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Phone providers to be banned from charging for caller ID

Tuesday, September 19th 2017

The change is one of a number being made by Ofcom as it tweaks some of its regulations in order to provide more protection for consumers. Ofcom said caller display features can help people...

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Broadband deal of the week: First Utility Ultra First 76Mb, free installation, PAYG calls, £29.99 p/m

Friday, September 15th 2017

This deal ends on 2 October, so first thing to bear in mind here is that it won’t be around forever. You’ve got a couple of weeks to consider, but it won’t wait around for you...

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Vodafone now offering the UK’s cheapest fibre broadband

Wednesday, September 13th 2017

For £20 a month the provider is offering superfast speeds of up to 38Mbps to anyone who signs up before Monday 9 October. Vodafone's 76Mbps package has also been reduced to £24 a month –...

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Britain to benefit from £645m broadband boost

Monday, September 11th 2017

Most of the money will come from BT and has been set aside because take-up of superfast services has been better than expected. A clause in government broadband contracts requires providers to...

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Virgin Atlantic to offer wi-fi on all transatlantic flights

Wednesday, September 6th 2017

Thanks to technologies developed by Panasonic and in-flight entertainment provider Gogo, connectivity is now available above 10,000ft. This means passengers will be able to get online shortly...

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Best broadband deals for September 2017

Wednesday, September 6th 2017

Cable.co.uk's in-house consumer telecoms expert, Dan Howdle, along with members of its crack deals-wrangling unit have hand-picked this month’s best in four categories: Cheapest broadband deal,...

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Millennials 'most likely' to switch broadband or mobile provider

Tuesday, September 5th 2017

A study by EY shows that a third of millennials – also called Generation Y – have changed mobile phone operator two or three times in the past five years. Nearly half of millennials (47%)...

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Six UK regions trial full fibre broadband thanks to £200m scheme

Monday, September 4th 2017

The pilot to test new fibre to the premises (FTTP) broadband will begin in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire, West Sussex, Coventry and Warwickshire, Bristol, Bath and north east Somerset, West Yorkshire...

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EE launches 4G-enabled home router offering speeds up to 90Mbps

Monday, September 4th 2017

The 4GEE router can connect up to 32 devices to EE’s 4G mobile network and promises speeds up to 90Mbps. EE’s 4G coverage currently extends to 83% of the UK’s landmass and more than 99% of...

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