Mobile and broadband markets fail digitally excluded groups
15 January 2019
Financially vulnerable people, disabled and mentally ill people and elderly people all face significant challenges in accessing appropriate communications services, according to a new Ofcom report.
First 5G smartphones may have massive price premium
14 January 2019
Android smartphone brands are already preparing to launch their first 5G handsets, but new technical requirements means they won’t be cheap to build.
Slow action on broadband and 5G risks UK’s economic future
12 December 2018
Government policy on full fibre broadband and 5G Mobile Networks is being overshadowed by Brexit – and Westminster must take urgent action on funding and policy next year or UK businesses risk...
The Samsung Galaxy 9 Plus
5 December 2018
The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is the larger version of the S9, featuring a massive 6.2-inch Infinity Display and tonnes of memory.
Government mobilises to persuade tech sector to endorse May-EU deal
3 December 2018
Jeremy Wright, the secretary of state at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, says the prime minister’s deal with the European Union will be good for UK tech,...
Poor Wi-Fi connectivity damaging to home life, say UK consumers
29 November 2018
A study for BT has revealed a substantial proportion of UK families feel they are being let down by poor in-home Wi-Fi networks.
O2 and Nokia partner up on 5G-focused Massive MIMO trial in London
26 November 2018
Mobile network operator O2 is carrying out an investigative trial involving Massive MIMO technology in Kings Cross and Marble Arch, London to ascertain how best to ready its network for...
New MacBook Air available now!
21 November 2018
Lightness strikes again.
Broadband voucher scheme to end early thanks to high demand
15 November 2018
The government has urged small business owners to consider signing up for its ultrafast broadband connection voucher scheme before the available funding runs out.
Openreach increasing use of drones to help build fibre networks
12 November 2018
Openreach plans to make greater use of drones to help it bring broadband to remote rural properties it could not previously touch.