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Sky to enter quad play market with launch of mobile service

Friday, October 21st 2016

Nearly two years after agreeing a deal to use O2’s network, the provider is now ready to enter the market as an MVNO (mobile virtual network operator). Pre-registration for the service opens on...

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EE customer charged £170 for service he didn't know he was subscribed to

Thursday, September 15th 2016

David Cox (pictured) has been charged £3.33 every Wednesday for more than 12 months but only noticed a few days ago. The charge comes from Mobile Academy (also called Mobitrans), a company that...

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TV viewers 'aren't interested' in mobile companion apps

Tuesday, April 19th 2016

A growing number of programmes, including The Walking Dead and Britain’s Got Talent, have launched apps that allow viewers to interact with TV shows using a ‘second screen’ – their...

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Young Brits' fears of missing out costing them 18 nights' sleep a year

Tuesday, March 29th 2016

Research from Vodafone suggests that the psychological condition FOMO (fear of missing out) is leading to young Brits spending an average of 74 minutes on social media before they go to sleep, as...

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Welsh forces using Vodafone's 4G network to bring policing 'into 21st century'

Wednesday, February 17th 2016

South Wales Police and Gwent Police will start using a new app called I-Patrol, which allows users to access police databases, identify individuals and collect evidence. Using the app on...

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Council teams up with BT to provide free wi-fi in Leicester city centre

Monday, February 8th 2016

Leicester City Council is working with BT to establish a free wi-fi zone in the centre of the city, including the Clock Tower, Jubilee Square and outside the Richard III centre on St Martins. The...

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Vodafone announces upgrades to 3G and 4G network in Brighton

Friday, February 5th 2016

The operator is investing £2bn in its nationwide network over two years. The upgrade of sites across Brighton uses a 4G overlay system, which creates better indoor and outdoor coverage for voice...

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Mobile providers 'dragging their heels' over customer debts

Friday, January 22nd 2016

Citizens Advice said providers should do more, such as offering customers a chance to set a monthly cap on their bills, to help people avoid getting into financial strife. It accused providers...

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Amazon streaming service celebrates record-breaking festive period

Thursday, January 7th 2016

More than three million new members worldwide joined Amazon Prime – which gives them unlimited access to tens of thousands of movies and TV series – during the third week of December...

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One in three Brits can't get through a day without the internet

Friday, October 16th 2015

According to research carried out as part of a study by Vodafone into Britons’ technology habits, more than a third of the population said they couldn’t manage 24 hours without using any of their...

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