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11.23.17
UK watchdog tells ISPs to advertise ‘real’ broadband speeds
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UK watchdog tells ISPs to advertise ‘real’ broadband speeds

Stricter guidelines should mean more accurate speed claims in broadband ads.

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10.25.17
UK watchdog calls out unlabelled Snapchat ads for the first time
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UK watchdog calls out unlabelled Snapchat ads for the first time

Geordie Shore's Marnie Simpson posted two offending Snaps in one Story.

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10.22.17
UK orders shutdown of online casino games aimed at kids
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UK orders shutdown of online casino games aimed at kids

It may be the largest crackdown on underage gambling in the country.

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05.04.17
UK ad watchdog to tackle misleading broadband speed claims
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UK ad watchdog to tackle misleading broadband speed claims

Four potential ways to make claims more transparent have been proposed.

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12.21.16
Sky broadband ads now show the speeds you'll actually get
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Sky broadband ads now show the speeds you'll actually get

And it's likely other providers will have to follow suit.

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11.30.16
'No Man's Sky' cleared in false advertising investigation
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'No Man's Sky' cleared in false advertising investigation

Hello Games has been given the all clear by the Advertising Standards Authority.

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09.15.16
UK ISP rapped for disguising flyers as missed delivery slips
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UK ISP rapped for disguising flyers as missed delivery slips

That feeling when you're waiting for an Amazon delivery and an ad turns up instead.

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05.04.16
UK ad watchdog forces ISPs to simplify broadband pricing
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UK ad watchdog forces ISPs to simplify broadband pricing

Hidden costs and multiple monthly charges could get them into trouble.

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