Networks > Broadband

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

UK.gov warned: Small biz bods 'blunted' by broadband bumbling

You're killing our speed buzz, says FSB
Kelly Fiveash, 14 Jul 11:02

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

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
Kelly Fiveash, 02 Jul 12:44

Virgin Media struck dumb by NATIONWIDE DNS outage

Customers fume: 'Basic infrastructure - get a grip'
Kelly Fiveash, 02 Jul 08:54


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Should NBN Co squeeze a server into FTTN nodes?

There's still time: node design hasn't been settled
Project Loon patent image

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
BT splitter node

NBN Co in 'broadband kit we tested worked' STUNNER

Announcement of VDSL trial is not proof of concept for fibre-to-the-node
Simon Sharwood, 16 Apr 07:14


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

NBN Co reveals 1 Gbps business plans in new product roadmap

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

Ofcom to BT Openreach: From now on, you'd better kill 70% of gremlins within 2 days

Deadline for action on copper service kicks in from July
Kelly Fiveash, 26 Jun 09:06

NBN Co reveals THOUSAND-node FTTN trial built by Telstra

Alcatel Lucent kit will dig out the copper from Big T's brains

Vodafone Australia's 'doubles user traffic' on free weekend

Richard Chirgwin, 24 Jun 00:09

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

Glastonbury debuts festival wide Wi-Fi network - fitted to COWS

A moo-ving moment in Somerset shindig's history
Jasper Hamill, 23 Jun 16:10

That's no plane wreck, that's a Google Wi-Fi balloon

Unplanned splashdown scrambles New Zealand emergency services
Simon Sharwood, 20 Jun 02:58

Broadband bumpkin BONANZA: 8 altnets shortlisted for £10m UK.gov subsidy

Wireless and satellite tests will soon be underway
Kelly Fiveash, 19 Jun 12:23

FCC boss says he'll SHAME broadband firms for fibbing on speeds

Wheeler promises dreaded STERNLY WORDED LETTER to underperforming telcos
Shaun Nichols, 18 Jun 23:30

Virgin Media boss AND ex-Murdoch man: BSkyB broadband is 'lousy'

His own firm is a shining example for them to follow - not
Kelly Fiveash, 17 Jun 11:16
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Top Canadian court: Cops need warrant to get names from ISPs

Decision could scupper nascent cyberbullying, privacy bills
Project Loon patent image

Satellite 'net hype ignores realpolitik

Will tinpot regimes welcome satellite broadband?
Richard Chirgwin, 16 Jun 02:58
OK, so it looks like a box

Psst. We've got 400Gb/s Ethernet working - but don't tell anyone

In the future you'll be able to stream ALL THE FILMS
Simon Rockman, 12 Jun 09:34

FCC boss threatens to BRING WRATH DOWN on states that limit broadband competition

Commission may overrule laws that restrict public networks
Shaun Nichols, 11 Jun 23:34

Kiwis get cracking with gigabit residential broadband

Copper not 'good enough' says UF CEO
Richard Chirgwin, 10 Jun 22:32

Crack Telstra Cabling SquadTM goes all Tarzan to restore internet

PHOTOS No conduit? No worries! We'll build an Internet of Trees!
Richard Chirgwin, 09 Jun 22:45

Netflix agrees to end network warnings in Verizon slowdown spat

Says carrier's speeds are still among the worst, though

Londoners urged to cut landlines and take up wireless broadband

Pfft! Copper is SO last century, says Honkers-backed Relish
Kelly Fiveash, 05 Jun 10:28
Photo of a vintage analog modem with an acoustic coupler

NBN Co pulls in new CTO, CFO

Roundup: C-suite complete, speeds slapped, timing slips
Richard Chirgwin, 05 Jun 01:57

Vodafone turns to EU, asks it to FORCE 'fair' fibre pricing

What's that BT? You call it 'pricing freedom'?
Simon Rockman, 27 May 10:21