Articles by Broadband
Australia Falls In World Internet Speed Rankings; New Zealand Ranks Higher Than Australia
January 13 2015 5:42 PM
New Zealand has outperformed Australia in the latest U.S.-based rankings in the list of world's average Internet speed.
Reasons Why Russia’s Emerging Borei-Class Submarine Fleet is a Fearsome Nuclear Weapon at Vladimir Putin’s Disposal
December 22 2014 4:34 PM
Russia plans to commission eight Borei-class submarines that will be at the disposal of President Vladimir Putin by 2020. The Kremlin characterises the subs as “the backbone of Russia’s naval strategic forces for the coming decades.”
Telecom Giants Join Hands To Launch Trans Tasman Cable From New Zealand To Australia
December 20 2014 2:34 PM
The grand project will enhance the quality and price of digital services.
Australian Stock Market Report –Afternoon December 19, 2014
December 19 2014 8:40 PM
Australian shares completed a trifecta of winning days on Friday, closing around the best levels of the session. Over the course of the last week the ASX 200 has risen by almost 2.3 % , balancing the loss of the pre-ceeding week when the market fell by almost 2.2%.
Obama Pushes For Net Neutrality To Allow Consumers To Browse ‘Unregulated’ Content
November 11 2014 12:08 PM
Barack Obama wants the FCC to allow consumers to choose their content.
Telstra To Convert Old Payphones Into Wi-Fi Hotspots
October 01 2014 8:50 AM
With almost every Australian above the age of 10 owning a mobile phone, payphones have become a relic of the past, as useless as the pager. But telco giant Telstra has taught of a brilliant way to recycle these things by converting them into Wi-Fi hotspots.
One in Seven People in the UK Have Partners They Have Only Spoken to Online, Reveals Study
September 28 2014 11:26 AM
Study finds that most people in the UK speak to and are in a relationship without knowing who the other person is.
Leaked, Verizon to Launch Motorola Moto X (2014) This Sept 26: Packages With Pricing
September 23 2014 8:50 AM
The broadband and telecommunication company have always astonished customers with their early upgrades and is well known for its tie-ups with phone companies.
New Zealand SMEs Want Cheaper Broadband Service And Less Tax Compliance
September 17 2014 3:47 PM
The SMEs already enjoy a certain satisfaction level in tax matters and steps for more transparency can hike the comfort level.
Hidden iPhone 6 Killer Specs & Features Exposed as Analysts Forecast 60M+ Buys by Dec 2014
September 16 2014 12:45 PM
Even before its scheduled September 19 release date, the iPhone 6 has already presold some four million units, prompting market watchers to upgrade Apple’s projected haul in the final quarter of 2014.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 15, 2014
September 15 2014 6:18 PM
It was a tough day for the Australian market after the falls on Wall Street on Friday night and the weak Chinese data released on Saturday there was little hope of a strong day for the Aussie markets. By the close the All Ordinaries Index was down 1% to 5,475.4 points
AT&T Tops Corporate Spenders With $20B In 2013 For New Plant & Equipment In The US
September 11 2014 4:16 PM
Telco giant AT&T spent $20.6 billion in 2013 for a new plant and equipment in the US, topping the non-financial companies in the United States for capital spending. It was the third consecutive year that AT&T topped the list, according to the Progressive Policy Institute study.
Orange Open To Buy-Out Spanish Telcos Jazztel & Yoigo
September 10 2014 12:14 PM
French telco giant Orange is considering a buy-out of Spanish telcos Jazztel and Yoigo if ever these two firms would be placed on the block, said Orange CEO Federico Colom.
Spark Broadband In New Zealand Back To Normal After IT Meldown Over Celebrity Nude Photos
September 08 2014 2:49 PM
Customer of Spark, a broadband provider in New Zealand known before as Telecom, said that it had fixed the meltdown on its system that had affected its Internet and mobile platforms on Satuday.
‘Dead Rising 3' For PC To Be Released On Sept. 5, 2014 Including Apocalypse Edition With 4 ‘Untold Stories Of Los Perdidos’ Bonus DLC [WATCH VIDEO]
September 04 2014 11:37 PM
Capcom Vancouver’s highly anticipated video game featuring zombies is coming to the Microsoft Windows platform soon.
AT&T Offers 1 Gigabit/Second Download Speed in Cupertino
August 22 2014 2:14 PM
Telco giant AT&T is offering to Cupertino, California residents an enviable 1 gigabit per second download speed.
Vodafone Under Pressure to Cut Tariffs as 4G Market Becomes More Competitive
August 14 2014 9:00 AM
British Telecom is preparing to place pressure on Vodafone to reduce its tariffs as competition in the 4G mobile broadband becomes tighter.
'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' vs. 'Battlefield Hardline': Reported PC Specs and a Most Wanted List for Weapons
August 12 2014 12:41 PM
Developments for the “Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare” and “Battlefield Hardline” are currently being implemented, as the most wanted list of weapons are revealed.
Internet will Make 7 Million UK Elders Lonely and Depressed by 2030: Study
August 08 2014 12:40 PM
About 7 million old men in the UK will be pushed into bitter loneliness because of growing digitalisation of services. This warning has been sounded out in a research report by the UK based Friends of the Elderly. It estimates that the number of older people feeling lonely is going to increase 40 per cent by 2030.
iPhone 6 New Release Date and Design Dodged by CEO as T-Mobile Goes Beyond 50M Subscribers
August 05 2014 11:05 AM
The last fiscal results for some of the biggest names in tech are in with T-Mobile posting strong performance for its second quarter. The company, however, remains mum about the upcoming iPhone 6 and its release. According to the company's latest record, the wireless provider has acquired additional 1.5 million subscribers. This puts the total number of subscribers to 50 million with T-Mobile earning $7.2 billion in revenues and $391 million in profit.