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Thursday, April 6th 2017

Under a new plan, UK's telecoms regulator, Ofcom, will allow customers to use repeaters to boost or retransmit mobile signals indoors, to help increase coverage. Presently, it's unlawful to, without approval of a mobile operator, to use these devices, as it.......

Saturday, April 1st 2017

Ofcom, the telecoms regulator of UK, has told BT Openrerach to cut charges it puts on rivals such as Sky and TalkTalk. The watchdog said Openreach, which maintains the broadband network of UK, should charge £52.77 per year for a standard line into a household, fro.......

Monday, March 27th 2017

Ofcom has slapped a fine of £42 million on BT Group for the failure of its Openreach arm to compensate other telecoms providers for delays in installation of the 'Ethernet' services. The regulator found in its investigation that BT misused terms of it.......

Thursday, March 23rd 2017

The telecoms regulator Ofcom has slapped on BT-owned Plusnet, a fine of £880,000 for overcharging customers after they have cancelled their broadband and phone services. Following investigations, the telecoms watchdog found Plusnet had broken a fundamental billing.......

Wednesday, March 22nd 2017

Three UK, a prominent mobile operator, has confirmed of a customer data breach. A fault with the operator's online account management system led to a "small number" of their costumes viewing the account details of other customers, that included past bills, cal.......

Thursday, March 9th 2017

BT has stated that its Chairman Sir Mike Rake will be replaced by Jan du Plessis, who will join the Board on 1st June as a non executive director and with effect from 1at November will become Chairman. Jan du Plessis has held a number of other se.......

Wednesday, January 18th 2017

The UK telecoms regulator, Ofcom, has slapped a fine of £2.7 million on EE, the giant mobile network operator of UK, for overcharging some 40,000 of its customers. They were discovered to have overcharged for calls to their own customer service number '150'. Subscribers while roaming within.......

Wednesday, December 7th 2016

The telecom regulator Ofcom has given a number of suggestions to enable broadband providers to get access to the ducts and poles belonging to BT Openreach. The regulator has suggested tweaks to the proposals to make it easier for rival communications services providers .......

Thursday, December 1st 2016

Virgin Media has revealed a new set-top TV box supporting 4K video and allowing the recording of more programmes simultaneously than before, similar to the Sky-Q function. The TiVo V6 box also gives a revamp to Virgin TV Anywhere. A new Telly Tablet has als.......

Wednesday, November 30th 2016

As the telecom regulator Ofcom sees BT has not eased its competition concerns, it has ordered BT to legally separate from its infrastructure subsidy, Openreach. In July this year, Ofcom said BT must give Openreach more independence and investment powers, and be run as a distinct, legally separate.......


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