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Cable Still King in US Connection Market

Internet connections have now been adopted by over four-fifths of homes within the United States, but of the multiple types of broadband available, cable networks definitely reign supreme. According to a new survey on Broadband Media Intelligence by IHS Inc, cable internet connections have grown by a stunning 600,000 new subscriptions every quarter for 2 Full Article

FCC Auctioning off Wireless Spectrum for Billions

Last week, the Federal Communications Commission announced that it would be auctioning off a large portion of newly available wireless spectrum to US communications companies. With demand for wireless ...Full Article

Broadband Reaches Three Quarters of British Homes

As of 2013, three quarters of British residents have access to a broadband internet connection at home, reports telecommunications surveyor and watchdog Ofcom. It is reported that currently, 21.7 ...Full Article

Could Fiber Internet Speeds Come from Phones?

Israel-based tech company Sckipio Technologies has announced that it has raised $10 million to fund its research into the creation of microchips capable of delivering super-fast internet speeds over ...Full Article

Slow Broadband Speeds Can’t Cope with Next Generation Consoles

Early adopters of next generation consoles have had a rude awakening around the world due to slow broadband speeds taking a serious toll on game download times. With the ...Full Article

US Lags Behind in Fiber-Optic Connection Race

Although the US has the highest number of fiber-optic broadband connections in the world, the technology is being adopted at a relatively slow pace in comparison to some other ...Full Article

Australian report reveals growing demand for superfast mobile broadband

The results of an Australian report have shown that there is a growing demand for faster mobile broadband throughout the country, something which the government’s National Broadband Network policy ...Full Article

C Spire to Launch 1GB Internet in Mississippi

Internet service provider C Spire has announced the nine finalist cities for the Mississippi launch of its new 1GB broadband home service. This week C Spire announced the finalist ...Full Article

Technology Tycoons Sink $9 Million into School Broadband Project

Say what you like about the effects of connectivity on the population, but one this is certain; the internet has done a lot to bridge gaps between people. It’s ...Full Article

BT Ad Removed Over Misleading Broadband Claims

British telecom company BT has been given a dressing down by the UK’s Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) over an ad which made “misleading” claims regarding the company’s broadband speeds ...Full Article