Tag Archives: ISP

Some ISPs reject “open internet” code

internet The government has drafted up a voluntary code of practice to protect the principle of net neutrality, but not every UK service provider has been happy to sign up to it... more
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BT Vision leads pay TV complaints

Ofcom Logo 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.. more
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TalkTalk is most complained about ISP

TalkTalk Logo Electric Once again, TalkTalk has topped the list of internet service providers when it comes to Ofcom’s measuring of complaint levels. The report for the final quarter of 2011 showed that TalkTalk.. more
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Government plans blanket snooping system

The government is planning to extend its snooping powers with new legislation which is entitled the Communications Capabilities Development Programme. Due to be pushed through later this spring, the plan would mean landline, broadband and mobile providers would have to keep records of calls, texts,.. more
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Ofcom to make switching ISP easier

Ofcom has published its latest proposal relating to telecoms, with the body advocating a process designed to make it easier to change your telecoms and/or broadband provider. And also to put an end to some of the industry’s less salubrious practices, such as “slamming”, being.. more
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TalkTalk’s pornography filter slips up

TalkTalk has suffered something of a PR gaffe after its new internet filter system, designed to keep surfing family friendly and the children safe, slipped up by failing to block a pornography site. TalkTalk first wheeled out its HomeSafe back in May, and it now.. more
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Sky ahead in customer service survey

The latest research from Ofcom has revealed the best and worst ISPs for customer service. The study is intended to provide consumers with comparable information to help them make more informed decisions when choosing a telecoms provider. It also includes data on complaints and broadband.. more
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ECJ rules site blocking unlawful

Anti-censorship supporters will be celebrating today after the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that EU courts do not have the right to order ISPs to block copyright infringing websites. The decision came on Thursday, following a long-running case in Belgium involving ISP Scarlet and.. more
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ISPs expected to provide traffic management details

Ofcom have announced today the measures ISPs are expected to take to ensure that customers are made aware of how their provider manages internet traffic. The regulatory body believes that the information that ISPs currently provide to consumers is not enough and also needs to.. more
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TalkTalk and BT to resume legal challenge on Digital Economy Act

TalkTalk and BT, along with many others, aren’t happy with the Digital Economy Act (DEA) which was rushed through in a not-at-all-suspicious-manner during the dying days of the last government’s reign. Specifically, the two ISPs have argued that the copyright infringement facets of the legislation.. more
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