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Sky Movies cleared by Competition Commission

sky-tv 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.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Sky ahead in customer service survey

sky-tv 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.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Telecoms News

MPA attempt more site blocking in the UK

TalkTalk Logo Electric The Motion Picture Association (MPA) are attempting to extend the blocking of Newzbin2 by asking Sky, Virgin and TalkTalk to follow BT, after the telecoms giant was forced by court order.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

TalkTalk most complained about provider, Virgin the least

Ofcom has published its latest data regarding complaints about telecommunication companies for the months April to June 2011. TalkTalk is the most complained about provider in both fixed telephone line and broadband, although the regulator says that they have noted an improvement on figures from.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's, Telecoms News

ISPs to make traffic management policies clear

Some of the biggest ISPs in the country, including BT, Sky, Virgin and TalkTalk, are to adopt a voluntary code of practice whereby specific details on traffic management policies will be made available to users. The code, conceived by the Broadband Stakeholder Group, will mean.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News

Next-gen rural broadband may take longer than expected

As most of us have probably heard a number of times by now, the government has big plans to kick broadband up to a higher gear in the UK, and achieve countrywide coverage by 2015. The tricky bit being reaching out to rural communities which.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News

Richard Branson’s Project magazine launches on iPad

The first issue of Project, the iPad magazine from Virgin, is out today. It’s now ready to download on iTunes, with the app itself being free, but each issue priced at $2.99, according to Engadget. While we speculated that it sounded like an in-flight magazine.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing, iPad News, Tablet PC news

Virgin prepares to launch iPad magazine

Earlier this week we heard about Rupert Murdoch’s plans to launch The Daily, an iPad only daily tabloid with a broadsheet tone. And now it seems Sir Richard Branson also wants to get in on the iPad publishing market, with a magazine which apparently goes.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing, iPad News

BT reveals 110Mbps fibre plans

BT Openreach has revealed that it intends to bring a 110Mbps fibre service to the UK, starting from next spring. The fibre-to-the-home offering will boast 110Mbps downloads (with 20Mbps of that “prioritised”) and 15Mbps upload speeds to a limited number of exchanges (i.e. London and.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News

Warner launches VoD service in Europe

The big studios from the US have finally realised that there is money to be made through on demand services and so one studio, Warner Bros, is to make changes to how it makes its content available in Europe. The normal process, after a film.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Cable News