By: Next Communications July 01, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Samsung, Uncategorized

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini has been announced! It follows on from the Galaxy S4 Mini and S3 Mini and is a compact version of Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone. The Galaxy S5 Mini delivers powerful performance, and has inherited  from its big brother the same dedicated fitness tools and enhanced...

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By: Next Communications June 25, 2014 In: EE, Industry News, Uncategorized

Everything Everywhere (EE) has announced live trials of placing voice calls over a WiFi connection as part of a £275 million investment. If successful, the service will allow subscribers to use their phones for voice calling over a WiFi connection in areas where previously there would not have been any...

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By: Next Communications June 24, 2014 In: Industry News, Uncategorized

The European Commission (EC) has announced that as part of its drive to eliminate roaming fees, the cost of using your mobile phone abroad is going to drop by 50% from 1st July. New limits will be imposed on mobile providers which will cap the maximum price of calls,...

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By: Next Communications June 20, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Networks, Uncategorized, Vodafone

As of the 21st July, Vodafone Pay As You Go customers will be able to activate the EuroTraveller service. For £2 per day, EuroTraveller lets you use your UK minutes, texts and 100MB of data when travelling in Europe. You can also continue to use your chosen Vodafone Freebee...

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By: Next Communications June 18, 2014 In: Blackberry, Industry News, Uncategorized

BlackBerry has entered into a licensing agreement with Amazon to bring more than 200,000 Android apps to the BlackBerry 10 operating system when version 10.3 of the platform is released this Autumn. The move allows Blackberry to add a vast array of consumer-focused apps to its devices. Customers will...

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By: Next Communications June 17, 2014 In: Industry News, Tablets, Uncategorized

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab S, Samsung’s thinnest and lightest tablet to date. This Super AMOLED tablet combines the most advanced display technology with a full range of premium content for an unrivaled entertainment experience. The Galaxy Tab S is also powered with enhanced productivity features for effortless...

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By: Next Communications June 14, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Networks, Uncategorized, Vodafone

Vodafone has confirmed that Basingstoke, Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Reading and Southampton are the next towns and cities that will receive 4G high-speed service in time for the summer. In other news Vodafone is also adding 6 months of Netflix access to its Red 4G plan, meaning anyone signing up to a Red...

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By: Next Communications June 05, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Networks, Next News, Uncategorized

Three UK’s Feel At Home package lets you use your allowance to call and text the UK and use your data without paying a penny. From July 1st can use Feel At Home in five new destinations – France, Switzerland, Israel, Finland and Norway. This brings the Feel At...

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By: Next Communications June 03, 2014 In: Apple, Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Tablets, Uncategorized

This week saw Apple’s annual WorldWide Developer Conference (WWDC) where OS X 10.10 (“Yosemite”) and iOS 8 were announced as well as a new gaming platform for iOS, a health monitoring platform, home automation platform and more. iOS 8 includes a number of new features and refinements rather than any major break...

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By: Next Communications May 28, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Nokia, Uncategorized

The new Lumia 630 will launch in the UK tomorrow (May 29th) and will be the first device to ship with Windows Phone 8.1 as the standard operating software. The 630 features a 4.5-inch ClearBlack IPS LCD screen with 854x480px resolution, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. There’s also...

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