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UK business community demands support for ultrafast broadband

Fri, Jan 29th 2016, 11:29 by

Businesses in the UK have called for more funding in order to receive acceptable ultrafast broadband. 

 

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Properties on Hadrian’s Wall to receive superfast broadband

Thu, Jan 28th 2016, 10:29 by

Properties on a 16 mile stretch of Hadrian’s Wall are due to get superfast broadband for the first time. 

 

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Slow broadband named biggest time waster in small businesses

Wed, Jan 27th 2016, 09:41 by

Slow broadband speeds have been named as the biggest cause of timewasting in Britain’s businesses, YouGov has claimed.

 

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UK broadband customers paying billions in unexpected costs

Tue, Jan 26th 2016, 09:48 by

Broadband customers in the UK are on average paying £2.6 billion a year on hidden fees like line rental costs. 

 

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“Only 24 people” join satellite broadband scheme

Mon, Jan 25th 2016, 09:39 by

Only 24 people have joined the government’s satellite broadband scheme, it has been reported.

 

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Sky offers free unlimited broadband with M&S voucher

Fri, Jan 22nd 2016, 12:01 by

Sky is now offering free unlimited broadband for 12 months when you buy online. 

 

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“Digital rural apartheid” threatens firms, warns campaigner

Thu, Jan 21st 2016, 10:27 by

Broadband issues in rural areas of the UK have created a “digital rural apartheid”, a broadband campaigner has claimed.

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Virgin Media offers free speakers to broadband customers

Wed, Jan 20th 2016, 10:48 by

Virgin Media has announced that it will offer free wireless speakers to new broadband customers for a limited time.

 

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Sky customer service comes out on top in poll

Tue, Jan 19th 2016, 10:21 by

A new study has revealed that Sky’s customer service is the highest rated in the sector, according to customers.

 

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Rural broadband to get EU funding via Gigaclear

Mon, Jan 18th 2016, 11:05 by

Broadband provider Gigaclear has announced that it will receive European funding in order to improve rural broadband in the UK.

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BT and SSW partner to provide satellite broadband

Wed, Jan 13th 2016, 11:45 by

BT has signed a contract with Satellite Solutions Worldwide Group plc (SSW) which will see subsided satellite broadband offered to UK homes stuck with a slow connection.

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Demand for gigabit broadband increases, claims report

Thu, Jan 7th 2016, 12:45 by

A report from Point Topic has suggested that the global demand for broadband speeds of 1Gbps and above has risen substantially. 

 

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York broadband rollout continues after Christmas floods

Wed, Jan 6th 2016, 10:43 by

The rollout of superfast fibre broadband has resumed in York, after heavy flooding halted proceedings over Christmas. 

 

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Fixed broadband is only part of solution, says digital minister

Tue, Jan 5th 2016, 09:59 by

The UK’s digital minister has claimed that fixed broadband solutions are only part of what the government hopes to achieve. 

 

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Netflix names Virgin Media as best ISP for streaming

Mon, Jan 4th 2016, 10:02 by

Virgin Media has been named as one of the best providers for streaming video, according to streaming service Netflix. 

 

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Sky releases Sky Shield as standard service

Tue, Dec 22nd 2015, 11:06 by

Sky has revealed that its Sky Shield security service will become standard for all broadband customers.

 

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Virgin Media mail blocking user emails

Mon, Dec 21st 2015, 11:25 by

Virgin Media customers have reported that their email accounts have been filtering legitimate messages, mistaking them for spam. 

 

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Sky offers 12 months free Broadband Unlimited

Thu, Dec 17th 2015, 16:11 by

Sky is currently offering 12 months free unlimited broadband for new and existing customers who purchase online.

 

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‘Fastershire’ rollout reaches new milestone

Thu, Dec 17th 2015, 10:04 by

The number of properties in Herefordshire that are connected to superfast broadband has reached 22,000, new figures from BT have shown. 

 

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CityFibre acquires £90m fibre cable network

Tue, Dec 15th 2015, 11:06 by

CityFibre, a broadband provider specialising in hyperfast broadband speeds, has purchased £90m worth of fibre cables. 

 

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