Tag Archive for broadband

LESS TALKTALK, MORE ACTION

Just because large, often slow-moving, targets are easiest to hit doesn’t necessarily make them fair targets. Dido Harding, chief executive of X-Factor sponsor TalkTalk, this week took aim at what she described as a ‘talented and lovely monopolist’.  She was…

THE LORDS’ BROADBAND PRAYER

The old duffers, better known as the House of Lords, are choking on their claret and cucumber sandwiches, but it’s difficult to win an argument when you conceded the debate 28 years earlier. Its Select Committee on Communications has had…

HURRY UP AND WAIT …

According to the latest international index published by Ookla, the company that measures all things broadband around the world, the UK (at just over 10Mbps) ranks 34th for average broadband download speeds. Lithuania comes top, with an average of 33Mbps. …