TG Bamford

A veteran freelance journalist writing extensively on internet news and cybersecurity.

A 5G future means amazing faster download times

A 5G future means amazing faster download times

On: Friday, 16 November, 2018
According to a new report, the advent of 5G internet speeds means that consumers could save almost one full day a month in download time. HighSpeedInternet.com, found that the faster speeds used for surfing social media, gaming online, str...
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Three UK launches 5G land grab

Three UK launches 5G land grab

On: Sunday, 11 November, 2018
Three UK has announced an ambitious network and IT overhaul as it seeks to get ahead of the competition on 5G with efficiency gains from infrastructure updates. UK CEO David Dyson outlined how the telecoms giant had ‘virtualised’...
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Twisting the light away could mean faster internet speeds

Twisted light could mean faster internet speeds

On: Sunday, 28 October, 2018
New research published in the journal Nature Communications has revealed an astonishing development in fibre optics that could make internet speeds up to a hundred times faster. Currently, fibre optics use pulses of light to transmit inform...
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EU to finally tidy up cookie rules

EU to finally tidy up cookie rules

On: Wednesday, 24 October, 2018
Back in 2009 the European Union bowed to pressure and amended its 2002 ePrivacy Directive. This required companies to obtain our consent for storage or access to data, which included the use of cookies. And it was this well-intentioned dire...
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Dr Alexa will hear you now

Dr Alexa will hear you now

On: Tuesday, 23 October, 2018
It has been reported that Amazon is applying for a patent in which Alexa can determine different things about a person based on their voice. This will include Alexa acting as a doctor or a nurse by detecting whether you are ill by the chang...
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