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Virgin Media offers SIM-only mobile deal for just £5 a month if you take TiVo, broadband and landline

Virgin Media offers SIM-only mobile deal for just £5 a month if you take TiVo, broadband and landline

By 6 May 2014

Virgin Media has launched new "big" bundles that offer all of its services for one fee. And if taken with the Big Kahuna bundle, a mobile SIM plan will cost just £5 a month with 250MB of data and unlimited calls and texts. That bundle also includes 152Mb... >>

UK’s average broadband speed almost 18Mbps, Virgin Media leading the pack

UK’s average broadband speed almost 18Mbps, Virgin Media leading the pack

By 15 April 2014

Britain's broadband speeds are on the rise, the latest Ofcom report finds. The UK's average broadband speed is 17.8Mbps, a rise of over 3Mbps in just six months. In the five years since Ofcom first began publishing data on the country's broadband speeds,... >>

International flights could offer up to 100Mbps wireless broadband by 2015

International flights could offer up to 100Mbps wireless broadband by 2015

By 8 April 2014

Mobile broadband company for the aircraft industry, Gogo, will launch a wireless broadband service capable of speeds over 70Mbps with Japan Airlines next year, with eyes on expanding that to up to 100Mbps and across other airlines soon after. It is utilising... >>

David Cameron outlines plans for UK's spectrum, promises 5G mobile broadband

David Cameron outlines plans for UK's spectrum, promises 5G mobile broadband

By 10 March 2014

David Cameron spoke at the opening of the CeBit trade show in Hanover, Germany and outlined his Spectrum Strategy, plans to make Britain one of the leaders in the digital future. As part of his speech, the UK Prime Minister promised that the country will... >>

Virgin Media announces new boost to customers' broadband speeds, now up to 152Mbps

Virgin Media announces new boost to customers' broadband speeds, now up to 152Mbps

By 28 February 2014

Virgin Media will boost all broadband customers' speeds again, now offering up to 152Mbps for UK subscribers to its top package. New customers are being offered up to 50Mbps on the Starter package (previously up to 30Mbps), and up to 100Mbps in its... >>

Sky Wireless Booster review
4 out of 5

Sky Wireless Booster review

By 29 January 2014

This is a review for Sky customers, as the Sky Wireless Booster is a new product in the company's arsenal. If you already have a Sky Broadband router in your home then, let us guess, its wireless power doesn't quite reach everywhere? In the UK, with our... >>

BT to spend £50 million bringing fibre broadband to more UK cities

BT to spend £50 million bringing fibre broadband to more UK cities

By 24 January 2014

BT will be throwing a hefty £50 million at fibre broadband expansion. This will bring greater connectivity to more than 30 cities and over 400,000 properties, it has announced. BT's fibre broadband offers speeds of up to 300Mbps with the likes of BT... >>

Superfast satellite internet coming to UK trains, planes and boats

Superfast satellite internet coming to UK trains, planes and boats

By 21 January 2014

Ofcom has just announced that it's going to free up satellite bandwidth to allow superfast internet access on trains, boats and aircraft in the UK. The new broadband speeds should deliver 10 times faster connections than are currently available while... >>

Free unlimited broadband for a year? Tesco has it in time for Christmas

Free unlimited broadband for a year? Tesco has it in time for Christmas

By 18 November 2013

Nothing is ever free, not really. And this is no exception - but it’s still impressive. Tesco is offering a year’s free broadband, with no limits on data, if you sign-up for a Tesco Home phone line for £14.90 a month. This 14Mb line will be available... >>

Virgin Media to offer unlimited 152Mb broadband from February 2014

Virgin Media to offer unlimited 152Mb broadband from February 2014

By 11 November 2013

Virgin Media is to launch an unlimited broadband service that it claims is "far beyond BT". The new high-end broadband service will offer speeds of up to 152Mb. It has also announced that it will be boosting the existing fibre optic network in order to... >>