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Phones4U investigated by watchdog

The UK communications watchdog has opened an investigation into high street retailer Phones4U. Ofcom said it has received a large number of complaints from consumers, covering a range of issues including allegations of mis-selling. It is understood that the British retailer is under fire over claims that its staff misrepresented mobile phone tariff terms and [...]

Is there room for WiMAX in the UK?

Is there room for WiMAX?

The UK broadband market is crowded and highly competitive, but the WiMAX players remain undaunted.

O2 shakes up postpay tariffs, iPhoners win big

O2 UK announced a shake up of its postpay consumer and small business tariffs on Tuesday, more than doubling the amount of minutes and texts included in the iPhone bundles. The three current tariffs for iPhone will be overhauled from February 1 and will affect both new and existing iPhone owners. Customers on a £35 [...]

Orange UK hires three more Virgin execs

Tom Alexander, the founder and former head of Virgin Mobile, who joined Orange in October, has hired three of his former colleagues, to help turn France Telecom’s UK business around. Alexander, who officially became chief executive of Orange at the start of this year, is to be joined by Andrew Ralston, Gerry McQuade and Steven [...]

3 UK goes radio ga ga

UK 3G operator 3 reckons it’s come up with a novel music service in the shape of its Non Stop Music offering, launched on Thursday. The service gives customers unlimited access to eight genre-based music streams, ranging from ‘dance’ to ‘classic’ at a price of £0.49 for 24 hours. But we can’t help but think [...]

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