ITALY

Telecom Italia makes €543m but economic crisis continues

MILAN, ITALY: Telecom Italia reported a first-half net profit of €543m but said a weak domestic market was offsetting positive results from its Brazilian business.

7 Aug 2014

ITALY

Vatican tour of restored catacombs with Google Maps

ROME, ITALY: The Vatican unveiled a series of catacombs used by early Christians in Rome after a major restoration, including an online virtual tour by Google Maps offering a glimpse into the underground wonders.

21 Nov 2013

ITALY

Microsoft needs to restart says Ballmer

ROME, IITALY: Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer said the computer company had to reinvent itself to avoid being "old and tired" as it struggles to keep up in the mobile devices sector.

6 Nov 2013

ITALY

BlackBerry 10 Jam World Tour kicks off in Milan

MILAN, ITALY: The BlackBerry 10 Jam World Tour held its first stop in Milan yesterday, providing Italian developers with the opportunity to learn more about the unique capabilities of BlackBerry 10 and become one of the first to develop for the new platform. More than 200 developers pre-registered for the sold out hands-on event at NHOW Hotel, via Tortona 35, Milan.

30 May 2012

UNITED STATES

comScore releases 2012 Mobile Future in Focus report

RESTON, US: comScore, Inc has released the 2012 Mobile Future in Focus report. This annual report examines the mobile and connected device landscape, covering several mobile markets measured by comScore.

24 Feb 2012

UNITED KINGDOM

Smartphones, tablets drive nearly 5% of digital traffic in EU5

LONDON, UK: The comScore, Inc overview of the mobile and connected device landscape across five leading European markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom) shows cross-platform digital media consumption on the rise in the region, buoyed by the growth in adoption of smartphones, tablets and other non-computer web-enabled devices, collectively termed "connected devices".

31 Oct 2011

UNITED KINGDOM

UK mobile retail access via smartphone grows in past year

LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc has released data from the comScore MobiLens service showing that 13.5 million users across the five leading European markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK), accounting for 5.8% of all mobile subscribers, accessed online retail sites in the three month average period ending May 2011.

2 Aug 2011

UNITED KINGDOM

Overview of European Internet usage for May 2011

LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc has released an overview of Internet usage in Europe, showing 366.9 million unique visitors went online in May 2011 for an average of 26.8 hours per person.

8 Jul 2011