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30 November 2016 | Latest News
sky mobile plan details revealed

Sky TV customers will get unlimited calls and texts, but the rest of us must pay to talk and text.

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plusnet mobile launching end of november

Plusnet become a quad-play provider, selling 4G SIM plans to all from the end of November.

virgin mobile launch 4g sims

Virgin Mobile launch 4G service with a range of SIMs and free use of two instant messenger apps.

Provider Reviews
simple, honest, mobile from yorkshire: plusnet mobile reviewed

Plusnet are now quad-play, offering SIM-only mobile plans as well as their famous broadband.

mobile network review: are virgin mobile any good?

Our detailed guide to the UK's second biggest virtual mobile operator, Virgin Mobile.

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Product Guides
how effective is parental control software?

We asked Will Gardner of Childnet how effective parental control software really is for ensuring child safety online.

Consumer Rights
mobile phone security: how safe is your phone?

Learn how to stay safe using a mobile phone with this in-depth guide covering privacy and theft, malware and scams, parental controls and protection for kids.

can i unlock my phone?

Unlocking a mobile phone can save, or make, users a lot of money. We look at how to do it.

has tethering replaced the dongle?

Tethering means just one data plan and no extra devices to carry around. Is this the end for mobile broadband through USB stick?