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NBN Co screws lid on FTTP coffin

Copper and HFC dominate in new corporate plan
Richard Chirgwin, 17 Nov 23:02

FCC: Gonna need y'all to cough up $1.5bn to put broadband in schools

Kids need more fiber, says Wheeler, and you'll pay for it
Shaun Nichols, 17 Nov 22:20

Broadband sellers in the UK are UP TO no good, says Which?

Speedy network claims only apply to 10% of customers
Kelly Fiveash, 17 Nov 11:43

Virgin Media struck dumb by NATIONWIDE packet loss balls-up

Turning it off and on again fixes glitch 12 HOURS LATER
Kelly Fiveash, 16 Nov 12:30

FCC: You, AT&T. Get over here and explain this 'no more gigabit fiber' threat

Guess you're not interested in that DirecTV merger either, huh? HUH?
Shaun Nichols, 15 Nov 01:34

'Net Neut' activists: Are you just POSEURS, or do you want to Get Something Done?

Analysis You'll have to go to the Hill, so deal with it
Andrew Orlowski, 13 Nov 10:01

Is your kid ADDICTED to web porn? Twitter? Hint: Don't blame the internet

New study: What parents worry about – and what they definitely SHOULDN'T worry about online
Kieren McCarthy, 13 Nov 08:27

NBN 'working' on pay-for-fibre-to-your-premises product

New multi-technology principles mean if you're not getting FTTP now, paying's the only option
Simon Sharwood, 13 Nov 04:43

SCREW YOU, net neutrality hippies – AT&T halts gigabit fiber

What's faster? 1Gbps or the speed at which toys were just thrown out of a pram?
Shaun Nichols, 12 Nov 20:44

FCC makes up its mind about net neutrality: Er, we'll decide in 2015

An open internet is not just for Christmas, it's for life
Iain Thomson, 12 Nov 19:29

Shuddit, Obama! Here in Blighty, we ISPs have net neutrality nailed

Analysis BT and competition together at last
Kelly Fiveash, 12 Nov 11:05

Net neutrality, Verizon, open internet ... How can we solve this mess?

Analysis The finer points of telecoms policy explained in normal language
Kieren McCarthy, 12 Nov 01:03
Swiss alps

Has Switzerland cracked the net neutrality riddle?

Analysis As internet's stop-the-beastliness movement faces a fork
Andrew Orlowski, 10 Nov 23:28


Apple iPhone 4s, 5s, 6 and 6 Plus

Mobile carriers keep the promised land on an ever-receding horizon

Nobody - not you, devlopers or carriers - can afford the next generation of mobile services
NBN Co Customer premises equipment

NBN Co says Melton test not valid, likely uses processes developed there anyway

Reg gets its claws into leaked report of FTTP rollout experiment
Richard Chirgwin, 10 Sep 02:54
NBN Co Customer premises equipment

Vertigan killed FTTP but the battle for scalable FTTN has not begun

Australia's technology industries need to fight for the best-possible FTTN
Simon Sharwood, 01 Sep 22:14
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


Virgin Media CUTS OFF weekend 'net surfers after embarrassing smut-filtering snafu

Web Safe FAIL kills access to loads of 'respectable' sites
Kelly Fiveash, 09 Nov 14:30

Why 120 people protested outside San Francisco City Hall (Hint: 'Hybrid' net neutrality)

Vid+Comment Here's what you need to know in latest web fast-lane row
Kieren McCarthy, 07 Nov 23:43

UK superfast broadband? Not in my backyard – MP

Vaizey fiddles with phone as MP tells of Cheltenham's woes
Kat Hall, 05 Nov 16:58

Manufacturers SLAM UK.gov: 'High speed broadband' rollout is TOO SLOW

Not impressed with 'poor communication', either
Kat Hall, 03 Nov 13:46

NBN Co reports fibre traction and Telstra action

FTTP services breach the not-very-magical 200,000 barrier
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Oct 04:21

Austrian telco trials G.fast as 'interim solution'

Commercial services planned for 2016, long-term plan calls for fibre
Richard Chirgwin, 19 Oct 23:58

Mobile carriers keep the promised land on an ever-receding horizon

Nobody - not you, devlopers or carriers - can afford the next generation of mobile services
Mark Pesce, 17 Oct 05:02
Google Fiber

Don't mess with Texas ('cos it's getting Google Fiber and you're not)

A bit late, but company says 1Gbps Austin network almost ready to compete with AT&T
Shaun Nichols, 17 Oct 01:29

City council thinks what we're all thinking: 'Comcast is terrible – and NOT welcome here'

Worcester makes bold, entirely pointless stand against deal
Shaun Nichols, 16 Oct 14:19
xfinity wifi

Remember that tale of a fired accountant who blamed Comcast? It's kinda true, says telco

Updated ISP denies getting the guy sacked – but promises probe
Iain Thomson, 09 Oct 19:58
NBN Co Customer premises equipment

Vertigan hands Turnbull a knife, Turnbull carves Vertigan report

Government declines to spifflicate the NBN

NBN Co to launch commercial FTTN in Q3 2015

The slow crawl to a faster rollout
Richard Chirgwin, 02 Oct 00:01
NBN Co Customer premises equipment

NBN Co: Melton trial document SMELLS BAD

Network builder denounced leak before seeing it
Richard Chirgwin, 29 Sep 01:03