Tag Archives: Broadband News

PMC offers new business calls, lines, and broadband services

broadband-news PMC Telecom has announced a new package of calls, lines, and broadband services for business, with tariffs claimed to beat BT prices. It means the company becomes the latest ISP for.. more
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Uswitch highlights UK broadband gulf

broadband-news The fastest street in the UK has a net connection over 500 times quicker than the slowest, according to the latest piece of research from Uswitch.com. The street of Willowfield in.. more
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UK to have fastest broadband by 2015?

broadband-news In a speech made earlier this week, Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt reaffirmed his vow that the UK would top Europe in terms of broadband speeds by the year 2015. Hunt said:.. more
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Everything Everywhere gets 4G thumbs up

In a move which has surprised many industry commentators – and certainly rival networks – Ofcom has approved Everything Everywhere’s (EE) request to begin rolling out its 4G LTE service before the year is out. EE can do so before the 4G auction because it.. more
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UK broadband average hits 9Mbps

The average speed of a UK broadband connection is on the up and up according to Ofcom, thanks to the roll out of super-fast fibre across the country. Both BT and Virgin Media are pushing out new fat pipes with speeds ten times faster (or.. more
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TalkTalk launches budget TV service

TalkTalk has announced its latest financial results, and the fact that it is pushing out a new budget TV service. The TV offering is an attempt to persuade the approximately 7.5 million folks still with Freeview that they should upgrade to a cheap pay TV.. more
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BT secures Welsh Fibre deal

BT has secured a contract with government and European funding to provide Wales with a super-fast broadband roll-out designed to transform the country. The total amount which will be invested in improving Welsh fibre infrastructure will be £425 million, consisting of both public investment from.. more
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BT Vision leads pay TV complaints

Ofcom has published its latest round of UK complaints data, showing who the most moaned about broadband, landline and mobile providers are – and for the first time, the organisation has included data on pay TV services. And it’s not good news for BT on.. more
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BT Openreach fibres up 98 exchanges

BT Openreach has announced that it is to roll out fibre to 98 more UK exchanges, which are scheduled to be enabled later in 2013. This latest slab of exchanges is part of BT’s £2.5 billion spend on fibre roll out, and they encompass the.. more
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Brits losing out on broadband speed

According to a new report from TalkTalk, many UK citizens are losing out on broadband speed due to the poor set up of their connection. Indeed, the ISP reckons that around 500,000 households are dropping something like 4Mbps of broadband speed, on average, which is.. more
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