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Virgin Media TiVo update incoming

Virgin Media UK Virgin Media is updating its customers TiVo boxes over the coming week. The update process starts from today (well last night actually) and runs into next week, a staggered delivery to.. more
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BT Infinity 100Mbps fibre launched

BT Logo BT has declared that its FTTP or fibre-to-the-premises full-fat 100Mbps fibre service is now open in certain areas of the country. Thus far the company’s super-fast fibre roll out has concentrated.. more
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Virgin Media bundles Spotify Premium

Spotify Logo Virgin Media has announced a deal with Spotify whereby it will include the premium subscription version of the streaming music platform with its broadband and mobile services. New customers signing up.. more
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Virgin Media reports strong TiVo growth

Virgin Media has just announced its results for the quarter which ended in September. The company highlighted strong TiVo growth spurred on by an advertising campaign which began in July. Virgin said it had 163,000 TiVo customers at the quarter end, and put on even.. more
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Quad play customers to treble in UK by 2016

A new report from the Strategy Analytics analyst stable has been released this week, revealing some interesting predictions in the “multiplay” market. Multiplay refers to those subscribers who take on multiple packages – mobile, landline, broadband and/or TV – all from the same provider. The.. more
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Virgin Media “nice” adverts targeted at customer base

This week Virgin Media has adopted a new tack with its marketing. The company is aiming an advertising campaign primarily at its customer base, to remind them of what a great deal they have, and what VM’s strengths are in general. This comes after the.. more
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Virgin Media adds 100,000 homes to fibre hit-list

Virgin Media has announced that it has added 100,000 homes to its next-gen fibre network, which will be hooked up before 2011 is out. Apparently this comes as a result of a privately funded expansion project, which is about to begin in Southampton, and will.. more
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Virgin Media to challenge BT Openzone with free London Wi-fi

Virgin Media CEO Neil Berkett yesterday told investors that the company plans to roll out free Wi-fi access across London. Unlike BT’s Openzone, which charges non-customers up to £5.99 for 90 minutes access, the Virgin Media service will be free to all. Customers will get.. more
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Virgin Media sheds 36,000 customers, but profits are up

Virgin Media lost 36,000 cable customers according to figures for the last quarter published today, but the company still managed to increase profits by 2.2% and report record growth. The company said that although customers using its services had declined, over 90% of these were.. more
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TiVo goes touchy-feely

What’s the most old-fashioned thing you’ve done lately? Penned a letter? Booked a holiday with a high street travel agent? Or maybe you’ve been planning your TV week using the Radio Times and a highlighter pen? The last one I’d forgive you for. Modern technology.. more
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