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UK FSB Seek 10Mbps Broadband for All by 2017 and 1Gbps by 2030

By Mark Jackson, ISPreview UK | July 14th, 2014 The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has today called on the Government of the United Kingdom to improve their current broadband coverage ambitions by raising the Universal Service Commitment (USC) from 2Mbps (Megabits per second) of Internet download speed to 10Mbps by 2017, which would then …

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UK Could Fall Behind Ireland as Vodafone Rollout 1Gbps FTTB Broadband

By Mark Jackson, ISPreview | July 3rd, 2014 According to ComReg, the Irish telecoms regulator, 43% of fixed broadband customers in Ireland receive sub-10Mbps speeds. But all that could change after Vodafone teamed up in a 50:50 Joint Venture with state-owned electricity firm ESB to splash €450m (£358m) on a nationwide roll-out of 1000Mbps capable …

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