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Brits don't know how to keep their mobile phones safe abroad

Tuesday, March 31st 2015

A survey by the operator found that despite the amount of personal data people store on their phones, 51% of the 1.6 million Britons travelling abroad over the Easter break don't know the best ways...

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Half of Brits too scared to use mobile phone abroad

Monday, March 30th 2015

Research from international network specialist Worldsim revealed that 52% of Brits don’t use their mobile devices abroad, while 26% search for the nearest wi-fi hotspot to avoid incurring expensive...

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Scottish island gets mobile coverage for first time thanks to 4G mast

Thursday, March 26th 2015

The mast, funded by the Scottish Government, also means that the inner Hebridean Isle of Coll has become the first island off Scotland to have access to 4G. The rollout, carried out in partnership...

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5G mobile networks will allow us to touch through the internet

Wednesday, March 25th 2015

The research will look into the potential global impact of a fifth generation network (5G) on both industry and society, and the development of what is known as the ‘tactile internet’ – where...

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What broadband speed do I need for streaming, vlogging, VoIP, the cloud and other online applications

Monday, March 23rd 2015

At the heavier end of our internet usage needs are a host of data-heavy tasks about which there is often scant clear information when it comes to speed and data requirements. Covering...

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Consumers get more protection from shock bills on stolen mobiles

Monday, March 23rd 2015

EE, O2, Three, Virgin Media and Vodafone have all signed a voluntary agreement to offer consumers a £100 ‘liability cap’ – a limit set on a certain party's liability – for their pay monthly...

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Vodafone 3G and 4G mobile coverage to reach 94% of Welsh population

Monday, March 23rd 2015

The operator is continuing its rollout of 4G in Wales to cover Caerphilly, Cardiff, Connah’s Quay, Llanelli, Newport and Penarth. The rollout will strengthen mobile phone services across Wales,...

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'Prohibitive' cost of broadband keeping those on low incomes offline

Friday, March 20th 2015

The report, launched by Vodafone UK and the Tinder Foundation, found that 70% of participants said mobile was more flexible and had more cost advantages. ‘Mobile: helping to close the digital...

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Government has ‘failed’ to tackle rural mobile coverage issue - EE

Thursday, March 19th 2015

The UK’s largest mobile operator welcomed Chancellor George Osborne’s promise to invest £600m in improving mobile networks but said a more targeted strategy was needed. A statement from EE...

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BT fined £800k over disabled access failure

Tuesday, March 17th 2015

The fine was imposed after BT failed to meet an agreed deadline to make accessibility improvements and launch an enhanced ‘Next Generation Text Service’ for consumers who are deaf or face issues...

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