We have a few new job listings to peruse over on the Ramblings Jobs Board.... [visit site to read more]
In a matter of days, Verizon will likely add to its inventory of content by acquiring much of Yahoo. This deal and the earlier acquisition of America Online confirms the trend that deep-pocketed incumbents see the benefit in acquiring content, rather than growing their own. Show More Summary
U.S. aims to get ahead of the rest of the world in advanced wireless technology. As we’ve reported, the FCC has been hard at work on the regulatory regime for future wireless “5G” technologies, which promise blindingly fast data speeds. Would-be 5G wireless providers and device manufacturers particularly want wide swaths of millimeter wave (mmWave) … Continue Reading
News this week included autonomous vehicle vulnerabilities, a Google Fiber delay, updating pen testing, and combining augmented and virtual realities.
Here's a quick rundown of some other news from this week that's worth a quick look:... [visit site to read more]
Verizon's planned acquisition of XO seems to have hit a slow patch this summer. The FCC yesterday hit the pause button on its 180 day review period in a letter posted here, leaving things in a bit of limbo for the moment.... [visit site to read more]
New research by Citizens Advice shows that the telecoms sector is the most complained about. In itself, this is not too surprising. There is more change in this sector that any other: faster broadband, new mobiles, 4G roll-out, more tariff options, more bundled options. Also we are more than ever dependent on telecoms services and […]
The first official estimate by the Office for National Statistics of the extent of cybercrime reveals 5.8 million incidents in the last year, enough to nearly double the headline crime rate in England and Wales. More information her...
Networking IoT devices will be a massive undertaking, and there is room for more than one approach.
The trend of colocation players buying renewable energy in bulk continued today with Digital Realty Trust. The data center REIT has done a deal with E.ON Climate & Renewables North America, LLC to offset 100% of its power needs across its colo and interconnection footprint. ... [visit site to read more]
Here's some international networking news quick-takes:... [visit site to read more]
We have all seen the videos online of robots doing incredible human-like activities, but with increased efficiency; so should we mortal humans be afraid? Lamudi- the global property portal – takes a look at the impact robots will have on real estate. Show More Summary