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US Broadband Prices Soar above Global Averages

A new survey by the New America Foundation has revealed that of the countries surveyed, the US has the highest prices for broadband internet by a very wide margin. Global leaders in internet usage and penetration such as South Korea, Japan and the United Kingdom were amongst the countries surveyed alongside the US; broadband in Full Article

Internet Service Providers Attempt to Limit Public Broadband Networks

Not content with the poor state of broadband internet connections around the country, a number of localities have banded together to provide their own internet services independent of large ...Full Article

UK Homes May Only Need 19Mbps Connection by 2023

According to the surprising results of a new survey, the average household in the UK may only need a 19Mbps broadband connection to efficiently access the internet in 2023. ...Full Article

Super-Fast Broadband for all UK by 2017

According to telecommunications watchdog Ofcom, all residents of the United Kingdom will be able to enjoy super-fast broadband internet connections by 2017. Last week, Ofcom reported that almost three ...Full Article

Broadband Prices Still Too High for Many around the World

  As super-speed internet services like Google Fiber roll out in towns and cities across America, broadband is still a distant dream for people around the world. A new ...Full Article

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 ...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