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Broadband

 

Broadband in telecommunications refers to a signaling method that includes or handles a relatively wide range (or band) of frequencies, which may be divided into channels or frequency bins.

Broadband in data can refer to broadband networks or broadband Internet and may have the same meaning as above, so that data transmission over a fiber optic cable would be referred to as broadband as compared to a telephone modem operating at 56,000 bits per second. Read More

Articles About Broadband

A member of the media works on a staircase at the Rixos hotel during a power cut in Tripoli, Libya August 22, 2011.
Online Porn Filter: Strongly Snubbed by 80% of Britons

By IBTimes AU

Online Porn Filter: Strongly Snubbed by 80% of Britons. (1:22 pm)

Samsung Galaxy Alpha: Samsung to Unveil the Metal Version of Samsung Galaxy S5 in August – Report

By IBTimes AU

Recent reports claim that Samsung will be unveiling a new device called the Samsung Galaxy Alpha which is a metal version of the Samsung Galaxy S5. The Samsung Galaxy Alpha, with a smaller screen size than the S5 flagship, is expected to be launched in the market on Aug 2014. (Jul 15)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, AUSTRALIA, SMARTPHONE, HTC

iOS 8 and iPhone 6 Guide: Upgrading to the Next iOS and How to Resell for the Best Price

By IBTimes AU

Apple's iOS 8 and the next generation iPhone 6 are coming out soon and by now you should starting preparing yourself for the upgrade. Here are some useful tips to prevent data loss and recycle your old iPhone to get the best price. (Jun 26)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, IPAD, IPOD, ITUNES

Tony Abbott at New York Stock Exchange
Clive Palmer Calls Tony Abbott's Debt Crisis Excuse as 'Bull****'; PUP Ready for July Senate

By IBTimes AU

Palmer United Party (PUP) leader Clive Palmer is on the brink of wielding his power in the Senate in July. In a speech in Canberra, Palmer outlined what he would if he was given the chance to be the prime minister of Australia. (Jun 24)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND, TONY ABBOTT

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iPhone 6 on Release Date Confirmed with TouchID, LTE Cat6 Chip as July Mass Production Starts – Reports

By IBTimes AU

Most of The iPhone 6 killer features are getting confirmed ahead of the device’s rumoured September 2014 release date, the latest of which a more robust Touch ID and a superfast cellular chip. (Jun 24)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, MANUFACTURING, IPAD

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 concept image
Beastly, Superfast Galaxy Note 4 on Release Date with Exynos/Snapdragon CPU, Cat6 LTE & 16MP OIS – Reports

By IBTimes AU

It’ll be a monster Galaxy Note 4 release date on September 2014 as fresh information suggests anew of incredible feature upgrades from the Galaxy Note 3 last year bannered by 64-bit processing chips and the latest LTE technology. (Jun 11)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, SAMSUNG, JAPAN, INTEL, SONY

3 Likely iPhone 6 Features on 2014 Release Date: Flashing Apple Logo, High-Speed Internet & Wireless Charging

By IBTimes AU

The iPhone 6 on release date, according to a combo of supply chain chatter and newly-leaked images, will show off at least three new killer features this 2014. (Jun 09)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SMARTPHONE

The moon is shown in eclipse from Los Angeles (Reuters)
Faster Downloads on the Moon Looms; NASA, MIT Set Wifi on Moon

By IBTimes AU

WiFi is no longer soley available on Earth. Scientists from NASA along with MIT researchers have been working on establishing a WiFi connection on the Moon. (Jun 02)

MORE TOPICS: NASA, MEXICO

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AT&T And DirecTV Acquisition Deal Inked For $48.5B

By IBTimes AU

AT&T has officially announced acquiring DirecTV for $48.5 billion on May 18. (May 20)

MORE TOPICS: AT&T, NET NEUTRALITY

Australian Telco Telstra Showcases 'World Record 450Mbps' Speeds on LTE-A Network

By IBTimes AU

Telstra, an Australian telco, has claimed to set a world record by displaying speed of 450 Mbps over LTE Advanced Carrier Aggregation (LTE-A) on its mobile network. (May 16)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, TELSTRA