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Crap London broadband gets the sewer treatment

Oh rats! SSE inks deal to run fibre through Thames Water's subterranean empire

AT&T, Verizon agree to hop into bed and thrust new erections over US

Duopoly guys do duopoly thing

Openreach fibre plan for 10m premises coming 'before Christmas'

Chair says he needs to kill copper network, maybe build 5G backhaul too

NASA shoots for 200Mbps networks on swarming satellites

Saturday launch will hoist super-manoeuvrable CubeSats that find each other in space

Qualcomm touts deal with Chinese giants to really consider using $12bn of its chips

Non-binding 'memorandum of understanding' inked with four smartphone builders

Vodafone signs deal with CityFibre to connect 5 million homes with full fibre

Project up to eight years with broadband minnow

OVH data centres go TITSUP: Power supply blunders blamed

Updated Thanks, initial testing seems unduly problematic

Openreach boss says he'd take a burning effigy on the chin

Interview Clive Selley admits BT could have done more to build a fibre network

Google's software-defined network – and its significance – both just accelerated

The SDN industry – ahem – admires Google and will learn from this, to your benefit

Carphone Warehouse given a stern talking to for 'misleading' radio ad

Three's a crowd, and a 'major competitor', says watchdog

Juniper Contrail Cloud spotted heading for junior telco networks

Gin palace lead architect explains plan to make NFV reign

Cisco borked its own BGP code in IOS XE, has since patched

Wanna break the Internet? Start by not patching this problem

Trade ban case grinds on, but Arista-cats got the cream in Q3

Cisco still hasn't managed to drown this kitten

Fat-fingered Level 3 techie reduces internet to level zero: Glitch knocks out connections

Celebrates CenturyLink gobble by blacking out

Mellanox NICs Xilinx FPGA to save backplane slots and CPU cycles

And it's not just about bonkers Bitcoin mining rigs

VMware buys VeloCloud to make the WAN NSX-y

Software-defined WANs give Virtzilla more SaaS to sell and a better pitch to telcos

TalkTalk glitch causing mobiles and landlines to go off at the same time

Yet more problems for the firm's long-suffering customers

Virgin's Project Lightning's very, very frightening: ISP will not hit connection target

That's 376,000 down, 424,000 to go before the year is out

Openreach: Comms providers 'welcome' our full-fibre 'ambition'

Duh. It's better than sweating the heck out of copper and aluminium for another decade

One-third of mobile users receive patchy to no indoor coverage


Microsoft reveals network simulator that keeps Azure alive

'CrystalNet' reveals router bugs beat sysadmin fat-fingers six-to-one for outages

Verizon whips out Big Johnson to lure FCC into axing US states' net neutrality, privacy rules

'Light touch' must be enforced with a heavy hand, says telco

Facebook, Amazon fund new trans-Pacific submarine cable

'JUPITER' is made for video, should see first light in 2020, boast 60 Tbps capacity

Level 3 thrown in the C'Link after watchdog approves $34bn gobble

While Softbank's Sprint goes limp on T-Mobile US merger

Is the FCC purposefully screwing up US school broadband projects?

Special report Answer: Yes, but it's hard to prove

Gigamon is giga-gone! Networking vendor bought by private equity

Elliot Management finds US$1.6bn for network intelligence outfit

Cisco removes probe from place the SAN don't shine in new FC switch

Flash arrays have singed SANs, so Cisco's turned on the data tap to help you burn bottlenecks

Vodafone's NBN plans may include voice-over-WiFi, virtual landlines

Carrier already this overseas, seeks Oz punters' opinions on 'NBN extras' plan, name

Whois? No, Whowas: Incoming Euro privacy rules torpedo domain registration system

Analysis Internet policy wonks scramble over GDPR

Sales bottlenecks gag Juniper's growth in Q3

Services prevents bloodbath, product sales suffering

Viasat: We're going to sue Ofcom over EU-wide airline Wi-Fi network

Comment Firm denies sour grapes charge after rival gets licence tweaks

Discover potholes in the information super-highway with this handy new tool (which itself just hit a roadblock)

Everything is broken

Vodafone analysed evidence in case where it was alleged victim

GSM gateway prosecution man: They gave the evidence that they found to the police

Vodafone, EE and Three overcharging customers after contracts expire

Citizens Advice finds over-65s most likely to be stung

Tezos crypto and $232m initial coin offering risks implosion – reports

Expert's protip: 'Hope is not an investment strategy'

Breakfast at Jeffrey's: UK CEO admits Voda 'slightly lost its mojo'

Also slags off BT, backs Ofcom, keeps mum on Liberty tie-up

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