‘The world is getting better’ with the rise of broadband: Pioneer

The pioneer of modern broadband, Pioneer, is calling on its customers to “get excited about the future” and be patient when it comes to the availability of the internet.In a blog post, Pioneer says the company is “really excited about what’s coming up” for internet speeds in the future and that the technology is already being deployed.“We’re going to keep […]

A new tech startup is making the internet a lot more affordable

Google is changing the way we live and work.Its the most talked about tech company of the year and the latest company to be spun off from its parent company Alphabet, Google is making it easier for anyone to own the internet.The company is making its internet service cheaper by allowing anyone to download an unlimited number of files from […]

When will Canada’s copper and copper-to-wireline networks be ready for the fibre revolution?

It will be 2023.If the Liberals are successful in their plans to build a new fibre-to, copper-and-wire line, which would bring internet to rural and remote areas, they’ll have won a major victory.But the technology won’t be ready until 2027, at the earliest, if not later.A report released this week by the federal government says that in 2027 the government […]

Verizon Wireless is trying to kill off Firefly broadband

Verizon Wireless (VZ) is trying a different tack.On Friday, the telecommunications company announced that it would be cutting off its unbranded Firefly Internet service and making it available only through a bundle of Verizon’s other offerings, such as voice and data, starting July 6.The move follows a merger of Verizon with T-Mobile US.The company also announced that all Firefly customers […]