Networks > Broadband

India pushes ahead with slimmed-down fibre rollout

Announces states to receive first fibre-to-the-village builds
Richard Chirgwin, 20 Jan 03:58

New York State plots broadband future

US$500 million to get to 100 Mbps
Richard Chirgwin, 20 Jan 02:58

Which of UK's major ISPs will let you have exotic p0rn? NONE OF THEM

Firms vow traffic throttling WON'T damage OTT players
Kelly Fiveash, 19 Jan 13:53

NBN's basement-dive begins in earnest

Apartments lined up for March service launch
Richard Chirgwin, 18 Jan 23:14

Future imperfect: A UK broadband retrospective

Feature All that money spent. What is there to show for it?
Nigel Whitfield, 17 Jan 10:00

Virgin, Qualcomm, back 600-satellite space internet plan

Beardy Branson boards next-billion bandwagon, but his plan doesn't add up
Simon Sharwood, 16 Jan 07:31

BT bemoans 'misconceived' SUPERFAST broadband regs

Sky, TalkTalk happy as Ofcom muses on pricing and margins
Paul Kunert, 15 Jan 15:27

Crap broadband holds back HALF of rural small biz types

Country folk regularly swear at routers – SME org
Kat Hall, 15 Jan 12:28
Hacker image

Sony post-mortem: Obama lobbies for new legal powers to thwart hackers

Moon on stick proposals include cheaper broadband access
Kelly Fiveash, 10 Jan 19:33

So: Will we get net neutrality? El Reg decodes FCC boss Tom Wheeler

Analysis Look like it's gonna be Title II – but what flavor?
Kieren McCarthy, 09 Jan 00:11


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
Mark Pesce, 17 Oct 05:02
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


TPG unplugs NBN rival fibre to the basement service

Requirement to create wholesale service proves too painful
Simon Sharwood, 05 Jan 21:48

BT takes broadband to NEW PLACES. That's right: CITIES

Will ‘cabinets in the basement’ be the next big thing?
Simon Rockman, 23 Dec 11:05

FCC hits pause on Comcast-TWC gobble AGAIN

More time needed to review documents, say feds
Shaun Nichols, 23 Dec 01:03

NBN Co reveals product roadmap and Telstra planning deal

Hybrid fibre-coax trials to commence in late 2015
Simon Sharwood, 19 Dec 05:05

Net Neut: Verizon flips the bird to FCC on peering deal crackdown

You can't stop us creating web traffic fast-lanes, telco says
Shaun Nichols, 19 Dec 02:36

Gigabit-over-TV-cable spec DOCSIS 3.1 passes interop test

Saviour of Australia's National Broadband network edges closer to real-world deployment
Simon Sharwood, 17 Dec 00:37

TalkTalk customers demand opt-out fix for telco's DNS ad-jacking tactics

Error Replacement Service is a neat moneyspinner for ISP
Kelly Fiveash, 15 Dec 16:27

Plusnet could face DATA BREACH probe over SPAM HELL gripes

Exclusive ICO tells El Reg it's gathering evidence
Kelly Fiveash, 15 Dec 10:27

French space agency teams with Google for broadband balloons

Antarctic balloon tech to be shared in hope of beaming bits to bods
Simon Sharwood, 14 Dec 23:27
David Thodey, Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Morrow sign NBN agreements

NBN Co, Turnbull, issue contradictory broadband speed promises

Announcement of Telstra and Optus deals mentions 'goal' and 'policy to ensure' 25Mbps
Simon Sharwood, 14 Dec 22:30

Thought your household broadband was pants? Small biz has it worse

Ofcom: Only 56% of SMEs can access 'superfast' connections
OUT-LAW.COM, 11 Dec 10:35

Net neutrality: Cisco, Intel, IBM warn FCC NOT to crack down on ISPs

Dozens of IT giants claim Title II will stifle broadband growth
Kieren McCarthy, 10 Dec 19:58 is HERE: Sckipio slurps funding to cook up SPAWN of VDSL tech

Israeli firm charges ahead with gigabit-over-copper kit
Simon Rockman, 10 Dec 12:44

Mom and daughter SUE Comcast for 'smuggling' public Wi-Fi hotspot into their home

Californian family upset router went to Xfinity and beyond

Virgin Media's ad fibs EXPOSED by bitter rival BT

Blighty watchdog punishes cable ISP for 'misleading' customers with savings claims
Kelly Fiveash, 10 Dec 00:31
NBN Co Customer premises equipment

Telstra's NBN boondoggle nearly set in stone: reports

BEELIONS to flow out of the half-bakery
Richard Chirgwin, 09 Dec 23:45
Slow downloads

97% of UK gets 'basic' 2Mbps broadband. 'Typical households' need 10Mbps – Ofcom

Talks up ‘ultrafast’ connections though rural ones still pants