EE has announced the UK mobile operator is set to increase 4G coverage to 95% and bring back customer support to within country borders. The company will introduce 600 new positions across the UK and Ireland, which should please customers who both expect and appreciate customer support based in the UK.
The first major update for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge is now rolling out in the UK — and it's a big one.
An over-the-air update going out today brings a number of changes and fixes for British Galaxy S7 owners. The update, which has been appearing in other parts of the world for the past week, has landed this morning on unlocked UK versions of the phones. The new firmware versions —...
If you're a massive fan of TV, EE will have you covered when you're not at home. The UK mobile network has announced Recordings To Go, enabling the company has become the first operator to offer remote viewing of all free to view programming. Those with EE will be able to record programmes to their mobile or tablet for future viewing, or manage set recordings at home from their mobile device.
UK carrier restores service disruption after a power outage.
Update: EE informs us that the issue was caused by a power outage to one of its data centers, and that the problem has now been resolved.
An EE spokesperson said: ""Data services were affected for a small number of customers after one of our data centres experienced a power cut this afternoon caused by a third party. We immediately...
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RootMetrics has published the latest performance rankings for UK's mobile networks, naming EE the fastest operator in the country. EE won at overall performance, network speeds, calls, text, and cellular data. Three came out on top in terms of overall reliability. The company collected data from over 875,000 samples, testing carrier performance during driving, at stationary outdoor locations,...
BT has successfully escaped the gauntlet of regulatory approvals and is now able to complete the company's purchase of EE. Picking up and absorbing the largest UK mobile operator, the £12.5 billion deal is a victory for BT, which has plans to enter the competitive mobile industry once more. 31 million EE customers will be included in the deal, which will put BT in a strong position against the...
BT is set to merge with EE, and the company has just received the green light from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) in the UK. This body has approved the merger, which clears BT's £12.5 billion acquisition of EE to become the UK's largest mobile telecoms company. The CMA found that the merger of the two companies would not result in substantial lessening of competition in the UK.
The UK-based wireless carrier EE has issued a voluntary recall of all of its Power Bar USB batteries. The company says it has received what it calls "a very small number" of reports of the battery overheating which could cause a fire risk, and it has decided to play it safe.
No one likes adverts, but they do help fund various services and online properties (including Mobile Nations!). While many see them as a way to support the content they enjoy, there are times when adverts can be intrusive or downright obstructive, especially on mobile. UK mobile operator EE is stepping in to lend customers a hand.
Mobile network operator EE has announced new international calling packs and add-ons for customers who need to contact those who do not reside in the UK. The operator now offers EE contract and SIM-only plan customers added convenience when making international calls with these new extras.
EE has unveiled a new tablet called the Robin. This new product will enable kids to access content online, utilizing the 4G connectivity. What makes this tablet ideal for younger users is the array of parental controls available to effectively filter and manage exactly what children will be able to see and do on the device. The EE tablet will be priced at £129.99 SIM-free.
EE has announced that it will be accelerating the rollout of its 4G+ network across Europe in an effort to support the latest smartphones, and meet the demand for additional data on the go. The carrier has noticed an increase in video streaming and downloading, and is moving quickly to ensure its users can continue to do all of this without interruption.
EE has identified a small number of incidents where its Power Bar portable chargers have overheated. The company is now recalling a specific batch of Power Bars and is asking consumers to check the model numbers of their chargers.
EE has announced a new Euro Pass for customers who wish to take advantage of unlimited calls, texts and data allowances abroad. From just £3 a day, you'll be able to call and text all your friends while lying on the beach, accompanied by up to 100MB of 4G per day. This new add-on is available in 39 European destinations.
EE has launched a new 4G smartphone, the Rook. What makes this new mobile device special is what's included for the price. For just £39 (£49 for new customers), the Rook provides a 4G experience to those who happen to be on Pay As You Go. Instead of spending hundreds on a new phone, the EE Rook brings together 4G and affordability.
UK mobile operator EE has become the first British network to offer 4G LTE roaming coverage in mainland China.
The carrier's list of 4G roaming countries has not yet been updated to reflect the change, however we've been seeing solid LTE coverage through China Unicom on our EE SIMs in the Beijing area in recent days. Unicom operates FDD-LTE — the flavor of 4G used by most Western networks — on...
UK mobile operator EE's offer to give its customers a free portable smartphone battery charger has proven to be a popular one, with over 1 million requests from customers in just the first four days.
EE launched the offer to give its customers a free 2,600mAh Power Bar battery charger on Thursday, April 16.