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BT Sport football results show to be streamed live on Twitter

Monday, August 21st 2017

The idea is to give potential subscribers a chance to sample BT’s approach to sports broadcasting for free, and tempt them into signing up. It follows BT making the Champions League and Europa League finals available to...

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Best broadband deals for August 2017

Monday, August 21st 2017

Cable.co.uk has become synonymous with broadband comparison, but now, for the first time, its in-house consumer telecoms expert Dan Howdle, along with members of its crack deals-wrangling unit have hand-picked this month’s...

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Sky offers money back if its top fibre broadband package is too slow

Monday, August 21st 2017

The speed guarantee allows new Sky Fibre Max customers to claim money back in the first 30 days of their contract if they’re getting less than 55Mbps. Sky advertises its Fibre Max package as offering speeds up to 76Mbps...

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iD Mobile says sorry after wrongly charging customers for EU calls

Friday, August 18th 2017

Since 15 June, UK customers roaming in the EU should only pay the same as they would to use their phone at home. But iD Mobile has been charging its customers extra to call numbers in EU countries while they’re abroad,...

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TalkTalk offers 'best value' fibre broadband for £25 a month

Friday, August 18th 2017

The provider describes the deal as “Britain’s best value unlimited fibre broadband” but admits that’s only based on a comparison with BT, Sky and Virgin Media. TalkTalk’s basic fibre package, called ‘Faster...

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EE TV offers voice control via Amazon Alexa

Thursday, August 17th 2017

From today, customers with an Amazon Echo or Echo Dot can say ‘Alexa, ask EE what’s on TV tonight?’ and get recommendations from the same source that supplies Freeview Picks. Users can then get Alexa to record any or...

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Grenfell Tower charity football match to be shown live on Sky and Freeview

Thursday, August 17th 2017

The #Game4Grenfell takes place on Saturday 2 September and will feature former footballers, celebrities and special guests. It is being hosted by Queens Park Rangers at the club’s Loftus Road stadium, the closest league...

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Virgin Media is the best broadband for streaming Netflix, says Netflix

Tuesday, August 15th 2017

Netflix measures the prime time performance of its service on Britain’s six biggest broadband networks. The speed measured against all six providers improved in July, but Virgin comes out on top with a speed of...

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EE cuts broadband prices by £2.50 a month – for a limited time

Tuesday, August 15th 2017

For the next few days, standard 17Mbps broadband is £18.50 a month instead of the usual £21. The package is recommended for smaller households with one or two devices and you will have to pay £7 for router...

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First Utility adds gifts and vouchers to its ultra-cheap broadband deal line-up

Tuesday, August 15th 2017

Starting today, First Utility will be adding free gifts and vouchers to its existing broadband deals. It is offering a £25 Amazon gift voucher on its 17Mb ADSL (non-fibre) packages which, while some distance short of the...

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