Telecommunications

Net Neutrality - Why It Is Destined to Collapse

Cyrus Moore | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Tech
Cyrus Moore

Net neutrality rules are associated with the founding principles of internet regulation. They stipulate that telecom operators should not favour internet traffic from specific content providers... As a regulatory policy net neutrality is now unsustainable.

Why I'm Taking on Telecoms Corruption in Bangladesh

Naufal Zamir | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK
Naufal Zamir

Bangladesh needs to be open to the world, and in order to be so, it needs to live up to international standards in business and public life. Britain and the EU need to push Bangladesh to meet these standards; our government must make it clear that if the rule of law is not respected, there will be serious consequences.

EU Telecoms Reforms Will Enhance Consumer Choice and Economic Growth

Sarah Ludford | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK
Sarah Ludford

MEPs have adopted their position on the most ambitious reform of the EU telecoms market for a quarter of a century, as a basis for negotiations with the EU governments in the Council of Ministers.

Why Do We Keep Complaining About Telecoms?

Josh Morse | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Tech
Josh Morse

The Consumer Ombudsman resolves disputes for consumers across a number of industries in the UK, including Telecoms. People use this service as a last resort when their complaint with a company is not resolved directly. Their annual report acts a weather gauge for customer issues and how well companies are able to answer them.

Breaking Down Communications Barriers at Home and Abroad

Tim Stone | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK Tech
Tim Stone

When you start embracing video technology, you'll see how it helps to defy distance and break down cultural barriers to improve productivity. In order to take full advantage of this, you'll want to follow some quick and easy tips for appearing professional on camera.

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...

The Connected Consumer Cloud - one place to rule them all

Allen Scott | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Tech
Allen Scott

With the doors now open for competitive 4G offerings from the major players, the proliferation of consumer content cloud services is one that operators are looking to, to drive loyalty and value.

Internet Governance: Everyone Wants of a Piece of this Pie in the Sky

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

If we had not treated Frankenstein as a piece of science fiction, we may have been living in a more safe and secure world. We have spawned far too many Aladdins for our own good.

WATCH: Text Spammers Fined £250k Over Nuisance Messages

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK

Two super spammers, who sent millions of nuisance texts "that blatantly break the law" to people claimed they were owed personal injury compensation o...

Mobile Phone Stores 'Not Telling Whole Story' Over Prices

PA | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK

The vast majority of mobile phone stores are misleading customers about the possibility of price increases on so-called fixed contracts, according to ...

New Outsourcing Destinations Emerge as Companies Cut Costs

Raconteur Media | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK
Raconteur Media

CHANGING GEOGRAPHIES Emerging destinations for outsourcing, including parts of the UK, are challenging India's cost-effectiveness, but price isn't all that matters, as Sally Percy reports.

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...

The Bandwidth Dilemma: Challenges and Opportunities for the Telecommunications Industry

Daniel Seal | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK
Daniel Seal

The telecommunications industry stands at the precipice of a key phase. With unprecedented challenges and opportunities likely to emerge in the near future, UK ISRAEL BUSINESS and the Commercial Office at the Embassy of Israel has held their inaugural telecommunications round table on the 10 November 2011.

What Words Are Too 'Obnoxious' For Texts In Pakistan? It's Stranger Than You Think

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 22.11.2011 | UK

Texts containing ‘obnoxious’ words such as fart, Jesus Christ and homosexual are to be banned under new regulations by the Pakistan telecommunicat...