and better services for users, the carrier has revealed its first ever Community Store is now open for business.Orange hopes it will be able to tempt people into the…

Samsung Tocco Lite ‘impresses on price’

A new handset has taken some of the features of its predecessor and put them into a compact and affordable handset, it has been advised.Sandra Vogel looked at the Samsung Tocco Lite in a recent article for the Trusted Reviews website and noted that it could be a solid purchase for those considering a low-cost model.Consumers recycling mobile phones in order to buy a touchscreen…

Orange Vegas ‘the low-cost touchscreen choice’

In launching the Orange Vegas, the network has provided its customers with a budget touchscreen option, it has been argued. Flora Graham writes in a piece for Cnet this week that the carrier has added to its range with a gadget that can be picked up for around £50 on pay-as-you-go - a price tag which could seem even cheaper for those recycling mobile phones.…