Ofcom


Ofcom Slams Carriers for Misleading "Unlimited" Plans on Text, Broadband, and Calls

Ofcom Slams Carriers for Misleading "Unlimited" Plans on Text, Broadband, and Calls

Wants carriers to call plans what they really are...

Mar 21 2011, 10:33am CDT

Ofcom to Look at TV White Spaces

Ofcom has pledged that it will investigate potential customer uses for unoccupied radio waves between TV stations known as whit...

Nov 18 2009, 5:58am CST

Ofcom Survey Finds Data Speeds Lacking

We have all been bothered at one point or another by the fact that we never seem to get the sort of speeds that our ISP promise...

Jul 29 2009, 6:45am CDT

Ofcom Reveals 3G Coverage Maps

Ofcom Reveals 3G Coverage Maps

The UK regulatory agency Ofcom has released maps detailing the 3G coverage for the UK. The maps show that users traveling anywh...

Jul 8 2009, 6:57am CDT

Three New Freeview HD Channels Confirmed by Ofcom

Ofcom confirms that three new Freeview HD channels will be offered by the end of 2009. The BBC, ITV, and Channel 4 will each be...

Oct 17 2008, 6:31am CDT

Ofcom Looks to Water and Electric Pipes for Fast Web Access

Ofcom Looks to Water and Electric Pipes for Fast Web Access

Ofcom has an idea for wiring the UK with super-fast fibre Internet access over the coming years. It is looking to electricity a...

Apr 16 2008, 11:46am CDT

Ofcom Announces 4 HD Freeview Channels

Ofcom Announces 4 HD Freeview Channels

Ofcom announced today that it would be launching four new HD channels in the UK. The four new channels are set to be available...

Apr 3 2008, 12:03pm CDT

Ofcom Approves Mobile Phone use in UK Aircraft

Ofcom Approves Mobile Phone use in UK Aircraft

For the millions of people that fly every year one of the biggest problems is not being able to use your mobile phone while in...

Mar 26 2008, 11:56am CDT

Ofcom lowers landline-to-cell charges

Ofcom lowers landline-to-cell charges

UK callers may begin seeing a reduction in their phone bills this year, after Ofcom imposed limits on the amount that mobile ph...

Mar 29 2007, 12:00am CDT