Archive for January, 2013

Google Alert – new broadband

January 29, 2013
News 4 new results for new broadband
Rural Waikato Gets New Broadband
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
with our rural broadband coverage checker. Woosh is New Zealand’s top rated broadband provider for customer satisfaction (canstarblue.co.nz), has a 100% New Zealand based team and has extensive experience and a commitment to rural New Zealand.
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UK Broadband speeds are fastest at 4am, survey claims
TechRadar UK
New data from uSwitch claims that broadband speeds in the UK reach their fastest at 4am, long after most folks have hit the hay and well before unburdened souls are reaching for their laptops or smartphones. According to the survey, which monitored 2
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Networks’ broadband horizons
Cambridge News
Lionel Chmilewsky is the new chief executive of Cambridge Broadband Networks. It made a horrid loss last year, but things are looking up, especially the market. Towards the end of last year the News reported that Cambridge Broadband Networks Ltd was
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Cambridge News
UK Broadband speeds drop 28 per cent during peak hours
TrustedReviews
UK broadband speeds drop an average 28 per cent from their fastest speeds during evening peak hours, new research from uSwitch has revealed. The survey revealed that average download speeds can fall by as much as 60 per cent at peak times across
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TrustedReviews
Blogs 2 new results for new broadband
Rural Waikato Gets New Broadband | infonews.co.nz New Zealand’s
By Gemma Stewart
Rural Waikato Gets New Broadband. Tuesday 29 January 2013, 8:22PM By Gemma Stewart 44 views. WAIKATO. In partnership with the Government’s Rural Broadband Initiative, Woosh has announced it is providing rural Waikato customers
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Access to broadband internet is the new access to ports, rail, and
By Christopher Mims
In the 21st century, a small business in Kansas City, Missouri, has at least one very important thing in common with a small business in Seoul, Korea: Both have access to ultra high-speed internet—Kansas City via Google Fiber and Seoul on
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Google Alert – new broadband

January 22, 2013
News 2 new results for new broadband
Orcon, Telecom’s broadband ‘most consistent’ – report
New Zealand Herald
Orcon, Telecom and Xnet are offering customers consistent broadband performance across the country, while TelstraClear users in Auckland get a better run than those in other parts of New Zealand, according to testing service TrueNet. In its latest
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New Zealand Herald
HS2 could help spread high-speed broadband, minister says
The Guardian
High-speed rail could also help spread high-speed broadband across Britain, according to the government, which is developing plans for cables to be run along the new track as it seeks to push the benefits of the controversial £33bn project. Ministers
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The Guardian
Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
One country, a million societies: Facebook, broadband create social
By RT
Communication technology is leading to a radical reorganization of UK society, says a major study. Traditional communities will become “less cohesive”, as virtual ones form in their place, and the very definition of what it is to be a person
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Web 4 new results for new broadband
FCC Takes Heat For New Broadband Subsidy Plans – As Agency
The FCC still has around $185 million out of the $300 broadband funds available from phase one of their Connect America Fund. As we’ve been noting, Frontier
www.dslreports.com/…/FCC-Takes-Heat-For-New-Broadband-…
Brazil Broadband Access Slowly Increasing | The Rio Times | Brazil
The PNBL, the National Broadband Plan, was launched a year ago to provide millions throughout Brazil with a 1Mb internet connection for a monthly fee of
riotimesonline.com/…/brazil-broadband-access-slowly-increasi…
TelstraClear quickest broadband, says new survey – Business – NZ
TelstraClear – now under Vodafone’s wing – outpaced its rivals during December and offered customers the fastest web browsing speeds, according to a
www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3…
ASTCA signs with O3b Networks for broadband | Samoa News
The American Samoa Telecommunications Authority (ASTCA) and O3b Networks have signed
www.samoanews.com/?q=node/71593

Google Alert – new broadband

January 15, 2013
News 1 new result for new broadband
Broadband Research analyst gets prison in insider case
Yahoo! News (blog)
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A securities research analyst who had publicly refused to cooperate in the U.S. government’s sweeping insider-trading probe was sentenced to more than four years in prison on Tuesday after admitting he supplied hedge funds with
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Web 1 new result for new broadband
FCC Plans New Broadband Service – Courthouse News Service
WASHINGTON (CN) – The Federal Communications Commission has proposed creating a new Citizens Broadband Service in the 3550-3650 MHz (3.5 GHz)
www.courthousenews.com/2013/01/09/53770.htm

Google Alert – new broadband

January 8, 2013
News 1 new result for new broadband
FCC IT Healthcare Fund to Boost Broadband Connections
IDG News Service
08.01.2013 kl 15:58 | CIO (US). Tweet. The FCC’s new $400 million Healthcare Connect Fund is designed to boost broadband connections in rural areas in order to support telemedicine to expand patient access to specialists and drive down costs.
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Web 1 new result for new broadband
STC adds 429 new broadband network coverage sites | Saudi
STC added new 429 broadband network coverage sites throughout Saudi regions, furthering its effort to develop an integrated infrastructure and network
www.ameinfo.com/stc-adds-429-broadband-network-coverag…

Google Alert – new broadband

January 1, 2013
Web 2 new results for new broadband
Comcast Celebrates New Year With Broadband Price Hikes – Hike
In addition to the inevitable (and sometimes bi-annual) increase in Comcast TV prices, the carrier is notifying out-of-contract customers that their broadband
www.dslreports.com/…/Comcast-Celebrates-New-Year-With-B…
Happy New Year From Broadband Reports | DSLReports.com, ISP
Everyone here at Broadband Reports wishes you and yours a happy, healthy and safe new year. Help us ring in 2013 in the comment section below.
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