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Mobile signal boost for rural Norfolk as part of Vodafone scheme

Monday, September 21st 2015

Vodafone’s Rural Open Sure Signal (ROSS) programme is using ‘femtocell’ technology to bring mobile access to 100 rural communities affected by mobile ‘not-spots’. The company announced...

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Three launches 4G Super-Voice to improve mobile coverage

Tuesday, September 15th 2015

The company’s new 4G Super-Voice uses its 4G network to carry voice calls using Voice over LTE (VoLTE) technology. The technology allows a mobile signal to travel further into buildings and...

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Vodafone using wi-fi to help customers chat ‘for longer and in many more places’

Monday, September 14th 2015

Wi-fi calling is being rolled out over the next few weeks on a number of the latest smartphones. The free service will be available to any pay monthly customer on a Vodafone Red bundle with a...

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Vodafone invests in 3G and 4G mobile coverage in Portsmouth

Thursday, September 10th 2015

The move will take the operator's 3G and 4G coverage in the town to 98%, improving both indoor and outdoor signal. Vodafone has already seen huge growth in mobile data traffic in Portsmouth...

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Rural businesses losing out in broadband and mobile 'postcode lottery'

Friday, September 4th 2015

Henry Robinson, president of the CLA, which represents landowners, farmers and rural businesses, said getting the coverage that businesses need is still a “postcode lottery”, meaning many are...

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UK workers say tablets will replace laptops in the office within 10 years

Thursday, September 3rd 2015

The operator said that a survey of 2,000 UK workers had revealed that 52% made the claim, while 36% said tablets would replace laptops even sooner. Almost a third (31%) said laptop usage in the...

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Vodafone 'unbeatable' mobile coverage claims were misleading - ASA

Wednesday, September 2nd 2015

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has told Vodafone the adverts must not appear again in their current form. The claims were made in a national press ad and on Vodafone’s website, where...

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MP ready to fight for better mobile coverage in Welsh constituency

Wednesday, September 2nd 2015

Hywel Williams (Plaid Cymru – Arfon) has launched an online survey asking the people of his Arfon constituency for feedback on the quality of mobile networks and the availability of 3G and 4G in...

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Osborne: Better broadband and mobile coverage can help rural areas thrive

Thursday, August 20th 2015

Mr Osborne was speaking as the government set out a 10-point plan to boost productivity in rural areas. The plan acknowledges the need for “extensive, fast and reliable” broadband and for...

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Ofcom coverage checker will help consumers pick the right mobile network

Thursday, August 13th 2015

The regulator’s online coverage map allows users to zoom to specific locations, or search by place name or postcode, to get data on coverage for each mobile network down to 100 square...

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