Don't-Miss Networking Stories
Too many regulators had too many problems with making the largest cable provider even larger.
AT&T and Google Fiber are slowly picking up the pace to bring gigabit Internet to more communities in the U.S.
The single-port laptop could have used some wire-free tools that haven't hit the mainstream yet
T-Mobile is moving forward on a plan to offer LTE coverage on unlicensed Wi-Fi bands, but not everyone's thrilled with the idea.
But Google's Sundar Pichai says it doesn't intend to become a full-service cellular carrier, instead likening the service to its Nexus mobile devices.
The new FCC rules will also apply to mobile as well, Chairman Tom Wheeler said. They will almost certainly be challenged by large telcos and broadband ISPs, however.
Yes, wandering sheep with Wi-Fi collars could form mesh networks, to bring truly organic, free-range Wi-Fi to wide swaths of isolated countryside.
After shutting down Marriott's attempt to block personal hotspot use, the FCC says it's looking into more violations elsewhere.
For an extra $5 per month, subscribers can lock in discounts on future phones--while locking themselves in to a contract of sorts.
It's yet another limited-time offer, but it brings the cost of unlimited data to just $180 per month for a family of four.
Everyone wants to know whether the carrier-agnostic SIM built into new iPads will ever reach iPhones. Users would love it, but carriers would hate it, and Apple's not pushing the issue.
Samsung's developing a new Wi-Fi technology that will let you transfer a 1GB file between devices in under 3 seconds--but don't expect to see it in your Galaxy phone anytime soon.
An unknown flaw has caused many older Belkin routers to refuse to connect to the Internet, which has caused Belkin to recommend connecting to a specific DNS server.