Welsh Government’s hostility over delay to new broadband contract

Russell George the Conservative AM for Montgomeryshire in Wales, has criticized the Government's lack of explanation over the delay in awarding contracts for their new “superfast broadband” (30Mbps+) roll-out project, which aims to reach 88,000 extra premises in poorly served areas and could be worth up to £200m. So far, around 95% of homes and [...]

By | August 23rd, 2018|Internet, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

How to Secure Your Wireless Broadband Network

Your wireless broadband network is naturally prone to cyber-attacks from hackers. This fact is further made possible because the connection of broadband networks is set by default to stay on at all times. This means that the network makes use of static IP addresses, which in turn makes it easier for hackers to continually return [...]

By | June 19th, 2018|Broadband, Uncategorized, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

Broadband woes ‘causing arguments at home’

Nearly one in three Britons have taken out their frustrations over broadband problems on the people they live with, a new study has found. According to new research, the average person spends about 4.7 hours a day using web-enabled devices. Meanwhile, the average household of four was found to have eight web-enabled devices, with five [...]

By | April 27th, 2018|Broadband, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

Are you safe online?

At Dyfed Superfast we would like to make sure you all stay safe online and avoid any scams. Below is a list of our top tips. Avoid online scams – 5 things not to do. Never give credit/debit card or bank details. Do not allow remote control of your device if you are at all [...]

By | March 15th, 2018|Broadband, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

Top 10 Benefits of Superfast rural WiFi

High-speed internet connectivity has become part of critical infrastructure. In towns and cities, it is seen as the lifeblood of businesses and an essential foundation for encouraging inward investment. But superfast WiFi has just as much – if not more – to offer in rural areas. Here are ten key areas where superfast rural WiFi [...]

By | March 6th, 2018|Broadband, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

Can we increase your download speed?

We all know that some remote parts of Britain struggle to get a decent broadband connection, some places still get nothing at all. Here in West Wales we always thought we were the poor relation and now we have proof. Following a recent study for the British Infrastructure Group of MP's these are the worst [...]

By | August 7th, 2017|Broadband, Commercial, Internet, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

How does having Superfast Broadband change your life in Rural Wales?

When you live in any rural area you have simple day to day struggles; shopping, paying bills, finding work, and keeping up with village life. So most of us use the internet for everything, we even work from home as jobs aren't easy to come by. Unfortunately here in West Wales we were at the [...]

By | May 30th, 2017|Broadband, Commercial, Internet, Residential, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

Should carehomes offer wi-fi for their residents?

Were you aware that internet use for those aged 65 and over tripled between 2006 - 2013? The Office of National Statistics say that the older generation have now turned to the internet for their banking, shopping and keeping in touch with family as they spread wider around the world. Do you run a carehome? [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Broadband, Commercial, Internet, Residential, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

95% of homes within reach of superfast broadband

We live in rural West Wales where superfast broadband to some homes is just a dream. Well our guys should wear their pants over their overalls just like this superhero as we're actively getting superfast broadband to some of the most difficult areas. We're doing it with the help of the Government and the £440m [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|Broadband, Internet, Wi-Fi|0 Comments

We need your land!

Does your community have problems accessing superfast broadband? If you have some spare land and are interested in letting us pop a mast on it then get in touch with us on 01239 545 033 to see if it's suitable and discuss options. We will compensate you and your neighbours just might put you on [...]

By | January 26th, 2017|Broadband, Wi-Fi|0 Comments