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New lockdown causes surge in broadband traffic on TalkTalk network

Wednesday 11 November 2020 | 14:53 CET | News
UK telecoms company TalkTalk said it has seen a 40 percent increase in internet usage in 2020 as many Brits work from home.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: TalkTalk
Countries: United Kingdom
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