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Google Fiber’s CEO Stepping Down – Halts Fiber Plans in Several Cities

Google has done impressive work at bringing ultra-fast internet to parts of America, but it seems the company has hit a bit of a snag as it undergoes a huge management ...

October 26, 2016 at 12:00 pm by
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Amazon Could Become an ISP in Europe

Amazon is making moves to become an internet service provider within Europe, bundling online access in with its Amazon Prime membership package, according to a new report from ...

October 19, 2016 at 7:10 pm by

Nokia’s 65Tbps Fibre Transmission Sets New Record

Nokia’s Bell Labs has achieved a record-breaking 65Tbps over a 6,600km submarine fibre cable, which is 5Tbps faster than Google’s FASTER Cable undersea installation. The ...

October 15, 2016 at 12:20 pm by

Live in a Rural Area? You’ll Have to Request Broadband!

As technology advances, so does the needs and the things that are accepted as standard. Back in the day, it was a luxury to have a dial-up connection, often cutting out the ...

May 8, 2016 at 12:00 pm by

Verizon’s Network Damaged During Strike Action

Verizon is currently in a bad place, with recent news that they were going to stop supporting and repairing people on copper cables in favour of upgrading to fiber networks ...

May 2, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

New Study Shows Americans Are Using Their Mobile Internet More

Everything is changing, from the device in your pocket to your way we communicate with the whole world, we see something new come out every week. With Samsung hosting ...

April 20, 2016 at 4:20 pm by

Verizon Looking to Switch Everyone From Copper to Fiber

Internet speeds are going up and up, but the US still lags behind the rest of the world leaving many upset. Some companies charge for the bigger internet, but internet ...

April 13, 2016 at 5:40 pm by

UK May Have Hit Broadband Targets

When it comes to the internet the coalition government made a pledge that by 2015, they would have the “best superfast broadband in Europe”. The UK may have hit ...

April 10, 2016 at 4:00 pm by

Google Fiber Has Dropped Its Free Tier In Kansas City

Google Fiber is Googles way of providing the internet for a variety of users, with a wide range of choices to help people in all situations. Their $70 gigabit internet access ...

April 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

Linksys Introduces New Modem Router and More DD-WRT Support

Linksys is one of the biggest manufacturers of routers and network equipment in general, but that doesn’t mean that there isn’t room for a more devices as well as ...

January 29, 2016 at 8:28 am by

US City-Run ISP Boasts 10GBps Internet

An ISP run by the city of Salisbury in North Carolina, USA has announced that it is bringing speeds of up to 10GBps to local residents and businesses. The municipal service, ...

September 4, 2015 at 6:00 pm by

TP-Link Announces VR900 AC1900 WiFi VDSL2 Modem Router

TP-Link were recently in the news as the company behind Google’s fancy new OnHub router, but they’re also working on their own products. The latest which just has ...

August 21, 2015 at 5:00 pm by

FCC Wants Copper Networks Turned Off in Favour of Fibre Upgrade

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is introducing new rules designed to encourage internet service providers (ISPs) to shut down the internet copper network in ...

August 8, 2015 at 4:21 pm by

101 US Cities to Build Their Own Gigabit Networks

Like many counties that became used to using old copper networks to bring the internet to homes, the US is starting to fall behind in terms of price and speed, with its larger ...

July 10, 2015 at 6:00 pm by

Huawei Achieves 1 Terabits Per Second Speeds

Chinese networking giant Huawei, in partnership with telecoms company Proximus, have achieved unbelievable speeds of up to one terabits per second over super-channel optical ...

June 26, 2015 at 12:58 am by

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