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Ofcom launches new Wi-Fi Checker app

Tuesday 1 December 2015 | 11:04 CET | News
UK regulator Ofcom has launched a new app for people to check their in-home Wi-Fi. The new Ofcom Wi-Fi Checker runs on smartphones and tablets and allows consumers and businesses to discover the quality of their wireless internet signal. New research from Ofcom suggests that wireless broadband may not be working as well as possible in almost 6 million UK homes and offices. This is often caused by the Wi-Fi set-up in the house slowing down broadband. The app tests the Wi-Fi set-up and, if it finds a problem, will provide troubleshooting tips to help improve broadband. The app can be

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