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4G for enterprise? Fix 3G coverage first, says Severn Trent CIO

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Patchy UK provision remains "biggest problem" for enterprise mobility at company, says Hrycyk
13 Mar 2014

London Westminster City Council introduces smart parking system

Modec electric vehicles driving past Parliament and Big Ben
System will direct drivers to vacant spaces and allow the council to implement more flexible pricing policies
16 Jan 2014

Vodafone and EE to provide 2G and 3G services in the Channel Tunnel

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Mobile operators to offer 4G services in the future
09 Jan 2014

One billion 4G LTE connections by 2017, says GSMA

South Korea, Japan and the US currently account for 80 per cent of LTE
26 Nov 2013

Vodafone falls short in 3G coverage, says Ofcom

Vodafone only network to fail to meet obligation to deliver 3G coverage to 90 per cent of UK population
08 Nov 2013

O2 outage only affected “one per cent of customers”

Outage affecting phone, text and data has left customers wanting compensation
04 Oct 2013

Visa Europe picks BT to upgrade its communications network

Payments giant signs new five-year contract with telecoms firm
23 Sep 2013

O2 COO: 'Our 4G network will be better than EE’s - even though it won't work with the iPhone 5'

O2's 800MHz wavelength is better than EE's 1800MHz system, says O2 COO Derek McManus
01 Aug 2013

EE doubles 4G users to 687,000 - claims it is on target to sign-up one million by 2014

Some 2.6 per cent of its UK customers are now using 4G
24 Jul 2013

4G speed test to be conducted by end of 2013, says Ofcom

3G networks also to be tested to see what the benefits are of upgrading to 4G
08 Jul 2013

Three UK gets back up... then goes down again

3G provider Three suffers a day of (brief) ups and downs as the network crashes for a second time
04 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

FA hopes to score with new technology

Sooraj Shah hears how technology has helped the FA develop some of the best facilities in the world for players, coaches and supporters
30 Apr 2013

4G launch could see mobile makers sued by software firms, says lawyer

Handset makers must heed lessons of RIM's dispute with Visto after the 3G auction
24 Jan 2013

Three selects Samsung for 4G infrastructure deployment

But commercialisation for Three's 4G services to begin in 2013
24 Aug 2012

Bidding for 4G auction will start in 2013

4G will be available in the UK at end of 2013, promises Ofcom
24 Jul 2012

Hutchison Whampoa 'won't exit UK over spectrum auction'

Three denies reports of possible UK exit
25 May 2012

China Telecom teams up with Everything Everywhere for UK deal

The deal will target Chinese residents and businesses in the UK
04 Jan 2012

Nokia Siemens to cut 17,000 jobs worldwide

Major restructuring to focus on mobile broadband is underway
23 Nov 2011

Birmingham council aims to deploy £125m city-wide wireless broadband network

It wants speeds faster than those available on 3G
17 Nov 2011

Everything Everywhere should not profit from spectrum sale, say MPs

A committee report details concern over the operator’s spectrum sale and says 4G auction needs to held asap
03 Nov 2011

Ofcom infrastructure report reveals fast broadband winners and losers

Northern Ireland tops fast broadband league, while Wales gets wooden spoon
02 Nov 2011

Ofcom further delays 4G spectrum auction

However, the impact on the rollout timeline is likely to be minimal
10 Oct 2011