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10.31.14
AT&T and Verizon are upping bandwidth on select data plans
10.31.14

AT&T and Verizon are upping bandwidth on select data plans

These days we could all use a little more mobile bandwidth, and the folks at AT&T and Verizon...

By T. Seppala,   10.31.14
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07.21.14
Verizon FiOS gets a speed boost: now uploads go as fast as downloads
07.21.14

Verizon FiOS gets a speed boost: now uploads go as fast as downloads

Before Google Fiber, Verizon FiOS was the speedy internet service everyone wanted in their neighbo...

By R. Lawler,   07.21.14
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05.29.14
Google takes American ISPs to task over video buffering
05.29.14

Google takes American ISPs to task over video buffering

You don't like when YouTube videos pause during playback, and neither does Google. More often than...

By Z. Honig,   05.29.14
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03.23.14
Google's lightweight image format makes YouTube pages load 10 percent faster
03.23.14

Google's lightweight image format makes YouTube pages load 10 percent faster

We all want the internet to be faster, right? Well, Google is hoping to make that happen one YouTu...

By T. Seppala,   03.23.14
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03.21.14
AT&T thinks increased bandwidth costs are Netflix subscribers' problem
03.21.14

AT&T thinks increased bandwidth costs are Netflix subscribers' problem

AT&T's swinging back at Netflix CEO Reed Hastings' recent assertion that ISPs (internet servic...

By J. Volpe,   03.21.14
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02.23.14
Netflix deal with Comcast sends its traffic -- and money -- directly to the ISP instead of middlemen
02.23.14

Netflix deal with Comcast sends its traffic -- and money -- directly to the ISP instead of middlemen

Comcast should see its ranking in Netflix's speed report begin to recover after the two reached an...

By T. O'Brien,   02.23.14
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02.12.14
Netflix report suggests Comcast and Verizon FiOS speeds are slipping
02.12.14

Netflix report suggests Comcast and Verizon FiOS speeds are slipping

Netflix's latest ISP speed report is out and compared to what we've seen before, there are a few s...

By T. Seppala,   02.12.14
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05.01.13
Qualcomm aims to solve the coming mobile data crunch with small cell base stations
05.01.13

Qualcomm aims to solve the coming mobile data crunch with small cell base stations

Qualcomm's been doing very well lately, and most of those chips it builds are for mobile devices t...

By M. Gorman,   05.01.13
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01.11.13
Verizon's 'six strikes' policy will reportedly make users watch an anti-piracy video before bandwidth is throttled
01.11.13

Verizon's 'six strikes' policy will reportedly make users watch an anti-piracy video before bandwidth is throttled

We got some details on Verizon's (and Time Warner Cable's) so-called six strikes policy for dealin...

By D. Melanson,   01.11.13
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