Archive for February, 2013

Google Alert – new broadband

February 26, 2013
News 10 new results for new broadband
GM bringing 4G broadband to new vehicles next year with AT&T
York Daily Record
"We’re making a global commitment to embed 4G LTE mobile broadband across all of our vehicles," Mary Chan, president of GM’s Global Connected Consumer, said in an interview. "This is the largest commercial deployment of 4G LTE services in the auto
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Broadband News from Around the World: Indian Cable, Kiwi Education and
BroadbandBreakfast.com
Speaking with great attention to the education system, author Nikki Kaye discussed the Kiwi government’s plan to improve schools via broadband. Kaye states that “our government has invested significantly in ensuring New Zealand school children have
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MTN Satellite offers new broadband solution
Marine Log
bats FEBRUARY 25, 2013 — Miramar, FL, based MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) say it has entered into an exclusive partnership with BATS, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, to market the Broadband Antenna Tracking and Stabilization (BATS) system to the cruise,
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House Republicans Take New Aim at Broadband Subsidies
Broadcasting & Cable
House Republicans were not big fans of the Obama Administration’s broadband stimulus grants and loans, and a new Congress has not changed anything. That includes an ongoing investigation into overbuilding claims levied by Mediacom, according to
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New Wave¢ sold to Rural Broadband Investments LLC
Du Quoin Evening Call
Rural Broadband Investments openly states that "through acquisitions it wants to create a regionally clustered 250,000 plus subscriber, broadband focused company generating in excess of $100 million of profit per year. Once the target companies are
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Speedier move for faster broadband
Cambridge News
The council has also launched a new website to keep residents informed. It features details about how the project is progressing, case studies of those that have benefited from faster broadband speeds, and a link to a tool that checks current broadband
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Cambridge News
HBO Asia Launches HBO GO A New Broadband Streaming Service
WebWire (press release)
Hong Kong – HBO Asia, the leader in home entertainment and at the forefront of broadcast technology, has announced the Asia launch of HBO GO to now TV’s HBO subscribers¹. HBO GO, a brand new broadband streaming service, enables subscribers to
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Frontier Communications’ Awesome Broadband Offer for Residential and
Business Wire (press release)
By offering new broadband speed tiers to residential and commercial customers and eliminating contracts and early termination fees on our residential offers, we are truly simplifying the broadband experience.” She added that the commercial offer
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Nigeria-Technology: Zinox addresses broadband inadequacy with live hub
Afrique en Ligue
Nigeria-Technology: Zinox addresses broadband inadequacy with live hub. Internet – Zinox Technology hub has gone live with the installation of a brand new state of the art iDirect Internet Evolution Hub to address broadband insufficiency. It is
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Brazil introduces tax breaks for new broadband networks
Telecompaper (subscription)
The Brazilian Government has approved Decree 7291, which provides new tax breaks to encourage investment in the National Broadband Programme (PNBL) in time for the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics. Companies wishing to
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Web 1 new result for new broadband
Nielsen to begin counting broadband viewing homes – Yahoo! News
From Yahoo! News: NEW YORK (AP) — The company that measures television viewership said Thursday it will soon begin counting people who watch
news.yahoo.com/nielsen-begin-counting-broadband-viewing-…

Google Alert – new broadband

February 19, 2013
News 1 new result for new broadband
SkiCo, Pitkin County look to expand broadband network
Aspen Daily News
New York resident Alessandra Freda, 15, checks her phone at the Sundeck. The Aspen Skiing Co. last season beefed up the capability to use cell phones at the Sundeck. This year, the company will expand its broadband capabilities across all four
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

February 13, 2013
News 1 new result for united states broadband infrastructure
US Must Implement the Broadband Communications Infrastructure
Politic365
17yearsago, there was a digital transformation that made the world smaller. New technologies have since intertwined and interconnected the global community where information is now instantly and readily available to more people than ever before. You
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Google Alert – new broadband

February 13, 2013
News 5 new results for new broadband
Broadcom’s new chip could bring 150 Mbps mobile broadband to your phone or
GigaOM
Technically the radio interface on Broadcom’s new chip still falls in the plain old LTE category. Only when Broadcom boosts speeds to 300 Mbps over 20 MHz of spectrum will it really be LTE-Advanced as defined by the standards bodies. That said, these
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GigaOM
ITIF Report: US on Broadband Fast Track
Multichannel News
According to a new broadband rankings analysis from the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, the U.S. has made "rapid progress" in broadband deployment, performance, price and adoption. The report, clearly meant to counter various
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Daily Report: Where the Broadband Roams
New York Times (blog)
In Tuesday’s New York Times, Edward Wyatt reports from Agate, Colo., on the $4 billion Broadband Technology Opportunities Program, part of the Obama administration’s 2009 economic stimulus effort. The aim of the grant program is to extend high-speed
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New York Times (blog)
Broadband initiative reaches Owaka
Otago Daily Times
Mobile coverage and broadband options have improved for Catlins residents with a new cellphone tower at Owaka, under the Government’s Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI). The tower primarily covers the Owaka township, but also reaches surrounding areas
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Otago Daily Times
Broadband campaigners criticise EU over billion-euro budget cuts
The Guardian
Broadband campaigners say EU budget cuts hammered out last week will kill high-speed connections needed by rural homes and businesses, after it emerged the budget for rural broadband – seen as vital to creating new businesses – has been cut by
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The Guardian
Blogs 1 new result for new broadband
Remarks of Assistant Secretary Strickling at Broadband Summit of
By hphillips
These efforts have generated more than half a million new broadband subscribers. Our grantees have installed nearly 39,000 computer workstations in 2600 public computer centers located in 1500 communities. Today is an opportune time to
What’s New
Web 3 new results for new broadband
Brazil Surpasses 25 Million Broadband Connections – The Network
Fixed-line data connections include two new definitions: Broadband 2.0, for speeds of 2.0 Mbps or over; and Broadband 1.0, for connections between 128 Kbps
newsroom.cisco.com/press-release-content?type…articleId…
Waste Is Seen in Program to Give Internet Access to Rural U.S.
Matt Nager for The New York Times. A fiber optic installation in Flagler, Colo. Some rural towns have no broadband, and some are getting more than they want .
www.nytimes.com/…/waste-is-seen-in-program-to-give-interne…
Sky launch new broadband service today – uSwitch Ireland
Today’s launch has highlighted Sky’s commitment to bring real clarity and simplicity in the way that its broadband services are delivered to consumers.
www.uswitch.ie/…/sky-launch-new-broadband-service-today/

Google Alert – new broadband

February 6, 2013
News 1 new result for new broadband
Gilat Awarded Premier VSAT Vendor for Mexican Government New Broadband
NASDAQ
PETAH TIKVA, Israel, Feb. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq:GILT), a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services, today announced it has been selected by ALEF Soluciones Integrales
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Web 1 new result for new broadband
Will LTE be threatened by new satellite broadband offers
LTE is being positioned by some European operators as a substitute for fixed ADSL services. The obvious advantage of LTE is its ability to provide coverage for
www.fiercewireless.com/europe/story/will…/2013-02-01