Chances are you still mostly think of Vonage as a consumer VOIP player, but in recent years, the company also launched its Vonage Business Cloud (VBC) platform and acquired Nexmo, an API-based communications service that competes directly with many of Twilio’s core services. Today, Vonage is bringing its VBC service and Nexmo a bit closer […]View More Vonage brings number programmability to its business service
It’s the FCC’s official duty to promote connectivity throughout the U.S., and as part of that it issues a yearly report on improvements to broadband deployment. The latest report, however, seems to contain an error large enough to throw its numbers completely off what Chairman Ajit Pai has already claimed. His office says that they are “looking into the matter.”View More FCC ‘looking into’ reported error throwing broadband deployment numbers off by millions
This year’s Mobile World Congress — the CES for Android device makers — was awash with 5G handsets. The world’s No.1 smartphone seller by marketshare, Samsung, got out ahead with a standalone launch event in San Francisco, showing off two 5G devices, just before fast-following Android rivals popped out their own 5G phones at launch […]View More 5G phones are here but there’s no rush to upgrade
The European Commission’s digital commissioner has warned the mobile industry to expect it to act over security concerns attached to Chinese network equipment makers. The Commission is considering a defacto ban on kit made by Chinese companies including Huawei in the face of security and espionage concerns, per Reuters. Appearing on stage at the Mobile […]View More Europe is prepared to rule over 5G cybersecurity
We always want to be totally up front with you about these deals. There are no secrets here. This Virgin broadband and TV deal is not for everyone.
This is Virgin’s VIP bundle, and costs £79 a month for 12 months. Virgin has cut the price of thi…
Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More posts by this contributor Africa Roundup: Zimbabwe’s net blackout, Partech’s $143M fund, Andela’s $100M raise, Flutterwave’s pivot Partech is doubling the size of its African venture fund to $143 million Kenyan communications hardware […]View More BRCK acquires ISPs EveryLayer and Surf to boost Africa’s public Wi-Fi
It wasn’t that long ago that cities across the U.S. were vying for Google Fiber, the company’s high-speed internet service. Since the launch of the project in Kansas City in 2012, Google Fiber launched in about a dozen more cities, most recently Huntsville, San Antonio and Louisville in 2017. But you can now strike Louisville from […]View More Google Fiber pulls out of Louisville
Nowadays it’s possible to stream pretty much any sporting event on your PC or laptop if you try hard enough. But trawling the darker corners of the net isn’t for everyone (and often not advisable anyway),
You need a reliable service that isn’t …
Blue Origin, Rocket Lab, Relativity Space, Slingshot Aeropsace, SpaceX and Virgin Orbit have raised billions of dollars to create new vehicles to launch payloads into space, but as the private space industry develops in the U.S. investors are beginning to back enabling technologies boost the next wave of innovation. Whether it’s satellite manufacturers, new propulsion […]View More As rocket companies proliferate, new enabling tech emerges as the next wave in the space race
More than a year after net neutrality was essentially abolished by a divided Federal Communications Commission, a major legal challenge supported by dozens of companies and advocates has its day in court tomorrow. Mozilla v. FCC argues that the agency’s decision was not just dead wrong, but achieved illegally.View More Net neutrality battle gets a new day in court tomorrow
January is well known to be a great time to pick up a deal, but we often overlook broadband packages, and we can’t figure out why.
Broadband deals might not generate quite the same buzz as other deals we see in January, but that doesn’t mean there ar…
Schneider has fixed three vulnerabilities in one of its popular electric car charging stations, which security researchers said could have easily allowed an attacker to remotely take over the unit. At its worst, an attacker can force a plugged-in vehicle to stop charging, rendering it useless in a “denial-of-service state,” an attack favored by some […]View More Schneider’s EVLink car charging stations were easily hackable, thanks to a hardcoded password