EE hits 9.3 million 4G customers
Mobile

EE hits 9.3 million 4G customers

Mobile operator hails 200% growth as it targets 14 million 4G customers
27 Apr 2015
EE introduces Wi-Fi calling for mobile dead zones
Making a VoIP call?
Mobile

EE introduces Wi-Fi calling for mobile dead zones

To combat mobile not-spots, EE will give customers the ability to switch between 3G/4G and Wi-Fi for calls
7 Apr 2015
EE comes out top of mobile networks at Gatwick and Heathrow
Mobile

EE comes out top of mobile networks at Gatwick and Heathrow

RootMetrics tested mobile network data speeds around the UK, but they have never been measured at airports before
7 Apr 2015
Here's what BT’s entry into mobile means for the market
BT
Mobile

Here's what BT’s entry into mobile means for the market

Mobile-only operators are dead: are we headed towards consolidation?
27 Mar 2015
Three owner finalises deal to buy O2 in the UK
Mobile

Three owner finalises deal to buy O2 in the UK

Hutchinson Whampoa inks agreement to become UK's second major consolidated provider
25 Mar 2015
BT returns to mobile market with super-cheap 4G
Mobile

BT returns to mobile market with super-cheap 4G

But can the telco muscle in on mobile without offering top-end consumer phones?
25 Mar 2015
EE, O2 Vodafone et al set to cap bills for stolen phones
Phone money
Mobile

EE, O2 Vodafone et al set to cap bills for stolen phones

The UK’s leading mobile providers have all agreed to cap bills for devices that have been stolen
24 Mar 2015
Meerkats save Orange Wednesdays
Business strategy

Meerkats save Orange Wednesdays

Comparethemarket.com customers will get two-for-one cinema tickets for one year after purchase
23 Mar 2015
Ofcom wants to cut spectrum licence fees for networks
Mobile

Ofcom wants to cut spectrum licence fees for networks

The move means mobile phone networks would pay 10 per cent less to the government a year
20 Feb 2015
EE to invest £1.5bn in 4G network expansion to rural areas
Network & Internet

EE to invest £1.5bn in 4G network expansion to rural areas

Mobile operator sets out network investment plans up to 2017
11 Feb 2015
EE charges customer £1,200 for sending emoticon-laden texts
EE store
Mobile

EE charges customer £1,200 for sending emoticon-laden texts

All texts featuring smiley faces were converted to picture messages and charged as such
9 Feb 2015
BT to buy EE: How should CIOs respond?
BT Tower
Network & Internet

BT to buy EE: How should CIOs respond?

BT agrees a £12.5bn deal to buy mobile operator EE, and re-enters the mobile fray
5 Feb 2015
BT agrees to buy EE for £12.5bn
BT
Mobile

BT agrees to buy EE for £12.5bn

BT ends speculation about possible O2 acquisition by confirming plans to buy EE
5 Feb 2015
EE customers to get refunds after VAT mis-calculation
Money
Mobile

EE customers to get refunds after VAT mis-calculation

The company will issue £1m in refunds to a 'small number' of customers
21 Jan 2015
EE, Virgin Media & Vodafone back Net Neutrality push
Net neutrality
Business strategy

EE, Virgin Media & Vodafone back Net Neutrality push

EE, Virgin Media and Vodafone are the latest UK service providers to back Net Neutrality
20 Jan 2015
EE 4G customer base hits 7.7 million subscribers in the UK
EE store
Network & Internet

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

Analyst cites Ofcom's decision to give EE a deployment head start in 2012 as key success driver
9 Jan 2015
National roaming: Operators agree to £5 billion investment
roaming
public sector

National roaming: Operators agree to £5 billion investment

Government plans to tackle mobile not-spots will not involve national roaming, with networks agreeing to extra investment
18 Dec 2014
EE has "worst" customer service record
Mobile

EE has "worst" customer service record

An Ofcom report states, although EE has the most customers, its service leaves a lot to be desired
15 Dec 2014
Orange Wednesdays 2-4-1 cinema deal axed in February 2015
Business strategy

Orange Wednesdays 2-4-1 cinema deal axed in February 2015

EE promises to replace popular two-for-one cinema deal with another "entertainment-based" perk in due course
11 Dec 2014
A third of Three's UK customers use its 4G service
Three
Mobile

A third of Three's UK customers use its 4G service

The company said its speedier service is available to 48 per cent of the UK
5 Dec 2014
EE to extend rural coverage using micro-networks
Rural telecoms
Mobile

EE to extend rural coverage using micro-networks

First pilot rolled out in the Cumbrian village of Sebergham
3 Dec 2014
O2 says Three takeover is 'unlikely'
Mobile

O2 says Three takeover is 'unlikely'

The UK market will most likely remain with four main operators, says O2 CEO
1 Dec 2014
National roaming could delay 4G rollout by years, says EE
4G
Mobile

National roaming could delay 4G rollout by years, says EE

National roaming may stall 4G rollout in the UK, new research from EE suggests
28 Nov 2014
4G speeds double of 3G, says Ofcom
Mobile

4G speeds double of 3G, says Ofcom

Ofcom finds 4G speeds in the UK are twice as fast as 3G, with each network ranked individually
14 Nov 2014