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Broadband slow and expensive? Blame Telstra says CloudFlare

Won't peer, will gouge for Internet transit
Richard Chirgwin, 26 Aug 22:59

BT customers face broadband and landline price hikes

Poor punters won't be affected, telecoms giant claims
Kelly Fiveash, 24 Aug 11:36

NBN Co claims 96 mbps download speeds for FTTN trial

Umina trial also delivers 30 mbps uploads, but exact rig used not revealed
Simon Sharwood, 21 Aug 21:04

Déjà vu: Virgin Media jacks up broadband prices

Screw copper phone lines, we're UNIQUE, bleats telco
Kelly Fiveash, 21 Aug 14:33

Netflix swallows yet another bitter pill, inks peering deal with TWC

Net neutrality crusader once again pays up for priority access
Shaun Nichols, 20 Aug 21:40

ROAD TRIP! An FCC road trip – Leahy demands net neutrality debate across US

You crashed watchdog's site, now time to crash its ears
Shaun Nichols, 13 Aug 19:42

Canadian ISP Shaw falls over with 'routing' sickness

Updated How sure are you of cloud computing now?
Trevor Pott, 12 Aug 18:57

America's hot and cold spots for broadband revealed in new map

Pic Virginia is for lovers ... of faster internet
Shaun Nichols, 08 Aug 23:58

Gov.uk's broadband boast: Superfast fibre piped to 1 million Brits

Apple-scrumping bumpkin bits deliver best returns, apparently
Jasper Hamill, 08 Aug 12:58

Telefónica bids for Vivendi's Brazilian bits: Telecom Italia gasps

A Spanish firm, a French firm and an Italian firm all meet up in Brazil...
Faultline, 08 Aug 10:03

BT scoops up Wales PSN contracts, elbows out Logicalis

Seven-year contract worth up to £420m handed to one-time telco monopoly
Paul Kunert, 08 Aug 09:27

Cor blimey: Virgin Media pipes 152Mb fibre to 100,000 East Londoners

Broadband network gets its largest single expansion

Opinion

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
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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
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Satellite 'net hype ignores realpolitik

Will tinpot regimes welcome satellite broadband?
Richard Chirgwin, 16 Jun 02:58
Pringles Can antenna

Telstra asks users to be its next backhaul network

All aboard the WiFi offload bandwagon
Richard Chirgwin, 20 May 22:02

News

NBN Co pricing under spotlight

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

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

NBN Co adds apartments to FTTP rollout

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

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

Comcast bosses: THAT pushy sales rep was only obeying orders

But those orders are now being revised
Iain Thomson, 23 Jul 21:50

WTF is ... Virtual Customer Premises Equipment?

It might just be a global conspiracy to lobotomise YOUR home router
Richard Chirgwin, 22 Jul 06:03

NBN Co extends satellite scheme

New beams will leave 9,000 premises beaming
Simon Sharwood, 21 Jul 23:24

Want to beat Verizon's slow Netflix? Get a VPN

Video Exec finds stream speed climbs when smuggled out
Shaun Nichols, 18 Jul 23:58

ACCC should be regulated: Vertigan NBN review

Volume discounts back on table, VDSL should be required
Richard Chirgwin, 17 Jul 01:36

'Two-speed internet' storm turns FCC.gov into zero-speed website

Deadline for comments on net neutrality shake-up extended to Friday
Iain Thomson, 15 Jul 20:51
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UK.gov warned: Small biz bods 'blunted' by broadband bumbling

You're killing our speed buzz, says FSB
Kelly Fiveash, 14 Jul 11:02
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NBN Co execs: No FTTN product until 2015

Faster? Not yet. Cheaper? No data
Richard Chirgwin, 14 Jul 03:52

Verizon points more fingers at Netflix: It's YOUR pals slowing data

Claims TV streaming biz slowed by outside providers
Shaun Nichols, 11 Jul 00:33
Cat 5 cable

10Gbps over crumbling COPPER: Boffins cram bits down telco wire

XG-FAST tech could finesse fiber connections
Iain Thomson, 09 Jul 19:33

BT slapped down by BSkyB over O2 broadband 'switch off' porkies

Ad watchdog tells one-time state monopoly to behave
Kelly Fiveash, 09 Jul 11:02
Grumpy cat

Virgin Media goes titsup AGAIN. The cause? Yet MORE DNS strife

ISP refuses to comment on why outages keep happening
Kelly Fiveash, 08 Jul 09:53
Pierce Brosnan in Tomorrow Never Dies

ISPs haul GCHQ into COURT over dragnet interwebs snooping

'Exploitation of network infrastructure is unlawful,' says co-claimant

Virgin Media struck dumb by NATIONWIDE DNS outage

Customers fume: 'Basic infrastructure - get a grip'
Kelly Fiveash, 02 Jul 08:54
NBN Co Customer premises equipment

Fibre to YOUR premises NBN still on table pending telco talks

No mention in new roadmap but NBN Co 'actively working on products'
Simon Sharwood, 02 Jul 03:34
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NBN Co reveals 1 Gbps business plans in new product roadmap

Enterprises with dedicated fibres get special service
Simon Sharwood, 01 Jul 07:44