Tag Archives: mobile

TPO @tpomobile @thepeoplesoperator the UK mobile network that gives you £5 cashback and 10% to charity

TPO the @tpomobile @thepeoplesoperator MVNO UK mobile network that gives 10% to charity and runs over the EE network

Wikipedia’s founder thinks that The People’s Operator (TPO), a British mobile-phone company, both makes business sense and can raise a lot of money for good causes. On January 20th, at DLD, a technology conference in Munich, Mr Wales said that he would join TPO as its co-chairman.

amazing @giffgaff mobile phone web control panel features for #pokemongo

amazing @giffgaff mobile phone web control panel lets you

  • change your number (one off)
  • disable all incoming and outgoing calls

perfect if you want to switch your SIM to data only so your kids can use it to play pokemon go and not make or receive any calls

Is 2000 min & 9G data for £18 #TGTBT ? YES they will disconnect you when tethering

Is the LycaMobile 2000 min & 9G data for £18 offer too good to be true ? Unfortunately YES they will disconnect you when tethering !

http://www.lycamobile.co.uk/en/uk15plan

…Lycamobile reserves the right to withdraw or suspend the offer or to disconnect you if we suspect that offer is being used for commercial purposes, for conferencing, or if it is not being used in a handset (in a SIM box for example), if it is being used for tethering…

If you are not tethering then you may want to buy it !

https://account.lycamobile.co.uk/getsim/simwithplan.aspx?lang=EN&BundleCode=811744

For PAYG deals that DO allow tethering check out

http://kenstechtips.com/index.php/tethering-on-uk-networks

https://www.cable.co.uk/guides/whats-the-best-network-for-tethering/

https://blogs.which.co.uk/technology/phone-networks/best-mobile-network-for-tethering/

UK Telephone Number Charges gotchas

UK Telephone Number Charges gotchas

Normal (!) and included in any landline or mobile inclusive mins

  • 01 typ 5p/min
  • 02 typ 5p/min

Supposed to be included in any landline or mobile inclusive mins

  • 03 typ 5p/min

Supposed to be free

  • 080 typ 0p/min

Obsolete

  • 05 was 0p/min
  • 084 was 5p/min
  • 087 was 20p/min

Mobile normally included in mobile inclusive mins

  • 07[4-9] typ 25p/min

Expensive (so try and avoid)

  • 07[0-3] typ £1/min
  • 09 typ £5/min

three launch 4G Super-Voice VoLTE in UK

three launch 4G Super-Voice VoLTE in UK

you can buy a new VoLTE phone

http://www.three.co.uk/Discover/network/4G-Supervoice

install an app on certain LG and SONY androids

http://support.three.co.uk/SRVS/CGI-BIN/WEBISAPI.DLL?Command=New,Kb=Mobile,Ts=Mobile,T=Article,varset_cat=internetapps,varset_subcat=3585,Case=ext%28EM73515%29

or use VOIP over WiFi instead with three in touch

http://www.three.co.uk/Discover/Three_inTouch