UK 4g

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)

Georgia James | Posted 01.09.2013 | 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...

Michael Rundle

'4G Will Make Us Happier'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Tech

You might think 4G mobile service will just give you faster download speeds and acceptable streaming video on the train. You're not thinking big en...

4G Is Cheaper Than Ever - But You Still Might Want To Wait

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Tech

With many of the UK's top mobile networks preparing to launch their 4G services in the next few months, perhaps it's not surprising that the only curr...

Samsung Reveals 5G Breakthrough

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Tech

Slightly taking the sheen of the upcoming UK 4G roll-out is the news that Samsung have successfully developed the world's first 5G system. The late...

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.

Mobile Marketing

Chris Boorman | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Tech
Chris Boorman

This month really has been the month of mobile. It celebrated its 40th anniversary, evolving from what we fondly recall as the brick to the sleek smartphone device we all carry round today. Facebook announced its Home phone software for android smartphones.

4G Speeds To 'Double' In Ten Cities By Summer 2013

Huffington Post UK / PA | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK Tech

Speeds of "superfast" 4G broadband services are to double, provider EE announced today. Average speeds on the network currently range between 8Mbps...

4G Is Just Too Expensive, Say Consumers

PA | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Tech

Nearly 40% of consumers feel "superfast" 4G mobile internet access is too costly, a study suggests. Increasing numbers of smartphone and tablet use...

PICS: '4G Enabled' Black Cabs Launched In London

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Tech

If you have occasion to call a black cab in London, you'll usually be wise to strike up a conversation with the driver - their experience of the weird...