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Is this the real value of the regulator?

It looks like BT cannot escape the gaze of telecoms regular, Ofcom. Last week Ofcom announced plans that will force BT to give physical access to their fibre-optic cables, allowing other operators to take direct control of the connections. BT … Continue reading

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Game on! The Battle Over Content Is Heating Up

I blogged recently about the importance of content and how I believe that the Internet Service Providers need to concern themselves more with the quality of content they are offering than with incremental improvements in network quality. Customers today take … Continue reading

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Superfast broadband – all over the UK

The UK general election campaign is now underway and one government promise, slipped out quietly a couple of weeks ago during the Budget, may have passed you by. The promise is to accelerate the rate at which superfast broadband is … Continue reading

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Is Net Neutrality Just a Red Herring?

Net neutrality has been back in the news again with the recent Federal Communication Commission (FCC) decision in the USA coming down in favour of supporting the concept of net neutrality – much to the anger of the network providers. … Continue reading

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Thursday night’s forecast is sub-zero – with an emotional bite

‘Fortitude’ appears to have been a massive hit for Sky Vision – the international distribution arm of Sky. And I’m not surprised, I’ve been parked on the settee watching this new series with relish, and it really does come across … Continue reading

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Premier League Rights Are Vital For Telcos

I have blogged regularly on the impact of content on the telco and broadband sector. I believe that quality content is fast becoming more important than the network, which consumers are starting to see as a commodity. Of all the … Continue reading

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Who pays for Internet infrastructure?

You plug in your computer or connect your phone to 3G or 4G and you are online – the information flows. But have you ever thought about who is providing the infrastructure that allows information to flow around the world … Continue reading

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