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162 Million Americans Lack Regular Access To Broadband Internet, Study Finds WBUR
A new study by Microsoft says 162 million Americans do not have access to broadband internet. That far exceeds the federal government's estimate. Advocates ...
Fredericksburg, Va., OKs Broadband Internet Expansion Government Technology
(TNS) — The city council took more steps last week toward its goal of providing Fredericksburg with the fastest broadband Internet in Virginia. It unanimously ...
Can Microsoft’s Airband Initiative close broadband gap for 25M Americans? Digital Trends
A new report from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) says that 25 million Americans do not have access to broadband internet -- more than 19 ...
Who has broadband internet? amNewYork
Three of the five New York City boroughs have rates of broadband internet subscriptions that are higher than the state and national average, according to ...
CEMC considers broadband internet for nearly 99,000 households Clarksville Leaf Chronicle
Cumberland Electric Membership Corp., better known as CEMC, is exploring the idea of bringing broadband internet *service* to its nearly 99,000 members ...
Almost half of US residents don't use broadband internet: study | TheHill The Hill
Almost half the U.S. population does not use broadband internet, according to a new study from Microsoft researchers.
Green light for Petersham broadband network Athol Daily News
By SARAH ROBERTSONStaff WriterPETERSHAM — Residents voted overwhelmingly in favor of a ballot measure giving the final green light for a town wide ...
Opinion: U.S. must stop bickering and close the broadband gap The Mercury News
Broadband, sometimes called the “Fifth Utility,” has become a critical part of 21st century life – equal in importance to electricity, natural gas, water, and ...
Sprint may tackle market for in-home broadband internet FierceWireless
Over the past year, Sprint executives have repeatedly said the company does not have any plans to use 5G technology to get into the market for in-home ...
Microsoft expands broadband initiative to bring internet to 3 million people in rural communities - GeekWire
Microsoft expands broadband initiative to bring internet to 3 million people in rural communities GeekWire
https://youtu.be/yna8bFGqNHg In metropolises like Seattle, it's hard to imagine a day without internet. Urbanites are used to getting online for just about ...
Broadband internet choices limited in Knox area, but options are growing Knoxville News Sentinel
The Lenoir City Utilities Board will soon decide whether to open up its 83-mile fiber-optic loop to residential broadband internet *service*.
Here's How Internet Speeds Fared For The World's Fastest And Largest Countries In 2018 Forbes
World-wide speeds are increasing while the gap between the fastest and slowest is decreasing.
The Rural Broadband Gap: After a Year of Progress, Challenges Remain PrecisionAg
Nobody ever said farming was easy, but 2018 was a particularly difficult year for many in agriculture: trade tensions, uncooperative weather during harvest, and ...
Digital Divide Is Wider Than We Think, Study Says The New York Times
New research from Microsoft says that far fewer people have broadband internet access than government statistics have shown.
In Comcast’s hometown, the chasm between internet haves and have-nots looks intractable, new census data shows - Philly.com
In Comcast’s hometown, the chasm between internet haves and have-nots looks intractable, new census data shows Philly.com
Nicetown-Tioga Library manager Debra E. Johnson sees daily the lack of computers and high-speed internet access in her impoverished corner of Philadelphia: ...
Fiber-Optic Broadband Internet Service Starts In Nicasio Patch.com
Fiber-Optic Broadband *Service* Starts In Nicasio - San Rafael, CA - Households and businesses at 80 locations in the west Marin County village of Nicasio are ...
Latta's precision agriculture measure in Farm Bill The Courier
U.S. Rep. Bob Latta's Precision Agriculture Connectivity Act, to help Northwest Ohio farmers, has been included in Farm Bill legislation agreed to by a ...
Broadband customers to get automatic compensation BBC News
Many customers who experience fixed broadband or landline loss will soon automatically receive compensation. The £8-per-day deal follows a new agreement ...
Sandler Partners Becomes Master Agent of Viasat's Business Internet Services PRNewswire
CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Viasat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT), a global communications company, today announced a new Master Agent ...
New Innovations Bringing Broadband to Native American and Rural Populations Flathead Beacon
Nowhere is the lack of broadband Internet more pervasive than on our nation's Indian reservations. According to the latest statistics from the Federal ...
Rural and Lower-Income Counties Lag Nation in Internet Subscriptions Daily Yonder
Rural Americans and low-income counties significantly lag the rest of the nation in broadband access, according to new findings from the U.S. Census.
Henderson Co. cities want input on expanding broadband internet service WSPA.com
Three Henderson Co. municipalities are seeking public input about the need for expanded broadband internet *service*, according to Hendersonville ...
Microsoft Bringing Rural Broadband Effort to Indiana Inside INdiana Business
Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) has announced plans to expand the Microsoft Airband Initiative to several new states next year, including Indiana. The effort, in ...
Microsoft Plans to Bring Broadband Internet to 3 Million Rural Americans Cord Cutters News, LLC
Do you live in a rural area with limited internet options? Yesterday Microsoft announced plans to expand their wireless internet *service* to 3 million rural ...
Native Americans On Tribal Land Are 'The Least Connected' To High-Speed Internet NPR
Just over half of Native Americans living on American Indian reservations or other tribal lands with a computer have access to high-speed internet *service*, ...
More than half of world's population using the internet in 2018 Quartz
This year will prove to be a transformative moment for the internet. For the first time ever, more than half of the world's population will be using the internet, ...
Census data: Minnesota beats Wisconsin on high-speed internet access, too Appleton Post Crescent
New data from the U.S. Census Bureau also show that poor, rural and non-white families in Wisconsin have a lower rate of fast web *service*.
Elon Musk receives FCC approval to launch over 7,500 satellites into space Digital Trends
Nobody has ever accused SpaceX of thinking small. The FCC this week unanimously approved the company's plan to launch 7518 satellites into a low-Earth ...
County considers broadband grant, approves government building roof replacement - Staunton News Leader
County considers broadband grant, approves government building roof replacement Staunton News Leader
The Augusta County Board of Supervisors approved a local match for a broadband internet grant. It could bring more access to Middlebrook and Deerfield.
CAEC to offer broadband internet to customers - The Clanton Advertiser Clanton Advertiser
By J.R. Tidwell / Editor. Over the last two years, Central Alabama Electric Cooperative has been researching the feasibility of offering high-speed broadband ...
Penn State study says most of Pa. lacks access to high-speed broadband | News witf.org
(State College) -- Statewide research from Penn State finds that there's a severe lack of connectivity to high-speed broadband internet for much of Pennsylvania.
Commission signs for grant to study broadband internet Williamson Daily News
The Mingo County Commission approved a grant of $75000 for a study to improve broadband and internet *service* in the Gilbert area at its regular meeting ...
Hoeven's support of broadband access bill for agriculture helps garner Senate passage - Ripon Advance
Hoeven's support of broadband access bill for agriculture helps garner Senate passage Ripon Advance
The U.S. Senate on Dec. 6 approved a bipartisan bill cosponsored by U.S. Sen. John Hoeven (R-ND) that would establish a federal task force to identify current ...
A Renamed BFR Could Be Key to SpaceX's Satellite Internet Dream Yahoo News
It began with a tweet (as so many things do when Elon Musk is involved). On Nov. 17, the SpaceX CEO announced he's terminating efforts "to upgrade [the ...
Interactive Map: Internet and Computer Access Across NJ Reflects a Digital Divide NJ Spotlight
Smartphones, laptops, desktop computers, internet connections — poorer New Jerseyans are less likely to have them than better-off residents.
Five Existential Challenges Facing Elon Musk's SpaceX Forbes
In the 16 years since Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies Corporation – SpaceX – was founded, the company has transformed the commercial space ...
Microsoft's Rural Broadband Plans Chugging Along Redmond Channel Partner
Microsoft President Brad Smith recently described the company's progress with its plan to improve broadband Internet access in underserved and rural areas of ...
Bringing internet to the masses and investing in telecoms at Startup Battlefield Africa - TechCrunch
Bringing internet to the masses and investing in telecoms at Startup Battlefield Africa TechCrunch
Despite a year-end goal of 30 percent broadband internet penetration in Nigeria, the country is unlikely to hit that target. As of 2017, internet penetration in ...
LiFi technology sends broadband data through light Networks Asia
LiFi is a two-way, high-speed wireless technology similar to WiFi but uses light waves instead of radio waves to transmit data.
Broadband Internet Service Expanding in Avery County Through LightLeap Program High Country Press
By Tim Gardner. Avery County is getting Broadband Internet *Service* for many parts of its 247-square mile radius and many of its 17,797 residents with ongoing ...
Government-owned broadband is costly — try these alternatives | TheHill The Hill
It's understandable that people want better, faster and cheaper internet, but government does not do a good job operating these networks.
Comcast rejected by small town—residents vote for municipal fiber instead Ars Technica
Comcast offered to wire up Charlemont, Mass. for $462000—town said, "no."
Hughes Brings Satellite Internet Service to Ecuador Via Satellite
Hughes Network Systems launched HughesNet, its high-speed satellite internet *service* for consumers and businesses, in Ecuador. Operating over the Hughes ...
US to start withdrawing border troops Politico
Trump administration presses court on 'extraordinary' interference on transgender policy — 5 Marines declared dead after air crash off Japan.
North Carolina Communities Draw Up Internet Service Wishlist Government Technology
A series of meetings is being hosted to flesh out what residents of Henderson County require when it comes to their high-speed Internet connections.
Survey on cable TV and internet service available online 1011now
The public is encouraged to complete an online survey on cable television and Internet services in the city of Lincoln.
The Rising Sun: Telesol Ghana launches Ghana’s latest 4G wireless network Pulse.com.gh
This is the country's latest broadband internet *service* that is already delivering on the promise of Speed, Connectivity, Availability and Reliability (SCAR).
Behind the scenes of the broadband initiative Estes Park Trail-Gazette
Nearly four years ago, voters told us they wanted to reclaim local authority to build a telecommunications infrastructure. In all the months since, the Town of Estes ...
Is Verizon a Buy? Motley Fool
Shares of Verizon (NYSE:VZ) have easily outpaced the S&P 500 index this year, as the wireless company continues to add new subscribers and posts positive ...
Native Network and Microsoft announce agreement to deliver broadband Internet to rural communities in Montana and Washington - Char-Koosta News
Native Network and Microsoft announce agreement to deliver broadband Internet to rural communities in Montana and Washington Char-Koosta News
The partnership will provide reliable Internet access to approximately 73,500 unserved people, including local tribal communities. From Microsoft. REDMOND ...
Microsoft aims to improve rural Montana's internet access, amid local skepticism Missoulian
One of the largest technology companies in the world, Microsoft, has announced a plan to provide wireless broadband internet *service* to 50000 people on the ...
Etisalat doubles internet speeds for eLife Unlimited subscribers TechRadar
Etisalat today announced it has doubled the broadband speed of all eLife Unlimited subscribers in the country. The new slew of plans now deliver more than five ...
Telstra leads broadband internet speeds in Australia in October Telecompaper
Australian operator Telstra has announced it remained at the top of the leaderboard for broadband speeds in October, for the ninth time in a row, according to a ...
Hickey runs for seat in Virginia House CBS19 News
Tim Hickey, a former attorney and teacher, has announced he is going to run for the 59th District seat in the Virginia House of Delegates.
Broadband Internet Market Increasing Demand and Future Potential of Market 2018-2023 - Industry Research Now
Broadband Internet Market Increasing Demand and Future Potential of Market 2018-2023 Industry Research Now
India Broadband Internet Market 2018 Research Report represents an extensive analysis of India Broadband Internet industry by delivering evaluation of ...
New Report Shows Kentucky's Economic Performance Falls Short WKMS
A new report says one-third of the more than $9 billion in announced investments for Kentucky last year wasn't attached to any new jobs. The Kentucky.
Rural Kids Face an Internet 'Homework Gap.' The FCC Could Help WIRED
Like much of rural America, Garfield County is on the wrong side of the “homework gap”—a stubborn disparity in at-home broadband that hinders millions of ...
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Our EXCLUSIVE deal comes to an end this Thursday. Check out TalkTalk's perk-rich cheap broadband offer.
The Costly Part of Government-Owned Broadband Mackinac Center for Public Policy
Government-led broadband projects leave taxpayers on the hook.
Live in the Knoxville area? Here are the broadband companies, their services and costs - Knoxville News Sentinel
Live in the Knoxville area? Here are the broadband companies, their services and costs Knoxville News Sentinel
Six major broadband providers serve parts of Knox or adjacent counties. The News Sentinel requested *service* area maps from all six, but only two provided ...
Business, education, health care at top of mind as rural broadband expansion inches forward - Peoria Journal Star
Business, education, health care at top of mind as rural broadband expansion inches forward Peoria Journal Star
First of two partsWhen nearly 300 Americans submitted comments this summer on the USDA's pilot plan to bring high speed broadband internet to rural America, ...
Phase3 Wins Broadband Internet Company of the Year Award THISDAY Newspapers
Phase3 Telecom has won the Broadband Internet Company of the Year at the Nigeria Technology Awards 2018 which held in Lagos recently. The West African ...
Firm wins $1.8M grant to boost broadband in Camden The Daily Advance
Monday, December 3, 2018. CAMDEN — A Virginia-based internet *service* provider has won a $1.8 million grant to bring faster internet to Camden County, ...
Ferguson talks about plans as chief deputy whip - Valley Times-News Valley Times-News
By Alicia B. Hill Daily-News. Last week, Congressman Drew Ferguson was named the chief deputy whip for the 116th Congress, and on Thursday, Ferguson ...
Five-Year Trends Available for Median Household Income Poverty Rates and Computer and Internet Use - Five-Year Trends Available for Median Household Income Poverty Rates and Computer and Internet Use DECEMBER 06 2018 RELEASE NUMBER CB18-187 SUBS... - Gilmer Mirror
Five-Year Trends Available for Median Household Income Poverty Rates and Computer and Internet Use - Five-Year Trends Available for Median Household Income Poverty Rates and Computer and Internet Use DECEMBER 06 2018 RELEASE NUMBER CB18-187 SUBS... Gilmer Mirror
American Community Survey Releases New Data for All Communities Nationwide. DEC. 6, 2018 — Today, the U.S. Census Bureau announced the release of ...
Microsoft is teaming up with internet providers to bring connectivity to remote areas Quartz
Many towns in Michigan's Upper Peninsula don't have reliable internet—or any at all. An old technology could help change that.
Icasa's mobile broadband inquiry hailed as 'most important ever' Moneyweb.co.za
The Internet *Service* Providers' Association says the investigation gets to the bottom of the cost of communication in SA.
Microsoft, Native Network Team Up to Bring Broadband to Flathead Reservation Flathead Beacon
Microsoft Corp. and Native Network, an organization that helps tribes connect with modern communications technology, are looking to provide broadband ...
Trail Gazette Editorial - Estes Park needs broadband Estes Park Trail-Gazette
If you have spent much time in Estes Park, you know it can offer a fun atmosphere, stunning views and slow, unreliable internet connections.
Eutelsat, Spain's MASMOVIL Distribute Broadband Services With KA-SAT Satellite Sports Video Group
MASMOVIL Group, Spain's fourth largest telecommunications operator, has signed an agreement with Eutelsat's subsidiary, Eurobroadband Infrastructure, ...
New Technology For Broadband Coverage Underway – NCC Leadership Newspaper
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said a new technology – TV White Space – that has the capacity to extend broadband internet coverage ...
Dimension Data deploys Cisco to transform major Indonesian retailer Channel Asia Singapore
A major retailer has chosen Dimension Data to implement a cloud-based SD-WAN solution with Cisco to efficiently operate over 450 stores across Indonesia.
Survey seeks to determine Lampasans' level of interest in faster internet service - Lampasas Dispatch Record
Survey seeks to determine Lampasans' level of interest in faster internet service Lampasas Dispatch Record
Lampasas city and Economic Development Corp. officials are promoting a technology survey that would determine the level of interest in faster broadband ...
$22M investment will bring high-speed internet to 54K homes Monroe News Star
SHREVEPORT — More than 54,000 rural homes and businesses in North Louisiana will gain access to high-speed internet *service* thanks to $22 million in ...
Dish Network's Sling TV to launch 'synthetic' bundles Business Insider
A Sling TV exec said the company would launch regional broadband bundles in the coming months to counter video churn.
AT&T Finds Yet Another Way To Nickel-And-Dime Its Broadband, TV Customers Techdirt
While AT&T's marketing wing often likes to pat itself on the back for "innovation," the company's real skill set revolves around finding creative and ways to ...
Reviewing Liberty Global (LBTYB) & MSG Networks (MSGN) Fairfield Current
Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYB) and MSG Networks (NYSE:MSGN) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will ...
Cord-Cutting Cuts Deeply Into Disney The Motley Fool
Across-the-board losses provide a lens on where the entertainment giant needs to head next.
Tribal Broadband: FCC Should Undertake Efforts to Better Promote Tribal Access to Spectrum - Government Accountability Office
Tribal Broadband: FCC Should Undertake Efforts to Better Promote Tribal Access to Spectrum Government Accountability Office
Broadband Internet *service* is essential to many aspects of modern life, so it's important to make sure everyone has access. Yet tribal lands, especially in rural ...
High-speed internet expanding into rural areas Herald-Whig
BOWLING GREEN, Mo. -- When too many smart devices go online at St. Clement School, the download speeds slow to a crawl. "It's never fast enough," said ...
India launches 'heaviest' satellite for internet access BBC News
India's heaviest satellite has gone into orbit on a French rocket to help boost broadband internet services. Weighing about 5,854kg (12,906lb), the GSAT-11 is ...
In Chile, this man has an epic train set in his backyard. They're real trains. NBCNews.com
In Chile, José Zagal collects trains in his backyard, but these are real trains. Zagal has "saved" many of these railway cars after the late dictator Augusto Pinochet ...
RIL launches 7 subsidiaries to oversee its content, telecom businesses Solution Rocket News
India's major holding company, Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has recently made it to the cover page after it set up seven new subsidiaries to manage its ...
EM-IIG to bring down broadband price and offer 5G service New Straits Times
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia International Internet Gateway (EM-IIG) project undertaken by Xiddig Cellular Communications Sdn Bhd will offer a high-speed ...
Gov Commits Extra £2m to UK ISP Internet Anti-Piracy Campaign ISPreview.co.uk
The Government has pumped an additional £2 million of public money into the "Get it Right" campaign, which among other things has used a combination of.
RIL creates seven units for telecom, content business Livemint
Mumbai: Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), which bought stakes in Den and Hathway cable networks in October, has created seven subsidiaries to handle its ...
Cuba to begin full internet access for mobiles TRT World
State-run telecoms monopoly announced Cubans will be offered full internet access for mobile phones beginning this week.
AT&T makes it more expensive to cancel DirecTV or Internet service Ars Technica
AT&T will start charging customers for the full month after they cancel TV or Internet *service*, ending its customer-friendly practice of providing a prorated credit for ...
ISPA UK Starts Hunting for the 2019 Best Broadband ISPs ISPreview.co.uk
The UK Internet *Service* Providers Association (ISPA) has this afternoon launched the hunt for next year's best ISPs, which includes several familiar.
Bluebird Network Fiber Optic Infrastructure Fuels Appetite for Hannibal Business Growth - Odessa American
Bluebird Network Fiber Optic Infrastructure Fuels Appetite for Hannibal Business Growth Odessa American
COLUMBIA, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 11, 2018--Bluebird Network, a leading Midwest telecommunications company, has expanded its high-speed ...
NDP will table motion for broadband internet service throughout rural Ontario Wawa-news.com
NDP Deputy Leader John Vanthof will be tabling a motion on Thursday to bring in broadband internet *service* to support business and growth in rural Ontario.
Can you end your internet subscription before the term is up? IamExpat.nl
Internet contracts are usually valid for a whole year. But what happens if you have to leave the Netherlands before the year is up? Can you cancel your internet...
Hathway revamps its broadband plans to offer higher internet speeds with no FUP limits - India Today
Hathway revamps its broadband plans to offer higher internet speeds with no FUP limits India Today
Popular broadband and internet *service* providing company Hathway has overhauled its broadband plans to offer better internet speeds with no FUP limit.
Broadband, Business Services & Video in the Mix for Overbuilders CableFAX
This week's UBS media conference offered a glimpse into what overbuilders are up to—with increasing internet speeds high on their to-do lists.
Your Illinois News Radar » Pritzker transition unveils infrastruction committee - The Capitol Fax Blog
Your Illinois News Radar » Pritzker transition unveils infrastruction committee The Capitol Fax Blog
Today, Governor-elect JB Pritzker and Lieutenant Governor-elect Juliana Stratton announced the formation and members of the transition's Restoring Illinois' ...
Contrasting TIM Participacoes (TSU) & KT (KT) Fairfield Current
TIM Participacoes (NYSE:TSU) and KT (NYSE:KT) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the ...
Head to Head Contrast: Liberty Global (LBTYK) versus WideOpenWest (WOW) Fairfield Current
Liberty Global (NASDAQ:LBTYK) and WideOpenWest (NYSE:WOW) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast ...
ISP Community Fibre Deploys FTTP Broadband to L&Q Social Homes ISPreview.co.uk
The L&Q Group, which houses around 250000 people in more than 95000 UK homes (mostly across London and the South East), has announced that they will.
US broadband households watch five hours of internet video per week on their TVs TelevisionPost
MUMBAI: New research from Parks Associates finds U.S. broadband households report watching an average of five hours of internet video on their television ...
Openreach to Start UK ISP Trial of Self Install G.fast Broadband ISPreview.co.uk
As predicted Openreach (BT) has today announced the forthcoming launch of a new Proof of Concept (PoC) trial, which will make it possible for ISPs to.
ICMP Protocol - Internet Control Message Protocol
The Internet Control Message Protocol communicates errors messages between systems that require attention. This error is not usually at the user level, the error is handled by the application layer. In the OSI Reference model, ICMPs are generally considered part of the IP layer.
Remotely Connecting by Satellite To the Hospital - 2005
Hospital's and the Medical Professionals associated with them across America have discovered during the last few years that a great deal of efficiency can be accomplished by utilizing the World Wide Web to connect Doctors, Surgeons, Medical Transcribers and remote or mobile Clinics together. A specialist can instantly review an X-Ray or medical chart half way around the world or from a very remote area. Although most of this connectivity is accomplished utilizing high speed terrestrial internet connections like a T1, Cable or DSL connections, there are many areas in the U.S. where this type of internet connection isn't available.
How to Choose Best ISP for Your Needs
Well, the Internet access industry is starting to shake its way out. The much-anticipated consolidation of access providers is nearing its end. In broadband, this means that most users have little or no choice of providers. Though many of the changes have been hard on user choice, this is not necessarily a bad thing. In some cases, it's better to have one stable and pricey provider than 100 unstable, cheap providers. The shakeout was painful for scores of users who often were left with no connection when they needed it most. And some providers left standing don't exactly have good track records, either.
Broadband is State-of-the-Art Internet Access: How Can a Broadband Cable Benefit You?
We are now well ensconced in a time when the Web is riddled with graphics, animations, sounds, and videos, bringing about a necessity for superior internet access such as that which broadband can provide. The fact is that anything less than the speed supplied by a broadband cable has become inadequate for today's Web users.
Broadband Satellite Antenna Pizza Box Size
Thanks to the transfer technologies and governments spending on military needs, soon the public will have Broadband Satellite antennas no larger than the dimensions of a Pizza Box. Lightening fast Internet from the heavens. The new record for the World's smallest broadband satellite antenna was launched in Singapore this week. Absolutely incredible new technology, which seems to be very similar to something that DARPA was working on.
How to Test Your DSL and Cable Internet Connection Speed
There are two measured elements that determine your internet connection speed. They are: The download rate, and the upload rate of data measured in bits per seconds. Usually, it is expressed in Kilobits per second.
Internet Service Providers
Internet Service Provider or ISP is a company that provides access to the Internet.
How to Get Broadband
Getting broadband services getting easy, but research still required.
Beta Testing First Mobile Internet Satellite Broadband, Part I
Being on the road has its advantages; the freedom is the biggest one. One draw back was the Internet Service, but having done much study on the mobile Internet Satellite Systems and future technologies; I was able to become a beta tester of the MotoSat system in 1999. I have used the system ever sense.
Beta Testing First Mobile Internet Satellite Broadband, Part II
We were the first beta testers of a Mobile Command Center with full Internet Access in 1999. Our mobile command center was also the first unit with WiFi and Internet Mobile Access.
Finger Protocol - TCP/IP Suite
The "finger" protocol is used to return information on users on a specific host. Information that can be gained by using the finger is to see if someone is actively logged on to a server, or find a valid username. The finger protocol is far less prevalent now than it once was due to some problems with the protocol. Back in 1988 an Internet worm exploited an error in the protocol, and additional it was used by mischievous people to find information about server users. Finger had the potential to provide one of these mischievous users with information such as login name, phone number, and the last time the user had logged on to the system.
Its On! (Free Internet TV - Watch TV Online)
Get ready because "there's going to be television out the wazoo!" This according to Jonathan Klein, the president of CNN - U.S. operations in a USA Today story on the merger of the Internet and television. Major broadcast networks, cable networks, and content providers are gearing up for the 'mother of all media battles' in staking out territory on the new and rising medium called "Internet TV". Basically it's video online, which is not new, but what is new is that the major networks are now getting fully involved. Klein continued, "It will be pausable, searchable, with all the customizable 'on demand' advantages of the Internet. It's a future that's not very far away" Klein did not elaborate on how long it will take, what a 'wazoo' is, or how a television would fit through it.
Compare Cable vs. DSL
Okay, so you are finally tired of those slow dial-up internet connections, and you want to go broadband. Good deal. But first, you may be wondering which type of broadband connection is best- DSL or Cable? Or, at least, which of the two gives you more speed for the price? Here we take a look at these two popular broadband connections and try to determine which one is better: DSL vs. Cable.
Unlimited Bandwidth and Overselling
One of the most controversial topics surrounding web hosting is the practice of overselling bandwidth, and rightfully so. The practice of overselling has enormous potential for disaster ? ask any webmaster who has ever woken up to a cold, unforgiving "Bandwidth Exceeded" message where his or her site should be. The risk of such outages is all too real, and the cleanup effort for network bandwidth outages is a long and arduous process.
Internet service providers are becoming more and more present as the internet makes its way into more and more homes in America. This is making it harder to decide which ISP to subscribe to. In fact, most of them have a list of benefits to entice customers into subscribing from their ISP. Here is some information on the basic features that should come with a good ISP.
What are Your Internet Connection Solutions?
Of primary concern to all internet users is their actual connection to the internet.
The Coming Television Revolution
The revolution is just getting started and will be begin to make its mark this year. By 2010, it will begin to take off. By 2025, it will be the standard for all TV viewing. It's called Internet Protocol Television, or IPTV for short. IPTV works with a set-top box connected to any broadband interface and to a TV. It will allow users to choose among thousands (and eventually hundreds of thousands) of hours of programming, including movies, sports, classic TV, etc., and download their selections from the internet to the hard drive of the set-top box.
Are you suddenly chat-less now that Yahoo has shut down many chat sites, due to complaints? One complaint was that people where using chat rooms to lure under age kids for sex. While others say the chat rooms were used to promote underage sex. A Houston Attorney, actually filed a 10 million dollar lawsuit to put an end to that problem. Yahoo reacted on the news by shutting down thousands of chat sites and advertisers on those websites pulled the plug on their ads as well. Do not despair, today you might be chat-less but soon you will find a new home to talk to friends on the Internet. Yahoo confirmed they took the sites off the air but insists it was in the high hundreds and not thousands.
Wanadoo: 17.99 Pounds 1Mbps Service
Wanadoo 17.99 pounds 1 mbps service getting good reviews.
How to Secure your DSl / Cable Internet Connection Against Malicious Attacks
Securing your Windows Xp computer is done by achieving two main tasks.
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