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 […]

Google, Amazon are getting into the mobile broadband game

Google, Facebook, and other tech companies are investing in wireless broadband networks.But they’re not going all the way to gigabit speeds.That’s what a new class of wireless broadband technologies called “Luminate” networks could do.Here’s how they work.The Luminate network is based on the same principles as fiber optic cables.They are essentially cables, with each end having a copper-based layer and […]

Zeta Networks to offer fixed wireless broadband service in Australia

The Australian government has announced plans to launch a new fixed wireless network that will be powered by Zeta’s own fibre-to-the-node technology.Zeta Networks, which has its headquarters in Sydney, said on Thursday that it will roll out fixed wireless in Australia through a partnership with a third-party company, with the first 100 homes and businesses expected to be connected by […]