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Another week, another tale of rural broadband woe. Property expert Henry Pryor has revealed houses without broadband could be worth 20% less than similar properties with a fast connection. This isn’t surprising to those of...0Read more
Facebook's announcement this week that it will splash out a cool 19 billion USD (£11.4 billion) on mobile messaging service WhatsApp was met with a mixed reception from investors, as the social media giant's share...0Read more
Consumers are finding their voices and complaining more than ever, according to a new study from Ombudsman Services. The research showed 38 million customer complaints were made in 2013, representing one every 1.2 seconds....0Read more
ITV caused great excitement this week with the news that it's poised to launch its first new channel in eight years. To be called ITV Encore, the station will - at least initially - be exclusively available on Sky TV, as well...0Read more
BT and Alcatel-Lucent were only too pleased this week to herald their success in a field trial of ultrafast broadband. The international telecoms giants claimed to have achieved the fastest ever real-world fibre optic...4Read more
This week saw mounting hubbub over the concept of using our smartphones and tablets to pay for goods and services - but does that mean this much-discussed technology is about to catch on? Mobile payment is often hazily defined....0Read more
As you're no doubt aware, 2013 turned out to be a pretty big year for the telecoms industry. With the government pushing forward with efforts to boost superfast broadband coverage, former Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt's...1Read more