UPC Cablecom launches fixed line phone rates via mobile

Liberty Global-owned Swiss cable operator UPC Cablecom has launched its new phone app, giving its fixed phone customers the ability to make landline-rated calls via their mobile phones when they are out and about.  Customers can download the iOS or Android app to their smartphone, register via the My UPC customer portal, and then make […]

Ofcom consults on wholesale broadband price reform

UK regulator Ofcom has opened a consultation on proposals to reform wholesale telephony and broadband charges with the objective of reducing prices paid by end consumers.  Ofcom is proposing revised ‘charge controls’ on some BT Openreach products. According to Ofcom, these controls would reduce wholesale charges, which could be expected to lead to real-terms price […]