Archive for September, 2011

Google Alert – new broadband

September 27, 2011
News 7 new results for new broadband
New study quantifies the impact of broadband speed on GDP
Reuters (press release)
Research conducted by Ericsson, Arthur D. Little and Chalmers University of Technology confirms that increased broadband speed contributes significantly to economic growth A new report, conducted jointly by Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC), Arthur D. Little and
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New Speedy Australian National Broadband Network Plans Available Through Activ8me
Press Media Wire
The new Interim Satellite Service is limited at this time and all eligible will gradually be accepted by NBN Co into the program. Additional Information is available through Activ8me or NBN. Activ8me is a broadband provider that specializes in
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New Telstra mobile network ’25x faster’
Sydney Morning Herald
Telstra’s new mobile broadband network is now ready for use, but limited to a five-kilometre radius around central business districts and airports. Telstra this morning announced it will start selling mobile broadband modems for its new 4G network,
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Mindspeed to Showcase New ‘Connected Home’ Applications for Service Providers
MarketWatch (press release)
Mindspeed will showcase dynamic, value-added services that can be deployed via the new generation of broadband home routers (BHRs) and media gateways powered by its Comcerto 1000 embedded packet processors. "It is no longer sufficient for broadband
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: East Sussex Primary Schools’ new broadband network from BT and MLL Telecom
Techzone360
In this case, the new service in question is the managed radio wave broadband network connecting all the main offices and 174 primary schools in the East Sussex Council area. The council’s Next Generation Network ( NGN ) delivers faster connections by
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Comcast, Governor Lynch and Mayor Gatsas Unveil the Most Ambitious and
MarketWatch (press release)
I want to thank Comcast for its commitment to New Hampshire and its people." "Clearly, being connected to the Internet is not only important, but vital," said Mayor Ted Gatsas. "The power of broadband provides access to educational resources for kids
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New Net Neutrality Rules Become Official
Mashable
Meanwhile, broadband and wireless providers have argued that it’s government regulation — not Internet provider discrimination — that threatens the open web. While the new rules [PDF] do prevent fixed broadband providers (cable, fiber and DSL) from
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Blogs 4 new results for new broadband
Major new study aims to map Europe’s broadband speeds – The
By Martin Bryant
With a broadband connection fast becoming an essential part of modern life, the speed we can access the Internet at is an important metric. A new study launched today aims to find out just how fast (or slow) Europeans’ connections really are.
The Next Web
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in Libertyville
By Mollie West
27, 2011 — As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of a new mobile broadband cell site in Libertyville that will enhance
TribLocal – Libertyville
Nokia Siemens introduced new way of broadband.
By megan
The network launched to the new broadband service. The network operators are set up the adapting the variable serves to the capacity and the coverage. This aim is newly approach to the share broadband demands to enhance the quality of
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The National Broadband Map Gets an Update
By mvahey
In addition, the map now offers a new research tool that produces snapshots of individual broadband providers, showing where they offer service, what speeds they offer, and how much of the country – or of a particular state or county – they
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Web 5 new results for new broadband
Ericsson: New study quantifies the impact of broadband speed on
Ericsson: New study quantifies the impact of broadband speed on GDP.
finance.yahoo.com/…/Ericsson-New-study-quantifies-iw-3811…
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in New Rochelle
New areas of coverage for residents and businesses include Pelham Road, and along Echo and Davenport Avenues. With mobile broadband speeds, AT&T
www.istockanalyst.com/…/at-t-expands-mobile-broadband-co…
New Data on National Broadband Map | Broadband for America
Most of the new additions to the map are smaller broadband providers in rural areas that might not have shown up on the first map. The interactive database also
www.broadbandforamerica.com/…/new-data-national-broadba…
New Mexico Broadband Program – Home
The New Mexico Broadband Program’s two major objectives are to define yearly from each of the broadband telecommunication providers in New Mexico.
www.doit.state.nm.us/broadband/index.shtml
New Zealand gets “Ultra Fast Broadband” just as the rest of the
New Zealand’s “Ultra Fast Broadband” network is certainly an interesting one. The Ministry of Economic Development defines Ultra Fast Broadband as:
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

September 27, 2011
News 7 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
Though There Are Good Signs, US Download Speeds Still Lag
IT Business Edge (blog)
More help from the government will facilitate the US getting faster broadband sooner rather than later. In our international survey we see countries where they have made broadband infrastructure a priority — and we see the results that it is working.
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LightSquared: It’s Not Our Fault
PC Magazine
Today, with limited competition in the US wireless market, there are still vast areas of our country without access to broadband. Other areas are plagued by dropped calls and weak signals. America’s wireless infrastructure is at a critical crossroad as
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US Unemployment – 5 Programs to Increase US GDP and Create Jobs
International Business Times
And expanding broadband access to universal status can only make the economy more efficient and increase job opportunities to those who present lack it. Cost: $150-$250 billion. 4 Airports/Rails/Public Transportation. Anyone who’s flown in the US
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International Business Times
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in Sioux Falls-Area of South Dakota
PR Newswire (press release)
Its subsidiaries and affiliates – AT&T operating companies – are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation’s fastest mobile broadband network,
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It hurts but do what we did, Africans tell Europeans
Reuters
Developing countries from across the world, including Africa, are portraying themselves as "innocent bystanders" of the economic storm boiling out of Europe and the United States, and have joined the chorus calling on the European nations in crisis to
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Can cloud computing spur ubiquitous broadband?
GigaOm
It’s no secret that the United States lags behind other developed countries in terms access to respectable broadband services, but Congress might finally be ready for action on the issue thanks to the advent of the cloud. Users of cloud computing
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Unite Private Networks to Connect 65 Iowa Communities With Fiber Optic Connections
MarketWatch (press release)
The federal broadband program was created by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to expand access to broadband services in the United States. To find out additional information regarding the federal broadband initiative visit
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Google Alert – new broadband

September 20, 2011
News 9 new results for new broadband
Nokia Siemens Networks Launches New Broadband Delivery System
Wall Street Journal
Network equipment vendor Nokia Siemens Networks (NOK, SI) said Tuesday it has launched Liquid Net, a new way to deliver broadband. -Liquid Net allows an operator to set up its network to self-adapt to meet capacity and coverage requirements based on
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Ofcom Sets New Regulations For Broadband Businesses
Telecoms News
Thanks to this new regulation it’s will be easier for customers unhappy with their supplier to be able to switch, and will help make the market more competitive. So if you want broadband for your business at competitive rates with a reliable fast
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Telecoms News
AT&T activates new broadband cell sites in Ross, Pike counties
Chillicothe Gazette
CHILLICOTHE — As AT&T prepares to officially dedicate its new Chillicothe location this week, it has announced the activation of new mobile broadband cell sites in Ross and Pike counties to expand the reach of its services in the area.
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London’s Fastest Broadband is in Welling, Says New Research
LondonNet
LONDON’S fastest broadband is to be found in Welling, south east London, according to new figures out today from the price comparison people at uSwitch. According to uSwitch’s research, Welling’s broadband users can expect download speeds of 18.426
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LondonNet
BT Extends Fibre Broadband Reach with 114 New Exchanges
ITProPortal
BT has unveiled the brand new location for its ongoing fibre deployment process which is supposed to extend improved broadband connectivity to over 1 million extra households. The company also went on naming the additional 114 telephone exchanges which
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AT&T activates two new broadband cell sites in Monroe county
Middle East North Africa Financial Network
Sep 16, 2011 (TELECOMWORLDWIRE via COMTEX) — US communications holding company AT&T T announced on Thursday the activation of two new mobile broadband cell sites in Cresco, Pennsylvania. These new cell sites will reportedly enhance coverage for area
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Year-on-Year Growth Sees Broadband World Forum Move to Amsterdam in 2012
MarketWatch (press release)
PARIS, Sep 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Next week’s Broadband World Forum 2011 is set to be the biggest yet, and with more than 7500 delegates and visitors the organisers have today announced the show is moving to a new bigger venue from 2012.
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Comcast brings Internet to homes of low-income students in Brockton area
Enterprise News
By Erik Potter Comcast rolled out a new broadband Internet access program Thursday aimed at making high-speed Internet available to low-income families. Comcast Regional Vice President Steve Hackley announced the statewide program, which will soon go
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Comcast offers cheap broadband to poor families
CNET
"This past January, Comcast made a commitment to the FCC and the American people to provide discounted broadband service to millions of low-income families," he said. "The program will prepare the next generation, create new opportunities for more jobs
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Blogs 2 new results for new broadband
Lozada says will not question new broadband deal » Nation » News
By By Dennis Carcamo
MANILA, Philippines – NBN-ZTE whistleblower Jun Lozada today said he will not question the new broadband deal of the administration of President Benigno Aquino III. Speaking before the weekly media forum in San Juan City, Lozada said it
philstar.com – Breaking News
The challenges for wholesale network operators — Broadband
By Tim Farrar
For example, various public interest organizations noted in an FCC filing in support of LightSquared that “compelling public interest benefits… would flow from a new mobile broadband entrant, particularly one offering a wholesale network that
GigaOM
Web 1 new result for new broadband
Maximum PC | New ISP Bringing 1Gbps Broadband To London
New ISP Bringing 1Gbps Broadband To London Residents. Posted 09/14/2011 at 10:11am | by Brad Chacos. 9. Comments. Print. We’ve taken it as a sad fact
www.maximumpc.com/…/new_isp_bringing_1gbps_broadban…
Video 2 new results for new broadband
philstar.com video: Lozada says will not question new
4 min
http://www.philstar.com NBN-ZTE whistleblower Jun Lozada today said he will not question the new broadband deal of the
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Ultra-Fast Broadband in New Zealand
41 min
Fibre isn’t just in your bread! Productivity in an ultra-fast, ultra connected NZ: Waking HR up to the workforce opportunity! Under
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

September 20, 2011
News 3 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
MRV Communications Honored as a Top 100 Broadband Company by Broadband
MarketWatch (press release)
MRV was one of twelve new companies that were added to the list in 2011 and was honored for showing innovation in fiber and bringing the benefits of true broadband to communities across the United States. The annual Top 100 List is based on the
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Why the US smart grid is stuck in first gear
ZDNet Asia
Ultimately, the smart grid is about infrastructure and it can be difficult to appreciate the benefits of a robust infrastructure–until it fails. The stimulus plan put US$3.4 billion into the grid, which was coupled with more than that from utilities.
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For the Best Infrastructure Investment, Free the Telecom and Energy Sectors
Forbes
Lifting the obstacles to expansion of wireless and energy infrastructure in the United States would not cost a penny of taxpayer money. No private resources would be diverted by government. By definition, these outlays of infrastructure would be,
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Google Alert – new broadband

September 13, 2011
News 7 new results for new broadband
New broadband network project won’t turn into another scandal, says science chief
Inquirer.net
By Jeannette I. Andrade MANILA, Philippines — Science and Technology Secretary Mario Montejo assured the public on Monday that the planned revival of the National Broadband Network (NBN) project would not deteriorate into another scandal comparable to
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Superfast broadband roll-out enters new phase
BBC News
Superfast broadband will be available to another 45600 homes and businesses in Scotland next year, BT has said. Galashiels and Peebles in the Borders, Perth, Bannockburn in Stirlingshire, Morningside in Edinburgh and Strathaven in South Lanarkshire are
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BBC News
NIST Seeks Comment on New Public Safety Broadband Network
FireEngineering.com
The US Department of Commerce’s (DoC) National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is seeking input on various possible features of a new nationwide interoperable public safety broadband network. This input will be used by NIST to help
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New broadband wireless network for Morupule Colliery
ITWeb (blog)
Internal communications at the Morupule Colliery, in Botswana, have been boosted by the addition of a new broadband wireless network, designed by South Africa’s Duxbury Networking, and installed in partnership with local IT specialist, KBF Technologies
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ViaSat-1 satellite launch delayed again
SignOnSanDiego.com
ViaSat, a Carlsbad satellite communications company, said Thursday that the launch of its new $400 million broadband Internet satellite has been delayed until mid October. ViaSat’s satellite was scheduled to launch at the end of September.
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Obama Slips His National Wireless Initiative into His American Jobs Act
Hot Hardware
Companies like Apple, Google, Qualcomm and small application developers would boom as they created new mobile broadband applications to be carried upon all that ubiquitous bandwidth. Here’s wishing wireless and jobs for all. Obama Slips His National
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Hot Hardware
New Hughes Cloud Services amp; Hosting Solution Features Robust Security And
Daily Markets
The turnkey offering brings the company’s decades of experience managing huge data streams and broadband services to cloud computing across the entire business spectrum. Backed by a global IT organization that manages real-time data and video services
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Web 4 new results for new broadband
US Ignite: A New Foundation for America’s Broadband Future | The
The Office of Science and Technology Policy and the National Science Foundation are planning an initiative called US Ignite designed to promote US
www.whitehouse.gov/…/us-ignite-new-foundation-america-s-b…
[BC] New Broadband 50 modem constantly loses connection – Shaw
Forum discussion: We just upgraded from extreme to the BB50 a little over a week ago. The first day we had no problems. Starting the next day the modem
www.dslreports.com/…/r26287791-BC-New-Broadband-50-m…
Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): Accedo Broadband, Adobe
The first, best & most widely read news source on interactive multiplatform television Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): Accedo Broadband, Adobe, AdoTube,
itvt.com/…/interactive-tv-news-round-i-accedo-broadband-ado…
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in Allen Park New Cell
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in Allen Park New Cell Site Activated as Part of Ongoing AT&T Investment in Local Wireless Network.
www.cnbc.com/…/AT_T_Expands_Mobile_Broadband_Cover…

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

September 6, 2011
News 1 new result for united states broadband infrastructure
Welcome to the Wild, Wild (Mobile) Web: US v. AT&T, 2.0
ColorLines magazine
The two points that everyone agrees on is that high speed Internet is a crucial component of 21st century democracy, and that America’s broadband infrastructure is sorely in need of an upgrade. In 2001, the US ranked fourth in the world for the number
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Google Alert – new broadband

September 6, 2011
News 10 new results for new broadband
PNoy keen on new broadband project
GMANews.TV
President Benigno Aquino III has acknowledged that he is keen on a proposal for a new national broadband network, but he ruled out reviving the controversial NBN-ZTE broadband project for the government. During an interview in Malacanang,
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Orange launches new assault on the broadband market
Mobile Today
Orange today (5 September) launched a new bid to grab a larger share of the UK broadband market by offering customers what it claims is the UK’s lowest unlimited broadband price point across its direct retail channels. The new home broadband price
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Mobile Today
MTS’ new broadband service ‘MBlaze Ultra’ promises speed up to 9.8 Mbps
Digit
Sistema Shyam TeleServices (SSTL), which nationally operates its telecom services under the MTS brand, has announced a faster version of its popular broadband service MBlaze. The new MTS service, known as "MBlaze Ultra", promises speed up to 9.8 Mbps
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Digit
Research and Markets: Papua New Guinea – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband 2011
Bradenton Herald
The additional Digicel licenses may see this change as they deploy new services. Meanwhile a national broadband plan is being developed in 2011 to meet the needs of the developing exporting industries. But the power of communication and social
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Internet Service Provider Orange to Offer New Broadband Packages
ITProPortal
Internet Service Provider Orange has introduced its renovated broadband packages, a move that the company claims makes it the cheapest ISP operating in the UK. The new pricing scheme allows broadband customers to take advantage of exciting offers such
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ITProPortal
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Wireless Capacity at Rutgers University
MarketWatch (press release)
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ, Sept. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Students and faculty starting the fall semester at Rutgers University are expected to experience improved mobile broadband coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment
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India May Need ‘Tens of Billions’ in Broadband Network Spending
Bloomberg
The nation plans to invest as much as 300 billion rupees in the next two years to expand broadband services, the adviser had said in July. “The key challenge in India is scalability and affordability,” said Pitroda. “It requires new business partners,
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AT&T Brings Mobile Broadband Network to Wytheville
MarketWatch (press release)
Areas of new mobile broadband coverage include Interstate 81 from Radford to Rural Retreat, Route 100 from Dublin to Staffordsville and the towns of Dublin, Pulaski and Wytheville. "Bringing mobile broadband to new areas of Virginia for consumers and
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KVH mini-VSAT Broadband Service Now Fully Global With Live Service in South
MarketWatch (press release)
We set out to offer a dramatically new approach to maritime SATCOM, which is now a reality that mariners around the globe can enjoy, thanks to seamless mini-VSAT Broadband service wherever they travel," says Brent C. Bruun, KVH’s senior vice president
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New Study Shows that Americans Seeking Work Find Mobile Broadband Use
PR Newswire (press release)
As part of the study, Dr. Ford finds that mobile Internet use by Americans reduces labor market discouragement even more than broadband use at home. Given these new results, the Phoenix Center’s research continues to reveal that a healthy commercial
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Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
When it comes to 3G, Sweden’s got itself covered. — Broadband
By Om Malik
The land of Ericsson, Volvo and Kurt Wallander has a new feather in its cap — it is now the country where 99.6% of the country’s population has access to 3G wireless broadband coverage, according to a report by the Swedish Post & Telecom
GigaOM
Web 3 new results for new broadband
DV6-6100 Intel Wireless N 1030 Horrible Speeds with new Broadband
Posts: 344. Rep Power: 3 shasta7 will become famous soon enough. Default Re: DV6-6100 Intel Wireless N 1030 Horrible Speeds with new Broadband Cisco
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Australia’s Telstra moves closer to sealing broadband – Yahoo! News
Read ‘Australia’s Telstra moves closer to sealing broadband‘ on Yahoo! News. MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s dominant phone company, Telstra Corp, will
news.yahoo.com/australias-telstra-moves-closer-sealing-broad…
PCI hires two new fall interns — Broadband Illinois
Find broadband near you (Find me). Home · About We are pleased to welcome our two new fall interns, Shannon McFarland and Shelva Stinson. Shannon
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