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Leased lines explained

A shift towards hybrid working, increased use of digital channels and the rise of new technologies means that businesses rely on the internet now more than ever. A reliable, high-quality connection is a non-negotiable for efficient operations across all industries,...

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FTTP and SOGEA: what businesses need to know

~ How both services will aid the transition to a copper-free network ~ The public switched telephone network (PSTN) switch off is scheduled for 2025, and will mark the end of the copper-based telephone network. In the lead up to the switch off, businesses must...

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Stop Sell Explained

The full fibre rollout is going full steam ahead, with Virgin Media O2 recently announcing that it will deploy full fibre across its network by 2028. We’ve already covered what the switch off of the public switched telephone network (PSTN) will mean for businesses,...

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Vodafone Smart Connectivity

Access to high-speed internet connectivity is crucial for business. And that’s even more important when you’re opening new sites, offices and buildings. Yet getting a fixed line installed can take time, delaying your plans to be fully operational fast. The world of...

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Tech tips for Summer

Tech tips for a safe summer A lot has happened this summer: the football almost came home, the UK enjoyed a whole week of solid sunshine and we’ve proven to have a pretty top-class Olympic swimming team. As we reach the mid-point of the school holidays, there’s still...

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Dreaming of heading abroad? Let’s talk roaming charges

Last month EE, one of the UK’s most popular mobile networks with over 27.5 million subscribers, made headlines after it announced plans to reintroduce Europe roaming charges. Previously, EE had said it had no plans to reintroduce roaming charges in Europe and is the...

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Lets take a trip down memory lane

Let’s take a trip down the mobile memory lane What was your first mobile phone? Our guess is a Nokia 3310, or a 1100. Perhaps even a Motorola Razr, if you’re extra millennial. These devices remind us of simpler times. Batteries lasted for days, customized ring tones...

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Keep your kids e-safe this summer

As the summer holidays approach, a bottle of water, a sunhat and some SPF may seem like all the essentials to keep the family safe this summer. But, with recent research revealing that children have been spending, on average, three hours and 53 minutes a day on...

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It’s time to future proof your business comms

We’ve all heard that the working world will never be as it was pre-pandemic. Remote, flexible and hybrid working are today’s buzzwords, and almost every business has had to think about where its staff will work. During the height of COVID-19, we adapted out of...

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Rugged mobile solutions for modern logistics

Modern logistics cannot thrive without the support of mobile communications. Online grocery orders doubled in number last year, while online shopping sales surged by 129 per cent last spring — with growth yet to slow down. Accuracy and visibility are the core...

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What’s new with Crystaline?

The past year has taught the world something Crystaline values highly: the importance of communication. Whether that’s meant keeping in touch with family, attending a weekly Zoom quiz or shifting to home working, the way we interact with others has taken on a new...

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Get fit for flexible working

With gyms and leisure facilities reopening their doors this week, many of us will be recommencing our fitness regimens. But, as other industries emerge from lockdown, is your business fit for a new way of working? The future of working is flexible. Nationwide, BP and...

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