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5G about the whole network, not just speed, says Alca-Luminary

Devices and networks need to decide the best - not just fastest - link for each app
Richard Chirgwin, 01 Aug 05:29

Ah ha, mon amour violet ... French Iliad attempts to nibble on T-Mobile US

Offer for American telco may already have been tossed in le poubelle
Shaun Nichols, 01 Aug 01:30

T-Mobile US preps for $43 MEEELLION shower of gold on cram victims

Network braces for quarterly hit from repaying unwanted SMS charges
Shaun Nichols, 31 Jul 21:08

iWallet: No BONKING PLEASE, we're Apple

BLE-ding iPhones, not NFC bonkers, will drive trend - marketeers
John Leyden, 30 Jul 11:17

Speak your brains on SIGNAL-FREE mobile comms

Live Chat Readers chat to the pair who flog the tech
Simon Rockman, 30 Jul 10:02

Trying to sell your house? It'd better have KILLER mobile coverage

More NB than transport links to next-gen buyers - study
Simon Rockman, 30 Jul 08:34

DDOS takes down Cirrus Communications

Australian fixed wireless provider loses half its network for a day or so
Simon Sharwood, 30 Jul 05:52

We're BFFs AGAIN, say AT&T and Netflix after penning peering pact

Netflix customers rejoice - endless TV to numb pain of existence will arrive fast
Shaun Nichols, 30 Jul 00:58
Facebook privacy image

Ethicists say Facebook's experiments not SO creepy

A little consent would have gone a long way
Richard Chirgwin, 30 Jul 00:01
NBN Co Customer premises equipment

NBN Co pricing under spotlight

Hated CVC prices could be cut
Richard Chirgwin, 29 Jul 22:46

BlackBerry: We'll buy Angela Merkel's phone security company. HA!

Secusmart apparently to BOOST rep for snoop-proofness

Opinion

Apple Homekit prototype pics?

Home automation while it's hot: Winter warmth for lazy technophiles

Breaking Fad El Reg has a shufti at hooking your heating up to the Internet of Stuff
Nigel Whitfield, 24 Jun 07:15
NBN Co logo

Should NBN Co squeeze a server into FTTN nodes?

There's still time: node design hasn't been settled
Simon Sharwood, 23 Jun 21:44
Samsung RR82PDRS fridge

Internet of Things fridges? Pfft. So how does my milk carton know when it's empty?

Your home will never auto-refill itself with food'n'drink, folks
Chris Mellor, 17 Jun 15:02

News

Scotland's BIG question: Will independence cost me my broadband?

Feature They can take our lives, but they'll never take our SPECTRUM
Bill Ray, 29 Jul 09:01

Telcos renew calls to limit metadata retention

ASIO boss “doesn't understand” says iiNet's Dalby
Richard Chirgwin, 29 Jul 04:03

NBN Co adds apartments to FTTP rollout

Commercial trial locations to go live in September
Richard Chirgwin, 28 Jul 22:58

FTC to mobile carriers: If you could stop text scammers being jerks that'd be just great

Here's a hint: let customers dispute slippery premium fees
Shaun Nichols, 28 Jul 22:45

What FTC lawsuit? T-Mobile US touts 10GB, $100 family-of-4 plan

Folks 'could use that money for more important things' says CEO Legere
Shaun Nichols, 28 Jul 19:20

Samsung Z Tizen OS mobe is post-phoned – this time for good?

Russian launch for Sammy's non-droid knocked back

Verizon to limit unlimited 4G plans

Regular and solid throttling will be administered to 4G data hogs
Simon Sharwood, 28 Jul 05:29

Bring back error correction, say Danish 'net boffins

We don't need no steenkin' TCP/IP retransmission and the congestion it causes
Richard Chirgwin, 28 Jul 03:58

Pinterest diversity stats: Also pale and male (but not as much as Twitter)

Cats'n'flowers site latest to admit white men rule its roost
Jasper Hamill, 25 Jul 13:32

The seven nations where SIM CARDS outnumber PEOPLE

PLUS: You'll never guess the nations where broadband's IN REVERSE!
Simon Sharwood, 25 Jul 04:44
The Pirate Bay logo

The Pirate Bay opens mobile site

Mobile carriers are going to LOVE this
Simon Sharwood, 25 Jul 03:16
Comparison of BlackBerry Passport with rectangular phones

BlackBerry: Toss the server, mate... BES is in the CLOUD now

BlackBerry Enterprise Services takes aim at SMEs - but there's a catch
Andrew Orlowski, 24 Jul 16:06
BBC iPlayer

Auntie remains MYSTIFIED by that weekend BBC iPlayer and website outage

Still doing 'forensics' on the caching layer – Beeb digi wonk
Kelly Fiveash, 24 Jul 10:55
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Seeking LTE expert to insert small cells into BT customers' places

Is this the first step to a FON-a-like 4G network?
Simon Rockman, 24 Jul 10:01

BT: Hey guys, we've developed NEW MOBE TECH! It’s called... 2G

Zombie OnePhone claws its way out of the grave again
Simon Rockman, 24 Jul 08:02
hands waving dollar bills in the air

Facebook haters, look away now: BABY SNAP site's profit is up 138%

While a third of its addicts log in just from their phones
Jack Clark, 23 Jul 23:29

FRIKKIN' LASERS could REPLACE fibre-optic comms cables

Fire a laser, make an air tube, do stuff. Simple, innit?
Jasper Hamill, 23 Jul 16:55

Microsoft unsheathes cheap Android-killer: Behold, the Lumia 530

Say it with us: I'm King of the Landfill-ill-ill-ill
Andrew Orlowski, 23 Jul 13:33
June Whitfield shows old people how to use Twitter to complain

June Whitfield and EE to old folk: Would you like a nice cup of tea and some internet, dear?

And a biscuit, and one of those portable phones. Mm, lovely
Simon Rockman, 23 Jul 09:19