By: Next Communications May 12, 2016 In: Mobile Networks, Uncategorized, Vodafone

Are you off on holiday this summer? If you’re travelling outside Europe, you could be facing some pretty hefty roaming charges. Vodafone WorldTraveller can massively reduce your bill while you’re abroad, particularly if you’re a heavy user of your phone. Vodafone WorldTraveller allows you to use you UK minutes,...

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By: Next Communications February 17, 2016 In: Industry News, Mobile Networks, Uncategorized, Vodafone

Vodafone WorldTraveller gives you the freedom to take your UK minutes, texts and data with you anywhere in Vodafone’s WorldTraveller Zone. You’ll be charged £5 per day (midnight to 11.59pm in the local time in the capital of the country you’re visiting). You’ll also only be charged on the days...

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By: Next Communications September 16, 2015 In: Industry News, Mobile Networks, Uncategorized, Vodafone

Vodafone has confirmed that is introducing Wi-Fi Calling for their Vodafone Red, Red Value and Red+ customers, so you can make phone calls whilst connected to any Wi-Fi network, meaning you will be able to make and receive calls in area where it has previously been unable to obtain...

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By: Next Communications July 24, 2015 In: EE, Industry News, Mobile Networks, O2, Uncategorized, Vodafone

OFCOM’s ruling for the billing of “non-geographic” numbers came into effect from 1st July in the UK. It is now free to call 0800 numbers from mobiles, and calling 087, 084 and 09 numbers will carry a set charge, making it easier for consumers to calculate the cost of...

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By: Next Communications May 01, 2015 In: Industry News, Mobile Networks, Uncategorized

Carphone Warehouse has confirmed plans to launch its own mobile network in the UK next month called iD. The service will run on the Three network, and will offer differentiating data roaming plans, in the same way that Three does. iD will allow customers to get access to their...

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By: Next Communications March 20, 2015 In: Android, EE, Industry News, Mobile Handsets, Mobile Networks, O2, Samsung, Uncategorized, Vodafone

Samsung has announced that the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge will be available to pre-order through selected retailers and carriers today (March 20th). Three, O2, Vodafone and EE will all be taking pre-orders for the duo of phones, as well as Carphone Warehouse and Samsung.com. Both the Galaxy S6 and...

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By: Next Communications January 23, 2015 In: Industry News, Mobile Networks, O2, Uncategorized

O2 is currently owned by the Spanish Telefónica. An announcement is expected on Friday morning as to whether the deal with Three and O2 will go ahead. This move would mean the number of mobile network owners in the UK will fall from four to three. It will also...

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By: Next Communications December 08, 2014 In: Industry News, Mobile Networks, Uncategorized

Ofcom has launched an online tool to let you check the broadband, mobile, television and radio coverage of any postcode across the UK. For fixed broadband, the tool shows upload and download speeds; for mobile networks (2G/3G/4G) it shows an overview of all networks’ coverage, as well as allowing...

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By: Next Communications December 04, 2014 In: EE, Industry News, Mobile Networks, Uncategorized

EE has announced its commitment to provide more than 1500 rural communities with 3G and 4G service by the end of 2017 through the deployment of a network of micro antennas. The technology, that does not require the installation of physical cables or large masts, will utilise small mobile...

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By: Next Communications October 30, 2014 In: EE, Industry News, Mobile Networks, Uncategorized

EE has announced that its 4G users in London will get a speed boost from today following the switching on of its 4G+ network. The roll out of its LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) network will offer speeds of up to 150Mbps – more than double that of EE’s “double speed” 4G...

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