Better broadband: How to get your home up to speed
The pandemic has made plain how essential good broadband is. Here’s what to consider
How fast your broadband works will depend on what technology you are using, and what you are willing to pay for. Photograph: iStock
The Covid-19 pandemic has changed a lot about how we live and work, but one thing it has emphasised is how important good broadband has become.
Socialising, working, learning; the pandemic shifted everything online, as we embraced digital pub quizzes with family and hammered Netflix and Disney+ for entertainment. Zoom classes replaced yoga and fitness; Teams and Hangouts took over from the classroom and meeting room.