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It’s suspected that Ofcom wants to change the current broadband migration process so that the gaining provider leads the process with third party verification. What do you think about this?


    It will stop losing providers delaying the migration process
    (38%, 3 Votes)


    Gaining providers may abuse it to gain new customers without their consent despite the verification process (known as slamming)
    (38%, 3 Votes)


    They should leave the process as it is now
    (25%, 2 Votes)


    Losing providers should lead the process
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    It will protect customers if the losing provider ceases trading or is not contactable
    (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 8

Start Date: Tuesday, 21 February, 2012 @ 10:29 am
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think about the government spending £100m on ‘super-connected' cities?


    The money should go towards improving rural broadband instead.
    (50%, 5 Votes)


    Superfast cities will only benefit those who want to stream video and audio.
    (30%, 3 Votes)


    It will help boost the economy.
    (20%, 2 Votes)


    It won’t make any difference to businesses, as leased lines are preferred.
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    It will prevent the UK from falling behind other countries in terms of speeds.
    (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 10

Start Date: Wednesday, 25 January, 2012 @ 11:17 am
End Date: No Expiry

Which of the following issues will most greatly affect the Internet market in 2012?


    The court order to force BT to block Newzbin2
    (43%, 3 Votes)


    BT’s PIA pricing announcement for duct and pole access
    (29%, 2 Votes)


    The Government’s roll out of superfast broadband via the BDUK
    (29%, 2 Votes)


    Ofcom’s plans for traffic management transparency
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    The lack of adoption of IPv6
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    Ofcom’s latest plans to abort net neutrality
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    The forthcoming ASA broadband advertising guidelines
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    The DEA – three strikes rule, website blocking plans, etc
    (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 7

Start Date: Monday, 5 December, 2011 @ 2:16 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Are you interested in reselling VoIP?


    I already profitably resell VoIP services
    (50%, 3 Votes)


    Yes, to just a few customers
    (50%, 3 Votes)


    Yes, I have lots of interested customers
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    I’ve not really considered it
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    No, I would prefer to stick to broadband etc
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    No, I don’t see any demand for VoIP
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    No, I don’t think the time is right yet
    (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 6

Start Date: Tuesday, 15 November, 2011 @ 11:11 am
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think of the ASA guidelines for advertising broadband speed? (tick all that apply)


    The 10% requirement makes the guidelines useless
    (21%, 3 Votes)


    ISP advertising will become more confusing
    (21%, 3 Votes)


    Customers will still be unable to choose properly
    (21%, 3 Votes)


    The ASA need to review this in more detail
    (21%, 3 Votes)


    They will discriminate against ISPs serving rural customers
    (14%, 2 Votes)


    The basis for calculation is about right
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    Finally, ISPs with congested networks will be identified
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    Customers will be more able to compare ISPs
    (0%, 0 Votes)


    It will be easier to select the right package
    (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 7

Start Date: Tuesday, 18 October, 2011 @ 9:10 am
End Date: No Expiry