Don't-Miss Networking Stories
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Gigabit broadband is coming to Silicon Valley, and it's a race to see whether AT&T's GigaPower service makes it before Google Fiber. AT&T just threw its hat into the ring, but neither it nor rival Google has set a firm deployment date.
Over on Recode, Walt Mossberg shares a story about Steve Jobs's passion for open, guest Wi-Fi networks -- and a call to action to make them reality.
The powerful content delivery network could help speed downloads of iOS and OS X updates--sure to be a boon when Apple releases the much-anticipated iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite later this fall.
T-Mobile is loaning potential customers an iPhone 5s for a week to try out its network. So I took them up on it.
The adoption of IPv6 will work better if more people upgrade at the same time, executives tell an ICANN meeting.
The latest moves in T-Mobile's Uncarrier campaign include letting would-be customers test drive an iPhone 5s for a week and allowing subscribers to stream music from more than half-a-dozen services without it counting against their data plan.
Asus says the RT-AC3200 is the world's fastest consumer router.
Don't let the name fool you: XLTE isn't new technology, but the marketing term hides some very tangible real-world benefits.
Congested connections aren't a net neutrality issue, but they're an argument for more competition.