Q: Guess Which Brands Fund Criminality? A: Most of Them

Duncan Trigg | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK Tech
Duncan Trigg

Think of a brand. Any multinational brand. Then think about how much that brand invests in protecting itself from reputational damage. Surely, with all of this in mind, they would never get involved in funding criminality. Well, in actual fact, many do without even realizing it.

Free Premier League Football, Now Huge Profits..

PA | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK

BT unveiled a bigger-than-expected jump in profits on Friday as the telecoms giant highlighted its financial firepower ahead of its £738 million Prem...

Moving On Already?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.05.2013 | UK Sport

Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has been signed up as a football expert for BT's new sports channel as it shapes up to take on Sky. The te...

ESPN to BT - All a Little Bit of History Repeating

Sri Sritharan | Posted 27.04.2013 | UK Sport
Sri Sritharan

As the old adage goes, to never meet your heroes, so it transpires as ESPN sit astride their proverbial horse and ride into the British sporting sunset. They arrived as great American conquerors who would finally give Rupert Murdoch's monopoly a bloody nose and more. As it is, they have conceded to their great rivals and stepped aside for a younger challenger.

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...

Why Has Google Sued BT?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Tech

Google has sued British Telecom in the latest escalation of an acrimonious war over patents. The search giant launched the counter lawsuit against ...

Charlie Thomas

BT To Offer Businesses Legal Services | Charlie Thomas | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

Telecoms giant BT is planning to diversify into the legal services market for business clients following its claims management arm's application to be...

My (Belated) Top Albums of 2012

Philip White | Posted 07.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Philip White

Here are my top five picks for the year just gone.

Lord Sugar's YouView Loses High Court Appeal Over Trade Mark

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Tech

The Internet TV service YouView has lost a High Court appeal over the use of its name. The YouView brand was found to be "confusingly similar" to T...

COMPETITION: Win A YouView Box, BT Broadband And A TV Subscription

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Huffington Post UK has teamed up with YouView from BT to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a complete YouView from BT package worth over £...

It's Not Brad Pitt's Fault

Ronnie Joice | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK Comedy
Ronnie Joice

We've all seen the latest Chanel advert starring Brad Pitt, as he waffles about love and fate whilst taking home $7 million. The internet is awash wit...

Ada Lovelace Day 2012: Who is Your Female Tech Hero?

Alistair Niederer | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Tech
Alistair Niederer

Today is Ada Lovelace day. Ada Lovelace Day aims to raise the profile of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics by encouraging peop...

BT Buys Premiership Rugby TV Rights To Step Up Pressure On BSkyB

Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Sport

BT has stepped up its battle against BSkyB by adding Premiership rugby to top flight football on its forthcoming sports channel. In one of the bigg...

WATCH: Boris Johnson's Funniest Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Ah, Boris Johnson really is the comedy gift that keeps on giving, isn't he? Just imagine what japes we'll all have when he's Prime Minister. (We know,...

London Council Rejects 89% Of High-Speed Broadband Planning Requests

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK Tech

Telecoms giant BT has halted its roll-out of super-fast broadband from an upmarket area of London after being refused permission to install cabinets i...

Consigned to History by the Smartphone

Andrew Kemshall | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK Tech
Andrew Kemshall

It might seem hard to believe but the mobile phone was first introduced to the UK in 1985. Just 27 years later and the device that we now love is hardly recognisable to those first Motorola handsets. And it's not just the size and battery life that's changed.

Setting Up a Successful Apprenticeship Scheme

Raconteur Media | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK
Raconteur Media

Greater investment, additional numbers and extra support signal a new era for apprenticeships. But crucial to its success is ensuring employers offer quality programmes.

TalkTalk To Offer All Customers Internet Porn Opt-Out

Posted 14.05.2012 | UK Tech

Four million Britons will be able to opt out of viewing internet pornography after internet service provider TalkTalk offered protection from adult co...

Red Phone Boxes Sold To Public - For £2,000 Each

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.04.2012 | UK

Sixty red K6 phone boxes are to be sold off after dwindling demand for the booths. BT, who own the telephone booths, is to decommission 60 boxes an...

Could the Olympics Become a Network Danger?

Thierry Grenot | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK Tech
Thierry Grenot

The Olympics are coming. In the same way that the city of London is building new roads to handle increased traffic, companies must ready their networks to support the increased flow of applications.

Social Media is Leading a Customer Service Revolution

Mark Hillary | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

There is about to be a revolution in the customer service industry, but it is creeping up slowly on customers and those who manage the contact centres. Like the frog that can be slowly boiled to death, if those in the customer care industry step back and look at how customers are starting to ask for help they would behave very differently.

BT Releases RABIT To Catch Cable Thieves

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Tech

BT let the RABIT out of the bag on Monday when it announced a new burglar alarm technology designed to catch cable thieves. Rapid Assessment BT In...

BT Pumps £2bn Into Pensions To Tackle Huge Shortfall

PA | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK

Communications giant BT is to pump £2 billion into its pension fund this month in a bid to tackle a huge shortfall in the scheme. Britain's larges...

All Aboard The Entrepreneurship Express

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Sir Richard Branson has renewed his vow to help budding British entrepreneurs "create lots of jobs and lots of great companies". The Virgin magnate...

BT And TalkTalk Lose Appeal Bid Against New Copyright Measures

PA | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK Tech

BT and TalkTalk have lost their Court of Appeal challenge against government moves to tackle copyright infringement online. They asked three appeal...