Latest Ofcom Stories
- with Qualified White Space Database under UK Ofcom Pilot - TOKYO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Successfully deployed a 3.7 km link between two locations,
The authority approved an application by mobile phone operator Everything Everywhere, which plans to use existing 1800 MHz spectrum - space used for legacy 2G technologies - to deliver 4G services.
Ofcom, the independent regulator and competition authority of the UK communications industries, has stated that it will hold an auction for next-generation 4G networks to its UK operators.
According to a new study, the average Brit now sends as many as 50 texts each week, more than double what they sent 4 years ago. All told, they sent more than 150 billion text messages in 2011.
The upcoming 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games are expected to require up to 20,000 separate wireless frequency assignments, nearly doubling the number assigned the previous year, according to various media reports.
Despite watching more TV than ever before, young teenagers between the ages of 12 and 15 say for the first time they would miss their mobile and Internet gadgets more than TV.
Ofcom, a UK government telecoms watchdog, reports that one in three adults in the UK now use smartphones.
CAMBRIDGE, England, March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- http://Broadbandgenie.co.uk has joined communications regulator Ofcom in condemning the use of the word 'unlimited' when selling broadband and mobile phone tariffs that are anything but. Confused consumers have received huge bills, leading to anger and mistrust of broadband and phone suppliers.
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