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Telcos Must Implement New SHAKEN/STIR Protocol By 6/30/2021; Using COVID-19 To Celebrate Death Of Net Neutrality; + more - - Wed, 01 Apr 2020


FCC tells US telcos to implement new SHAKEN/STIR protocol caller ID authentication by June 30, 2021 to combat robocalls engadget.com
Tone Deaf: Using COVID-19 As A Prop To Celebrate The Death Of Net Neutrality techdirt.com
New 'Dashboard' illustrates how US cable networks are coping during COVID-19 crisis lightreading.com
Comcast waiving data caps hasn t hurt its network - why not make it permanent? arstechnica.com
Trump to hold call with U.S. internet, mobile phone providers reuters.com
FCC Relaxes High-Cost USF Rules to Fight COVID-19 telecompetitor.com
Wednesday promises plenty of 5G fireworks: T-Mobile/Sprint expected to announce official close of their merger, FCC expected to outline plan to release the 6GHz spectrum band for unlicensed use lightreading.com
AT&T s 39GHz spectrum win sets stage for national 3Gbps 5G service venturebeat.com
The best VoIP services for 2020 digitaltrends.com
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How Congress, FCC Can Help Students Without Broadband Access; ISPs Need To Just Kill Data Caps Already; + more news - - Tue, 31 Mar 2020


How Congress and the FCC Can Help Students Without Broadband Access slate.com
ISPs Need to Just Kill Data Caps Already gizmodo.com
Comcast details what the coronavirus has done to network traffic venturebeat.com
Internet Pioneer Vint Cerf Tests Positive For Covid-19 gizmodo.co.uk
5G chews up twice as much data as 4G lightreading.com
AT&T Boosting Hotspot Data for Customers multichannel.com
Saudi Arabia may be spying on its citizens via US mobile networks engadget.com
Personal details for the entire country of Georgia published online in a hacker forum over the weekend zdnet.com
Valve changing Steam auto-updates to help bandwidth during coronavirus pandemic mspoweruser.com
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OneWeb Declares Bankruptcy And SpaceX Might Be Next; US Telecoms Seek Major Temp Dereg Help From FCC; + more news - - Mon, 30 Mar 2020


OneWeb reportedly heads into bankruptcy and SpaceX might be next lightreading.com
USTelecom Seeks Major Temporary Dereg Help from FCC multichannel.com
UK broadband providers lift data caps during coronavirus crisis reuters.com
Big Tech's response to COVID-19 may have paused the tech backlash that dominated the coverage of companies like Facebook and Amazon over the past 3+ years theverge.com
PSA: T-Mobile s $15 plan is totally capped, a not so Uncarrier move androidauthority.com
Court issues injunctions on VoIP systems that facilitated robocalls across US foxnews.com
Verizon customers making 800 million calls a day now - double the amount on Mother's Day cnbc.com
Microsoft's telco ambitions still unclear after Affirmed purchase lightreading.com
iPhone location data used by US government to track coronavirus spread appleinsider.com
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5G Deploying Faster Than 4G; Controversial New Map May Finally Bring Broadband To Everyone In America; + more news - - Fri, 27 Mar 2020


5G Deploying Faster Than 4G webpronews.com
How a controversial new broadband map may finally bring fast internet to everyone in America fastcompany.com
Maine hopes new law will improve rural broadband access apnews.com
10G Capability for Cable Broadband Inches Closer as DOCSIS 4.0 Specification Published telecompetitor.com
Disney Plus Downloaded 5M Times in 1st Day of Euro Rollout multichannel.com
Major UK ISPs Pause Orders for Ultrafast Broadband Services ispreview.co.uk
AT&T, Cricket offer stupid cheap $15 2GB plans, bonus data for prepaid customers androidpolice.com
SlingTV Launches Free 14-Day Quarantine Offer multichannel.com
JR Shaw, Shaw Communications founder, dies at 85 lightreading.com
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Verizon, AT&T & Others Mobilize To Fight Virus; How To Get Verizon, AT&T Data-Cap Fees Waived For Pandemic; + more news - - Thu, 26 Mar 2020


Verizon, AT&T and others mobilize to fight a virus hitting close to home lightreading.com
How to get Verizon and AT&T data-cap fees waived during the pandemic arstechnica.com
Comcast, Verizon, and Plex roll out free offers for those stuck at home slashgear.com
Charter extends free broadband and Wi-Fi offer to K-12 teachers and college professors lightreading.com
Keeping Critical Connections Act Would Provide $2 Billion for Rural Broadband Providers telecompetitor.com
FCC Extends Net Neutrality Comment Deadline multichannel.com
AT&T TV NOW Subscribers Will Get Free Premium Channels Through April cordcuttersnews.com
Apple is weighing a delay of the launch of the iPhone 12 by months over fears of low sales and supply chain constraints amid the coronavirus pandemic macrumors.com
T-Mobile Now Lets Customers Use Apple Pay to Pay Bills Online and in App macrumors.com
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O2 UK Ends Long Relationship with Carphone Warehouse - Wed, 01 Apr 2020

Mobile operator O2 UK (Telefonica) has officially cut its commercial ties to the Carphone Warehouse (Dixons Carphone) after two decades of working together. The two had been in the process of negotiating terms for a future contract renewal but have been unable to reach an agreement. The failure to reach a deal is being seen […]

COVID-19 – Openreach See Daytime Traffic Jump to 51 PetaBytes - Wed, 01 Apr 2020

Openreach (BT) has revealed that daily UK daytime (9am to 5pm) data consumption on their national data and broadband network has surged since the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) lockdown began, jumping from 28PB (PetaBytes) on Monday 2nd March to 51PB on Monday 30th March. Naturally the figures for data traffic across Openreach’s national network (business and consumers) […]

COVID-19 – ISP Zzoomm in Free Upgrade to 900Mbps Broadband - Wed, 01 Apr 2020

UK ISP Zzoomm has announced that, in response to the crisis caused by COVID-19 (Coronavirus), customers of their new Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband network will all be given a free upgrade to their 900Mbps (average speed) package, which normally costs £89 per month. The free boost to 900Mbps is set to remain through April, May and […]

PHOTOS: Fluorescent turtle embryo wins forty-fifth annual Nikon Small World Competition - Mon, 21 Oct 2019

PHOTOS: Fluorescent turtle embryo wins forty-fifth annual Nikon Small World CompetitionThe winners of the 45th annual competition showcase a spectacular blend of science and artistry under the microscope.


7 tax scams to watch out for this year - Sun, 07 Apr 2019

7 tax scams to watch out for this yearIn case wringing your hands over the tax man weren’t enough, criminals are out there trying to swipe your hard-earned cash and personal information from right under your nose.


Mother Angry After School's Robocall Keeps Mispronouncing Daughter's Name As A Racial Slur - Thu, 02 Nov 2017

Mother Angry After School's Robocall Keeps Mispronouncing Daughter's Name As A Racial SlurThe daughter's name is Nicarri.