February 29, 2024
Live Better Connected: Beyond Gigabytes - Shining a Light on the True Value of Telecoms with Telecoms Expert Matt Howett from Assembly Research
Have you ever wondered about the true value of mobile connectivity in our lives? In this episode we chat with Matt Howett, CEO of Assembly Research, to discuss his most recent report uncovering the real value of mobile connectivity.
February 27, 2024
Vodafone Successfully Switches Off 3G Across The UK
Vodafone switches off its 3G network to repurpose the radio frequencies to strengthen the networks 4G and 5G services.
February 26, 2024
Beyond The Buzz: How Connectivity Thrives In Untamed Places
Forget bustling cities and crowded towns. Imagine vast landscapes, untouched by human hands, where nature reigns supreme. Why do we still need connectivity in unpopulated areas.
February 26, 2024
EE Closes The Curtain On Its 3G Network
BT/EE announces that it has shut off its 3G network bringing an end to its use of the technology after 20 years.
February 23, 2024
SRN Update: DSIT Response To NAO Report
DSIT provides a response to the NAOs report examining the progress of the Shared Rural Network.
February 20, 2024
SRN Update: EE Delivers Coverage Boost To North Yorkshire
EE announces that it has upgraded or built more than 40 masts in North Yorkshire in the last two years as part of the Shared Rural Network, providing a boost to coverage in the county.
February 19, 2024
Live Better Connected Podcast: Why Is 5G Technology A Gamechanger For UK Ports?
In the next iteration of the Live Better Connected podast series, Gareth speaks with Ericsson and BT about how they helped the Port Of Tyne to fulfill its ambition to become a smart 5G port.
February 14, 2024
SRN Update: Vodafone Provides An Insight Into The Challenges Of Rolling Out Improved 4G Signal As Part Of The Shared Rural Network
Placing a new mobile mast is never a simple task. It can take months – even years – of planning and work. Read Vodafone's insight into the rollout of the SRN.
February 13, 2024
SRN Update: Virgin Media O2 Delivers Its 100th Shared Rural Network Site
Virgin Media O2 has hit a major milestone after it rolled out reliable 4G coverage across 100 rural sites as part of its commitment to the £1bn Shared Rural Network programme
February 12, 2024
STOP! THINK FRAUD: UK Government launches a brand-new campaign against fraud
Fraud is the most common crime in the UK, accounting for almost 40% of all crime in England and Wales. In just one year, 1 in 17 adults in England and Wales were victims of fraud (that’s almost 3 million people).
February 6, 2024
Safer Internet Day: How to Keep Our Kids Safe in the Digital World?
Today marks Safer Internet Day, an annual celebration aimed at raising awareness of the importance of having a safer and better internet for everyone, especially children and young people.
February 2, 2024
New Report Reveals Local Authority Connectivity Priorities For 2024 And Reveals Continuing Lack 5G Prioritisation
A new report, published by FarrPoint, looks into the digital connectivities of councils across the UK. The report finds awaress of switch off strategies is high but finds a lack of prioritisation for 5G. Read more here.
January 29, 2024
The 3G Switch Off: What Does It Mean ?
UK mobile network operators are switching off their 3G UK networks as part of a broader strategy to enhance and future-proof mobile services across the UK. Read here for more information.
January 22, 2024
Live Better Connected Podcast: How Can We Narrow The Digital Divide?
In the next episode to the Live Better Connected podcast we are thrilled to speak with Helen Milner OBE, the Chief Executive of Good Things Foundation, where we discuss digital exclusion and collaboration with mobile companies to mitigate its impact.
January 17, 2024
Big Energy Saving Week 2024: How 5G Will Supercharge Utilities And Energy
During Big Energy Saving Week we showcase the power of 5G to power the energy grids of the future and to reduce usage and emissions.
January 16, 2024
SRN Update: EE Completes First Stage Of Shared Rural Network
EE completes first stage of its committments of the Shared Rural Network expanding its coverage by a further 10,000km, equivalent to 26 times greater than the Isle of Wight.
January 8, 2024
SRN Programme Update
Progress on the Shared Rural Network continues across all elements of the programme.
December 22, 2023
Merry Christmas And A Happy New Year
ishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all of us at Mobile UK.
December 20, 2023
Live Better Connected Podcast: Looking back on 2023 & Bloopers
As 2023 draws to a close we decided to take a look back at our Live Better Podcast and the fascinating and interested guests we met. And as its Christmas we have also included some bloopers for your enjoyment.