INCA calls High Court ruling against full-fibre advertising standards disappointing

INCA calls for Government and Ofcom support to reduce fibre advertising confusion to ensure customers are fully informed London, UK, April, 17, 2019 – The High Court ruling against CityFibre in the challenge to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) over fibre advertising is a disappointment to operators building full fibre networks, the Independent Network Co-operative Association (INCA) has said. The ruling, delivered on Monday, dismissed CityFibre’s request for a Judicial Review of ASA’s decision that fixed line hybrid fibre connections containing copper, which are therefore slower, can be advertised as…

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John Lewis: Cheapest retailer for Smartphones

A study carried out by Minderest, the price intelligence firm, shows that John Lewis, the British giant, and Amazon, are the most competitive retailers when buying a mobile phone. A sample of 133 mobile phones in stock in Amazon UK and Google Shopping were analysed on 12th of April, simulating what a consumer would find looking for an online mobile phone. The sellers captured via Google Shopping with the most offers were: John Lewis, Currys, Debenhams Plus, Very, Laptops Direct, AO, Argos, BT Shop, Ebuyer, LambdaTek, Egenisys, Buyur, More Computers,…

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Wireless Broadband Alliance and Mettis Aerospace Announce World’s First Wi-Fi 6 Industrial Enterprise & IoT Trial

Wi-Fi 6 trial to demonstrate the delivery of transformation for Industry 4.0 London, 17 April 2019: The Wireless Broadband Alliance, a leading organization in support of the adoption of next generation Wi-Fi services across the Wi-Fi ecosystem, has announced the world’s first Wi-Fi 6 Industrial Enterprise and IoT trial, as part of its ongoing Wi-Fi 6 program. Mettis Aerospace, a designer and manufacturer of precision-forged, machined and sub-assembled components, primarily for the aerospace and defense industry, will work with WBA members to test several use cases* on a Wi-Fi 6…

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