0
Wireless

Four in 10 Germans have lost their smartphone or had it stolen - Bitkom

Tuesday 27 July 2021 | 15:02 CET | News
Four in 10 (40%) mobile phone owners in Germany have seen their mobile phone be lost or stolen at least once, according to a survey by digital industry group Bitkom. As a result, they lost access to photos, contacts and their bank accounts.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Germany
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Gigaset to start sales of GS5 smartphone in November for EUR 299

Published 19 Oct 2021 16:52 CET | Germany
Gigaset said it will start the sale of the new GS5 smartphone from November in Dark Titanium Gray and from the end of November in ...

Germans keen to receive SMS warning alerts about disasters - Bitkom

Published 16 Aug 2021 21:00 CET | Germany
The majority (83%) of Germans would like to receive SMS messages warning about disasters, such as floods, on their mobile ...

German firms suffer more than twice as much damage from cyberattacks since pandemic began - Bitkom

Published 09 Aug 2021 15:24 CET | Germany
Digital industry association Bitkom said that online theft, espionage and sabotage cause EUR 223 billion in damage to German ...

7 in 10 Germans use voice assistants on smartphones - Bitkom

Published 01 Aug 2021 14:40 CET | Germany
New research from German ICT group Bitkom shows that 7 in 10 Germans (69%) use voice assistants - such as Google Assistant, ...

Pandemic helps Germans see benefits of digital health services - Bitkom

Published 01 Aug 2021 14:31 CET | Germany
The global Covid-19 pandemic has made Germans more aware of the importance of digital health services, according to a survey by ...

Bitkom survey shows 44% of Germans book holidays online

Published 26 Jul 2021 14:57 CET | Germany
New research from digital trade group Bitkom shows that 44 percent of Germany book holidays online. Younger Germans are more ...

Bitkom expects 4% revenue increase in ICT sector this year

Published 16 Jul 2021 16:45 CET | Germany
German digital association Bitkom expects an increase in revenues for companies in the IT, telecommunications and consumer ...

Few German companies ready for practical use of blockchain technology - survey

Published 07 Jul 2021 16:54 CET | Germany
A majority of companies in Germany consider blockchain an important technology for future, but only a minority have generally ...

German digital industry business climate index reaches 30-month high in April - Bitkom

Published 05 May 2021 10:12 CET | Germany
The index describing the current business climate in the digital industry in Germany continues to improve, rising by 5.6 points ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Oct Cabsat
26 Oct MWC Los Angeles
27 Oct Spotify Q3 2021
27 Oct Twilio Q3
27 Oct Netgear Q3
27 Oct Ooredoo Q3 2021
27 Oct Megacable Q3
27 Oct Vertiv Q3
27 Oct TIM Q3 2021
27 Oct Hrvatski Telekom Q3 2021
27 Oct Android Dev Summit
27 Oct Digital Utilities Europe 2021
28 Oct Nokia Q3 2021
28 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
28 Oct Swisscom Q3 2021
28 Oct Telenet Q3 2021
28 Oct CyrusOne Q3
28 Oct Telefonica Brasil Q3
28 Oct STMicroelectronics Q3
28 Oct Comcast Q3
28 Oct Rovio Q3 2021
28 Oct MTN Nigeria Q3 2021
28 Oct Millicom Q3 2021
28 Oct American Tower Corporation Q3
28 Oct HKBN FY results
28 Oct Amazon Q3
28 Oct Samsung Electronics Q3 2021
28 Oct CoreSite Q3 2021
28 Oct Airtel Africa Q3 2021
28 Oct Poly fiscal Q2
28 Oct Veon Q3 2021
28 Oct Apple fiscal Q3
28 Oct Cellnex Q3 2021
28 Oct Berec stakeholders forum
28 Oct Facebook Connect
::: More Calendar Items