Virtual rush hour slows broadband speeds

Virtual rush hour slows broadband speeds | Technology | guardian ...
Research has found that broadband download speeds in the UK drop by an average of 35% during the evening. By Charles Arthur.
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Clearwire May Skip Debt Payment
Wall Street Journal
Sprint relies on Clearwire's network for its high-speed "4G" service, but has delivered mixed messages about whether it intends to offer more financial help to the company. In October, Sprint said it would build its own 4G network, throwing into ...
Apple rumor watch: iPad 3 March, iPhone 5 LTE
Computerworld (blog)
By Jonny Evans The Apple [AAPL] rumor machine kicks into high gear this weekend, as veteran iWebsite, iLounge, claims a well-sourced rumor: that the iPad 3 ships in March while the iPhone 5 will boast a metal back and LTE support. ...
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China Mobile pins hope on 4G tech
China Daily
By Shen Jingting (China Daily) GUANGZHOU - China Mobile Communications Corp, the parent of the world's largest telecom carrier by subscribers, said it hopes the homegrown 4G TD-LTE technology will account for half of the global LTE market in the future ...
Samsung Galaxy S LTE
Winnipeg Free Press
The Samsung Galaxy II LTE is the first phone to be activated on Rogers that takes advantage of the company's new LTE network, launched in Ottawa last summer and with Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver now added. Promising speeds similar to a broadband ...
4G LTE Data Delivered Fastest by Verizon Wireless Followed by AT&T, T-Mobile ...
Wireless and Mobile News
Attention data hogs and speed freaks RootMetrics latest reports detail how the four national mobile carriers are performing when it comes to delivering 4G data speeds. Verizon Wireless has the greatest data speeds except when you switch over to 3G-only ...
Broadband speed is the lowest in Humber area
This is Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire has the lowest basic speed broadband in the Yorkshire and Humber region, new figures have revealed. Ofcom maps show that 21.8 per cent of businesses and homes are receiving less than the basic benchmark of two megabytes and only 41 ...
Wi-Fi Best Practices
Windows IT Pro
Nowadays, however, access to a WLAN is critical because the proliferation of mobile devices that have entered our industry invariably tout Wi-Fi as a key selling point. This is even more important as cellular carriers begin to cap their wireless data ...
Govt owned optic fibre broadband network soon: Milind Deora
Indiantelevision.com
NEW DELHI: The Government has decided to own and operate a countrywidebroadband network with an optical fibre base through which different operators could provide a range of services, Minister of State for Communications and Information and Technology ...
Broadband in Midland County, but some not using it
Midland Daily News
Nearly all Midland County households have access to broadband Internet service for their home computers, but the number in the tri-county region who actually use broadband is below the state average, a statewide survey shows. ...
Boingo Sees Bright Future for Wi-Fi Hotspots
PCWorld
By Mikael Rickn√§s, IDG News The integration of mobile networks and Wi-Fi promises to make hotspots more popular and easier to access, but it will also put pressure on providers to improve performance, according to hotspot aggregator Boingo Wireless. ...
Anritsu ME7834A/L Mobile Device Test Platform Garners LTE Americas Award for ...
Sacramento Bee
18, 2011 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Anritsu Company, a worldwide leader in LTE test solutions, announces that its ME7834A/L Mobile Device Test Platform has been named the winner of the Best Network/Device Testing Products for LTE category, announced as part of ...
Motorola XT860 4G Smartphone
LetsGoDigital
With the Motorola XT860 4G handset you will be able to leave your digital camera at home and still capture memories in sharp detail with the rear 8 Megapixel camera with powerful LED flash and digital zoom. Use the front-facing VGA digital camera to ...
Cars.com Offers Free Wi-Fi at this Year's Los Angeles Auto Show
Sacramento Bee
18, 2011 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Cars.com™, the premier online resource for buying and selling new and used vehicles, announced today that it will be providing complimentary Wi-Fi at this year's LA Auto Show, November 18 – 27 at the Los Angeles Convention ...
Airline Wi-Fi roundup: Air China, United and Continental
ZDNet (blog)
By Rachel King | November 18, 2011, 9:44am PST Summary: Pretty soon we're going to be asking which airlines don't actually offer in-flight Wi-Fi. November has turned out to be a big month for airlines announcing the addition of Wi-Fi to their fleets. ...
Cable broadband growth outpaces telco
FierceIPTV
Telco broadband growth slowed in the third quarter, with the largest operators seeing just 38 percent of the growth they saw a year ago, according to new research. Cable growth was 98 percent of what the segment saw a year ago. ...
Survey: Minnesotans spend $50 a month on broadband
MinnPost.com
By Joe Kimball | Published Fri, Nov 18 2011 1:03 pm Minnesotans spend an average of just under $50 per month on home broadband service, says a report by Connect Minnesota, a nonprofit working to expand broadband service in the state. ...
Broadband strengthens education and businesses
Farm Bureau News
Connected Nation is a leading technology organization committed to bringing affordable high-speed Internet and broadband-enabled resources to all Americans. They work with public and private partners to help communities, institutions and individuals ...
Cisco eyeing 4G deals with new financing models
Hindu Business Line
US equipment major Cisco is in talks with 4G operators in India for managing their IP networks and is exploring new business models, including the Build Operator Transfer scheme. The company has also roped in its financing arm Cisco Capital for ...

AT&T 4G LTE Network Activated in New York City Prematurely (PHOTO)
Christian Post
By Vincent Funaro | Christian Post Reporter A worker at The Christian Post recently gained access to AT&T's 4G LTE in New York City. A 4G LTE compatible Samsung Galaxy S2 led to the discovery, when it was noticed that the smartphone was connecting to ...
Superfast broadband service is being installed in Stamford area
Rutland and Stamford Mercury
PEOPLE will soon notice the benefit from superfast broadband which BT is installing in the Stamford area. BT will complete its upgrade to fibre optic cables which means a faster broadbandspeed for up to 11000 homes and businesses in Stamford and ...
Waseela completes delivery and integration of more than 1500 Redline broadband ...
AME Info
Waseela for Technology Consultations (Waseela), a systems integrator specializing in broadbandwireless technologies for telecom operators, service providers and large enterprises in the region, announced that it recently completed the delivery and ...
A Foolish Week of Telecom
Motley Fool
Obviously, that'll put it behind the 8-ball in terms of raising the cash it needs, not only to survive but also to upgrade its network to LTE as well as maintain its current WiMAX 4G network. Just before Congress left town for the weekend, ...
UK: avoid rush hour or get stuck in the broadband slow lane
CPI Financial
People using the internet between 2am and 3am will enjoy the UK's fastest broadband speeds. Download broadband speeds in the UK are on average 35 per cent slower between off- peak and peak usage times, according to new research by independent price ...
Bluetooth and Wi-Fi demystified
Daily Monitor
By Mustafa Ziraba (email the author) In the tech world, you'll hear a number of words from 3G, Bluray, HDMI, Bluetooth, LCD, LED to Wi-Fi and without keen interest for many. Furthermore these are things you really can't avoid unless of course you're ...
Wi-Fi Owners Allowed To Opt Out Of Google's Database (NASDAQ: GOOG)
LocalizedUSA
Google has announced that it would allow individuals and companies to have the option of keeping their Wi-Fi routers' names and locations out of a company database. Google's collection of Wi-Firouter location data has been controversial in Europe and ...
Tech and biotech: Report says rural Wisconsin needs more broadband access
Madison.com
The council's broadband report cites a Federal Communications Commission study that says 26 million Americans don't have access to broadband, and about 664000 of them live in Wisconsin. The Tech Council says high-speed Internet can create more ...
Pressure builds on NBN to release new plan
The Australian
Since NBN Co released its corporate plan last year, talks have continued with Telstra on a deal that would mean Telstra shifting its customers to the national broadband network and giving NBN Co access to its infrastructure. While the plan released on ...
Google Offers to Ignore Wi-Fi Routers Once Users “Opt Out”
Kingpin-seo (press release)
Google has finally implemented a system for allowing users to remove their Wi-Fi hotspots from a controversial database it assembled through its Street View cars. However, the internet company has been condemned by some commentators for forcing users ...
Samsung Focus S 4G Mango smartphone is thinnest 4G Windows Phone to date
Mobile bloom News
The Samsung Focus S 4G is available exclusively on the AT&T 4G wireless broadband network at a retail price of $175 with a two-year activation. The Focus S 4G arrives as one of the first Mango Windows 7.5 handsets in the United States, and has trimmed ...
Connecting the world at a breathtaking pace
gulfnews.com
Dubai: With 4G technology on the horizon, UAE nationals could be forgiven for thinking they have lived through four generations in a generation as the country's communications sector continues to grow at a rapid pace. From the early days of wireless ...
PieNetworks appoint new chief
iTWire
Pie chairman, Justin Milne, said Turner had 20 years experience in the Internet industry, including at Telstra where he had responsibility for broadband, wireless and voice products. "Craig is, without doubt, one of Australia's most experienced and ...
Brits spend the most time online in Europe
Online Broadband Guide
Broadband comparison service BroadbandChoices has reported that data from internet analytics company comScore shows web users in Britain spend more time online than any others in Europe. According to the comScore findings, the average British web user ...
New Wi-Fi Hotspot Products Coming From TP-LINK
We Got Served
This device will be available on the 23rd for a MSRP of $29.99 and can be used to create an instant Wi-Fi hotspot by simply plugging in an Ethernet cable from your existing network or modem. This device perks my interest for when I am on the road and I ...
Virtual rush hour slows down broadband speeds during evenings
Broadband Expert (blog)
Ever wonder why sometimes your broadband connection is up to speed and sometimes it's just too darn slow? You might notice that you're enjoying top speeds early in the morning, only to have your browser or streaming crawl down to a near halt in the ...
Motorola XYBOARD 8.2 pictures out in the wild, with Verizon 4G LTE branding
Droid Matters
The XYBOARD tablet is rumored to have a 1.2GHz dual-core chip, Android 3.2, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage and 4G LTE radios. Big Red is expected to announce two versions of this tablet including the 8.2 and the 10.1 very soon. ...
WCA Panel: Mobile Gaming, Payments & Location Are In; Wireless Infrastructure ...
The Viodi View
Zimits: Tide has turned for LTE with Verizon's aggressive deployment. They (and other LTE network providers) will now minimize investments in 3G. In fact, the need for 3G mobile data offload will disappear as LTE becomes wider deployed (Editors Note: ...
Uncapped ADSL, LLU and all that was …
MyBroadband
Communication dominated the technology media with debates about broadband, uncapped ADSL and local loop unbundling (LLU). I believe that discussion on communication will dominate for some years to come as it makes its presence felt in almost every ...
TPG joins the chorus for Telstra to split
Sydney Morning Herald
While its peers have been buying smaller broadband providers as a quick way to acquire more customers, TPG has been buying companies that allow it to offer a full range of services but with lower operating costs. For example, it purchased Pipe Networks ...
Hands-on: CSL Spice Mi350
Techgoondu
Folks with a dedicated mobile broadband service could also use the Android device as abroadband modem through Wi-Fi tethering. To be sure, the Mi350 is not for everyone. If you are a smartphone junkie who can't wait to update your devices to the ...
LG Electronics readies for comeback
The Korea Herald
LG Electronics announced earlier this week that it had sold over 150000 Optimus LTE smartphones. With up to 130000 LTE smartphones sold by its affiliate LG Uplus, more customers are subscribing for mobiles that run on the faster 4G LTE network as it ...
Belgacom and Fon set up the largest wireless Internet network
New Europe
Belgacom has started to build the largest Wi-Fi hotspot network in Belgium, thanks to the partnership announced in June with the Spanish company Fon: this year, Belgacom Internet customers will be able to surf on their laptop, tablet or smartphone ...
The IT Guy: Spending a fortune on phone bills?
Hilton Head Island Packet
By using what they call "Hybrid Calling" -- using Wi-Fi for voice and data. As they say, "Anything a cell network can do, the Internet can do better and cheaper." So when you're on a Wi-Fi network, you can use the phone for as long as you want and do ...
Samsung Galaxy Nexus a Major Android Smartphone Upgrade
ABC News
Verizon Wireless will be selling a device at launch that will exploit its speedy 4G LTEnetwork. But my test version, provided by Google just a day ago, relied on a T-Mobile SIM card tapping into an HSPA + network. It's the version, which happens to be ...
APNU promises a Digital Guyana by 2015
Demerara Waves
The coalition in its manifesto launched Friday night at a rally in New Amsterdam, stated that it is convinced that only a nation-wide ultra-high speed broadband network will allow Guyana to fully embrace and exploit the “boundless opportunities” of an ...
Consumer Broadband Adoption Trends by Connected Nation
Broadband Expert (blog)
Communities, families and individuals can realize great economic and social advantages when broadband availability is accelerated in underserved areas and broadband use is increased in all areas, rural and urban, alike. That's what Connected Nation, ...
Sprint attacks T-Mobile merger
Financial Times
Instead Dan Hesse has been focusing on getting Sprint Nextel back on track and laying out a 4Gstrategy that involves a significant network infrastructure upgrade called 'Network Vision,' a switch from WiMax to LTE technology and a network sharing deal ...
Tech trouble may delay upgrade to police cars
Muskogee Daily Phoenix
City councilors wanted to upgrade that to fourth generation, or 4G, technology without additional costs. Staff members in charge of the project assured councilors that the upgrade would be accomplished without additional costs. ...
Kathy Annette on Broadband « Blandin on Broadband
By Ann Treacy
It was nice to hear a few words form the new Blandin Foundation President and CEO at the Border to Border Broadband Conference. Kathy Annette has been in her position for two months. It's great to hear how broadband fits into the larger ...
Blandin on Broadband
Review: HTC EVO Design 4G - BriefMobile
By Will Verduzco
HTC EVO Design 4G. There's just something about the EVO line. Ever since the launch of the original EVO 4G on Sprint in June of last year, the EVO badge has come to signify a high-end device packing tons of firepower. Today, we take a ...
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Steve Jobs Reportedly Wanted Apple WiFi Network | inMOREAU
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Steve Jobs Reportedly Wanted Apple WiFi Network. The late Steve Jobs reportedly wanted to create a cell phone network utilizing WiFi to debut with the iPhone in 2007. See here a video report from Newsy: ...
inMOREAU
AfriMoney.com | Bluetooth and Wi-Fi demystified
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In the tech world, you'll hear a number of words from 3G, Bluray, HDMI, Bluetooth, LCD, LED to Wi-Fi and without keen interest for many. Furthermore these are things you really can't avoid unless of course you're irreversibly technologically ...
AfriMoney.com
Editorial Cartoon: United Nations Declares Broadband a Basic ...
By Bearman
Editorial cartoon by Bearman Cartoons of beartoons.com posted on November 19, 2011 pokes fun at the United Nations declaration that Broadband should be added to the list of Basic Human Rights. It depicts a UN Cable operator installing a ...
Bearman Cartoons
Download Meter for Wi-Fi/ 3G/ EDGE/ GPRS - reduce spending on ...
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Download Meter for Wi-FI & GPRS/EDGE/3G - reduce spending on mobile internet HedonicSoft App Genre : Utilities App Price : $2.59 Released on : 20.
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This made no sense to me. But then few things done by airtel these days do. airtel Broadband.
India Broadband Forum Feed
Wireless Broadband – Travel Using the Internet « The weakest go to ...
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Wireless Broadband – Travel Using the Internet. Posted by admin. Nov 19 2011. Author name: Kelley H.S. Hansel. It is a busy world efficient liv within. If you have a break from your very own office and should you be not there look at the screen ...
The weakest go to the wall.
Broadband network will open door to wider high-speed Internet ...
A state project to link schools and government buildings to a statewide broadband network also will open the door to wider high-speed Internet availability for ...
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How to manually update your Sprint Epic 4G to Gingerbread ...
Sprint Epic 4G Looks like we've now got the manual update location for the Sprint Epic 4G'sGingerbread update, which means no waiting for it to actually push ...
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