High-speed internet

04.19.13
NBN bringing 1Gbps network to Aussies by the end of 2013
04.19.13

NBN bringing 1Gbps network to Aussies by the end of 2013

Don't want to trek it to Provo, Utah -- or Austin or Kansas City -- to get 1Gbps internet courtesy...

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12.11.12
Croatian Telecom piloting 1Gbps TeraStream network with Cisco behind the wheel
12.11.12

Croatian Telecom piloting 1Gbps TeraStream network with Cisco behind the wheel

Chattanooga has it, and soon Zagreb may have it too: Yesterday, Hravatski Telecom, the Croatian un...

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07.24.12
Comcast doubles broadband speeds 'in certain markets,' launches 305Mbps Xfinity Platinum service
07.24.12

Comcast doubles broadband speeds 'in certain markets,' launches 305Mbps Xfinity Platinum service

Comcast has just done the deed -- following a rumor on the matter, it's launching 305Mbps (down) /...

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07.04.12
The most expensive internet in America: fighting to bring affordable broadband to American Samoa
07.04.12

The most expensive internet in America: fighting to bring affordable broadband to American Samoa

"You could argue that there's some value in it." That's New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, s...

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12.14.11
Alcatel-Lucent plants two flags in Latin American soil: LTE and 100Gb/s cable
12.14.11

Alcatel-Lucent plants two flags in Latin American soil: LTE and 100Gb/s cable

Not content with newly arrived iTunes and Netflix, Latin America's growing population of web aficion...

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05.22.11
NC governor will let cable-backed bill restricting municipal broadband become law
05.22.11

NC governor will let cable-backed bill restricting municipal broadband become law

We've repeatedly hammered Time Warner Cable (and its big-cable cronies) for crying to the North C...

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05.09.11
WiMAX sleeve brings 4G speeds to the iPhone 4 in South Korea
05.09.11

WiMAX sleeve brings 4G speeds to the iPhone 4 in South Korea

This is exactly how we humans got out of the trees five million years ago. We spot a problem, l...

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03.30.11
Big cable-backed broadband bill soars through NC House, one step closer to stifling ISP competition
03.30.11

Big cable-backed broadband bill soars through NC House, one step closer to stifling ISP competition

We've said it before, and we'll say it again: Time Warner Cable is made up of some insanely shady f...

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12.10.10
FCC report finds 68 percent of US broadband connections aren't really broadband
12.10.10

FCC report finds 68 percent of US broadband connections aren't really broadband

As the FCC itself has made abundantly clear, the definition of "broadband" is an ever-changing one,...

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