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Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) lifted off from Cape Canaveral
London satellite operator Inmarsat launch third rocket

Nick Hill

A rocket has been launched by London-based satellite operator Inmarsat to significantly expand its £1bn next-generation, telecommunications network. The company’s third Global Xpress satellite, which was launched from Kazakhstan, will be…

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IT issues holding back the contact centre industry


New research from the UK's leading contact centre magazine Call Centre Helper, run in partnership with NewVoiceMedia, reveals that nearly half of industry professionals (44%) name ‘IT issues’ as a…

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Ofcom launches Mobile Coverage Checker

True Telecom

Last week communications regulator Ofcom launched a brand new online tool to allow people to check their operator’s mobile phone coverage. Ofcom’s Mobile Coverage Checker offers a simple solution for consumers and businesses…

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NewVoiceMedia wins Product of the Year Award


NewVoiceMedia, a leading global provider of cloud technology which helps businesses sell more, serve better and grow faster, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named its…

One North Bank, Sheffield.
XLN doubles Sheffield office space after year of growth

Nick Hill

A fast-growing telecoms business has already doubled its Sheffield office space, just 10 months after moving in. XLN, the essential services provider to small business, took 14,000 sq ft on a…

The Yacht Concierge Partners With RoamingExpert


The Yacht Concierge, the world’s largest marine concierge specialist is collaborating with Lancashire firm RoamingExpert to create a pioneering communications solution for the marine industry.   The Yacht Concierge (TYC) and…

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Facial recognition: Necessary security or violation of privacy?

Sonia Blizzard

With recent examples, such as the police tweeting a picture of Michael Macintyre taken from one of their surveillance drones in London, there is no surprise that the general public…

Twitter users chat privately without feeling tongue-tied

Ruth Minto

By Simon Frank, Webhelp Solutions Consultant at Webhelp UK Twitter has recently announced that its users will be able to chat away with larger DMs.  The popular microblogging platform has now lifted…

Kevin Almond (3rd from left) and the Pivotal Networks team
Cramlington company unveils trio of key appointments while MD steps down

Ellen Forster

Pivotal Networks, the sister company of cloud infrastructure specialists SITS Group, has announced a number of staff changes within the business following strong growth over the last 12 months. Pivotal Networks…

Converged telecommunications and SMES – ten steps to success
Converged telecommunications and SMES –ten steps to success


Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) face a myriad of challenges in today’s economic climate. Not least the need to grow, the move to agile working and the ever-increasing demands of…

Paul Gower of Finance Yorkshire and Oliver Bryssau and Henri Wust of Origin Broadband.
Young entrepreneurs use £350k investment to rattle telecoms market

Nick Hill

Two young entrepreneurs, who met at University, are hoping to launch their business in the premier league of UK telecoms companies, following an investment from Finance Yorkshire. Oliver Bryssau and Henri…

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True Telecom launches a range of 4G SIM

True Telecom

True Telecom, the UK’s most rapidly expanding telecoms company, has launched a range of 4G SIM Only plans, designed to add SIMplicity for customers deciding on their mobile tariffs. Available immediately…