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Sky rolls out Broadband Shield to everyone

News 21 Jan, 2015 Clare Hopping

Those who haven't opted in or out will find the security solution switched on automatically

Ofcom consults on 6GHz spectrum use for 5G delivery

News 20 Jan, 2015 Caroline Donnelly

Regulator wants to know if using very high frequency spectrum bands will make 5G a reality by 2020

Ofcom hits BT with superfast broadband price limits

News 15 Jan, 2015 Caroline Donnelly

TalkTalk welcomes move by regulator to boost competition in the superfast broadband market

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Facebook at Work to let enterprises create own social networks

News 15 Jan, 2015 Clare Hopping

The app and desktop interface will allow employees to collaborate as if they're using a private social network

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EE 4G customer base hits 7.7 million subscribers in the UK

News 9 Jan, 2015 Caroline Donnelly

Analyst cites Ofcom's decision to give EE a deployment head start in 2012 as key success driver

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Facebook privacy message is a hoax

News 8 Jan, 2015 Clare Hopping

If you've posted a status onto your timeline preventing Facebook to use your information without permission, you've been tricked...

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UKIP website back online after brief outage

News 7 Jan, 2015 Clare Hopping

The domain name reportedly expired, although UKIP denied it forgot to renew it

Netflix modifies its Android app to block VPN access

News 5 Jan, 2015 Khidr Suleman

Streaming service makes a move to stop users bypassing regional locks

BT targets London broadband weak spots

News 23 Dec, 2014 Joe Curtis

Comms giant will trial fibre in building basements to improve broadband speeds

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Facebook's AI engine could warn you before posting content

News 17 Dec, 2014 Clare Hopping

Any photos it thinks could cause controversy or embarrassment will come with a warning before posting

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Avaya to release Chromebook call centre software

News 12 Dec, 2014 Clare Hopping

The dedicated desktop software 'will make contact centre operations simpler, more flexible and more cost-effective'

Internet of Things network unveiled by Arqiva and SIGFOX

News 11 Dec, 2014 Clare Hopping

The network will start rolling out in 10 UK cities over the next 12 months

Intel announces new platform for the Internet of Things

News 10 Dec, 2014 Caroline Preece

Intel has launched a new platform to support the growth of the Internet of Things

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UK broadband not up to scratch, Ofcom claims

News 9 Dec, 2014 Clare Hopping

The regulator's report reveals its main concerns are rural areas, city not-spots and the availability of NGA technology

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Digital Scotland extends superfast broadband to 1,400 homes

News 8 Dec, 2014 Clare Hopping

Homes and businesses in Bearsden and Bishopbriggs are now benefitting alongside more than 150,000 across Scotland from superfast connections

BT installs ‘record-breaking’ broadband network across Scottish Highlands

News 4 Dec, 2014 Joe Curtis

The rollout is part of Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband scheme to bring faster internet to country

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Facebook app permissions questioned by MPs

News 1 Dec, 2014 Clare Hopping

The Facebook mobile app can apparently use your phone to take pictures and record videos when it wants

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Tumblr becomes fastest-growing social network

News 27 Nov, 2014 Clare Hopping

Facebook growth hits single figures in latest research

EU demands Google extend 'right to be forgotten' to all domains

News 27 Nov, 2014 Clare Hopping

Privacy regulators say offending links must be removed from .com domains

Telcos demand action from Ofcom over BT's UK broadband stronghold

News 24 Nov, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Ofcom under pressure to do more to boost competition within UK's broadband market

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