Archive for May, 2011

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

May 31, 2011
News 3 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
The best and worst states at providing broadband
GCN.com
The Broadband Readiness Index looks at the broadband infrastructure for the entire United States down to the county level and overseas territories such as Puerto Rico and American Samoa. The tool is intended to support state, local and regional
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FTTH Council to FCC: Preserve USF ‘High Cost’ fund
LightWave Online (press release)
The opinion, contained in a 37-page filing with the Commission, comes as the FCC ponders how to stimulate broadband penetration and use in the United States. As a means to fund additional broadband infrastructure, the FCC has proposed a reduction in
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ANALYSIS-S.Korea’s smartphone love affair lures foreign suitors
Reuters
A solid, wireless broadband infrastructure, feature-packed new models from homegrown giants Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) and LG Electronics (006570.KS), and an explosion in mobile applications and services have all contributed to the breakneck speed
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Reuters
Web 1 new result for united states broadband infrastructure
Could Broadband be the Shining Light of US Infrastructure? | where
Could Broadband be the Shining Light of US Infrastructure? Posted May 26th, 2011 by Gareth Spence. As the political gears in the United States‘ electoral
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Google Alert – new broadband

May 31, 2011
News 10 new results for new broadband
Europe gets new broadband satellite option
CNET
by Stephen Shankland Eutelsat Communications’ KA-SAT satellite went into service today, opening up a new broadband option for homes and businesses in Europe and the Mediterranean area. The satellite enables broadband speeds that are competitive with
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CNET
Second data cable urged for new broadband plan
TVNZ
Rich-lister and Trade Me founder Sam Morgan says he has dire predictions for the government’s ultra fast broadband scheme, if a new internet cable isn’t built. Morgan is part of group Pacific Fibre, trying to build a second underwater cable to connect
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Editorial: Broadband to carry us into new era
New Zealand Herald
The Government’s new network agency, Crown Fibre Holdings, has taken its time choosing its private partners for the broadband installation. It let contracts for Northland and western North Island districts some time ago and by December, Telecom seemed
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Pledge to make new broadband bid
East Anglian Daily Times
By Elliot Furniss, Mid Suffolk Reporter Saturday, May 28, 2011 COMMUNITY leaders have said they hope to learn from the failed effort to secure government funding for superfast broadband and make a renewed bid “very soon”. To send a link to this page to
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East Anglian Daily Times
RFMD(R) Expands Portfolio of Broadband Components With New IQ Modulators
GlobeNewsWire (press release)
Alastair Upton, general manager of RFMD’s Broadband Components Business Unit, said,"RFMD’s new IQ Modulator products significantly reduce implementation size and complexity, power consumption and cost for our customers. We are very pleased to offer
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Low-income Chicago students to get low-cost broadband Internet access
Chicago Sun-Times
Comcast normally charges $48.95 a month for broadband Internet service. Under the new program, eligible families will be able to get that service for $9.95 a month, with no installation or service fees. In addition, eligible familes also will be able
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Broadband Forum’s new specification addresses DSL home networking quality
FierceTelecom
While the initial work of the Broadband Forum and its predecessor, the DSL Forum, looked at triple play services, the new specification takes into account how service providers can manage a growing set of connected devices, including embedded
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AT&T Customers Get More Mobile Broadband Coverage in Eastern Pennsylvania
PR Newswire (press release)
PHILADELPHIA, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of more than 20 new mobile broadband cell sites in
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New national fibre links go live
MyBroadband
Rudolph Muller is the editor at MyBroadband and covers telecoms and broadband news. Rudolph comes from an academic background, but left the University of… Dark Fibre Africa (DFA) today officially announced the completion of an open access dark fibre
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MyBroadband
Local leaders see big opportunities for statewide broadband network
Danville News
By Julia Ferrante For The Daily Item LEWISBURG — Representatives from local schools, hospitals, libraries and governments came together yesterday at Bucknell University to discuss ways of leveraging a new, statewide broadband network that will
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Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
Ukrtelecom Introduced New Broadband Tariffs in Several Areas
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Shaw makes new broadband plans! H*OLY SH!T! – Canadian Broadband
Forum discussion: Have a look yourself. I am in disbelief!! High speed – HUGE cap – unlimited plans and low price…. will be the death of telus…
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AT&T activates new mobile broadband cell sites in US
May 31, 2011 (Datamonitor via COMTEX) — AT&T has activated a new mobile broadband cell site in Midland to enhance wireless coverage for area residents
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

May 24, 2011
News 2 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
Statement of Chairman Julius Genachowski
TMC Net
Combined with other sources, it has given us the clearest picture we have ever had of the state of broadband deployment in the United States. That picture shows that more than 20 million Americans live in areas where they still can’t get basic
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Skyworks Unveils Family of Broadband Quadrature Modulators for Cellular
TradersHuddle.com
Note to Editors: Skyworks and Skyworks Solutions are trademarks or registered trademarks of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and in other countries. All other brands and names listed are trademarks of their respective
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USTelecom Blog » broadband infrastructure
Investment is also important to driving broadband innovation and supporting the explosive growth in Internet use. Case in point: IP traffic in the U.S. is
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Broadband Readiness Index | Benton Foundation
Connected Nation unveiled its Broadband Readiness Index which assesses the broadband infrastructure for all 3219 counties in the United States.
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FCC says US still behind in broadband Internet access
The United States is still behind other countries in the world in terms of of dollars in broadband infrastructure each year – $65 billion in capital
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FCC says US still behind in broadband Internet access
The United States is still behind other countries in the world in terms of to invest tens of billions of dollars in broadband infrastructure each year
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Google Alert – new broadband

May 24, 2011
News 9 new results for new broadband
Telecom gets nod for New Zealand broadband
AFP
The government also announced Tuesday that it had awarded Enable Networks, which is owned by the Christchurch City Council, the contract to supply broadband to New Zealand’s second largest city. Northpower Ltd. and WEL Network have previously been
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AFP
Broadband Forum to Improve IPTV Performance With New Spec
PCWorld
By Mikael Ricknäs, IDG News Broadband Forum has released BroadbandSuite 4.1, a set of specifications that aim to improve the performance of IPTV and DSL, the industry organization said on Tuesday. The latest version of the BroadbandSuite — which can
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Perdue urges rethinking of new broadband law
News & Observer
Bev Perdue on Friday criticized a bill that restricts municipalities from building and operating broadband Internet systems, but said she would not use her veto power to block it. Instead, she urged the legislature to reconsider the issue,
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New Zealand Government to Change Fast Broadband Regulation
Bloomberg
By Tracy Withers – Tue May 17 22:07:10 GMT 2011 New Zealand is changing its approach to regulation of prices charged by its partners in a high-speed broadband project to ensure customers don’t pay too much during construction of the network.
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Actelis Networks’ New BBAs Help Carriers Expand Broadband to Unserved and
TMC Net
In the US, a number of influential leaders, including President Obama and FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski (News – Alert), have publicly recognized the need to connect the nation through the deployment of next-generation broadband technologies in order
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Americans Have Slowest Broadband Connections, Study Says
Mobiledia
Data shows that the US ranks ninth out of 29 countries in individual broadband use, and 12th out of 33 countries for households that have a high-speed connection. By way of example, 8.4 million New York broadband users’ average download speeds are
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Mobiledia
AT&T Customers Get More Mobile Broadband Coverage in Orchard Beach and South Bronx
PR Newswire (press release)
BRONX, NY, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of two new mobile broadband cell sites in the Bronx that
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Business-Labor Alliance Announces Support of "BayWEB" Broadband Network
PR Newswire (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Today the Alliance for Jobs and Sustainable Growth, a coalition of business and labor, announced its support of the Bay Area Wireless Enhanced Broadband System (BayWEB), a new wireless broadband network that
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Broadband stimulus winner selects Exalt for microwave middle-mile network
ConnectedPlanet
The new middle mile network will interconnect those towers, as well as providing backhaul connectivity to wireless Internet and other service providers. Arizona Nevada Tower operates its own wireless ISP business through a separate business unit,
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Web 2 new results for new broadband
Telecom gets nod for New Zealand broadband – Yahoo! News
New Zealand’s largest telecoms company Telecom Corp. won a contract Tuesday to build most of the government’s NZ$3.0 billion ($2.4 billion) ultra-fast
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Flickr: The Help Forum: New broadband partner customer but already
It made me create a new Yahoo ID, saying that broadband partner customers can’t transfer accounts. But I already have a (free) Flickr account with lots of
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Google Alert – new broadband

May 17, 2011
News 10 new results for new broadband
Bend Broadband hopes to expand with new, $16 million server farm
OregonLive.com (blog)
By Mike Rogoway, The Oregonian Photo fro Bend BroadbandBend Broadband’s new 30000 square foot data center will host other companies’ data in Central Oregon’s relative isolation. As Facebook was making headlines around the globe last month with its
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OregonLive.com (blog)
Rockefeller, security officials push new broadband network
Charleston Gazette
On that date, the lack of an effective broadband network made it impossible for New York City police officers to communicate with firefighters and other rescue workers, he said. "This changes the whole nature of public safety," Rockefeller said during
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North Carolina broadband bill would eliminate level playing field
Ars Technica
Despite these differences, a bill restricting new broadband networks would have damaging consequences in the long term. Wally Bowen, the founder and executive director of the Mountain Area Information Network (MAIN) in Asheville, argues that while
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New FCC Site Pushes Broadband on Small Businesses
Nextgov
By Joseph Marks 05/17/11 12:22 pm ET A new web portal launched Monday by the Federal Communications Commission, aims to increase broadband use among US small businesses at the same time it ramps up those businesses’ cybersecurity savvy.
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HP Unveils Laptops, Mobile Broadband Service
InformationWeek
By Chandler Harris InformationWeek HP expanded its line of notebook PCs Monday with new features and services, including a new 3G mobile broadband service for the laptops. HP introduced its DataPass mobile broadband service that works in conjunction
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Oranage Broadband launches new campaign
Compare Best Deals
Orange began a new campaign promoting its broadband service. It is called the “No Tricks Just Treats” campaign, and it is meant to increase awareness of its course of action regarding the future of broadband connections. Orange’s main goal is to keep
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Meeting the need for spectrum
CNET
by Richard Bennett The National Broadband Plan delivered to Congress by the Federal Communications Commission last year recommended the licensing of 500MHz of new spectrum to mobile broadband providers, including 120MHz currently held by local TV
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CNET
Google expands superfast Kansas City, Kan., Internet to Kansas City, Mo.
San Jose Mercury News
"Just as the move from dial-up to broadband led to new and unpredictable innovations, we believe ultra high-speed bandwidth will push the Web to even greater heights — and we couldn’t imagine a better place to start than the Kansas City region," Milo
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State Wants Public’s Help In Improving Broadband
Vermont Public Radio
We need to get this right." (Dillon) Shumlin says the goal of ‘broadband-to-all’ is achievable by the end of 2013. The new website will be updated frequently to show what areas of the state have service. For VPR News, I’m John Dillon in Montpelier.
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Vermont Public Radio
Economic Development Leaders Say Broadband Crucial to West Virginia’s Future
PR Newswire (press release)
"And 66 percent say cost and capacity of broadband service are factors more than half of the time when discussing new business prospects." Although it was not designed to be a quantitative statistical analysis because of the small number of specialists
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Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
Sprint adds two new 3G mobile broadband plans, unlimited WiMAX for
By Zach Honig
Want an unlimited WiMAX hotspot for $45 per month? Sprint’s got a new plan that gives you just that, plus 3GB of 3G data. There’s.
Engadget – http://www.engadget.com/
Web 2 new results for new broadband
DailyTech – Sprint Introduces New Mobile Broadband Options
"Although the new plans add more flavor to the carrier’s lineup and the bundled pricing option rewards loyalty, the carrier continues to price its broadband
www.dailytech.com/article.aspx?newsid=21624
Vuze Forums: new broadband supplier …
I have recently changed my broadband supplier and have changed my speed from Re: new broadband supplier. Posted: May 11, 2011 10:18 AM in response to:
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

May 17, 2011
News 1 new result for united states broadband infrastructure
World Information Society Summit Assessment: ICT Services Deemed Less Costly
Intellectual Property Watch (blog)
Other topics address access for those with disabilities, improving broadband infrastructure, e-learning, cloud computing, indigenous education, and every manner of societal activity online. ITU Secretary General Hamadoun Touré told a press briefing
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Google Alert – new broadband

May 10, 2011
News 9 new results for new broadband
AT&T Customers Get More Mobile Broadband Coverage in South Central New Hampshire
PR Newswire (press release)
NEW BOSTON, NH, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of new mobile broadband cell sites in South Central
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BT to use military precision in rolling out new broadband
Fresh Business Thinking
By Marcus Leach BT’s Openreach division is looking to recruit around 200 ex-armed forces personnel to help deliver super-fast fibre broadband. The ex-armed forces men and women are due to start their new jobs in May this year.
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New rural broadband scheme
Insideireland.ie
By Patricia Austin Plans for a new rural broadband scheme have been announced today by Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte.The scheme aims to identify remaining premises in rural Ireland that can’t obtain access and provide them with broadband
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New state map highlights broadband providers
Lake Oswego Review
Oregon’s Public Utility Commission has established a new online map showing broadband coverage across the state. The interactive map is at http://www.oregon.gov/broadband . It enables residents and businesses to determine their broadband service providers and
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G-Way Microwave Introduces New Compact Broadband Power Amplifier
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
Typical applications include VHF & UHF communication systems and broadband jamming. G-Way Microwave is an ISO9001:2008 certified company incorporated in 1997. Their high-tech engineering and manufacturing facility, located in Northern New Jersey,
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SDT Brings Local Talent, High Technology, New Broadband Infrastructure!
PR Newswire (press release)
Local Talent, High Technology, New Broadband Infrastructure…all components of a brighter future for our children!!!" Aerial Data Capture is the utilization of low level helicopter based data acquisition systems used to capture high resolution image
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Lawmakers approve new rules for municipal broadband
North Carolina News Network (blog)
Supporters also argued that local governments should be required to get voter approval before borrowing money for building broadband projects. The five North Carolina cities now offering high-speed internet have amassed nearly $150 million in debt.
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HP Offering 3G Mobile Broadband Service for Laptops
PCWorld
HP is offering the DataPass mobile broadband service with its new 3G-enabled Elitebook business laptops, which were also announced on Monday. The service provides access to 3G data networks in the US, and does not require a user to sign a monthly or
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Satellite Internet for Rural Areas Questioned in New RuMBA Report
Sacramento Bee
The whitepaper titled "Satellite Internet Connection for Rural Broadband: Is it a viable alternative to wired and wireless connectivity for America’s rural communities?" is authored by Stephen Cobb, CISSP, a RuMBA member in rural New York State.
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Web 3 new results for new broadband
New state map highlights broadband providers
Oregon’s Public Utility Commission has established a new online map showing broadband coverage across the state. The interactive map is at
www.portlandtribune.com/news/story.php?story_id…
Century Link Adds new Broadband Internet customers; reports drop
Century Link Adds new Broadband Internet customers; reports drop in earnings ( not counting recent acquisitions). Thu, 05/05/2011 – 14:40 — Alan Weissberger
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Digisol Has Introduced New Wireless Green Broadband Router : voip
Digisol Has Introduced New Wireless Green Broadband Router VoIP services review, voip providers catalog, compare voip providers.
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

May 10, 2011
News 1 new result for united states broadband infrastructure
Is It Time To Reevaluate Intel?
Forbes (blog)
curb rising price levels, an accommodative Europe and United States combine with expansionary post-earthquake Japan to sustain a now fully two-years-old cyclical upturn. Secular demand drivers – including mobile Internet, broadband infrastructure,
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Web 1 new result for united states broadband infrastructure
U.S. and Sweden Top World Broadband Connectivity Scorecard May 5th
The scorecard also cited the United States‘ high public sector infrastructure score. And the United States‘ consumer broadband infrastructure showed
www.ustelecom.org/…/u-s-and-sweden-top-world-broadband-…

Google Alert – new broadband

May 3, 2011
News 10 new results for new broadband
Telstra Launch New SMB Broadband
SmartHouse
By Oonagh Reidy | Monday | 02/05/2011 Telco is to unveil a new broadband solution later today. The “new national broadband solution” called Telstra Digital Business is designed for small businesses. The solution will be an "affordable and easy to use
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Oceus Networks Launches New 4G Broadband Solutions at DoDIIS 2011
PR Newswire (press release)
"The new Xiphos broadband platform fills a critical communications need for the military, first responders and others where access to fast, mobile connectivity can literally change lives," said Doug Smith, president and chief executive officer at Oceus
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RADWIN Unveils New Broadband Wireless Mobility Solution for Trains
TMC Net
By Jai CS, TMCnet Contributor Backhaul and Broadband Wireless Solutions provider, RADWIN, unveiled a new solution that provides high capacity wireless connectivity for moving trains. RADWIN’s Wireless Mobility system was designed to operate in intense
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Fasthosts Launches New Business Broadband Packages
PR Newswire (press release)
GLOUCESTER, England, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Fasthosts Internet Ltd, a leading web hosting and Internet services provider, has announced a brand new range of ADSL packages specifically designed for business needs. The Fasthosts Broadband range
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STC launches new broadband offer [Saudi Economic Survey (Saudi Arabia)]
TMC Net
(Saudi Economic Survey (Saudi Arabia) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Saudi Telecom Company (STC) has launched a new offer for subscribers of its broadband packages, to coincide with its earlier "Half Price for Half a Year" promotion for new customers of
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Sky adds new broadband subscribers during Q1
Top10.com
Internet service provider Sky continued to attract more broadband subscribers in the first three months of 2011, it has been revealed. The broadband provider achieved 155000 net broadband additions during the first quarter of the year, as overall Sky
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AT&T makes broadband data caps official
CNET
AT&T confirmed that the new caps have gone into effect throughout AT&T’s broadband footprint. Now AT&T DSL subscribers will be limited to 150 gigabytes of uploads and downloads per month for regular DSL customers and 250GB of broadband usage per month
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109-Terabit Broadband Test Breaks Records, Engages Geek Envy
PCWorld
By Kevin Lee, PCWorld May 2, 2011 11:06 AM We’ve got a new 109 terabit-per-second broadband speed to aspire to–and secretly envy. The new record holder is the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology in Tokyo.
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Report: Rural Oregon Falling Behind Online
KTVZ
That’s hurting the state’s economy, according to a new report on broadband access. Without broadband access, rural communities will lose opportunities to places with higher-speed connections, according to the report, released by the Center for Rural
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Cablevision Turns ‘Ultimate’ Triple Play With 50-Meg Broadband
Multichannel News
to win customers from Verizon Communications’ FiOS and satellite competitors, on Monday debuted the Ultimate Triple Play — a bundle that includes the MSO’s new 50 Megabit per second broadband service — for $99.80 per month for the first year.
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Web 5 new results for new broadband
FCC Technical Advisory Council Recommends New Broadband
The FCC’s Technical Advisory Council (“TAC”) recently released eight new policy proposals intended to expedite broadband infrastruct.
www.broadbandlawadvisor.com/…/fcc-technical-advisory-cou…
New 2GB Broadband Plan From T-Mobile » Android Phones, Android
New 2GB Broadband Plan From T-Mobile. April 28th, 2011 by Heaven DeHoff Leave a reply ». Looks as if T-Mobile will be giving broadband users another choose
thedroidguy.com/…/new-2gb-broadband-plan-from-t-mobile/
Oceus Networks Launches New 4G Broadband Solutions at DoDIIS 2011
“The new Xiphos broadband platform fills a critical communications need for the military, first responders and others where access to fast,
www.oceusnetworks.com/…/oceus-networks-launches-new-4g…
REQUEST: New Zealand Broadband – Macintosh Garden
REQUEST: New Zealand Broadband. To those that already live in this land of rain (ironic, coming from Scotland). any suggestions for a good broadband package
www.macintoshgarden.org/…/request-new-zealand-broadband
New S2505 Series Broadband Amplifier
IFI’s new very compact, broadband line of very robust Solid State Amplifiers S2505 series is now available. Designed for applications or requirements which
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