Vodafone Voicemail & Diverts Guide

Vodafone Voicemail & Diverts Guide

Whether you’re with Vodafone directly or through Online, you can call 121 to access and configure your voicemail. You can also set up your phone to divert calls straight to voicemail. Setting up voicemail If you’re abroad you need to call +44 7836 121 121 (this incurs standard call costs). You’ll also need a security […]

Parental Controls: iPhone & Other Apple Products

Parental Controls: iPhone & Other Apple Products

Using Parental Controls on your iPhone or other Apple devices means you can restrict or block certain features or apps. This is useful if you’re wanting to block certain explicit media or you’re trying to limit your data usage/battery consumption. See below our guide to using restrictions. Turn on Restrictions Under Settings > General, open […]

How to Change APN Settings

How to Change APN Settings

Can’t browse the internet whilst not connected to Wi-Fi? Regularly receivings texts from your network telling you that someone sent an MMS that wasn’t delivered? These could be signs that there is an issue with your APN settings. Follow our guide below to change your APN settings. Changing your APN settings Usually, APN settings are […]

What Size SIM do I need?

What Size SIM do I need?

There are loads of different smartphones, tablets and dongles available today.  For any to connect to a mobile network, they’ll need a SIM card. Depeding on the device you own, you may need a different sized SIM card. What Size SIM do I need? Our Guide:   Standard SIM Cards This was the original size […]

Register for the TPS: The Guide

Register for the TPS: The Guide

From May 2016, Mobile users in the UK can use the new ‘text-to-register’ system to register for the TPS (Telephone Preference Service).  This makes it illegal for anyone to make unsolicited sales and marketing calls to your number. How to use ‘Text-to-Register’ to register for the TPS To register, text ‘TPS’, followed by your email […]

Remove Activation Lock on iPhone

Remove Activation Lock on iPhone

If you’re trading in your iPhone with Online, then the ‘Find my iPhone‘ activation lock will need to be removed.  We can do this for you, however if we don’t have access to your Apple ID this will need to be done by yourself remotely.  Here’s how to do it. Go to Find My iPhone […]

Is BlackBerry Dead? No More BlackBerry Phones?

Is BlackBerry Dead? No More BlackBerry Phones?

BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, recently announced that they’re no longer going manufature phones running BlackBerry’s operating system, BlackBerry 10. This has left a cloud of doubt over whether they’ll be in the smartphone game for much longer. So is BlackBerry dead? Last year we saw the introduction of the first ever BlackBerry manufactured, Android-operated smartphone, […]

How To: Manual Roam & Soft Reset iPhone

How To: Manual Roam & Soft Reset iPhone

There’s a host of reasons why you may want to perform a manual roam or soft reset iPhone devices.   For example, if you’re struggling for service, you can force an update with your mobile network.  This means you’re forcing your handset to ‘check-in’ to the mast with the strongest signal. A manual roam will do […]

Android N: What’s New?

Android N: What’s New?

Despite only releasing Android Marshmallow only a few months ago, Google are already developing the next installment of Android’s OS, Android N. The developer preview was released on Wednesday (9th March).  We’ve had a look and decided to let you know some of the best new features below. What’s New in Android N? Multi-window support […]

Project Fi by Google: How Does it Work?

Project Fi by Google: How Does it Work?

Project Fi is Google’s attempt at entering the mobile network business.  As you’d expect, it tries to be a little bit different, using a hybrid of WiFi connectivity and Mobile Networks, piggy-backing off of several other carriers to create what they call a ‘network of networks’. Can I sign up to Project Fi? Up until […]