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Ofcom Probes UK Broadband ISP Prices and Tries to Boost Take-up UPDATE - ISPreview.co.uk

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 08:00
Ofcom Probes UK Broadband ISP Prices and Tries to Boost Take-up UPDATE  ISPreview.co.uk

The UK telecoms regulator has today launched a new review of broadband pricing to examine whether loyal (existing) and vulnerable ISP customers are being.

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One Year Extension for UK Better Broadband Subsidy Scheme UPDATE2 - ISPreview.co.uk

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 08:00
One Year Extension for UK Better Broadband Subsidy Scheme UPDATE2  ISPreview.co.uk

The UK Government's Better Broadband Subsidy Scheme, which offers grants worth up to £350 for rural homes and businesses that are unable to get at least a.

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British Fibre Networks Sign-up 24000 UK Homes for FTTH Broadband - ISPreview.co.uk

Fri, 14/12/2018 - 08:00
British Fibre Networks Sign-up 24000 UK Homes for FTTH Broadband  ISPreview.co.uk

New operator British Fibre Networks, which aspires to create an open access and 1Gbps capable Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) broadband ISP network to serve ...

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ISP Onestream Cuts 35Mbps FTTC UK Broadband Price to £19.95 - ISPreview.co.uk

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 08:00
ISP Onestream Cuts 35Mbps FTTC UK Broadband Price to £19.95  ISPreview.co.uk

Hampshire-based UK ISP Onestream has sharply reduced the price of their Fibre-to-the-Cabinet (FTTC / VDSL2) based 35Mbps - average download speed -

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CBI Demands Urgent Action to Fast Track UK Gigabit Broadband - ISPreview.co.uk

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 08:00
CBI Demands Urgent Action to Fast Track UK Gigabit Broadband  ISPreview.co.uk

A new report from the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has warned that the UK Government must take “urgent action” and “fast track [new] laws” in order to ...

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Top 20 UK Fastest and Slowest Streets for Broadband Speed 2018 UPDATE - ISPreview.co.uk

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 08:00
Top 20 UK Fastest and Slowest Streets for Broadband Speed 2018 UPDATE  ISPreview.co.uk

A new study has used data from 279,186 consumer speedtests to produce a list of the top 20 fastest and slowest UK streets for broadband ISP download speed.

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Openreach Start SOGEA Pilot and Reveal Standalone Broadband Prices - ISPreview.co.uk

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 08:00
Openreach Start SOGEA Pilot and Reveal Standalone Broadband Prices  ISPreview.co.uk

Openreach (BT) has today confirmed that their new Single Order Generic Ethernet Access (SOGEA) product, which enables consumers to buy a standalone ...

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Vonage Fined £24.5K by Ofcom for Failure of UK VoIP Phone Service - ISPreview.co.uk

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 08:00
Vonage Fined £24.5K by Ofcom for Failure of UK VoIP Phone Service  ISPreview.co.uk

An investigation into the availability of Vonage's internet phone (VoIP) *service* has resulted in Ofcom imposing a £24,500 penalty on the provider, which came ...

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Gov Commits Extra £2m to UK ISP Internet Anti-Piracy Campaign - ISPreview.co.uk

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 08:00
Gov Commits Extra £2m to UK ISP Internet Anti-Piracy Campaign  ISPreview.co.uk

The Government has pumped an additional £2 million of public money into the "Get it Right" campaign, which among other things has used a combination of.

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Openreach to Start UK ISP Trial of Self Install G.fast Broadband - ISPreview.co.uk

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 08:00
Openreach to Start UK ISP Trial of Self Install G.fast Broadband  ISPreview.co.uk

As predicted Openreach (BT) has today announced the forthcoming launch of a new Proof of Concept (PoC) trial, which will make it possible for ISPs to.

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Openreach and UK ISPs Reach Deal on Automatic Compensation - ISPreview.co.uk

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 08:00
Openreach and UK ISPs Reach Deal on Automatic Compensation  ISPreview.co.uk

After some disagreement Openreach (BT) and five major retail ISPs appear to have finally reached agreement on payments as part of Ofcom's new automatic.

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ISP Community Fibre Deploys FTTP Broadband to L&Q Social Homes - ISPreview.co.uk

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 08:00
ISP Community Fibre Deploys FTTP Broadband to L&Q Social Homes  ISPreview.co.uk

The L&Q Group, which houses around 250000 people in more than 95000 UK homes (mostly across London and the South East), has announced that they will.

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Poor people should get slower internet speeds, American ISPs tell FCC - The Register

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 08:00
Poor people should get slower internet speeds, American ISPs tell FCC  The Register

Analysis ISPs should be paid to provide slower internet speeds to poor people. That's the extraordinary upshot of a meeting between an ISP industry group and ...

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ISP Direct Save Telecom Slash UK Broadband and Fibre Prices - ISPreview.co.uk

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 08:00
ISP Direct Save Telecom Slash UK Broadband and Fibre Prices  ISPreview.co.uk

Budget UK ISP Direct Save Telecom (DST) will later today revise their standard broadband and superfast "fibre" (FTTC) packages (when bundled with phone.

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ISPA UK Starts Hunting for the 2019 Best Broadband ISPs - ISPreview.co.uk

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 08:00
ISPA UK Starts Hunting for the 2019 Best Broadband ISPs  ISPreview.co.uk

The UK Internet *Service* Providers Association (ISPA) has this afternoon launched the hunt for next year's best ISPs, which includes several familiar.

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BT Appoints Jane Wood as New UK Nations and Ireland Director - ISPreview.co.uk

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 08:00
BT Appoints Jane Wood as New UK Nations and Ireland Director  ISPreview.co.uk

The BT Group has today appointed a new UK Nations and Ireland Director in the shape of Jane Wood. She will become responsible for leading the telecoms.

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Virgin Media UK Contractors in Wrexham Accused of Harassment - ISPreview.co.uk

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 08:00
Virgin Media UK Contractors in Wrexham Accused of Harassment  ISPreview.co.uk

Cable broadband ISP Virgin Media has apologised after the councillor for Queensway in Wrexham (North Wales), Carrie Harper, accused their contractors of.

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Full Fibre UK ISP Hyperoptic Appoints Charles Davies as New MD - ISPreview.co.uk

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 08:00
Full Fibre UK ISP Hyperoptic Appoints Charles Davies as New MD  ISPreview.co.uk

Urban focused "full fibre" broadband ISP Hyperoptic has announced that Charles Davies will be taking on the position of Managing Director for part of the.

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Which? Warn Broadband ISP Loyalty Penalties Cost Users up to £220 - ISPreview.co.uk

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 08:00
Which? Warn Broadband ISP Loyalty Penalties Cost Users up to £220  ISPreview.co.uk

Consumer magazine Which? has surveyed 3000 of its UK members and concluded that broadband ISP customers who remain with their provider, and don't ...

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Bigblu Broadband Launch 50Mbps Satellite Broadband for UK Homes - ISPreview.co.uk

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 08:00
Bigblu Broadband Launch 50Mbps Satellite Broadband for UK Homes  ISPreview.co.uk

European Satellite ISP Bigblu Broadband has signed a new network capacity agreement with Eurobroadband Infrastructure (a Eutelsat subsidiary), which will.

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