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Twelve cyber rules of Christmas

Twelve cyber rules of Christmas

On: Thu, 27 December, 2018
While we are busy unwrapping those must-have devices Father Christmas has brought down the chimney for you it is essential you take the time to make sure they are secure, and you don’t inadvertently invite the grinch hackers in. It’...
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Ofcom reveals plans for more airwaves

Ofcom reveals plans for more airwaves

On: Thu, 27 December, 2018
Mobile network operators will be rubbing their hands in anticipation as Ofcom has revealed plans to increase airwave capacity by 22% and by 62% in the sub-1GHz portion of the spectrum. After four years Ofcom has finally revealed there will ...
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TV Whitespace Broadband coming to UK

TV Whitespace Broadband coming to UK

On: Tue, 18 December, 2018
Microsoft is partnering with Sheffield-based company, Whitespace Technology, to bring a resourceful new type of broadband to the people and communities that need it most. This partnership marks the successful completion of 24 months of tria...
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BT defends Huawei pull-out from EE

BT defends Huawei exclusion from EE 5G bidding

On: Tue, 18 December, 2018
BT has defended the decision to exclude Huawei products from being used on EE’s 3G and 4G core mobile networks. BT acquired EE for £12.5 billion in 2016 but the deal also cost £550 million in integration charges. In a statement the tele...
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Quarter of us living in the slow lane 1

Quarter of us living in the slow lane

On: Wed, 12 December, 2018
According to a uSwitch report more than a quarter of households across the UK do not have fast enough broadband to cope with a typical family’s internet needs. The report found that 26% of the estimated 28 million households are struggli...
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