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NBN vaults Australia into global top-10 … DDoS attack sources

Or not, if you look at the numbers

ACCC hopes to SLASH rural backhaul prices

Cities get a trim, rural links to take a haircut

NBN cable rules spark electricity network push-back

Government kicked for seeking free ride on power poles

India, Myanmar lead the way as mobile bandwidth consumption mushrooms

Number of mobile subs hits 7.2 billion (well, 4.9 billion really)

Germany to fork out BEELLLIONS for farmers' broadband

Companies getting assistance with infrastructure

nbn™'s Sky Muster satellite lands in French Guiana

PICS Rocket carrying broadband-beaming satellite aloft on Sept 30 is on the launchpad

BT commences trials of copper-to-the-home G.fast broadband tech

Fibre to a special cabinet somewhere reasonably close to the home

That thing we do in the UK? Should be ILLEGAL in the US, moans ex-State monopoly BT

'Two companies have carved up the country'. Two. Shocking

Shadow minister for Fun calls for Openreach separation

Break it up, unless for some unlikely reason Ofcom says otherwise

NBN cost blows out by at least AU$10bn and FTTN isn't launched yet

Comms Minister Turnbull says it's taken two years to do the sums on true construction costs

NBN Co yet to make a single fibre to the node connection but is eyeing off G.fast

Trust us, says network-builder, we're ready to ramp up and our 2015 results prove it

More UK broadband for bumpkins, but have-nots still ain’t happy

'An essential tool for all biz', says Countryside Alliance

Gigabit Google? We're getting ready for 10 gigabits says Verizon

NG-PON2 passes test, Verizon preps for RFPs by year-end

Telstra's Netflix downloads get EVEN SLOWER

Even Dodo streams 'flix faster than the Big T

What balls! India blocks 0.00008 per cent of web in anti-pr0n move

Lube up your censorship-dodging dongles and get to work

Remote Queensland fibre hookup hopes dashed, for now

Meanwhile, nbnTM emnarks on AU$40m techie training cash-splash

New twist in telco giants' fight to destroy the FCC's net neutrality

Analysis Ditches First Amendment legal argument, tries another approach

Sri Lanka braves monsoon with Loon broadband balloons

Google scores whole-of-country deal for internet-over-windbags

FCC swamped by 2,000+ net neutrality complaints against ISPs

Avalanche of gripes could come in handy once someone figures how to enforce new rules

BT hands £129m back to UK.gov after beating rural broadband targets

Super generous state monopoly? Fat chance – it's in their contract

So just WHO ARE the 15 per cent of Americans still not online?

Analysis Hint: Many of them look like this old fogey

BT broadband in broad-based brownout and TITSUP incidents

Outages and slow downloads leave customers cursing carrier from Manchester to Portsmouth

FCC now regulates ISPs – but don't take your complaints to the watchdog just yet

Net neutrality 'We know what we're doing'

Optus tells Department of Comms to sit down and shut up

While mobile carriers join telco security smackdown

Help! Our Virgin Media TiVo boxes are stuck in a loop! Help! Our Virgin..

Have you tried turning it off and on again? Oh, it's already doing that ... again and again

Cheaper broadband will slow NBN adoption, says Turnbull

Carrier club SLAMS Comms department's submission to ACCC wholesale price caper

Regulator okays Optus exit from HFC network

Asset transfer to NBN gets provisional approval

Canucks: Hey, Big Dog Telcos. Share that fiber with the little guys, eh?

Canadian government says top ISPs have to share the broadband love

BT's Openreach plots G.fast end-user trials

ISPs line up for 'superfast' services

Australian Government hopes to untangle NBN migration mess

'User focussed' and 'industry led' effort to stop folks coming a cropper post-copper

Free internet for kids! Obama's offering free internet to kids! (Yes, there's a catch)

A sad catch

Telstra vid downloads getting SLOWER says new Netflix speed test

Remind us again who owns half of Foxtel? Telstra? Really …

nbnTM plans for future backhaul upgrade to FTTN cabinets

+comment Better to rebuild later than over-invest now, says network builder

Comcast: We're twice as fast as Google's 1Gbps Fiber (for x4 the price)

Plus $1,000 in installation and activation fees, plus TV costs

Practice makes perfect: NBN fibre deployments accelerate

Fibre passes more than a million homes, just before it's killed off

Bernie Sanders wants FCC to probe broadband prices (but wait, is there an election coming?)

Senators send Tom Wheeler dreaded 'strongly worded letter'

iiNet warns NBN circuits too expensive in the Netflix era

Movie backhaul breaking back of retailers

Facebook prepares to STRAFE the developing world with FRICKIN' internet LASERS

Airborne podules to soak the planet in cat vids

New nbnTM roadmap reveals HFC tests to start in Q4

100Mbps service and rapid repair turnaround promised

While city slickers argue about the NBN, rural retailers are smiling

Expanded wireless footprint eases satellite woes ... when there's no trees in the way

Sky bangs on Ofcom's door – demands BT competition probe

But former state monopoly claims Openreach split would harm UK market

Turnbullnomics trashed as Oz regulator cuts telecoms prices

Order for 9.6 per cent cut in wholesale prices is BAD NEWS according to comms minister