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New Plusnet research shows generational divide in UK lockdown activities

Wednesday 30 September 2020 | 10:52 CET | News
New research from UK ISP Plusnet has revealed a generational divide in lockdown activities. The company has now partnered with BT Skills for Tomorrow and social inclusion charity 'Good Things Foundation' to encourage people to take part in a 'Skills Swap' to help order relatives improve their digital skills.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: BT / Plusnet
Countries: United Kingdom
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