Latest Telecoms News about UK

O2 Eyes London Stock Market Listing

  The parent of UK based O2 has confirmed that it is considering a stock market listing following a decision to block the sale of the company to Hutchison 3G UK....

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Android Share Growth Slows After Historic Gains Last Period

  The latest smartphone OS data shows Android continuing to make year-on-year gains across a number of regions, though that trend is slowing....

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Women driving mobile internet time

  Half (49%) of all women's internet time in the UK is spent on smartphones - rising to 59% among women aged 18-24. In comparison, just 39% of men's online time is on smartphones....

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Apple Launch of iPad Pro Boosts Detachable Consumer Market in UK

  The U.K. overtook Germany, which as expected had ended 2015 as the leading country for this form factor....

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Failed UK telecoms merger has mixed implications for wider European market

  While the European Commission's decision to block CK Hutchison's planned acquisition of Telefonica's British mobile operator O2 is credit negative for both Telefonica and CKHH's UK telecoms operations,...

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EU Expected to Block UK Mobile Mergers

  A merger of two of the UK's mobile networks is expected to be blocked by European Union competition authorities concerned about consolidation in the market....

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O2 sale could be key to EUR15 billion total debt reduction for Telefonica

  The rating agency expects EUR15 billion total debt reduction through 2017 including different cash raising actions such as the O2 sale. ...

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Tesco Mobile Seeking to Buy Out Mobile Network Joint Venture

  UK based MVNO, Tesco Mobile is reportedly seeking to buy out its airtime partner and switch to a different network....

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Ereaders continuing to hold steady within the tablet market

  Ereaders continue to hold their own in the UK, with a quarter of the population expected to use one in 2016, according to eMarketer's latest user forecast....

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Three UK Deploys Polystar's Solutions to Monitor VoLTE Service

  Three UK has selected Polystar's Network and Customer Insight solutions to deliver monitoring and reporting capabilities for its new Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services....

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