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DOJ Will File Antitrust Lawsuit Against Google; SpaceX Granted Licence To Provide Internet To Rural Canada; + more news - - Wed, 21 Oct 2020

DOJ will file antitrust lawsuit against Google
Elon Musk s SpaceX Granted a Licence to Provide Satellite Internet to Rural Canada
Deutsche Telekom bets on giant flying antenna
Microsoft and SpaceX partner up to deliver broadband via Starlink satellites
Auction 107 C-Band Bidders Include AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Dish, Viasat, Cable Companies
Verizon Private 5G Vs. AT&T Private Cellular Networks: Let s Compare and Contrast
AT&T, T-Mobile take different views on 6G
5G's Future Is Broken. Here's Why We Need 6G
Amazon's Luna in early access: streaming performance can be spotty without a strong connection, iOS web app support is decent, channel groups silo game choice
iPhone 12 Pro review: excellent camera and performance, 5G can be very fast but usage noticeably affects battery life
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These US Rural Areas Have the Highest (And Lowest) Internet Speeds; T-Mobile's 5G Lead Begins To Widen; + more news - - Fri, 16 Oct 2020

These US Rural Areas Have the Highest (and Lowest) Internet Speeds
T-Mobile's 5G lead begins to widen
Peacock Picks Up Most New Streaming Subscribers
DOJ Wants DirecTV & Dish Merger To Wait: Sources
Verizon pulls 5G for firefighters ads after T-Mobile complaint
'Fake, dumb, and poor' - Huawei exec unloads on China 5G
Nextlink Aims to Add 100/20 Mbps Service Using CBRS Spectrum and Nokia Equipment
With absurd timing, FCC announces intention to revisit Section 230
VoIP Firm Broadvoice Leaks 350 Million Customer Records
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FCC Approves SpaceX To Bid In Rural-Broadband Auction; Groups Ask Trump To Scrap U.S. Government 5G Network; + more news - - Thu, 15 Oct 2020

SpaceX gets FCC approval to bid in $16 billion rural-broadband auction
Service Provider Groups Ask Trump to Scrap U.S. Government 5G Network Idea
Streaming reaches all-time high during lockdown
Musk: SpaceX's Starlink internet service will work in high-speed trains
Cogeco earmarks $10M for Ontario expansions
AT&T's 'free iPhone 12' promotion smacks of desperation
US consumers spend an average $20.78/month on app subscriptions, with those subscribing to streaming and on-demand services spending $33.58/month
Sony says the Apple TV app is rolling out on some of its 2018 and newer smart TV models in the US via software update now, later this year in multiple regions
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Comcast Tech Prez Falls Offline While Boasting About Connectivity; Early Reviewers Of Verizon 5G Unimpressed; +more news - - Wed, 14 Oct 2020

Comcast s president of tech falls offline while boasting about how great cable is for connectivity
Verizon Launches Nationwide 5G Network, Early Reviewers Unimpressed
Internet Freedom Has Taken a Hit During the Covid-19 Pandemic
China and COVID-19 speed up worldwide 5G adoption
Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, others form North American 6G alliance
AT&T claims a big nationwide 5G win in anticipation of the iPhone 12 release
Huawei is reportedly close to selling its Honor smartphone business
Netflix has stopped offering its 30-day free trial across all markets
Apple debuts $999 6.1" iPhone 12 Pro and $1,099 6.7" iPhone 12 Pro Max with flat-edge design, 5G, LiDAR, three rear cameras with 5x zoom, and 128GB base storage
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ITS Appoint Big Hitters to Help their UK Full Fibre Rollout Plans - Thu, 22 Oct 2020

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The ITS Technology Group (its.), which operates a number of fibre optic and hybrid wireless broadband ISP networks across parts of the UK (usually via wholesale), has appointed two big names to help support their “full fibre” deployment strategy – Mike Goodwin and Darren Shenkin. Mike Goodwin joins from CityFibre’s Fibre Nation division and will […]

O2 Extends Ultrafast 5G Mobile Network to 108 UK Locations - Wed, 21 Oct 2020

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Mobile operator O2 has today announced that their new ultrafast 5G based mobile broadband network has been extended to cover a total of 108 UK towns and cities (up from 60 in June 2020), which puts their rollout ahead of schedule and includes locations such as Milton Keynes, Ipswich and Chelmsford. Unlike other operators, which […]

Ookla Q3 2020 Study Shows Fastest Big UK Broadband ISPs and Cities - Wed, 21 Oct 2020

Ookla, which runs the popular service, has this week published their latest Q3 2020 study of UK fixed broadband and mobile data speeds across the market’s largest providers, which perhaps unsurprisingly sees Virgin Media (fixed) and EE (mobile) come top of the table. Before we get started it’s important to note that speed testing […]

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.