Virgin Media 9 month student broadband (2011)

UPDATE: Virgin Media have confirmed that they will be offering their 9 month student broadband packages for the 2013/2014 academic year. For full details, visit the Virgin Media student bundles page: Last week I mentioned that the Virgin Media 9 month student broadband deals were making a return for the 2011 – 2012 academic year. […]

Orange Home Broadband tops OFCOM customer satisfaction survey

At the time of writing, I am involved in a dispute with Talk Talk business over a simple billing issue, dating back to the point when they were instructed to upgrade a dial-up connection to a faster DSL service. Rather than upgrade the existing account, Talk Talk opened a new one and kept billing me […]

Pipex – Opal – Talk Talk Business (SIGH)

I’ve seen my fair share of court rooms over the years and frankly I can’t stand them.  In this post I am going to publicise an ongoing issue with Talk Talk in the hope someone senior within the company resolves the matter and saves us the hassle of County Court. Pipex Dial and Pipex DSL […]

A brief service interruption

From time to time, web hosting companies need to perform security or performance updates to their servers. When this happens, there’s always a chance that customers using those servers will face some website downtime. In many cases, web hosting companies will do this without any prior announcement which can be hugely frustrating for consumers. We […]

The Parrot AR.Drone – lost in (web)space – lessons in SEO

This is certainly a case of do as I say and not as I do.  Last month, I set-up a website for the Parrot AR.Drone, with the intention of generating a steady affiliate income from sales of the drone and related accessories. I’ll be the first to admit the site isn’t structured as well as […]

Speaking of Playstations… the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play

Following on from my last three posts – Can’t download your free PSN games?, Huge savings on the PS3 and Pre-order Modern Warfare 3 (MW3) you would be forgiven for thinking my blog is turning into a Sony Playstation fan site. I can assure you normality will be restored…. after one last Sony entry! O2 […]

Get James Caan: The Real Deal for free

A couple of days ago I noted “James Caan Business Secrets” in the list of featured apps on iTunes and thought I would give it a try. Bearing in mind I was expecting nothing more than a few hints and tips, I wasn’t that impressed to begin with. Although the content is presented by James […]