Tag Archives: Network

Nokia mulls new phone strategy

Nokia Lumia 900 Nokia, having jumped from the self-declared burning platform of Symbian, landed in the Microsoft camp with Windows Phone. However, thus far, the brainchild OS of Redmond has failed to make much.. more
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O2 to compensate customers for outage

o2 O2 said it was going to look at making it up to customers for last week’s loss of service, and the company has stayed true to its word. Not that it.. more
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Vodafone and Three network share in Ireland

o2 Vodafone and Three are set to share network infrastructure in Ireland, with the two operators establishing a 50-50 joint venture firm to manage the scheme. Network sharing is certainly becoming a.. more
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O2 service fully restored

O2 has ironed out the major gremlin which caused havoc on its network, starting Wednesday lunchtime and continuing throughout yesterday. As we reported yesterday, when the fault first manifested at 1:30pm on Wednesday, all services went down for some customers (hundreds and thousands of them)... more
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O2 outage continues, but 2G restored

O2 has been in some serious bother since yesterday saw an outage hit hundreds of thousands of its 23 million customers in the UK. The gremlins struck at 1:30pm yesterday, when a fault developed with one of O2’s network systems, and a pretty serious one.. more
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Vodafone and O2 to share networks

There’s been a major move in the mobile network operator world this week, with Vodafone and O2 announcing that they will share their network infrastructure. Before customers of said operators start getting too excited, this doesn’t mean that you’ll be able to roam onto the.. more
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97% of Three’s traffic is data

Three has been spilling stats about its network usage and it turns out that the company has a very high rate of surfing usage as opposed to voice calls. In fact, 97% of the traffic which whizzes across Three’s infrastructure is data, showing an avid.. more
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Scientists turn LED light bulb into 800mbps wireless network

Scientists have managed to turn plain LED light bulbs into functioning wireless internet networks, armed with only a few extra components. Thanks to what they call visible light communication (VLC), researchers at Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications in Berlin have constructed 800 mbps WLAN networks that.. more
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T-Mobile data thieves fined £74,000

Two ex-staff of T-Mobile who stole and sold on customer data a few years back have been fined £73,700 at Chester Crown Court. David Turley and Darren Hames pleaded guilty to committing offences against Section 55 of the Data Protection Act last year. The pair’s.. more
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O2 customers in London suffer outage

O2 has hit problems again with network gremlins chewing at its wires and generally hurling spanners into the works. This morning a network outage struck customers in East London and surrounding areas at just before 10am. O2 wrote on its service status website: “We’ve got.. more
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