Category Archives: News

Future Broadband Technologies
News
August 14, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Future Broadband Technologies

While it was only a few short years ago that fiber optic seemed to be poised to take over the broadband world, a few stumbles along the way have let…

Commercial Hopping Future or Fiction?
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July 9, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Commercial Hopping Future or Fiction?

Commercials.  To some these are signals to flip the channel or surf a different page, to others they are a source of amusement.  Either way, there has always been an…

Comcast Xfinity Too Fast For Its Caps?
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July 2, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Comcast Xfinity Too Fast For Its Caps?

Comcast has some amazing cable-based broadband services on tap, but the company has long been maligned for its early data of imposing data caps.  While an ounce of honesty back…

Broadband Speed Limits Increase Along With Caps
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June 4, 2012 posted by Jessica Sims

Broadband Speed Limits Increase Along With Caps

Broadband speeds are something that we all love, but usage caps mean that those insanely fast connections can quickly become problematic.  Whether the carrier decides to charge a fee for…

Femtocell: The Future of Wireless Broadband?
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July 23, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Femtocell: The Future of Wireless Broadband?

Femtocell is quickly becoming a buzzword in the mobile space, and it also impacts wireless data users one way or another.  Basically, femtocell is a term used to describe a…

Broadband Stimulus Round Two and You
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July 6, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Broadband Stimulus Round Two and You

$2.7 billion dollars.  That is a lot of the proverbial cheese, and it is the current number of U.S. Dollars being dedicated to revitalizing the nation’s flagging broadband infrastructure by…

3D TV to Help Coax Hit 800 Mbps?
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July 1, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

3D TV to Help Coax Hit 800 Mbps?

Fiber optics have been claiming the spotlight recently, but recent efforts by DSL providers are showing that metal wires are not entirely out of the race just yet.  The latest…

Broadband Too Fast to be Safe?
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June 6, 2010 posted by Jessica Sims

Broadband Too Fast to be Safe?

One of the most common broadband-related e-mails we get here at High Speed Experts has to deal with security, and in particular the question of whether faster broadband connections mean…