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Virgin sets cable broadband world record
Superfast
Mobile

Virgin sets cable broadband world record

The ISP sets the world record for internet speeds delivered via cable after delivering on a Silicon Roundabout trial.
22 Jul 2011
The great fibre debate
Fibre
public sector

The great fibre debate

As ISPs squabble over infrastructure pricing and uncertainty surrounding demand, fibre broadband rollout in the UK could be in jeopardy. Tom Brewster …
13 Jun 2011
Virgin Media aims for fastest cable at Silicon Roundabout
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Network & Internet

Virgin Media aims for fastest cable at Silicon Roundabout

The ISP will test 1.5Gb broadband in London’s new tech hub.
20 Apr 2011
Fujitsu rolls out next-gen rural broadband
Rural broadband
Network & Internet

Fujitsu rolls out next-gen rural broadband

The company plans to bring next-generation broadband to five million rural homes, with the help of high-profile partners.
13 Apr 2011
Superfast broadband lines hit 250,000 mark
Broadband
broadband

Superfast broadband lines hit 250,000 mark

Point Topic claims there will be more than 250,000 superfast broadband connections in the UK by the end of the month – but this only equates to one pe…
12 Apr 2011
Virgin boosts XL broadband package by 50 per cent
Broadband connections
public sector

Virgin boosts XL broadband package by 50 per cent

Company's XL package has been boosted from 20Mbps to 30Mbps.
1 Feb 2011
Virgin Media's 100Mbps roll-out gathers pace
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Network & Internet

Virgin Media's 100Mbps roll-out gathers pace

The ISP gives ‘ultrafast’ broadband access to five more towns and villages.
25 Jan 2011
Virgin Media rolls out 100Mbps broadband
Fibre broadband
Network & Internet

Virgin Media rolls out 100Mbps broadband

The broadband provider is now offering 100Mbps connections to four towns in the UK.
8 Dec 2010
Virgin Media to launch Wi-Fi network?
Virgin Media
Mobile

Virgin Media to launch Wi-Fi network?

Media reports suggest Branson’s bunch might battle BT with its own Wi-Fi network across the UK.
24 Nov 2010
Week in review: Super fast broadband and wireless for
Week in review
public sector

Week in review: Super fast broadband and wireless for

Meanwhile the Oracle vs HP feud flares up. Again.
29 Oct 2010
BT slams Virgin 100Mbps broadband pricing
Money
broadband

BT slams Virgin 100Mbps broadband pricing

BT criticises Virgin's "premium" pricing for the 100Mbps announced this week.
28 Oct 2010
Virgin rolls out 100Mbps broadband
Fibre broadband
Network & Internet

Virgin rolls out 100Mbps broadband

After a leak from the Prime Minister, Virgin announces pre-registration for its 100Mbps broadband service.
27 Oct 2010
Virgin Media launches malware awareness initiative
malware
malware

Virgin Media launches malware awareness initiative

Malware-infected customers can expect a letter from the ISP about how to fix the problem and prevent future infection.
17 Aug 2010
Electricity poles give broadband to Welsh village
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Network & Internet

Electricity poles give broadband to Welsh village

Virgin Media and Surf Telecoms have teamed up to bring broadband to a Welsh village by running fibre over electricity poles.
27 Jul 2010
Government to tackle £4 million mobile theft loophole
Mobile
Mobile

Government to tackle £4 million mobile theft loophole

A new Government-initiated code of practice will help phone recyclers avoid being sold stolen mobiles.
23 Jul 2010
Virgin Media to launch 400Mbps router
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public sector

Virgin Media to launch 400Mbps router

The ISP makes bold claims of how fast its broadband will become by the end of 2010.
24 Jun 2010
Ofcom to cut landline termination fees
Cost cutting
Network & Internet

Ofcom to cut landline termination fees

The UK telecoms regulator tells the big players to cut termination fees by up to 85 per cent.
18 Jun 2010
Virgin Media to cut contractor pay by 15 per cent
Money grabbing
Business strategy

Virgin Media to cut contractor pay by 15 per cent

Virgin Media has told its IT contractors they must take a 15 per cent pay cut.
21 Apr 2010
A quarter of us would rather buy a new PC than fix a problem
frustrated computer user
Software

A quarter of us would rather buy a new PC than fix a problem

Computer problems cause us to shout, swear and even abuse our machines.
15 Apr 2010
Virgin celebrates 10 years of broadband in the UK
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Network & Internet

Virgin celebrates 10 years of broadband in the UK

A decade ago this week, NTL hooked up its very first broadband line.
29 Mar 2010
Today in tech:Tetris for medicinal purposes?
Calendar
Network & Internet

Today in tech:Tetris for medicinal purposes?

Pressed for time but need to keep on top of tech news? Look no further than this daily roundup.
26 Mar 2010
Virgin Media shows off its 200Mbps
Broadband cable
Network & Internet

Virgin Media shows off its 200Mbps

The speedy ISP will be demonstrating its superfast broadband at this year’s Ideal Home Show.
19 Mar 2010
Today in tech: Virgin gets high, Facebook threatens Daily
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Today in tech: Virgin gets high, Facebook threatens Daily

Pressed for time but need to keep on top of tech news? Look no further than this daily roundup.
11 Mar 2010
Virgin to run fibre broadband over telegraph poles
fibre
Network & Internet

Virgin to run fibre broadband over telegraph poles

Virgin Media thinks the system could boost speeds to a million UK homes.
11 Mar 2010