Companies laying high-speed fibre cables for broadband and mobile networks will benefit from greater access to Openreach’s telegraph poles and underground tunnels, under draft decisions announced by communications regulator Ofcom. 6 more words
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The first 5G ready handsets have landed in Vodafone stores and online. Customers can now pick up the Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 5G, which features a 24 megapixel and 2 megapixel dual camera system, 6.39-inch full screen display, plus an incredible 960 frames per second recording. 16 more words
Driven in part by the rise in Internet-only subscribers and an increasing number of “power users,” overall broadband usage continued to grow rapidly in the first quarter of 2019, according to a report by OpenVault – a provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators. 10 more words
Plusnet has been named best broadband provider in the UK for the third year in a row. Research and analysis from UK broadband comparison website Broadband Genie found Plusnet scored well across all categories, comfortably winning the main award. 9 more words
At Fairvale Observatory North it’s normal that I struggle to find suitable objects when the so-called Galaxy Season arrives in late winter through spring. Despite the abundance of galaxies my William Optics 81mm aperture rules out all but a few for imaging as they are mostly just too small. 786 more words
At least 15% of customer service calls are Wi-Fi related, says CableLabs’ Luther Smith.