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2014-08-19 23:00:53

DSL providers in San Diego, CA, also referred to as network service providers, are organizations or businesses which sell or lease network access and more often bandwidth. They do so by making sure that direct backbone based internet access is made available to customers through access points. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 DSL initials stands for Digital subscriber line. It uses a special technology to relay gigantic amounts of data collection onto copper wires, which is how the...

2014-08-19 16:31:38

Cox to contribute more than $15 million in support by 2016 WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications today announced a two-year extension of its participation in Connect2Compete, the broadband adoption program that offers discounted high speed internet service to low-income families with children who qualify for the National School Lunch Program. Cox pledged $15 million in support of broadband adoption initiatives through 2016. The announcement was made by Cox...

2014-08-19 16:31:31

Value-priced bundled service offered at speeds up to 20MB LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DSL Extreme, a leading broadband Internet access provider nationwide, announced the expansion of its high-speed Fusion Broadband + Phone service to Orange County, CA. The Company already has thousands of satisfied business and residential customers in the Los Angeles and Sacramento markets. The new Orange County footprint - including Anaheim, Santa Ana, Garden Grove, Newport Beach...

2014-08-19 12:34:05

ALBANY, New York, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Passive Optical LAN (POL) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020," the global passive optical LAN (POL) market was valued at USD 9.89 billion in 2013, growing at a CAGR of 19.2% from 2014 to 2020 and is estimated to reach USD 33.88 billion in 2020. Increasing fiber deployments coupled with rising...

Senate Judiciary Committee Holds Hearing On Protecting Mobile Privacy
2014-08-17 04:37:58

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Net neutrality laws and the protection of an open and equal Internet are subjects that arouse passions, and some heavyweights have entered the debate recently with President Obama and the New York Times joining large numbers of Internet users speaking out in support of equality on the Web. The job of overseeing regulation falls to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), who Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy has...

2014-08-14 23:07:20

Programming Available to RCN Customers on August 14 Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 RCN, an industry-leading provider of high-speed Internet, digital TV and phone services, announced today an agreement with ESPN – through a comprehensive multi-year distribution agreement between the NCTC and the Walt Disney Company – to carry the SEC Network when the channel launches on August 14, 2014. The upcoming college sports network will be available to RCN customers in all markets where...

2014-08-14 23:03:54

Premium Verizon Wireless Retailer Opens Second Location in Southeast Maryland Charlotte Hall, Md. (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Cellular Sales, the nation’s largest Verizon premium wireless retailer, with approximately 550 U.S. locations is announcing the grand opening of its store in Charlotte Hall. The store is opening for business on Aug. 1, and it is expected to bring 10 jobs to the community. Located next to Rita’s Water Ice on Three Notch Road, the new Cellular Sales will have a...

2014-08-14 23:00:56

Sonoma Superior Court Judge denies Comcast's bid to dismiss class action lawsuit Sonoma County, California (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 On August 5, 2014, the Honorable Judge Arthur A. Wick denied Comcast's motion for summary judgment in a class action lawsuit alleging that Comcast failed to pay their Account Executives earned commission wages. See Hurley, et al. v. Comcast of California, et al., currently pending in the Sonoma County Superior Court for the State of California, Case...

2014-08-14 16:30:52

SARASOTA, Fla., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- xG Technology, Inc. ("xG" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), a developer of wireless communications and spectrum sharing technologies, announced its results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Key Recent Accomplishments -- Received two new U.S. patent awards for cognitive radio interference mitigation techniques -- Named subcontractor to provide communications and network services to two prime contractors...

2014-08-14 12:32:11

New fiber-optic network to power boutique hotel, enhance guest experience and provide model for tourism industry in Marin and Sonoma LIVERMORE, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Business today announced that Inn Marin, a boutique hotel, with state-of-the-art green lodging accommodations and sustainability practices, will have Comcast Business' advanced, 400Mbps fiber-optic Ethernet solution to help improve its guest experience as the premier resort and meeting space in...

Latest broadband Reference Libraries

Internet Service Provider
2013-01-20 09:16:23

An internet service provider or ISP is an organization or company that provides access to the internet through copper wires, phone lines, wireless, or fiber-optic cables. There are two types of ISPs, hosting and transit. The hosting ISP is like a co-location center where it will lease server space to people and smaller businesses. The transit ISP provides a large amount of bandwidth to connect hosting ISPs to access ISPs. The ISP can be community owned providing the service as non-profit...

2009-07-21 16:45:53

A Radio Atmospheric signal (sometimes referred to as Sferic or Spheric), is a broadband electromagnetic impulse that occurs during atmospheric lightning discharges. Sferics spread out from the lightning source and can be received thousands of miles away. A sferic, depending on atmospheric conditions, may extend anywhere from a few kHz to several tens of kHz. Sferics from far reaching storms, over 1500 miles away, are generally offset in frequency range and may be picked up as tweeks. A...

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