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UK risks 'falling behind' without broadband investment, says report

Friday, October 13th 2017

The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) says the current state of the UK’s infrastructure could hold it back unless “urgent action is taken” to increase capacity and futureproof the...

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EE uses balloon mast to provide 4G coverage at Welsh cycling event

Wednesday, October 11th 2017

The Helikite air mast was used to broadcast a 360-degree live stream over 4G and provide free wi-fi to riders and spectators at the Red Bull Foxhunt event near Machynlleth on the edge of the...

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Ofcom gives thumbs up to European in-flight broadband network

Tuesday, October 10th 2017

Ofcom today licensed satellite firm Inmarsat to use UK masts as part of its European Aviation Network (EAN), which will deliver seamless wi-fi on board European aircraft. EAN is the first...

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Sky Mobile introduces new 10GB data plan ahead of iPhone 8 launch

Tuesday, September 12th 2017

From 15 September, customers will be able to take a 10GB plan for £20 a month or a 5GB plan for £15 a month, either as SIM-only plans or with a handset on Sky Mobile’s Swap12 or Swap24...

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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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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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Samsung Galaxy Note8 available to pre-order from UK providers

Thursday, August 24th 2017

The phone features a 6.3-inch ‘infinity’ screen and an enhanced ‘S pen’ that allows you to easily create animated texts and gifs. It also has two 12 megapixel rear-facing cameras – a...

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EE cuts broadband prices by £2.50 a month – for a limited time

Tuesday, August 15th 2017

For the next few days, standard 17Mbps broadband is £18.50 a month instead of the usual £21. The package is recommended for smaller households with one or two devices and you will have to pay...

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London Mayor and TfL plan to bring mobile coverage to the Tube

Friday, August 11th 2017

Sadiq Khan is putting together a troubleshooting ‘Not Spot Team’ that will work with local authorities and providers to find connectivity solutions in problem areas. He is also organising a...

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EE named UK's top mobile network - but Vodafone and Three on top in devolved nations

Thursday, July 27th 2017

But it’s a different story in three of the four home nations, with Vodafone winning in Northern Ireland and Three coming out on top in Scotland and Wales. EE was named best performing operator...

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