Vodafone to switch off UK 3G network by end of 2023
Change will force hundreds of thousands of older people and those in rural areas to upgrade mobiles
Mark Sweney Media business correspondent
25, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM
Telstra admits low mobile speeds on regional 4G phones ‘typical’
Expert says telco’s minimum speed of 2Mbps is like ‘selling someone a Ferrari and then telling them they’re not allowed to get out of first gear’
Natasha May and Gabrielle Chan
08, Oct, 2021 @7:00 PM
Telstra ramps up 5G in regional Australia despite Covid conspiracy theories and protests
Telco says 75% of population now able to access new technology and most regional communities welcome extra coverage
28, Jun, 2021 @8:18 AM
Teachers hand deliver lessons to Aboriginal students lacking internet access
Fewer than three out of 15 families in NSW far west have broadband, making digital classrooms unviable
23, Apr, 2020 @5:30 PM
5G in Australia: getting up to speed with the future of mobile
As the super-fast network is rolled out across the country, we look at how much it will cost, when you can get it and what it means for the NBN – and your health
27, Jul, 2019 @10:00 PM
What is 5G and when can I get it in the UK?
All you need to know about the next generation mobile phone network
25, May, 2019 @6:00 AM
EE and Vodafone drop Huawei phones from 5G network launch
EE is to be first next-generation mobile network in UK, going live in six cities on 30 May
Mark Sweney and Samuel Gibbs
22, May, 2019 @6:09 PM
5G signal could jam satellites that help with weather forecasting
New mobile system to be launched this year ‘will put lives at risk’
04, May, 2019 @1:59 PM
Faster speeds and holograms: what to expect from the new 5G network
The new technology, being tested in Salford, is the network of the future. But what practical uses will it offer?
28, Oct, 2018 @3:00 PM
How can I get faster broadband in a rural area?
Broadband is slow on June’s farm and BT wants £16,000 to install something faster. What are the options?
31, May, 2018 @9:49 AM
Can I give up my landline and use 4G broadband?
Paul gave up his broadband contract when he went travelling. Having survived using mobile, he wonders if he could do without a landline altogether
21, Sep, 2017 @10:00 AM
4G mobile: UK urban areas with best and worst coverage revealed
London ranks 16th out of 20 big cities and towns, with coverage and download speeds varying wildly, says Which?
03, May, 2017 @6:33 AM
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