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Time Warner Cable admits problems accessing Microsoft sites

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.

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U.S. lawmaker wants to rebrand net neutrality

Anna Eshoo asks Reddit users to come up with a new description as a way to limit confusion of the issue.

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AT&T brings gigabit broadband to Silicon Valley, challenging Google Fiber's own plans

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.

FCC allowed to question AT&T, Verizon on business broadband pricing

The OMB gives the agency permission to collect data on the special-access business broadband market.

Broadband Speed Is Increasing, But US is Falling Behind

The new State of the Internet report from Akamai shows global average broadband speeds on the rise, but US businesses still face some hurdles.

Adtran lays groundwork for superfast broadband over copper

The first commercial networks are expected next year, using a high-speed ADSL technology.

Study: Virginia has the fastest Internet in the US

Broadband Internet speeds can vary widely from state to state according to research from Broadview Networks.

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CenturyLink brings gigabit broadband to 16 cities: Seattle, Denver, and more

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.

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Comcast doubles broadband speeds in California, Midwest

Cable company Comcast has doubled the available bandwidth it provides to most customers in California and some Midwestern states, for free.