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In recent years, internet gaming has increased in popularity exponentially. This guide will take you through a few things to take into consideration to ensure you get the very best online gaming experience — and maybe even give you an advantage against the competition.
The following broadband providers excel in offering great-value gaming broadband packages:
Note: Some internet games require subscription payments even after you have bought the game. Mostly these are MMORPGs (Massive Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games) such as the hugely popular World of Warcraft. These types of games have communities that need maintenance, the cost of which is covered by subscriptions.
However, if you just want to race someone on the other side of the world on Mario Kart DS, then your DS will connect immediately through a wireless network straight out of the box and there's no need to pay.
Ofcom's proposals for automatic compensation for customers who are treated poorly by ISPs have been welcomed by uSwitch.
Downloadable bills and a usage tracker are now available in the My BT app.
Broadband connections of at least 30Mbps are to be made available to all of Scotland under a new Digital Strategy.
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