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UK operator EE switches on ‘4G+’ in London with speeds of up to 150Mbps – but not for your iPhone 6

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EE has announced that its 4G users in London are set to get a speed boost from today, following the switching

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Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

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By   9 days ago

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders. The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire

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Sky+ iOS and Android apps now allow you to display photos directly on your TV

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BSkyB has updated its mobile apps today to include a new feature that allows users to view photos stored on their devices directly

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UK’s GCHQ staff would rather quit than be involved in mass surveillance, says its outgoing chief

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The outgoing Director of GCHQ Sir Iain Lobban took the opportunity during his valedictory speech today to reflect on his 31 years as part of

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Singapore’s Infocomm wants to invest in European startups and prepare them for business in Asia

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By   10 days ago

Singapore’s Infocomm Investments is expanding the scope of its $200 million fund to include European startups. Establishing a base in London, the firm will look to co-invest in high

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The BBC debuts Genome, a database covering all Radio Times listings from 1923 to 2009

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The BBC is creating a complete archive of the scheduling for its radio and TV output. The Genome project covers the listings from every

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Tesco Blinkbox customers can now get a digital copy of movies when they buy the disc version in store

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Tesco’s Blinkbox on-demand streaming service has rolled out support for UltraViolet today, which gives shoppers a free digital copy of a movie

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EasyJet’s apps can now scan your passport for faster online check-in

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If you frequently fly across Europe with EasyJet, good news: the popular airline has added passport scanning to its iOS and Android apps. So when you finish a booking

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Clowdy: A professional hub for all content creators, from director to intern

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While services like SoundCloud, Vimeo and YouTube allow content creators to share their work with the world, Clowdy is a relatively new service that aims to provide more of

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UK operator EE switches on ‘4G+’ in London with speeds of up to 150Mbps – but not for your iPhone 6

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EE has announced that its 4G users in London are set to get a speed boost from today, following the switching

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Can a ‘TechNorth’ cluster put the North of England on the technology map?

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By   8 days ago

The UK government is backing a new agency to promote technology companies in a cluster of cities across the North of England. It’s news that will no

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Sky+ iOS and Android apps now allow you to display photos directly on your TV

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By   10 days ago

BSkyB has updated its mobile apps today to include a new feature that allows users to view photos stored on their devices directly

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Rakuten takes another stab at the UK market with rakuten.co.uk e-commerce site

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By   10 days ago

Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce company already known in the UK for play.com and the streaming service Wuaki.tv, has launched a

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UK’s GCHQ staff would rather quit than be involved in mass surveillance, says its outgoing chief

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By   10 days ago

The outgoing Director of GCHQ Sir Iain Lobban took the opportunity during his valedictory speech today to reflect on his 31 years as part of

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BBC will publish list of its articles removed from search results under ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling

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The BBC said today that it will soon begin publishing a public log of articles whose links have been removed from Google and

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Amazon launches ‘Pass My Parcel’ for same-day in-store order collection in the UK

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In a bid to further expand its retail operations, Amazon has today announced that customers in the UK can use a new ‘Pass My Parcel’ same-day collection service for

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Netflix will be offered as part of a subscription bundle with UK telecoms and TV giant BT

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In a move partly designed to cure subscription fatigue, UK telecoms giant BT has revealed it will offer Netflix bundled in alongside its other products. This move was rumored

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Huawei-made Honor 6 goes on sale tomorrow for £250, bringing a (sort of) new brand to Europe

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Honor has announced that its first device to go on sale in the UK will be the Honor 6, priced at just under

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Can a ‘TechNorth’ cluster put the North of England on the technology map?

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By   8 days ago

The UK government is backing a new agency to promote technology companies in a cluster of cities across the North of England. It’s news that will no

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Rakuten takes another stab at the UK market with rakuten.co.uk e-commerce site

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By   10 days ago

Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce company already known in the UK for play.com and the streaming service Wuaki.tv, has launched a

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UK’s GCHQ staff would rather quit than be involved in mass surveillance, says its outgoing chief

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By   10 days ago

The outgoing Director of GCHQ Sir Iain Lobban took the opportunity during his valedictory speech today to reflect on his 31 years as part of

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Singapore’s Infocomm wants to invest in European startups and prepare them for business in Asia

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By   10 days ago

Singapore’s Infocomm Investments is expanding the scope of its $200 million fund to include European startups. Establishing a base in London, the firm will look to co-invest in high

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BBC will publish list of its articles removed from search results under ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling

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The BBC said today that it will soon begin publishing a public log of articles whose links have been removed from Google and

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The BBC debuts Genome, a database covering all Radio Times listings from 1923 to 2009

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The BBC is creating a complete archive of the scheduling for its radio and TV output. The Genome project covers the listings from every

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Can a ‘TechNorth’ cluster put the North of England on the technology map?

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By   8 days ago

The UK government is backing a new agency to promote technology companies in a cluster of cities across the North of England. It’s news that will no

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Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

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By   9 days ago

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders. The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire

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Sky+ iOS and Android apps now allow you to display photos directly on your TV

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By   10 days ago

BSkyB has updated its mobile apps today to include a new feature that allows users to view photos stored on their devices directly

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BBC will publish list of its articles removed from search results under ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling

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The BBC said today that it will soon begin publishing a public log of articles whose links have been removed from Google and

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Tesco Blinkbox customers can now get a digital copy of movies when they buy the disc version in store

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Tesco’s Blinkbox on-demand streaming service has rolled out support for UltraViolet today, which gives shoppers a free digital copy of a movie

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BBC Playlister now lets you add music from TV shows you’re watching on iPlayer

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The BBC has upgraded Playlister, its service for bookmarking and exporting tracks broadcast through its daily programming, to include television shows on the desktop version of BBC iPlayer. So

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Ofcom hands mobile operator Three a £250,000 fine for mishandling customer complaints

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By   23 days ago

Ofcom has given Three, a mobile operator in the UK, a £250,000 fine for mishandling customer complaints. Following an investigation, the regulator found that Three hadn’t handled subscriber criticisms in

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EE enters into TV wars with first set-top box and catch-up streaming service

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UK mobile network operator EE has today launched its own set-top box in a bid to grab a slice of the UK’s

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Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

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By   9 days ago

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders. The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire

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Sky+ iOS and Android apps now allow you to display photos directly on your TV

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By   10 days ago

BSkyB has updated its mobile apps today to include a new feature that allows users to view photos stored on their devices directly

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Singapore’s Infocomm wants to invest in European startups and prepare them for business in Asia

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By   10 days ago

Singapore’s Infocomm Investments is expanding the scope of its $200 million fund to include European startups. Establishing a base in London, the firm will look to co-invest in high

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Amazon launches ‘Pass My Parcel’ for same-day in-store order collection in the UK

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In a bid to further expand its retail operations, Amazon has today announced that customers in the UK can use a new ‘Pass My Parcel’ same-day collection service for

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Death of the bedroom TV: One in three UK kids now has their own tablet

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The UK’s broadcasting and telecoms regulator Ofcom revealed today that children across the UK are now less likely to have a TV in their bedroom than

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Career and job search platform The Muse launches in London

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By   23 days ago

People often say that finding a new job is a full-time job in itself, but with a wealth of different companies, agencies and platforms already focusing on the

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Ofcom hands mobile operator Three a £250,000 fine for mishandling customer complaints

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By   23 days ago

Ofcom has given Three, a mobile operator in the UK, a £250,000 fine for mishandling customer complaints. Following an investigation, the regulator found that Three hadn’t handled subscriber criticisms in

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You can now design and order the updated Moto X using Moto Maker in the UK

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By   28 days ago

We knew it was happening, although not exactly when, but now Motorola fans in the UK can design and order a custom-

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Clowdy: A professional hub for all content creators, from director to intern

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By   1 day ago

While services like SoundCloud, Vimeo and YouTube allow content creators to share their work with the world, Clowdy is a relatively new service that aims to provide more of

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Netflix will be offered as part of a subscription bundle with UK telecoms and TV giant BT

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By   1 day ago

In a move partly designed to cure subscription fatigue, UK telecoms giant BT has revealed it will offer Netflix bundled in alongside its other products. This move was rumored

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UK operator EE switches on ‘4G+’ in London with speeds of up to 150Mbps – but not for your iPhone 6

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By   2 days ago

EE has announced that its 4G users in London are set to get a speed boost from today, following the switching

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Can a ‘TechNorth’ cluster put the North of England on the technology map?

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By   8 days ago

The UK government is backing a new agency to promote technology companies in a cluster of cities across the North of England. It’s news that will no

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Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

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By   9 days ago

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders. The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire

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Sky+ iOS and Android apps now allow you to display photos directly on your TV

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By   10 days ago

BSkyB has updated its mobile apps today to include a new feature that allows users to view photos stored on their devices directly

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BBC will publish list of its articles removed from search results under ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling

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By   14 days ago

The BBC said today that it will soon begin publishing a public log of articles whose links have been removed from Google and

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Amazon launches ‘Pass My Parcel’ for same-day in-store order collection in the UK

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By   17 days ago

In a bid to further expand its retail operations, Amazon has today announced that customers in the UK can use a new ‘Pass My Parcel’ same-day collection service for

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Netflix will be offered as part of a subscription bundle with UK telecoms and TV giant BT

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By   1 day ago

In a move partly designed to cure subscription fatigue, UK telecoms giant BT has revealed it will offer Netflix bundled in alongside its other products. This move was rumored

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Huawei-made Honor 6 goes on sale tomorrow for £250, bringing a (sort of) new brand to Europe

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By   3 days ago

Honor has announced that its first device to go on sale in the UK will be the Honor 6, priced at just under

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Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

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By   9 days ago

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders. The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire

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Uber brings its larger-vehicle UberXL service to the UK

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By   9 days ago

For those moments when a regular car is just a little too small, Uber is launching an ‘UberXL’ option in the UK. These larger vehicles will be

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Sky+ iOS and Android apps now allow you to display photos directly on your TV

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By   10 days ago

BSkyB has updated its mobile apps today to include a new feature that allows users to view photos stored on their devices directly

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UK’s GCHQ staff would rather quit than be involved in mass surveillance, says its outgoing chief

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By   10 days ago

The outgoing Director of GCHQ Sir Iain Lobban took the opportunity during his valedictory speech today to reflect on his 31 years as part of

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Singapore’s Infocomm wants to invest in European startups and prepare them for business in Asia

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By   10 days ago

Singapore’s Infocomm Investments is expanding the scope of its $200 million fund to include European startups. Establishing a base in London, the firm will look to co-invest in high

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The UK will quadruple prison sentences for online abuse, trolls can get up to 2 years in jail

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The issue of online trolling is never too far away from public debate, but the UK government is gearing up to tackle the problem head-on by quadrupling the maximum

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Netflix will be offered as part of a subscription bundle with UK telecoms and TV giant BT

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By   1 day ago

In a move partly designed to cure subscription fatigue, UK telecoms giant BT has revealed it will offer Netflix bundled in alongside its other products. This move was rumored

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Can a ‘TechNorth’ cluster put the North of England on the technology map?

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By   8 days ago

The UK government is backing a new agency to promote technology companies in a cluster of cities across the North of England. It’s news that will no

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Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

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By   9 days ago

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders. The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire

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The UK will quadruple prison sentences for online abuse, trolls can get up to 2 years in jail

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By   12 days ago

The issue of online trolling is never too far away from public debate, but the UK government is gearing up to tackle the problem head-on by quadrupling the maximum

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The BBC debuts Genome, a database covering all Radio Times listings from 1923 to 2009

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By   16 days ago

The BBC is creating a complete archive of the scheduling for its radio and TV output. The Genome project covers the listings from every

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The Next Web is looking for a reporter in Europe – could it be you?

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By   17 days ago

We’re looking for someone to join our team in Europe, helping The Next Web’s readers make sense of the world of technology. Based in

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EasyJet’s apps can now scan your passport for faster online check-in

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By   18 days ago

If you frequently fly across Europe with EasyJet, good news: the popular airline has added passport scanning to its iOS and Android apps. So when you finish a booking

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The UK is using white space spectrum to livestream meerkats, as it prepares for wider use in 2015

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It’s not news that the UK has been looking at the ways in which ‘white space’ technology – gaps in spectrum between existing radio bands – can

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Can a ‘TechNorth’ cluster put the North of England on the technology map?

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By   8 days ago

The UK government is backing a new agency to promote technology companies in a cluster of cities across the North of England. It’s news that will no

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Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

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By   9 days ago

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders. The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire

Read More →

Sky+ iOS and Android apps now allow you to display photos directly on your TV

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By   10 days ago

BSkyB has updated its mobile apps today to include a new feature that allows users to view photos stored on their devices directly

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BBC will publish list of its articles removed from search results under ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling

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By   14 days ago

The BBC said today that it will soon begin publishing a public log of articles whose links have been removed from Google and

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Tesco Blinkbox customers can now get a digital copy of movies when they buy the disc version in store

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By   18 days ago

Tesco’s Blinkbox on-demand streaming service has rolled out support for UltraViolet today, which gives shoppers a free digital copy of a movie

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BBC Playlister now lets you add music from TV shows you’re watching on iPlayer

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By   23 days ago

The BBC has upgraded Playlister, its service for bookmarking and exporting tracks broadcast through its daily programming, to include television shows on the desktop version of BBC iPlayer. So

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Ofcom hands mobile operator Three a £250,000 fine for mishandling customer complaints

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By   23 days ago

Ofcom has given Three, a mobile operator in the UK, a £250,000 fine for mishandling customer complaints. Following an investigation, the regulator found that Three hadn’t handled subscriber criticisms in

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EE enters into TV wars with first set-top box and catch-up streaming service

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By   24 days ago

UK mobile network operator EE has today launched its own set-top box in a bid to grab a slice of the UK’s

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UK operator EE switches on ‘4G+’ in London with speeds of up to 150Mbps – but not for your iPhone 6

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By   2 days ago

EE has announced that its 4G users in London are set to get a speed boost from today, following the switching

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Amazon Fire TV now available in the UK for £79

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By   9 days ago

Amazon has today released its Fire TV streaming device in the UK, following a period of pre-orders. The multi-faceted Web giant revealed it would be bringing the Fire

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Uber brings its larger-vehicle UberXL service to the UK

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By   9 days ago

For those moments when a regular car is just a little too small, Uber is launching an ‘UberXL’ option in the UK. These larger vehicles will be

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Sky+ iOS and Android apps now allow you to display photos directly on your TV

Image 8b1db1d882b6a9a020959480ad71580d

By   10 days ago

BSkyB has updated its mobile apps today to include a new feature that allows users to view photos stored on their devices directly

Read More →

Rakuten takes another stab at the UK market with rakuten.co.uk e-commerce site

Image 479350499-786x305-520x245.jpg

By   10 days ago

Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce company already known in the UK for play.com and the streaming service Wuaki.tv, has launched a

Read More →

The UK will quadruple prison sentences for online abuse, trolls can get up to 2 years in jail

Image court-crop-520x245.jpg

By   12 days ago

The issue of online trolling is never too far away from public debate, but the UK government is gearing up to tackle the problem head-on by quadrupling the maximum

Read More →

BBC will publish list of its articles removed from search results under ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling

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By   14 days ago

The BBC said today that it will soon begin publishing a public log of articles whose links have been removed from Google and

Read More →

The BBC debuts Genome, a database covering all Radio Times listings from 1923 to 2009

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By   16 days ago

The BBC is creating a complete archive of the scheduling for its radio and TV output. The Genome project covers the listings from every

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