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Latest Ofcom report using SamKnows volunteer data shows "superfast surge"

One in four UK residential fixed broadband connections is ‘superfast’, according to latest Ofcom research - using data collected from SamKnows volunteers.

April 15, 2014 - 09:15
New EU study (using SK volunteer data) reveals consumers suffer from geographic lottery for broadband

Europe’s 400 million Internet users face a geographic lottery regarding the price, speed, and range of choice of broadband – according to EU data released today.

March 26, 2014 - 12:38
UK overtakes major EU nations for superfast broadband

The UK has the highest take-up and coverage of superfast broadband among leading European economies, new figures show.

March 12, 2014 - 11:45
FCC and SamKnows launch new iPhone app

Following the successful launch of the SamKnows developed Android app last November the FCC have today announced the launch of an iPhone app.

February 25, 2014 - 18:22
Launch of FCC/SamKnows Speed Test App

Today saw the release of the new FCC/SamKnows Speed Test App for Android smartphones, as part of the Measuring Broadband America program to measure cellular and WiFi mobile broadband.

November 14, 2013 - 18:23
Ofcom publish "raw" data collected via SamKnows Whiteboxes

For the first time, Ofcom has decided to issue two additional data releases each year, which are based on tests run in the months of August and February by the SamKnows Whiteboxes.

November 6, 2013 - 13:45