home broadband

Verizon’s new 5G home router has Wi-Fi 6, Alexa, and self-setup option

Verizon’s new 5G home router has Wi-Fi 6, Alexa, and self-setup option

If you're in one of a handful of cities, you can cut the cable modem cord using Verizon 5G cellular service, now including a Wi-Fi 6 and Alexa-ready router.

Three UK rolls out 5G home internet access in London

Yet another carrier is offering 5G in the UK -- although it's not on your phone. Three has launched 5G home broadband in parts of London, giving people "fibre-like speeds" (the carrier hasn't given
FCC pauses T-Mobile-Sprint merger review again over 5G broadband plan

FCC pauses T-Mobile-Sprint merger review again over 5G broadband plan

Late-stage submissions to the FCC have temporarily pumped the brakes on the merger between the number three and four U.S. cellular carriers.
Huawei and Three UK show 5G home broadband modem, targeting 100Mbps

Huawei and Three UK show 5G home broadband modem, targeting 100Mbps

The United Kingdom is set to double the speeds of home broadband if customers switch from wired to 5G wireless home routers in 2019.
PwC: Reliability may be more important than speed to early 5G customers

PwC: Reliability may be more important than speed to early 5G customers

A leading consultancy says that winning over early 5G customers isn't just a matter of speed - reliable unlimited service is critical.
T-Mobile details 5G home broadband plan to undercut Charter and Comcast

T-Mobile details 5G home broadband plan to undercut Charter and Comcast

In making a case for merging with Sprint, T-Mobile said in May that it hoped to leverage the smaller carrier’s network to offer “fixed 5G” service — home broadband internet — in a challenge to cable
Comcast is charging $90 to plug in your modem and I’m not even angry any more

Comcast is charging $90 to plug in your modem and I’m not even angry any more

There's only so many times that you can write about Comcast acting like a rent-seeking monopolist before reaching the point where nothing will surprise you any more, and I think I'm there. Ars
Cox Adding Data Caps and Overage Fees for More Customers

Cox Adding Data Caps and Overage Fees for More Customers

Four more markets will be limited or face fees.
Cox Adding Data Caps and Overage Fees for More Customers

Cox Adding Data Caps and Overage Fees for More Customers

Four more markets will be limited or face fees.
Google’s Wireless Internet Service Still Expanding

Google’s Wireless Internet Service Still Expanding

Webpass doesn't need the same upfront investment to expand.
Google’s Wireless Internet Service Still Expanding

Google’s Wireless Internet Service Still Expanding

Webpass doesn't need the same upfront investment to expand.
The Cable TV Industry Is Getting Even Less Popular

The Cable TV Industry Is Getting Even Less Popular

Hitting bottom in the annual customer satisfaction rankings.
The Cable TV Industry Is Getting Even Less Popular

The Cable TV Industry Is Getting Even Less Popular

Hitting bottom in the annual customer satisfaction rankings.
Why Net Neutrality Supporters Might Go to Court to Save the Rules

Why Net Neutrality Supporters Might Go to Court to Save the Rules

All three prior rule efforts ended up in litigation.
Why Net Neutrality Supporters Might Go to Court to Save the Rules

Why Net Neutrality Supporters Might Go to Court to Save the Rules

All three prior rule efforts ended up in litigation.
Charter Hits Rival Google Fiber for Abandoning Customers

Charter Hits Rival Google Fiber for Abandoning Customers

Cable giant sees opening to strike rival in midwest.
Charter Hits Rival Google Fiber for Abandoning Customers

Charter Hits Rival Google Fiber for Abandoning Customers

Cable giant sees opening to strike rival in midwest.
Verizon Testing Super Fast 5G Internet With Customers in 11 Cities

Verizon Testing Super Fast 5G Internet With Customers in 11 Cities

Still a ways to go before it's actually for sale.
Verizon Testing Super Fast 5G Internet With Customers in 11 Cities

Verizon Testing Super Fast 5G Internet With Customers in 11 Cities

Still a ways to go before it's actually for sale.