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Business in the capital is being stifled by poor broadband speeds.

The state of the London's tech infrastructure was laid bare this on Tuesday when it was listed 26 out of 33 European cities in rankings of how fast download speeds are.

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Business travellers to serviced apartments at an Isle of Dogs development will receive 1Gig broadband.

Marlin Apartments signed a deal with Hyperoptic to operate the high-speed internet connection in its Canary Wharf building as well as others in Southwark and the City.

bb-nov20-computerWEB.jpgWharfers abandoning their offices during the busy Olympic fortnight could be forced to endure slow internet speeds when working from home, due to soaring pressures on the network.

Next week, businessmen and women from across Canary Wharf are set to swap their daily commute for an alternative schedule centred around a desk much closer to their own front door, as a result of Government efforts to minimise transport chaos around London.


After years of suffering with derisory internet speeds, some long suffering residents of the Isle of Dogs have become the first to receive 1Gb broadband - about four hundred times faster than the previous norm.

Lanterns Court was the initial block in the area to benefit when it went live on Monday.