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The free gifts are back on some BT broadband products and this time it is a Fitbit Charge 3 with a RRP of £129.99 and just in time to hopefully claim it before Christmas and stash it away as a present.
The Gigafast roll-out in Milton Keynes is expanding and is now rolling out in the Great Linford area taking the footprint we know about to 3,398 premises.
Our summary article for the ratings our visitors have given for customer service, service reliability and overall satisfaction with their broadband service for September shows the usual trend of small providers out performing the larger providers continues.
Now the dust has settled on the Virgin Media problems of Monday it is possible to look at what the various impacts were by using our broadband quality monitor that pings your broadband router to build a picture of latency over time.
The evening peak time window is the crucial time for broadband to perform well and with more and more people watching online video slow downs and blips in performance are more apparent in the form of buffering or video pixelating itself.
CityFibre is continuing what seems to be its single handed battle to convince the UK public that full fibre is better than any other type of broadband and a new survey of 1,000 serious games throws a number of soundbite facts into the mixture.
In the last couple of weeks we have seen some changes in what we are spotting for some of the BDUK superfast broadband roll-outs and that is more VDSL2 cabinets appearing with parts of the area also seeing native FTTP available.
We are aware of people reporting that Virgin Media is down in some areas of London and it appears to be an outage rather than slow speeds from looking at the latest speed test data.
Virgin Media is running a double speed promotion on four of its bundles for people signing up before 19th November 2018.