Category Archives for Internet News

NetFlix Down

7/17/2011 – According to many ISP 1 visitor reports the NetFlix streaming video service is experiencing major outages today. This was confirmed on downrightnow.com , a popular online service monitoring site. The most common complaint from users of the NetFlix service is excessive buffering of the video. This is normally caused by a slow broadband […]

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Broadband Internet Options Rivals Quality Schools when Looking for a New Home

As summer blazes on and families have more time together, even in this slumping economy, people are looking for new homes. This day in age, where everyone is dependent on technology, one of the major things to think about when searching for a new home or neighborhood is what options you have for Internet service. […]

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Sprint Predicts Within Five Years M2M Will be Standard

Sprint launched its M2M (mobile to mobile) division running with WiMAX in hopes of a high profit, with an ARPU (average revenue per user) of about 10 dollars U.S. per month.  According to Geoff Martin, Manager of Platforms and the Collaboration Center for Sprint’s M2M Business Unit, quotes “M2M is one of the most profitable […]

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At&t T-Mobile Merger

AT&T is paying $39 billion for T-Mobile. $25 billion will be in cash and the balance in stock. The deal is expected to take 12 months to complete after stockholder approval. At&t will become the largest wireless carrier in the U.S. This merger will leave At&t with only two major cellular wireless competitors, Verizon and […]

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DSL Without Phone Service

Want DSL Internet service but don’t want to pay for a landline that you won’t use? With many people migrating away from landline use and using their cellphones as their primary phone there is an increased demand for broadband DSL without telephone services. If you fit into this group of people, you may be in […]

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