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Big Cable unplugs Cali's draft net neutrality protections yet AGAIN

Sponsors of US state's proposed law fume as key committee chair guts legislation

Cisco passes around antidotes to noxious NX-OS code execution bugs

The June collection has some lovely fabric patches

Priceless: The cost to BT for bothering you with spam? 1.5 UK pence per email

Incumbent telco fined £77k for sending 5 million of the things

Cisco snags potential customer-sniffing biz for an undisclosed sum

OEM partner July Systems' tech tracks in-store punters by Wi-Fi

UK footie fans furious as Sky Broadband goes TITSUP: Total inability to stream unfair penalties

Midlands users report service sucking on a half-time orange

And that is definitively that ... for now. 5G's carrier features frozen

Still to come: standards for stuff like IoT that non-carriers care about

Brit mobile phone users want the Moon on a stick but then stay on same networks for aeons

How does that work?

Google cuts price of cloudy interconnects from partners

If you can't get to a POP yourself, this plan's for you

Do NetAdmins like snacks? Asking cos here's a dish of tasty network news nibbles

Roundup Juniper's new routers emerge, Google QUIC-ens gets load balancing for HTTPS and more

Dinosaurs permitted to mate: But what does AT&T Time merger mean for antitrust – and you?

Analysis Cord-cutters swung the court

Oracle launches its very own 'net threat map

Pew! Pew! The whole world is connected, and the Internet is super-dangerous

Thought the AT&T Time-Warner tie-up was scary? Comcast says 'hold my beer'

American cable giant offers $65bn for 21st Century Fox

AT&T gets clearance to devour Time Warner for $85 BEEEELION

Updated DOJ can't stop mega-merger from going through

Men are officially the worst… top-level domain

It's paining men as Spamhaus lists the top abused registries

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins preaches the cloud, but nothing new

Cisco Live Switchzilla's annual gabfest goes over old ground on day one

Worst. Birthday. Ever. IPv6's party falls flat

Roundup In this weeks networking news, switches surged, Riverbed monitored and the MEF standardised

Comcast's mega-outage 'solution'... Have you tried turning your router off and on again?

Updated US ISP giant claims service has been restored for most users

Plans for half of Europeans to get 100Mbps by 2020 ain't gonna happen – report

EU auditors also reckon universal 30Mbps unlikely

EE seeks guinea pig millennial hipsters for 5G experiments

Calling all Bongs – this won't hurt a bit

Stern Vint Cerf blasts techies for lackluster worldwide IPv6 adoption

Father of the Internet not impressed with slow rollout

Cloudflare experiments with hidden Tor services

Matt Prince sets a daemon to work with the onions

Great time to shift bytes: International bandwidth prices are in free fall

Prices on cables plummeting over the past three years, according to number crunchers

nbn™ CEO didn't mean to offend gamers, just brand them unwelcome bandwidth-hogs

Actually, it's about ethics in network concurrency

US govt mulls snatching back full control of the internet's domain name and IP address admin

ICANN or ICANN'T be trusted? Uncle Sam wants to know

You blithering Ajit! Huawei burns Pai for FCC sh*tlist proposal

American broadband bossman's ban plan panned

nbn™ ponders a gamers' gate to throttle heavy wireless users

Using your service as advertised? How dare you!

IETF wants packets to prove where they've been, to improve trust

Virtualisation is creating traffic handoffs that don't depend on physical ports

Packet mix cake is yum! And so is this mix of packet-related news

ROUNDUP Network news covering cloud, a breach at Netgear's spin-out, plus Red Hat wraps Ribbon and more

Internet engineers tear into United Nations' plan to move us all to IPv6

Flawed beyond repair, utterly broken, critically endangers the web – and that's the good news

Britain mulls 'complete shutdown' of 4G net for emergency services

Exclusive Millions could be spent extending today's tech until some 'future date'

America's comms watchdog takes on the internet era's real criminals: Pirate pastors

And helps cable industry tackle scourge of streaming boxes

Cisco admins: Hold that IOS XR update while you get new software

Update Old components can freeze new NCS 6000 cards running old code

UK chancellor puts finger in air, promises 15 million full fibre connections by 2025

Goal to be achieved not with government cash, but 'market conditions'

Senator Kennedy: Why I cast my Senate-busting vote for net neutrality

He's pro free market – but there isn't one among America's ISPs

Router admin? Bored? Let's play Battleships using BGP!

Protocol how-to turns into

Qualcomm readies 60GHz goodies for Facebook's Terragraph

Also unveils silicon for 5G NR small cells, because big rigs will drown on traffic any year now

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