Business intelligence for SMEs on the UK’s digital economy. There is plenty of business intelligence on the UK’s digital economy if you spend time researching facts and figures using the Internet. But, to get it right, you also need to know where to look and to use authoritative, trusted sources for your information. This E […]
Ofcom, the UK Communication Regulator has today published the seventh International Communications Market Report into the global communications market. It examines take-up, availability, price and use of broadband, landline telephone, mobiles, TV, radio and postal services. The report reveals that the global communications sector revenues (telecoms, TV, post and radio sectors) grew in 2011 by […]
Taught Masters students from Manchester University’s School of Computer Science are undertaking research on the role of consumer trust marks in Internet shopping. We’d like to hear your views on how important and relevant trust marks are in your online shopping experience. The survey will take no longer than a few minutes and is anonymous. […]
Statistics from the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) reveal that the organisations handled 2,764 cyber squatting cases in 2011 covering 4,781 domain names, an increase of 2.5 per cent and 9.4 per cent over those reported in 2010 and 2009. WIPO found in favour of 88 per cent of those who raised a grievance. Why […]
Ofcom today published its latest complaints data revealing the most complained about major telecoms providers between October and December 2011.Ofcom today published its latest complaints data revealing the most complained about major telecoms providers between October and December 2011.
The quarterly report aims to provide useful information for consumers, and also to incentivise telecoms providers to…
Here are all the latest facts and figures about communications in the UK today* Internet Number of fixed residential broadband connections in the UK 18.4 million (Q3 2011) Proportion of adults with broadband in the UK (fixed + mobile) 76% (Q4 2011) Proportion of adults with mobile broadband in the UK 14% (Q4 2011) What […]
A new online survey conducted by the website ParentPort reveals that, of those parents surveyed whose children watch films at home, 40% had allowed their children to watch a film classified above their age.
A new online survey conducted by the website ParentPort reveals that, of those parents surveyed whose children watch films at home,…
The Office for National Statistics has released the 2010 annual survey into e-commerce and ICT activity. The survey measures the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) by non-financial businesses with 10 or more employment. The largest businesses continued to lead the way in the adoption of new technology. However, smaller businesses were closing the gap with […]