Batelco Bahrain CEO Muna Al Hashemi

Batelco uses Huawei’s distributed access platform for broadband network

Batelco will use Huawei’s distributed access platform MA5800 for broadband network deployment. Batelco now supports 500 Mbps broadband access, providing ultra-broadband services for high-end users...
Carrier Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi used most at Patna station, mostly for porn

The Patna railway station tops the chart in terms of internet search using free Wi-Fi service, but mostly to view porn, an official said...

UK to lead in fixed broadband in EU by 2020

UK expected to lead in fixed broadband in EU by 2020, suggest latest report by Analysys Mason. The UK broadband market includes the ‘EU five’,...

Airtel V-Fiber offers 100 Mbps broadband connection for homes

Telecom network operator Bharti Airtel today announced the launch of V-Fiber, a superfast broadband connection with up to 100 Mbps speed for homes. Existing and...
Uninor Internet strategy

Google, Facebook team up for direct submarine cable to Asia

Internet giants Google and Facebook have teamed up with Pacific Light Data Communication and undersea communication solution provider TE SubCom to build the first...

Broadband operators to spend $50 bn on big data and machine learning

Mobile broadband operators will be spending more than $50 billion through 2021 on big data and machine learning analytics as they transform into digital...

CenturyLink expands gigabit Internet to 14,000 MTUs

CenturyLink announced that it expanded the fiber-ready gigabit broadband to 14,000 multi-tenant units (MTUs) in more than 600 cities. CenturyLink is offering its gigabit service...
rural broadband in US

MaharashtraNet to provide online health, education facilities

A MaharashtraNet broadband network, inspired by the Centre's 'BharatNet', will be set up in Maharashtra to ensure online healthcare and education facilities to people...

AT&T Fiber expands fast Internet to 11 metros

Wireless major AT&T is providing high speed connectivity in 11 new metro areas to expand its 1 GB internet service, under the AT&T Fiber...
Vodafone LTE network

Vodafone users get free 1GB Wi-Fi at IGI Airport, Delhi

Delhi International Airport has tapped Vodafone to offer Wi-Fi services at both terminals of the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport in New Delhi. DIALs will...
broadband speed test in India

Telecoms offer reliable broadband speed info with UK business users

Ofcom said BT Business, Daisy, KCOM, TalkTalk Business, Virgin Media, XLN and Zen have signed up to the voluntary Code to offer reliable information...
mobile internet

Google is scoring over Facebook in Internet strategy in India

Internet search engine giant Google recently made a slew of announcements that can boost India’s broadband subscriber base. There are obvious reasons why Google is...
Broadband user image by Google

Google brings more online products for Indians

Technology giant Google on Tuesday unveiled a slew of products like Google Station and YouTube Go to make it easier for the billion-plus population...
Carrier Wi-Fi

O-Zone to power free Wi-Fi broadband at Cafe Coffee Day

Retail chain Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) has tied up with Indian Wi-Fi service provider O-Zone Networks to provide free Wi-Fi broadband access to customers at its cafes...
rural broadband in US

IFC helps in reaching broadband to 10 mn people in 31 nations

IFC, a member of World Bank, has completed a 6-year project to deliver affordable broadband access to more than 10 million people in 31...
LazrSPEED 550 WideBand Multimode Fiber

India approves Rs 1,100 crore submarine optical fiber cable project

India Government has approved a Rs 1,100 crore submarine optical fiber cable connectivity project between Chennai and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. The estimated cost of...



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