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Comcast adds Khan Academy to Internet education program

Khan Academy's free education materials (covering everything from beginner computer programming to chemistry, history and finance) will be available to those who sign up for Comcast's broadband adoption program.

December 16, 2013

Will users reject native 4G for Wi-Fi?

Long-term evolution (LTE) may be the technology that brings faster mobile broadband speeds, but research shows that users are rejecting native 3G connectivity for Wi-Fi, and, if history repeats itself, the same could occur for native 4G support in tablets.

March 21, 2012 by

NBN is 'visionary', congratulations: Wu

The National Broadband Network (NBN) is a "visionary" project and Australia should be congratulated, according to the author of a history of large-scale communications technologies. The challenge will be in the execution, he said.

February 13, 2011

Primus follows iiNet into 1TB broadband

Just hours after iiNet claimed to make history with Australia's first terabyte broadband plans, rival Primus has launched a new 1.1 terabyte offering, upping iiNet's new deal by 111GB per month.

August 18, 2010 by

NBN deal will be Telstra's grave

Telstra's management will come to regret its $11 billion deal with National Broadband Network Company (NBN Co) as the most disastrous decision it has ever made in the telco's long and tortured history in Australia's telecommunications sector.

June 20, 2010 by

Paul Fletcher's Wired Brown Land: Review

Former Optus executive Paul Fletcher's book "Wired Brown Land? Telstra's Battle for Broadband" details the history of broadband communication in our nation and highlights why it is impossible that Telstra will give up in its fight for dominance, despite the wounds it has recently taken.

April 27, 2009 by

From Mashup University: Video of Introduction to Mashups 101

ZDNet was the official media partner to Mashup University which took place at the Computer History Museum this past July and since then, our broadband team as been pioneering the intersection of on-demand distance learning by way of highly post-produced Webcast lessons that brilliantly merge the video output of the teachers' computers, the video of the teachers in front of the classroom, and a single audio stream.

October 19, 2006 by

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