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London has the UK's best 4G coverage but the slowest speeds

Wednesday, October 5th 2016

OpenSignal’s State of Mobile Networks report uses crowd-sourced data to measure the performance of the UK’s 3G and 4G networks. It found that both 3G and 4G signals were easier to find in...

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EE: Extra 4G network capacity will get the best out of new smartphones

Tuesday, September 6th 2016

The company has already enabled the first stage its 4G+ network, which uses two blocks of mobile spectrum, in around 150 UK towns and cities. The next stage is to enable access to a third block of...

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EE and Virgin Mobile customers affected by network problems

Friday, September 2nd 2016

The issue is also affecting customers of Virgin mobile, which uses the EE network. According to the Down Detector website, the problems started at around 7am today. An EE spokesperson said the...

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TPO CEO says switching problems affecting only a small number of customers

Wednesday, August 24th 2016

Mark Epstein said high demand for 4G since the provider started offering the service last month led to some number transfers taking longer than usual. He said TPO understands the “significant...

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TPO Mobile customers left with no phone service in 4G switching 'chaos'

Wednesday, August 24th 2016

TPO Mobile, previously known as The People’s Operator, signed a contract with Three in November to use its network and launched a new 4G service last month. It had previously used the EE...

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EE roaming problem leaves holidaymakers without a signal

Monday, August 1st 2016

A number of customers currently abroad have said they are unable to make calls, send texts or get online. A spokesperson for the provider said: “We’re aware that some EE customers travelling...

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EE: Glastonbury 2016 was world's most connected festival

Thursday, June 30th 2016

Festivalgoers used 25 terabytes of data at the Worthy Farm event – 70% more than predicted and the equivalent of downloading headliners Coldplay’s Hymn For The Weekend six million times. Five...

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Virgin's fibre network to reach another 7,000 homes in Swindon

Thursday, June 16th 2016

The company said yesterday it will roll out ultrafast broadband to 7,000 homes and businesses in the town as part of its £3bn Project Lightning programme. Around 65,000 Swindon premises are...

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EE launches new mobile devices so you can create your own 'wifi hotspot'

Thursday, June 2nd 2016

Both the 4GEE WiFi and the 4GEE WiFi Mini connect wi-fi-enabled devices to EE’s 4G mobile network. The 4GEE WiFi is capable of connecting up to 10 devices simultaneously and comes with a 24-hour...

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Vodafone's 'mobile network in a briefcase' to boost 4G coverage in London

Tuesday, May 31st 2016

Working with Ericsson, the operator has developed a new ‘mini base station’ that is half the size and weight of a standard mobile radio unit – and much easier to install on rooftops. The new...

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