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BT is looking at delivering fibre into basements as a way to fix up slow broadband in cramped parts of London.
BT researchers have been running field trials using the ITU's draft G.fast standard, and have already achieved download speeds of 800Mbps over short distances. It certainly goes well beyond BT Infinity…
Germany, US, and UK top a broadband study which claims there is a link between spending on telecoms infrastructure and GDP.
The Spanish telecoms giant has beaten its Italian rival to the Brazilian broadband provider.
Regulator changes the rules to try to give BT's competitors a chance in a more level playing field.
Pragmatism has already forced Malcolm Turnbull to step away from the Coalition's non-interventionist telecoms dogma. But as a coalition of US carriers threatens a freeze on infrastructure if that country's government declares broadband, it's worth considering which approach will deliver the most desirable outcomes.
Telecoms giant posts strong financials for the year on back of fibre broadband growth
BT engineers have been accused of pilfering lines and leaving customers in the lurch in order to set up new connections. It happens all the time, according to some.
For the first time since Ofcom started collecting complaints statistics, BT has taken the top spot.
Telecoms firm EE issues an emergency fix for a security flaw in the router it issues to its home broadband customers.
Top US officials have expressed concern at reports that Chinese telecoms giant Huawei is set to build a new broadband network in South Korea that Washington sees as a possible spying risk.
Chinese telecoms equipment maker cites trade protectionism and sinophobia from the U.S. government as reasons for its reduced market focus, adding these will not benefit broadband users in the country.
BT is adding new copper and fibre broadband customers to its network as it continues to extend the reach of its fibre network, but tough conditions in Europe and declining call revenues are eating into its takings.
Europe is hoping a more unified telecoms sector will spur investments in fast broadband and wireless.
BT is facing nearly £100m of repayments after Ofcom concluded the telecoms company had overcharged providers such as BSkyB, TalkTalk and Virgin Media for its ethernet services.
Slow broadband in rural areas is often a fact of life for local inhabitants that has to be endured until one of the big telecoms operators decides it's economically viable to extend their network. It's not easy, but not-for-profit grassroots community projects can provide an economically viable alternative.
From next month, scrap metal dealers will no longer be able to deal in cash, under a legal crackdown aimed at combating thefts that regularly cause broadband and phone outages for BT customers.
BT is recruiting up to 250 armed forces leavers to help with its fibre broadband rollout in the UK, having previously enlisted some 800 engineers from the military.
Third-party peering problems mean pages load at a snail's pace for some, while copper cable thefts shoot down internet and phone service for others.
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