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Choosing a Desktop Computer in 2013

Choosing a Desktop Computer in 2013

Buying a personal computer today is a far more confusing task than ever before. The terms PC and laptop are still in use but a plethora of similar devices have somewhat complicated the buying process. Today we also have All-in-Ones, Netbooks, Chromebooks, Ultrabook™s, Tablets, Smartphones and more. In this series of articles we'll clarify what each type of device can do and explain what they are typically used for - and in the process...

Fibre Optic Broadband Availability

Fibre Optic Broadband Availability

Fibre Optic Broadband Availability In March 2013, I upgraded from ADSL to high speed fibre optic broadband. High speed fibre optic broadband is a "superfast" or "next-generation" broadband service that enables you to download a movie, watch a live or replay TV service (without any buffering), surf the internet and play games online - all at the same time. This three part article: Provides an overview of BT's fibre broadband network ...

Fibre Optic Broadband Installation

Fibre Optic Broadband Installation

Fibre Optic Broadband Installation This is the second of a three part article on fibre optic broadband. Fibre optic broadband is a "superfast" or "next-generation" broadband service that enables you to download a movie, watch a live or replay TV service (without any buffering), surf the internet and play games online - all at the same time. In part one I looked at the availability (or otherwise) of fibre optic broadband in the UK (see Fi...

Fibre Optic Broadband ISPs

Fibre Optic Broadband ISPs

Fibre Optic Broadband ISPs This is the third and final part of a three part article on fibre optic broadband. Fibre optic broadband is a “superfast” or “next-generation” broadband service that enables you to download a movie, watch a live or replay TV service (without any buffering), surf the internet and play games online – all at the same time. In part one I looked at the availability (or otherwise) of fibre optic broadband i...

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Fibre Optic Broadband ISPs

An article looking at the choice of fibre optic broadband ISPs. The companies providing our fast access to the Internet – ISPs.

I’ll look at the factors determining your choice of ISP, the ISP market and provide a shortlist of the best UK ISPs.

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Fibre Optic Broadband Installation

An article on fibre optic broadband installation in the UK. Highlights the notable differences between the equipment used in “standard” (ADSL) and fibre optic broadband.

Describes the installation process and explains why planning your switch to fibre optic broadband can be so important.

A typical new larger green BT cabinet for fibre broadband. You can just see the old non-fibre one in the top left hand corner.

Fibre Optic Broadband Availability

A look at fibre optic broadband availability in the UK.

We explain how most ISPs use BT’s broadband network, and show you how to check if fibre optic broadband is available in your area.

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Choosing a Desktop Computer in 2013

Choosing a desktop computer is not perhaps the simple task it once was.

In addition to the “standard” desktop, we now have All-in-Ones and touchscreen devices.