Tag Archives: mobile

McAfee: Why it’s time to up your mobile security

Despite the vast majority of people now only at least one mobile device, the need to keep our smartphones or other mobiles secured often falls by the wayside. Mobile security threats continue to grow as hackers look to target the often-porous Android ecosystem, but IoT-connected devices are also becoming an …

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Mobile malware attacks double in 2018

In an increasingly mobile world, cybercriminals have become aware of the vast amounts of data stored on users’ smartphones which is why the number of attacks using malicious mobile software have nearly doubled in just a year according to new research from Kaspersky Lab. Last year there were 116.5m attacks …

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2019 Mobile Power 50 – Nominations set to close today

Part of the Mobile Industry Awards 2019 powered by TechRadar Pro, the Mobile Power 50 highlights the most important and influential figures in the UK mobile industry during the past year.  Nominations for the 2019 Mobile Power 50 are set to close TODAY at 5pm GMT – so it’s time …

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Virgin Mobile sees modest increases as MVNO migration continues

Virgin Media increased its UK and Ireland mobile customer base from 3.05 million to 3.12 million in 2018, with 17,000 new users added in Q4. The number of postpaid net additions during the same period was 51,000. The UK’s largest MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) now has 2.74 million contract …

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5G will account for a fifth of UK mobile data traffic by 2022

More than a quarter (28.6 per cent) all mobile traffic within the UK will be transmitted via a 5G network by 2022, according to Cisco’s latest Mobile Visual Networking Index (VNI). This proportion is more than European rivals like France and Germany, and second only to the US. EE, Three …

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2019 Mobile Power 50 – Nominations closing soon

Part of the Mobile Industry Awards 2019 powered by TechRadar Pro, the Mobile Power 50 highlights the most important and influential figures in the UK mobile industry during the past year.  Nominations for the 2019 Mobile Power 50 are closing on Monday 25th February at 5pm GMT – so it’s …

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