Ahead of Vodafone's faster 4G roll out, EE has switched on its improved 4G network in central London.
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Virgin Media has extended its Wi-Fi network to 20 more London Underground stations and released the prices some commuters will pay when the service stops being free early next year.
4G is finally here, but how good is it? And does it vary depending on where exactly you are? I took to the London Underground to map out some average download and upload speeds around London, to see how EE's 4G fares.
After more than 200,000 hours of testing, Cisco is helping launch the network infrastructure for the 2012 London Olympics, which kick off on Friday.
Key spots in the West End now come with free, ad-supported O2 Wi-Fi, shortly before the Olympics opening ceremony on Friday
Virgin Media has expanded the reach of its London Underground Wi-Fi network to 41 stations
Back in April, I looked at the issues surrounding network infrastructure ahead of the Olympic Games and all the pressure they will bring to corporations in and around London in particular.A response from fellow blogger J Watson pointed out that he has personally witnessed network traffic in large corporations increase by as much as 50-100% during an event like the Olympics.
BT is to add 25,000 extra hotspots to its Wi-Fi network ahead of the London 2012 Olympics.The telco plans to have 500,000 hotspots up and running in time for the Games, which kick off on 27 July.
UK cloud services provider Six Degrees Group acquires Datahop, giving it a high-speed fiberoptic network connecting datacenters in London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Paris.
O2's 4G network trial in London has achieved download speeds of up to 150Mbps and low latency rates using the 2.6GHz range of spectrum, the company has said.
Google has upgraded its Maps service to include live information about disruptions to the London Underground network in order to try and help the 31 million expected visitors to the city avoid trouble spots and delays in the capital during the Olympics this summer.
The company that operates London Overground has signed a deal with Wi-Fi provider The Cloud, but it will be an entirely separate network from Virgin Media's Tube system
Transport for London is nearing the end of its tender process for deploying Wi-Fi to a network of underground tube stations.The scheme is scheduled to be ready and active ahead of the beginning of the Olympics in summer 2012 and will include 120 locations.
Amazon Web Services has brought its Direct Connect technology to the UK, which allows customers to establish a dedicated network connection between their datacentre and the local Amazon Web Services facility.The announcement, made on Wednesday, means UK customers can connect to Amazon Web Services' EU West (Ireland) region via the Telecity Sovereign House datacentre in London at guaranteed port speeds of 1Gbps or 10Gbps.
The telecoms company is gearing up to launch an ad-funded Wi-Fi network for visitors and residents ahead of the Olympics Games later in 2012
One thousand users and John Lewis to act as LTE guinea pigs...
Organisers of the 2012 London Olympics are testing BT's cloud-based voice network for the event, the telco said on Wednesday.BT said it has delivered the network, based on Cisco hosted unified communications technology, to connect 25 Olympic venues.
Tumblr might be the biggest social network you've never heard of. You might well have come across Tumblr in the wake of the London riots, as it was used for a popular blog showcasing images of rioters amusingly-photoshopped to show them clutching stuffed toys or wearing Justin Bieber T shirts.
The ISP is considering offering people in London free access to a network of Wi-Fi hotspots in an attempt to keep up with competitors' bundled offerings
O2's mobile network is down in parts of South East England for the second time this week, the company has said.The operator's data services suffered a three-hour outage in parts of the region on Tuesday, but on Friday morning O2 said voice, SMS and data facilities were unavailable to some customers in parts of London, Kent and East Sussex.
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