Monthly Archives: May 2017

May 22, 2017

Ofcom proposes plan to switch operators by text

Under a new plan proposed by Ofcom, mobile phone users will have the ability to change operators by texting the provider that they wish to leave. Ofcom noted that about 38% of consumers currently experience at least one major difficulty … Read more >

May 15, 2017

Businesses hampered by poor mobile coverage

According to a survey of over 1,400 mostly small businesses by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), more than 70% have “not spots” that experience intermittent or absent mobile Internet availability near their locations, thereby “hobbling productivity.” The survey found … Read more >

May 8, 2017

EE launches free roaming in 47 countries

UK mobile operator EE has announced that it will eliminate roaming charges in 47 countries from 15th June. Both pay-monthly and pay-as-you-go customers will be able to make calls, send texts and use their data plans as if they were … Read more >

May 3, 2017

Apple patent reveals plans for wireless charging

iPhone users may no longer have to untangle bunches of cable to recharge their mobile devices if Apple’s latest plan to use data connections for long-distance charging comes to fruition. There have been rumours in the past that Apple was … Read more >