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Average UK broadband speed: 12Mbps

broadband-news Superfast fibre is finally starting to dig its heels in and have a real impact on the average UK broadband connection speed, according to the latest figures from Ofcom. Ofcom reckons.. more
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BT announces more fibre exchanges

BT Logo BT has come forward with details of its next batch of exchanges to get upgraded to fibre, 99 of them in fact. Quite why BT couldn’t push that number to a.. more
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BT introduces cheaper unlimited broadband

BT Logo BT has introduced a new tariff for unlimited broadband, which brings the cost for unlimited data down on both ADSL and fibre plans. The new scheme, called Totally Unlimited Broadband, starts.. more
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BT details Fibre-on-Demand prices

BT has announced that it will be cutting the cost of the wholesale rental price of its FTTP (Fibre-to-the-Premises) service by a third, and the company has also detailed the typical installation cost for those currently off the FTTP grid. BT’s FTTP runs fibre directly.. more
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BT accelerates fibre roll-out

BT has announced that it’s going to further speed up the deployment of its fibre network across the UK, and is actually 18 months ahead of its original schedule. The original target date for reaching two-thirds of UK premises with the roll-out was the end.. more
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BT fiddling rural broadband roll-out figures?

A leaked document from the BDUK has set the cat among the pigeons, as it suggests BT has been fiddling rural broadband roll-out numbers to siphon off more cash from taxpayer funds. A suggestion which has been flatly denied by the telecoms giant. The whole.. more
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BT Openreach pushes out more fibre

BT Openreach has announced that it is going to fibre up a further 163 exchanges across the UK. However, the firm failed to specify exactly which exchanges would benefit, only stating that the locations would be spread across the UK, from Devon on the south.. more
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Sky Movies cleared by Competition Commission

Sky has got the all clear from the Competition Commission, which has just concluded its lengthy investigation into whether the firm’s dominance of exclusives of major Hollywood movies is fair. The watchdog said that Sky’s hoovering up of major studio movie rights didn’t unbalance the.. 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 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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