Phone, mobile & broadband

Mobile banking frees up a day per year

Thursday, 05 June 2014 | News

Using mobile apps saves bank customers 96 million hours and 24 million miles of travelling every year - that's 24 hours and 73 miles each.

Ofcom looks to lower cost of mobile phone calls

Wednesday, 04 June 2014 | News

The cost of mobile phone calls between different networks is set to fall further under new proposals announced by regulator Ofcom.

Are you still paying for a phone you already own?

Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | News

More than nine million Brits could be forking out for mobile phone handsets they have already paid for by not switching tariffs at the end of their contract.

Tesco smartphones available by end of 2014

Tuesday, 06 May 2014 | News

Tesco is to introduce its first own-brand smartphone by the end of the year, its chief executive has announced.

New Paym mobile banking service goes live

Tuesday, 29 April 2014 | News

Paym - the new mobile payments service - launches today, allowing millions of high street banking customers to send and receive payments quickly, using just a mobile phone number.

TSB abolishes 0845 numbers

Saturday, 26 April 2014 | News

TSB has become the first national bank to replace 0845 numbers with local rate 0345 numbers instead.

Wales and Essex have worst streets for broadband speed

Thursday, 24 April 2014 | News

A street in Wales and another in Essex have been named the slowest in the UK for broadband, according to a new survey.

Roaming charges to be scrapped in Europe

Friday, 04 April 2014 | News

The European Parliament has voted to end roaming charges for mobile phone users across the continent.

New mobile bank transfer service to launch

Wednesday, 02 April 2014 | News

A new mobile payment service will launch on Tuesday 29 April, allowing bank customers to send and receive payments quickly using just their mobile phone number.

Government to crackdown on nuisance calls

Monday, 31 March 2014 | News

Companies that bombard households with unwanted calls are facing a tough crackdown under plans unveiled by the government.