Ofcom has announced a new 2018 voluntary Code of Practice (CoP) for broadband speeds which will provide more clarity when buying broadband, and give you further rights to exit a contract if the connection fails to deliver.
Sign up for any of the participating deals and you can claim a £50 cheque. And if you already have an active phone line you also won’t pay any setup fees.
The UK moved one step closer this week to making 5G mobile broadband networks a reality as Ofcom has confirmed six companies are competing for frequency space to be used for next-generation mobile networks.
Sign up to a participating EE package by the 28th February and you’ll receive a reward card loaded with either £50, £75 or £100 to spend on anything you like.
If you’re a Sky customer impacted by this you should receive notification very shortly. Read more: http://bit.ly/2CKo3dv
Between 23rd February and 28th March you can get TalkTalk Fast Broadband for just £17 per month for 12 months, which includes unlimited broadband up to 17Mb and phone line rental.
Get your hands on an awesome retro gaming console and a brand new TV to go with it in our latest prize draw giveaway.
The agreement between Defra, DCMS and the Church of England will help broadband providers to install equipment such as wireless transmitters, satellite receivers and fibre optic cables inside churches to bring modern broadband connectivity to local communities.
Broadband is now so important to our lives that access to fast home broadband connectivity and a good mobile signal could potentially sway decisions when buying a new home.
The increase will be in line with inflation, using the Retail Price Index (RPI). This will add approximately 4% to monthly fees, and may also impact call, text and data charges.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX is planning to launch two satellites on Saturday to test low-latency satellite broadband it hopes will eventually cover nearly the entire globe.
Join BT broadband by the 15th of February and you can claim a pre-paid credit card loaded with up to £120 to spend on whatever takes your fancy.
Google Home usually costs £129 but for a limited time anyone signing up for a new John Lewis broadband package will receive a free Google Home smart speaker along with their new broadband and phone service.
Until the 30th of February you can get broadband and a phone line for only £19 per month for the first 18 months, and as a reward for signing up you’ll also receive a £50 Amazon.co.uk gift card.
The Broadband Genie exclusive offer with Plusnet ends tomorrow! Fibre broadband from £24.99/mth + no setup cost + £50 Amazon.co.uk gift card 🤤
From 27th April adult web sites will be required to verify the age of visitors from the UK, or risk being blocked.
Cheap broadband and vouchers and no setup fee, oh my!
BT has launched a new range of high speed home broadband products. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2mCsvFr
Check out the first of three posts all about ISP filters, written with our friends Internet SafeMe #internetsafety #filters https://www.internetsafeme.co.uk/blog-1/what-are-isp-filters
A price rise on BT broadband packages comes into effect on Sunday 7th January, pushing the cost of its cheapest unlimited service up to £43 per month.
Enter our latest competition for a chance to win a Sony PlayStation 4 or £50 Amazon voucher!
We're also giving away a £50 Amazon voucher just in time for Christmas - enter by the 20th December to be in the running for this additional prize.
Considering its importance to modern life, internet access can easily be overlooked when hunting for a new house or flat to rent.
Have trouble managing multitudes of emails? Would you like to be able to automatically prioritise your email? Want to filter out the worst of the spam that hits your inbox? Gmail aliases can help.
Conservative MP Nadine Dorries has been forced to defend her approach to cyber-security after she revealed she routinely shares her passwords with her staff. This is a good time to asses how you manage your own passwords.
According to Ofcom under-age social media use is 'on the rise'. Read our beginner's guide to social media and privacy controls for some tips on staying secure on these platforms
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Even more fantastic Black Friday deals have now gone live! You can get a huge £130 voucher when you buy BT broadband - exclusive to Broadband Genie customers 👌🤙
We've already made available some fantastic Black Friday broadband deals. Get them before they disappear 🤤🤤
There are reward cards and vouchers galore in this week's best broadband deals.
Learn about wireless home broadband providers, and the difference between wireless broadband and Wi-Fi networking
BT has announced a price rise for its ADSL and fibre optic broadband which comes into effect early next year.
We've been told BT is planning to increase their prices in January. For those affected, remember Ofcom rules require providers to give customers 30 days to leave their contract penalty-free.
Each week the Broadband Genie team hand picks a selection of top offers to help you save money and get a better broadband service. This week: cheap Plusnet broadband with £50 cashback, and a budget TV deal from TalkTalk.
The free router supplied with a broadband package is a simple (and cheap!) way to get your broadband up and running, but it isn’t the only option. Read our guide: https://goo.gl/MF6gYB
There’s no doubt Wi-Fi is a wonder of the modern age, making it effortless to connect devices across your home without the need for wires. But sometimes Wi-Fi isn’t the answer and there are occasions when you need to complement your wireless with other solutions 📶
Securing your privacy with a strong password is straightforward provided you follow some basic rules 🔐👌
Nuisance telephone calls are an all too frequent annoyance for many of us, particularly those from a seemingly endless parade of PPI claim firms. But there are several ways to stop - or least reduce - nuisance calls on both mobiles and landlines.
Learn about Mobile Virtual Network Operators, and find out which network your mobile service uses.
Enter our latest competition and you could win a Playstation 4 with games and an extra controller! https://www.broadbandgenie.co.uk/blog/20171009-competition-win-playstation-4
While there are many benefits to sharing information on social media and expanding your own world, social media is not without its downsides too
Wi-Fi WPA2 security has been potentially KRACK-ed. This is what you need to know to protect your home Wi-Fi.
A Wi-Fi hub is the gateway between your personal devices and the wider world and if it is not properly configured your private data and home network - along with everything attached to it - are at risk.
Nearly half of over 55s have never switched or tried to haggle with their broadband provider.
If you’ve got a BT Infinity 1 fibre broadband connection it’s a good time to run a speed test, because you may have received a free upgrade 👌😃