UK broadband market sees significant change in last two years - Point Topic

Thursday 26 August 2021 | 10:45 CET | News
The UK broadband market has undergone a significant change in the last two years. The UK market has been adding subscribers at a steady, declining rate in the last half of the last decade, with the transition from FTTC-based services to higher bandwidths underway, according to the latest research from Point Topic. 

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