Tags: Mobile

Vodafone India and Idea merge to be No1 in India

Vodafone India has announced that it is to merge with Idea to form the largest telecom operator in India by revenue and subscribers. Vodafone will combine Vodafone India (excluding its 42% stake in Indus Towers) with Idea Cellular Ltd. The combined subscribers and revenues will place the combined company ahead of Airtel India. This assumes that regulatory…

Singtel offers Office 365 to consumers

Singtel has announced a deal with Microsoft that will see consumers save up to 30% per year on Microsoft Office 365 subscriptions. The deal covers Office 365 Home and Office 365 Personal. It is available to customers who sign up to Singtel’s fibre broadband and post-paid mobile services. Singtel is also offering simplified billing with…

Areas chooses ADP to cure benefits headache

ADP has announced that Areas USA has selected their Benefits Administration solution for its 2700 employees across the US. With employees spread over 166 locations including 9 airports and 2 highways, Areas is already reporting significant benefits for its employees. Resource heavy benefits administration headache The benefits landscape is growing increasingly complex. Areas found that both employees and HR professionals…

BisTrack gets Pricing Analytics, Cloud, and Mobile

Epicor has announced the its release of BisTrack v5.5 for the US and Canada. The lumber and building materials ERP software delivers pricing analytics along with additional cloud and mobile functionality. Additionally, Epicor has added third party integrations to the product. Jason Parchomchuk, Manager, BisTrack product management, Epicor Software commented: “The new version of Epicor BisTrack combines…

Charger demands 0.2 BTC to unlock device

Security vendor Check Point has disclosed that the Charger malware is charging users 0.2 Bitcoin (BTC) to unlock their devices. The ransomware is hidden inside a utility for Android devices called Energy Rescue. The app tells users it will make their battery work longer. It claims to do this by scanning for weak battery cells and…

Cincinnati Bell create “One Team” with FinancialForce

FinancialForce recently announced the successful implementation of its PSA (Professional Service Automation) solution at Cincinnati Bell. Enterprise Times spoke to Sarah Norris, lead business analyst at Cincinnati Bell to find out more about the project. Cincinnati Bell consists of three business units, domestic, business and CBTS. The project saw 1,400 staff at CBTS go live…

Flight Centre flies into future with Optus

Optus Business has announced that the Flight Centre Travel Group Limited (Flight Centre) has signed a five year deal worth AU$75 million. The deal will see Optus deliver several collaboration and communication services to the international travel company. Australia centric The release seems to focus on elements of the deal that will support the Flight…

Is your Android device DOI?

Google added a feature called Verify Apps when it released the Jelly Bean version of the Android operating system. It has now issued an blog that says over 25,000 malicious apps have been spotted by the utility. It has also warned of the risk of Dead or Insecure (DOI) devices. The blog, written by Megan…

Oracle delivers next generation Retail Suite

In time for NRF next week, Oracle has announced the release of Oracle Retail Suite version 16. The update includes expanded cloud services for retailers and one completely new module, Oracle Commerce Retail Extension Module. Ray Carlin, senior vice president and general manager of Oracle Retail commented: “As retailers invest in new markets and offerings…

Save time on your self assessment

1TapReceipts commissioned YouGov to find out how sole traders were impacted by self assessment tax returns. The 271 sole traders surveyed said self assessment tax returns take on average one working day per year to complete. Much of that day is reclaimable according to 1TapReceipts if the sole traders used technology such as theirs. The filtering used by…