Broadband Content Bits: Broadband Stats; Greyhound Wifi; BeeTV-Amino Communications

Broadband stats The UK added just over one million broadband subscribers in the 12 months to July, giving it 17.83 million connections according to the Broadband Forum. Global broadband subscriptions increased 14 percent year on year to 445 million.

Greyhound wifi: When First Group launches its UK version of the US Greyhound bus service on Monday, customers will get free wifi thanks to a deal with Swedish mobile broadband company Icomera. The 3G connection will be via Vodafone’s network and the buses promise mains power points too. Release.

Bee TV The Italian IPTV start-up has signed a partnership to add its personalised, recommendation-based TV technology in set-top boxes made by Cambridge-based Amino Communications. Release.