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Virgin Media trials delivery of fibre broadband using wireless radio

Wednesday 26 June 2019 | 17:05 CET | News
Virgin Media is testing the use of wireless signals to deliver fibre broadband and TV services to homes in the village of Greenham, near the UK town of Newbury. Virgin expects to start further trials of this technology later in 2019. 

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ericsson / Liberty Global / Virgin Media
Countries: United Kingdom
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