News and Articles About Broadband
Internet services will soon have a label with a breakdown similar to the nutrition facts on groceries.
In 2013, 70 percent of Americans had home broadband, according to a Pew study of more than 6,000 American adults. This year, only 67 percent did.
Bringing super-fast Internet to the second and third biggest cities in the U.S. has the potential to turbocharge the entrepreneurial communities there.
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Next generation wi-fi, called 'li-fi,' has the potential to be 100 times faster than current data transmission.
Mario Gabelli, the CEO of GAMCO Investors, says he understands why consumers are choosing streaming over cable TV.
Verizon, Cablevision and Time Warner are all involved in the probe.
Opponents of the net neutrality rules sued the FCC this year, saying the commission violated regulations when it passed the rules.
Chairman Tom Wheeler endorsed using the commission's regulatory authority to override state laws hobbling communities that want to build public broadband networks.
Broadband is essential for an entrepreneurial future but broadband providers are more like the electric company or Ma Bell from days past. The FCC needs to regulate them that way.
The preliminary proposal seeks public comment and allows the FCC to change course based on the feedback it receives.
As the debate over net neutrality rages on, here's some basic information about how you might be affected.
Google's high-speed network, known as Fiber, delivers the internet at speeds of up to one gigabyte per second, 100 times faster than average broadband
Femtocells can help patch that nasty drop zone in your mobile office.
Low-cost approaches to connectivity that appeal to business owners' frugality.