CRTC head, carrier spar over rural broadband target

CRTC head, carrier spar over rural broadband target

It’s okay to set an unenforceable broadband speed target for carriers serving rural Canada to try to achieve, a phone...

October 26th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Obama to endorse U.S. broadband plan

Obama to endorse U.S. broadband plan

SAN FRANCISCO - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has been under intense political and industry pressure ever since Congress directed...

June 28th, 2010 tony bradley

Extend broadband with spectrum cash: Report

Extend broadband with spectrum cash: Report

In 2008 Ottawa pulled in over $4 billion from the AWS/PCS spectrum auction, which promptly disappeared into the government’s general...

June 17th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Customers, not technology, to drive future networks

Customers, not technology, to drive future networks

Want to see what a next generation broadband network looks like? Don't look at the technology of the future, says...

June 7th, 2010 Howard Solomon

N.B. premier honoured for pushing broadband

N.B. premier honoured for pushing broadband

Canadian communities continue to be honoured by a group that encourages local and regional governments to extend broadband to their...

May 26th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Internet Speedtest results go public

Internet Speedtest results go public

SAN FRANCISCO - South Korea has the fastest home Internet service in the world, with a downstream speed 100 times...

May 26th, 2010 Stephen Lawson

UK government should concentrate on 2Mbps broadband

UK government should concentrate on 2Mbps broadband

Ensuring every home and small business in the UK has access to 2Mbps broadband is more important than offering superfast...

May 14th, 2010 Carrie-Ann Skinner

Feds give conditional OK for rural broadband projects

Feds give conditional OK for rural broadband projects

Seventeen organizations, including some of the biggest names in telecommunications, have received “conditional approval” for 52 projects under Industry Canada’s...

May 10th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Canada fails to make telecom ranking

Canada fails to make telecom ranking

Canada has again failed to crack the top 10 list of nations in the International Telecommunication Union’s annual telecom survey,...

April 27th, 2010 Howard Solomon