Communications

Ordnance Survey’s free online mapping tool goes live

Government begins to fulfil promise of "Making Public Data Public"
01 Apr 2010

Ofcom to cut landline-to-mobile call charges

But plan is likely to meet resistance from big operators
01 Apr 2010

Honda gets homeworkers connected

Timico moves car maker's network onto its cloud
31 Mar 2010

Large Hadron Collider scientists celebrate initial success

Beams of protons collide at greater force than ever before
31 Mar 2010

BT and Sky "disappointed" by Ofcom pay TV probe findings

Boost for BT's IPTV service as regulator says Sky must reduce sports channels' prices
31 Mar 2010

US hacker gets 20-year sentence

TJ Maxx hacker gets lengthy sentence for $200m crime spree
31 Mar 2010

Water company signs £30m deal with Cable & Wireless

Five-year deal sees convergence of voice and data services
31 Mar 2010

Cisco’s takeover of Tandberg gets the go-ahead

European Commission gives networking giant the green light
31 Mar 2010

Smartphone users not protected against fraudsters

Some 67 per cent of smartphone users not safeguarding their handset data
30 Mar 2010

Microsoft and Prince's Trust to provide IT training to young

12-week course will provide training to 700 unemployed 16-24 year olds
30 Mar 2010

Citizen's Advice chooses Logica for IT overhaul

Five-year partnership will see shared services, a single phone number and cost savings
30 Mar 2010

BT to rollout FTTC to 303 new exchanges

Meaning four million customers will have fibre connections
30 Mar 2010

Newspapers force BBC to delay free iPhone apps

The BBC has been forced to hold back its new iPhone offerings due to concerns raised by the newspaper industry
30 Mar 2010

Treasury announces winners in public sector IT 'shopping spree'

Contract for desktop, infrastructure and software systems worth about £6bn
30 Mar 2010

Digital Economy bill still needs work, say Lib Dems

Bill will still be subject to scrutiny and more voting before important sections become law
29 Mar 2010

New Naked Wines web site lets customers save money by pre-ordering

Drinkers can pre-order their favourite tipple months before it ships
29 Mar 2010

ISPs not candid on broadband speeds for customers

Ofcom set to tighten its code of practice on broadband speeds
29 Mar 2010

News International puts Times content behind paywalls

Publisher will charge readers £1 for a day’s access
26 Mar 2010

VLAN standard could extend broadband reach to poorest

ALA standard will see smaller ISPs enter the market
26 Mar 2010

Mobile banking more popular than telephone or branch banking

Some 37 per cent of UK mobile phone customers use the platform
25 Mar 2010

Government launches online help for people with learning disabilities

Government online resource hub aims to boost employment of people with learning disabilities
23 Mar 2010

Broadband tax to exclude low-income subscribers

Shadow culture secretary calculates 200,000 will not be able to afford internet access after 50p tax
23 Mar 2010

Ofcom pushes improved next-generation fibre access

Virtual unbundled fibre links could provide cheaper access and quicker delivery
23 Mar 2010

HMV to replace network in multimillion-pound deal

Group revamps infrastructure to provide better customer service
23 Mar 2010