Communications Technology

Related Stories:

Technology

Communications Technology

Communications Technology Thu Aug 17 2017 14:00:03 GMT+0000 (UTC)
WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- Having a strong, fast and reliable internet connection is increasingly essential for games, so check out our list of the best gaming routers.If you play a lot of multiplayer games, then making sure you have the best gaming router is essential.&#x
Over the years a lot of hype has been focused on G.Fast, a technology that lets users deliver significantly faster DSL speeds over copper. The technology uses vectoring to reduce the cross-talk interference that traditionally plagues copper lines, he
Powerline adaptors use your house or office's powerlines to extend your network.If you find that your Wi-Fi network is struggling to reach parts of your home or office, rather than trailing Ethernet cables (which can look messy), or buy a Wi-Fi exten
AT&T recently nabbed the $6.5 billion contract to build and coordinate this country's first nationwide emergency wireless network: FirstNet. AT&T has said the wireless carrier will invest $40 billion, along with federal subsidies, to support
Is your Wi-Fi network struggling to reach the far corners of your home? We've listed the best Wi-Fi extenders that can help.With the number of smart and internet-connected devices in our homes and offices constantly increasing, it means making sure o
Verizon Wireless customers in New York are receiving surprise checks: Here s why consumerist.com Wall Street Merger Mania Is Driving Us Toward One Single, Horrible ISP - Probably Named Comcast techdirt.com vMVPD Satisfaction: Despite the Technical Sh
To combat Jios unlimited data plans, incumbent operators have been rolling out their own plans.Reliance Jio has transformed the mobile data landscape in India. After revolutionizing voice calls over a decade ago, Reliance has once again changed the w
T-Mobile today announced that the company has switched on the first towers utilizing the $8 billion in 600 MHz spectrum the carrier purchased at auction earlier this year. According to a T-Mobile announcement, the company says it has switched on the
Top-notch wireless connectivity for small and medium businesses.As is the case with a modern connected home, a wireless router (also known as a commercial gateway or VPN router) in an office, business or home office environment is probably the most i
Users in our Optimum forum note that new owner Altice is imposing a number of new rate hikes on customers, including a notable boost in the misleading "Broadcast TV fee," a rate hike for some new TV subscribers, as well as a new modem rental fee (whi
To take on the JioPhoneIdea Cellular, owned by the Aditya Birla group, today announced that it is working to launch an affordable 4G LTE feature phone, starting at a price of Rs. 2500. The company announced this during an interaction with market anal
Confirming our exclusive report from earlier this week, Cox has quietly begun charging customers even more money if they want to avoid being hit with usage caps and overage fees. Currently, Cox imposes a usage cap of one terabyte -- then charges user
Reliance Jio is the only telecom operator which provides this service for voice calls.With an aim to take on the booming competition in the Indian telecom industry, Bharti Airtel is planning to launch 4G VoLTE service across India by the end of March
Roku has begun warning Roku customers that it may pull access to channels on the device that may provide users access to pirated content. Roku found itself in hot water in Mexico recently when a cable provider there convinced a court to temporarily b
If you want tight security from your mesh Wi-Fi system, Asus Lyra offers it in spades.Asus has just launched a new Google WiFi rival in the US priced at $400 (around £305, AU$505).Asus Lyra is a Wi-Fi mesh network system joining a number of
Charter is backing away from a claim that Verizon slowed the company's ability to connect fiber lines to utility poles, resulting in a slowdown of broadband deployment in New York State. Charter was recently fined $13 million by the state for failing
Reliance Jio's rumoured 4G feature phone is finally announced officially at RIL's 40th AGM meet.At the 40th AGM meet of RIL, Mukesh Ambani took the stage to announce the much awaited 4G feature phone from Reliance Jio, touted as JioPhone. As per the
Verizon has been granted a new license to continue testing advanced, gigabit-capable millimeter wave wireless broadband technology in the 28 GHz band. Verizon has been testing new wireless technology for some time in the 15GHz, 28GHz, 39GHz and 64GHz
Here's when Australians can get their hands on Google's mesh Wi-Fi system.After months of Antipodean anticipation, Google has finally confirmed that its Google Wifi mesh router system, which received our Editor's Choice award, will be availa
Our top competitor is piracy, not TV, says Netflix competitor cnbc.com The Future of Wi-Fi: Breaking the Frontier of Existing wireless Technology thefutureofthings.com Sling TV now works in the browser techcrunch.com Hughes signs deal to launch 100Mb
Aircel has revamped it's prepaid plans to tackle the latest offers from Reliance Jio.Jio recently unveiled its fresh data plans that have created quite a stir in the telecom industry once again. To counter Jio’s new prepaid and post-paid p
Consumer groups are launching a campaign that will use billboards to name and shame lawmakers that support AT&T, Verizon, Comcast and Charter's frontal assault on popular net neutrality rules. Consumer Group Fight for the Future crowdfunded simil
The new plan benefits will be available from July 11As Reliance Jio’s Dhan Dhana Dhan offer comes to an end, the company now with more than 112 million Indian subscribers is looking for ways to retain its customer base. In doing so, the ne
With the challenges of running new Ethernet cables through a house, and the Wi-Fi issues that plague many setups due to competing nearby networks, Powerline networking becomes an essential third option for residential networking. For home networking,
Amazon has strong deals on Wi-Fi routers, wireless mesh systems and even cable-modem-router combo devices.As you (hopefully) already know, today is Amazon Prime Day, and with it comes deals on countless bits of kit. One of which that might help you n
Altice says the company is making good progress in its promise to deliver fiber to the home to the majority of the French company's Suddenlink and Optimum Online customers. Altice announced last November that the company would be skipping DOCSIS 3.1
Amazon Prime Day 2017 expires at midnight, but you can still get massive deals on TVs and Amazon Echo right now.The best Amazon Prime Day deals list has arrived, as the online retailer is in the midst of its 30-hour July 11 sale in the US.What&ap
Users in our Cox forum debate and discuss Cox's plan this week to begin charging consumers $50 more each month simply to avoid usage caps and overage fees -- fees that aren't necessary in the first place.
All of today's Amazon Prime Day Daily Deals in one place. Move quickly they expire at midnightToday is Amazon Prime Day, which means Amazon has released dozens of amazing deals that are available for 24 hours to Amazon Prime members only. He
Wall Street analysts really want somebody to buy Charter Communications, and continue to push a rotating crop of barely-plausible scenarios to keep the dream alive. Verizon already made a $100 billion bid to acquire the cable company for 5G backhaul
Clever mesh Wi-Fi system will push wireless coverage throughout your home.If you’re mulling over getting a new router to improve the Wi-Fi coverage in your home, then Amazon has a hot Prime Day deal which may well be of interest, with the
FCC boss Ajit Pai has been working tirelessly to help eliminate media consolidation rules, in order to help shovel through Sinclair Broadcasting's $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune. And while consumer advocates oppose the deal for its negative impa
Huge extra discounts for Amazon Prime customers available for a few hours, or until they're sold out.Today is Amazon Prime Day, which means dozens of great products are available at massive discounts to Amazon Prime customers for today only.Amazon is
With their last new satellite barely launched, Hughes is already hyping the launch of its next satellite -- which the company promises will be able to deliver speeds up to 100 Mbps to end users. Hughes Network Systems, a unit of EchoStar, this week a
Today is Amazon Prime Day! See all of the best deals here.Welcome to Amazon Prime Day on TechRadar. The day is in full swing and we're listing all of the best Amazon Prime Day deals of the day so that you don't have to endure the ho
Altice USA Reports FTTH Progress lightreading.com Verizon Rejects 3% of Government Info Requests broadcastingcable.com Sprint helps close 'Homework Gap' - Students in high schools across 32 states will receive a free device and free wireless service
You can save a lot of money on Amazon Prime Day, so here are ten things you should know before it starts.Amazon Prime Day 2017 is more complex due to shifting deal start times and even more savings than ever promised by the online retailer.If you&amp
Comcast continues to slowly but surely expand availability of the company's DOCSIS 3.1 based gigabit broadband service, this week launching the option in Baltimore and the cable company's hometown of Philadelphia. The company's Philly launch also enc
Reliance Jio is offering attractive new data benefits to customers of the JioFi routerJio has taken the Indian telecom industry by storm since it was announced in September last year. However, the company was forced to roll back some of its promotion
The FCC has extended the public comment period for its attempt to dismantle net neutrality an additional two weeks, after consumer advocates and others had urged the agency to extend the comment deadline by eight weeks. Concerned about the number of
BSNL has announced attractive data benefits to its postpaid users with some data packs getting as much as 5x the data.BSNL appears to be facing the pressure from regional rivals like Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel as the state-owned operator has now
Company insiders tell DSLReports.com that Cox Communications will unveil a new option for customers this week allowing them to avoid usage caps and overage fees for an additional $50 more every month. Earlier this year we were the first to report tha
India will witness its first Amazon Prime Day on July 11. Brace yourselves to get the rarest of deals on wide range of tech products.We all know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but what about Amazon Prime Day? If you’re not familiar w
Company insiders tell DSLReports.com that Cox Communications will unveil a new option for customers this week allowing them to avoid usage caps and overage fees for an additional $50 more every month. Earlier this year we were the first to report tha
Vodafone will offer one year of free Netflix subscription with some tiers of the RED postpaid plan.Vodafone India offers a large library of music, movies and TV shows with a multitude of apps. The company has now added Netflix to its repertoire, than
Last week we noted how the FCC was trying to lower the bar for broadband deployment by declaring that 10 Mbps wireless connections are "good enough." More specifically, FCC boss Ajit Pai is trying to manipulate the standard definition of broadband fr
We break down the four fibre broadband speed tiers to help you make an educated decision as to which suits your household best.Australia’s national broadband network (NBN) rollout is slowly speeding up, with over 5 million premises already
While Verizon, Sprint and Altice have either made or plan to make bids to acquire Charter Communications, analysts doubt anybody will be able to meet Charter's asking price. Charter is already rumored to have rejected a $100 billion buyout offer from
New networking tech will be a huge boon as almost half of cyber-attacks are hidden within encrypted traffic.Cisco has revealed a new networking solution which it claims is one of the most significant breakthroughs ever made, ushering in an intelligen
T-Mobile prepaid subsidiary MetroPCS is shaking up the company's unlimited data plan pricing -- but is also imposing a new fee for users that want to stream HD video. The company's new updated pricing offers unlimited talk, text and data for $50 -- p