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More than a million mobile customers switch to EE 4G

Monday, April 27th 2015

The mobile network operator added 1.7m new 4G customers in the first three months of 2015, taking its total to 9.3m. Of all the customers signing up to EE pay-monthly deals in the first quarter of the year, 96% chose 4G –...

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Mobile signal making 'life and death' difference on Scottish island

Monday, April 27th 2015

The inner Hebridean Isle of Coll got mobile coverage for the first time earlier this year, thanks to a new mast funded by the Scottish Government. The rollout, carried out in partnership with Vodafone and community...

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EE best for mobile broadband at three London airports

Monday, April 27th 2015

The mobile provider delivered the fastest download and upload speeds in London City Airport during tests conducted by data analysts RootMetrics. The results gave EE their third success in recent rounds of airport-based testing...

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Sky 3D TV channel moving fully on demand this year

Friday, April 24th 2015

Luke Bradley-Jones made the announcement on the blog pages of Sky’s corporate site today. He wrote: “From June, Sky 3D is going fully on demand. From the latest 3D movie premieres like Guardians of the Galaxy, X-Men Days...

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First phase of Hampshire superfast broadband rollout meets targets

Friday, April 24th 2015

The county’s superfast broadband programme achieved its target of reaching more than 54,000 homes and businesses by the end of the 2014 financial year, allowing people to get speeds of 24-76Mbps. An update on the project’s...

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Villagers left waiting for superfast broadband after BT 'changed its mind', councillor claims

Friday, April 24th 2015

Residents in the Rutland village of Braunston-in-Rutland are frustrated by the continuing wait for fibre broadband, which is now unlikely to happen until the end of the year. Around 90% of Rutland – England’s smallest...

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Three introducing new technology to improve mobile coverage

Friday, April 24th 2015

The company is adding low frequency spectrum to its existing network, in a move which is hoped to enhance its coverage footprint, especially indoors. The issue of coverage blackspots or ‘not-spots’ – areas with no mobile...

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BBC Three online TV move delayed until Christmas

Friday, April 24th 2015

The move was originally scheduled to take place during the autumn, but BBC bosses have confirmed it will now happen after Christmas. The BBC plans to replace the slot BBC Three occupies with BBC One +1, a timeshifted channel...

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Carphone Warehouse launches new 4G mobile network, iD

Thursday, April 23rd 2015

The news will see the company enter the mobile virtual network (MVNO) market, using Three to carry its calls, texts and data. Aimed at consumers who want more control over their mobile networks, and those who hope to avoid...

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EE launches new smartphones and mobile hotspot devices

Thursday, April 23rd 2015

The Harrier, due to be launched on 28 April, is EE’s second own-branded smartphone and will run on the Android operating system. It will allow customers to access EE’s 4G network – capable of mobile broadband speeds up...

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