Customers of low-cost mobile network GiffGaff can now access 4G data on their smartphones.
Telecoms regulator Ofcom has today announced that they will auction off more 4G spectrum.
The speed of 4G connectivity in the UK has fallen by almost a half in the space of one year.
They may not know who Steve Jobs was or even how to tie their own shoelaces, but the average six-year-old child understands more about digital technology than a 45-year-old adult, according to an authoritative new report published on Thursday.
Everything Everywhere claim that they will be rolling out 5G connectivity to the whole of the UK by 2022.
Microsoft has announced it's Surface 2 4G tablet will land on UK shores in May
Vodafone may still be negotiating its $130bn (£84bn) exit from the US, but the prospect of a Verizon Wireless sale is already prompting speculation that the British mobile phone group could itself become a target for a similarly sized acquisition.
Mobile phones used to be just for calling your friends, but with a super-fast mobile network set to launch in the UK, opening web pages in a split second and watching TV in high definition will soon be a reality for smartphone-addicted Britons.
The digerati mostly greeted the iPhone 5 last week with a collective yawn.