Category: Broadband News

EE 4G Is Going Into 9 More UK Towns

EE 4G Is Going Into 9 More UK Towns

| February 28, 2013 | Reply

EE, the mobile communication company has just announced that it is now available in 9 more towns and cities in the UK. Hooray! Those lucky locations that now have access to the signal are Watford, Barnsley, Walsall, Chorley, Telford, Coventry, Rotherham, Newport and Preston. So those towns and cities covered now totals 27. EE’s Chief Executive Officer, Olaf Swantee, said: “We’re committed to […]

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4G Superfast Broadband Is Here – Some In Kent Can’t Make A Call

4G Superfast Broadband Is Here – Some In Kent Can’t Make A Call

| February 19, 2013 | Reply

So, Orange (EE) is the first network out of the blocks to offer the new 4G service and the innovative world that we live in seems to be moving along just nicely. If you were impressed with 3G and the speeds you’re achieving, then you’ll be even more impressed with 4G. The fact that we’re […]

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4G Mobile Launch Will Hit Millions Of TV Sets

4G Mobile Launch Will Hit Millions Of TV Sets

| February 18, 2013 | Reply

When the new 4G spectrum is turned on later this year, some 2.3 million homes are expected to be affected by TV interference. I some cases, over 40,000 could lose their signal completely with the lack of preparation and a little confusion over the big switch. It has already got the attention of senior Whitehall officials […]

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New Silver Youview Box From Humax Hopes To Shine

New Silver Youview Box From Humax Hopes To Shine

| February 14, 2013 | Reply

Humax is fast becoming the go to unit for Freeview boxes in the UK. They’ve now brought out their latest silver box of goodies called the DTR-T1010 which replaces the very popular DTR-T1000. Reports suggest that there’s very little change under the hood and just a slight cosmetic overhaul is all Humax have done here. The gubbings inside […]

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Tesco Vs Netflix

Tesco Vs Netflix

| February 14, 2013 | Reply

Next time you’re roaming down the isles of Tesco (if you shop there that is) and you’re just about to pick up a pack of Frosties, don’t forget to select your next streaming movie and then go to the checkout. It seems as though Tesco isn’t happy to sell you groceries, insurance, credit cards and […]

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4G Will Boost Mobile TV Viewing UK Broadband Says

4G Will Boost Mobile TV Viewing UK Broadband Says

| February 13, 2013 | Reply

UK Broadband has predicted the mobile super-fast broadband  will increase as streaming TV on mobile devices will become more popular, according to UK Broadband’s chief technology officer Philip Marnick. Everywhere you look, whether it’s on a train, in a supermarket and even at work, people are streaming TV on their smartphones and also on their tablets. […]

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BT Fibre Broadband Adds1.2m Premises

BT Fibre Broadband Adds1.2m Premises

| February 13, 2013 | Reply

In a recent announcement, 1.2 million homes and businesses will now gain vital access to BT’s fibre broadband network. This roll-out is expected to cost approximately £2.5bn and is planned to bring this technology to 66% of the population by the end of spring 2014. There’s a phase running at the moment where a planned 19 million will have access […]

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Exmoor To Get Superfast Broadband

Exmoor To Get Superfast Broadband

| February 12, 2013 | Reply

There are plenty of rural towns in the UK that require and need superfast broadband. Well, the residents of Exmoor are in for a treat. A group of residents and businesses plan to set up their own broadband service. This came after an announcement from BT that they would not be increasing the speed of its […]

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