Slashdot Items Tagged "broadband"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @05:03PM Plaintiffs From Seven States Sue Comcast For Misleading, Hidden Fees
Friday October 14, 2016 @06:03PM Non-Cable Internet Providers Offer Faster Speeds To the Wealthy
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:42AM T-Mobile Brings Back Unlimited Data For All
Monday August 22, 2016 @02:20PM Comcast Says There's 6 Million Unhappy DSL Users Left To Target
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @03:44PM Cable Expands Broadband Domination as AT&T and Verizon Lose Customers
Monday August 15, 2016 @01:16PM Google Fiber Is Changing Its Strategy as Costs Grow
Thursday August 11, 2016 @11:15AM Next Generation of Wireless -- 5G -- Is All Hype
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @03:48PM FCC Loses Court Battle To Let Cities Build their Own Broadband
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @12:41PM US Broadband: Still No ISP Choice For Many, Especially at Higher Speeds
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:12PM Ad Board To Comcast: Stop Claiming You Have the 'Fastest Internet'
Thursday August 04, 2016 @02:16AM Average Broadband Speed in US Rises Above 50 Mbps For First Time
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @02:00PM Comcast Wants To Charge Broadband Users More For Privacy
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:01PM Comcast To Offer Pay-As-You-Go TV, Broadband Service
Friday July 22, 2016 @03:55PM Google Fiber Reminds People It's a 'Real Business'
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:55PM Verizon To Disconnect Unlimited Data Customers Who Use Over 100GB/Month
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @09:50AM Verizon To Hike Prices On Plans But Offer More Data
Monday June 20, 2016 @02:05PM FCC To Vote On Spectrum For 5G Wireless Networks
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:24PM Time Warner Cable Suspends Broadband Upgrades After Merger
Thursday June 16, 2016 @01:59PM Municipal Fiber Network Will Let Customers Switch ISPs In Seconds
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @11:05AM Tom Wheeler Defeats the Broadband Industry: Net Neutrality Wins In Court
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @12:34PM Broadband CEOs Admit Usage Caps Are Nothing More Than A Toll On Uncompetitive Markets
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @11:21AM AT&T Begins Capping Broadband Users
Friday May 13, 2016 @10:45AM Oregon ISP Now Forcing Cordcutters to Sign up For TV to Avoid Caps
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:48PM 4Mbps Still The Standard For One Govt Broadband Grant Program
Monday April 25, 2016 @04:11PM US Justice Dept Approves Charter's Time Warner Cable Purchase With Conditions
Saturday April 23, 2016 @10:07AM Consumer Complaints About Broadband Caps Are Soaring
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @07:27AM Americans Abandoning Wired Home Internet, Shows Study
Friday April 15, 2016 @11:51PM Google Fiber Wants To Beam Wireless Internet To Your Home
Monday April 04, 2016 @11:41AM Australian Man Uses 1TB of Mobile Data in a Single Day
Thursday March 31, 2016 @06:41PM FCC Proposes New Restrictions On How Broadband Providers Share Data
Thursday March 31, 2016 @04:46PM AT&T Caps Are A Giant Con And An Attack On Cord-Cutters
Thursday March 17, 2016 @11:42PM Comcast Failed To Install Internet, Then Demanded $60,000 In Fees
Thursday March 17, 2016 @09:57AM FCC Set To Approve Charter, Time Warner Cable Merger
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:13PM Comcast Provides Uncapped 1 Gb Service To 1 Customer -- of 22.4 Million
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:15AM ITU Give Consent To New 40Gbps Fiber-to-the-Home Broadband Standard
Thursday February 18, 2016 @09:56PM Bad Karma: WISP Pares Back Its Monthly 4G Hotspot Plan, Again
Thursday January 07, 2016 @06:43PM Cuba's Nationwide Sneakernet: a Model For Developing Nations?
Saturday December 26, 2015 @10:47AM Vice: Internet Freedom Is Actively Dissolving In America
Sunday November 15, 2015 @04:08PM Why Free Services From Telecoms Can Be a Problem On the Internet
Thursday November 12, 2015 @09:33AM Broadband Bills Will Have To Increase To Pay For Snooper's Charter, MPs Warned
Thursday October 29, 2015 @11:54AM Google Fiber Goes Down During World Series, Credits KC 2 Days of Service
Monday October 26, 2015 @12:52PM NY To Probe Broadband Providers Over Internet Speeds
Saturday October 24, 2015 @05:33AM European ISPs Exaggerate Performance; US ISPs Slower But More Honest
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:29PM Sprint Will Start Throttling Customers Who Exceed 23GB Monthly
Thursday October 01, 2015 @08:58AM First of 2 Australian NBN Satellites Launched Successfully
Thursday September 24, 2015 @04:53PM US Rank Drops To 55th In 4G LTE Speeds
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:53AM Broadband Users 'Need' At Least 10Mbps To Be Satisfied
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:21AM Comcast To Charge $30 For Unlimited Data Over 300GB Cap
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:21PM CenturyLink Takes $3B In Subsidies For Building Out Rural Broadband
Friday August 28, 2015 @06:52PM Why In-Flight Wi-Fi Is Still Slow and Expensive
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:42PM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @08:50AM NTT, Japan's Largest Fixed Telecom Provider, Begins Phasing Out ADSL
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:04PM In Korea, Smartphones Use Multipath TCP To Reach 1 Gbps
Saturday July 25, 2015 @03:17PM Gigabit Internet Access Now Supported By 84 US ISPs
Thursday July 16, 2015 @08:33AM Google To Provide Free Internet For Public Housing Residents To All Fiber Markets
Saturday June 20, 2015 @02:29AM 5G Network Speed Defined As 20 Gbps By the International Telecommunication Union
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @09:34AM Charter Strikes $56B Deal For Time Warner Cable
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @08:38AM ATT, DirecTV Mega-Merger May Go Through
Saturday April 18, 2015 @06:43PM DOJ Could Nix Comcast-Time Warner Merger
Thursday April 02, 2015 @08:46PM Comcast Planning 2Gbps Service, Starting With Atlanta
Friday March 27, 2015 @07:14PM Broadband ISP Betrayal Forces Homeowner To Sell New House
Saturday January 31, 2015 @01:02AM BT Unveils 1000Mbps Capable Broadband Rollout For the United Kingdom
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:47AM FCC Officially Approves Change In the Definition of Broadband
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:43AM Ask Slashdot: When and How Did Europe Leapfrog the US For Internet Access?
Sunday January 25, 2015 @07:40PM Verizon, Cable Lobby Oppose Spec-Bump For Broadband Definition
Sunday January 18, 2015 @03:41PM Republican Bill Aims To Thwart the FCC's Leaning Towards Title II
Sunday January 11, 2015 @07:01PM US Lawmakers Push For a Permanent Ban On Internet Access Taxes
Thursday January 01, 2015 @06:03PM Google Fiber's Latest FCC Filing: Comcast's Nightmare Come To Life
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @10:13PM US Internet Offers 10Gbps Fiber In Minneapolis
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:17PM Job Postings Offer Clues to Future of Google Fiber
Thursday December 04, 2014 @09:51AM UK Completes 250km of Undersea Broadband Rollouts
Monday December 01, 2014 @06:55PM SKA Telescope To Offer Neighbors Cheap Broadband
Thursday November 13, 2014 @12:54PM Ask Slashdot: How To Unblock Email From My Comcast-Hosted Server?
Thursday November 13, 2014 @09:36AM Overbilled Customer Sues Time Warner Cable For False Advertising
Monday November 10, 2014 @02:08PM President Obama Backs Regulation of Broadband As a Utility
Saturday November 01, 2014 @02:18PM Free Broadband For NYC Public Housing?
Thursday October 30, 2014 @09:47AM Cutting the Cord? Time Warner Loses 184,000 TV Subscribers In One Quarter
Saturday October 11, 2014 @03:04PM Ask Slashdot: VPN Setup To Improve Latency Over Multiple Connections?
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:41AM Ask Slashdot: An Accurate Broadband Speed Test?
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @08:11AM AT&T Says 10Mbps Is Too Fast For "Broadband," 4Mbps Is Enough
Friday August 22, 2014 @05:30PM Broadband Subscribers Eclipsing Cable TV Subscribers
Saturday August 09, 2014 @01:56PM For Fast Internet in the US, Virginia Tops the Charts
Thursday June 19, 2014 @08:59AM Former FCC Head: "We Should Be Ashamed of Ourselves" For State of Broadband
Monday June 16, 2014 @09:31AM Google Fiber Is Officially Making Its Way To Portland
Sunday June 15, 2014 @05:50PM Can Google Connect the Unconnected 2/3 To the Internet?
Friday June 13, 2014 @10:59PM FCC Looking Into Paid Peering Deals
Friday June 13, 2014 @06:08PM The FCC Can't Help Cities Trapped By Predatory Internet Deals With Big Telecom
Thursday April 17, 2014 @04:18PM Ask Slashdot: Which Router Firmware For Bandwidth Management?
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @11:29AM Netflix Gets What It Pays For: Comcast Streaming Speeds Skyrocket
Friday February 28, 2014 @11:22PM How I Cut My Time Warner Cable Bill By 33%
Friday January 24, 2014 @07:44PM Google Fiber Launches In Provo — and Here's What It Feels Like
Tuesday January 21, 2014 @11:38AM BT and Alcatel-Lucent Record Real-World Fibre Optic Speed of 1.4Tbps In the UK
Sunday January 19, 2014 @07:50PM An Iowa ISP's Metered Pricing: What Will the Market Bear?
Thursday December 26, 2013 @11:12AM US Internet Service In 2014: Net Neutrality Challenges and High-Speed Build-Outs
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @02:00PM Surviving the Internet On Low Speed DSL
Friday December 13, 2013 @07:34PM JetBlue Launches Satellite-Based Inflight Wi-Fi
Thursday December 12, 2013 @04:57PM ITU Standardizes 1Gbps Over Copper, But Services Won't Come Until 2015
Thursday December 05, 2013 @04:25PM Australia's $44B Broadband Network May Settle For Fiber Near the Home
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @08:31AM BT To Test Huawei 1Gbps Broadband Over Copper
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @08:18AM Google Fiber Partially Reverses Server Ban
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @12:56PM The Next Big Fiber Showdown: Austin
Friday September 06, 2013 @07:01PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Fight Usage Caps?
Friday August 30, 2013 @07:16PM BT Prepares To Pull Plug On Dial-Up
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @08:11AM Only One US City Makes "Top Ten Internet Cities Worldwide" List
Thursday August 01, 2013 @08:21AM Google Replaces AT&T At Starbucks
Thursday August 01, 2013 @08:20AM Congress Wants FCC To Auction TV White Spaces
Tuesday July 23, 2013 @11:41AM We're Number 9! US Broadband Speeds Rise, But Slower Than Many Other Countries'
Friday July 19, 2013 @06:07PM Small Town Builds Its Own Gigabyte Network; Cost To Citizens $57/month
Thursday July 04, 2013 @05:40PM Japan and EU Commit 18m Euro To Develop 100Gbps Internet Access
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @12:49PM Alcatel-Lucent Gives DSL Networks a Gigabit Boost
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @08:24AM Internet Villain of the Year Stephen Conroy Resigns
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @08:18AM Google Fiber Adds 14th City: Lee's Summit
Sunday June 02, 2013 @02:37PM Ask Slashdot: What Is the Future of Old Copper Pair Technology?
Thursday May 30, 2013 @02:24PM Slashdot Killed My Kickstarter Campaign
Thursday April 18, 2013 @10:16AM Google Fiber To Come To Provo, Utah
Friday April 05, 2013 @08:41PM Google Invite Hints Fiber Project Expanding To Austin
Friday April 05, 2013 @07:59PM Microsoft Apologizes For Cavalier 'Always-Online' DRM Tweets
Thursday March 21, 2013 @08:05AM Google Fiber Expands To Olathe, Kansas
Thursday February 21, 2013 @03:20AM FCC Moves To Boost Wireless Speeds
Sunday February 10, 2013 @09:30PM Open Spectrum Does Not Mean Free Internet
Friday February 08, 2013 @08:28AM Thumb On the Scale? Study Finds 5 of 7 Broadband Meters Inaccurate
Tuesday November 13, 2012 @08:43AM Australia's Biggest Telco Sold Routers With Hardcoded Passwords
Thursday November 08, 2012 @10:07AM Ask Slashdot: What Is the Best Way To Become a Rural ISP?
Monday November 05, 2012 @01:39AM Kim Dotcom's Next Venture: Free Broadband To New Zealand
Tuesday October 23, 2012 @11:13AM The UK's 5-Minute 4G Data Cap
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @08:49AM UK Finally Gets 4G Networking
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @10:10AM Business Tier For Australia's NBN Brings Big Possibilities For VoIP
Saturday August 25, 2012 @09:54AM Would You Open Your Home To a Hacker – For Free?
Thursday August 23, 2012 @12:05PM 19 Million Americans Cannot Get Broadband Access
Thursday July 26, 2012 @09:42AM Comcast Launches Superfast Internet To Fight FiOS
Saturday July 21, 2012 @10:24PM Europe Gets Pay-As-You-Go Satellite Broadband
Saturday July 21, 2012 @12:46PM FCC Tariff Changes Mean No More Free Conference Calls
Saturday July 21, 2012 @02:12AM Aussie Network Engineers Form Members-Only ISP
Sunday July 08, 2012 @04:20PM Will ISPs Be Driven To Spy On Their Customers?
Sunday June 24, 2012 @11:32PM's CEO On Why ISPs Should Only Keep User Logs Two Weeks
Thursday May 31, 2012 @12:15PM BT Fibre Pulls Out of Chelsea Over Ugly Equipment Cabinets
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @08:27AM Global Broadband Speeds Dropped At the End of 2011
Monday March 26, 2012 @12:29PM Australian Gov't Bans Huawei From National Network Bids
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @01:13PM Ask Slashdot: What Is an Acceptable Broadband Latency?
Monday February 27, 2012 @01:38AM Australia's Telstra Requires Fibre Customers To Use Copper Telephone
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @09:23AM How Much LTE Spectrum Do Big Carriers Have?
Sunday January 08, 2012 @09:11PM ViaSat Delivers 12 Mbps+ Via Satellite
Monday November 14, 2011 @04:38PM Report on Web-Surfing Speeds Finds Pervasive Throttling
Friday November 11, 2011 @07:02PM Brits Rejecting Superfast Broadband
Thursday October 27, 2011 @03:49PM Rural Broadband to Replace POTS As Beneficiary of US Gov't Subsidies
Saturday October 08, 2011 @01:04AM ISPs 'Exaggerate the Cost of Data'
Sunday September 11, 2011 @03:49PM Why We Don't Need Gigabit Networks (Yet)
Thursday August 25, 2011 @01:58PM Can Google Save Us From Slow Internet
Sunday August 07, 2011 @04:47AM Comcast Launching $9.95 Low Income Broadband Plan
Friday July 29, 2011 @11:15PM Tens of Thousands Flee From BT and Virgin
Friday July 08, 2011 @07:50PM Why UK FM Needn't Be Killed For Broadband
Monday June 27, 2011 @09:15PM White Space Radio To Be Tested In Cambridge
Saturday June 25, 2011 @01:05PM Proposing a Model For Locally Imposed Net Neutrality
Saturday April 30, 2011 @09:25AM On Monday, AT&T Customers Enter Era of Broadband Caps
Thursday April 21, 2011 @01:27PM Virgin Media Demos World's Fastest Internet Service In the UK
Friday April 15, 2011 @12:14AM 1Gbps Fiber Optic Network For Rural Britain
Monday March 21, 2011 @12:49AM Broadcasters Accuse Telecom Companies of Hoarding Spectrum
Tuesday March 15, 2011 @09:18PM In Virginia, Delivering Broadband To the Customers Big Telecom Forgot
Thursday March 10, 2011 @06:04PM Ask Slashdot: Data-Only Phone, Voice Over WiFi?
Thursday March 10, 2011 @03:32PM King Wants To Sell Out Ham Radio
Monday February 28, 2011 @09:02AM Telco CEO Asks For "Baby Bell Solution" For Australia
Thursday February 24, 2011 @11:55PM Transparency Required For $37 Billion Aussie Broadband Deal
Thursday February 24, 2011 @11:30PM Feds Help You Find Your Fastest Internet Service
Wednesday February 09, 2011 @09:24AM 4G Broadband May Jam GPS
Sunday January 30, 2011 @01:22AM UK Research Aims For 100x Speedup In Fiber-Based Broadband
Friday January 28, 2011 @12:52AM Netflix Compares ISP Streaming Performance
Wednesday January 26, 2011 @10:35PM Senators Bash ISP and Push Extensive Net Neutrality
Wednesday January 05, 2011 @11:21AM Smart Grid Brings Powerline Broadband Back?
Thursday December 16, 2010 @03:20PM Google Fiber Delays Broadband Award To 2011
Tuesday December 07, 2010 @07:44PM Australia's Outback Could Get Web Via TV Antenna
Saturday November 27, 2010 @12:51AM Australian Telstra Monopoly Dead
Monday November 22, 2010 @07:36AM FCC Commissioner Blasts Verizon On Net Neutrality
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @11:26PM Dutch ISP Demos Symmetric 100Mbps DOCSIS3
Wednesday November 03, 2010 @01:16PM Aussie Research Company Brings Wi-Fi To TV Antenna
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @01:36PM CRTC To Allow Usage-Based Billing
Tuesday October 26, 2010 @07:35PM Korea Kicking People Offline With One Strike
Tuesday October 26, 2010 @06:57PM Closing In On 1Gbps Using DSL
Friday October 15, 2010 @10:52PM 4G vs. 3G vs. WiFi Throughput For Samsung's Epic 4G
Wednesday October 13, 2010 @11:26PM IBM Australia Announces New Global Research Development Lab
Sunday September 19, 2010 @02:24PM 'Throttling' Broadband Provider Sued In Australia
Friday September 17, 2010 @12:28AM Conroy Still Hell-Bent On Internet Filter
Tuesday September 14, 2010 @03:21PM Why Broadband Prices Haven't Decreased
Monday September 13, 2010 @04:58PM Gigabit Speeds At Home In the US
Monday September 13, 2010 @11:14AM FCC To Open Up Vacant TV Airwaves For Broadband
Monday September 13, 2010 @12:46AM Security Guards, Alarm Companies Object to Australia's National Fiber Network
Thursday September 09, 2010 @10:42PM Australia's National Broadband Network To Go Ahead
Friday August 13, 2010 @01:18AM Aussie National Broadband Network Will Be Gigabit
Sunday July 18, 2010 @07:11PM WSJ's Mossberg Calls For a Tougher Broadband Plan
Sunday July 11, 2010 @01:13AM FCC Dodges Pointed Questions On US Broadband Plan
Friday July 02, 2010 @04:27PM New US Broadband Projects Get $795 Million In Funding
Monday June 28, 2010 @02:53PM Obama To Nearly Double the Available Broadband Wireless Spectrum
Saturday June 26, 2010 @09:55AM Australia's Largest ISP Ditches Linux Mirror
Friday June 25, 2010 @08:13AM WiBE Shared Hotspot Pitched For Rural Broadband in UK
Thursday June 17, 2010 @07:02PM FCC Vote Marks Effort To Take Greater Control of the Web
Monday June 07, 2010 @10:04PM NZ Plan For Fiber To the Home
Tuesday June 01, 2010 @09:24PM Washington Wants 10,000 Web Surfers
Tuesday June 01, 2010 @09:32AM Large Irish ISP To Enact "Three Strikes" Rule For Copyright Violation
Sunday May 30, 2010 @08:15PM A New Neutral, Long-Haul Fiber Network
Friday May 28, 2010 @09:13PM Earthlink Announces It Must Honor Comcast Cap