Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson Wants Smartphone Killswitch As Mobile Phone Theft Rises

Mayor of London urges smartphone manufacturers to work together on industry standard killswitch

9 years ago

Salesforce Hopes To Lure Developers With €5m Start-Up Challenge

Salesforce courts developers and start-ups with venture capital help

9 years ago

Mayor Launches £22m London Startups Fund

London startups get European money and venture cash as Boris chooses a partner

9 years ago

Boris Johnson Opens Level39 Financial Tech Hub

Space will foster development of exciting financial tech

9 years ago

Prime Minister Announces £50m Investment for London’s Tech City

Under the plans, Old Street roundabout will be transformed into the “largest civic space in Europe”

9 years ago

Everything Everywhere Becomes EE, Launches 4G Network

4G service live by end of the year, supporting a range of devices, and possibly the iPhone 5 after it…

9 years ago

Amazon Opens London Media Development Centre

Boris Johnson welcomes Amazon techies to his manor

10 years ago

London’s Olympic Wi-Fi Network Edges Closer

The Government is said to be planning a free Wi-Fi network around London in time for the Olympics

10 years ago

London Needs 70,000 Cells For 4G Broadband

Today's 3G may crumble at the Olympics, warns Boris Johnson - beyond that, decent 4G needs a lot more cells

10 years ago

Mayor Boris To Address Digital London Event

Boris Johnson will use a March event to push London's Tech City as the digital capital of Europe

10 years ago

Dropped Call For London Tube Phone Access Tender

Plans to take Wi-Fi underground on London’s Tube have hit the buffers over funding and access agreements

11 years ago

Huawei To Invest £50m In London Tube Network

Londoners could soon be able to get signal on the Tube, using underground mobile transmitters from Huawei

11 years ago

Microsoft To Create 1,000 London Apprenticeships

Young unemployed people will become tech support apprentices at Microsoft, says Boris Johnson

11 years ago

Twitter In London? Well, Why Not?

David Cameron turned estate agent and tried selling Twitter a London address. Peter Judge hopes he succeeds

11 years ago

Boris Sets 2012 Deadline For Mobiles On The Tube

Mobile phones are set to arrive on the Underground by 2012, but mobile operators are being asked to share the…

11 years ago

Boris Adds Buses And The Tube To Wi-Fi Plans

London’s mayor says public transport is part of his London-wide wireless access vision for the Olympics in 2012

12 years ago

London’s Olympic Wi-Fi: Did Boris Jump The Gun?

Mayor Boris Johnson's plan for public Wi-Fi in London might not make it through the cuts, warns the Cloud

12 years ago

Boris Johnson Pledges Full Wi-Fi Coverage For London 2012

Mayor Boris Johnson has pledged blanket Wi-Fi for London by the 2012 Olympics - but will it be free?

12 years ago

London Government Accused Of Open Source Inaction

Mayor Boris Johnson has faced Green Party criticism of his open source commitment - but activists say the real problem…

12 years ago