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Nick Baker, Broadband and TV expert

Nick Baker

Senior Editor

About the Author

Nick is the content editor for Uswitch's telecoms products, writing about and appearing in the media as a spokesperson and expert on broadband and TV services.

He's covered annual broadband price increases and quarterly Ofcom complaints data, as well as all the latest TV releases and how to watch the football on TV for the best price.

Expertise

  • Broadband services and technology

  • Digital TV and streaming services

  • Mobile releases, news and reviews

  • Product photographer

  • Video Editor

Featured in News

Nick has recently been featured and quoted in several high-profile publications including:

Articles written by Nick

Streaming on a laptop
23 April 2024

What broadband speed do I need for streaming?

The amount of broadband speed you need to stream depends on which platforms you use, what quality you stream in and how many people are in your household.

Read our broadband for streaming guide
Turn your TV into a smart TV guide
22 April 2024

Turn your TV into a smart TV

Smart TVs let you watch Netflix and other streaming services directly through your Wi-Fi. But you can make your TV smart with the help of a small, relatively cheap device.

Read our smart TV guide
25 March 2024

TNT Sports vs Sky Sports: what should I choose? - Uswitch

Compare TNT Sports and Sky Sports to see which TV package is best for you. Find out which channels you need to see the sports you love.

Read our TNT Sports vs Sky Sports guide
how to watch sky sports guide
12 February 2024

Want to watch Sky Sports Live? | Here's how to get Sky Sports

Showing live sports like Premier League and EFL matches, Formula 1 races and more, Sky Sports is a must for sports fans. Here’s how to get Sky Sports.

Read our guide to Sky Sports
How to watch HBO in the UK guide
09 February 2024

How to watch HBO in the UK

You can watch shows like The Last of Us, The White Lotus, and House of the Dragon on HBO – one of the most popular TV channels in the US. Here’s how to do it.

Learn how to watch HBO
09 February 2024

What channels are on BT TV (aka EE TV)

Considering signing up for EE TV - formerly BT TV – but not sure what you’ll get? Here’s a rundown of the channels across EE TV’s packages.

See the channels available on BT TV
A teenager pointing to a Wi-Fi router to explain to an older lady what it is. Next to an emoji of a satellite.
15 January 2024

What are the best wireless routers?

Guide to the best broadband routers in the UK. Find the best router for coverage across major providers like BT, Virgin Media, Sky and others.

Read our guide to Wi-Fi routers
man installing a satellite dish for Sky TV
12 January 2024

Do you need a satellite dish for Sky TV? - Uswitch

Do you still need a dish to get Sky TV? The hassle of getting a dish installed in order to watch Sky TV might soon be a thing of the past...

Read our Sky satellite TV guide
girl using an old rotary landline phone
07 September 2023

How to get broadband without a landline - Uswitch

Want broadband without a phone line? It's now easier than ever to get broadband without a landline frm many of the UK's major broadband providers.

Read our broadband with no landline guide
25 May 2022

Global Streaming Index

We reveal the best value streaming services across the world, based on the average price per subscription and number of films and TV shows available.

Learn more
20 May 2022

Over 8 million UK homes now have access to full fibre broadband according to the latest Ofcom report

Ofcom's latest Connected Nations report has revealed that 3 million more homes have access to full fibre broadband, up 10 percentage points from last year.

Learn more
27 April 2022

Successful Movie Sequels

Can a movie sequel ever be as good as the original? We reveal the best and worst movies from 20 of the highest-grossing movie franchises.

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