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Our broadband guides can help to highlight the best packages for those in search of good value or combined media packages with technical tips to help you get the most from your existing package.

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Almost famous: iconic characters redesigned as they ‘nearly were’

Our broadband experts have discovered how some of the most recognisable characters from gaming, TV and film were originally designed and worked with an illustrator to bring them back to life.

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How to set up parental controls for broadband

Parenting is full of challenges, not least when it comes to ensuring children's safety when they're online. One way of combatting the threats being online can pose is to set up parental controls for broadband - find out how here.

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Excellent episodes extravaganza: Every Drag Race episode ranked

After twelve successful years of RuPaul's Drag Race, the broadband experts have analysed every episode rating in Drag Race herstory, to reveal the best and worst episodes and seasons since the franchise began.

Inspiring Shows: Which TV series are giving us major fashion, beauty and interior inspo?

Inspiring Shows analysed Google search data from the last twelve months to find out which TV shows and characters are inspiring our fashion, beauty or interior choices the most.

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Lyrical decades | The most popular words in global No.1 songs of the past century

Discover the most popular words used in chart topping songs throughout history with a new interactive tool from our broadband experts.

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How to speed up your broadband

If you're struggling with the speed of your broadband connection, there may be ways in which you can speed it up, especially inside your home. Find out what you might be able to do here.

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How to keep your internet connection secure

Internet security is vital given the amount of personal information we transmit on a daily basis. Hopefully you already have a fairly good idea how to stay secure online, but if you're looking to top up your know-how, our guide should be able to help.

Franchise Flops: Which are the movies and games in our favourite franchises that didn’t live up to expectations?

Franchise Flops

Which are the movies and games in our favourite franchises that didn’t live up to expectations? analysed the world's most loved franchises from movies and games to see where each one flopped.

What is superfast broadband?

We all want fast broadband, but should we be looking at even faster broadband instead? All your questions about superfast broadband and whether it's worth your consideration are answered in our guide.

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Battle of the originals investigates to find out which of the UK's streaming services and broadcasters produce the most gender-balanced shows.

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What is the fair usage policy?

It's important that everyone has access to a good level of internet, which is why the idea of a fair usage policy has been adopted by most broadband providers. Find out more in our guide.

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How to cancel broadband contracts early

When circumstances or living situations change, households may need to cancel broadband contracts early. This guide explains how to do it and what your rights might be.