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Max Beckett

Content Editor - Broadband

About the Author

Max has the consumer at heart when it comes to telecoms. He's a resident Uswitch expert on saving money, handling price rises and knowing your rights as a customer. And you can find him offering his guidance and expertise as a spokesperson in a number of mainstream, regional and trade publications.

In addition, Max loves all things technology. From broadband and 5G to smart homes and smartphones, he's got his eye on future trends and the latest, greatest gadgets.

Writing guides, news and reviews as a Content Editor for Uswitch, Max is dedicated to helping you make more confident decisions with the gadgets and services you choose.


  • Saving money

  • Broadband

  • Mobiles & smart tech


  • BA in English Language and Linguistics - University of Kent

Articles written by Max

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02 February 2023

Revealed: Ofcom's most complained-about broadband providers

Looking to switch your broadband provider? Find out which providers top the latest complaints rankings from Ofcom.

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01 February 2023

Student Side Hustles

We’ve analysed popular online and offline side hustles, to reveal the most lucrative for students to start in 2023.

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13 January 2023

UK Fibre Optic Broadband Statistics 2023 - Fibre Optic Broadband Facts and Stats Report

The latest UK fibre optic broadband statistics for 2023, covering fibre optic broadband availability and regional variations, including average download and upload speeds and investment, different types of superfast broadband, and more.

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09 January 2023


Virgin Media review — is Virgin broadband any good?

See if Virgin Media's broadband service is up to scratch. It's certainly got the speed, but how well does it do everything else? Find out with our expert review.

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28 November 2022

Our best broadband deals Cyber Monday 2022 - Uswitch

Browse our best range of the latest Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2022 broadband deals on Uswitch, including heavy discounts on broadband and TV bundles...

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23 November 2022

Sky vs BT: who has the best Black Friday 2022 deals? - Uswitch

See our 2022 Black Friday broadband deals and TV bundles for Sky and BT and decide which offer is best for you.

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18 November 2022

Our latest Black Friday broadband and TV deals - Uswitch

Compare a wide range of broadband deals and TV bundles for Black Friday 2022. Choose between discounts, gift cards, and six months half-price broadband this November.

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16 November 2022

Huge Black Friday discounts on Sky broadband and TV - Uswitch

Sky has launched its Black Friday deals for broadband-only and broadband and TV bundles. Get heavy discounts and vouchers on Black Friday 2022 offers from Sky.

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11 November 2022

Our best early Black Friday broadband and TV deals

With Virgin Media, Community Fibre and Gigaclear all launching early Black Friday deals, you can get your hands on a cheaper Black Friday offer two weeks before the big day.

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10 November 2022

Virgin Media launches EARLY Black Friday broadband deals

Get heavy discounts on Virgin Media broadband and TV bundles with its early Black Friday 2022 broadband deals, including its huge Volt package with O2.

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Metaverse-Ready Nations
07 November 2022

Metaverse-Ready Nations

We have analysed nations across the globe on factors, including internet speeds and Metaverse interest, to reveal the most Metaverse-ready nations.

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 Online Learning Index
02 November 2022

Online Learning Index

We have analysed 50 UK universities on factors such as the number of online courses and university ratings, to reveal the best universities for online study.

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