Virgin Media Business has announced new plans to create fibre optic speeds in a new start-up hotspot in East London named “Tech City”, where several small technology business are set-up. Virgin Media Business will not only bring speeds up to six times the current standard, but it is looking to make prices even lower for […]
Vodafone has announced that 40 more communities have been shortlisted to join its Rural Open Sure Signal programme, which aims to bring high quality 3G voice and data services to parts of the country that currently suffer from unreliable mobile coverage. The list includes communities in Argyll & Bute, Borders, Caithness, Cornwall, Co Tyrone, Cumbria, […]
EE, Virgin and Vodafone have signed up to the Open Internet Code, joining the cohort that also includes BT and Sky which effectively “supports the Open Internet”. The code commits ISPs to the provision of full and open internet access products and confirms that traffic throttling, or ‘management practices’ in their words, will not be […]
Just last week Ofcom released a study that found parents’ awareness of potential online risks has risen since the first report in 2013. And at Sky, when it comes to online safety for all, the firm take their responsibility very seriously and they want what is best for their customers. Sky will censor the internet […]
Ofcom has asked the UK telecoms industry for advice on how to plan for future ‘5G’ mobile networks. The telecoms regulator wants to know how the next generation of wireless communications can best be used to serve consumers. These ‘5G’ networks could support a range of exciting new technologies: use for holographic projections and financial […]
TalkTalk’s business arm has announced the launch of a new all-in-one voice and data package that it claims can help businesses save up to £2100 compared to rival solutions. The aptly named “Complete Voice and Internet” package provides between eight and 60 ISDN-quality voice lines and up to 20Mbps internet speeds over the same connection.