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FCC to vote on ‘internet service’ rules after hearing spectrum-free internet is ‘important’

The Federal Communications Commission on Monday will vote on a proposal to allow broadband providers to offer internet service that is faster than its competitors.The agency will vote to allow Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to offer fast broadband that delivers the same speeds as their competitors.However, it will be up to the Federal Communications Commision […]

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The ‘Internet is not a utility’ is a myth: Researchers

A new study says that broadband internet is not the same thing as broadband service and is not actually a utility.“Internet is like a cable modem, a phone line, a satellite dish,” says Dr. Matthew Kochen of the University of Minnesota.“The broadband internet service you’re using is just a conduit to send information over that […]

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Huawei unveils new $1,500 smartphone, 2G spectrum, 4G modem, 5G hotspot at launch

Huawei unveiled two new phones at its launch event today, the Huawei P8 and the Huawei D7, both with a 2G and 4G LTE modem.Huawei’s P8 is a cheaper smartphone with a 5G WiFi and 2G LTE model, but its 4G version comes with a lower 5G speed and LTE modem with more capacity than […]

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Why you shouldn’t be using your mobile device on a plane

You probably think that you can keep your mobile phone on your lap while flying because it’s in the overhead bin, but a new study suggests otherwise.According to a report by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, flying can be “extremely hazardous to passengers and crew members.”While the risk of hypoxia is extremely low, it’s “very […]

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Which broadband providers have the best deals for streaming music?

The US government will release a new version of its open internet rules next week that will require Internet service providers to treat Internet users equally, but the biggest Internet service provider is not expected to be included in the new guidelines.In a press release Friday, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said it has asked […]

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Which broadband providers have the best deals for streaming music?

The US government will release a new version of its open internet rules next week that will require Internet service providers to treat Internet users equally, but the biggest Internet service provider is not expected to be included in the new guidelines.In a press release Friday, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said it has asked […]

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Which broadband providers have the best deals for streaming music?

The US government will release a new version of its open internet rules next week that will require Internet service providers to treat Internet users equally, but the biggest Internet service provider is not expected to be included in the new guidelines.In a press release Friday, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said it has asked […]

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