Jul 30, 2019
Telecommunications provider O2 has announced plans to turn on its 5G network this coming October.
Jul 25, 2019
Popular service provider, Virgin Media has pledged that they will be set to offer internet downloads speeds of at least 1 Gbps by the end of 2021.
Sep 25, 2018
The West Midlands has been chosen to be the UK’s first test area of the high-speed mobile internet, 5G ahead of a national roll out. The 5G internet connection is expected to revolutionise healthcare and public transport, and areas including Birmingham, Coventry and Wolverhampton will receive up to £75m worth of public investment to develop the internet coverage.
Sep 18, 2018
On the 1 September 2018, wholesale call rates on traditional ISDN networks increased, encouraging many businesses to move to VoIP systems. These price rises are only just the beginning as BT will also be phasing out and closing their PSTN and ISDN networks by 2025.
Jul 23, 2018
The Government has said that full-fibre broadband should be fitted as standard in new homes, as part of the new national telecoms strategy that is being drawn up by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Support (DCMS).
Apr 13, 2018
Popular British rail operator, Great Western Railway recently reported that data hackers successfully breached a small percentage of their users. Around 1,000 passenger details were exposed in the hack, forcing the rail service to reset all of their user’s accounts.
Mar 22, 2018
We recently received information on the latest cyber security threat as well as some handy recommendations to help ensure your systems are protected.
Mar 15, 2018
Mobile networks are investigating a 4G network flaw that has been allowing hackers to make fake calls and send fake messages. The flaw has been enabling hackers to hijack a phone number and make fake calls to banks and family members with a number of the caller’s choosing which could in turn end up with a serious personal detail breach.
Feb 01, 2018
As technology becomes outdated and outmoded, it is oft discontinued, and the ISDN lines which power many office phones are no exception. BT has historically confirmed that ISDN lines will be phased out and has now published the technical details for their plans to stop selling phone lines from 2020. Their forthcoming Single Order Generic Ethernet Access (SOGEA) product will see a naked VSDL service rolled-out allowing standalone superfast ‘fibre broadband’ without the use of a phone or voice s...
Dec 28, 2017
Some quirky engineers at a small UK based company recently conducted an experiment for a bit of fun but the outcome was something pretty spectacular.