BBC director general warns over ‘two-speed’ internet

The BBC director general, Mark Thompson, has warned broadband providers not to introduce charges for delivering the corporation’s programmes to homes via the internet.Thompson said today the continued success of online TV services such as the BBC’s iPlayer could not be guaranteed if internet service providers introduced a “fast lane” that would allow them to charge customers for receiving content more quickly.To read this report in The Guardian in full, see:
www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011/jan/19/mark-thompson-internet-bbc

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