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Virgin Media launches new employee community with help from Jive Software

Jive Software on Wednesday announced that Virgin Media, a leading provider broadband services for consumers and business in the United Kingdom and Ireland, has selected Jive’s interactive intranet solution to drive engagement amongst its employees. Show More Summary

Virgin Media is killing SmartCall, one of its most useful apps

To incentivise customers to sign up for its TV, telephone and broadband packages, Virgin Media offers a number of value-added services. These include access to Sky's mobile apps, but also things like cloud storage, web hosting and a rather useful tool that lets you use your landline minutes to dial premium numbers from your mobile. Show More Summary

One of the UK's biggest media companies is cutting nearly 1,000 jobs

One of the biggest TV and broadband providers in the UK, Virgin Media, is reorganising its business, and is going to cut roughly 900 jobs as a result. It wasn't disclosed exactly where in Virgin's business the job cuts will be made. The...Show More Summary

Virgin to launch Wi-Fi service

Virgin Media is to open up its network of superhubs to create a nationwide Wi-Fi network for customers on the go.The service, dubbed Virgin Media WiFi, will use 20 Mbit/s of broadband within the superhub that is over and above what the customer receives as part of their package. It mirrors similar services run by […]

“Ash vs Evil Dead” Finally Getting UK Release… TODAY!

U.K. cable giant Virgin Media, part of John Malone’s international cable operator Liberty Global, has struck an exclusive deal for Starz original series “Ash vs. Evil Dead,” reports THR. The deal will make Virgin the exclusive U.K. home of the show. Its TV customers will be able to watch it on demand starting TODAY. The […]

Book Publishers Expand UK Pirate Site Blocking

Book publishers are the latest companies to add yet more sites to the UK's unofficial 'pirate' site black list. In recent days another 16 domains were added to the blocklists of ISPs such as BT, Sky, Virgin Media, O2, EE and TalkTalk following action by the Publishers Association. Show More Summary

Virgin Media Wi-Fi service reaches 250 London Underground stations

UK internet service provider Virgin Media has rolled out its Wi-Fi service to 100 more London Underground (LU) stations.

Wi-Fi Pavement Lets Pedestrians Surf at 7x Broadband Speed

Virgin Media has blanketed one U.K. street with unlimited Wi-Fi coming in at speeds of 166Mbps

Richard Branson's Virgin Media is launching its own version of Y-Combinator in London

Virgin Media announced today that it is launching a new technology accelerator in London that will be "powered" by TechStars. The Virgin Media Accelerator, opening early 2016, will put 10 startups through a 13-week crash course in return for an equity stake in their business. Show More Summary

New Report Reveals £17.2bn Digital Opportunity For UK Retail And Wholesale Sector

Virgin Media Business, the arm of Virgin Media that provides products and services to UK businesses, has released a report from Oxford Economics that outlines the huge potential of digital technologies to boost retail and wholesale companies. Show More Summary

Virgin Media turns pedestrian pavement into WiFi hotspot

7 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Virgin Media and Chiltern District Council have installed what's billed as the "UK’s first ever Smart Pavement" in the English market town of Chesham. The pilot system uses access points hidden under the pavement to provide broadband...Show More Summary

Virgin Media Has New 200Mbps Package

7 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Ubergizmo

It looks like it can be rather difficult trying to wean ourselves off from the Internet, as we look for faster and faster connections all the time – preferably at reduced rates, too. Virgin Media knows this, where we did report on how...Show More Summary

Virgin Media broadband subscribers set to get free speed boost up to 200Mbps

Virgin Media is rolling out a package upgrade for its UK broadband subscribers that will see peak download speeds of up to 200Mbps, and a lowest tier of 70Mbps. Customers will have the option to upgrade their existing 50Mbps, 100Mbps and 152Mbps subscriptions to 70Mbps, 150Mbps and 200Mbps respectively. Show More Summary

Vodafone ends Liberty Global talks

Vodafone ends Liberty Global talks 28 September 2015 From the section Business Image copyright Reuters Vodafone says it has ended talks with Virgin Media owner Liberty Global over a potential asset swap. In June, the mobile phone network had said it was talking to Liberty Global over “a possible exchange of selected assets between the […]

Vodafone and Virgin Media's parent company call off swap talks

When Vodafone confirmed it was talking to Liberty Global, owner of Virgin Media, about a "possible exchange of selected assets," it suggested that the operator was looking to bulk up ahead of BT's upcoming EE merger. It's been several...Show More Summary

Virgin Media Looks At 600Mbps Network

8 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Ubergizmo

Virgin Media, the UK-based ISP, offers its customers with a router-modem combo known as the Superhub at the moment, and in recent times, the Superhub 2ac was also put up for those who would like to experience faster speeds – by forking out more, of course. Show More Summary

Virgin Media Broadband Charges Set To Increase – Again

8 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Ubergizmo

It looks like times are getting harder and harder, even for the technologically inclined. Apparently, Virgin Media has stepped forward to make an announcement of their plans to invest a whopping £3 billion in its fibre optic broadband network. Show More Summary

Virgin Media expands Wi-Fi network

Virgin Media is preparing a major expansion of its Wi-Fi network to mount a stronger challenge to BT as broadband and mobile services come together. The cable operator is planning to install Wi-Fi hotspots in its street-side cabinets to provide subscribers with internet access outside the home at no extra charge. Virgin is also preparing […]

Virgin Media ups XL TV price by £3 for Champions League footy

When BT finally announced how much it would charge customers to access its new European football channel, Virgin Media remained quiet on whether those overheads would be passed onto customers. The cable broadcaster has offered BT Sport's...Show More Summary

U.K. Cable Giant Virgin Media Names Content Team Leader

David Bouchier becomes the first chief digital entertainment officer of the Liberty Global company. read more

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