Virgin Trialling 322Mpbs Broadband

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Earlier this week, I noticed that Virgin Media had upgraded my 152Mbps service to a whopping 322Mbps. Sadly, it was fairly short-lived – but here’s what I can tell you about it. Using my SamKnows monitoring box, I’m able to see regular snapshots of my broadband performance. My 152Mbps service is usually rock solid –…

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SamKnows Whitebox – Broadband Monitoring

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Do you ever sign up for something, forget about it, then get pleasantly surprised when a parcel turns up at your door? No? Just me? Last year, I noticed that the SamKnows website were looking for volunteers to take part in their European broadband survey. The product is the rather uninspiring named “Whitebox”. The SamKnows…

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