Comcast’s $150M expansion of internet service boosts speed, connectivity for more consumers in Rio Rancho

Rio Rancho is one of the fastest-growing cities in New Mexico and one of the best places to live in the U.S. Its residents benefit from a thriving business community featuring restaurants, specialty retailers, theaters, a movie studio and productio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2024

Smart farms and connectivity: Why a high-speed fiber network is expanding in eastern NC

As it’s an open access network, there will be the ability for private Internet Service Providers and Wireless Service Providers to lease fiber, offering fast connections to residential clients......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2019

In One Chart: It’s Microsoft vs. Comcast in infrastructure push to expand rural broadband

As the Trump administration and Democratic lawmakers talk up their preliminary agreement on infrastructure, each side says it will include money to improve internet service in rural areas. But rural broadband expansion is tricky......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 7th, 2019

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Gets Praise For Launching Starlink Services In World"s Largest Archipelagic Nation Indonesia: "Changing The World One Day At A Time"

Elon Musk has launched SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet service in Indonesia, aiming to improve connectivity and access to essential services in the country's remote areas. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 20th, 2024

Comcast, AT&T responding after Houston-area storms cause internet and cell outages

Companies such as Comcast and AT&T have started to respond to the impact of the May 16 storms on internet service in the Houston area......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 17th, 2024

Elon Musk"s Starlink Can Help Scale Up Dogecoin Without Protocol Changes, Proposes Researcher

Starlink, the internet service powered by SpaceX’s constellation of satellites, can be useful in the efforts to scale Dogecoin by improving network connectivity between miners, according to a lecturer at Imperial College London. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 26th, 2021

A beginner"s guide to broadband internet, the most popular type of internet in the US

Broadband is high-speed internet service - usually defined as 25Mbps or faster - sent through cable, DSL, fiber, or satellite connections. .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 2nd, 2021

: Cable companies are once again capping data on home internet service — here’s what it costs if you go over

After a pause because of the pandemic, Comcast rolled out data caps nationwide on its home internet service at the start of the year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 28th, 2021

: AWS, Google service issues reported in Northeast U.S. Inc.’s AMZN Amazon Web Services revealed internet connectivity issues.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 26th, 2021

Comcast navigates a rollercoaster year across its business units

As Comcast's high-speed internet business posted record numbers, closed theme parks and movie theaters dealt a major blow to NBCUniversal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 22nd, 2020

Business in the Age of COVID-19: Comcast in the age of COVID-19: Internet service is holding up, but everything else is worrisome

Comcast Corp.’s story during the COVID-19 crisis is a tale of two businesses — A broadband internet service provider business that is essential to users, and then everything else......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2020

Comcast, Charter, Verizon, and dozens of other internet and phone providers have signed an FCC pledge to "keep Americans connected" even if they can"t pay during disruptions caused by coronavirus

Internet service providers and telecom companies are participating in an FCC pledge to "keep Americans connected" to the internet during disruptions caused by the Coronavirus pandemic.  The pledge asks companies t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 13th, 2020

AT&T is lifting all internet data caps and Comcast is cutting some introductory service fees in response to the shift to more home use amid the coronavirus outbreak

Associated Press AT&T is lifting overage fees and removing internet data.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2020

The best routers

One of the best routers is crucial to make the most of the internet service you're paying for, from speed to Wi-Fi coverage area. The best router of 2020 is somehow still the Google Wifi, because it continues to provide an overall better coverage a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 11th, 2020

Nashville chosen as second Google Fiber city for this new service

Nashville apartment and condominium dwellers could soon have a new way to access high-speed internet. Google Fiber is now offering Google Fiber Webpass in Nashville, allowing buildings without a direct fiber line to receive Google Fiber internet, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2020

Comcast making its cybersecurity service free for some customers

One year after Comcast debuted a cybersecurity service for its home internet, the Philadelphia media giant is now giving it away for free.  Comcast first rolled out xFi Advanced Security at last year’s CES, the global consumer tech trade show hel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 6th, 2020

NBC touts advantage in streaming wars by making service free

Comcast Corp. said its NBCUniversal division will have a leg up in the streaming wars by offering its upcoming service free to the cable giant’s internet customers and promoting it on the company’s... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 26th, 2019

Comcast tops profit forecast as it gains high-speed internet customers

Comcast Corp beat Wall Street profit and revenue estimates on Thursday, as the company added high-speed internet customers and lost more video subscribers than expected......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2019

Comcast beats profit estimates on internet subscriber additions

Media and communications company Comcast Corp beat Wall Street estimates for third-quarter profit on Thursday, as it added more high-speed internet customers, even as it lost video users......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2019

Boston ISP startup opens Arlington office

Boston-based internet service provider Starry Inc. has opened an office in Virginia Square as part of a national expansion the startup announced in June. Starry now occupies 8,300 square feet at 3330 N. Washington Blvd., which is owned by Rooney.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2019

Need a quick stock quote on airport internet? You won"t get it at SJC

Silicon Valley may be the center of the tech universe, but its airport is hardly on the cutting edge of providing Internet service to travelers. The Internet speed for the public Wi-Fi network at Mineta San Jose International Airport is the 45th f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 2nd, 2019