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Capital opens fibre broadband-enabled offices

Tuesday, July 30th 2013

Small businesses and homeworkers in London could benefit from a new venture rolled out by one company in the city that offers fibre broadband-enabled offices.   Capital Office is providing workspaces that can be rented by...

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CityFibre delivers fibre optic connectivity for Modrus

Thursday, July 25th 2013

Dorset-based managed IT and telecoms services provider Modrus has switched to fibre optic broadband. The firm is now using a network connection provided by CityFibre as part of an effort to speed up its processes and improve the...

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Gigler offers free FTTH broadband to Bournemouth charity

Thursday, July 18th 2013

LV=Streetwise, a Bournemouth-based safety education charity, has become the latest organisation to take advantage of ultra-fast broadband speeds offered by CityFibre's fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network. The service is being...

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Broadband 'vital to Aberdeen's economic success'

Monday, July 15th 2013

Boosting the provision of superfast broadband connections is crucial for stimulating Aberdeen's economy, a local official has stated. According to Barney Crockett, Leader of Aberdeen City Council, access to high-speed digital...

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EE unveils Bright Box 2 fibre broadband router

Thursday, July 4th 2013

EE is set to launch a new wireless router specifically for its fibre optic broadband customers. The Bright Box 2 is due to hit the market later this summer and is designed to offer stronger wireless signal, simple plug-and-play...

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CityFibre urges UK to follow Kansas City's fibre broadband lead

Wednesday, July 3rd 2013

CityFibre has urged the UK to take a leaf out of Kansas City's book by leveraging the potential of gigabit fibre optic broadband to encourage economic growth. Small businesses and entrepreneurs have flocked to the area since...

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Long-distance Skype call tests new Abthorpe super-fast broadband service

Monday, June 3rd 2013

The arrival of super-fast broadband in Abthorpe, South Northamptonshire has been marked by a video call between two residents and their granddaughter in Singapore. Not-for-profit company the Abthorpe Broadband Association (ABbA)...

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Easynet launches 'pioneering' bonded FTTC broadband service

Tuesday, May 21st 2013

Network, hosting and cloud integration firm Easynet has claimed a UK first by launching a bonded fibre-to-the-cabinet (FTTC) broadband service offering speeds of up to 160Mbps - rising to 320Mbps in the next few months. Known as...

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Sharp's Brewery benefits from Cornwall fibre broadband rollout

Monday, May 13th 2013

A brewery located in the north Cornwall village of Rock has become one of the latest to sign up for BT's fibre optic broadband service. As part of its Superfast Cornwall partnership with the EU and Cornwall Council, BT is...

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Ofcom hails booming fibre broadband competition

Friday, April 26th 2013

Ofcom plans to run a trial of 'white space' broadband technology this autumn, with the assistance of industry stakeholders. Gaps in radio spectrum - called white spaces - that exist between bands reserved for digital TV...

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