Telephone

The UK Is Running Out Of Phone Numbers

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Tech

Five cities in the UK will now have to type full phone numbers, including the area code, in order to help stay off a shortage of telephone numbers. ...

Five Reasons Why You Should Think Twice Before Ditching Your Landline

Andrew Denham | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech
Andrew Denham

The invention of the telephone was a significant communications landmark and subsequent adoption was stellar. However, in more recent times, the traditional landline has taken a bit of a knock.

Customer Service Sorrows

Christian Toon | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Tech
Christian Toon

What's your biggest gripe when it comes to customer service? Automated answering machines? Long wait times? Being shunted from department to department? Being forced to follow up over and over again?

VoIP - The Future of Calling?

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

Voice over internet protocol is the future of calling. Just like landlines and the telegraph machine, one day even SIM cards will demand their own spot at the technology museum.

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...

One In Five See Family For 'Less Than An Hour A Day'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 21.08.2012 | UK

One in five people spend less than an hour a day at home with their families, relying on phones to keep in contact because of the demands of their job...