Sky has apologised to its broadband customers, admitting a barrage of new customers has overloaded its network.
BT has announced it is testing astonishing internet download speeds of 10Gbps at an electronics business in Cornwall.
Britain is falling behind the rest of the world when it comes to broadband internet speeds, according to a new report by Akamai.
The UK government's Culture Secretary, James Hunt has scrapped the previous government's pledge to deliver 2Mbit-per-second broadband to every British citizen by 2015, claiming that the plan was impractical.
BT wants the UK's wireless spectrum to be auctioned off, in direct opposition to the British government's plans to use it to extend fast and wireless broadband services to all.