Latest Telecoms News about UK

Mobile apps now most popular video game format

  Driven by 25-44 year old women downloading free puzzle and trivia game apps, there are now more women playing video games than men,...

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What your mobile brand really says about you

  iPhone fans into Brad Pitt, BMWs, skiing holidays, hot tubs and Turkey...

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UK Phone Retailer, Phones4U to Close all 550 Retail Stores, 6000 Staff Affected

  The UK based mobile phone retailer, Phones4U has called in administrators and is closing all 550 of its retail stores. Phones4U has nearly 6,000 staff who now face redundancy....

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Nokia Networks and Intel to Open Joint R&D Facility in the UK

  Nokia Networks and Intel have announced that they are opening a joint R&D facility in the UK....

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BlackBerry losing market share to Windows Mobile in the UK

  eMarketer forecasts, Windows Mobile will oust BlackBerry from its third-place position among the UK smartphone user base....

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UK Mobile Payments Platform Registers Millionth User

  The UK Payments Council says that over a million people have registered to use its mobile payments service, Paym, since the service launched in April this year. ...

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Arqiva Signs 4G Towers Deal in the UK

  UK broadcast tower operator, Arqiva says that it has signed a 10-year deal to support LTE deployments by Vodafone and Telefonica O2....

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Contactless Payments Surge by 18% in the UK

  The use of contactless cards to make payments has continued to gain monthly momentum in the UK, according to figures released by Visa Europe....

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Ofcom consults on licence fees for mobile spectrum

  The UK telecoms regulator, Ofcom has published plans to revise the annual licence fees for the 900 MHz and 1800 MHz spectrum bands used by mobile network operators....

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Vodafone UK launches national programme focused on rural notspots

  Vodafone UK has launched a national programme giving up to 100 rural communities across the country the opportunity to apply for mobile access....

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