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Ofcom queries Three over 3G network crash

Ofcom queries Three over 3G network crash

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UK mobile provider Three is to be questioned by regulator Ofcom over a data outage, which left customers without 3G services.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jun 6th 2013 at 12:46PM
Brits surfing web for longer, still using same password for everything

Brits surfing web for longer, still using same password for everything

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Ofcom has issued a warning to UK web surfers after issuing a report, which found Brits are spending more time online.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Apr 24th 2013 at 12:59PM
EE signs up 380,000 to 4G service

EE signs up 380,000 to 4G service

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UK mobile network EE has revealed that it has signed up 318,000 customers for its 4G service since its launch last October.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Apr 23rd 2013 at 11:57AM
Brits top Europe for web usage, lack speedy connections

Brits top Europe for web usage, lack speedy connections

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Brits accumulate more hours online than our European neighbours despite flagging web speeds, a study by Ofcom has found.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Mar 6th 2013 at 11:37AM

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Ofcom announces 4G auction winners, raises less than forecast

Ofcom announces 4G auction winners, raises less than forecast

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Regulator Ofcom has announced that £2.34bn has been raised from its auction of the UKs 4G spectrum.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 20th 2013 at 10:00AM
4G only attracting technology freaks, says Vodafone CEO

4G only attracting technology freaks, says Vodafone CEO

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Vodafone has claimed that many of its users aren't jumping ship to rival provider EE and its 4G service, as it is only attracting 'technology freaks'.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 8th 2013 at 10:50AM
Three to offer 4G at 3G prices

Three to offer 4G at 3G prices

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UK mobile carrier Three has announced it will price its 4G service at the same cost as its existing 3G services, once it offers them later this year.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 5th 2013 at 11:47AM
4G lands in nine new UK cities

4G lands in nine new UK cities

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EE has announced that it has expanded its 4G network to cover nine new cities across the UK, taking its total to 27.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jan 31st 2013 at 1:30PM

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Playboy fined £100,000 for 'failing to protect children' from online porn

Playboy fined £100,000 for 'failing to protect children' from online porn

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Ofcom has fined Playboy £100,000 for offering pornographic videos and images online that could be accessed by children.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jan 18th 2013 at 11:37AM
UK is world leader in mobile web use

UK is world leader in mobile web use

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A new Ofcom report reveals that the UK has taken over Japan as the world leader in mobile use.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Dec 17th 2012 at 10:55AM
4G: What you need to know

4G: What you need to know

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Following the news this week that telecoms provider Everything Everywhere has been granted permission to roll out its 4G services, it has certainly become the hot topic of the week.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Aug 24th 2012 at 11:20AM
Everything Everywhere 4G: Leaked snail logo, reaction round-up

Everything Everywhere 4G: Leaked snail logo, reaction round-up

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Following the news earlier this week that Ofcom has granted telecoms provider Everything Everywhere permission to roll out its 4G services, the company appears to have selected a questionable logo ...

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Aug 23rd 2012 at 11:41AM

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Everything Everywhere gets 4G green light

Everything Everywhere gets 4G green light

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Telecoms regulator Ofcom has granted Everything Everywhere permission to launch its 4G mobile services.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Aug 21st 2012 at 4:32PM
Ofcom delays 4G mobile auction

Ofcom delays 4G mobile auction

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The telecoms regulator has announced that bidding will not start until early 2013.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jul 24th 2012 at 1:11PM
BT Vision: The most complained about TV service

BT Vision: The most complained about TV service

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Ofcom’s report on ‘pay TV service complaints’ reveals BT Vision attracts 27 complaints per 100,000 customers.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jun 27th 2012 at 1:20PM
Internet pirates face £20 appeal fee

Internet pirates face £20 appeal fee

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Web users suspected of accessing or sharing copywrited material online will be subjected to a £20 fine if they wish to appeal any allegations.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Jun 26th 2012 at 5:52PM

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Brits 'waste' £5 billion on the wrong mobile plans

Brits 'waste' £5 billion on the wrong mobile plans

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British consumers are wasting £5 billion annually on incorrect mobile phone plans according to research from Billmonitor.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Apr 11th 2012 at 9:48AM
Ofcom wants 0800 to be free on mobile

Ofcom wants 0800 to be free on mobile

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Telecoms regulator Ofcom has proposed that 0800 telephone numbers should be free to all phones including mobile phones.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Apr 4th 2012 at 10:44PM
TalkTalk is still most moaned about telco

TalkTalk is still most moaned about telco

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British telco TalkTalk continues to be the most complained-about provider according to a new Ofcom Telecoms Complains report for the fourth quarter 2011.

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Mar 25th 2012 at 10:51PM
Vodafone whinges about Ofcom's 4G decision

Vodafone whinges about Ofcom's 4G decision

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Mobile operator Vodafone has accused the telecoms watchdog Ofcom of "taking leave of its senses" following the regulator's statement that it was "minded" to allow Eveywhere Everything to launch 4G ...

Mat Bettinson
by Mat Bettinson
on Mar 20th 2012 at 9:36PM