Telecommunications

Google Fiber customers are getting fined for alleged piracy

While mist ISPs prefer to just warn their customers that they’re connections are being used to share copyright infringing material, Google is...
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Outernet is beaming the important parts of the Internet down to Earth

In the developed world, the Internet has changed our lives in a way that nothing else has, or probably ever will,...
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Millions of Americans still use AOL’s dial-up service

It’s hard to believe that it’s 2015, and in a nation as developed as the United States, there are still millions...
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BlackBerry and T-Mobile have settled their differences

BlackBerry and T-Mobile have been on less-than-friendly terms for a while now but it looks like the two companies are finally...
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T-Mobile is going straight for Verizon’s jugular

Just when you thought T-Mobile couldn’t get any more aggressive, the company goes and does something crazy. I guess CEO John Legere...
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T-Mobile may have finally overtaken Sprint in subscribers

There are four major wireless service providers in the United States, and that doesn’t look like it’s going to change anytime...
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Google has answered some of our lingering questions about Google Fi

We’ve talked a lot about Google Fi, the company’s attempt to do to the wireless industry what it did to the...
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Comcast thinks it can take on YouTube with its own service

Earlier this week, the CEO of YouTube talked about how web videos are reaching younger audiences in a way that traditional...
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AT&T is one step closer to creating a North American telecom behemoth

It’s been a few months since AT&T announced its plans to acquire Nextel Mexico, but the $1.875 billion acquisition wasn’t official until last...
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Time Warner Cable is open to the idea of a merger with Charter

Comcast’s attempt at a $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable may have failed, but that doesn’t mean TWC isn’t still...
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Even cable companies are getting behind cord cutting

It looks like even cable companies are getting behind the cord cutter trend. Cablevision has released a Internet package that’s geared towards people...
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Comcast’s merger with Time Warner Cable is all but dead at this point

Comcast’s $42.5 billion plan to acquire Time Warner Cable is all but dead at this point, but that doesn’t mean America’s Internet...
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Google Fi is finally here but you’ll need a Nexus 6 and an invite

Confirming reports late last night that Google would be launching its highly-anticipated wireless service today, the company has launched Google Fi....
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Google might launch its wireless service as early as today

Google is already shaking up the cable and Internet market with Google Fiber, but now the company wants to do the same...
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Project Loon is almost ready for mass deployment

Those of you who have been following Google’s plan to bring Internet to everyone in the world may be pleased to...
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Comcast may not be merging with Time Warner Cable after all

The final blow to telecom competitiveness in the United States may not be happening after all. It looks like the nation’s...
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Nokia has confirmed that it’s acquiring Alcatel-Lucent for $16.6 billion

Shortly after the two companies confirmed that they were advanced talks about a potential merger, Nokia announced that it will be...
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Google’s MVNO service sounds too good to be true

And here I thought T-Mobile was disrupting the wireless carrier market, but Google’s own MVNO service is looking too good to...
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