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Posts tagged “Fiber”

2:16 p.m. Monday

WTW news in review: Week of Feb. 1, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Feb. 1, part two of two:

2:10 p.m. Monday

WTW news in review: Week of Feb. 1, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Feb. 1, part one of two.

Updated February 6

Google Fiber promises free ultra-fast Internet access to public housing

Google Fiber, which is in the process of deploying in the Triangle, is promising free ultra-fast Internet access to all public housing properties in cities where it offers service. The aim is to deliver the fast Internet "to those who need it most," a Google executive says. Google says it is doing so "voluntarily."

Connecting in Kansas City Connecting in Kansas City

Updated February 4

Frontier: 'We applaud' ConnectHome net plan, touts own efforts

Frontier Communications Frontier Communications offers praise for the ConnectHome plan from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which includes a partnership with Google Fiber. But Frontier, which provides services in the Durham area, points out its own efforts to expand broadband access.

February 3

AT&T applauds Google Fiber's 'free' offer to community centers, notes its own efforts to bridge 'digital divide'

AT&T GigaPower     While praising Google Fiber's announced plans Wednesday to offer free ultra-fast Internet access to public housing communities, AT&T notes it is already doing so at several Triangle and Triad locations. And a new program for discounted access is coming.

Updated February 1

WTW news in review: Week of Jan. 18, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Jan. 18, part two of two:

February 1

WTW news in review: Week of Jan. 25, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Jan. 25, part two of two:

February 1

WTW news in review: Week of Jan. 25, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Jan. 25, part one of two.

January 29

Premium Lock FCC on broadband: 'More work' needed; trade group calls report 'ludicrous'

Fiber optic network                     The FCC says in an annual report on broadband that a "persistent digital divide" remains and that it intends to "accelerate" deployment through a variety of means. A trade group representing Internet providers such as AT&T and Verizon dismissed the report, calling it a "cynical, fact-starved exercise."

Updated January 28

Premium Lock FCC could take 'immediate action' to speed up broadband

The FCC is scheduled to unveil a new report today about the availability of broadband. But it's also likely to create more tension between the industry and the agency which already are fighting in court over "net neutrality" and Internet regulation.

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Updated January 25

WTW news in review: Week of Jan. 18, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Jan. 18, part one of two.

Updated January 22

Premium Lock AT&T's fiber network surges past 23,500 business customers in NC

The Broadband Report       In December, AT&T put on a job fair in the triangle, hoping to hire 80 technicians for its expanding GigaPower and fiber-optic network services. Part of the reason became clear this week: AT&T has added more than 23,500 business customers to its network over the past couple of years.

January 19

WTW news in review: Week of Jan. 11, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Jan. 11, part two of two:

January 19

WTW news in review: Week of Jan. 11, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Jan. 11, part one of two.

Updated January 13

Premium Lock Triangle-based Overture is acquired by German optical networking firm

Overture, a Triangle-based company that sells Ethernet networking technology worldwide, has been acquired by ADVA Optical Networking. Overture says it was approached by ADVA about making a deal. The combination doubles the global market share of the firms in Ethernet networking. ADVA reportedly paid $35 million for the company.

Overture-ADVA deal overview Overture-ADVA deal overview

January 11

Premium Lock WTW news in review: Week of Jan. 4, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Jan. 4, part two of two:

January 11

Premium Lock WTW news in review: Week of Jan. 4, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Jan. 4, part one of two.

Updated January 10

Premium Lock WTW news in review: Week of Dec. 28, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Dec. 28, part one of two.

January 4

Premium Lock WTW news in review: Week of Dec. 28, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of Dec. 28, part two of two:

Updated December 29, 2015

Premium Lock Could Donald Trump really shut down the Internet?

The Broadband Report       Donald Trump says the government must work with "brilliant people" in Silicon Valley to keep violent extremists offline, even if it means shutting down parts of the Internet. But what he's proposing isn't possible with today's technology.

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