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BT reveals plans and phones for its 5G network
BT reveals plans and phones for its 5G network By Dan Grabham

BT Mobile has revealed the plans and phones for its 5G network.The company's 5G network is live today in 20 towns and cities with a further 25 due by the Read more

BT Halo is another combined 5G phone and home broadband bundle
BT Halo is another combined 5G phone and home broadband bundle By Dan Grabham

BT is launching Halo, a converged 5G mobile and home broadband bundle and is launching 5G services from this Friday 11 October - it runs on EE's already-live Read more

BT Sport Ultimate update: Everything you need to know
BT Sport Ultimate update: Everything you need to know By Chris Hall

BT has been pushing to become the destination for sports Read more

Sorry, BT Sport Ultimate on your TV isn't actually in HDR
Sorry, BT Sport Ultimate on your TV isn't actually in HDR By Chris Hall

BT recently moved its BT Sport 4K UHD service to a new name, calling it BT Sport Ultimate - but it's not quite the ultimate yet Read more

BT Smart Home Cam review: An affordable, but flawed smart home security device
3.0 stars BT Smart Home Cam review: An affordable, but flawed smart home security device By Adrian Willings

Read our thoughts on the BT Smart Home Cam. An affordable, easy-to-use smart home camera with some weird and wonderful features. Read more

BT joins the 5G party, will launch in 16 cities this autumn
BT joins the 5G party, will launch in 16 cities this autumn By Rik Henderson

BT has announced its intention to launch a 5G service this autumn. Read more

WWE Raw and Smackdown switch to BT Sport from January 2020
WWE Raw and Smackdown switch to BT Sport from January 2020 By Rik Henderson

The date WWE starts on BT Sport has been revealed. Raw and Smackdown Live will switch from Sky to BT Sport from January 2020. Read more

How to watch the Champions League final in 4K, HDR and for free
How to watch the Champions League final in 4K, HDR and for free By Rik Henderson

BT Sport has the UK rights to show the UEFA Champions League final and is offering several ways to view the final, including in 4K, HDR and for free. Read more

BT Sport now available directly through Apple TV, Xbox One and Samsung TVs
BT Sport now available directly through Apple TV, Xbox One and Samsung TVs By Rik Henderson

You no longer have to have Sky Q, Virgin Media or BT's own TV service to get BT Sport. Read more

BT Complete Wi-Fi: Smart Hub 2 and Wi-Fi Disc aims to banish Wi-Fi dead spots
BT Complete Wi-Fi: Smart Hub 2 and Wi-Fi Disc aims to banish Wi-Fi dead spots By Chris Hall

With broadband speeds generally increasing throughout the UK, the biggest battleground in for internet service providers is now Wi-Fi. With connected Read more

BT TV gives you HD UKTV content for Dave, Gold, W and more for first time
BT TV gives you HD UKTV content for Dave, Gold, W and more for first time By Rik Henderson

BT has extended its partnership with UKTV, the provider of numerous television channels, including Dave, Gold, W and Alibi.Like Virgin Media, it has signed Read more

BT TV App Extra introduces offline and Smart TV viewing for catch-up content and more
BT TV App Extra introduces offline and Smart TV viewing for catch-up content and more By Rik Henderson

BT has announced a couple of changes to its BT TV app that add offline viewing, purchases and an additional subscription service to expand your BT TV experience Read more

BT TV adds Amazon Prime Video; Now TV still to come
BT TV adds Amazon Prime Video; Now TV still to come By Max Langridge

BT has now added Amazon Prime Video to its selection of on-demand apps. The company has said Now TV is still on course to be added in 2019. Read more

BT will be first to launch UK 5G in 2019
BT will be first to launch UK 5G in 2019 By Chris Hall

BT has made a huge swathe of announcements about the future of its converged networks covering BT, EE and Plusnet. Within the announcements (which basically Read more

BT Mobile enables Wi-Fi Calling and 4G calling on its network
BT Mobile enables Wi-Fi Calling and 4G calling on its network By Dan Grabham

BT has switched on Wi-Fi Calling and 4G calling for its customers as it ramps up its network features.The bad news it’s only available on selected plans Read more

BT finally gets all of Sky Sports and Now TV for Sky Atlantic and more
BT finally gets all of Sky Sports and Now TV for Sky Atlantic and more By Rik Henderson

One of the biggest quibbles many BT TV customers have had for years is that they couldn't subscribe to the main Sky Sports channels. There is a Sky Sports Read more

BT Whole Home Wi-Fi review: Changing Wi-Fi for the better
4.5 stars BT Whole Home Wi-Fi review: Changing Wi-Fi for the better By Chris Hall

It's difficult not to be pleased with the performance of BT Whole Home Wi-Fi as it simply solves the problem of weak Wi-Fi patches in your home. As we Read more

BT Ultra HD YouView review: 4K entertainment, but in limited supply
4.0 stars BT Ultra HD YouView review: 4K entertainment, but in limited supply By Chris Hall

This is a great first step in 4K, but with only one sports channel, many will probably want to wait and see how the service will be expanding in the Read more

BT Sport wins Champions League TV rights again, no free-to-air TV coverage at all
BT Sport wins Champions League TV rights again, no free-to-air TV coverage at all By Rik Henderson

BT has once again secured UK TV broadcasting rights for all Champions League and Europa League football matches, beating Sky in a bidding war. It has Read more

BT launches Whole Home Wi-Fi to eliminate dead spots
BT launches Whole Home Wi-Fi to eliminate dead spots By Max Langridge

BT has come up with a new Wi-Fi router system, the first of its kind in the UK, which promises to effectively eliminate "dead spots". The system comprises Read more

BT TV is getting a new look, more content and virtual reality in 2017
BT TV is getting a new look, more content and virtual reality in 2017 By Max Langridge

BT has announced plans to update its TV service during 2017 and there's a lot that's set to change. The biggest change will be the look of the interface Read more

BT launches Dolby Atmos sound with 4K TV packages, get the stadium experience at home
BT launches Dolby Atmos sound with 4K TV packages, get the stadium experience at home By Max Langridge

BT has upped its TV credentials and taken the fight to Sky Q with the announcement that Dolby Atmos will be supported with select sports shown in Ultra Read more

BT Family SIM plan for up to 5 family members could save you cash
BT Family SIM plan for up to 5 family members could save you cash By Max Langridge

BT has launched a new Family SIM plan that lets you and up to four other family members each have a SIM card for smartphones and tablets, with individual Read more

BT Smart Hub: BT's new Hub is faster, smarter and ready for the future
BT Smart Hub: BT's new Hub is faster, smarter and ready for the future By Chris Hall

BT has announced its latest router, called the BT Smart Hub, and claims it has the most powerful Wi-Fi signal of all its broadband rivals, to ensure a Read more

BT Infinity 1 offers 52Mbps fibre broadband from just £10 a month
BT Infinity 1 offers 52Mbps fibre broadband from just £10 a month By Rik Henderson

BT has introduced a new entry level fibre broadband package, BT Infinity 1. It offers speeds of up to 52Mbps as standard for as little as £10 a month.In Read more

BT's £12.5 billion EE buyout finally approved and will go ahead soon
BT's £12.5 billion EE buyout finally approved and will go ahead soon By Rik Henderson

BT's last hurdle for buying EE in a staggering £12.5 billion deal has now been overcome. The Competition and Markets Authority has given clearance to Read more

BT hopes to offer 500Mbps broadband to most UK homes, starts trial soon
BT hopes to offer 500Mbps broadband to most UK homes, starts trial soon By Rik Henderson

BT begins the first large-scale trials of its G.fast broadband technology in August, which is the first step, it says, to introducing up to 500Mbps ultrafast Read more

Fear the Walking Dead confirmed for UK, thanks to BT
Fear the Walking Dead confirmed for UK, thanks to BT By Stuart Miles

BT, not content with taking on Sky on the sports front, is now starting to take on the broadcaster on the TV shows front too.The telecoms giant, who has Read more

BT launching BT Sport Ultra HD, with a new UHD YouView set-top box
BT launching BT Sport Ultra HD, with a new UHD YouView set-top box By Chris Hall

BT Sport has confirmed that it will be bringing 4K sport to your TV in August 2015.Alongside a number of announcements, BT confirmed that a new channel, Read more

BT Mobile 4G SIM-only prices confirmed, positions it nicely before EE buyout
BT Mobile 4G SIM-only prices confirmed, positions it nicely before EE buyout By Rik Henderson

BT has launched its first mobile network offering for many a year with BT Mobile and BT Broadband customers get huge discounts on the company's new SIM-only Read more

BT Smart Home Cam 100 review: The all-seeing eye
3.5 stars BT Smart Home Cam 100 review: The all-seeing eye By Britta O'Boyle

The BT Smart Home Cam is a brilliant little camera that provides excellent image quality and a good solution for remotely checking in on your home. It Read more

BT Sport Extra red button service now available on BT, Sky and Virgin Media, offers more live footy
BT Sport Extra red button service now available on BT, Sky and Virgin Media, offers more live footy By Rik Henderson

BT Sport has introduced a red button service to offer even more live football than its existing channels can handle.As part of its battle with Sky, which Read more

BT Extra Box service launches for multi-room YouView viewing
BT Extra Box service launches for multi-room YouView viewing By Luke Edwards

BT now offers its Extra Box option for users who would like to have their channel subscriptions in more than one room.The additional YouView+ box will Read more

BT YouView+ Humax DTR-T2100 review
4.5 stars BT YouView+ Humax DTR-T2100 review By Chris Hall

YouView isn't standing still and the YouView hardware supplied by BT isn't either. The Freeview PVR and catch-up TV service set-top box needs to keep evolving Read more

BT Sport will be second broadcaster available through Chromecast in UK
BT Sport will be second broadcaster available through Chromecast in UK By Elyse Betters

BT Sport plans to add support for Chromecast, making it the second UK broadcaster available through Google's HDMI dongle.John Petter, consumer division Read more

BT YouView+ box gets downsized, now fanless
BT YouView+ box gets downsized, now fanless By Chris Hall

BT has launched a new BT YouView+ set-top box that has been substantially downsized as redesigned over the previous iteration.When we first saw BT's YouView Read more

BT's default filter settings will block porn for new internet customers
BT's default filter settings will block porn for new internet customers By Rik Henderson

New customers to BT's internet services will have adult content filtering turned on by default, meaning they won't be able to connect to any site focusing Read more

BT Home Hub 5 hands-on: Making BT Infinity even better
BT Home Hub 5 hands-on: Making BT Infinity even better By Chris Hall

It was only a few months ago that we were telling you that BT had launched the Home Hub 4, with a sleek new design and a bump in specs. At the time we Read more

BT Sport lands on Virgin Media, free for XL subscribers, £15 for other packages
BT Sport lands on Virgin Media, free for XL subscribers, £15 for other packages By Chris Hall

Virgin Media has announced that BT Sport is now available on its subscription television service. The new service from BT launched this month as a free Read more

BT HomeHub 4 hands-on: Bringing dual-band home
BT HomeHub 4 hands-on: Bringing dual-band home By Chris Hall

One of the key points BT is pushing with its new HomeHub 4 router is the slim design. Not only is it designed to be less obtrusive in your home, but the Read more

BT Sport challenges Sky Sports' dominance with huge studio, ground-breaking tech and social media integration
BT Sport challenges Sky Sports' dominance with huge studio, ground-breaking tech and social media integration By Rik Henderson

BT Sport will officially kick-off on 1 August in the UK and the service has revealed how it will be taking on Sky Sports in the battle for fans' undying Read more

BT HomeHub 5: Wi-Fi ac support, Gigabit Ethernet, the partner for your 300mbps Infinity broadband
BT HomeHub 5: Wi-Fi ac support, Gigabit Ethernet, the partner for your 300mbps Infinity broadband By Chris Hall

BT will be launching the BT HomeHub 5 later in 2013, following hot on the heels of the HomeHub 4. The BT HomeHub 5 will bring with it support for the latest Read more

BT responds to Sky Sports' free for a day promotion: BT Sport is free every day
BT responds to Sky Sports' free for a day promotion: BT Sport is free every day By Rik Henderson

Sky fired the first salvo in what is going to be an interesting battle with BT to capture the attention of sports and specifically football fans by making Read more

BT Vision subscribers to lose Sky Sports if they don't take Infinity broadband
BT Vision subscribers to lose Sky Sports if they don't take Infinity broadband By Rik Henderson

Many BT Vision subscribers are angry that they will lose access to Sky Sports when the communications and broadcaster launches its own BT Sport channels Read more

BT Home Hub 4 quietly released, brings dual-band technology, £35 upgrade price
BT Home Hub 4 quietly released, brings dual-band technology, £35 upgrade price By Chris Hall

BT has quietly released a new Home Hub router for BT Broadband or BT Infinity customers. The BT Home Hub 4 is the latest version of BT's own router, the Read more

BT could launch its own 4G phone network
BT could launch its own 4G phone network By Hunter Skipworth

BT may be planning to start its own 4G mobile phone network. The telecoms giant recently obtained some 4G spectrum and is searching for a mobile operator Read more

BT allows you to block cold callers with new 'nuisance call' killing BT6500
BT allows you to block cold callers with new 'nuisance call' killing BT6500 By Rik Henderson

BT has launched a new landline phone that can block nuisance calls, such as those from PPI and gas company cold-callers.The BT6500 range allows you to Read more

BT launches BT Cloud storage service, runs risk of music industry wrath
BT launches BT Cloud storage service, runs risk of music industry wrath By Rik Henderson

BT has launched its BT Cloud online storage service for its own broadband customers, which works with apps for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Android, giving Read more

BT SmartTalk lets you make calls from your smartphone on your BT landline account
BT SmartTalk lets you make calls from your smartphone on your BT landline account By Chris Hall

BT has introduced a new service called BT SmartTalk, which it claims can save you money by offering access to your BT landline tariff for calls placed Read more

Ofcom reveals new 4G spectrum bidders - O2, Vodafone, Three, EE and BT among the mix
Ofcom reveals new 4G spectrum bidders - O2, Vodafone, Three, EE and BT among the mix By Rik Henderson

UK independent communications regulator Ofcom has announced which companies have qualified to bid in the auction for the extra spectrum earmarked for 4G Read more