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By now you've probably seen the footage of fights breaking out over cheap electrical goods in supermarkets (top tip: Blaupunkt TVs are cheap all year round), but this absolute chaos isn't just restricted to the real world, it's also felled some web site operators who seem to have neglected to warn their sys admins to expect additional traffic. Still, the web remains the best option...by on 28 November 2014
Save big money on home and mobile broadband with these Black Friday deals!
Announced on 28 Nov 2014
Expires on 01 Dec 2014
Black Friday has become an annual tradition in the US, a day when the entire country stampedes to the shops to snap up some bargains. And in recent years it's started to become a thing here in the UK...
Our last competition of 2014 is our biggest giveaway ever! We want to know what you think about your broadband provider, and in return you'll get the chance to bag hundreds of pounds worth of high-tech goodies. Every year in our Home Broadband Survey we gather data on the UK's internet providers to see how they perform in key areas such as speed, customer service and technical support....by on 20 November 2014 2 Comments
Grab £150 Sainsbury’s voucher with BT Broadband, and save with new BT TV Starter
Announced on 17 Nov 2014
BT has boosted its Sainsbury’s voucher offer just in time for Christmas and is now giving away up to £150 worth of shopping vouchers to anyone who signs up for applicable BT broadband packages today....
Get free data for life when you buy an EE tablet!
Announced on 03 Nov 2014
Expires on 31 Jan 2015
EE has an incredible offer on PAYG tablets right now, but you’ll need to act fast as it’s only available for a limited time. Anyone buying a pay-as-you-go tablet from EE before the end of...
Free tablets offer - exclusive to EE customers!
Announced on 24 Oct 2014
Are you on the hunt for a new tablet? Are you an existing EE mobile customer? If the answer to both these questions is yes then you’ll want to take a look at these ace money-saving deals. EE...
Sky has been beaming TV into our homes via satellite since the 90s, and more recently it got into the broadband game with no small degree of success. So if we talk about satellite broadband Sky is likely to come to mind before anything else. But there is another kind of satellite broadband, and while it remains relatively obscure in comparison to most home broadband services it has a unique advantage...by on 03 October 2014
Back when dial-up internet was still commonplace and broadband was just starting to make an impact in the UK, BT delivered a product known as ‘ADSL Max’. This cutting edge technology promised a blazing 8Mb - a big leap over existing broadband. We enjoy much faster internet now of course, but you may still encounter phrases like ‘broadband max’, so let’s look at what...by on 24 September 2014
It’s been a long time coming but superfast home and mobile broadband is now widespread throughout the UK. Millions of us can take advantage of internet access which can far outpace the old ADSL that’s been standard for years. Is it time you gave your broadband a shot in the arm and upgraded to a faster connection? Let’s take a look at what it means, what it could cost and...by on 17 September 2014
Ending years of speculation, Apple has announced its first wearable technology in the form of a high tech wrist watch. Imaginatively dubbed Apple Watch, it bears more than a passing resemblance to many existing smartwatches but also introduces a few new features of its own. With a square, full face display the design isn't a million miles from competing models like the Samsung Gear and LG...by on 09 September 2014