Telecoms

Opinion: Fibre is good for you, but not when it's taxed

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David Barker of 4D Data Centres argues that the government's fibre tax rules are confusing, and anti-competitive
28 Jun 2013

Google named in suspected fibre ‘tie-up’ with Colt managed IT services

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Could Google Fiber Europe expansion soon be a reality?
18 Jun 2013

Aon selects Azzurri for telecoms management

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Broker chooses communications firm after successful trial
17 Jun 2013

Boost for BYOD as EU calls time on mobile roaming charges

Mobile operators will take a hit but may benefit in the long run
14 Jun 2013

Vodafone pays no UK corporation tax for the second time

Despite revenues exceeding £5bn, mobile firm says it wiped out tax liabilities with investments and interest payments
07 Jun 2013

US government collecting telephone records of millions of Verizon customers

Communication records gathered on an 'ongoing, daily basis'
06 Jun 2013

Three UK 3G services back up in London, still down elsewhere

A Three UK spokesperson declines to comment on cause of outage
04 Jun 2013

Three UK 3G network is down

Customers flock to Twitter to complain at network failure. Claim network has been down since last night
04 Jun 2013

'We expect to make money from Google Fiber' says Google

Fibre cable business due to widen beyond Kansas City network pilot project
31 May 2013

EE 4G hits 12 more UK towns

Not quite everything everywhere, but more than than half of all homes and businesses now covered, according to EE
30 May 2013

Exclusive: EE denies customer info sharing ‘deal’ with marketing firms and police

Suggestion 'misleading to say the least' says EE
14 May 2013

Huawei boss breaks silence on US block, saying 'rest of the world is big enough'

'We can withstand the difficulties from the US government' says Zhengfei
10 May 2013

EE 'absolutely focused' on enterprise customers

'We are a significant player' says EE marketing boss
08 May 2013

EE 'crazy not to embrace the enterprise with high-speed 4G' says Teliqo

'Nobody needs 120Mbps for a telephone call'
16 Apr 2013

H4cked Off: “Faster 4G for all!” says EE. “Fix my bloody text messaging first,” replies World

EE's 300Mbps 4G target is a land grab for tech obsessives at the cost of a functioning network
09 Apr 2013

EE to double 4G speeds in 10 UK cities by summer 2013

130Mbps rollout “setting a roadmap for 4G others cannot match” says CEO
09 Apr 2013

Canada lends Telefónica £170m to buy BlackBerry phones

Government loan helps Spanish telecoms group to buy BlackBerry's latest technology
08 Apr 2013

TalkTalk calls for government regulation of high-speed broadband

Chairman Sir Charles Dunstone says 'no one really knows' how BT's government subsidies are being spent
02 Apr 2013

BT and Vodafone stump up millions more for spectrum licences

4G auction has now raised £2.37bn
04 Mar 2013

MWC: NEC aims to dominate western telco infrastructure and energy storage markets

President expects 50 per cent company profit to come from overseas by 2017
01 Mar 2013

Ofcom proposes price reductions for wholesale data links

BT would have to slash prices by 11 per cent below inflation for three years
25 Feb 2013

BT extends fibre rollout to a further 1.2 million premises

Fast fibre broadband should be available to 19 million premises by spring 2014
12 Feb 2013

BT reports a decline in revenues in Q3, but profits hold up

Europe, financial services sector, price controls and lower demand from fixed lines blamed for decline
01 Feb 2013

Interview with 4G bidder MLL Telecom’s CTO Peter Jennings

Jennings tells Computing what the company would do if it won spectrum at the 4G auction
31 Jan 2013