Archive for July, 2012

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 31, 2012
News 6 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
Broadband Access Remains Scarce in Rural U.S. Despite FCC Efforts
eWeek
In my sleeping quarters on this legendary Amtrak train, as it speeds through the south on the way to Miami, are 3G and 4G devices from every major carrier serving this part of the United States. The reason I Build an IT Infrastructure That Delivers the Future
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Intelsat EpicNG Broadband Connectivity to Support MTN’s Service for the Cruise
EON: Enhanced Online News (press release)
“MTN has chosen the Intelsat EpicNG platform for our revolutionary High-Throughput Multi-Spot (HTMS™) Ku-band solution for the Caribbean. This game-changing infrastructure will allow us to once again set the bar for broadband telecommunications at sea
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Google tests 1Gbps internet network in US
Times of India
After months of laying the infrastructure and groundwork, Google Fiber will finally start home-installation after the pre-registration deadline September 9. The internet service is priced at $70 a month, which is competitive with most US broadband internet
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Brown Announces New Resources to Expand Broadband Service for 6000 Rural
Equities.com
U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today announced new resources to connect 6000 rural Ohioans with affordable broadband service. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC)’s Connect America Fund will provide Frontier Communications Corp. and CenturyLink Inc. in Ohio with $1814100 to build broadband infrastructure in more than 2300 locations around Ohio over the next three years. "The Connect America Fund supports the vast improvements our state has made in expanding broadband access,"
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Peers warn government of anti-competitive broadband strategy
Computerworld New Zealand
Implementing BT’s fibre product is preventing the UK from having an open and competitive broadband infrastructure, according to the House of Lords Communications Committee. By Derek du Preez | London | Tuesday, 31 July, 2012. Tweet. Implementing BT’s fibre product is preventing A spokesman said: "BT is unable to comment on the report as the committee have not had the courtesy to share it with us. That is despite us formally requesting a copy at the same time it was provided to the media." The committee
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Broadband Critical to National Devt, Says FG
AllAfrica.com
Having ubiquitous internet capacity and a national backbone that can provide critical ICT infrastructure has become as important as having adequate water and transportation in today’s globally-connected world. The suggestion was made by the Minister of Communications Empirical data tells us that every 10 per cent in access to broadband in every developing countries result in a commensurate 1.38 per cent increase in Gross Domestic Product (GDP). "These compelling statistics should provide the impetus to
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Google Alert – new broadband

July 31, 2012
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New broadband policy focus urged
The Press Association
(UKPA) – 12 minutes ago. The Government’s broadband policy has become "preoccupied" with delivering certain speeds to consumers and needs greater focus on access to the internet through a national broadband network, a report by peers has concluded.
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Google Fiber rolls out new broadband internet service
Newsday
Google Inc. revealed Thursday what it will charge for its long-awaited, ultrafast Internet service in Kansas City: $70 per month. The service is intended as a showcase for what’s technically possible and as a test bed for the development of new ways to use the
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Newsday
Google shows ISPs how to build a superfast network
CNET (blog)
Google is showing the cable companies and telecommunications providers how a broadband network should be built. On Thursday, the company took the wraps off its new Google Fiber and Google Fiber TV services, which through a fiber connection directly
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FCC, SD utilities split on broadband fund reforms
Businessweek
The FCC announced this past week that CenturyLink Inc. has accepted $140000 in Connect America Fund money to provide broadband in 180 locations in South Dakota. The company must complete two-thirds of its new broadband commitments within two
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US program to boost rural Va broadband access
CBS News
The FCC’s Connect America Fund will help CenturyLink Inc. connect more than 2000 locations statewide to broadband service. Under the deal, CenturyLink must complete two-thirds of its new broadband installations within two years, and the rest by the third
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Entropic Communications Announces Production Release for Its New
MarketWatch (press release)
The new Broadband Access solution is designed for the China EoC market, as regional Multiple System Operators (MSOs) and Cable Network Operators require solutions that can satisfy China’s NGB (Next Generation Broadcasting) bandwidth requirements.
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Do we need a new National Broadband Plan?
Ars Technica
Google may be rolling out 1Gbps Internet access to Kansas City, but there are about 19 million American households and businesses that still lack any access to broadband, according to the Federal Communications Commission. Most of them are in rural
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Broadband policy could bring back BT monopoly, claims Lords report
ZDNet (blog)
The idea of hubs is not new — indeed, the government itself kicked off its broadband policy by calling for a "digital hub" in every community, but then quietly let it drop over time. "A key feature of open access fibre-optic hubs would be the fact they are precisely
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Broadband Research’s Kinnucan Pleads Guilty in Tip Case
Businessweek
He told U.S. District Judge Deborah Batts that he both obtained and gave tips to clients of his expert-networking firm, including two in New York. “From approximately 2008 to 2010 I worked with others to obtain material nonpublic information from employees of
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Iowa View: New FCC rules pose problems for rural broadband expansion
DesMoinesRegister.com
However, this just got tougher with the implementation of new federal rules. In its efforts to expand broadband access, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently approved rules that are forcing rural providers to reassess how they will deploy
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Blogs 2 new results for new broadband
Gov’t to award new broadband licence by December – News – Go
Technology Minister Phillip Paulwell has announced that the Government will be awarding a highly attractive broadband licence by December this year.
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Broadband in Nigeria only at 7% penetration – IT News Africa
By Charlie Fripp
Dr Eugene Juwah, the Executive Vice-Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), says its worrying that the broadband penetration in Nigeria is less than.
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New broadband service from Frontier – The Herald Dispatch
Frontier Communications Corp. has signed a wholesale agreement with Hughes Network Systems, LLC, a global leader in broadband satellite networks and
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Gov’t to award new broadband licence by December – News – Latest
Technology Minister Phillip Paulwell has announced that the Government will be awarding a highly attractive broadband licence by December this year.
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U.S. program to boost rural state broadband access – News – The
Under the deal, Frontier must complete two-thirds of its new broadband installations within two years, and the rest by the third year. FCC officials say that more
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 24, 2012
News 10 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
Harris CapRock Selects the Intelsat EpicNG High Performance Platform to
MarketWatch (press release)
Intelsat’s global satellite infrastructure enables broadband connectivity to virtually any point on the Earth’s surface. "Harris CapRock has thousands of existing locations operating on our global infrastructure. We chose the Intelsat EpicNG platform for its superior design, backward compatibility and high throughput performance, all of which allow us to build upon our current deployments while enhancing our long-term capabilities," said Tom Eaton, president, Harris CapRock. "We looked at a number of emerging
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ADTRAN Powers United Communications’ Broadband Upgrade
EON: Enhanced Online News (press release)
By reducing loop lengths to maximize the performance of the VDSL and ADSL2+ copper access technologies in their network, United Communications can deliver ultra-broadband speeds over their copper infrastructure with ADTRAN’s Total Access 1100 series sealed Fiber-to-the-Node (FTTN) broadband access solutions. “ADTRAN’s broadband access solutions not only give us the bandwidth we need today, but also provide a migration path forward that allows us to stay competitive in our market in the long run.
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Cogeco Cable Buying Atlantic Broadband to Expand in US
Businessweek
Cogeco Cable Inc. (CCA), a Montreal-based cable-television company, agreed to buy Atlantic Broadband for $1.36 billion, letting it expand into the U.S. after a failed attempt to gain a foothold in Europe. Cogeco is purchasing the company from private-equity firms Abry Partners and Oak Cable consolidation allows companies to avoid paying duplicate programming fees while combining their sales forces and paring infrastructure costs. Smaller operators are under pressure to merge because programming fees are
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Cogeco eyes US with $1.36B US takeover
CBC.ca
(Nathan Denette/Canadian Press). Canada’s fourth-largest cable TV company will get a toehold in the U.S. market with a $1.36-billion US deal to buy regional provider Atlantic Broadband, the Montreal company’s first big acquisition since its failed venture into Portugal. Cogeco Cable Inc.’s purchase of Atlantic Broadband "The quality of the infrastructure is high and this provides a nice increase to Cogeco Cable and gives us potential to grow further. There is room for further U.S. growth either through an increase in
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CBC.ca
Cogeco Investors Fret US Deal After Portugal: Corporate Canada
Businessweek
Cogeco Cable Inc. (CCA) shareholders are concerned its $1.36 billion purchase of U.S. cable operator Atlantic Broadband won’t be any more successful than its last international foray in Portugal. The Montreal-based cable company fell for a second day on the Toronto Stock Exchange Broadband or further U.S. initiatives,” RBC analysts led by Andrew Calder wrote. Cable consolidation allows companies to avoid paying duplicate programming fees while combining their sales forces and paring infrastructure costs.
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FCC: Broadband providers getting close to advertised speeds
Computerworld
IDG News Service – U.S. broadband providers are delivering close to their advertised speeds, according to a U.S. Federal Communications Commission report, but not everyone trusts the numbers. The FCC’s …. Strategic Guide to Converged Infrastructure
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US Inspector General audits West Virginia broadband spending
CivSource
West Virginia’s broadband expansion has had a rough ride since its inception. Originally, the state proposed a plan like many other states to expand broadband infrastructure by linking anchor institutions such as public offices and law enforcement. However
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NTT America Helps Evernote Expand Exponentially via NTT Communications
EON: Enhanced Online News (press release)
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com) and a Tier-1 global IP network services provider, today announced that Evernote, a popular U.S.-based cloud note-keeping service, is enabling access to its innovative suite of products by NEW YORK–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–NTT America to Address Broadband Advancements and Infrastructure Development in the U.S. and Latin America at Telecom Industry Events more »
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3 ways the Obama administration is fueling the tech revolution
Current TV (blog)
Although U.S. household adoption of broadband Internet is growing, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration revealed in a report released in 2011that 23 percent of households don’t have a computer, leaving many students and adults without consistent Internet access. In an attempt to increase This working group is tasked with streamlining a process of leasing federal assets for the deployment of both wired and wireless broadband infrastructure, particularly in underserved communities.
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Cogeco buying American Broadband for $1.36 billion
Hamilton Spectator
MONTREAL – Canada’s fourth-largest cable TV company will get a toehold in the U.S. market with a US$1.36-billion deal to buy regional provider Atlantic Broadband, the Montreal company’s first big acquisition since its failed venture into Portugal. Cogeco Cable Inc.’s purchase of Atlantic Broadband will give it a presence "The quality of the infrastructure is high and this provides a nice increase to Cogeco Cable and gives us potential to grow further. There is room for further U.S. growth either through an increase in
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Testimony by Assistant Secretary Strickling, “Digital Divide: Expanding
In the near-term, investments in broadband infrastructure help create jobs and A November 2010 report by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
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Google Alert – new broadband

July 24, 2012
News 9 new results for new broadband
Gunnison Selects Actelis’ Broadband Accelerator to Reach Remote Customers
MarketWatch (press release)
FREMONT, CA, Jul 18, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Actelis(R), The Broadband Acceleration Company(TM), today announced that Gunnison Telephone Company, one of Utah’s premier providers of telecommunication services for more than 100
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Verizon 2Q results rise, match Street view
U.S. News & World Report
NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon Communications Inc., parent of the country’s largest cellphone carrier, on Thursday said its net income rose 13 percent in the second quarter as its wireless arm pulled in record profits. Verizon The poor showing comes after Verizon Wireless struck a deal to market cable broadband from Comcast and Time Warner Cable in its stores, a move consumer advocates see as a capitulation by Verizon that will leave many areas with just one viable choice for home broadband: cable. Shammo
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FCC: Broadband Providers Getting Close to Advertised Speeds
PCWorld
The FCC’s new broadband performance study, released Thursday, found that providers are delivering 96 percent of advertised download speeds during times of peak bandwidth demand, up from 87 percent of advertised speeds in an August 2011 report.
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ISPs Providing Faster Broadband Speeds: FCC
eWeek
“Millions of Americans have improved broadband performance. This is good news for consumers and the economy, but we need to keep pushing for faster broadband speeds and greater capacity,” FCC chairman Julius Genachowski said in prepared remarks.
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Cogeco Cable Buying Atlantic Broadband to Expand in U.S.
Bloomberg
Cogeco Cable Inc. (CCA), a Montreal-based cable-television company, agreed to buy Atlantic Broadband for $1.36 billion, letting it expand into the U.S. after a failed attempt to gain a foothold in Europe. Cogeco is purchasing the company from private-equity
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Google preps launch of 1Gbps broadband network
CNET
The idea behind Google Fiber is for the company to build a commercial fiber-based high-speed broadband network that Google and others can use to test new business models and applications that need very fast connections — upward of 1Gbps. Thousands
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LIME launches new broadband plan for landline clientele
Jamaica Gleaner
LIME has introduced a new Internet package for landline customers called Mega Browse and Talk (Mega B & T), which merges talk credit and unlimited data service. The browse and talk plan offers Internet service and voice calling at one low monthly cost,
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Verizon’s wireless glows, broadband hits wall
Wall Street Journal
NEW YORK — Verizon Communications Inc., parent of the country’s largest cellphone carrier, on Thursday said its net income rose 13 percent in the second quarter as its wireless arm pulled in record profits. Verizon has one foot in the wireless world and one
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ISPs improve delivery of the Internet speeds you pay for
USA TODAY
In the Federal Communications Commission’s second annual "Measuring Broadband America" report, to be released today, the agency found that Internet service providers (ISPs), on average, delivered 96% of their advertised download speeds during peak
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Blogs 3 new results for new broadband
New home broadband (for UK geeks) | Owen abroad
By Owen Barder
New home broadband (for UK geeks). Published July 21, 2012. We recently switched to fibre optic broadband (BT Infinity) and so far we are pleased with the results. I believe that we now have more bandwidth than did the whole of Ethopia
Owen abroad » Blog
Gogo Bringing Higher-Speed Broadband To United’s P.S. Fleet
While loads of people in rural places are still fighting for legitimate broadband, high flyers will be getting broadband while 30000 feet above those very locales. Crazy? Not quite — it’s called in-flight Internet, and it’s improving at a wildly fast clip.
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At AT&T, broadband continues to shrink — Tech News and Analysis
By Om Malik
For AT&T, the present and the future are all about mobile data services. With LTE service already in the market, it makes more sense for Ma Bell to move away from DSL. It lost 96000 net broadband customers during the second quarter.
GigaOM
Web 5 new results for new broadband
Measuring Broadband America – July 2012 | FCC.gov
The results of the tests reported in August 2011 comparing advertised to actual broadband speeds informed the marketplace, showing up in the news, on the
www.fcc.gov/measuring-broadband-america/2012/july
Operators welcome Europe’s new broadband investment proposals
Last week, the EU’s Digital Agenda VP Neelie Kroes set out a policy statement on broadband investment ahead of its formal adoption at the end of this year.
www.eurocomms.com/…/8434-operators-welcome-europes-ne…
Gunnison Selects Actelis’ Broadband Accelerator to – Marketwire
FREMONT, CA–(Marketwire – Jul 18, 2012) – Actelis®, The Broadband Acceleration Company™, today announced that Gunnison Telephone Company, one of
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xp and new broadband connection – Windows
My aged mother has transferred from dial up to broadband on the phone.What steps need to be taken to make sure her computer is safe??Is it necessary to go in
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New Broadband Speed Rules Still Failing UK Consumers
New Broadband Speed Rules Still Failing UK Consumers. 23.07.2012 11:09:59 – The latest ISPreview.co.uk reader survey has discovered that 75 Per Cent of
www.live-pr.com/…/new-broadband-speed-rules-still-failing-r…

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 17, 2012
News 6 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
EU sides with big telcos on fiber broadband plan
Reuters
Network tenants like Fastweb and Iliad say rents are too high while the copper wire owners say they need the cash from rents to invest in fiber infrastructure. Governments and EU officials are growing increasingly concerned that the region’s economy
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Doubts over US cable levy plans
Stuff.co.nz
The levy, which is used to fund broadband infrastructure in the US, currently applies to US telecommunications retailers selling services that traverse US states, but not to companies whose dominant source of revenues is international. The source said
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UK’s copper broadband prices won’t be forced down after EC decision
ZDNet
Summary: The European Commission says there is no evidence that bringing down the wholesale prices for access to BT and other European incumbents’ copper networks will stimulate investment in super-fast fibre broadband. Related Stories. Broadband
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NBN hands $280m satellite dish contract to US
Brisbane Times
The builder of Australia’s national broadband network (NBN) has signed a $280 million contract with a US-based firm to manufacture satellite dishes and other technical equipment. Prime Minister Julia Gillard announced the contract with NBN Co chief
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Brisbane Times
Broadband Deployment Getting a Boost in San Diego
Government Technology
“While satellite might be a debatable ‘broadband‘ technology, the provider has insured us that they can overcome any latency issues,” said Jeff Hancock, executive director of San Diego Futures Foundation, the consortium’s fiscal agent. “Defining
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Government Technology
Is Broadband Must-Have Resource for Economic Recovery?
CNBC.com (blog)
Governments need to embrace broadband access as an important economic driver and work with private industry and the public to implement a broadband for all business models. US Economy Goes From ‘Hero to Zero’; HSBC Ignored Drug Money Fear, Alleges
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CNBC.com (blog)
Web 2 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
Can a City Manage Broadband Infrastructure? An Organizational
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Telecom firm received stimulus funds, sold U.S. surveillance
In January of 2010, US regional operator, Commnet Wireless contracted with ZTE USA to build broadband infrastructure network covering parts of Arizona, New
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Google Alert – new broadband

July 17, 2012
News 10 new results for new broadband
Broadband Lifeline and Connect2Compete Mark A NewBroadband Moment
BroadbandBreakfast.com
July 12, 2012 – If 2008 marked the dawn of our national “broadband moment,” this summer and fall may well be the beginning of a new era of broadband adoption and usage. A major national initiative, dubbed “Connect2Compete,” is just beginning to find
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High Speed Broadband VPN Networks Disrupt the MPLS Market According to
MarketWatch (press release)
"New broadband and wide area networking technology enables business to rethink their WAN strategy — particularly as telecom services can account for 20 percent of IT budgets. Telecom spend is also under increasing pressure from the explosive growth in
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Broadband Program Adds More Digital Literacy Training
PCWorld
A nonprofit program focused on making broadband available to low-income U.S. residents has added a job-training partner to its roster and will increase its focus… Hi My Account | Newsletters | Add Connections. Sign in with or Create a New Account.
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Fujitsu ditches broadband bid for Cumbria
ZDNet (blog)
Summary: Fujitsu has withdrawn its bid to provide broadband infrastructure to Cumbria under the BDUK scheme, leaving BT as the sole supplier in the region. BREAKING NEWS: When and how will users get the next version of Microsoft’s Office?
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Calix Expands View Into Broadband Usage in Rural America With New Report
MarketWatch (press release)
The latest report also features a new detailed analysis of the peak broadband speeds subscribers experienced during the Q1 period, which found more than 70 percent of rural broadband subscribers are receiving service below the 4 Mbps downstream target
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Charter Phases Out Low-Cost Broadband
Multichannel News
The new broadband strategy — clearly aimed at boosting broadband revenue — comes at the hands of CEO Tom Rutledge and chief marketing officer Jon Hargis, both of whom resigned from Cablevision Systems last year and subsequently joined the St.
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FCC?broadband rule changes could affect local services
Fort Dodge Messenger
New rules from the Federal Communications Commission regarding its National Broadband Plan could have an undesirable effect on Iowa’s rural telephon…
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EU sides with big telcos on fiber broadband plan
Chicago Tribune
Under the new proposals, companies like Telecom Italia and Telefonica will not have to lower the fees they charge for using their legacy copper networks. In addition, the rents on new fiber broadband networks will not be subject to regulation as long
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UK’s copper broadband prices won’t be forced down, Europe decides
ZDNet (blog)
investment in fibre as a replacement moneyspinner. However, incumbents such as BT argued that the resulting lower retail prices for copper-based broadband would have had the opposite effect, by making their new, high-speed fibre services a harder sell.
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First phase of new broadband network in Hull reaches halfway point
This is Hull and East Riding
A FLEDGLING telecoms company says it is on target to launch the first broadband network in Hull entirely independent of KC in September.The first phase of a proposed new citywide network being rolled…
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Web 5 new results for new broadband
21CN new broadband connections :: PlusNet plc :: think broadband
Re: 21CN new broadband connections I understand that, I was just wondering if all new broadband only connections are put onto 21cn, which can supply a
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Sky UK Switch On New Broadband Television and – ISP Review
BSkyB (Sky Broadband) will tomorrow switch-on its new web-based internet TV and Film (video streaming) service, NOW TV, which aims to challenge Netflix
www.ispreview.co.uk/…/sky-uk-switch-on-new-broadband-tel…
Jordan to launch new broadband tender | TMT Finance and
Jordan is planning to launch a new tender to complete its long-running National Broadband Network project, the Ministry of Information and Communications
tmtfinance.com/news/jordan-launch-new-broadband-tender
On Tap From the FCC: More White Spaces, New Broadband
The next FCC meeting will involve white spaces for broadband, the Measuring Broadband America July 2012 Report and next-generation mapping. Here’s what
www.telecompetitor.com/on-tap-from-fcc-more-white-spaces-…
Google Alert – new broadband « GigaByteBlog
T-Mobile has introduced two new broadband data plans that should appeal to the corporate community. With an increase in mobile devices entering the office
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 10, 2012
News 4 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
UK does U-turn over Olympic broadband squeeze
ZDNet (blog)
Summary: The extra strain the Olympic Games will put on broadband service is unlikely to cause outages or slowdowns for businesses, the UK government has said, in a departure from earlier advice. On Friday, however, the Cabinet Office said that
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Frontier receives $71.9 million grant for rural broadband installation
Westfair Online
Frontier Communications received a $71.9 million grant July 9 from the Federal Communications Commission to assist with the installation of broadband infrastructure in some of the country’s more rural areas. With the funding, the Stamford-based company
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A tale of two telcos
CivSource
Frontier Communications has renewed its commitment to expanding rural broadband in the US by working through the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC)
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Frontier Communications To Extend Broadband Deployment To Rural America
TheStreet.com (press release)
Frontier Communications’ ongoing commitment to deploying broadband services to rural America will accelerate with the acceptance of $71. This Editor’s Choice piece discusses how Europe’s response to its debt problem is relevant to U.S. investors
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Analysis: U.S., FCC must focus on Puerto Rico’s broadband deficiency
Puerto Rico is the poster child of the broadband adoption challenge,” she said. “It is facing the great U.S. infrastructure challenge of the 21st century, which
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Google Alert – new broadband

July 10, 2012
News 10 new results for new broadband
T-Mobile Unleashes Two New Broadband Data Plans for Business Users
Midsize Insider
T-Mobile has introduced two new broadband data plans that should appeal to the corporate community. With an increase in mobile devices entering the office (tablets, laptops, and mobile hotspots), demand for an inexpensive yet reliable service has grown.
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New phone rules could hinder rural broadband development
Mason City Globe Gazette
CLEAR LAKE — New FCC rules could delay broadband expansion in rural areas, according to Tom Lovell, general manager/vice president of the Clear Lake Independent Telephone Co. The new rules eliminate the access fees telephone companies collect
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Eutelsat Sets a New Benchmark for Satellite Broadband via KA-SAT
MarketWatch (press release)
Offering higher bitrates, increased consumption profiles and lower entry costs, the latest generation of Tooway™ broadband services is now available and is being progressively commercialised by distributors integrating the new offers into their
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Broadband speeds outpacing demand
Boston.com
In the highly competitive cable market, broadband speed is a major selling point for Verizon and broadband rivals like Comcast Corp.’s Xfinity service. Carriers frequently boost the broadband speeds they offer in their relentless pursuit of new
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Rocket Carrying New 4G Broadband Satellite Successfully Launched
PR Newswire (press release)
Xplornet Vastly Expands Canadian Rural Broadband! WOODSTOCK, NB, July 6, 2012 /CNW/ – Xplornet Communications Inc. is pleased to announce the successful launch of EchoStar XVII, a Hughes 4G broadband satellite that will greatly expand Xplornet’s
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Rural Broadband Alliance: USF reform will do more harm than good
FierceTelecom
The FCC may have good intentions with refocusing the Universal Service Fund toward funding new broadband rollouts, but the Rural Broadband Alliance thinks reforms will drive up prices for their rural telco members’ customers.
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Rising Broadband Penetration and Growing Popularity of Social Networking
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
Rising Broadband Penetration and Growing Popularity of Social Networking Sites Drives the Social Gaming Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. PRWeb. Published 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 10, 2012. Tweet · Comments (0)
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Sky goes public with ‘secret’ super-fast broadband
ZDNet
Sky has opened up its up-to-76Mbps broadband to all its customers. Image credit: Sky The ISP’s speediest connection, Sky Fibre Unlimited Pro, was previously restricted to new customers calling its sales phone line. On Friday, the company confirmed a
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New website compares nation’s broadband speeds
TVNZ
Internet users can now compare broadband speeds from across the country.
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Charter Eliminates Entry-Level Broadband Tiers
Multichannel News
In a move to boost broadband revenue, Charter Communications is no longer offering its two cheapest high-speed Internet packages, with new subscribers given a choice of taking either 30 or 100 Megabits per second tiers.
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Dolphin shows new broadband seismic tool – Offshore
The Dolphin Group ASA (OSE:DOLP) has launched SHarp, a combined seismic acquisition and processing broadband product.
www.offshore-mag.com/…/dolphin-shows-new-broadband.ht…
Rocket Carrying New 4G Broadband Satellite – Yahoo! Finance
From Yahoo! Finance: Xplornet Vastly Expands Canadian Rural Broadband! WOODSTOCK, NB, July 6, 2012 /CNW/ – Xplornet Communications Inc. is pleased
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New broadband offering ‘might appeal to cash-strapped consumers
New broadband offering ‘might appeal to cash-strapped consumers’. Date: 4/7/ 2012. Cash-strapped consumers may benefit from a new mobile broadband
www.quadrantconnections.com/…/new-broadband-offering-m…

Google Alert – new broadband

July 3, 2012
News 10 new results for new broadband
The Breakfast Meeting: Breaking Up News Corp. and Putting A Meter On
New York Times (blog)
Also, Savannah Guthrie in talks to become the new ‘Today’ show co-host and remembering Nora Ephron.
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New broadband services to offer faster speeds to firms
Telappliant VoIP News
Telappliant VoIP News: New broadband services to offer faster speeds to firms.
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State’s broadband network for education gets new leader
News & Observer
Tom Rabon has been elected chairman of MCNC, a nonprofit that operates the N.C. Research and Education Network.
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T-Mobile Brings New Data Options for Business Mobile Broadband
Wall Street Journal
All the new plans will be available by the end of July. The plans only involve mobile broadband devices and doesn’t change its offerings for smartphones. The company offers smartphone consumers unlimited data plans with throttling; the phone plans
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An Old Plan for New Media
Huffington Post
And they’re using this new power to squeeze out competitors and remake new media in their old image. For anyone online that means a future of fewer choices among broadband providers and less control over the digital diet that’s fed across their networks.
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Daily Report: The Trouble With Limits on Broadband
New York Times (blog)
The broadband era began with the expectation that Internet connections were like all-you-can-eat buffets. But as Brian Stelter reports in Wednesday’s New York Times, people are now being prodded to think about how much they’re consuming. Read more…
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New York Times (blog)
MyReviewsNow.net Welcomes New Affiliate Partner Verizon Broadband to
San Francisco Chronicle
People who want more speed, security, reliability and overall value from their high speed Internet (HSI) provider can now connect with MyReviewsNow.net’s newest affiliate partner, Verizon Broadband. […] some Verizon Broadband HSI packages offer wi-fi
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T-Mobile Rolls Out New Business-Focused Mobile Broadband Data Plans
MarketWatch (press release)
"In combination with our portfolio of compelling 4G mobile broadband devices, the availability of our new overage-free and high-speed data plans empowers our customers to not only choose the right amount of data, but, more importantly, choose a plan
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T-Mobile Business Broadband Plans Offer Choice of Fees or Speeds
eWeek
T-Mobile, addressing business customers’ increasing use of mobile brandband devices, is offering new plans that offer a choice between throttling and paying overage fees to remain at full speed.
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Broadband is coming … To portions of Guilford, Dummerston
Brattleboro Reformer
Statewide, FairPoint expects to invest $6.6 million in 17 towns to bring new broadband service to more than 3200 customers. Seventy percent of those customers will have download speeds of seven megabytes per second or greater, administrators said.
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Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
T-Mobile Targets Businesses With New Mobile Broadband Plans
T-Mobile announced two new suites of mobile broadband data plans that are designed with businesses in mind. The new plans offer the choice of predictable monthly billing with no overage fees or high-speed access plans with
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Web 5 new results for new broadband
The New Broadband alternative…’BroadbandWithoutContract.co.uk
Broadband customers see new ‘flexibility’ in packages as ‘ BroadbandWithoutContract.co.uk’ launches to provide consumers with the choice for an alternative to
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Be Careful When Considering A New Broadband Deal
Talk Talk and Plusnet, the two cheapest broadband service providers in the UK, are currently waging a war for the hearts and minds – and, of course, the wallets
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Loving my new broadband connection 😀 – zombies – GameSpot.com
So recently we moved to the city where we are able to have some decent internet for once. I’ve noticed I nearly always pull host now. Well, anyway. I was playing
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BSNL New Broadband Flexi Combo Plan
hi guys recently i.e. 1/7/2012 bsnl launch 5 flexi combo plans is any one know details of that ? flexi gernal combo plan 1500 i want details of this.
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 3, 2012
News 4 new results for united states broadband infrastructure
Utah’s Strong Broadband Infrastructure Attracts Businesses
Utah Pulse
Utah has received national recognition for its extensive broadband infrastructure and high adoption rate. According to a 2011 report published by the U.S. Department of Commerce entitled Exploring the Digital Nation: Computer and Internet Use at Home,
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Broadband plan threat to rural US
The Marysville Advocate
Blue Valley Tele-Communications, along with the rest of the U.S. rural telecommunications industry, has spent the last year battling the National Broadband Plan implemented by the Federal Communications Commission. The rules in this plan impact not
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US lawmakers seek review of broadband data caps
Times of India
WASHINGTON: Two Democratic lawmakers said Congress should examine whether major wireless carriers and cable companies are stifling the growth of online video services like Netflix Inc and Hulu by limiting the amount of content internet subscribers can
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Improving the Economy and Igniting America
Huffington Post (blog)
President Obama and his administration deserve much credit for seeing the need for improved broadband infrastructure and acting to meet this need. U.S. Ignite will be a catalyst for education and workforce development — advancing manufacturing, health
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