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UK govt plans 10 Mbps broadband USO

Sunday 8 November 2015 | 21:04 CET | News
The UK Government plans to introduce a 10 Mbps broadband universal service obligation (USO), giving everyone a legal right to request a 10 Mbps connection by the end of the current Parliament. The government is looking to put access to broadband on a similar footing as other basic services like water and electricity. Prime Minister David Cameron said that internet access was not a luxury and should be a right, adding that it was fundamental to life in 21st century UK. The latest data from Ofcom confirms 10 Mbps is the speed needed to meet the demands of today's typical family and many small

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