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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Ofcom's latest survey of broadband coverage paints a picture of overall improvements in speed and coverage. But is the reality less appealing?
A village on the edge of Dartmoor will be one of the first places in the UK to benefit from a new way to get superfast broadband to challenging areas.
For the first time, UK cable connections were faster than fibre connections, though not by much. However, ADSL2 speeds have increased, while the speed gap between urban and rural users has narrowed.
Thirty five years ago the UK could have started the process of wiring up the country with fibre optic broadband. That never happened - but what's the situation now?
Some people have no complaints about their domestic broadband coverage while others think they spend more time on the phone trying to get an engineer than they do online. How does the UK really measure up?
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.
How successful EE, Vodafone, O2 and Three are at connecting calls has been scrutinised by the UK telecoms watchdog.
The British government is trumpeting a milestone for its £1.7bn ($2.9bn) Superfast Broadband project, which is taking broadband to rural areas from the Isle of Wight to the Outer Hebrides
The Chinese telecoms giant is continuing its investment in the UK with a new plant for chips and software.
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
Which streets offer speeds 30 times slower than Britain's average of 17.8Mbps?
You might be looking forward to fiber, but take pity on those in the UK forced to put up with broadband speeds of only 0.60Mbps.
A Central Coast-based animator that has worked to restore some of the missing early episodes of Doctor Who has said he may move his business to the UK if he can't access faster, and cheaper broadband.
Telecoms firm EE issues an emergency fix for a security flaw in the router it issues to its home broadband customers.
Copper thieves continue to cause troubles for UK broadband users.
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.
New vehicle-mounted earth stations could pave the way for higher capacity satellite broadband in planes, trains and ships.
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