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  • Sky and TalkTalk team-up to offer 1000Mbps broadband to the UK
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    Sky and TalkTalk team-up to offer 1000Mbps broadband to the UK

    By 15 April 2014

    Sky and TalkTalk are currently reliant on using the infrastructure of BT Openreach to provide their internet - meaning paying BT - so they have teamed up to lay down fibre optic cabling that'll allow them to offer 1000Mbps internet in the UK. The Sky...

  • Sky Wireless Booster review
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    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, TalkTalk and Sky porn filters also found to block legitimate sex education sites
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    BT, TalkTalk and Sky porn filters also found to block legitimate sex education sites

    By 19 December 2013

    After months of debate, internet service providers have started to engage filters to protect children from porn at the behest of the UK government. For new BT customers, TalkTalk customers and Sky subscribers these filters will be automatically switched...

  • Sky Broadband Sky Hub pictures and hands-on
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    Sky Broadband Sky Hub pictures and hands-on

    By 17 October 2012

    Sky has announced the launch of a new broadband hub which it hopes will increase where you can use its Sky Go and Now TV services in the home, but is it that simple? Pocket-lint installed the new Sky Hub to find out. Open the box and the simplicity starts...

  • Sky Broadband Sky Hub router promises best Wi-Fi range
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    Sky Broadband Sky Hub router promises best Wi-Fi range

    By 15 October 2012

    Sky Broadband has announced that new customers will be getting a new router, dubbed the Sky Hub, which promises the "best wireless range of any major provider" in the UK when they sign up for the company's broadband packages. "The Sky Hub provides the...

  • Sky Anytime+ now available to customers on other ISPs
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    Sky Anytime+ now available to customers on other ISPs

    By 21 March 2012

    Pocket-lint has received numerous reports from readers that they can now access Sky Anytime+ on their Sky boxes when using an internet service provider other than Sky Broadband. We already knew that Sky was to change its policies on rival ISPs before...

  • Sky 40Mb Unlimited Fibre broadband lands along with free Wi-Fi from The Cloud
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    Sky 40Mb Unlimited Fibre broadband lands along with free Wi-Fi from The Cloud

    By 31 January 2012

    Big news if you're a Sky Broadband customer - not only is the satellite giant launching its own fibre-optic network with up to 40Mb download speeds - free Wi-Fi access from The Cloud is also set to rain in. Sky Broadband Unlimited Fibre is landing in...

  • Sky Broadband customers to get Cloud Wi-Fi access
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    Sky Broadband customers to get Cloud Wi-Fi access

    By 30 November 2011

    Sky Broadband customers look set to enjoy Wi-Fi hotspot access when out in town thanks to the company’s purchase of The Cloud. The move was confirmed by the Network Implementation Director for Sky Network Services, Trevor Legg, when he spoke to Pocket-lint...

  • Big 4 ISPs team up to protect kids online
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    Big 4 ISPs team up to protect kids online

    By 28 October 2011

    The top 4 ISPs in the UK - BT, Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin Media - have teamed up to publish a Code of Practice that should help parents keep their kids safe online. The Code is the result of discussions between ISPs, Government, NGOs, and parents’ and...

  • Sky Anytime+ review
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    Sky Anytime+ review

    By 29 October 2010

    With over 200 channels, you would think that there is already enough to watch on Sky, but if that's the case why are you always saying there's nothing on? Don't worry you aren't alone, and perhaps hearing the cries that people just want to watch what...