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2014-06-23 12:32:59

LONDON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:

2014-06-20 23:02:10

ReportsnReports.com adds “Africa - Internet and Fixed Broadband Market” report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 A number

2014-06-20 23:00:36

Governor Terry Branstad stressed importance of legislation passage and highlighted major gains in adoption and access. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014

2014-06-19 23:00:44

More than 95 percent of Nevada households have access to 10 Mbps download speeds. Carson City, NV (PRWEB) June 19, 2014

2014-06-19 12:30:40

Lauren Wilson, Policy Counsel for Free Press, to argue Net Neutrality is necessary to promote a free press and the public interest at National Press Club Newsmaker on June 23 WASHINGTON,

FCC Finds Broadband Speeds Are Still Lacking For Some Customers
2014-06-19 09:57:56

This week the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued its latest "Measuring Broadband America" report, and it found that the nation's top ISPs are in fact generally delivering the promised speeds. However some providers are less consistent in many cases.

2014-06-18 23:14:53

Skycasters, a leading provider of business satellite internet services, announces the availability of its Fold Down Nomad, a new, portable, fast-aligning AZ/EL Unit. Akron,

2014-06-18 16:29:08

FiOS Customers Benefit From Ultra-Fast Upload and Download Speeds, Consistency and Reliability of Service WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Federal Communications Commission

2014-06-17 23:13:27

Industry Organization Promotes Sharing of Broadcast Spectrum to Increase Availability of Broadband Services Chelmsford, MA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 The


Latest Internet access Reference Libraries

Digital Subscriber Line, DSL
2013-02-17 10:12:40

Image Caption: Schematic showing how DSL works. Credit: Jhbdel/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) The term DSL or ADSL (a higher speed connection) is the technology of delivering an Internet connection over wires using a local telephone network. A filter is used to block high frequency interference, enabling the user to have access to the Internet as well as use of the phone simultaneously. The rate of data transfer usually ranges from 256 kbps to 40 Mbps downstream (to the customer) and the data...

Dial-Up Internet Access
2013-02-17 10:01:27

Image Caption: Phone connector with female socket, used for dial-up Internet access. Credit: Shaddack/Wikipedia Dial-up access is a connection to the Internet using telephone company lines to connect to an Internet Service Provider (ISP). The user connects to an internal or external modem that decodes the data and displays it onto the computer, laptop, or similar device. Often this choice of connection is used where other forms of connections are not available, such as in remote or...

Wireless Broadband
2013-02-16 12:05:15

Image Caption: Three 155 Mbps dishes on top of the Oil & Gas Commerce Building, Fort Worth TX. Credit: RockyDallas/Wikipedia Wireless broadband is a technology that gives users a high speed internet connection or a connection to a computer network covering a wide area without the use of a wired connection. Broadband is instant access to the Internet or a network at data rates greater than 1.5 Mbps. Originally wireless Internet service providers (WISPs) could only be accessed in...

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...

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