Phone boxes across the UK are being turned into free 1Gbps Wi-Fi hotspots and charging stations

Abandoned phone boxes scattered around London and other major UK cities are being transformed into Wi-Fi hotspots offering free calls and digital services. BT has partnered with Intersection and Primesight to launch LinkUK, following the launch of LinkNYC in New York in January 2016. As part of the scheme, existing phone boxes are being turned into “sleek, ultramodern kiosks” – called InLinks – across the capital and new kiosks are being installed in areas where phone boxes have been removed. The partnership was unveiled in October and now the first…

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University of Surrey leads multi-billion pound race to deliver 5G phone technology

The University of Surrey is at the centre of a multi-billion pound research race to find a phone network which will deliver Internet speeds 100 times quicker than the fastest current services. The campus university’s 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) is working with telecoms giants and other companies to discover the “fifth generation” of wireless technology and usher in the “Internet of Things”, when smartphones are capable of operating home appliances and controlling driverless cars. The introduction of 5G technology could happen as early as 2018 and would offer mobile Internet…

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Amazon Stops Selling Fire Phone

Is this the end for Amazon’s Fire Phone? Two weeks after the company reportedly axed “dozens” of engineers at its Lab126 hardware division, the Fire Phone product page lists all Fire Phone models as “currently unavailable.” “We don’t know when or if this item will be back in stock,” the website said of the 32GB and 64GB AT&T versions. The same note can be seen on the listing for the 32GB unlocked version. Amazon did not immediately respond to PCMag’s request for comment, but a spokesperson confirmed to GeekWire that…

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Nokia will hold a mystery VIP event in Los Angeles on July 28, could be related to HERE Maps

If you consider yourself an avid fan of mobile gadgets and technology, but are completely oblivious as to why Nokia is still loved by many despite the fact that it’s basically out of the market, then you should certainly re-evaluate the claims that you’re an industry enthusiast. Either you hated or loved it, Nokia was the driving of the mobile industry for a long time, but sadly, due to one reason or another, it was forced out of the market it partially created. It’s quite easy to see why the…

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How to recover data from Android phone

The most common problem in the digital world is losing important files and data from your electronic gadgets. To solve this problem for all Android users Coolmuster Lab.Fone for Android is there. You can recover deleted files from your Android phone. It can recover from both internal and external memory of your android device. Various types of files can be recovered using this tool android data recovery. The files include images, music, videos, contacts, messages and many more. It has the ability to restore data from your SIM card also like…

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