Shares jumped 3% after the company announced 2.5 million customers have signed up for BT Sport television
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Wednesday 19 June 2013
We have world-beating companies here, but they lack support
Wednesday 12 June 2013
Mobile phone giant confirms approach to Germany's biggest cable company Kabel Deutschland
Saturday 08 June 2013
Back in April, Samsung’s Galaxy S4 smartphone was the hottest device around, but fears that demand has waned swept the stock market yesterday and investors hung up on its suppliers.
Monday 03 June 2013
Departing Virgin Media chief executive Neil Berkett was today named chairman of Guardian Media Group, sending a powerful signal that its loss-making flagship newspaper could soon charge for its website.
Friday 31 May 2013
Andrew Walker asks if the new Oculus Rift can give virtual reality the consumer success that eluded it in the past
Monday 20 May 2013
BBC Online also failing to meet target of 22m clickthroughs a year for connecting users to external sites
Friday 17 May 2013
Up to eight out of 10 broadband customers are confused about their contracts and feel trapped, new research shows.
Thursday 16 May 2013
TalkTalk today showed Britons are embracing internet-connected TV in their droves as the telecoms provider is signing up 12,000 customers a week, a rate that looks more than a match for rival BT.
Tuesday 14 May 2013
"Video advertising is the fastest-growing of all the sub-sectors of advertising and we're fortunate to find ourselves right in the cross-hairs," the chief executive of the video search engine Blinkx declared yesterday as he unveiled an eightfold leap in annual profits to $17.7m (£11.5m).
Monday 13 May 2013
You may not have heard of Huawei, but its products may well be in your house. Last year the company, based in Shenzen, China, overtook Ericsson to become the world’s largest manufacturer of telecoms equipment. It controls a quarter of the EU market in telecoms infrastructure and has won more than half of the contracts for 4G technology awarded in Europe, including big deals with EE (formerly Orange and T-Mobile), O2 and 3UK.
Saturday 11 May 2013
Telecoms giant says it can keep boosting profits and dividend in war with BSkyB
Friday 10 May 2013
BT shares today soared 9.5 per cent to a six-year high as annual profits rose to £2.5 million and City analysts hailed the telecoms giant’s new “free football with broadband” TV offering as a “masterstroke”.
Thursday 02 May 2013
Chief executive denies BT offer the greatest competition yet to Sky’s sports coverage
Saturday 27 April 2013
Hold on to your hats: two wells are planned near Blackpool in the quest for shale gas. While those close to the site in the Bowland basin in Lancashire might be a little nervous on hearing the news, punters piled into the AIM explorer that is going to start digging.
Tuesday 23 April 2013
"4G is going to replace bad broadband," declared Olaf Swantee, the chief executive of the mobile giant EE, as he claimed that the signal from his new super-fast 4G phone network is so strong that customers are not bothering with wi-fi – even in the home.
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