UK companies trial a local 4G service using satellite technologies

April 4, 2014
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Avanti Communications, British Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (BAPCO) and software company Quortus have tested a new world’s first system  to enable the emergency services in the  UK to communicate on the 4G LTE network through a satellite linkup. The service codenamed Project Hydra can be deployed anywhere and gives a private network covering...
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Vodafone is to open 150 new shops

April 3, 2014
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Vodafone is to open 150 new shops and create 1,400 new jobs across the UK in a £100 million boost to the UK’s high streets and as part of a£1 billion investment in the UK in 2014. Vodafone has today unveiled plans to ramp up its UK investment programme with the opening of 150 new...
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iPhone 6 to get a larger display?

April 3, 2014
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Rumours that Apple will be producing larger-screened iPhone have been given credence by a leak from an unnamed source at an Apple supplier telling Reuters they will begin mass producing larger displays as early as May for the next iPhone, expected to be launched as usual in the autumn and suprise suprise it will...
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Galaxy S5 Mini specs revealed

April 3, 2014
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Hot on the heels of the Samsung Galaxy S5 and new Galaxy tablets we can – as always – expect the Galaxy S5 Mini, however that looks to also be joined by the Active and probably Zoom, and none of them are going to be too different from the current S4 variants, according to...
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Galaxy S5 Mini specs revealed

April 3, 2014
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Hot on the heels of the Samsung Galaxy S5 and new Galaxy tablets we can – as always –...
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EE to launch a £99 4G phone in April

March 31, 2014
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The UK’s first 4G operator EE, is rumoured to be launching the UK’s cheapest 4G smartphone, and will be...
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4G Smartphone usage up 70% among small businesses, with tablets deployed by more than two-thirds

March 19, 2013
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When it comes to 4G use for small businesses, it’s unanimous all small businesses will benefit from 4G …...
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LG launches the Optimus F7 4G smartphone

February 27, 2013
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LG have launched a new 4G mid-range smartphone the Optimus F7 4G smartphone, but as we reported earlier today...
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EE is now in nine more towns and cities in the UK bringing the total to 37

EE is now in nine more towns and cities in the UK bringing the total to 37

EE, is continuing its roll out of 4G with the announcement today that 4G is available in nine new towns and cities across the UK, bringing the total number of towns and cities covered by their 4G network 37, just four months after the launch of the service. EE are switching on 4G in...

LG says UK 4G network just not up to scratch

LG says UK 4G network just not up to scratch

TechRadar’s cub reporter John McCann had an interview with mobile handset maker LG at Mobile World Congress and they were less than complementary about the current state of the 4G network in the UK. According to LG’s UK Product Manager Shaun Musgrave the company’s latest flagship 4G handsets won’t be coming to the UK...

Huawei reveals the “fastest” 4G phone the Ascend P2 smartphone at 2013 Mobile World Congress

Huawei reveals the “fastest” 4G phone the Ascend P2 smartphone at 2013 Mobile World Congress

The race for the fastest 4G device is on and the opening salvo at the 2013 Mobile World Congress was fired by Huawei with its Ascend P2 device. The 4G and 3G networks are already fighting over who has the fastest network – every one knows its EE despite Three deludedly thinking a 3G...

Orange to launch their first 4G phone, the Lumo, but not in the UK

Orange to launch their first 4G phone, the Lumo, but not in the UK

Orange – part of EE – is to launch a home grown 4G phone the Orange Lumo but it’s unlikely to see the light of day in the UK The new 4G phone is still some way off. Orange have said it will be available in select markets from H1 2013 – ie they’re...

Ofcom spreads the 4G love

Ofcom spreads the 4G love

The 4G auction is finally over and the results are in, and as expected there’s no surprises. Well apart from the surprise the Government got when it opened the envelopes and discovered this time the mobile operators had decided to bid low – very low compared to the £22.5 billion 3G bun fight. The...

4G services dropping in price worldwide

4G services dropping in price worldwide

4G operators are reducing their prices and increasing data allowances to attract more users to the benefits of 4G. A new study by ABI Research shows that 73% of countries have reduced the price of their 4G services by an average of 30% in the last six months. The good news is world wide...

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Vodafone is to open 150 new shops

Vodafone is to open 150 new shops and create 1,400 new jobs across the...

EE-Logo-landscape

EE to launch a £99 4G phone in April

The UK’s first 4G operator EE, is rumoured to be launching the UK’s cheapest...

EE is now in nine more towns and cities in the UK bringing the total to 37

EE is now in nine more towns and cities in the UK bringing the total to 37

EE, is continuing its roll out of 4G with the announcement today that 4G...

LG says UK 4G network just not up to scratch

LG says UK 4G network just not up to scratch

TechRadar’s cub reporter John McCann had an interview with mobile handset maker LG at...

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