714 Million Fixed Broadband Subscribers at the End of 2014

Point Topic reveals that there were 714 million fixed-line broadband subscriptions worldwide at the end of 2014. The analyst reported 1.1 percent growth between October…

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Broadband and Fiber Optic Market News 2015 March 22

Fibre-to-the-home prices: Vodacom vs Telkom Vodacom recently started offering its fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) services to residential customers in Equestria Estate in the east of Pretoria. Vodacom’s…

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Broadband Market Digest 2015 March 17

Lawmakers consider issuing bonds for broadband expansion The Billings Democrat’s measure, House Bill 14, would fund up to one-half or $2.5 million of any project…

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Broadband Market News 2015 March 14

Idaho broadband vendors file for $6 million in unpaid bills BOISE, Idaho — The two vendors for Idaho’s failed broadband program are seeking more than…

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Broadband News 2015 March 13

Broadband contractors file multi-million-dollar claim against state The Idaho Education Network’s contractors have filed tort claims with the state, demanding back payments on the voided…

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Broadband News 2015 March 12

National Broadband Network names cable broadband trial sites In Queensland, Merrimac, Slacks Creek, and Redcliffe will trial NBN HFC broadband, along with the Western Sydney…

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Broadband News 2015 March 11

Research on Broadband and Digital Media Markets In Australia Report provides 148 statistical tables and 34 charts related to the broadband and digital media markets…

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Broadband News 2015 March 10

Branstad pushing for Iowa broadband funding to be reinstated South Slope Cooperative Communications has been a leader in providing broadband access to Eastern Iowa communities….

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Broadband News 2015 March 9

Bringing high-speed Internet to rural, unserved areas David Salway, director of the New York State Broadband Program Office, said in an interview with The Citizen…

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Broadband News 2015 March 8

Broadband news updates on 8 March 2015 The Global Broadband Adoption Gap Needs Greater Attention The divergent paths of broadband adoption in Stockholm and New…

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Broadband News 2015 March 7

Dakota County pushes to expand broadband access Dakota County, which lags behind the rest of the metro area in broadband Internet access, is expanding its…

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Broadband News 2015 March 5

Iowa Telecommunication Companies Discuss Broadband Accessibility The ICA’s annual convention covers a host of issues in the telecommunications industry across Iowa, but leaders say bringing…

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Broadband News 2015 March 4

US watchdog chairman defends new broadband regulations (Reuters) – New rules to tighten regulation of U.S. broadband providers are not too invasive and are needed…

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Broadband News 2015 March 3

State starts sending broadband money to schools State school districts will begin receiving $2,000 each from the Idaho State Department of Education soon as a…

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Broadband News 2015 March 2

Italy government pushing for broadband solution The Italian government is pushing to speed up the roll-out of ultrafast broadband networks to help its ailing economy,…

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Broadband News 2015 March 1

Why the FCC’s Municipal-Broadband Ruling Matters, Too Currently, some twenty states ban or restrict municipal broadband. In certain states, these laws have been influenced by…

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Broadband News 2015 February 28

Ruling could ease path to rural broadband The local cable company has refused to extend broadband service to their home, said Brenda Thornton, who likes…

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Broadband News 2015 February 27

FCC passes net neutrality rules, reclassifies broadband as a utility The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has voted to approve new net neutrality rules by reclassifying…

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Broadband News 2015 February 26

Broadband News updates on 26 February 2015 Gigaom FCC Weighs Overriding State Laws to Expand Broadband Access The Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to…

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Broadband News 2015 February 25

Broadband News updates on February 25, 2015 Outflanking Network Neutrality: The Ubiquitous broadband strategy Over the past few years, Internet companies Google, Facebook, Amazon have announced…

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Broadband Market News 2015 February 25

Broadband Market News update on February 25, 2015. Comcast Profit Edges Higher on Broadband, Business-Services Strength Comcast Corp. ‘s fourth-quarter profit edged up 0.6% thanks to…

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Broadband News 2015 February 24

Broadband news updates on February 24, 2015 Broadband And NBCUniversal Will Drive Comcast’s Q3 Earnings: Comcast will report its Q4 2014 results on February 24th….

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