Broadband inadequacy holding the country back

Research published today shows widespread support for net neutrality amongst the IT community. The study, commissioned by Powernet, the UK’s oldest, independent business ISP, shows that while one in three IT decision makers think the government is not doing enough to support Digital Britain, only 19% believe the government should … Read more

South Korea tops the EIU’s inaugural government broadband index and Japan comes a close second

With ambitious targets for both the speed and coverage of next-generation broadband networks, the developed countries of South-east Asia score highest in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s government broadband index (gBBi), the first-ever index to assess countries on the basis of government planning, as opposed to current broadband capability. Greece is … Read more

Nominet launches a new, independent educational website to help people stay safe, do more and drive business online

Nominet UK, the not-for-profit organisation responsible for .uk Internet infrastructure, today announces the launch of a new website to support consumers and businesses online, knowthenet.org.uk. As the Internet plays an increasingly huge role in everyday life, consumers and businesses are increasingly looking for help and advice on a range of … Read more