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SK Telecom subsidiary SK Broadband merges with t-broad

SK Telecom today announced that its fixed broadband subsidiary SK Broadband has signed a merger contract with t-broad, a subsidiary of Taekwang Industrial. SK Telecom...
Comcast revenue Q1 2019

Comcast improves revenue in first quarter thanks to Sky deal

Comcast has revealed how the cable major has improved its financial performance during the first quarter of 2019. Comcast reported revenue of $26.9 billion (+17.9...
SoftBank HAWK30 aircraft for connectivity

SoftBank invests $125 mn in Loon to deliver network connectivity from the sky

SoftBank has revealed more details about its joint venture HAPSMobile that has started constructing a HAPS system that delivers telecommunications network connectivity from the...
net neutrality campaign

Is net neutrality returning to American phone and Internet users?

Americans may be able to enjoy net neutrality guidelines again as the House of Representatives today morning voted on the Save the Internet Act...
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ACT Fibernet launches Android-powered ACT Stream TV 4K device 

ACT Fibernet (Atria Convergence Technologies) has launched its consumer product ACT Stream TV 4K device powered by Android. ACT Stream TV 4K will allow streaming content from apps...
Cable One broadband network

Cable One buys Fidelity for $526 million in cash

Cable One announced a deal to buy cable operator Fidelity Communications for $525.9 million in cash. Cable One’s broadband services serve more than 800,000 residential...
CityFiber broadband investment UK

Ofcom plans new guidelines to bolster investment in fibre networks

UK telecom regulator Ofcom today announced a new consultation paper in order to bolster investment in fibre networks. Broadband companies are planning to cover six...
CityFiber broadband investment UK

Broadband access equipment revenue reaches $3.4 bn

Revenue for broadband access equipment revenue reached $3.4 billion, growing 8 percent in Q4 2018. Increased shipments of GPON OLTs and DOCSIS 3.1 CPE offset CCAP...
Sprint and T-Mobile merger

T-Mobile starts LTE-powered home broadband business

T-Mobile, the third largest wireless carrier in the US, announced its LTE-powered broadband will be connecting 50,000 homes in rural areas this year. T-Mobile is...
Cable broadband forecast

Investment in cable infrastructure to reach $2 bn: Dell’Oro Group

Investment in cable infrastructure is projected to reach $2 billion by 2023, according to a report by Dell’Oro Group. Global cable operators are investing heavily...
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ACT Fibernet reveals investment plans to boost broadband customer base

ACT Fibernet, a fiber broadband ISP, announced its expansion plans and a new brand to add more Internet customers. ACT Fibernet, which launched its new brand...
Verizon 5G test

Verizon gets VNO license in India to sell Internet

Verizon India has received a Unified License for Virtual Network Operator (VNO) Internet Service Provider (ISP) from Department of Telecommunications. The VNO license allows Verizon, the...
Charter Communications Capex 2018

Charter lowers Capex to $7 billion for 2019

US-based cable operator Charter Communications has revealed that its capital expenditures (Capex) will be $7 billion in 2019 versus $8.9 billion in 2018. The $7 billion Capex planned for...
Spectra CEO Udit Mehrotra

Spectra taps Versa Networks SD-WAN solutions

Versa Networks announced its partnership with Indian broadband operator Spectra for using Versa SD-WAN solutions to enhance its networking solutions targeting SMBs and large enterprises. Benefits...
gsat_11 launch

Gilat to support ISRO’s GSAT-11 to boost rural broadband connectivity

Gilat Satellite Networks announced it has won a multi-year contract to provide equipment and services for broadband connectivity over ISRO’s GSAT-11 across India. The award...
Broadband technology sources

Orange, SandyNet, Frontier, Swisscom, NBN investing in Gfast

Telecom operators such as Orange, SandyNet, Frontier, Post Luxembourg, Swisscom, Skywire Networks, and Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) are investing in Gfast solutions, said Broadband Forum. There...

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