Swiftly dubbed ‘the Tory tourist tax,’ the Department of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport has drawn up draft legislation that would enable mobile operators to charge roaming fees for calls and data inside the EU, should the UK leave ...Read More
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More bad news has emerged after The Nikkei Asian Review cited sources claiming Apple is to cut the global production of iPhones by 10% for the first quarter of the year. Sources told the paper that Apple had contacted its suppliers in late ...Read More
Samsung has announced plans to boost its digital assistant, Bixby, into all aspects of its technology as it earmarks $22 billion to spend on artificial intelligence by 2020. At the Las Vegas shindig CES 2019, Samsung said that Bixby will be...Read More
Share prices across the world’s stock markets have fallen after Apple released poor trading figures and announced a sharp drop in US factory orders leading to fears of a global economic slowdown. Following Apple’s first revenue warning ...Read More
Following recent studies, the UK’s telecoms watchdog Ofcom has speculated whether we are seeing the end of the use of phone numbers. According to their figures the UK made a total of 103 billion minutes on the landline in 2012 but just si...Read More
As Chinese tech giant Huawei prepares to bring Google’s latest mobile operating system Pie to its range of phones, the UK’s Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson expressed ‘grave concerns’ over Huawei’s involvement in the mobile net...Read More
Following complaints by Citizen’s Advice, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has issued an urgent call for action against mobile providers who, they say, penalise loyal customers. In its investigation the watchdog said tha...Read More
It is now common knowledge that sales of iPhone have slowed down and with Apple’s stock price falling, some commentators have gleefully revelled in their difficulties. Many accused Apple of outright greed – in effect strategizing h...Read More
Qualcomm, the world’s largest mobile chipmaker has declared it is taking on Apple and Intel with its processors that will power 5G and 4G phones as well as laptops. Qualcomm made the declaration at its tech summit held in Hawaii last wee...Read More
While smartphone companies are busy hitching their wagon to the 5G smartphone future, Samsung has stolen a march on their competitors with its announcement that it will introduce a 5G device early in the first half of 2019. In particular, S...Read More