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Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Comcast says gigabit cable Internet service launching in Atlanta, Nashville early this year, with Chicago, Detroit, and Miami in following months   —  Comcast 2Gbps fiber available to 18M homes; gigabit cable coming soon  —  Atlanta and Nashville get gigabit cable first; Chicago, Detroit, and Miami next.
Feb 3, 2016, 9:50 AMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Verizon Wireless to begin selling data cap exemptions to content providers January 25 with beta trial of its new FreeBee Data 360 service   —  Verizon Wireless selling data cap exemptions to content providers  —  Video, music, app downloads, and ads can be exempted from caps for a fee.
Jan 19, 2016, 11:30 AMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
FCC says 34M people, about 10% of the US, still lack access to fixed broadband at FCC's benchmark speed of 25Mbps down, 3Mbps up   —  US fails its annual broadband deployment test at FCC  —  The Federal Communications Commission's annual review of broadband deployment says that advanced Internet service …
Jan 9, 2016, 1:50 AMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Legal experts say net neutrality case against T-Mobile's Binge On is far from clear-cut   —  T-Mobile's Binge On: When throttling may not break the rules  —  CEO John Legere says throttling accusation is “semantics” and “bulls**t.”  —  T-Mobile USA will soon meet with the Federal Communications Commission …
Jan 7, 2016, 6:15 PMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
T-Mobile gives existing Simple Choice customers three months of unlimited LTE, as long as they use the Binge On feature, which downgrades video streams to 480p   —  T-Mobile gives existing customers three months of unlimited LTE  —  One catch: You can't watch high-definition video.
Nov 24, 2015, 2:40 PMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Wheeler says FCC will keep an eye on T-Mobile's Binge On, which offers free data for some services, but calls it “highly innovative and highly competitive”   —  T-Mobile's data cap exemption for video gets FCC chairman's approval  —  Wheeler: T-Mobile zero-rating is “pro-competition” and “pro-innovation.”
Nov 20, 2015, 3:10 PMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
FCC rejects petition to require services like Google, Facebook, YouTube, Pandora, Netflix, and LinkedIn to honor “Do Not Track” requests   —  Websites can keep ignoring “Do Not Track” requests after FCC ruling  —  Petition to impose Do Not Track requirements rejected by commission.
Nov 6, 2015, 4:30 PMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
MIT is developing a technology called RF-Capture that uses wireless signals to track human motion and identify people through walls   —  MIT uses wireless signals to identify people through walls  —  Tech could identify intruders in your home or power motion capture for movies.
Oct 29, 2015, 9:05 AMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
AT&T delays WiFi calling on iPhone pending FCC waiver, says Sprint and T-Mobile offered the feature, ignoring FCC's rules regarding deaf, hard-of-hearing users   —  AT&T says T-Mobile and Sprint Wi-Fi calling violates disability rules  —  AT&T says it can't offer Wi-Fi calling, while competitors “defy” FCC rules.
Oct 2, 2015, 12:55 PMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Broadband is a “core utility” like electricity, White House report says   —  US must take action because millions lack broadband access, White House says.  —  Broadband Internet service “has steadily shifted from an optional amenity to a core utility” and is now “taking its place alongside water …
Sep 22, 2015, 3:25 PMIn context

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