UK 4g

Michael Rundle

'4G Will Make Us Happier' | 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...

Fast Broadband Finally Comes To Rural Britain

PA | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Tech

Britons living in one of the UK's most rural regions have been given access to high-speed 4G services for the first time. Homes and businesses acro...

Funny Tweets Of The Week: Hilary Mantel, The Brits And More

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK Comedy

What a week! And it all kicked off - literally - with the Daily Mail headline 'HILARY MENTAL'. Which in turn led to David Cameron and Ed Miliband wadi...

4G Fiasco

Helen Goodman | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Politics
Helen Goodman

How on earth can you announce you want to raise £3.5 billion from an auction and then not make maximizing the money that you're trying to raise a priority?

Blow For Osborne After 4G Airwaves Fetch £1.2bn Less Than Expected

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2013 | UK Tech

Chancellor George Osborne was dealt a blow on Wednesday after the auction of superfast 4G airwaves raised a smaller-than-expected £2.3 billion. La...

Mobile Provider EE Reports Loss, But Remains Confident For 2013

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK

Mobile broadband and phone services provider Everything Everywhere has reported a pre-tax loss of £249 million on Tuesday, but bosses remain confiden...

Could the 'App Gap' Be Harming Your Business?

Gary Calcott | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Tech
Gary Calcott

The successful businesses of tomorrow will be those that have managed to reduce the 'app gap', and make refusal to encourage application-centric mobile strategies a thing of the past!

Digital Marketing Developments: How Will Brands Stay Relevant for you in 2013?

Jon Buss | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Tech
Jon Buss

The way we now choose to engage with brands and in turn how we expect brands to engage with us has evolved. 2013 will be a year of continued innovation in the digital marketing space, as brands seek to better understand us as consumers and communicate with us in new and more effective ways.

Phones 4U Announce Launch Of Mobile Network 'Life Mobile'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Tech

Mobile phone retailer Phones 4u has announced it will launch its own network. LIFE Mobile will launch by the end of 2013, and offer 4G services to ...

Just 6% In UK Would Switch To 4G, Reports Survey

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.03.2013 | UK Tech

Ofcom's auction for new 4G spectrum is about to get under way - just in time for consumers to ignore it. The UK currently has just one 4G network, ...

Ringing in the New Year With Telecom Predictions

Andreas Bernström | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Tech
Andreas Bernström

As we put an eventful 2012 behind us and head into 2013, it's time to gaze into our crystal ball and predict what we can expect to see in the fast-paced telecoms industry in the coming twelve months.

Mobile and Retail Predictions for 2013

Steve Rothwell | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK Tech
Steve Rothwell

Advances in mobile technology look set to help change the face of physical retail as we know it. From engaging shoppers in-store via Wi-Fi, implementing augmented reality and barcodes, to digitally processing offers distributed via mobile.

UK 4G Bidders List Includes Some Surprising Names...

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Tech

Seven companies will bid for 4G mobile broadband spectrum in the UK, Ofcom has announced. Blocks of 800MHz and higher-frequency 2.6GHz spectrum wil...

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...

Nexus 4 Android Phone Hacked Into 4G Device (In Canada...)

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.01.2013 | UK Tech

The new Nexus 4 by Google and LG has already won praise for its fast processor and bafflingly low price tag. Yes, it's missing December. But you can't...

The Faster, Lighter, Smaller Mobile Christmas

James Hilton | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Tech
James Hilton

Since the introduction of the iPad, brands and marketers have been trying to understand how these devices will be used and how they will impact their marketing channels. From what we've seen, the impact has been far beyond what anyone really expected.

4G To Be Fully Rolled Out By May 2013, Ofcom Announces

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.01.2013 | UK Tech

The timeline for the largest ever sale of mobile phone spectrum in the UK has been released. 4G LTE is up to seven times faster than 3G, enabling d...

Britain's 10 Slowest Broadband Streets Revealed

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Tech

The ten streets in Britain with the slowest broadband have been revealed - and three of them are in Lincolnshire. Cromarty Road in Stamford had the...