(Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court will hear oral arguments on Dec. 4 in lawsuits that challenge the Federal Communications Commission’s “net neutrality” rules, which prevent broadband providers from blocking or slowing Internet traffic, the court said on Monday. USTelecom, a trade group for broadband providers, and other opponents of the rules sued the FCC […]
Mel Evans/AP By Krystal Steinmetz Verizon's 100 million broadband customers now have the option to sign up for HBO Now, the premium network's stand-alone streaming service. The new partnership is providing some consumers with an attractive...Show More Summary
Teleste, the international technology group, has acquired Mitron. Mitron will continue its activities as an independent company as part of the video surveillance business unit within Teleste's Video and Broadband Solutions Business Area and with its …
Polarcus Limited sign a new contract with an unnamed client in terms of a marine 3D seismic project where Polarcus' Right Band technique used for broadband data acquisition.
Company building the National Broadband Network launches a $40 million program to boost total construction workforce to 9000.
Cutting the cord in a town with a broadband monopoly is not easy.
Why is broadband access so uncompetitive? Why do most markets have so few choices?
Fueled by increasing broadband adoption and access speeds, Internet of Things (IoT) will churn more than 20 zettabytes, or 20 trillion gigabytes, of data by 2025.Growing multi-device ownership also has been identified as a key driver of IoT and cloud adoption, according to research from Seagate Technology. The storage vendor said broadband speeds in the […]
Cablevision isn't the only big US internet provider offering HBO Now -- Verizon is also joining the fray. Anyone with broadband on Big Red can now use their existing account to sign up for the cord cutter service, complete with the usual 30-day trial run and $15 per month subscription. Show More Summary
The Web-only HBO Now service is available to Verizon's standalone broadband customers for $15 per month.
Verizon and HBO today announced the immediate availability of HBO Now to Verizon's internet and TV customers. Subscribers to Verizon's FiOS broadband and television services can trial HBO Now for free for 30 days, after which it will cost $15 per month. Show More Summary
Are we getting enough broadband competition? And if not, where should we look for a new Internet access provider to keep broadband prices in check and to spur incumbents to increase speeds? The answer may be staring you in the face... assuming you are reading this from a [...]
Earlier this year HBO announced that it will be offering standalone online streaming subscription for its channel and library of VOD content, the service is called HBO Now and it was launched as an Apple exclusive initially. Since then...Show More Summary
Enlightening Summer Reading: "The Book of Broken Promises; $400 Billion Broadband Scandal & Free the Net" This is Part 2: Click for Part 1. In Part 1 we discussed Verizon's plan to go all-wireless-only and suggested that the reader might...Show More Summary
HBO Now is now available if you have Verizon broadband.
Driven by deployments in China, North America and EMEA, a new report from IHS Infonetics revealed that DOCSIS 3.1 and G.fast will drive momentum to the cable and DSL CPE market segments.