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Verizon FiOS Hits Near-Gigabit Internet Mark

Verizon FiOS Hits Near-Gigabit Internet Mark

Verizon has announced that it reached almost 1 gigabit download speeds during a recent FiOS trial. A subscriber was able to attain throughput of 925Mbps with currently deployed equipment – barely shy of a gigabit, but still really fast.

Building A Gigabit Fibre Network Is Real Hard, Even For Google

The WSJ delves into the trials and tribulations of trying to build a gigabit fibre network out to even the 50,000 homes at the low ends of Google’s goals for their trial network. It could cost up to $US1 billion, and Google’s already mentioning to people it’s asking for help,…

AT&T U-Verse Update Now Allowing DVR on 8 TV Sets At Once

AT&T U-Verse Update Now Allowing DVR on 8 TV Sets At Once

In an attempt to one-up Verizon’s FiOS, AT&T has finally rolled out a new software update for its U-verse service that’ll let subscribers watch recorded shows on up to eight different TV sets. FiOS only offers multiroom DVR for seven different televisions currently. The feature is already available in San…