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4G+ network puts UK on par with Europe

Thursday, October 30th 2014

Oliver Johnson, chief executive of market intelligence firm Point Topic, said the improvement in mobile data speeds puts the UK “up along with" other European markets. His comments come as...

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Providers respond to minister’s rural mobile challenge

Tuesday, September 30th 2014

Sajid Javid told the Conservative Party Conference that it was “simply not good enough” that some areas of the countryside still lacked a decent mobile signal. But mobile providers said...

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EE vs O2 mobile

Friday, July 25th 2014

If you’re looking for a new mobile phone deal, EE and O2 could be on your shortlist. Extensive network coverage, the latest handsets and superfast 4G are just some of the perks from both...

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Can I get high-speed broadband?

Thursday, July 3rd 2014

High speed fibre optic broadband is rolling out across the country and the availability checker below will show if it has arrived in your area yet. Fibre broadband is now available to...

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Will the internet of things really impact everyday life?

Friday, June 13th 2014

There's no end of buzz around the so-called 'internet of things' at the moment. For the uninitiated, the term refers to device-to-device communications that don't require human input...

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Can I get 4G in my area?

Thursday, June 5th 2014

With 4G coverage now reaching around 70% of UK properties, the chances of receiving 4G in your area are increasing by the day. The networks are expanding rapidly, so if 4G hasn’t reached your...

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Rural broadband experts: 4G 'not an alternative to fixed broadband'

Monday, June 2nd 2014

Last week, EE, the UK’s biggest 4G provider, announced it will be upgrading over 2,500 small towns and villages to 4G before the end of the year. At the same time Vodafone told Cable.co.uk it...

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Five major events to hit the telecoms industry in 2013

Friday, January 3rd 2014

As you're no doubt aware, 2013 turned out to be a pretty big year for the telecoms industry. With the government pushing forward with efforts to boost superfast broadband coverage, former Culture...

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How will 4G growth affect public Wi-Fi usage?

Wednesday, October 30th 2013

Public Wi-Fi networks are more popular than ever. With both the number of hotspots and the volume of data consumed increasing, it seems the UK as a nation has embraced public Wi-Fi and is in no hurry...

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Why you don’t need an iPad Air

Wednesday, October 23rd 2013

Yes, you. Moreover, I’m sure that you don’t need the new iPad mini either. And this applies if you’ve got a previous generation iPad or not. Now before my iTunes account gets wiped, I’m...

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