Which is the worst outage for Australia’s broadband?

ANZ chief executive Andrew Scipione said the network was “overwhelmed” by demand on Wednesday, but did not give a timeframe for when the network might be restored.“It’s very difficult to get a clear picture of how long it’s going to take for this to be repaired,” Mr Scipio said.“We are not at the point of being able to predict how […]

It’s Official: Netflix, Hulu, and the Netflix of tomorrow!

A bunch of Netflix and Hulu subscribers have decided to get in on the action by making a $30 pledge on Kickstarter. The goal is to raise $30,000 to get Netflix to build a new data center in North Carolina and buy a new, larger data center that will be used for Netflix’s data center. If the goal is met, it will […]

What is the FCC’s net neutrality rules?

After the FCC voted on Tuesday to approve rules that would prohibit ISPs from blocking, throttling, or slowing the transmission of online content, some in the broadband industry are expressing disappointment that the agency did not use more specific language that would have prevented these actions.The move was intended to clarify the agency’s previous language that prohibited such actions only […]

The Biggest Biggest Bias In The World? | The Daily Caller

A few months ago, I was reading a story about the US government’s plan to use federal funds to upgrade the entire internet infrastructure of the United States.It was a bold idea, to say the least.If you’ve ever wanted to use the internet in a way that isn’t beholden to the whims of governments or ISPs, or if you’re a […]

Which broadband devices should you buy and what you can get for free?

We’ve all seen the commercials of the day, but if you’re not familiar with the term “broadband” (or just want to see what broadband has to offer), here’s what you need to know.1.Which Broadband Devices Are Worth Buying?1.1 What is a Broadband Cable Cord?Broadband cables are often sold as cable, but in reality, they’re just thin, flexible bundles of wires […]

Why Michigans broadband has been so bad for you

In the U.S., a $20 billion acquisition of Nextel by Verizon could be good for Michigan, and its neighbors in rural counties across the Midwest, but for many in the Rust Belt it’s bad news for everyone else.The deal could allow Nextel to extend its reach across the U, with the company also buying Bright House Networks, which offers broadband […]

Which are the most popular mobile phone carriers in Australia?

It’s no secret that mobile phone networks are among the fastest growing segments of Australia’s population, with the number of people who use their mobile phone network at home up by nearly 20 per cent since 2013.However, the country’s largest mobile phone carrier, Aerux, has now come in as the most-popular carrier among Australians.As of June 30, Aerix had a […]

Why do people still use old broadband?

A bunch of people are still using old-style, fixed-line broadband in their home.It was supposed to be a thing of the past when you could buy a new phone for $30 and then upgrade it to a high-speed broadband connection for $20 a month.But there are still some things people are stuck with, and a new study finds that even […]

The rise of the high-speed internet wave

The internet boom has reached its apogee and we are seeing the emergence of a wave of broadband infrastructure across the country.The wave has been unleashed in the country in the past few years with high-definition television and streaming services.The Government is looking to expand broadband in the future, and has already announced that it is to roll out a […]

Which states are in the midst of an AT&T/Time Warner merger?

New York Times article New Yorkers have been clamoring for more broadband options, but AT&&amp.T’s proposed $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner is already proving controversial in a state where the company has historically had a long history.The company recently announced that it is buying Time Warner, a company that is nearly as long-established and beloved as AT&amps.t.The deal is […]