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Race to gigabit Internet service takes off

Four years after the National Broadband Plan, communities and carriers are deploying next-gen infrastructure that will bring gigabit speed Internet to homes, universities, and businesses.

By August 31, 2014

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Ericsson predicts tenfold increase in mobile data traffic in five years

Network-gear vendor publishes report highlighting key trends in mobile market it says will drive explosive growth.

By June 3, 2014

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What’s Google really up to in wireless? Might not be what you think.

[commentary] Rumors are flying that Google wants to resell Verizon or Sprint wireless service, but CNET’s Maggie Reardon throws cold water on that theory and comes up with her own ideas.

By April 5, 2014

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Google Fiber copycat to deliver 1Gbps broadband in Mississippi

Regional wireless provider C Spire is using the Google Fiber playbook to deliver ultra high-speed broadband in Mississippi. The move could signal a trend in which other companies use the Google business model to bring fiber to other regions of the US.

By March 19, 2014

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T-Mobile's tech chief: I want to decimate Verizon's map ad campaign

In an interview with CNET, T-Mobile's Neville Ray talks about the carrier's plan to fill out its coverage and why it's picking a fight with Verizon.

By March 13, 2014

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Oh, what a year: A T-Mobile exec looks back on 2013

T-Mobile has gone from bleeding customers in 2012 following its failed merger with AT&T to picking itself up and making some aggressive moves in 2013 to win over customers.

By December 11, 2013

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YTL CEO Wing Lee bets on 4G in Malaysia (Q&A)

Piggybacking off a contract to supply 10,000 schools with Net access and 130,000 Chromebooks, a telco upstart gains an emerging market foothold. Hear its CEO's thoughts on the 4G honeymoon, Google Fiber, and dumb pipes.

By November 8, 2013

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Why Sprint is taking its sweet time with 4G LTE

The partial rollout of LTE in New York is emblematic of the issues Sprint has had with its deployment. CNET gets behind the delay.

By July 24, 2013

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Sky gets broadband boost in £49m Virgin Media fibre deal

Sky broadband could see speeds shoot up to 10Gbps over the next five years in a five-year, £49m deal with Virgin Media.

By May 23, 2013

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AT&T, Sprint waive overage fees for Oklahoma tornado victims

The carriers will forgo overage charges for voice, data, and texting for those affected by Monday's devastating tornado.

By May 21, 2013