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 […]

Apple announces new Oasis broadband stock

Apple has just unveiled its latest line of broadband products, which it says will deliver better internet service for consumers.The iPhone and iPad 5 and 6 smartphones feature LTE connectivity, making them the first phones and tablets to support the latest 4G network.They also have Apple TV streaming and the latest version of the company’s iMovie app, which offers high-quality […]

How to make the perfect streaming TV app in just 30 minutes

You can’t make an awesome Netflix-style video app in 30 minutes, but if you’ve got a smart TV, you can make a video app that can. If you’ve ever watched Netflix and wondered why it takes so long to watch your favorite shows, it’s because Netflix uses a bunch of streaming technologies to get your TV to stream.Netflix uses the  Netflix […]

When Liberty Broadband and the Comcasts Will Kick Us Out

The new FCC rules have not yet gone into effect, but the rules are expected to dramatically change the way Americans get broadband Internet.In order to get broadband, people are going to have to buy a lot of expensive equipment, including new routers, which are needed to provide the speeds.And they’re going to need a lot more bandwidth.A big part […]

Which broadband is the most effective for rural India?

The National Broadband Commission (NBFC) has recently set a new benchmark for rural broadband internet.Its aim is to provide broadband access to every person in the country within a month of being allocated a broadband connection.However, there is a large discrepancy between the two benchmarks.In India, where only a small part of the population uses the internet, a broadband access […]

How to get a cheaper internet package for your local broadband provider

A new Google News article offers a simple way to save money by subscribing to the broadband plans offered by your local internet provider.The article also suggests using Google’s new search engine to see which broadband plans are available to you, with an offer to see if you can buy one.Google News offers a search to find the cheapest internet […]

The next wave of broadband in China

China is looking to upgrade its Internet infrastructure and is considering investing billions of dollars to help build it up, with the first phase of that plan expected to be completed by 2021.A new report from the state-run China Communications Engineering Corporation (CCEC) said that by 2021, it expects the country to have a total of 30 gigabits per second […]

Wave broadband: a map of the future

Download our new mobile app for free to explore all the new services that will be available in wave broadband, including video and voice.We’ve put together this guide to help you plan your wave broadband journey.What is wave broadband?Wave broadband is a form of high-speed wireless internet access (HSPI) that can be used to deliver a variety of services to […]

Net neutrality rules set to expire next month, Tel Aviv Internet provider says

Net neutrality is set to go into effect in Israel next month after being upheld by the High Court of Justice.Net neutrality rules were enacted by the Supreme Court of Israel in November to ensure that the Internet has equal access to the same content, and ensure that there are no discriminatory or abusive practices on the Internet.However, since the […]

When it comes to broadband, the beehives are here

The beehivors may have gotten bigger, but the internet hasn’t.That’s because there are only so many internet connections, and there are very few of them, so how many people are using them is another matter entirely.The latest Nielsen internet traffic report shows that more than 1 billion people were using the internet in the first quarter of 2018, and that’s […]