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Industry leaders slam website blocking plans
Houses of Parliament
public sector

Industry leaders slam website blocking plans

Google, BT, Virgin, Orange and Stephen Fry join forces to speak out against a last minute amendment to the Digital Economy Bill.
10 Mar 2010
Virgin Media to rollout 100Mbps in 2010
Broadband
Network & Internet

Virgin Media to rollout 100Mbps in 2010

Virgin Media confirms the availability of 100Mbps in 2010 and a further roll out of its ‘supercharged’ broadband speeds.
25 Feb 2010
Virgin Media backs Tories' plans as it re-brands
Broadband plans
public sector

Virgin Media backs Tories' plans as it re-brands

The head of Virgin's business division has backed the Conservative's new broadband plans as he re-branded its three-year-old acquisition.
10 Feb 2010
EC to monitor Virgin Media's traffic scanning
spy
Network & Internet

EC to monitor Virgin Media's traffic scanning

The EC is keeping an eye on Virgin Media's piracy gauging system.
26 Jan 2010
Manchester Corridor set for 100Mbps broadband
Broadband infrastructure
public sector

Manchester Corridor set for 100Mbps broadband

Local agencies are joining together to give a popular business area of Manchester next generation broadband infrastructure.
14 Jan 2010
Virgin tops UK's broadband speed charts
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public sector

Virgin tops UK's broadband speed charts

Virgin Media is the country's fastest broadband provider by some margin, according to the latest figures from internet comparison site Broadband.co.uk
5 Jan 2010
Virgin Media doubles mobile broadband speed
Mobile broadband
Mobile

Virgin Media doubles mobile broadband speed

Following its strides in fixed line super fast broadband, Virgin Media has now released a mobile broadband offering double its previous speed.
1 Dec 2009
Virgin trials deep-packet inspection for file sharing
deep packet inspection
public sector

Virgin trials deep-packet inspection for file sharing

Virgin Media is looking to monitor the illegal file sharing on its network.
26 Nov 2009
Tesco deal puts pressure on broadband bundlers
Tesco
public sector

Tesco deal puts pressure on broadband bundlers

Supermarket giant Tesco looks to battle the likes of TalkTalk and Virgin Media in the competitive home phone and broadband market.
19 Nov 2009
Virgin's results 'best ever' as customers spend more
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Mobile

Virgin's results 'best ever' as customers spend more

Virgin Media added more customers and got them spending more, helping its results beat expectations.
29 Oct 2009
Staying connected cuts stress for tech addicts
happy tech users
Network & Internet

Staying connected cuts stress for tech addicts

A new study by Virgin Media suggests we get a bit anxious when we're not constantly connected to our friends and family.
13 Oct 2009
Virgin Media tops broadband speed poll
Downloads
Network & Internet

Virgin Media tops broadband speed poll

Virgin Media and O2 performed well in download speeds last month but upload speeds are still very low for both companies.
5 Oct 2009
Virgin Media boosts bandwidth with Nortel sub link
network cable
Network & Internet

Virgin Media boosts bandwidth with Nortel sub link

An upgrade to a 238-kilometre undersea cable will help quadruple Virgin Media's network bandwidth.
14 Sep 2009
Reviews round-up: NAS storage and custom Linux
Software

Reviews round-up: NAS storage and custom Linux

This week we have a couple of heavyweight NAS options for your business, a tool for creating a custom version of Suse Linux, a Virgin branded netbook
11 Sep 2009
Virgin Media cuts price of 50Mbps broadband
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Mobile

Virgin Media cuts price of 50Mbps broadband

It may only be for the first three months, but Virgin has cut the price of its high-speed broadband.
2 Sep 2009
Virgin Media lifted by broadband success
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Mobile

Virgin Media lifted by broadband success

Virgin Media has posted losses but its investment into fibre optic broadband is keeping it afloat.
7 Aug 2009
SamKnows to test Virgin's super-fast broadband
Broadband
Mobile

SamKnows to test Virgin's super-fast broadband

Virgin Media announced today it has appointed SamKnows to independently test its broadband network’s performance.
24 Jul 2009
Virgin Media completes 50Mbps broadband roll-out
Broadband cable
Mobile

Virgin Media completes 50Mbps broadband roll-out

Virgin Media has completed work on its next-generation broadband network, connecting more than 12 million homes to broadband speeds of up to 50Mbps.
15 Jul 2009
Virgin Media not planning Phorm rollout
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Network & Internet

Virgin Media not planning Phorm rollout

Virgin Media hasn't exactly ruled out a Phorm deployment, but then it was never really planning one, either.
9 Jul 2009
Virgin Media to cut off persistent pirates
Network & Internet

Virgin Media to cut off persistent pirates

Virgin Media will suspend the internet connections of the most persistent illegal file sharers.
18 Jun 2009
Motorola help Virgin increase broadband speeds
Broadband cable
Mobile

Motorola help Virgin increase broadband speeds

Virgin Media has teamed up with Motorola for its high-speed broadband.
28 May 2009
Virgin Media secures more with less
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Security

Virgin Media secures more with less

Communications giant Virgin Media has slashed its UK corporate network security costs by 30 per cent by moving to a single supplier.
11 May 2009
Average broadband speed breaks 4Mbps
Broadband cable
Network & Internet

Average broadband speed breaks 4Mbps

Broadband.co.uk's speed tests for last month show the average broadband speed breaking 4Mbps for the first time.
7 May 2009
Virgin Media kicks off 200Mbps broadband pilot
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Mobile

Virgin Media kicks off 200Mbps broadband pilot

Virgin Media has embarked on a 100 person-strong pilot of its 200Mbps broadband in Kent.
6 May 2009