Wednesday 18 July, 2018
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New figures provided by NBN Co to a Senate Estimates committee have revealed that many of the broadband network’s fixed wireless towers are oversubscribed, leading to congestion for many rural and regional customers.  When the fixed wireless network was originally being designed back in 2011, the assumed take-up rate (that is, the percentage...

Let’s face it…shopping for broadband deals is a pain in the proverbial. With internet providers like BT broadband, Sky, Virgin Media and TalkTalk all trying to get your business and all claiming to have the best rates, it can be...

By admin on Jul 17th, 2018

Virgin Media led the way in the introduction of fast fibre broadband to the UK. The likes of BT, Sky and TalkTalk now offer competing services, but Virgin Fibre is still the fastest you can get. After using TechRadar’s postcode tool to...

By admin on Jul 17th, 2018

Today’s best value fibre broadband deals: Thanks to the likes of Virgin Media, BT Infinity and Sky Fibre, you can now wave goodbye to the nightmare of sluggish web browsing, interrupted catch-up TV and slow downloads. Faster fibre broadband...

By admin on Jul 17th, 2018

British consumers believe that they are being left short by so-called “fibre” networks promising super-speedy broadband, according to new research. A survey by CityFibre found that two-thirds of customers thought there needs to be more clarification on what fibre networks actually mean in adverts – namely, clearly defining a “fibre”...

Amazon isn’t the only retailer bringing the bargains on Amazon Prime Day, and ebay is offering some serious savings with a coupon code that gets you 20% off at 20 of the biggest stores on the site, including AO electricals, Samsung, Google, B&O Play. And you can save on more than just electronics, as the coupon is good for fashion, toys...

YouTube TV suffered an outage in the middle of the semifinal match between England and Croatia on Wednesday, causing outrage among viewers.  To (somewhat) make up for the flop, YouTube TV is giving users a one-week credit, according to an email sent to customers, reports Variety.  If you have the $40/month package, you’ll save $10. YouTube...

How we use the Internet and the information shared, knowingly or otherwise, has become a seemingly endless issue of debate. Data scandals are aplenty and, with constant legislative overhaul underway across the world, the issue of online privacy isn’t going anywhere anytime soon.  We spoke with Jeremy Tillman, director of product at advertising and...

‘Britain’s lowest price Sky Sports deal’. That’s how TalkTalk is promoting its latest broadband and TV offer, and as far as catch-lines go, we have to admit it’s pretty strong. It certainly takes the edge off that crushing World Cup loss on Wednesday…a bit. So how low is lowest? Add all eight Sky Sports channels...

Microsoft has worked out another exclusive emoji for Windows 10, the infinitely awesome Astro Cat. Found by Emojipedia, the emoji is achieved by joining the ‘Cat Face’ and ‘Rocket’ emojis by a small string of characters in between. Specifically, this technique is known as the ‘zero width joiner’ (ZWJ), a specific string of characters that,...