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Ofcom data speed report relies on old information - Vodafone, O2

Monday, November 17th 2014

The regulator last week published its own research into the performance of 3G and 4G networks in five major UK cities. But a Vodafone spokesperson highlighted that Ofcom’s testing took place six...

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People who refuse to get online are 'going to be an issue'

Friday, October 31st 2014

Applied futurist Tom Cheesewright (pictured) said the situation would “come to a head” in local government, as councils and authorities increasingly turn to online services to save...

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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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'Geeky' Brits to thank for better broadband

Friday, October 24th 2014

Alex Salter (pictured) told Cable.co.uk that people’s willingness to volunteer for “geeky” projects sets the UK apart from other countries. SamKnows measures the speed and quality of broadband...

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BT told to speed up broadband and phone repairs, ISPs respond

Tuesday, May 20th 2014

Openreach connects properties to BT’s network on behalf of competing providers, including Sky and TalkTalk. Ofcom, the UK telecoms regulator, has proposed that 80% of phone and broadband faults...

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Asda Mobile extends number transfer deadline

Thursday, May 1st 2014

Asda Mobile began transferring its services from the Vodafone network to EE’s network in October and completed the switchover yesterday (30 April). Customers were told they would need to get a...

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Five major events to hit the telecoms industry in 2013

Friday, January 3rd 2014

As you're no doubt aware, 2013 turned out to be a pretty big year for the telecoms industry. With the government pushing forward with efforts to boost superfast broadband coverage, former Culture...

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Ofcom makes accreditation tougher - and we couldn't be happier

Wednesday, November 6th 2013

The Ofcom accreditation logo means comparison sites must provide consumers with accurate and transparent information. That’s why it’s so good to hear Ofcom is strengthening the criteria...

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