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EE and Three agree to share infrastructure and costs to boost UK 4G LTE

The rollout of 4G in the UK was slow to get started and has been a slow process ever since. All of the major UK carriers now at least have some 4G LTE coverage, albeit most are limited. However, EE and three, the UK’s largest and smallest networks, respectively, have agreed to share 4G infrastructure and costs to boost LTE speeds and availability in the…

EE and Vodafone announce voice, 3G and 4G services in Channel Tunnel

Passengers on the Eurostar service between England and France will soon be able to use their mobile phones under the sea after UK mobile networks EE and Vodafone signed a 10-year deal to offer mobile services in the Channel Tunnel. Customers of EE and Vodafone will have access to voice and 3G services in the North Tunnel from March with 4G services…

EE signs up two million new UK 4G users, twice their target for 2013

The UK was slow to get on board with 4G LTE technologies, our first 4G network launching in late 2012, but it seems the population is keen to take advantage of the new, faster data services. EE, the first carrier in the UK to offer 4G LTE, has announced that it currently has 2 million subscribers on its ’4GEE’ network. The company revealed that it had a…

AT&T and EE announce deal to offer 4G data roaming in the UK

We’re fast moving towards a more globalized future. When it comes to products, food and other industries, it’s here already. But with mobile telecommunications, it’s lagging behind. Roaming charges have been the bane of the traveller’s life for years. And, although it’s still not cheap to travel outside the States, data speeds aren’t exactly speedy when…

EE lighting up 4G in 29 new locations by Christmas

It seems like ages since EE first launched its 4G LTE network in the UK, and yet, it’s only been just over a year since its “Superfast” speeds were made available in the first handful of cities. From today, it’s available in another 10 cities, bringing the total so far to 141. A “superfast” roll-out, I’m sure you’ll agree. 4G from EE launching today…

iPhone 5s and 5c will support all four UK 4G carriers

If you head on over to the new iPhone section of the Apple site online, you’ll notice that the network compatibility page shows an extra carrier in the UK list. While the iPhone 5 only supported EE’s 4G bands, the 5s and 5c both show that they also support Vodafone’s. And while this information is true, it’s also missing two other network operators: O2 and…

EE doubling 4G LTE speeds in the UK from tomorrow, July 4th

Just 10 months after launching 4G LTE for the first time in Britain, EE will be offering double the speed in a total of 12 cities from tomorrow, July 4. If you’re an EE customer and living in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Derby, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Nottingham or Sheffield, your theoretical maximum speed will hit the…