Virgin Media – Customer Dis-Services

Well, hopefully this will be my last ever posting about Virgin Media.

I was going through my credit card bill yesterday, and found that they had charged my for a month after I’d switched to my new provider ….. so a phonecall was is order.

First customer service rep I talked to seemed to be . . . → Read More: Virgin Media – Customer Dis-Services

Bye Bye Virgin Media ADSL – and good riddance!

Right, I’m probably right now writing one of my last blog entries via my absolutely terrible Virgin Media ADSL connection, and may I say that I will hopefully never look back 🙂

After balling about them back in October about their worse than useless latency and bandwidth, I’ve done lots of research into other providers.  . . . → Read More: Bye Bye Virgin Media ADSL – and good riddance!

Solwise PL-200AV Push Homeplug AV Powerline Ethernet Adaptor – Review

Homeplug AV utilises the existing electrical wiring in a house to create a secure (128-bit AES encryption) network with a maximum data rate of up to 200 Mbps. The Solwise PL-200AV Push replaces the popular PL-200AV, which was awarded Editor’s Choice in Personal Computer World magazine in October 2007 due to its good performance in . . . → Read More: Solwise PL-200AV Push Homeplug AV Powerline Ethernet Adaptor – Review

Virgin Media ADSL – Latency is killing the service

For some time one of our ADSL lines has been serviced by Virgin.net – now Virgin Media, and from my own experience I really wouldn’t recommend them to any of my friends at the moment.

Why, you ask, wouldn’t I recommend them, I do this on two counts:

The provide telephone support on an 0906 . . . → Read More: Virgin Media ADSL – Latency is killing the service

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