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Feb 01, 2013, 06:00 ET

Plusnet Wins Big in Home Broadband Survey Awards

Accolades also go to Sky Broadband, Virgin Media and innovative gigabit ISP Hyperoptic Plusnet has been crowned Best Broadband Provider in a...

Dec 20, 2012, 04:48 ET

Don't Get Caught Out by the Hidden Costs of Tablets this Christmas, says Broadband Genie

Tablets are set to be the hottest gift of Christmas 2012, but broadband and smartphone comparison site BroadbandGenie.co.uk is warning that...

Oct 15, 2012, 08:00 ET

The UK Needs Fibre to the Home Right Now to Stay Competitive in the 21st Century, Says Broadband Genie

Britain risks being left far behind Europe and the rest of the world without immediate major investment in next generation communications...

Aug 31, 2012, 09:00 ET

Superfast Mobile Internet Set to Savage Home Broadband Sales

Is the clock ticking on fixed line broadband providers? A poll carried out by BroadbandGenie.co.uk indicates that home broadband could be heavily...

Nov 22, 2011, 05:00 ET

Only One in Five Consumers 'OK' With Their Mobile Broadband Speeds

The latest poll from Broadband Genie has found that just 20 per cent of mobile broadband users are happy with their speeds. Of more than 1,500...

Jun 21, 2011, 04:00 ET

Broadband Mad Brits Happy to Pay More for a Superfast Service

  Despite the recession the majority of us would be willing to pay more for faster broadband speeds, according to Broadbandgenie.co.uk. The...

May 13, 2011, 04:00 ET

Three Takes Top Honours in Broadband Genie Road Trip Awards 2011

Three's E367 dongle has taken the coveted Broadbandgenie.co.uk Dongle on the Move Award 2011. This was the third annual running of the mobile...

Jan 31, 2011, 04:00 ET

O2 and Virgin Media the Big Winners at Broadband Awards

O2 and Virgin Media took two awards each of the seven on offer in the first Broadbandgenie.co.uk Home Broadband Awards, announced today. O2 was...

Dec 09, 2010, 06:00 ET

Smartphones and Laptops as Popular as Tablet PCs, Says Santa

Despite a massive media frenzy for tablets such as the iPad, the latest research from Broadbandgenie.co.uk has shown old favourites such as...

Nov 11, 2010, 05:00 ET

Trouble for Top Tablets as UK Consumers Say 'no way' to Paying GBP400 for an iPad

The latest research from Broadbandgenie.co.uk has shown that most UK consumers won't dream of paying GBP400 for an Apple iPad, despite the...

Jul 13, 2010, 03:59 ET

Consumers Could be Wasting a Fortune on Unused Mobile Broadband Data

More than half of Broadband Genie visitors do not know how much mobile broadband data they use each month. In many cases, consumers could be paying...

May 28, 2010, 11:23 ET

'Super-fast' Unlimited Broadband: Can it be a Waste of Money?

While all the talk right now is about 'super-fast' unlimited broadband, consumers could be tempted into expensive deals they won't get value from,...