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2014-09-02 08:35:31

BERN, Switzerland, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The DECT Forum, the international association of the wireless consumer and enterprise communication industry, is pleased to announce that new or updated headsets, handsets and base stations from full members Plantronics (CS500 Series) and SGW (BT 8500) passed the DECT Security certification and are authorised to carry the Security logo. The DECT Security Certification program enables full members of the DECT Forum to...

2014-08-21 23:01:27

Enhanced cabling has become a staple for most modern SOHO setups and even network hubs. To cater to these growing needs, a niche online storefront, Computer Cable Store™, has released a range of Cat5e Patch Panels. Quakertown, PA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Many online market storefronts have added new products to the stock after the initial quarters. At a recent conference, Computercablestore™ announced the release of a segment of Networx™ Cat5e Patch Panels. “Though the main...

2014-08-20 23:13:31

Webinar supports Siemon India’s growing IT customer base and network of installation partners. Hyderabad, AP, India (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Siemon India, a division of leading global network infrastructure specialist Siemon, is pleased to announce that it is continuing its new webinar series in India with an enlightening summary of 40GBASE-T and next generation category 8 cabling. This latest informative free webinar titled, 40GBASE-T and Category 8 Copper Cabling Developments, will be...

2014-08-08 20:23:16

Deployment is the first residential FTTH activation in Starkville and Oxford, MS STARKVILLE, Miss., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetroCast Communications, the video, Internet and phone provider with offices in eight Mississippi communities, has announced that it has deployed advanced Fiber to the Home (FTTH) technology in Starkville and Oxford, Mississippi and activated its first FTTH customers. It is the first time residential FTTH has been activated in either Starkville or...

2014-08-05 08:40:32

Thousands of residential and business customers now have access to some of the fastest broadband speeds in Seattle SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced that symmetrical broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) are available to tens of thousands of residential and business customers in select Seattle neighborhoods through the company's ultra-fast fiber network. This highly advanced fiber technology provides access to the some of the...

2014-08-05 08:40:30

Service available now to thousands of residential and business customers MONROE, La., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced that symmetrical broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) are available now to residential and business customers in select locations in 16 cities through its ultra-fast fiber network. Thousands of customers can begin enjoying the benefits of gigabit speeds and hundreds of thousands of residential and business...

2014-07-29 12:40:37

Rural partnership set to beat Google to Texas with gigabit service SMITHSON VALLEY, Texas, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With San Antonio and Austin vying for Google fiber, GVTC Communications, headquartered just north of San Antonio, is set to become the first rural telecommunications provider in Texas to power over 2,200 miles of fiber optic cable with gigabit Internet service. More than 39,000 GVTC rooftops will be eligible for a gig connection starting in September 2014....

2014-07-25 23:03:35

Online marketing has become the easiest way to purchase something in today’s world and thus specialized storefronts have also come up that cater to a particular niche of products. Computer Cable Store™, one such portal, has recently announced the release of its line of computer cables. Quakertown, Pa (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Trend reviewers have named Computer Cable Store™ as an online hardware store with a very high query rate in Google’s search index. At a recent conference...

Mobile Phone Connectivity Turning US Into A Landlineless Nation
2014-07-09 07:03:18

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) yesterday released its twice yearly report on phone usage and phone type in this country. This bi-annual study tracks American households and their typical phone usage, pairing that information with age, health and socioeconomic factors. Only a decade ago did they add questions aimed at determining the usage of cellular phones. The landline, long a communication staple in this...

2014-06-23 23:10:48

Multi-platform diagnostics tool now offers providers intuitive insight into their fiber network and devices. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 ZCorum, a leading provider of managed broadband services and diagnostics, will be exhibiting this week at the FTTH Conference and Expo in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The two day fiber conference is recognized as an event that delivers cutting edge content in fiber innovation. Attendees experience a full lineup of speakers discussing state...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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