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Virgin Media Offers 152Mbps Broadband Service In The UK

02/28/2014, Faster is always better as a general rule of thumb, especially when you take into consideration one’s Internet connection. The folks over at Virgin Media certainly think along that line, where they have unveiled broadband speeds 19 times faster compared...

Broadband Connectivity Arrives In Space

10/23/2013, When we talk about space travel, chances are we would think of it being one of the most high tech situations where one can be in. Unfortunately, that is not the case across the board. For instance, actual communications between the Earth and moon still...

China Expanding 4M Broadband Coverage To 70% Internet Users

02/28/2013, China has been reporting some serious growth in its ability to provide broadband service to its people as not only did they add 51 million new Internet users in 2012, but they’ve also announced a new policy that would demand all new residences be...

Comcast Internet Essentials cost $9.95 a month

09/21/2011, The Internet should be available to everyone – according to Comcast’s belief, which is why they rolled out a cable Internet service that costs just $9.95 a month to subscribe to, targeting low-income families in order to give them an...

Netflix is doing its job to reduce piracy in North America

05/17/2011, We’ve previously covered about how bit-torrent downloading rates in the US have been going down, while the number of Netflix subscribers has been slowly rising. Well, it looks like we have more details to corroborate with the theory that Netflix is...

Kansas to receive ultra high-speed broadband from Google

03/30/2011, “There’s no place like home.” Especially if you’re living in Kansas City, those words will ring truer than for anybody else when Google implements its ultra high-speed broadband next year. Google has officially announced that they...

N600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] The Netgear N600 is the “ultimate” router in Netgear’s offering and offers neat features like Clea Channel Selector: a technology that continuously seeks the clearest WiFi channel: this could be handy in a crowded condominium....

Boeing 737 gets eXConnect broadband service

10/22/2010, The next time you step aboard the Boeing 737, don’t be surprised if you are able to experience wireless high-speed broadband service many thousand feet from the ground. According to Boeing, both passengers and crew members are able to take advantage...

T-Mobile 4G Network Roll Out

05/11/2010, T-Mobile has just announced that it is upgrading its network to offer higher speeds, thanks to an HSPA+ network roll out. Seen by T-Mobile as a 4G (4th Generation) network, HSPA+ has been demonstrated at the recent Mobile World Congress and can reach...

Broadband arrives via light switches

03/16/2010, We figure that once you are done reading this post, you will never look at light switches in the same way ever again. After all, German scientists are thinking of sending wireless broadband signals through light that comes in to your home by some...

Sprint Overdrive Review

03/03/2010, Since CES 2010, Sprint has unveiled the Overdrive, a 4G (WiMax) and 3G mobile broadband HotSpot that creates a WIFI bubble for up to five wireless devices. Sprint sees it as a potential replacement for low-end DSL connections, and certainly a replacement...

Virgin Media 100Mbps broadband service coming

02/25/2010, Virgin Media has announced that they will be rolling out their 100Mbps broadband service in the UK before the year is over, where this speed is made possible courtesy of its fiber optic network that works in tandem with DOCSIS 3.0 cable access. Apart from...