Broadband technology and product news, August 2015

UK People Could Spend 14K More on Homes with 100Mb Broadband

28 August 2015 by Saul Waldram
UK People Could Spend 14K More on Homes with 100Mb Broadband
A new survey of 3,000 Brits claimed that people would spend 8% (+£14,000) more on a new home if it came with a 100Mbps+ connection.....

Three UK and Vodafone Grab 1.4GHz Band to Boost 4G Speeds
Mobile operators Three UK and Vodafone have each secured a 20MHz slice of the 1.4GHz radio spectrum band from Qualcomm.

Small UK Business Managers Puzzled by Broadband and Internet Services
A new survey of 1,141 small and medium sized business bosses, which was conducted by the Daisy Group, has found that a staggering 92% have virtually no understanding of data centres, while 75% have no clue about VoIP and 44% are puzzled by “fibre broadband”.

First Customers Live on BT 500Mbps G.fast Broadband Trial in Huntingdon
As expected BT has confirmed that their first large-scale (2,000 premises) live customer trial of future G.fast broadband technology have begun in the market town of Huntingdon.

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