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Pirate Bay launches 'PirateBrowser' to dodge ISP blocks on file-sharing

Specialist browser launched 'to circumvent censorship', particularly in countries like the UK...
12 Aug 2013

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

O2 4G switch on map showing first first cities to be live in 2013
O2's 800MHz wavelength is better than EE's 1800MHz system, says O2 COO Derek McManus
01 Aug 2013

O2 to launch 4G in UK on 29 August

O2 4G services will be live on 29 August in London Leeds and Bradford
Premium pricing: O2's cheapest tariff will be £26
01 Aug 2013

Airwaves cleared for 4G as Vodafone, O2 and Three play catch-up with EE

Ofcom says airwave clearance will be completed today, enabling new 4G services to launch in the UK
31 Jul 2013

Huawei developing 5G technology with a view to launching in 2020

Chinese telecoms firm has 200 people working on the project
22 Jul 2013

Virgin Media Business and Telefonica announce 10-year mobile data fibre deal

Backhaul deal will give O2 customers better data service in UK
12 Jul 2013

NSA-Verizon scandal could have a 'huge impact on customers’ openness to share', says Telefonica Group CIO

O2 will have to tread carefully with its use of customer data, says Phil Jordan
12 Jul 2013

O2 customers to get free Wi-Fi on London Underground

O2 joins EE and Vodafone as wholesale partners for Virgin Media's Wi-Fi service
12 Jul 2013

Ofcom enables mobile operators to reuse spectrum for 4G services

Vodafone, O2 and Three given boost by communications regulator
11 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

EE announces 4G data-sharing options for businesses

Mobile network also taps into contactless payments arena, as it partners with MasterCard
03 Jul 2013

O2 and Capita sign ten year customer contact deal worth £1.2bn

Leeds, Glasgow, Preston Brook and Bury contact centres under Capita’s wing
02 Jul 2013

Top 10 telecommunications stories of 2013 so far

4G, mobile, broadband and the handling of data all feature in a busy first six months in the telecoms industry
14 Jun 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

Technology that drives success: An interview with Trader Media’s CIO, Tim Jones

As Trader Media Group prepares to publish the very last print edition of Auto Trader magazine, CIO Tim Jones tells Sooraj Shah about the next stage in the company’s ambitious multi-platform digital strategy
16 May 2013

Telefónica moves to Microsoft 365

Yammer and Lync contributed to 'straight forward choice' says group CIO
16 May 2013

Transport for London installs O2 and Cognito mobile workforce management solution

Fare evasion already reduced as a result, says TfL
09 May 2013

O2 MD questions wisdom of Yahoo's ban on home working

'People don't need to come to the office to prove they're working hard' says David Plumb
13 Mar 2013

Auto Trader’s potential shift to digital-only helped by datacentre switchover

Telecity Group's peering gives Auto Trader edge in SEO and user experiences, says CIO
13 Mar 2013

BT and Vodafone stump up millions more for spectrum licences

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

G3 acquires 2e2 company Diagonal

Diagonal employees will move to Weybridge-based SAP consultancy
22 Feb 2013

Ofcom raises £2.3bn in 4G spectrum auction

Amount is £1bn less than government had forecast
20 Feb 2013

EE’s 4G fails to excite as biggest UK mobile network makes £249m loss

Mobile operator does not disclose how many 4G customers it has
19 Feb 2013

2e2 employees saved by O2, as managed services business is acquired

107 former employees will move to O2 as part of the deal
07 Feb 2013