The Keep Americans Connected Pledge has officially expired
Pai encourages lawmakers to consider The Broadband Connectivity and Digital Equity Framework
FCC awarding $16B to address rural broadband gap
“Digital opportunity delayed is digital opportunity denied,” says FCC Chairman Ajit Pai
Is your broadband coronavirus-ready?
It’s not a stockpile of toilet rolls that you should be investing in to survive lockdown in comfort
Telcos offer support amid COVID-19 pandemic
These companies will keep you connected during the COVID-19 outbreak
What is bandwidth?
We look at how bandwidth works, and why your internet connection sometimes slows to a crawl...
Openreach expands full-fibre rollout to cover 250,000 rural premises
The national infrastructure provider has worked on tackling network installation in ‘challenging’ rural locations
CityFibre buys TalkTalk's fibre network for £200m
The acquisition will help CityFibre meet new goal of eight million homes covered by full fibre by 2025
Openreach offers free full-fibre installation for thousands of homes
Around 13,000 more newbuilds per year could benefit from the cost-free installation of high-speed internet
Ofcom tweaks broadband rules to "supercharge" fibre
Regulator wants to speed up fibre rollout while encouraging broadband competition
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