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Students Increasingly ‘Addicted’ to Their Mobile Phones, Warns Study

Wed 03 Sep, 2014 // Firstnumber
A recent study carried out by researchers from Baylor University found that female college students spent upwards of ten hours a day on their phones. The study also showed that 60% of students admitting to being addicted to the technology. "As cell phone functions increase, addictions to this seemingly indispensable ...

Mozilla Introduce Low-Cost Smartphone in India

Wed 27 Aug, 2014 // Firstnumber
Mozilla have unveiled an ultra-low cost smartphone for consumers in India. The phone, called the Intex Cloud FX, went on sale in the popular Indian e-marketplace Snapdeal.com for 1999 Rupees (around £20). The phone runs on Mozilla’s own Firefox operating system, and is designed to take advantage of India’s status ...

UK Police Lobbying for Compulsory Mobile Phone Pins

Tue 19 Aug, 2014 // Firstnumber
Do you have a pin code to enter your phone? The UK Police Force thinks you should – and they're lobbying the government and major mobile manufacturers, including Apple and Samsung, to include one as standard with every new phone. The National Mobile Phone Crime Unit (NMPCU) has been working ...

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Friends & Family

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Overseas students who are studying in the UK and want to be able to make cheap calls back home.

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Businesses who don't want to lose money by racking up expensive international phone bills but want to maintain an international presence and trade with foreign companies and customers.

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Why do we use BT landlines to base our call rates on?

We base all call prices on BT since they are the UK's biggest landline provider and more people are therefore likely to be using their service.

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    Students Increasingly ‘Addicted’ to Their Mobile Phones, Warns Study

    A recent study carried out by researchers from Baylor University found that female college students spent upwards of ten hours a day on their phones. The study also showed that 60% of students admitting to being addicted to the technology. "As cell phone functions increase, addictions to this seemingly indispensable ...

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