Insight

Is the Sky falling down?

By Charlie Knight

  The over-the-top video-on-demand (OTT VOD) market has boomed over the past few years. Many have suggested that these OTT VOD services are having a...

27 November 2014

Beating the business broadband monopoly

By Charlie Knight

  A coalition of some of the biggest names in telecommunications have complained to Ofcom about BT’s ‘monopoly’ over business broadband services. The...

25 November 2014

Can single service providers stand up to ‘the fantastic four’?

By Charlie Knight

  Born in July 2006 from the merger of NTL, Telewest and Virgin Mobile, Virgin Media was the first provider in the UK to offer ‘quad play’ services...

21 November 2014

Does the Internet of Things offer operators a chance to return to the glory days?

By Charlie Knight

  There has been a lot of news recently about operators losing out to OTT services such as WhatsApp, Skype and Facebook. One area that could offer a...

19 November 2014

Client Spotlight: Vodafone

By Charlie Knight

Vodafone have made a number of big announcements in recent weeks, so we have jumped at the chance to take a closer look at one of our key clients. 

17 November 2014

“This is for everyone” – But will the internet stay that way?

By Charlie Knight

  During the opening of the 2012 London Olympic Games, Tim Berners-Lee (the inventor of the World Wide Web) appeared on stage and tweeted the words...

14 November 2014

Is it out of the frying pan and into the fire for telecoms companies?

By Charlie Knight

  According to research and analytics firm Ovum, the telecommunications industry will lose a combined $386 billion between 2012 and 2018 due to more...

12 November 2014

Congratulations to our LinkedIn winner!

By Charlie Knight

  As part of the launch of our revamped LinkedIn page, Vine Resources ran a competition offering a pair of tickets to see England play Slovenia live...

10 November 2014

Payments battlefield heats up but is it all too much for mobile operators?

By Charlie Knight

  Mobile payments is not a new concept to the telecoms community, however the entry of Apple into the arena with ‘Apple Pay’ earlier this year has...

05 November 2014

Apple and Facebook to offer egg freezing for female employees, but are they missing the point?

By Charlie Knight

  BT have recently announced that they have entered exclusive negotiations to acquire EE, the UK’s largest mobile network operator. Subject to...

15 October 2014