Dutch incumbent KPN has acquired domestic cable operator Caiway for an undisclosed sum. According to the carrier, the move forms part of a strategy to strengthen its position in the Dutch TV and broadband market. Caiway has around 158,000 subscribers. (See KPN Buys Caiway and Euronews: April 21.)
More than 500 of London's iconic black cabs are being kitted out with mobile phone chargers, courtesy of Vodafone Group plc (NYSE: VOD), reports the Daily Telegraph. Cash-strapped passengers who happen to be with Vodafone will also be able to pay for their ride via their mobiles.