Tag Archives: 4G rollout

Vodafone 4G Ready R212 Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot

Now that Vodafone has started its 4G rollout, one of the best ways to take advantage of the new service is through their 4G ready R212 Wi-Fi hotspot. This pocket-sized device is ideal if you’re often on the move as it allows you to connect to the internet with multiple devices using high speed mobile … Read More

Why MPs Should Consider 4G for Rural Areas

The government’s plans to roll out fibre optic broadband in rural areas received a huge blow last week as the Commons Public Accounts Committee condemned them as poorly managed, and a rip-off for the tax payer. Chairwoman of the PAC Margaret Hodge described the project, in which BT have been awarded contracts to provide super-fast … Read More

4G spectrum switchover finishes five months early

Large swathes of the UK have now been provided with 4G coverage after frequencies previously used for analogue TV were cleared, zdnet.com reports. The work, which is set to be signed off today (Wednesday), has been delivered some five months ahead of schedule. This means that users may now be able to use the superfast … Read More

NFU encourages government to speed up 4G rollout

The National Farmers’ Union (NFU) is calling on the government to streamline the planning process for new telecoms infrastructure in a bid to boost rural business. Reported by farminguk.com, the NFU has written to the Communities & Local Government and Culture, Media and Sport departments asking for changes to 4G roll-out planning rules in order to … Read More

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Was The UK 4G Auction A Success?

4G auction disappointing as Ofcom gets estimate wrong The recent 4G auction raised £2.34 billion from five different major telecom operators. While these figures may sound astronomically high, they are actually 33% less than what was expected. This has left George Osbourne and his team rather red in the face as he used the original … Read More