Mobile Phones

5 Steps to Preventing Phone Hacking and Dial Through Fraud

Posted: 4th June 2015
5 Steps to Preventing Phone Hacking and Dial Through Fraud

Our previous blog looked at the two issues people are referring to when they talk about phone hacking; voicemail hacking and dial through fraud. The blog identified that whilst both predominantly occur by accessing an individual’s voicemail using a PIN, voicemail hacking tends to be to gain information whereas dial through fraud is usually conducted […]


Phone Hacking and Dial Through Fraud: How does it happen?

Posted: 1st June 2015
Phone Hacking and Dial Through Fraud: How does it happen?

This week, we’re focusing on one of the most common concerns we hear when meeting new customers: phone hacking.  Interestingly, people tend to use the phrase “phone hacking” in relation to both voicemail hacking and dial through fraud, but what’s the difference between these two and how can you prevent them from happening to you […]


Huawei: The Global Company Challenging for Your Mobile Attention

Posted: 26th January 2015
Huawei: The Global Company Challenging for Your Mobile Attention

There’s a chance you’ve never heard of Huawei, but if you’re considering a new mobile phone this year, you’ll no doubt come across them thanks to their rapidly growing presence in the UK. Huawei have a storied history; they’re one of the largest network equipment providers in the world, and used to build white-label mobile […]


UKIP’s wrong number: what should happen in a case of mistaken identity?

Posted: 22nd January 2015
UKIP’s wrong number: what should happen in a case of mistaken identity?

When creating advertising or marketing material to be shown to the public, many people will have had the same recurring worry: what if there is a printing error or mistake? This week, we saw this go spectacularly wrong for UKIP, as they managed to display a phone number they didn’t own on their billboard material. […]


iOS Problems and Apple’s Bad Press: A Timeline

Posted: 2nd October 2014
iOS Problems and Apple’s Bad Press: A Timeline

It would be fair to say that the past few months have been some of the more eventful in Apple’s recent history, with much heralded new product releases, the “bendgate” story and iOS problems. We thought we would take a closer look at how all these issues have unfolded from the start, to present a […]


Has your business been affected by the recent bad weather?

Posted: 12th February 2014
Has your business been affected by the recent bad weather?

We’ve all been effected by the recent bad weather across Britain.  Flood warnings were put in place across many areas of England and Wales amid the worst floods for decades.  Sir David King, the Government’s  special envoy on climate change said the UK must do more to manage the problem, potentially doubling spending to £1bn […]