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Ofcom sends a serious message to telecom providers

Following Ofcom’s announcement that it is fining EE and Virgin Media for overcharging customers, Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “Ofcom is sending a serious message to all telecoms …

Dodgy broadband deters nine million from rural living

Nine million Brits (17%) won’t move to the countryside through fear of being cut off by poor broadband[1] Bad broadband and phone reception are widely considered major drawbacks to rural …

Huawei challenges the status quo with Mate 20

Ru Bhikha, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “The Mate 20 is yet another statement of intent from a manufacturer that has often impressed with its knack for creating powerful and exciting …

Four lenses are better than one for latest Samsung smartphone

Ru Bhikha, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “After the performance of their flagship tracked slightly behind expectations, the Korean manufacturer is doubling down on a bid for growth in the …

End of contract warnings could save broadband users £1 billion a year – but Ofcom set to miss the mark

Forcing providers to tell customers their deals are about to end could see broadband users pocket more than £1bn in annual savings – but timing is key[1] Ofcom currently proposing …

uSwitch comments on Citizens Advice super-complaint to the CMA

Commenting on Citizens Advice lodging a super-complaint with the CMA, Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “Citizens Advice is right to highlight that vulnerable consumers can often end …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom’s calls for greater transparency in the mobile market

Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Ofcom’s call for greater transparency from mobile providers is welcome. As the watchdog points out, millions of customers are currently paying more than …

Flexi tariff mobile contracts risk consumers overpaying on their mobile bills

Commenting on Citizens Advice’s call for providers to stop charging consumers for phones they already own, Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Citizens Advice is right to call for …

Solid improvements rather than Hail Marys as Apple unveils trio of iPhones

Commenting on the launch of the latest handsets in the iPhone range, Ru Bhikha, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Apple has for a couple of years now moved away from …

Dixons Carphone slow to adapt to changing mobile market as unremarkable results are published

Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Dixon Carphone’s modest Q1 results mask an uncomfortable truth that the retailer is having to adapt to a rapidly changing sector. “While new …