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Americans Have Unacceptably Poor Choices Of Broadband Provision, Says FCC Chairman

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Tom Wheeler said this week that Americans suffer a lack of realistic choices when it comes to high speed broadband providers, a problem which...

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2014-09-09 12:33:22

In the Face of a "Terminating Monopoly" the FCC Cannot Forbear From Tariffing Requirement WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the Federal Communications Commission works its way through formulating a new set of legally-sustainable "Open Internet" rules, the agency is coming under intense political pressure to reclassify broadband Internet access as a common carrier telecommunications service under Title II of the Communications Act. Doing so, it is argued, is the...

2014-09-08 08:37:07

Mark Lipford brings expertise in financial performance and superior customer service to fiber-based broadband provider's Southwest and Central Florida territory. ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Broadband, Inc., a provider of phone, Internet and cable TV services for residential and commercial customers, has named 33-year telecommunications industry veteran Mark Lipford its Chief Operating Officer. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140905/143515...

2014-09-04 23:01:04

New business survey from Connect Minnesota shows online sales represent considerable revenues for Minnesota businesses, but more bandwidth, speed desired St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Explore New Infographic New research released today by Connect Minnesota shows that while online sales represent substantial revenues for state businesses, a significant number of Minnesota businesses want more bandwidth or faster Internet service. The survey reveals that 21,000 Internet-connected...

2014-08-20 23:12:09

Sjoberg’s Cable selects ZCorum’s Bandwidth Commander to manage growing bandwidth use on their network and to provide a better experience for their subscribers. Alpharetta, Georgia (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ZCorum, a leading provider of managed broadband services and diagnostics, announced that it will be providing its bandwidth management tool, Bandwidth Commander, to Sjoberg’s Cable. Located in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, Sjoberg’s already receives a number of other managed...

2014-08-06 08:39:37

LONDON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Asia - Telecom Forecastshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/telecoms/misc_telecoms/asia_telecom_forecasts.html As mobile growth across Asia shifts to new generation services, data usage sees massive increaseThis market report provides a series of forecasts for subscriber growth in selected markets in Asia. The report predominantly covers the fixed line, internet and mobile subscriber market segments in...

2014-08-05 23:05:23

iYogi to manage customer facing network, customer devices and provide end-to-end technical support New Delhi, India (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Spectranet and iYogi have entered into a strategic partnership under which iYogi will deliver a comprehensive solution for customer network management and technical support for Spectranet home and business customers in India. Spectranet has introduced Tech Assist, a premium technical support service for its Broadband customers powered by FOX (Fiber...

2014-08-04 12:34:29

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Middle East - Digital Media, Broadband and Internet Market and Forecasts http://www.reportbuyer.com/telecoms/broadband/middle_east_digital_media_broadband_internet_market_forecasts.html The Middle East is a tech-savvy region ripe for embracing new digital media developments The Middle Eastern society as a whole; is an enthusiastic adopter of technology, digital media, online entertainment...

2014-07-31 23:02:32

Blended Bandwidth Internet Promises Fast, Ultra-reliable Connectivity (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Scottsdale-based Trapp Connect, trappconnect.com, today announced an affordable, super-fast and ultra-reliable Internet service for schools with speeds up to 100 times faster than current ISPs. With the revision of e-rate priority 1 funding for wireless networks, Trapp Connect is able to provide the advantages of super-fast internet plus a 100% network uptime guarantee to Arizona school districts....

2014-07-29 23:01:30

Connect Michigan announces a partnership with the Schools, Health, & Libraries Broadband (SHLB) Coalition for the 2014 Michigan Broadband Conference. Lansing, MI (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Connect Michigan is pleased to announce a partnership with the Schools, Health, & Libraries Broadband (SHLB) Coalition for the 2014 Michigan Broadband Conference. The conference, to be held on October 29, 2014, at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Lansing, will bring together community leaders from...

2014-07-28 08:34:41

WOODSTOCK, NB, July 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada will be turning 150 years old in 2017! There will be celebration parties from coast to coast. By then, 100% of Canadians will be able to join a celebration of a very different kind - access to Internet speeds previously only available in urban areas. Xplornet Communications Inc., Canada's leading rural broadband service provider, announced today that it will be the first telecommunications company in Canada to provide homes and businesses...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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