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Customers petition Ofcom for EE mobile refund

Friday, November 7th 2014

Some 398 people have signed the petition urging Ofcom to instruct EE to pay users’ mobile charges back because they cannot make reasonable access to it and have not been able to despite “many...

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Small businesses plagued by dropped mobile calls

Wednesday, November 5th 2014

The study by RootMetrics surveyed 1,000 UK businesses that use mobiles as their main means of communication and found that 46% are losing multiple important calls on a daily basis. The survey also...

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Speech recognition inaccurate even if you don't have an accent

Tuesday, November 4th 2014

Blaise Thomson, CEO of a spin-off software company from the University of Cambridge, told Cable.co.uk there have been “big improvements in speech recognition in the last 5-10 years” but there is...

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Internet of things needs more than 'a huge bunch of dumb devices'

Monday, November 3rd 2014

Ian Wakeman (pictured), managing director of TribeHive, said ‘dumb devices’ connecting to the internet to transmit data could do so more efficiently. The company produces an app which fans can...

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4G+ network puts UK on par with Europe

Thursday, October 30th 2014

Oliver Johnson, chief executive of market intelligence firm Point Topic, said the improvement in mobile data speeds puts the UK “up along with" other European markets. His comments come as...

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Deaf charity delighted by 'long overdue' BT voice-to-text app

Thursday, October 30th 2014

Susan Daniels, chief executive of the National Deaf Children’s Society, said advances have been made with Text Relay, a text to voice service run by BT, but there is still work to be done. The...

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Campaigners back tougher nuisance call laws

Wednesday, October 29th 2014

The government has published a six-week consultation into lowering the legal threshold before firms can be fined up to £500,000 if they are found to be responsible for nuisance calls or...

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Two thirds of anti-virus users have infected PCs

Friday, October 24th 2014

Thibaut Briere, marketing, strategy and communications director at Alcatel-Lucent, told Cable.co.uk that new solutions were needed to make home devices safer because rates of spyware and malware...

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Cloud storage vulnerable warns Ericsson VP

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014

Magnus Furustam, head of product area cloud systems, said that information governance and security are key when it comes to clouds. Speaking at the Broadband World Forum, Mr Furustam told...

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Ericsson VP: 'What 5G will bring is even more reliable networks'

Tuesday, October 21st 2014

Magnus Furustam, head of product area cloud systems at the company, said networks are undergoing "stepwise evolution" heading towards global cloud-based networks. He said at the Broadband World...

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