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Digital Britain blueprint undervalues mobile

The UK government’s blueprint, Digital Britain, was published yesterday to a chorus of criticism, particularly regarding its lack of foresight on the role of mobile.

UKs 2.6 GHz spectrum auction postponed again

The saga of the UK’s 2.6Ghz spectrum auction continues, Rethink Wireless reported. The sale was originally supposed to take place in late 2007.

Ofcom rules out formal UK review

Dow Jones Newswires reports that UK regulator Ofcom ruled out the need for a formal review of the country’s highly competitive mobile industry at the moment, but will press ahead with a review into the price mobile companies can charge each other to connect calls (mobile termination rates) on their network from 2011.

Ofcom speeds up mobile transfers

The Guardian reports that UK mobile phone users will no longer have to call up their provider if they want to move their phone number to another network, local regulator Ofcom proposed today

Ofcom: UK comms spend riding the recession

A new report by UK regulator Ofcom has revealed that consumer spending on communications services such as mobile is proving resilient in the recession.