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The HTC First, the only smartphone to come pre-installed with Facebook Home, is no longer coming to the United Kingdom. Nextdoor, a private social networks for neighborhoods, has launched an iOS app for its service. In doing so, the company is giving the 12,000-plus communities that are currently on the service. Today Mailbox, the quite popular email client that landed first on iPhone, announced the release of an iPad version of its app. There’s no shortage of third-party alarm clock apps for iPhone, there’s Suno and Rise for starters. Hot on the heels of investing $8.7 million in a local fiber optic provider, Taiwanese firm Foxconn is now said to be setting its eyes on acquiring a 4G license in. Shazam, the music discovery and tagging service, has rolled out a major new update to its iOS app, introducing a single universal app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, as. Palo Alto, California-based imo.im, which offers a comprehensive communication and social discovery platform with the same name, has raised $13 million in a round of funding led by co-founder and. European telecommunication operators Telefonica and Telenor have signed an agreement with mobile payments firm Fortumo, further solidifying the fast-growing company’s position as one of the leaders in providing such a. Sky broadband customers should see their Internet connection get a whole lot faster in the next few years, thanks to a new £49 million ($73. Alibaba-owned Taobao, China’s most influential online retail site, is widely known as a place where one can buy everything and anything under the sun.