46 relations: AOL, Appy Awards, Autorité de la concurrence, Best Buy, Best Buy Europe, Big Brother (UK TV series), BT Group, Car phone, Celebrity Big Brother 5 racism controversy, Channel 4, Charles Dunstone, Chartered accountant, Chief executive officer, David Ross (businessman), Dixons Carphone, Dixons Retail, FTSE 250 Index, Geek Squad, Get Connected UK, Guy Johnson (businessman), Information Commissioner's Office, Initial public offering, Local-loop unbundling, London Stock Exchange, Mobile virtual network operator, MoneySavingExpert.com, NEC, North Acton, Numericable, Portugal, Pound sterling, Richard Thomas (lawyer), Ringo Starr, Sponsor (commercial), TalkTalk Business, TalkTalk Group, Tandy Corporation, Telephone Preference Service, Telephone slamming, The Daily Telegraph, The Times, The X Factor (UK TV series), Tiscali, Virgin Group, Virgin Mobile France, 3 (telecommunications).
AOL (formerly a company known as AOL Inc., originally known as America Online, and stylized as Aol.) is a web portal and online service provider based in New York.
The Appy Awards, presented on 11 April 2011, marked successful and popular applications (generally known as "apps") for mobile devices.
The Autorité de la concurrence (Competition Authority) is France's national competition regulator.
Best Buy Co., Inc. is an American multinational consumer electronics retailer headquartered in Richfield, Minnesota.
Best Buy Europe Distributions Ltd. was a retail joint venture owned by the United States based electronics retailer Best Buy Inc and United Kingdom based mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse.
Big Brother is the British version of the international reality television franchise Big Brother created by producer John de Mol in 1997.
BT Group plc (trading as BT and formerly British Telecom) is a British multinational telecommunications holding company with head offices in London, United Kingdom.
A car phone is a mobile radio telephone specifically designed for and fitted into an automobile.
The Celebrity Big Brother 5 racism controversy was a series of events related to incidents of allegedly racist behaviour by contestants on the fifth series of the British reality television show Celebrity Big Brother, broadcast on British television station Channel 4 in January 2007.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on 2 November 1982.
Sir Charles William Dunstone, CVO (born 21 November 1964) is the co-founder and former chairman of mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse, former chairman of multinational electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company Dixons Carphone (formed on 7 August 2014 by the merger of Dixons Retail and Carphone Warehouse), and executive chairman of the TalkTalk Group.
Chartered Accountants were the first accountants to form a professional accounting body, initially established in Scotland in 1854.
Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.
David Peter John Ross (born 10 July 1965) is an English businessman and one of the co-founders (with Charles Dunstone and Guy Johnson) of Carphone Warehouse.
Dixons Carphone plc is a multinational electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company headquartered in London, formed on 7 August 2014 by the merger of Dixons Retail and Carphone Warehouse Group.
Dixons Retail plc was one of the largest consumer electronics retailers in Europe.
The FTSE 250 Index is a capitalisation-weighted index consisting of the 101st to the 350th largest companies listed on the London Stock Exchange.
Geek Squad Inc. is a subsidiary of American multinational consumer electronics corporation Best Buy, headquartered in Richfield, Minnesota.
Get Connected UK is the UK’s free support service for under-25s.
Guy Johnson is an English businessman, the former third business partner in Carphone Warehouse.
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO; stylised as ico.) in the United Kingdom, is a non-departmental public body which reports directly to Parliament and is sponsored by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS).
Initial public offering (IPO) or stock market launch is a type of public offering in which shares of a company are sold to institutional investors and usually also retail (individual) investors; an IPO is underwritten by one or more investment banks, who also arrange for the shares to be listed on one or more stock exchanges.
Local loop unbundling (LLU or LLUB) is the regulatory process of allowing multiple telecommunications operators to use connections from the telephone exchange to the customer's premises.
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is a stock exchange located in the City of London, England.
A mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), virtual network operator (VNO), or mobile other licensed operator (MOLO), is a wireless communications services provider that does not own the wireless network infrastructure over which it provides services to its customers.
MoneySavingExpert.com is a British consumer finance information and discussion website founded by financial journalist Martin Lewis in February 2003 with the aim of providing information and journalistic articles enabling people to save money.
is a Japanese multinational provider of information technology (IT) services and products, headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
North Acton is a place in London, UK, and within the London Borough of Ealing.
Numericable was a cable operator and telecommunications services company.
Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic (República Portuguesa),In recognized minority languages of Portugal: Portugal is the oldest state in the Iberian Peninsula and one of the oldest in Europe, its territory having been continuously settled, invaded and fought over since prehistoric times.
The pound sterling (symbol: £; ISO code: GBP), commonly known as the pound and less commonly referred to as Sterling, is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha.
Richard James Thomas CBE is best known for his tenure as Information Commissioner of the United Kingdom, a post which he held from December 2002 to June 2009.
Sir Richard Starkey (born 7 July 1940), known professionally as Ringo Starr, is an English musician, songwriter, singer, and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles.
Sponsoring something (or someone) is the act of supporting an event, activity, person, or organization financially or through the provision of products or services.
TalkTalk Business (trading name of TalkTalk Communications Ltd) is a business broadband, telephone, mobile phone and IT support provider owned by TalkTalk Group.
TalkTalk Telecom Group plc (commonly known as TalkTalk Group, trading as TalkTalk) is a company which provides pay television, telecommunications, Internet access, and mobile network services to businesses and consumers in the United Kingdom.
Tandy Corporation was an American family-owned leather goods company based in Fort Worth, Texas.
The Telephone Preference Service (TPS) is a UK register of domestic telephone numbers whose users have indicated that they do not wish to receive sales and marketing telephone calls.
Telephone slamming is an illegal telecommunications practice, in which a subscriber's telephone service is changed without their consent.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
The X Factor is a British reality television music competition to find new singing talent.
Tiscali s.p.a. is an Italian telecommunications company, based in Cagliari, Sardinia, that provides internet and telecommunications services to its domestic market.
Virgin Group Ltd. is a British multinational corporation venture capital conglomerate founded by entrepreneurs Sir Richard Branson and Nik Powell.
Virgin Mobile France was a cellular telephone operator in France.
3 (or Three) is a global brand name under which several UMTS-based mobile phone networks and Broadband Internet Providers operate in Hong Kong, Macau, Austria, Denmark, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
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