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Inside bet365’s £1m business continuity project

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Online betting firm explains how it deals with spiky traffic, and the need to upgrade its WAN while maintaining an always-on service
21 Feb 2014

EE, Vodafone and O2’s joint venture Weve could cause a privacy stir

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Is the joint venture between the UK’s biggest telcos going to cause a customer backlash, and is it against the law?
10 Feb 2014

Pirate Bay launches 'PirateBrowser' to dodge ISP blocks on file-sharing

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Specialist browser launched 'to circumvent censorship', particularly in countries like the UK...
12 Aug 2013

O2 customers to get free Wi-Fi on London Underground

O2 joins EE and Vodafone as wholesale partners for Virgin Media's Wi-Fi service
12 Jul 2013

BSkyB 'free ride' with BBC data signal has to stop, says broadcaster

BBC considering charging BskyB for transmitting its programming
23 May 2013

BT's annual profits rise despite revenue fall

BT claims it has created 3,000 jobs in past year through its investments
10 May 2013

Genting Casino saves £250,000 in Virgin Media fibre network deal

Nationwide fibre network connects casinos, head office and business continuity site
25 Feb 2013

Second draft of £1.8bn Communications Data Bill is delayed until end of March

'Lack of technical understanding of Home Office officials is concerning,' says ISPA Council
15 Feb 2013

Wi-Fi arrives at 20 more London Underground stations

Camden Town is now among 92 Wi-Fi enabled stations
11 Dec 2012

Virgin to provide Leeds and Bradford with free Wi-Fi

Firm wins contract to provide free citywide Wi-Fi using small cell transmitters
30 Nov 2012

Capita acquires Expotel for £16m to add 'reach and scale'

Combined company will have 900 staff
31 Aug 2012

BT could go to war with Three at 4G auction

Telecoms giant indicates to Computing that it may want to bid for reserved spectrum
26 Jul 2012

Updated: Virgin, Vodafone, Everything Everywhere boycott net neutrality pact

ISPs refuse to sign 'full and open access' internet agreement
25 Jul 2012

BT duels with Kensington and Chelsea council over broadband block

BT says council will be left with 'historic broadband speeds'
01 Jun 2012

London Overground to offer free Wi-Fi to passengers

BSkyB to provide 60 minutes of access on all 56 Overground stations
26 Mar 2012

Government selects 12 companies to build public sector infrastructure

Winners of bids to supply the Public Service Network announced
26 Mar 2012

The High Court paves way for ISPs to block The Pirate Bay

Website owners 'encourage' infringement, says judge
20 Feb 2012

Austerity measures threaten innovation outside cities, says report

UK ranks with Belgium in EU innovation league
09 Feb 2012

Virgin Media tests 4G in London

Tests run ahead of the spectrum auction later this year
23 Jan 2012

UK government should combine network infrastructure plans, urge telecoms groups

Plea to pool funds for broadband, energy and health networks
10 Nov 2011

MPA puts pressure on Virgin Media and TalkTalk to block Newzbin2

Motion Picture Association wants ISPs to prevent subscribers from accessing file-sharing site
10 Nov 2011

Ofcom infrastructure report reveals fast broadband winners and losers

Northern Ireland tops fast broadband league, while Wales gets wooden spoon
02 Nov 2011

BT speeds up fibre broadband rollout

Telco is recruiting more engineers in bid to hit its fast broadband target one year early
31 Oct 2011

Virgin Media Business to enhance DVLA communications in £6.7m deal

Virgin's PSN accreditation was key to selection
25 Oct 2011