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O2 and Ericsson Apologize After 4G Service Outage Affects Millions of Smartphones

6 days ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Cellular network operator O2 on Friday said its data networks had been restored after millions of smartphones across the UK and Japan were taken offline yesterday .
A statement on its website said the 4G network was finally working again, after having been affected from about 05:30 GMT on Thursday.
Earlier, mobile network equipment supplier Ericsson said that an expired certificate was the reason behind the outage, which also created problems in several other countries. Ericsson UK boss Marielle Lindgren said the "faulty software" that had caused the issues was being decommissioned.
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O2 network outage over as UK 4G restored

O2 network outage over as UK 4G restored

6 days ago   |   By Tech Radar

O2 customers can once again access mobile data services after the operator restored its 3G and 4G networks overnight. The day-long O2 outage impacted all of the operator's 25 million customers, as well as an additional seven million customers using Sky Mobile, Tesco Mobile and giffgaff, all of which use the same mobile infrastructure. Customers voiced their frustration at being disconnected on social media, while the outage also affected businesses and other services such as London's live bus arrivals timetable information.
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“I want to let our customers know how sorry I am for the...
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O2 restore 3G data and 4g on the way after outage

O2 restore 3G data and 4g on the way after outage

6 days ago   |   By Geeky Gadgets

O2 has revealed that they have managed to restore 3G data to their network in the UK, they are also in the process of restoring 4G data to their customers and this should be done by today. The company suffered an outage on their data and it was basically down all day yesterday with millions...
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