UK 4g

The London Underground Will Get Full 4G Mobile Coverage By 2019

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK Tech

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has today announced that the entire London Underground network will have continuous 4G mobile coverage by 2019. The announceme...

St Pancras: Making Connections

Hubert Da Costa | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Tech
Hubert Da Costa

I have to travel for business. It's a perk, and sometimes a drawback, of the job. And while I travel, there's nothing more important to me than to stay connected. Connected to work and family, yes, but also connected to 'things'.

The UK's 4G Coverage Is Worse Than Romania, Bulgaria and Jordan's

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Tech

If you’ve ever tried to check Facebook on your phone in the countryside, this news will be of little surprise: the UK’s 4G coverage is worse than ...

Carphone Warehouse Is Launching Its Own Mobile Network

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK Tech

Carphone Warehouse has unveiled 'iD' a new mobile network which the company says will offer 'the best value 4G available' in the UK. The new networ...

The Fastest 4G In The UK Isn't In London, It's Liverpool

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK Tech

Liverpool has been named as having the fastest 4G signal in the country. The city has an average download speed of 21.32Mbps according to research ...

Broadband: What About the Urban Not Spots?

Jonathan Glanz | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Tech
Jonathan Glanz

We need to be planning now for the next generation of ultra-fast broadband and mobile network to ensure London can be a Capital city which maximises the opportunities from ever increasing demand for content on demand and on the go through to the prospects of an Internet of Things, connecting everything including the kitchen sink to the web.

Better LTE Than Never: What New Smartphone Tech Can We Expect in 2015?

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

There's still a fair bit of speculation as to what specs devices will be playing host to in 2015. As such, I thought this would be as good a time as any to talk about some of these, along with a few phone predictions for this year.

Apple In Potentially Biggest Legal Battle

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK Tech

Apple is currently engaged in a major court battle with Swedish telecoms manufacturer Ericsson. The iPhone-maker has refused to pay rates set out for ...

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. ...

Best Sim-Only Deals For Your Smartphone

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

Cheap SIM-only deals are the way forward. Why? Because nobody's buying smartphones anymore (apparently). Sounds ridiculous but it's true, we're now re...

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.

Channel Tunnel Gets Mobile Phone Coverage Boost

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

You might not have 4G coverage in your town or village yet. But that crazy tunnel to France we built under the sea? Totally connected. IT company E...

4G: The Future of Flexible Working

Jonathan Kini | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Jonathan Kini

At a macro level, 4G Britain estimates that 125,000 jobs will be safeguarded or created in the UK between now and 2015 and that it will add 0.5% to UK GDP by 2020. For individual businesses, 4G can provide a real competitive edge no matter how crowded their industry.

Technology and Football: A Match Made in Heaven

Lucas von Cranach | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech
Lucas von Cranach

The football season's fully underway and we're getting back into the thick of the action again. I'm just so thankful to technology that I now have the luxury of keeping up-to-date with every second of the game with news, stats, videos and more via the press of a button in the palm of my hand - as opposed to pulling my hair out waiting for the paperboy!

The 4G Buffet - Who Ate All the Good Stuff?

Andrew Ferguson | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Ferguson

4G has a lot to offer, and we are constantly reminded that the UK is behind on its roll-out, with the promise that it will eventually be available to more of us than 3G. As things stand, EE has had a head start on the other providers, but Vodafone and O2 have joined the exclusive club with their own new deals.

4G Is Here

Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Tech

When you woke up on August 29th did everything seem a little bit faster or was it just us? The walk to the bathroom – vrrrrmmm! The milk landing in ...

Three Mobile Offers 4G Free For All Customers

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.10.2013 | UK Tech

Three Mobile has upstaged O2 and Vodafone's 4G launch on Thursday by announcing that it will give all of its customers the new service for free, from ...

Gentleman, Ladies: Start Your Downloads

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.10.2013 | UK Tech

Gentlemen, ladies, start your downloads. O2 and Vodafone have finally launched their 4G data service, bringing competition to the UK market for the fi...

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...

Vodafone Announces 4G Plans To Compete With EE, O2

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.10.2013 | UK Tech

Vodafone is set to go head to head with O2 when it launches high-speed broadband on the same day as its telecoms rival. The mobile giant will offer...

O2 Unveils Its 4G Plans

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Tech

O2 has announced that it will launch its 4G LTE mobile network on 29 August, becoming the first competitor to EE to roll out the service in the UK. ...

Superfast Broadband 'Behind Schedule' Says Highly Critical Report

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK Tech

The government programme to roll out superfast broadband to 90% of the population is running late and lacks strong competition to protect public value...

EE Announces UK 4G Subscriptions Hit 500,000 In Seven Months

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Tech

The UK's mobile phone networks are gearing up to launch their new 4G services this summer - but after a seven months head start it looks like EE has b...

David Cameron Warned Of Cyber Attack Threat

PA | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK

David Cameron is being warned that telecoms equipment made by Chinese firms should be independently tested by the security services in order to protec...