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  • TalkTalk logo Free £100 shopping voucher with all TalkTalk broadband deals! Announced on 20 Apr 2015 Expires on 23 Apr 2015

    Sign up for any TalkTalk broadband package by the 23rd of April and you’ll receive a very nice extra: £100 of Love2Shop vouchers for use in high street stores. This offer is available on...

  • SSE logo Get FREE broadband for two years with SSE! Announced on 16 Apr 2015 Expires on 16 Sep 2015

    It’s not usually hard to find a free broadband deal here on Broadband Genie, but this new offer from SSE is one of the best we’ve ever seen. Sign up for a participating SSE Broadband deal...

  • Fuel logo Exclusive: Free Fuel broadband with Google Chromecast and £30 M&S voucher Announced on 16 Apr 2015 Expires on 30 Apr 2015

    Broadband Genie is back with another exclusive offer you won’t find anywhere else. Sign up for Fuel Unlimited Broadband & Calls by the 30th of April and you’ll not only get the broadband service...

  • EE logo Save £5 per month on EE Osprey mobile Wi-Fi dongle deals Announced on 09 Apr 2015 Expires on 24 Apr 2015

    EE has cut the price of Osprey Wi-Fi dongle deals this April, and somewhat unusually it’s a saving on the monthly contract price rather than the setup fee. Sign up for one of the two participating offers...

  • BT logo BT broadband customer? Get a cheap 4G mobile SIM with new BT Mobile deals Announced on 25 Mar 2015

    BT has announced details of its new 4G mobile service, and there’s good news for anyone who has BT home broadband. If you’re a BT broadband user you can benefit from a discount of £5 per...

  • Three logo Three launches new mobile Wi-Fi and tablet bundles Announced on 11 Mar 2015

    Three has a reputation for providing top notch mobile broadband services - something that’s backed up by its recurring success in our mobile broadband Road Trip - and their latest offering is an...

  • Get a free superfast broadband installation for your business with the Broadband Voucher Scheme

    Do you have a small business that would benefit from faster broadband? Connecting Cambridgeshire's Livia Oldland explains how you could upgrade for free with the Broadband Voucher Scheme. Digital technology has revolutionised the way we work, shop and socialise, and never is that more apparant than at Christmas. Christmas 2014 was a busy time for for online retailers. A survey carried out...

    by Matt Powell on 07 January 2015 1 Comment
  • The UK loves online shopping - 45% will do Christmas on the web

    As we saw from last week’s carnage the American tradition of Black Friday is now firmly entrenched in the UK. But this shopping frenzy isn’t just limited to scraps in the electronics aisles of supermarkets, online stores have also been attracting those who are after a calmer sort of bargain hunting, with big names like Amazon running week-long sales and the now-annual Cyber Monday signalling a...

    by Matt Powell on 02 December 2014
  • Black Friday carnage on the web - Argos, Very and more topple under pressure

    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 Matt Powell on 28 November 2014
  • iWatch revealed: the Apple Watch is here

    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 Matt Powell on 09 September 2014