Monthly Archives: June 2016

June 27, 2016

Brexit: mixed reaction from industry

The news that the UK is to leave the EU has been met with a mixed reaction from the mobile phone industry. The vote on 23 June gave the Leave campaign a majority win of 51.9% over the Remain campaign. … Read more >

June 21, 2016

Could Brexit harm telecoms operators and customers?

The impending referendum has raised a lot of questions about the effect that Brexit could have on the telecoms industry. The report from the Economist Intelligence Unit has not painted a rosy picture for the industry, with concerns regarding revenue, … Read more >

June 15, 2016

Brits paying £800m in extra phone charges

Research has shown that more than a quarter of mobile phone users are paying an additional £40 a year in fees. The most common reason for these extra charges is users exceeding their smartphone data limits. This means that in … Read more >

June 13, 2016

Consumers need 5GB of data to follow their team to Euro 2016 final

It has been estimated that a football fan following a team to the final of this year’s Euro 2016 competition will be using around 5GB of data. This is if the fan is using his or her mobile phone or … Read more >

June 8, 2016

EE aces it again in Ofcom performance tests

EE has been named the top performer after Ofcom carried out a series of tests in London in March. Mobile broadband speeds were tested by the regulator in a number of tests carried out over five days. EE was named … Read more >

June 7, 2016

EE launches Extra+ plans for business travellers

EE has announced the arrival of a new series of business tariffs that are designed for SMEs that want to promote their business in other countries. The EE Business Extra+ plan allows for an unlimited number of calls and texts … Read more >