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First SpaceX Starlink Broadband Speeds Revealed; US Broadband Market Sees Most Net Additions Since 2012; + more news - - Fri, 14 Aug 2020


First SpaceX Starlink Satellite Broadband Speeds Revealed telecompetitor.com
US broadband market sees most net additions since 2012 rapidtvnews.com
Apple will launch Apple One tiered subscription bundles, with Music, TV+, News+, and a new virtual fitness service, as early as October bloomberg.com
Comcast Internet Essentials Partnership Program to Enlist Schools, Cities, Non-Profits telecompetitor.com
T-Mobile jobs cull may have begun as it aims to beat Verizon lightreading.com
House Members Seek Permanent Broadband Aid in COVID-19 Bill multichannel.com
Mobile First, Virtual Everything - The Compelling Case For 5G Enhanced Broadband forbes.com
Operators need to prepare for the game-streaming tsunami lightreading.com
Verizon Introduces Next Generation Location Service webpronews.com
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49.7 Million Americans Served By Only One Provider; Pay-TV Losses Hit 1.55M As CordCutting's 2nd Wave Looms; + more news - - Thu, 13 Aug 2020


Broadband Monopoly Report: At Least 49.7 Million Americans Served by Only One Provider telecompetitor.com
Pay-TV losses hit 1.55M in Q2 as cord-cutting's 'second wave' looms lightreading.com
COVID-19 is Driving Dramatic Upstream Internet Traffic Growth telecompetitor.com
Industry cheers FCC's legal victory in small cell battle lightreading.com
Universal Service Fund Wants to Automate Verification of High-Cost Telecom, Broadband Areas nextgov.com
T-Mobile says it will have thousands of 2.5 GHz sites live this year fiercewireless.com
Verizon off to an Early Lead in 5G Phone Sales nationalinterest.org
FCC Cancels Proposed AT&T E-Rate Fine multichannel.com
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Internet Mostly Immune To Pandemic Pressures; Upstream Broadband Usage, Faster Speeds Spike Higher In 2020; + more news - - Wed, 12 Aug 2020


Coughs and hiccups aside, internet seems mostly immune to pandemic pressures zdnet.com
Upstream Broadband Usage, Faster Speeds Spike Higher in 2020 streamingmedia.com
Locast expands to the Twin Cities lightreading.com
US announces it will reallocate the 3.45GHz to 3.55GHz spectrum reserved for military use for consumer 5G instead, slated to be up for auction in December 2021 venturebeat.com
Consumer Cellular fielding interest from buyers lightreading.com
AT&T says FirstNet is faster than the company s own core network fiercewireless.com
Dish eyes changes in backwards prepaid business fiercewireless.com
The Harry Potter Films Are Now Exclusive To Comcast, And The Streaming Sector Remains Oblivious To Piracy's Looming Resurgence techdirt.com
Circle City Sues AT&T Over 'Zero' Carriage Offer multichannel.com
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Gogo Trying To Sell Its In-Flight Internet Business; Roku Rails Against Charter's Push To End Ban On Caps; + more news - - Tue, 11 Aug 2020


Gogo is trying to sell its commercial in-flight internet business theverge.com
Roku rails against Charter's push to end ban on data caps lightreading.com
Cox Communications reckons alternative maths should save it $243 million in its big copyright bust up with the labels completemusicupdate.com
U.S. Cellular has high hopes for fixed wireless using mmWave 5G lightreading.com
Charter s Spectrum Mobile Debuts Unlimited Plan with 30GB of HD-quality Streaming multichannel.com
Liberty Broadband, GCI Liberty to Merge multichannel.com
AMC Files Carriage Complaint Against AT&T - Claims AT&T is discriminating against independent networks nexttv.com
Verizon is going all out in its efforts to close the 5G coverage gap to T-Mobile phonearena.com
Free UK broadband money up for grabs. Not enough takers telecomtv.com
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Verizon Keeps Snapping Up Spectrum & Small Carriers; CBRS Momentum Pushes Auction Proceeds Past $2 Billion; + more news - - Mon, 10 Aug 2020


Verizon keeps snapping up spectrum and small carriers lightreading.com
CBRS Momentum Pushes Auction Proceeds Past $2 Billion telecompetitor.com
SpaceX launches 57 new VisorSat Starlink satellites slashgear.com
Rural focus keeps Dish satellite TV losses in check lightreading.com
AMC Accuses AT&T of Doing What It Said It Wouldn't During Time Warner Merger Trial hollywoodreporter.com
T-Mobile says it's now the second-largest carrier. Forrester analyst says that's 'bunk' adage.com
Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen Still Sees DirecTV Satellite Merger As Inevitable deadline.com
Warner Bros. Games division isn't being sold yet, remains part of AT&T windowscentral.com
Netflix is the most complained about streaming service digitaljournal.com
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5G Conspiracy Theorists Hire Lawyer to Sue UK Gov Over Health Fears - Sat, 15 Aug 2020

The Action Against 5G mobile group, which holds to a widely debunked conspiracy theory that “radio-frequency radiation from masts and wireless devices puts health and life at risk“, has crowd-funded £105K to hire barrister Michael Mansfield QC in order to take legal action against the UK Government to stop the roll-out. Sadly, the outbreak of […]

London UK Team Achieves Record 178Tbps Single Fibre Speed - Sat, 15 Aug 2020

Scientists at the Optical Networks division of University College London (UCL) have successfully used experimental “hybrid discrete Raman and rare-earth doped fibre amplifiers” to achieve a record single core, single mode fibre throughput (net) speed of 178.08 Terabits per second over a distance of 40km. As the research paper explains, the maximum data throughput in […]

Early SpaceX Starlink LEO Broadband Speedtests Disappoint - Sat, 15 Aug 2020

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The original promise of “fibre-like” broadband speeds from SpaceX’s future mega constellation of small Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Starlink satellites may not materialise. A leak of early speedtests from beta customers in the USA point to “superfast” (30Mbps+), but not “ultrafast” (100Mbps+), levels of performance. Fine.. but not “fibre“. The LEO platforms weigh around 150-260Kg […]

PHOTOS: Fluorescent turtle embryo wins forty-fifth annual Nikon Small World Competition - Mon, 21 Oct 2019

PHOTOS: Fluorescent turtle embryo wins forty-fifth annual Nikon Small World CompetitionThe winners of the 45th annual competition showcase a spectacular blend of science and artistry under the microscope.


7 tax scams to watch out for this year - Sun, 07 Apr 2019

7 tax scams to watch out for this yearIn case wringing your hands over the tax man weren’t enough, criminals are out there trying to swipe your hard-earned cash and personal information from right under your nose.


Mother Angry After School's Robocall Keeps Mispronouncing Daughter's Name As A Racial Slur - Thu, 02 Nov 2017

Mother Angry After School's Robocall Keeps Mispronouncing Daughter's Name As A Racial SlurThe daughter's name is Nicarri.



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