Friday, 17 August 2018

We Love Pie!

We Love Pie!

The latest version of the Android operating system was released last Monday, the 6th August, and so we thought we'd bring you all you need to know about it all in one place.

Friday, 16 March 2018

We Win Again!

We Win Again!

Cellular Solutions scoop the double award from O2 for the fourth consecutive year!

Thursday, 08 March 2018

2018 Mobile World Congress

2018 Mobile World Congress

So, the 1st March was the last day of the 2018 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. I thought I would put together a list of highlights and shiny new impressive tech for you to have a look at.

Friday, 26 January 2018

Moving and shaking on the 5G front

Moving and shaking on the 5G front

2018 - A new year and with it comes new tests and trials and tech-news relating to the eagerly anticipated 5G! We thought we would give you a brief rundown of the latest updates.

Friday, 22 December 2017

Are you and your telephone system ready for MiFID II?

Are you and your telephone system ready for MiFID II?

Many businesses in the financial industry will need to start recording and storing phone calls, both landline and mobile, where the call relates to "the reception, transmission and execution of orders, or dealing on own account".

Thursday, 30 November 2017

Did you get snooped?

Did you get snooped?

Google is facing mass legal action over data snooping.

Friday, 13 October 2017

Farewell Windows Mobile

Farewell Windows Mobile

"Of course we'll continue to support the platform.. bug fixes, security updates, etc. But building new features/hw aren't the focus."

Joe Belfiore – twitter – 8.10.2017

Thursday, 17 August 2017

All the 8’s

All the 8’s

Following the release of the Samsung S8 in April this year, and the release of the Nokia 8 today, and the rumours of the iPhone 8 all over the internet, we thought we'd write a piece on all of the 8's and what we know about them.

Friday, 04 August 2017

The 5th G is in sight!

The 5th G is in sight!

With the auction of bandwidth to support 5G services coming up later this year (we hope) we thought we would give you all a bit of information about it.

Friday, 14 July 2017

The BSG have got our backs.

The BSG have got our backs.

With all eyes on Brexit, here is some information about how leaving the EU may affect Business Telecommunications, along with recommendations put to Government by the BSG.

Friday, 30 June 2017

We can help protect you and your business from cyberattacks

We can help protect you and your business from cyberattacks

You may remember a few weeks ago there was quite a big, and kind of alarming, news story about a malicious ransomeware attack which affected a large percentage of the NHS as well as other organisations.

Friday, 02 June 2017

Roam Like at Home

Roam Like at Home

From June the 15th 'Roam like at home' in the EU comes into effect for EU mobile phone users. This means that you can use your mobile tariff's calls and texts allowances like you would in your home country. This is the final step in a process that started over 10 years ago.

Friday, 12 May 2017

Voda Pager Network Closure

Voda Pager Network Closure

Vodafone have made the decision not to sell its pager network after the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced its plans to launch an in-depth investigation into their deal with PageOne.

Friday, 05 May 2017

Protecting our future!

Protecting our future!

The NSPCC and O2 have teamed up and created a whole site of information and videos to help parents and carers protect children online.

Friday, 17 March 2017

Can we help you stay the right side of the law?

Can we help you stay the right side of the law?

With penalties going up for using your mobile whilst driving, the police continue to crack down.

Friday, 10 March 2017

3 is the magic number!

3 is the magic number!

An astounding three years on the trot – Cellular Solutions are awarded both of the prestigious Customer Excellence and Digital Excellence Awards by O2.

Friday, 17 February 2017

O2 Drive – O2’s latest product – for your car?

O2 Drive – O2’s latest product – for your car?

At the beginning of this month O2 launched its brand-new product, and it wasn’t anything to do with mobile phones, well not directly anyway. What is their new product?.... Car Insurance. 

Friday, 03 February 2017

More reasons to go to the pub!

More reasons to go to the pub!

A Norfolk pub becomes the first community hub on Vodafone's new rural programme.

Friday, 13 January 2017

The rise of the Phoenix – Nokia is back!

The rise of the Phoenix – Nokia is back!

Nokia and Android, the perfect partnership

Friday, 25 November 2016

iPhone 6s unexpectedly shuts down? You could get a free battery replacement from Apple

iPhone 6s unexpectedly shuts down? You could get a free battery replacement from Apple

Apple has conceded that certain models of the popular smartphone have issues with batteries and have offered free battery replacements.

Friday, 11 November 2016

Vodafone best in UK for Mobile calls and best network in London

Vodafone best in UK for Mobile calls and best network in London

Tested by one of the world's leading independent mobile network testing companies P3, Vodafone has been announced as having the best performing network in London.

Friday, 30 September 2016

O2 first operator to stock the OnePlus3 Tech’s biggest secret

O2 first operator to stock the OnePlus3 Tech’s biggest secret

Heralded as techs biggest kept secret the One Plus 3 is the next smartphone flagship for discerning business.

Friday, 23 September 2016

Vodafone to block your nuisance calls and becomes the first network to receive anti nuisance call accreditation!

Vodafone to block your nuisance calls and becomes the first network to receive anti nuisance call accreditation!

Vodafone UK has become the first telecommunications company to secure the TPS Assured accreditation after recently announcing they are blocking nuisance call automatically at the network level.

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Apples latest iOS 10 release had been hit with problems

Apples latest iOS 10 release had been hit with problems

The latest iteration of Apples iPhone operating system iOS 10 has had reported issues leading to some users claiming it "bricked" their phone, and advice caution updating.

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Vodafone are to credit all customers affected by the Italy Earthquake

Vodafone are to credit all customers affected by the Italy Earthquake

Our sincerest condolences extend to all who are affected by the Italian earthquakes that shook the nation over the weekend.

Friday, 26 August 2016

URGENT: iPhone Users update your software now.

URGENT: iPhone Users update your software now.

The update fixes a spyware issue that used previously undisclosed weaknesses in the iPhone's software to take complete control of the device with just a tap of a finger.

Friday, 19 August 2016

Delivering the 5G dream

Delivering the 5G dream

Interest in the development of faster and more robust 5G wireless networks is gathering in the approach to 2020.

Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Vodafone to credit UK Customers affected by the Istanbul & Nice attacks

Vodafone to credit UK Customers affected by the Istanbul & Nice attacks

In light of the recent world events Vodafone has expressed condolences and offers credit for all UK customers affected.

Friday, 22 July 2016

Vodafone announce ‘Global First’ as they expand 4G roaming to 101 countries.

Vodafone announce ‘Global First’ as they expand 4G roaming to 101 countries.

With 4G roaming now available in over 100 countries worldwide Vodafone are keeping your Business Ready no matter where you are.

Friday, 15 July 2016

Popping to Rio for the Olympics? Enjoy Double Data in Brazil with O2

Popping to Rio for the Olympics? Enjoy Double Data in Brazil with O2

Join the excitement for the Rio 2016 Olympics with O2 doubling their Worldwide Bolt-On Data allowance.

Friday, 01 July 2016

Vodafone is waiving charges to and from Turkey following terrorist attacks.

Vodafone is waiving charges to and from Turkey following terrorist attacks.

In light of the recent terrorist attack in Istanbul, Vodafone UK is offering customers free communications for all affected customers.

Friday, 10 June 2016

O2 wins “Best Business Network 2016” at the Mobile Industry Awards

O2 wins “Best Business Network 2016” at the Mobile Industry Awards

This week O2 was awarded the prestigious Mobile Industry Awards "Best Business Network" for 2016!

Friday, 20 May 2016

Android users rejoice! Android Pay launches in the UK.

Android users rejoice! Android Pay launches in the UK.

The long awaited contactless payment service has launched a year after it was initially released in the US.

Thursday, 12 May 2016

EU Commission blocks sale of O2 UK to Three’s parent company Hutchingson Whampoa

EU Commission blocks sale of O2 UK to Three’s parent company Hutchingson Whampoa

As predicted by many in the industry, it was formally announced yesterday that Three cannot purchase O2 UK from Telefonica.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

The UK competition watchdog has called for EU regulators to block the proposed Three and O2 merger.

The UK competition watchdog has called for EU regulators to block the proposed Three and O2 merger.

In a damming statement to the European Commission the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) expressed "Serious concerns" about merger.

Thursday, 31 March 2016

Vodafone seals the deal on first connecting marine mammals to the IOT

Vodafone seals the deal on first connecting marine mammals to the IOT

In a world first, Vodafone will being harnessing their technology to assist in the conservation of harbour seals.

Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Vodafone to credit all customers affected by the tragic events in Brussels

Vodafone to credit all customers affected by the tragic events in Brussels

Following the horrific events in Brussels, Belgium Vodafone have published a press release assuring customers that they need not worry about costs at this troubled time.

Wednesday, 16 March 2016

O2 awards Cellular Solutions both the prestigious Customer Excellence and Digital Excellence Awards for 2nd year running.

O2 awards Cellular Solutions both the prestigious Customer Excellence and Digital Excellence Awards for 2nd year running.

Repeating the incredible feat of 2015 Cellular Solutions has retained both of the O2 excellence awards.

Wednesday, 02 March 2016

Smartphones are now the leading source for Malware infections to mobile networks

Smartphones are now the leading source for Malware infections to mobile networks

Taking the lead for the first time from personal computers, smartphones now account for 60% of mobile malware.

Wednesday, 24 February 2016

Ransomware targeted UK Android users in 2015

Ransomware targeted UK Android users in 2015

In a new report by Bitdefender, the proliferation of ransomware into the mobile industry and its associated costs to those affected are highlighted.

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

As 25% of mobile apps are revealed to have security flaws, the importance of MDM solutions has never been higher.

As 25% of mobile apps are revealed to have security flaws, the importance of MDM solutions has never been higher.

Revealed in the 2016 NowSecure Mobile Security Report a quarter of all mobile apps have at least one high-risk security flaw, with business apps three times more likely to leak login credentials than the average app.

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Vodafone survey reveals the rapid adoption and benefits of flexible working

Vodafone survey reveals the rapid adoption and benefits of flexible working

In their report Flexible: Friend or Foe? Businesses from all over the world overwhelmingly believed performance had been enhanced through the adoption of flexible working.

Wednesday, 03 February 2016

Brighton to benefit from multi-million pound network investment by Vodafone

Brighton to benefit from multi-million pound network investment by Vodafone

Despite having already benefited from substantial network investment in recent years, the resulting dramatic shift in consumer data consumption has prompted Vodafone to announce further major investment.

Tuesday, 17 November 2015

Vodafone to credit all customers affected by the tragic events in France.

Vodafone to credit all customers affected by the tragic events in France.

Following the terrible events in France Vodafone released a statement assuring customers they will not face additional phone costs throughout the fraught period.

Tuesday, 10 November 2015

O2 zero rates calls and texts for customers stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh

O2 zero rates calls and texts for customers stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh

Stating simply "We want to help" O2 has announced that they are making all calls and texts from Sharm el-Sheikh back to the UK zero rated.

Friday, 30 October 2015

Set up employee friend and family perks for your business using O2 Business for free.

Thursday, 15 October 2015

Navigating the new Wi-Fi Assist feature on iOS9

Navigating the new Wi-Fi Assist feature on iOS9

With the latest iteration of the Apple software, iOS9 came a feature designed to boost your Wi-Fi through your mobile connectivity. If unchecked, however, could drain your data or even lead to excessive out of bundle data usage charges.

Friday, 09 October 2015

Pub is the Hub and Vodafone launch pilot to save rural pubs.

Pub is the Hub and Vodafone launch pilot to save rural pubs.

Following on from the success of their Rural Open Sure Signal (ROSS) programme Vodafone have partnered with specialist advisors Pub in the Hub to help rejuvenate rural pubs using the same groundbreaking technology.

Friday, 25 September 2015

O2 and NSPCC collaborate to protect children online.

O2 and NSPCC collaborate to protect children online.

In a unique collaboration, the NSPCC and O2 have launched a new online safety helpline aimed in supporting adults in gaining the skills they need to keep children safe online.

Thursday, 17 September 2015

Vodafone to roll out pioneering new WiFi calling, so you can make calls where you’d normally be out of reach.

Vodafone to roll out pioneering new WiFi calling, so you can make calls where you’d normally be out of reach.

Constantly developing technology to minimise signal not-spots Wi-Fi Calling from Vodafone will now seamlessly enable customers to make and receive calls in areas of no signal.

Friday, 11 September 2015

O2 revealed as Ofcom’s main service provider for mobile connectivity.

O2 revealed as Ofcom’s main service provider for mobile connectivity.

Ofcom the independent regulator and competition authority for the UK communications industries has over 95% of their staff contracts with O2.

Friday, 04 September 2015

O2 gives customers a chance to #weartherose and support the England Rugby Team for the World Cup

O2 gives customers a chance to #weartherose and support the England Rugby Team for the World Cup

O2 are giving away 50,000 Official England Rugby shirts worth over £3-million pounds to fans to show the England Rugby Team our support and give them that extra 10% in the match.

Friday, 28 August 2015

O2 adds depth to its network with ‘crystal clear’ HD Voice calling and intelligent networking.

O2 adds depth to its network with ‘crystal clear’ HD Voice calling and intelligent networking.

O2 have been rolling out HD (High Definition) Voice for free to all compatible customers alongside the launch of the UK's first intelligent network upgrade; enabling their network to respond instantly to consumer behaviours.

Friday, 14 August 2015

Vodafone have broken into the consumer broadband market by offering astonishing 76Mbps broadband speeds.

Vodafone have broken into the consumer broadband market by offering astonishing 76Mbps broadband speeds.

Vodafone broke into the consumer broadband market with aplomb not only offering great broadband speeds but launching a market leading innovative device for their users.

Tuesday, 04 August 2015

Cellular Solutions joins elite group in O2’s first annual Direct Partner Network Excellence Awards.

Cellular Solutions joins elite group in O2’s first annual Direct Partner Network Excellence Awards.

O2 Business announced that Cellular Solutions has won both the Customer and Digital Excellence Awards, being one of only eleven partner's country wide to be awarded both the prestigious awards in their first year of running.

Friday, 24 July 2015

Vodafone trials Digital Skills Workshops for SME’s to help them become Ready Businesses.

Vodafone trials Digital Skills Workshops for SME’s to help them become Ready Businesses.

Whilst small to medium enterprises account for 99% of all UK Businesses shockingly 30% were found by the Department for Business Innovation and Skills to still not have an online presence! Vodafone is hoping to combat this with the launch of a trial series of digital skills workshops in London and Leeds.

Friday, 10 July 2015

Vodafone announces Multi Million Pound Network Investment across Swindon & Basingstoke

Vodafone announces Multi Million Pound Network Investment across Swindon & Basingstoke

Vodafone UK has announced a major network investment across Basingstoke and Swindon, bringing stronger indoor and outdoor coverage and mobile internet services across its 3G and 4G networks. The multi-million pound investment across the town will extend 3G and 4G mobile coverage to more than 98% of Swindon and Basingstoke's population.

Thursday, 02 July 2015

Vodafone and O2 to reimburse call costs to and from Tunisia

Vodafone and O2 to reimburse call costs to and from Tunisia

In light of the heart-wrenching events that took place in Tunisia on Friday the 26th June, both our channel partners O2 and Vodafone have pledged to reimburse any additional costs incurred by customers whilst contacting friends or family.

Friday, 26 June 2015

Vodafone UK partner of choice for Energy Networks Association delivery of new 105 national three digit number.

Vodafone UK partner of choice for Energy Networks Association delivery of new 105 national three digit number.

In an announcement earlier this month, Ofcom approved the application for a national three-digit number to be used in emergencies to contact electrical companies.

Thursday, 28 May 2015

Non Geographical Numbers charges are changing from 1st July 2015

Non Geographical Numbers charges are changing from 1st July 2015

The UK telecoms regulator Ofcom has issued new regulations pertaining to the price of calling non-geographic numbers.

Friday, 22 May 2015

The Second Cellular and Land Line Attitudes Research (CaLLAR) Index is Published today.

The Second Cellular and Land Line Attitudes Research (CaLLAR) Index is Published today.

New Research, sponsored by Cellular Solutions, suggests Lessons for Telecoms as the So-Called 'Digital Natives' of Generation Y Come of Age.

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Vodafone connects its 500th community to their ultra fast 4G data service.

Vodafone connects its 500th community to their ultra fast 4G data service.

Vodafone have announced the roll out of 4G coverage of Pontypridd in South Wales, establishing a landmark 500 communities connected to their superfast mobile broadband. This achievement is announced less than three months after the 400th community in Bridgend was celebrated. With this latest success Vodafone are now estimated to offer 4G to 65% of UK premises.

Friday, 24 April 2015

O2 members get 48 hour exclusive access to top Channel 4 Shows before they air!

O2 members get 48 hour exclusive access to top Channel 4 Shows before they air!

Priority moments become just that with in this industry first deal allowing O2 subscribers exclusive access to ten top Channel4 series for a full 48 hours before they air to the general public. Shows will include such favourites as Made In Chelsea, Peep Show, Gadget Man and Fresh Meat.

Monday, 30 March 2015

Vodafone UK to launch WiFi Calling and VoLTE this summer

Vodafone UK to launch WiFi Calling and VoLTE this summer

Vodafone place a £1 billion investment in its UK network and services this year and look to rollout new technologies.

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

The UK Telecommunications industry under intense scrutiny in face of the BT and EE proposed convergence

The UK Telecommunications industry under intense scrutiny in face of the BT and EE proposed convergence

The proposed merger would draw BT from the triple-play market firmly into the Quad play market but questions have been asked however about the impact this would have on service, pricing, consumers and most importantly investment in network infrastructure.

 

Monday, 16 March 2015

Vodafone champions power to working mothers

Vodafone champions power to working mothers

Last week, in time for international women's day, Vodafone announced its ground breaking global maternity policy which saw them hailed as pioneers of new mothers worldwide. The company itself was swift to point out that a solid foundation of pragmatism lay at the bottom of the initiative.

Tuesday, 03 March 2015

Oxford, Norwich and Skegness amongst others now covered by O2 4G

Oxford, Norwich and Skegness amongst others now covered by O2 4G

O2's 4G network now covers 369 towns and cities with 48.2% indoor population coverage and over 59% outdoor population coverage.

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

:-O Shocking bills from emoji with some handsets :’-(

:-O Shocking bills from emoji with some handsets :’-(

Long favoured as a quick and expressive way of communicating, often to amusing effect, many people using have been caught unawares of the potential costs of sending emoji's and emoticons.

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

Northampton, Cambridge, Dundee amongst others now have 4G on O2!

Northampton, Cambridge, Dundee amongst others now have 4G on O2!

O2 extends 4G coverage to Northampton, Cambridge and Dundee amongst others.

O2's 4G network now covers 357 towns and cities and currently has 47% indoor population coverage and over 58% outdoor population coverage.

Monday, 02 February 2015

Leasing your telecoms can help release your capital

Leasing your telecoms can help release your capital

With a record number of start-ups registered in 2014 Luke Johnson, Chairman of the Centre for Entrepreneurs, recently pointed out that, "Starting a business is easier, quicker and cheaper than ever thanks to new technology."

Monday, 19 January 2015

What you need to know to avoid ‘bill shock’ if you’re swapping a sim card

What you need to know to avoid ‘bill shock’ if you’re swapping a sim card

Technology moves fast and updating handsets is an important part of enabling employees to do more and more of what makes your business tick without the need for them to be at a desk.

Thursday, 15 January 2015

After celebrating 30 years since the first phone call, Vodafone review mobiles in business.

After celebrating 30 years since the first phone call, Vodafone review mobiles in business.

When the first mobile phone call was made on New Year’s day 1985 the ‘mobile’ required its own battery pack and corded handset that weighed 5kg and cost the equivalent of £5,000, which was enough to start up a new business at the time! Now however, flexible working means many people are able to run their businesses from smartphones thinner than a pen and costing a fraction of the former price.

Monday, 08 December 2014

Vodafone partners with London North West Healthcare NHS Trust to mobilise district nursing teams

Vodafone partners with London North West Healthcare NHS Trust to mobilise district nursing teams

To create a truly mobile healthcare team, 245 nursing staff have been equipped with mobile devices that will enable greater care for people in the community. Accessing information using Vodafone’s data network, the new system ensures that the most up-to-date patient information is displayed and provides a greater standard of care.

Monday, 01 December 2014

Vodafone Rural Open Sure Signal to provide 3G connection to 100 rural communities

Vodafone Rural Open Sure Signal to provide 3G connection to 100 rural communities

Vodafone has successfully implemented its first Rural Open Sure Signal programme in the idyllic Cotswold town of Minchinhampton in Gloucestershire.

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

Vodafone’s 4G just got better with NowTV added to the entertainment packs.

Vodafone’s 4G just got better with NowTV added to the entertainment packs.

NOW TV Entertainment is joining in with Sky Sports Mobile TV and Spotify Premium in Vodafone’s entertainment options attached to their Red 4G tarriffs, giving anyone who signs up to Vodafone Red 4G access to 13 of the UK’s best paid TV channels as well as a huge catalogue of TV box sets.

Tuesday, 04 November 2014

O2 partnered with Zayo Group to roll out nationwide fibre to support increasing demand for 4G services.

O2 partnered with Zayo Group to roll out nationwide fibre to support increasing demand for 4G services.

As part of their continued investment in their network services O2 have signed a 15 year deal with the Zayo Group to build and manage a fully resistant core fibre network throughout the UK.

Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Vodafone pushes ahead by launching faster 4G connectivity and expands its global reach

Vodafone pushes ahead by launching faster 4G connectivity and expands its global reach

In the first of a series of developments around its 4G services, Vodafone has announced that their customers can now take advantage of the largest ultrafast 4G roaming network. Customers that are on 4G tariffs with compatible devices will be able to experience faster connectivity in 23 countries worldwide, as listed below.

Thursday, 23 October 2014

Just add apps: Turn your smartphone or tablet into a business powerhouse

With the right business apps you can work anywhere, get more done, and make better use of your time. O2 have hand-picked a selection of apps that they think are the very best to help you work smarter and more effectively, with benefits you can see immediately. Here is why O2 thinks they are the best.

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Evernote Premium. Remember everything. Always.

A free year of Evernote Premium with O2
We like to offer our business customers extra value and things that make life easier. So with O2 we're giving all business customers one year's subscription to Evernote Premium for free, if you activate the offer by the 24th October.

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

An O2 Exclusive - The Amazon Fire Phone

An O2 Exclusive - The Amazon Fire Phone

The first handset designed and produced by Amazon with features unlike any other handsets in the market is coming to O2. The Telecomms giant has said that securing the Amazon Fire exclusively is a part of its continued commitment to being the home for connected devices.

Wednesday, 24 September 2014

HD Voice Calls has been launched for all Vodafone Customers with Compatible Devices.

HD Voice Calls has been launched for all Vodafone Customers with Compatible Devices.

‘Exceptionally clear’ phone calls between Vodafone customers are the latest step in Vodafone’s campaign to improve and expand their services across the UK.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Office 365 Your Office Everywhere

Office 365 Your Office Everywhere

Business has evolved and with it your productivity suit.

Friday, 01 August 2014

Vodafone & Chromecast

Vodafone & Chromecast

Vodafone UK is the first UK network to sell Google's Chromecast media-streaming device with a great offer that the Smartphone in the heart of the home.

Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Vodafone tackles Rural “Not Spots”

Vodafone tackles Rural “Not Spots”

Vodafone is launching a national campaign to tackle rural areas of poor signal known as “not spots” in a bid to provide long awaited network services to up to one million people.

Monday, 07 July 2014

O2’s 4G Network is live in Northern Ireland

O2’s 4G Network is live in Northern Ireland

Superfast mobile connectivity is now available in Belfast and Lisburn after a £15Million investment.

Friday, 27 June 2014

4G: The frontier for collaboration and productivity.

4G: The frontier for collaboration and productivity.

4G has expanded the horizons of workforces everywhere; enabling the discovery of new and dynamic ways of working that are more effective, responsive and collaborative, wherever your colleagues may be.

Thursday, 12 June 2014

Vodafone 4G Rolls out to another five towns.

Vodafone 4G Rolls out to another five towns.

Now, if your phone is 4G enabled, that little 4G symbol should be showing up more when you are out and about.

Thursday, 05 June 2014

O2 Rescheduled – Boostbox Maintenance

O2 Rescheduled – Boostbox Maintenance

We recently communicated the need to perform planned maintenance on the Boostbox service due to the planned migration of O2’s Broadband services to their new infrastructure.

Tuesday, 03 June 2014

O2 Boostbox Planned Maintenance

O2 Boostbox Planned Maintenance

O2 are currently migrating their broadband to a new infrastructure which will affect customers using their Boostbox service.

Monday, 02 June 2014

Vodafone 4G Rolls out to 18 further towns.

Vodafone 4G Rolls out to 18 further towns.

As Vodafone roll out their 4G coverage you may have noticed a little 4G symbol pop up on your phone.

Wednesday, 07 May 2014

Eurotunnel to mark its 20th Anniversary with a tech upgrade

Eurotunnel to mark its 20th Anniversary with a tech upgrade

Eurotunnel has successfully completed a project to install British mobile telephone systems inside the North Running Tunnel in time for the 20th anniversary of its completion.

With an estimated 20milion people travelling through the Channel Tunnel a year, up to 75 metres below sea level, the provisioning of mobile services was an exceptional undertaking. Following collaboration from Vodafone, O2 and EE and equipment from Alcatel-Lucent, the fibre optic system for 2G and 3G telephone services enables passengers to use the internet and make calls whilst in transit from the 6th of May. Not content with 3G, the British telecom’s providers are looking to also roll out 4G in the near future.