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BT's broadband 'monopoly' comes under fire as rival ISPs call for Ofcom intervention

UK Competitive Telecommunications Association calls for watchdog to prioritise competition

Tue Nov 25 2014, 16:28

Ofcom: Three 4G speeds are UK's slowest while EE comes out on top

Country's average LTE speed is 15.1Mbps

Thu Nov 13 2014, 13:24

Google plans to test millimetre-wave WiFi service

Could extend its gigabit Fibre with WiFi

Thu Oct 16 2014, 17:25

Virgin Media broadband trial delivers 1Gb speeds to Cambridgeshire village

Test looks to reduce cost of network rollout by a third

Tue Sep 16 2014, 12:34

Virgin Media will increase its broadband prices in October

But customers will be able to cancel with no hassle

Thu Aug 21 2014, 13:36

Virgin Media to add 100,000 East London homes to fibre network

Touts expansion as the biggest in its history

Wed Aug 06 2014, 16:55

London startups slam Tech City broadband as 'not fit for purpose'

But BT looks to save the day

Thu Jul 31 2014, 13:33

Three to offer customers free WiFi on the London Underground

All UK operators now onboard with Virgin Media's service

Thu Jul 17 2014, 14:55

BT ruins weekends with broadband outage

Left many of its seven million customers unable to get online on Saturday

Mon Jun 30 2014, 10:03

Ofcom names and shames EE and Talktalk as most complained about networks

Virgin Media and Sky again come out on top

Fri Jun 27 2014, 12:04

UK broadband rollout lags in cities

Poor in Glasgow and Inverness worst off

Thu Jun 19 2014, 10:22

Vodafone 4G coming to five more UK cities

Looks to catch up with EE

Mon Jun 09 2014, 16:23

Huawei to roll out 10Gbps WiFi in 2018 after successful lab trial

Follows promise that 10Gbps mobile speeds are coming in 2020

Fri May 30 2014, 13:58

BT claims 80 percent of new broadband subscribers in fourth quarter

Bad news for Sky and Talktalk

Thu May 08 2014, 11:11

Virgin Media sees growing Blackberry use on London tubes as WiFi rollout continues

But still claims less than five percent

Fri Apr 25 2014, 11:47

Sky and Talktalk team up to battle BT with gigabit broadband

1,000Mbps internet to make debut in City of York

Tue Apr 15 2014, 11:47

BT has the worst broadband and Orange mobile still lags the pack

Firms draw the most Ofcom complaints

Wed Mar 26 2014, 14:40

UK watchdog Which? slams 'confusing' broadband advertising

Consumer group says ISPs need to be more upfront about speeds

Mon Nov 17 2014, 10:42

FCC chairman Wheeler's 'hybrid' proposal is questionable

Column Skullduggery is afoot in Washington, DC

Fri Nov 07 2014, 15:06

UK's average broadband speed climbs five percent to 18.7Mbps

Ofcom data shows the digital divide is shrinking

Fri Oct 03 2014, 14:02

BT slams Talktalk over high-speed internet flim flam clap trap

BT boss disputes that trade costs are too high

Mon Sep 01 2014, 17:45

ASA sides with Sky over Virgin Media broadband price comparison ad

Not a fair comparison

Wed Aug 13 2014, 12:34

UK ISPs slammed over 'unreasonable' cancellation fees

Citizens Advice calls for charges to be axed

Tue Aug 05 2014, 13:58

Ofcom: Mobiles and internet are now 'essential'

Says services should be available to all

Tue Jul 22 2014, 14:16

FSB: UK broadband is 'not fit for purpose' with 45,000 firms still using dial-up

Federation of Small Businesses guns after the UK government

Mon Jul 14 2014, 13:49

Ofcom gives BT two day deadline to fix broadband faults

Rules come into force on 1 July after EC approval

Fri Jun 27 2014, 15:47

EE's 4G network is now available in 14 more UK towns

Now offers superfast mobile internet access across 229 towns and cities

Thu Jun 26 2014, 15:54

EE broadband is now available to all from £2.50 per month

Mobile operator extends service to non-mobile customers

Fri Jun 13 2014, 14:22

Inmarsat to deliver high-speed WiFi to European flights by 2016

British Airways in 'advanced talks' with satellite firm

Thu Jun 05 2014, 14:17

Google plans to offer subsidised WiFi kit to businesses

Initiative could launch around the globe this summer

Thu May 22 2014, 11:16

Virgin Media bundles broadband, TV, landline and mobile with 'quad-play' package

Bag all four from £35 a month

Tue May 06 2014, 13:56

Broadband speeds in Essex and Wales are 30 times slower than UK average

Data shows government still has much to do to improve broadband speeds

Thu Apr 24 2014, 12:07

FCC votes to free up spectrum for faster WiFi

Industry groups praise the decision

Tue Apr 01 2014, 15:48

Steve Wozniak admits he doesn't have Netflix because his broadband is 'too slow'

Apple co-founder slams 'lousy' internet provider

Thu Mar 13 2014, 16:20

UK ISPs EE and Three embrace dark fibre

Should keep things regular

Thu Nov 13 2014, 15:57

Virgin Media's London Underground WiFi hits 150th station milestone

2.5 million subscribers consuming 3TB data a day

Mon Nov 03 2014, 15:39

Virgin Media Business launches SMB broadband packages

Offers speeds of up to 152Mbps

Mon Sep 22 2014, 15:42

London firms are losing £7.8m a year to slow broadband installation

City of London and Tech City offer slowest broadband speeds

Fri Aug 22 2014, 09:56

Google throws its weight behind $300m 'Faster' Trans-Pacific cable

Aims to improve global internet connectivity with 60Tbps

Tue Aug 12 2014, 10:37

Researchers achieve 5TB fibre-optic broadband

Millisecond Daneloads

Fri Aug 01 2014, 15:45

Google has 'no serious plans' to bring Fiber to the UK

Good news for Sky, BT and Talktalk

Mon Jul 21 2014, 11:06

Talktalk gets its wrists slapped by the ASA for 'misleading' broadband ads

BT also gets a telling off

Wed Jul 09 2014, 13:06

UK trails on IPv6 but broadband adoption improves

UK absent from Akamai's list of nations with the greatest IPv6 adoption

Fri Jun 27 2014, 14:44

Google picks up satellite imaging firm Skybox for $500m

Hopes it will help it get the world online

Wed Jun 11 2014, 10:19

UK Broadband launches 4G Relish internet service to curb 'unnecessary' landline tax

'Fibre-speed' data-only network for homes and businesses

Wed Jun 04 2014, 12:00

ASA raps EE on the knuckles for bloated broadband claims

BT had a moan, ASA agreed

Wed May 21 2014, 10:25

Welsh internet users wring hands over slow speeds

Broadband would be welcome in the valleys

Mon Apr 28 2014, 10:19

Virgin Media leads broadband pack as UK's average speed hits 17.8Mbps

But Ofcom claims more needs to be done

Tue Apr 15 2014, 13:28

UK MPs slam government over BT's rural broadband monopoly

Criticise £1.2bn broadband project for favouring telecoms giant

Tue Apr 01 2014, 09:53
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