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UK Broadband faster and nearly ubiquitous

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But overall internet penetration is disappointing

A stats story.  In the UK nearly 80% of internet connections are now broadband.  At the same time, broadband speeds are increasing.  Download bandwidth now averages 2Mbit/s.

All good if you’re actually on the internet, but overall internet penetration is low – fewer than 60% of households have a net connection.  Far more households have digital TV, around 80% I think at the last count.


Written by Robert

22 February, 2007 at 6:40 pm

Posted in General, Technology

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