Tag: o2

  • Tech: Apple iPhone 3Gs in the UK

    Well, the Apple iPhone 3GS (3G Speed) has been announced on at the Apple WWDC (Worldwide Developer Conference) and thanks to O2 on Twitter, here’s the key points for UK people wanting the iPhone: The 3GS be available on the O2 Mobile Phone Network in the UK on the 19th of June The 16Gb version […]

  • Personal: Internet problems, multiple issues on multiple providers!

    Ooh, what fun I’ve just had with 3 different internet connections (Enta.net, “3” and O2 on the iPhone) trying to resolve a one second accidental click I made! This is a bit of a rant, but does show a few problems with the way user interfaces, websites and customer services work.

  • Call costs to 056 VoIP numbers

    I’m just relooking at the various Voice Over IP (VoIP) services on offer and I’ve found quite a number offering 056 numbers. Telephone numbers starting 056 are officially classed by Ofcom as “Location Independent Electronic Communications Service” (in the Ofcom National Telephone Numbering Plan) and have been allocated by Ofcom since September 2004 (so they […]

  • Techy: Mobile Phone Coverage Maps

    Thinking about a recent comment I made on Utterly Boring, I thought I’d list the major UK mobile telephone (cell phone) providers coverage maps so if anybody is looking at purchasing a new mobile phone, they can see how good the signal receiption is in their area: O2 (formerly BT Cellnet). Owned by Telefonica. Also […]