Why I'll Never Sign Up to 3G

Ryan Hook | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ryan Hook

A few days ago I was in a hotel, about to sit down for a long internet browse, when I realised the WiFi wasn't working...

There's A Reason You Never Get Signal On The Train

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Tech

A study by Global Wireless Solutions has revealed the shockingly low performance of phone signal coverage on commuter routes in and out of London. ...

The Need for Speed in the App Economy

Miguel Milano | Posted 25.08.2014 | UK Tech
Miguel Milano

Currently, to meet our need for 'bandwidth-on-the-go,' 3G is available to some of us. But those of us that have access have all had our share of '3G buffering purgatory' while we wait for videos, documents and especially for applications to download...

Getting Online Under the English Channel

Andrew Ferguson | Posted 30.03.2014 | UK Tech
Andrew Ferguson

The pace of change for internet connectivity and developments like finally getting an affordable connection under the English Channel is to be welcomed, but all of us who travel need to learn the new 21st Century etiquette needed to avoid being that annoying person who is shouting into their phone.

Why 4G Will Change Your Life (With The Help Of These Apps)

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Tech

With two of the UK’s biggest mobile networks going head-to-head to launch their 4G services later this month, the pressure to catch the ‘fourth ge...

4G - What Is This Magic That You Profess to Offer?

Andrew Ferguson | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Ferguson

We have all been there - seen a new mobile phone model and been convinced that it is the answer to all our problems and that we will never need to upgrade again. While 4G does promise a lot, it is worth stepping back and taking a more realistic view.

The Ever Changing Teenage Tech Problem

Lewis Shepherd | Posted 06.05.2013 | UK Tech
Lewis Shepherd

If 3G were to cut out completely I wonder how teenagers would communicate? After all without free WI-FI that group of teenagers I saw would have just been sat on a bench, not talking to each other. Oh the joy.

Warren Buffet To Buy Heinz

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK

Billionaire investor Warren Buffet is to buy Heinz, the food company renowned for its ketchup and baked beans. Buffett, one of America's richest me...

Leeds And Bradford To Benefit From Improved WiFi Thanks To Virgin

Charlie Thomas | Posted 30.11.2012 | UK

Leeds and Bradford are set to become "super-connected" cities after Virgin Media Business has been awarded the UK's first city wireless concessions ou...

Will We All See Shoeboxes On Lamposts Soon?

Charlie Thomas | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK

Small cell technology - a new internet signal amplifier which makes connections faster than 3G and WiFi, could provide an answer to the rapidly accele...

Sun, Sea and Mobiles: Get the Most Out of Your Phone on Holiday

Andreas Bernström | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Tech
Andreas Bernström

Most people never go anywhere without their mobile these days and there even exists a name for those who experience anxiety when they are without their phone: nomophobia. What's more, O2 claim mobile usage abroad is growing by 100% each year.

BBC Sport Launches Live Video For 3G Mobile Devices

BBC Sport | BBC Sport | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Tech

BBC Sport has launched a new version of its website for mobile devices....

Motorola RAZR- A New Phone Handset With A Classic Name

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK Tech

Six years ago, the original Razr was the phone to have. Stick thin, black and with a flip lid, it was the blower of choice for celeb and civilian alik...

Why we Should all be Excited by 4G

Rupert Baines | Posted 02.01.2012 | UK Tech
Rupert Baines

Derek McManus, CTO of O2 UK said that: "watching a YouTube video on a smartphone uses the same capacity on the network as sending 500,000 text messages simultaneously." 4G networks are being designed to accommodate this demand.

PlayStation Vita's PAYG Data Model Shows Smart Way Forward For Mobile Gaming

Patrick Garratt | Posted 20.11.2011 | UK Tech
Patrick Garratt

Sony's confirmation of a date for PlayStation Vita - its next generation take on hugely successful gaming handheld PSP - may have been the flashy head...

UK 3G mobile coverage map: do you live in a black spot?

BBC | Melanie Hick | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

In results that will not surprise UK mobile phone users, the BBC's 3G mobile phone reception mapping project has revealed patchy reception across the ...