Communications

03.21.12
Broadcom extends fiber reach with BroadLight acquisition, intros new location architecture
03.21.12

Broadcom extends fiber reach with BroadLight acquisition, intros new location architecture

Here's a question: did Broadcom get a 50 percent discount for acquiring a company that already had...

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03.20.12
New undersea cables planned for arctic passageways, frozen gamers dream of lower pings
03.20.12

New undersea cables planned for arctic passageways, frozen gamers dream of lower pings

Hot on the heels of our own reporting of cables in the South Pacific (or the lack thereof), in flie...

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12.19.11
Daily iPhone App: IM+ with Beep
12.19.11

Daily iPhone App: IM+ with Beep

IM+ is one of the top-rated Instant messaging clients in the iOS app store. It has universal devi...

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12.01.11
AT&T blows a gasket, calls FCC report 'an advocacy piece, not analysis'
12.01.11

AT&T blows a gasket, calls FCC report 'an advocacy piece, not analysis'

You know who's madder than hot fury right now? That guy you picked last on your recreational kick...

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11.30.11
Brazil wants to build South American broadband network, says it will bring down costs
11.30.11

Brazil wants to build South American broadband network, says it will bring down costs

A pan-South American broadband network: It sounds rather ambitious, but that's exactly what Bra...

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11.10.11
Ericsson-sponsored 'On The Brink' mini-film puts connectivity in perspective
11.10.11

Ericsson-sponsored 'On The Brink' mini-film puts connectivity in perspective

Every so often, a film (or short) like this crops up. Be it from AT&T in 1993, or Microsoft ever...

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10.14.11
Microsoft finalizes acquisition of Skype, Tony Bates shares his thoughts (video)
10.14.11

Microsoft finalizes acquisition of Skype, Tony Bates shares his thoughts (video)

Well, it's finally happened -- Microsoft's acquisition of Skype has just been finalized, a litt...

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10.10.11
UK 4G network auction delayed, spectrum sell-off pushed back to the end of 2012
10.10.11

UK 4G network auction delayed, spectrum sell-off pushed back to the end of 2012

The dizzying world of 4G speeds remains a distant prospect for Britons, with telecoms regulator...

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09.06.11
Daily Mac App: Adium
09.06.11

Daily Mac App: Adium

Instant messaging is an essential part of modern communications. On the Mac, we're blessed with...

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