TalkTalk acquires blinkbox in multiplay move

TalkTalk has confirmed the completed acquisition of video on-demand provider blinkbox Movies from Tesco, as well as its broadband subscriber base. As the UK market continues to see M&A activity towards converged, multiplay service offerings, the acquisition has expanded TalkTalk’s available range of TV and video content.

TalkTalk switches to Telefonica to strengthen quad-play push

UK MVNO TalkTalk Mobile announced a new agreement with Telefonica UK to use the O2 network to provide services to its 350,000 mobile customers, leaving behind Vodafone. TalkTalk will be able to offer 2G, 3G and 4G services to bolster its …

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Sky and TalkTalk partner on FTTP rollout in York

UK fixed line players Sky and TalkTalk have created a joint venture to deliver fibre to the premises across the city of York. The firms have taken equal shares in the JV, along with fibre infrastructure provider CityFibre, to build a nationwide FTTP network promising broadband speeds of up to 1Gbps to businesses and homes in the city.