BT has fired the starter's gun on a pilot that could see "ultrafast" broadband available to most of the country in the next five years.
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Rivals need enough room to being able to make a profit, so BT's pricing is facing scrutiny.
The president is pushing for the end of laws that protect larger, established Internet providers from competition, which he says harms the rollout of rural broadband services.
BT is looking at delivering fibre into basements as a way to fix up slow broadband in cramped parts of London.
One Italian group is showing how a do-it-yourself ethos can bring internet connectivity to an area where ISPs fear to tread.
ViewQwest announces its new 2Gbps fiber broadband service to be made commercially available in early-2015, offering the fastest residential internet connection in Singapore.
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…
Regulator changes the rules to try to give BT's competitors a chance in a more level playing field.
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.
A rise in uptake of TPG's ADSL2+ bundles has helped offset a decline in the number of stand alone broadband customers for the ISP.
A dispute is simmering between the private buyers of ISP Orcon and New Zealand state-owned networking company Kordia
Broadband speeds on the continent are only about three-quarters of the headline advertised speeds, the EC has found.
New ISP entrant AusBBS has revealed National Broadband Network plans with unlimited data, provided users do not breach the company's acceptable use policy.
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.
The theft of hundreds of metres of copper cable led to broadband outages in Middlesex and Sussex last year.
The UK can go ahead with its plans to use public money to partially fund the roll out of super-fast broadband infrastructure following European regulators' approval of the scheme.
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.
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