Conservatives resurrect 2025 full-fibre promise in 2019 manifesto
Plans were previously criticised by BT and subsequently left out of the Queen's Speech
The IT Pro Podcast: What does Labour's broadband bonanza mean for business?
We take a look at Labour's ambitious new infrastructure policy
CBI director: Labour’s free broadband plans born of “extreme ideology"
Organisation suggests the touted Openreach nationalisation sent a chill through boardrooms in the UK and abroad
Labour pledges free broadband through Openreach nationalisation
Universal full-fibre coverage, set to be rolled out nationally by 2030, will be funded with a tax on tech giants
Vodafone to expand full fibre to 15 cities in Openreach deal
Birmingham, Bristol and Liverpool are added to the existing 2020 roadmap
Zen Internet slashes broadband bundle prices
Award-winning ISP reduces contract prices across the board
Government and network operators back £1bn rural 4G scheme
Creation of the Shared Rural Network will see rivals cooperate to extend coverage in hard-to-reach areas
Why did the government’s 2025 full-fibre dream fail?
Just months after it was first pledged, the PM's plan to "unleash full-fibre” across the country has all but disappeared. What went wrong?
Queen's speech reveals backtrack on 2025 full fibre pledge
The commitment to accelerate the rollout by eight years had previously been met with criticism
Vodafone trials new networking tech to breakup monopoly
Open infrastructure project debuts in Europe in an effort to bridge urban-rural divide
‘Too many hurdles’ for 2025 full-fibre pledge
Government pledges additional funds but much of this will go towards installing gigabit connections as a stopgap
Urban-rural broadband divide persists, despite rhetoric
Select committee questions how much priority the government is actually giving to helping rural businesses
British ISPs fight to make the web less secure
Why Britain’s broadband providers are worried about a new technology that guards against online snooping
Openreach revises full fibre prices for small businesses
The new standardised pricing structure will make it easier for businesses to cost up their new site projects
Sky reportedly eyeing fibre investment with Liberty Global
The new network proposal could place serious pressure on BT and Openreach
Three UK defends 'misleading' 5G advertising
EE and four others have complained to the UK advertising regulator about its "entirely false" 5G marketing
Three launches UK's first fully unlimited 5G network
Unlimited data and speeds for one single price will appeal to some, but there some serious drawbacks to its launch
Terrible tech conference Wi-Fi could soon be long gone
New government initiative aims to attract more international events to the UK with better infrastructure
BT claims PM's 2025 full fibre pledge will cost £30bn
UK's largest broadband operator says its ready to expand if a deal is reached with Ofcom
What is a default gateway?
A look at one of the most critical components of a well-functioning network
What is SSID?
We look at what SSID is and how it is used to connect devices to the internet
US-Huawei sanctions leading to ‘major 5G slowdown’ in Europe
Swedish Telecoms giant claims key decisions are being put off due to security reviews and economic disputes
What is bandwidth?
We look at how bandwidth works, and why your internet connection sometimes slows to a crawl...