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Wednesday 23 September 2009
ITV's regional news services could be losing as much as £64m a year by 2012 as competition from digital rivals renders current business models unsustainable, the media watchdog said yesterday.
Saturday 19 September 2009
Broadcasting giant BSkyB yesterday hit back at Ofcom's proposals to regulate the pay-TV market, calling the intervention "extreme and unprecedented".
Wednesday 16 September 2009
Mobile service providers could face fines under new rules designed to prevent mis-selling which come into force today.
Wednesday 16 September 2009
BT is set to offer customers more competitive fixed-line telephone deals after Ofcom relaxed its pricing rules citing the rise in competition.
Tuesday 18 August 2009
Friday 31 July 2009
Rules on local media ownership could be relaxed to help news providers struggling with the recession under proposals published today by Ofcom.
Thursday 16 July 2009
Teletext's news and information service is to come to an end in January next year - two years ahead of schedule - the service's owner said today.
Thursday 09 July 2009
People living in large parts of the country cannot access 3G, new maps released by the telecoms regulator Ofcom show.
Wednesday 08 July 2009
3G, the service which enables users to have simultaneous access to speech, internet and email on their mobile phones, is inaccessible across large parts of the UK, according to new maps released by the telecoms regulator Ofcom.
Monday 06 July 2009
Jonathan Ross did not breach broadcasting rules when he suggested that parents should put their sons up for adoption if they wanted a Hannah Montana MP3 player, industry watchdog Ofcom found today.
Saturday 27 June 2009
Friday 26 June 2009
BSkyB vowed today to "use all available legal avenues" to challenge the communications regulator's plans to force it to sell its sports and movies content to rivals at regulated prices.
Wednesday 10 June 2009
More than two-fifths (43 per cent) of adults who do not have access to the internet at home say that they would choose to remain unconnected even if they were given a free PC and broadband connection, research revealed today.
Wednesday 27 May 2009
This year's Celebrity Big Brother, which saw rapper Coolio the focus of many complaints, did not breach broadcasting rules, Ofcom has found.
Wednesday 20 May 2009
Telecoms regulator Ofcom today laid out a number of proposals on how the price mobile operators charge to connect calls to each others networks, or mobile termination rates, should be set.
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