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BT accused of super-fast broadband monopoly

BT Logo BT has come under fire this week, with accusations being levelled that it’s unfairly trying to monopolise the super-fast broadband market in the UK. Virgin Media has been making disapproving noises.. more
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BT has fibred-up 10m UK premises

BT Logo BT has announced that it has now extended its fibre network to cover 10 million premises across the UK. The firm notes that it had set the target of achieving that.. more
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BT Infinity doubles speed tomorrow

broadband-news Here’s some good news for those of you lucky enough to be hooked up to fibre of the BT variety. The company has announced that as of tomorrow, both BT Infinity.. more
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TalkTalk is most complained about ISP

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 was the most moaned about ISP, with a level of 0.78 complaints per thousand.. more
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Ofcom to push BT for lower broadband prices

Ofcom has announced another round of tinkering to BT’s wholesale phone and broadband charges. Openreach is BT’s wholesale division which deals with other ISPs and local loop unbundling that allows those providers to rent their own equipment at exchanges in order to deliver phone and.. more
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BT says 300Mbps FTTP a year away

The super-fast broadband race continues, as BT and Virgin Media attempt to outdo each other hooking the nation – or at least the major population centres – up to very speedy pipes. Virgin Media struck the latest blow, with the announcement of a broad doubling.. more
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BT extends ADSL2 across Scotland

BT has announced another phase of faster broadband roll out is to begin across Scotland, but this isn’t part of the fibre program which is currently underway. In fact it’s a bolstering of its copper based network, with 47 exchanges serving some 186,000 homes and.. more
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BT launches anti-Android lawsuit

BT is the latest company to fire off a lawsuit at Google over the Android operating system. Apple has been the most prolific litigator when it comes to Google’s hugely successful mobile platform, but other companies such as Microsoft, Oracle and even eBay (although that’s.. more
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BT announces fibre roll-out extension

BT has announced the next batch of exchanges due to be involved in its fibre roll-out. There are 178 exchanges involved, with a focus on Scotland (including multiple exchanges in Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh) and the north of England, although exchanges from all across the.. more
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Rural broadband suffers sluggish deployment

This week hasn’t been a good one regarding the UK’s broadband roll out plans. The government has set a target of 2015 for Britain to have the best broadband network in Europe, and achieve at least 2Mbps base coverage across the country. A tall order.. more
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