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UK study links slow speeds with low internet use

Thursday 16 June 2016 | 11:07 CET | News
New research from King's College London shows that slow broadband is leaving some parts of the UK behind on access to online services, reports BBC News. The research shows that many of the regions with the worst internet access also used online services the least. The study compared online logs with rates of use of the BBC's iPlayer. South Ayrshire, Ards and the Isle of Wight were among the areas where iPlayer was used the least, with similarly low levels of usage in the East Riding of Yorkshire, North Down and Midlothian. In areas where iPlayer was used a lot, such as London, south

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