I'm having some 'issues' with my broadband at the moment which mean that the blog site may not be operating as normal for the next few days. But to keep the pot boiling in relation to North Lanarkshire Council I thought I'd republish some posts from the blog site archive which deal with NLC's behaviour in relation to equal pay. Show More Summary
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has banned differential pricing for data in the country, which means that mobile carriers and broadband providers won’t be able to charge subscribers based on what content or services they access. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Chet Kanojia, the founder of startup TV service Aereo, has a new offering that could shake up the cable industry again. Across the country, only one-third of homes have a choice of broadband providers, according to government...Show More Summary
The nation's largest broadband provider heeds Google's call to make ultrahigh-speed broadband available to the masses. Now it just needs to work out a few details.
After years of fumbling, deference and mismanagement, Canada's telcoms regulator, the CRTC, laid down a landmark net neutrality rule and demanded that Bell, the nationally founded telcoms giant, would have to share its infrastructure with new entrants to the market. (more…)
Last month, I wrote about the battle over the future of broadband in Canada with Toronto Mayor John Tory and Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson writing to the federal cabinet to support a Bell appeal to overturn a CRTC decision designed to foster increased competition for fast fibre Internet services. Show More Summary
Fast broadband company more than doubles total revenue in half, lifts revenue per user by 10%.
As we enter 2016, I can't help but reflect on the staggering success and take up of the Internet of Things (IoT), which refers to any device able to connect to the Internet. Mobile penetration is booming, broadband access continues to...Show More Summary
Let me start with an apology: reading other people’s tech support horror stories is less fun than hearing them describe their medical problems or recount their dreams. No one wants to hear them. While this starts as a tech support … Continue reading ?
In Tennessee, AT&T fights against effort to expand municipal Internet.
The company, in which John Malone's Liberty Broadband owns a big stake, is waiting for regulators to rule on its planned acquisition of Time Warner Cable. read more
Many governments are committed to promoting the roll-out of fibre optic broadband networks. Little is known, however, about the economic value of these investments. Using house prices to infer the value of high-speed internet access, this column discusses the impact of fibre optic broadband in England. Show More Summary
Though broadband has more customers, Comcast's cable TV is a bigger money-maker.
Comcast increased video customers in the fourth quarter, adding to a surprising comeback for the cable industry in a weak overall pay-TV market.
Google Fiber says it's going to give away its high speed Internet service to thousands of low-income Americans across the country who can't afford gigabit broadband. Starting with its Kansas City market, Google Fiber eventually plans to wire "select" public housing buildings in all of the cities where it operates, the company said. Service will […]
I’ve just learned this new knowledge from Globe Telecom’s technical representative after calling its customer service about my issue. For the past 4 days I can only view popular websites like Facebook, Google, and YouTube. The rest no success. Show More Summary