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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. ...

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...

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, ...

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...

EE Defends 4G Pricing After Widespread Criticism

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Tech

EE has defended the pricing structure for its new 4G network after widespread criticism. "The business IS listening," EE told the Huffington Post, ...

Forget 4G: New £35M Centre To Prepare Ground For UK's 5G Super-Networks

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Tech

For at least the next few weeks, the UK still doesn't have a 4G data network. Yes, EE will be launching their exclusive 4G service on 30 October - ...

EE To Launch UK's First 4G Network On October 30

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK Tech

The UK's first 4G network will launch on 30 October, it has been announced. EE, formerly Everything Everywhere, will officially offer its new servi...

UK 4G: Networks Agree To Faster LTE Rollout

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Tech

The UK's top mobile operators have agreed to launch faster mobile services by Spring 2013. After a meeting with Ofcom and Culture Secretary Maria M...

Networks Could Drop Ofcom Appeal For Early 4G Auction

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Tech

The UK's top mobile operators will meet with ministers in an attempt to avoid a potentially costly appeal after Everything Everywhere (EE) was allowed...

EE: (How To Pronounce) The UK's First 4G Network

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Tech

The UK's largest network operator has just been unveiled -- but no one knows how to pronounce it. EE is the new name for T-Mobile and Orange operat...

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Boris Thanks Vodafone At Everything Everywhere's 4G Network Launch

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Tech

Mayor of London Boris Johnson was on hand for Tuesday's launch of the UK's first LTE mobile network - and duly thanked the wrong company. Boris wa...

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EE: Uncovering The Strange New World Of The UK's First 4G Brand

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK Tech

The UK's first 4G mobile network has a name: EE. But what is it? The basic details are that it's an LTE mobile network, fibre home broadband ...

EE: UK's First 4G Network Announced - But What Is It?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Tech

The UK's largest network operator has unveiled the UK's first mobile broadband '4G network'. Orange and T-Mobile owner Everything Everywhere, which...

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Why Doesn't The UK Have LTE? 'It's All About The Money'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Tech

The odd thing about next-gen mobile internet in the UK - aka 4G, LTE, or the Magic Broadband Unicorn In The Sky - is that everyone wants it, but nobod...

'The UK Needs 4G Now', Say Nine In Ten Business Leaders

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.07.2012 | UK Tech

Business leaders have demanded that the remaining roadblocks to 4G mobile internet in the UK be moved aside to help the economy grow. More than nin...

Nokia Lumia 900 - What's the Big Deal?

Ramy Khuffash | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Tech
Ramy Khuffash

Microsoft and Nokia have been kicking up a fuss about their latest Windows smart phone and after the Nicki Minaj concert in Times Square to celebrate the launch of the Lumia 900, I'm left wondering what the big deal is?

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.