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uSwitch comments on introduction of auto-compensation for broadband and phone customers

Dani Warner broadband expert at uSwitch.com, says:  “Broadband is so essential to our everyday lives that we treat it as a fourth utility. For many, the prospect of any downtime …

Jon Slow: Game of Throne fans set for broadband buffering

Game of Thrones fans on the UK’s slowest street could watch all 67 episodes[1] in the time it will take them to download just one instalment of next month’s new …

uSwitch comments on ASA censuring Sky for misleading broadband ads

Following the news that the ASA has upheld a compliant on Sky over misleading broadband claims, Dani Warner, broadband and TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Broadband providers are no longer allowed …

Ofcom tightens rules around broadband speeds

Commenting on the strengthening of Ofcom’s broadband speed code from tomorrow, Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “The rules around broadband speeds are being tightened, extending the ability …

uSwitch comments on Sky price rise

Following the news that Sky is raising its prices, Dani Warner, broadband and TV expert at uSwitch.com, comments: “It’s clearly price rise season at the moment. After bill rises recently announced …

Sky’s the limit: Four gongs for Sky at Prestigious uSwitch awards

Broadband, TV and mobile provider Sky wins a spectacular four awards at the annual uSwitch Awards, including Quadplay Provider of the Year Plusnet takes home the award for Best SIM …

uSwitch comments on the close of Ofcom’s second ECN consultation

Commenting on the close of Ofcom’s second end-of-contract notification consultation, Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “The good news for consumers is that Ofcom seems determined to push …

Vodafone tops telecoms complaints for the first time

Following Ofcom’s most recent complaints figures being released Ernest Doku, telecoms expert at uSwitch.com, says: “With telecoms customers prepared to vote with their feet when they don’t believe their providers are …

Half of Brits will be heading into the office during the festive season – but spend their time watching films and online shopping

UK is a nation of Christmas workers as it’s revealed that 44% will heading to the office between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day, with 12% at work for the …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom’s Boost Your Broadband campaign

Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “As our slowest street data brought to life earlier this week, consumers are getting very different outcomes from the broadband market – and …