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T-Mobile Opens Home Internet Signups In Michigan; House Passes Massive Broadband Bill That Doesn't Suck; + more news - - Thu, 09 Jul 2020


T-Mobile opens Home Internet signups in Michigan engadget.com
House Passes Massive Broadband Bill That Surprisingly Doesn't Suck techdirt.com
T-Mobile Winning 5G Coverage War - By a Wide Margin webpronews.com
CTA Asks FCC for Early Jump on 5G Devices: Seeks rule change or waiver to allow importation, marketing, pre-sales multichannel.com
More pre-installed malware has been found in budget US smartphones zdnet.com
AT&T, T-Mobile outshine Verizon in Q2 mobile performance fiercewireless.com
Dish remains committed to splashing the cash on additional T-Mobile 5G spectrum phonearena.com
With a record number of bidders, CBRS auction estimates rise to $10B lightreading.com
Comcast launches Sling TV on 'Flex' streaming platform lightreading.com
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AT&T, Comcast Attempt To Crush Maine Privacy Law Squashed; New Unemployed Need Affordable Broadband Option; + more news - - Wed, 08 Jul 2020


Court Shoots Down AT&T, Comcast Attempt To Crush Maine Privacy Law techdirt.com
FCC's Starks: Newly Unemployed Need Affordable Broadband Option multichannel.com
Alphabet's Loon internet balloons launch in Kenya in first commercial deployment cnet.com
Does First Amendment let ISPs sell Web-browsing data? Judge is skeptical arstechnica.com
Comcast plans to invest $2B in Peacock by 2021, expects it to generate $2.5B in revenue by 2024 with 30M-35M users, says users gravitate to its curated channels variety.com
Verizon is close to replacing Nokia with Samsung as its major 5G supplier lightreading.com
5G iPhone could get a big boost from US wireless carriers lightreading.com
Apple and T-Mobile are being hit with a class action lawsuit over a security flaw that exposed iMessages and FaceTime calls businessinsider.com
What is Starlink? Elon Musk s satellite internet service explained androidauthority.com
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AT&T: Data Plans Not Misleading Because We Got Caught; Google Fiber Expands For First Time In Four Years; + more news - - Tue, 07 Jul 2020


AT&T argues being misleading about data plans isn't misleading because reporters caught them dailykos.com
Google Fiber's first expansion in four years is in West Des Moines engadget.com
US government's Lifeline broadband subsidy program only serves under one-fifth of the 38M qualified households, with some blaming FCC's Ajit Pai axios.com
CenturyLink Turns to Fixed Wireless to Meet CAF II Deadlines telecompetitor.com
Dish Network's Ergen has a big appetite for 5G spectrum lightreading.com
Verizon disappoints, AT&T surprises, and T-Mobile shines in new 5G speed tests phonearena.com
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the US is looking at banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps amid rising tensions between US and China cnbc.com
H.266 Standard to Bring High Quality Video to Slower Broadband ispreview.co.uk
AT&T updates first responder offer to include teachers, nurses and physicians cnet.com
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Did AT&T Just Scuttle DirecTV With Latest Price Hike; 5G Was Supposed To Unite The World, Not Tear Us Apart; + more news - - Mon, 06 Jul 2020


Did AT&T Just Scuttle DirecTV With Another Price Hike? fool.com
5G was going to unite the world - instead it s tearing us apart arstechnica.com
Sen. Bennet Seeks Answers on FCC 5G Plan - Cites GAO finding that FCC does not have sufficient performance goals multichannel.com
Here are nine new things that 5G can do now with Release 16 lightreading.com
Another AT&T Streaming Service May Be Doomed fool.com
France won't ban Huawei gear from its 5G networks but will ask carriers not to install it phonearena.com
NCTA Applauds Rural Broadband Acceleration Act - Bill eliminates ETC status requirement for broadband subsidies multichannel.com
New Mac ransomware is even more sinister than it appears arstechnica.com
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5G mmWave Silence From AT&T, T-Mobile Becomes Deafening; AT&T Sued For A Second Time Over Crypto Thefts; + more news - - Fri, 03 Jul 2020


5G mmWave silence from AT&T, T-Mobile becomes deafening lightreading.com
AT&T Sued for a Second Time over Crypto Thefts in Phone Hacks financemagnates.com
House OKs $100B broadband plan with $50 monthly discounts for poor people arstechnica.com
Streaming TV services' inability to negotiate their way out of the bundle system that has dominated regular cable for years is resulting in higher prices theverge.com
TiVo weaves HBO Max into new Stream 4K platform lightreading.com
NCTA Applauds Rural Broadband Acceleration Act multichannel.com
Race to 5G: Putting 5G to the Test uk.pcmag.com
New Fios Subs Get Hulu as Well as Disney Plus multichannel.com
Call of Duty update drives 'broadband traffic's busiest day ever' dailymail.co.uk
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UK Government Appears to Soften 2025 Gigabit Broadband Goal - Thu, 09 Jul 2020

Remember that £5bn pledge by the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, to have “gigabit broadband sprouting in every home” by the end of 2025 (here)? Perhaps unsurprisingly, it now looks like the Government are watering down their language on that to “go as far as we possibly can by 2025.” Yesterday ISPreview.co.uk published a summary of […]

BT and Vodafone Seek 5-7 Years to Pull Huawei or Risk Blackouts - Thu, 09 Jul 2020

Senior broadband and mobile figures from UK telecoms giants BT and Vodafone have today warned cross-party MPs on the Science and Technology Committee that they’d need at least 5-7 years to fully remove Huawei’s kit from their networks, or “blackouts” could be a risk. The cost may also rise into the billions. As most people […]

AVM Release Big Update for FRITZ!Box Routers and WiFi Repeaters - Thu, 09 Jul 2020

Consumers in the UK who own one of AVM’s popular FRITZ!Box broadband routers or a FRITZ!Repeater (WiFi) may like to know that they’ve released a major new firmware update – FRITZ!OS 7.20. The new software adds lots of improvements, such as support for WPA3 encryption, better WiFi, DNS over TLS and faster performance. The roll-out […]

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.