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Keeping you up to date with all the latest news as well as useful hints & tips that help you make the most of your time with Signal Telecom. 

Supporting you through Covid-19. Common FAQ's | Signal Telecom

This is a tricky time for everyone & to help support your business through Covid-19, we thought we would answer some of the frequently asked questions we have been receiving.

Today on day 1 of the ‘lockdown’ we wanted to take the time to reassure all our followers & customers that the team at Signal Telecom are still here and can provide the necessary support that you need. Read our latest update here

As Coronavirus continues to spread and government advice shifts, businesses are quickly needing to prepare their employees to be able to work from home. We understand this can be a confusing and time consuming process but we are here to help you manage this shift to home working.

What is a leased line? I Signal Telecom News

So what is a leased line? Find out all about leased lines and how they are becoming increasingly popular for businesses that need fast, reliable ethernet connections.

Has the recent bad weather caused chaos in your business? Then maybe adopting flexible or remote working could be the answer. See how you can adapt your business to this new way of working in 2020.

Start your New Year with clean-well-performing devices by following these very simple, easy to follow steps to get your device working to their best again.

Whether you’re a big organisation or a one-man band, O2 & Signal Telecom are here to help. Want to know why O2 is the best network for your business? Well how does three really good reasons sound?

n a mobile-first world, the right business apps, can help you in the office or on the go, keeping you connected and making better use of your time. That’s why we’ve pulled together a selection of handy apps to help you work smarter, faster and more effectively, with benefits you can see immediately.

From driverless cars to smart ambulances, 5G is big news for individuals and businesses. Understanding how it will transform the way we live, work and play is the first step in embracing this new technology. Check out the below article on how you could embrace 5G and how it could improve your life – both at home and at work. 

Are you going abroad for Christmas this year? Have you made sure that your phones are set up for international calling, texting and using the internet? Follow these simple tips to avoid that post holiday nightmare phone bill.

There has been a lot of talk about 5G recently and how it can benefit us, as individuals and businesses. 

Our partner O2 started their 5G roll out in October so we thought we would take the time to explain the major differences between 4G & 5G. 

6 signs your company has outgrown its free email solution

A free email solution, such as Gmail or Outlook, is great when you are first starting out, but how do you know when you need to upgrade? Check out these 6 tell tale signs it might be time.

We’re one of only a few double award-winning O2 Direct Partners across the whole of the UK. Find out how this could benefit your business.

Heard of Box? Or maybe you are already using it? Do you feel like you’re just scratching the surface of what your Box account can do for you and your team? Check out these 5 things you probably didn’t know you could do with Box. 

In the market for a new business tablet? Have you seen the new iPad? It combines the power & capability of a computer with the ease of use & versatility from an iPad! And for a limited time only, get a free Apple TV+ subscription for a year! Find out more here

With the phase out of ISDN networks beginning in 2020, it’s important for businesses to prepare. So now really is the time for businesses to explore their options & update your tech to meet your communication needs.Check out this article to learn more about how to prepare before it’s too late!

While businesses are busy moving into the cloud, few are embracing the benefits of moving telecommunications there, too. But you may be wondering if the benefits of VoIP are worth the hassle of switching and expenses that are sure to follow. Here are not one or two but 6 reasons why you should switch to VoIP immediately:

Are your PC’s running Windows 7? Are you still using Office 2010? Well next year Microsoft is ending their support for these products. This means no more technical support, bug fixes or security patches which could be catastrophic for your business so now is the time to upgrade. But how do you migrate to the new products? Do you have a plan? We can help.

At the recent Galaxy Unpacked event in New York, Samsung & Microsoft shared their vision & the next chapter in their long-standing partnership to bring the best of Microsoft productivity to the Samsung devices you know and love.  So let’s delve in and see just how the Samsung Galaxy Note10 can help you get more done, wherever you may be. 

Business doesn’t have to stop just because you’re travelling. So if you’re travelling for work or on a holiday, planning a quick trip to Europe, or jetting off to the other side of the world, we’ve got you covered.

Ever wanted to find out what it would be like to free fall from 10,000 feet? Well some (crazy) members of our team have found out after taking part in a charity skydive in aid of the Butterwick Hospice.

From Spotify and Office365 to Box & Headspace there are some amazing apps out there that some of our team here in the Signal office couldn’t live without. So we thought we would share these 7 insane apps with you too! We hope you like them as much as we do.

Are you ready for the BT ISDN switch off? I Signal Telecom News

With BT choosing to switch off all ISDN lines by 2025 & moving everyone to an IP network, this change could affect your business. So are you ready for the phase out and how do you prepare?

5G mobile internet could be launched as early as next year, promising download speeds 10 to 20 times faster than we have now. But what is it and what does it mean for you?

Did you know that Signal Telecom is a family run business with 3 offices based across the North of England or that we are currently undergoing an exciting office refurbishment? Want to know more about us? Then check out these 10 facts about Signal Telecom you may not know.  

In the spirit of spring cleaning and getting our lives organised for the summer ahead, we’ve put together a guide on how to spring clean your smartphone (inside and out).