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Virgin Media superfast broadband ad banned in UK by ASA

Following complaints after it claimed users will not be affected by buffering

Wed Oct 03 2012, 16:52

Google adds The Pirate Bay to search blacklist

Won’t be sending searches in its direction

Tue Sep 11 2012, 13:24

UK will have the fastest broadband in Europe by 2015, says MP

Government now looking to invest £300m into high speed broadband

Mon Aug 20 2012, 17:00

Talktalk is the most complained about ISP this year, says Ofcom

Received 0.56 complaints per 1,000 customers in the first quarter

Wed Jun 27 2012, 15:07

Virgin Media lists 82 London Tube stations to get WiFi

Oxford Circus, Liverpool Street and Victoria are all set

Fri Jun 01 2012, 10:01

BT opens up fibre broadband to 10 million UK premises

Beats its own deadline by several months

Thu May 10 2012, 13:50

Virgin Media 'Faster for a fiver' ad is banned

Small print, big problem

Wed Apr 25 2012, 10:40

Lancashire kicks off £62m broadband upgrade

Project could deliver £100m economic uplift

Wed Apr 04 2012, 12:06

Tech savvy Brits are getting less scared of the web

Time online up by a fifth since 2005

Fri Mar 30 2012, 10:09

Tivo sues Motorola and Time Warner Cable

Another patent lawsuit

Tue Mar 27 2012, 12:06

Kiwi judge rules Kim Dotcom asset seizure was unlawful

Megaupload founder gets a legal boost

Mon Mar 19 2012, 10:32

BBC prepares an Itunes style download service

Download classic shows for a 'modest charge'

Thu Mar 15 2012, 11:22

Virgin Media denies its price hike is linked to free broadband upgrade

That's not quite right, it claims

Fri Mar 02 2012, 12:13

UK broadband speeds increase by 22 per cent

Ofcom report finds average speeds are up to 7.6 Mbit/s

Thu Feb 02 2012, 15:07

Virgin Media suffers a major outage

Nationwide problems hit internet users

Wed Jan 18 2012, 10:53

Virgin Media plans to double its customers' broadband speeds

Will boost economy says Cameron

Wed Jan 11 2012, 11:22

US citizens prefer to be fined, not shunned for 'piracy'

Nearly half of adults have copied or downloaded material

Wed Nov 16 2011, 09:34

Three is the most complained about mobile provider, says Ofcom

Talk Talk is the most complained about broadband service

Wed Sep 26 2012, 14:05

UK government to fast track rollout of high speed broadband

Following promises to be Europe's fastest by 2015

Fri Sep 07 2012, 16:18

O2 launches Pocket Hotspot mobile WiFi device

Available now for £60

Thu Aug 02 2012, 11:31

Lenovo brings its broadband to the UK

When you want to match your laptop to your internet provider

Wed Jun 13 2012, 17:17

Intel shows off 1Gbit/s Puma 6 DOCSIS broadband chip

Paves the way for higher bandwidth

Tue May 22 2012, 11:57

Cities bid for share of £50m in race for ultrafast broadband

27 cities in the running

Fri May 04 2012, 15:51

John Lewis launches broadband service in the UK

Yes, really

Fri Apr 20 2012, 14:19

US police cash in on $500m Google fine

Cops that nabbed the search firm get to share the dosh

Tue Apr 03 2012, 12:00

Rapidshare heads for German Supreme Court in copyright battle

Updated Case has implications for Germany and beyond

Wed Mar 28 2012, 12:06

Government greenlights 10 broadband cities

Glasgow, Sheffield and Nottingham denied

Wed Mar 21 2012, 16:06

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The INQUIRER talks with Ariadne chief executive Julie Meyer

Fri Mar 16 2012, 16:30

BT goes for White Space technology in rural broadband

Taking aim at broadband slow spots

Thu Mar 08 2012, 10:56

Researchers fire up record speed wireless data bridge

Bridging the ‘last mile'

Tue Feb 28 2012, 10:40

AOL squeaks out a profit while subscribers continue to flee

Where are all those coasters now?

Thu Feb 02 2012, 14:47

Virgin Media promises some users 120Mbit/s speed upgrades

Then swiftly backtracks

Mon Jan 16 2012, 11:17

Australian ISPs move to tackle ‘piracy’

Proposals call for an ‘education-based’ scheme

Mon Nov 28 2011, 15:11

Virgin Media, Sky and Talk Talk are asked to block Newzbin2

Firms could join BT in ban action

Wed Nov 09 2011, 14:46

Wozniak wants to become an Australian

Falls in love with the country's broadband plan

Tue Sep 25 2012, 17:30

Everything Everywhere will reveal 4G plans next week

Event set for 11 September, and we'll be there

Fri Sep 07 2012, 15:08

Virgin Media has its wrist slapped by ASA again for broadband ad

Mislead customers with 'doubling broadband speeds' claim

Wed Jun 27 2012, 15:38

Buffalo launches next generation of 802.11ac WiFi routers

Download rates of up to 1.3Gbit/s on the 5GHz band

Tue Jun 12 2012, 10:00

Talk Talk is told off by the ASA for misleading customers

Speed checker overestimated speeds customers could receive

Wed May 16 2012, 11:05

UK average broadband speeds decline

Average bandwidth drops from 5.1Mbit/s to 4.9Mbit/s

Tue May 01 2012, 13:08

BT boosts bandwidth of Infinity services

A boon to Bittorrent users

Wed Apr 11 2012, 15:08

Virgin Media will throttle heavy users' broadband

Updated Plans to 'moderate' connection speeds

Tue Apr 03 2012, 10:43

Ben Dover gets O2 to finger alleged porn downloaders

Speculative invoices are in the post

Tue Mar 27 2012, 17:37

Developers bet big on Google in battle against Facebook

But Android is in danger of fragmenting

Tue Mar 20 2012, 11:34

UK trade watchdog barks at Groupon

Investigation reveals widespread breaches of conumer regulations

Fri Mar 16 2012, 12:42

BT Openreach pricing changes will be enforced, says Ofcom

Other firms are preparing responses

Wed Mar 07 2012, 16:23

Tesco launches a £2.50 per month broadband deal

With perks for Clubcard members

Tue Feb 14 2012, 11:35

Plusnet users are suffering slow speeds

Problems take users back to dial-up

Thu Feb 02 2012, 10:21

Ofcom plans to extend UK 4G coverage to 98 per cent

Government investment means more people will get access to 4G networks

Thu Jan 12 2012, 12:11

UK download speeds slow by 35 per cent at peak times

Fast speeds are available only at 2am

Wed Nov 16 2011, 11:31
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