Transport group Arriva is planning to test a new mobile payment system in Groningen and Friesland in the Netherlands, Telecom Paper reports.
Dutch financial institution Rabobank has partnered with Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) to launch a commercial mobile payment solution in the Netherlands.
Joris Tinbergen has resigned as the head of Google in the Netherlands, Emerce reports.
His design of a floating bed was named the best invention in 2006 by Time Magazine, but his home from a 3D printer was also appreciated worldwide. Now the Amsterdam architect Janjaap Ruijssenaars again comes up with an innovative design: terraced houses with a 360 degrees view
Harris Broadcast and Broadcast Partners announced the completion of the Netherlands’ transition to all digital radio.
The companies deployed the nationwide digital audio broadcasting plus (DAB+) solution in a record three months, which included more than 30 Harris Broadcast Maxiva VAX transmitters with web enabled IP-based control and monitoring from the head-end to the transmission stage, Harris Broadcast said in a statement.
ABN Amro is facing some problem with internet banking and the service is temporarily unavailable due, Nos television reports.
In the Netherlands, YouTube reached around 10 million unique users in September, ComScore data shows.
Thuisbezorgd.nl, which arranges home delivery for restaurants in the Netherlands, is now accepting payment in bitcoins.
T-Mobile has begun turning on its new 4G network. Customers can enjoy faster mobile internet through 4G. Officially T-Mobile offers the new mobile technology starting November 18, but customers already report on social media they have 4G.
Online department store Wehkamp.nl announced that it plans to build a €100 million automated distribution centre.
Ben, mobile services provider in the Netherlands, is offering a discount on its Ben vaak with a 24-month contract, Telecom Paper reports.
Dutch company Holland Marine Technologies BV has developed the Solar-Powerpack for remote hydraulic power-requirements, the company announced Oct. 30.
The Telegraaf Media Group (TMG) said it will shut down the Dutch social network Hyves, Telecom Paper reports.
Hewlett-Packard (HP) has opened a new data centre in Roosendaal, the Netherlands, reports Telecom Paper.
UPC Netherlands is expanding its Wi-Fi network based on customer routers.
The Netherlands has agreed to expand cooperation with Germany on digital security.
Mobile commerce is rapidly growing in the Netherlands and mobile e-commerce is expected to be the growth drive for the e-commerce sector in the coming years.
A report released by Telecompaper reveals that Samsung mobile dominates the smartphone market in Netherlands.
Netherlands’ largest cable operator Ziggo has rejected a takeover bid from John Malone's Liberty Global.
People who use the Internet are getting more choosy on social networks and they also use less news sources. These are the results of a questionnaire of ING among 1515 Internet users.
The outcome of this questionnaire is not in line with what analysts say about the growing number of users for Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. The investigation of ING shows that an increasing of users of social networks are actually inactive. Only Facebook has been visited more last year.
A new report by the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs’ Radiocommunications Agency found that some Dutch telecommunications and internet service providers (ISPs) have violated European Union law requiring the retention of communications data for the purposes of investigating, detecting and prosecuting serious crime and terrorism.
Solar Team Eindhoven won a prize in the World Solar Challenge in Australia. The Dutch solar car won in the cruiser class, where practicality is as important as speed.
The Nuon Solar Team from TU Delft won the World Solar Race. The Dutch car, Nuna7, passed the finish line in the Australian Adelaide a little after two Dutch time.