O2 fined by Ofcom
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 22 March 2019 12:04

O2 fined by Ofcom


Did not provide accurate and complete answers

Mobile operator O2 has been fined £75,000 by telcom watchdog Ofcom for “failing to provide accurate and complete answers” to the regulator.

UK watchdog growls at airtime packages
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 26 September 2018 11:44

UK watchdog growls at airtime packages


Status quo means you can end up paying after contract expiry

UK telecom watchdog, Ofcom has growled at telco's for setting up rather nasty contracts which people continue to pay long after they have expired.

One in three net users attempt digital detox
Published in News
Thursday, 04 August 2016 15:40

One in three net users attempt digital detox

Hey you, get off of our cloud

A report by British regulator Ofcom said the time people are on the internet has increased so much that one in three adults in the UK are consciously giving up their reliance on gadgets.

Christmas slows down your Wi-fi
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 14:18

Christmas slows down your Wi-fi


Bah-humbug


Living proof that Christmas is bad for you – an Ofcom report is blaming Christmas lights as cause for poor wi-fi reception.

Brits prefer smartphones
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 06 August 2015 11:12

Brits prefer smartphones


Overtaken laptops

The British regulator Ofcom has said that smartphones have overtaken laptops as the preferred way for Britons to go online.

Regulator jumps on BT's pricing
Published in News
Friday, 12 June 2015 12:52

Regulator jumps on BT's pricing


British business lines too pricy

Britain's telecoms regulator Ofcom has come up with a method of controlling the prices BT can charge for some of its high-speed business lines.

Wednesday, 27 June 2012 10:40

Ofcom backs Big Content

y exclamation

ISPs have to grass up their customers