The agency will focus on a new broadband competition agenda, its chairman says
Time Warner Cable is in the midst of clearing up issues that prevented some of its customers accessing Microsoft sites earlier this week, it says.
Anna Eshoo asks Reddit users to come up with a new description as a way to limit confusion of the issue.
Gigabit broadband is coming to Silicon Valley, and it's a race to see whether AT&T's GigaPower service makes it before Google Fiber. AT&T just threw its hat into the ring, but neither it nor rival Google has set a firm deployment date.
The new State of the Internet report from Akamai shows global average broadband speeds on the rise, but US businesses still face some hurdles.
The OMB gives the agency permission to collect data on the special-access business broadband market.
The first commercial networks are expected next year, using a high-speed ADSL technology.
Broadband Internet speeds can vary widely from state to state according to research from Broadview Networks.
Move over, Google Fiber: CenturyLink is bringing 1 Gbit/s symmetrical speeds to several of the country's major cities, including Seattle, Denver, Las Vegas, the Twin Cities, and more.