Archive for December, 2012

Google Alert – new broadband

December 25, 2012
News 2 new results for new broadband
PTCL offers free ‘Jadoo Box’ to new Broadband customers
News Tribe
Islamabad: Pakistan’s leading integrated telecommunications company, Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL) is offering its customers free ‘Jadoo Box’ with very new 2Mbps and above internet connection. “Jadoo Box” is a multi-purpose
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Plusnet to air new home phone and broadband advert on Boxing Day
The Drum
Home phone and broadband provider Plusnet has announced it is to launch its new advert on Boxing Day (Wednesday 26 December). The new advert , created by Karmarama, follows on from Plusnet’s ‘Days of Fibre’ advert which ran back in Autumn and will
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Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
Motorola Home Finds A New Home At ARRIS. Google Sells
By Frederic Lardinois
Google just announced that it has sold Motorla Home, the broadband unit of Motorola Mobility to ARRIS, a broadband media technology company that specializes i..
TechCrunch
Web 2 new results for new broadband
State aid: Commission adopts new Broadband Guidelines – Europa
The European Commission has adopted revised guidelines for the application of EU state aid rules to the broadband sector. These guidelines will help Member
europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-12-1424_en.htm
TWC Kicks Up Broadband Download Speeds – Multichannel News
Time Warner Cable is increasing the top download speed of its most popular broadband tier by 50% nationwide — boosting the Standard Internet service from 10
www.multichannel.com/cable-operators/twc-kicks…/140839

Google Alert – new broadband

December 18, 2012
News 4 new results for new broadband
Europe: 72% Of Homes Are Now Broadband-Connected; Online, Reading Is
TechCrunch
It’s official: Europe is fast approaching a point at which broadband is becoming ubiquitous among consumers, and with it is coming a surge of popularity for online news, social media, and e-commerce. Today the European Commission released details for
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Tunisiana selects Alcatel-Lucent to build new broadband network
FierceTelecom
Tunisia’s largest provider of wireless communications services, Tunisiana, on Monday selected Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) to build a fiber- and copper-based wireline broadband network that will support broadband data and video services.
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New FCC fund to boost rural broadband connections
FierceHealthIT
The Federal Communications Commission has earmarked up to $400 million for the new Healthcare Connect Fund to help expand health care providers’ access to high-bandwidth connections. The existing Rural Health Care program, established in 1996,
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SES offers 20Mbps broadband in France
Broadband TV News
SES has announced that it is the first satellite operator to offer a satellite broadband service with download speeds of up to 20 Mbps for consumers in France. The new service uses Ka-band capacity on SES’ Astra 2F satellite and is available with
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Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
Today’s Scuttlebot: Foxconn’s Robot Troubles, and Google’s
By By THE NEW YORK TIMES
Today’s Scuttlebot: Foxconn’s Robot Troubles, and Google’s Broadband. By THE NEW YORK TIMES. Here are some of the more interesting items that the tech reporters and editors of The New York Times found on the Web recently. See more
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Web 3 new results for new broadband
Plusnet to provide unlimited broadband | Money | The Guardian
Until now the company has set download caps on its home broadband packages. But from Wednesday the Sheffield-based broadband company is allowing new
www.guardian.co.uk/…/plusnet-provide-unlimited-broadband…
NEW REPORT: Capping the Nation’s Broadband Future
Washington, DC — A growing number of Americans are being forced to cap the amount of data they use, both on their cell phones and even at home, or face
newamerica.net/…/new_report_capping_the_nations_broadba…
New Airtel Broadband Backbone by Alcatel-Lucent | Technology
Bharti Airtel is stepping up to improve its services and meet the requirements of the growing mobile broadband market in Africa. Alcatel-Lucent is set to assist the
www.technologybanker.com/…/new-airtel-broadband-backbo…

Google Alert – new broadband

December 11, 2012
News 10 new results for new broadband
Connected Tennessee Releases New Broadband Availability Figures
The Chattanoogan
New research out Monday by Connected Tennessee shows 96% of Tennessee households have access to basic internet with speeds of 768Kbps download/200Kbps upload, an increase from last April’s figure of 95%, leaving 100,000 Tennessee households
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Telecom suffers ‘intermittent issues’ with broadband
TVNZ
"Some customers having intermittent issues establishing new broadband connections – techs are investigating @ highest priority, apologies," the company wrote on their Twitter page this morning. Telecom retail chief executive Chris Quin tweeted at 7am
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Which states have the best broadband? Check out this report
CNET
Washington, Massachusetts and Delaware top the list of states that have made broadband a priority, according to a new study by the trade group TechNet. These states lead the TechNet State Broadband Index, a study which ranks states on broadband
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Rational broadband investment: Why the FCC’s new task force is a good step
FierceTelecom
In an era of scarce capital, the U.S. communications industry is making a remarkable investment in our country’s infrastructure. In 2011, wireline, wireless and cable companies spent a total of $66 billion on their networks. But while all of that is
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MA Broadband Ranked 2nd Best in the Nation
GoLocal Worcester
More tech startups may be headed for the Bay State after the Commonwealth’s broadband service and infrastructure was ranked the 2nd best in the country in a new study by TechNet, a national, bipartisan network of technology CEOs. Washington topped the
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Broadband in SA doubles in two years
Moneyweb.co.za
High speeds, lower rates andease of access also means that the demographic of the SA user base is shifting significantly, once again creating space for new content and business models. The trends presented in this survey suggest that we will see a
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FCC Tackles Broadband Transition With New Task Force
Billing World
The Federal Communications Commission has formed a new task force with the goal of coordinating the Commission’s efforts on IP interconnection, resiliency of 21st century communications networks, business broadband competition, and consumer
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The Skies Have It: Affordable Broadband Internet for All
TechNewsWorld
Many rural areas can’t get DSL, cable, or 4G and 3G, but how should a consumer choose among offerings when there are options, as we see price points between ground-based 3G Internet and satellite merge? "Which one gives you the best price for the
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Washington, Massachusetts among most broadband-friendly states
Network World
IDG News Service – The U.S. states of Washington, Massachusetts and Delaware have made the most progress in promoting broadband and in providing a broadband-friendly business climate, according to a new study by trade group TechNet. Getting the
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Alcatel-Lucent builds Airtel’s network backbone across Africa
Financial Express
This new backbone network will support all mobile broadband services to Airtel’s 17 affiliates across Africa – serving 60 million customers – as well as a much more robust interconnection to global networks including the UK. The single international
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Web 5 new results for new broadband
New broadband provider opens S.F. office | Argus Leader
Wireless broadband provider SpeedConnect has installed new 4G service in South Dakota with an office in Sioux Falls.
siouxfallsbusinessjournal.argusleader.com/…/New-broadband-…
Connected Texas Releases New Broadband Access Figures
AUSTIN, TX – New research from Connected Texas snapshots the latest broadband availability across the state, with 92 percent of Texas households having
bbpmag.com/…/connected-texas-releases-new-broadband-acce…
Connect South Carolina Releases New Broadband Availability
Connected Nation is a leading technology organization committed to bringing affordable high-speed Internet and broadband-enabled resources to all
www.connectednation.org/node/2491
Massachusetts ranks No. 2 in broadband adoption – Mass High Tech
New England Technology Directory · Bio/Medtech Directory · Clean Tech ranked second on the top 10 list of states leading the charge in broadband adoption,
www.masshightech.com/…/daily43-Massachusetts-ranks-No-2-…
Cablevision Hikes Broadband Fees $5 Per Month – Multichannel News
Cablevision Systems said it will increase the cost of its broadband service by $5 per month in 2013, which will result in an average increase of 3.2% for Optimum
www.multichannel.com/distribution/cablevision…5…/140584

Google Alert – new broadband

December 4, 2012
News 2 new results for new broadband
A Broadband Vision Unfolds Down Under
The Network
Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) is a new, high-speed broadband network aimed at providing faster, more reliable broadband access to all Australians, and helping bridge the broadband performance gap with other advanced countries.
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TWC to Bring Usage-Based Broadband Nationwide
Multichannel News
Britt, speaking at the UBS Global Media & Communications Conference in New York, said TWC will “always offer unlimited service” but sees an opportunity to cater to customers who don’t use as much broadband, Light Reading Cable reported. The MSO first
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Web 3 new results for new broadband
New Broadband for Seniors website – now live! | Australian
30 November 2012. The new Broadband for Seniors website will now make it easier for older Australians to learn how to use the internet and access the many
www.fahcsia.gov.au/…/new-broadband-for-seniors-website-no…
New Fact Sheet: Community Broadband and Public Savings
We have already published a fact sheet on the critical role community broadband plays in job development. Now, ILSR presents a collection of how commnity
www.muninetworks.org/…/new-fact-sheet-community-broadb…
WANTED A NEW BROADBAND CONNECTION IMMEADIATELY:rolleyes:
SIR, THIS IS VISHAL GUPTA FROM LUCKNOW. I WANTED A BROADBAND CONNECTION IN MY HOME URGENTLY . SO PLEASE CONTACT ME
www.consumercourtforum.in/…/wanted-new-broadband-conn…