The government has laid down €6bn to give Italy better broadband, and it's hoping local telcos will do the same.
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All New York residents and businesses will get a minimum download speed of 100Mbps under a new $1 billion plan by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.
For the first time, UK cable connections were faster than fibre connections, though not by much. However, ADSL2 speeds have increased, while the speed gap between urban and rural users has narrowed.
A Johannesburg fibre to the home (FTTH) pilot is thought to be the fastest on the continent.
The latest draft of the National Broadband Policy has entered the final stages of consultation, calling for 100Mbps connections for all by 2030.
A policy statement from Norway's incoming coalition plans to tackle broadband, infrastructure, telehealth and more.
The 12 cities that will share £50m to improve their broadband networks for residents and businesses have now been named - is yours on the list?
The UK is lagging well behind other EU countries in uptake of 100Mbps and 30Mbps broadband, according to a study looking at how well countries are doing to meet Digital Agenda targets
Customers are picking the top fibre plan that is available on the National Broadband Network (NBN), more than any other plan, CEO Mike Quigley has revealed.
Government officials say Taiwan fallen behind other countries in broadband infrastructure and plan to increase high-speed Internet connection, fiber optic and wireless broadband access, according to report.
Virgin Media's fastest 100Mbps broadband package is now available to over 10 million homes, beating its mid-2012 estimate for the rollout. However, the company will introduce cable price rises in April
The uptake of fibre-based broadband packages is increasing in the UK, contributing to a rise in the overall speed of connections, but the issue the rural-urban divide remains
KCom has revealed the locations in Hull and East Yorkshire where its retail ISP arm KC will roll out 100Mbps fibre-based broadband.The company, which is in the unusual position of having a monopoly in Hull, said on Monday that its KC Lightstream fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) services would be available to 15,000 homes and businesses in east and west Hull, to the north of Hull and "across several East Yorkshire villages".
Although the death knell has tolled for Telstra's hybrid fibre-coaxial (HFC) network with the signing of the $11 billion deal with the National Broadband Network Company (NBN Co), Telstra has committed to upgrading the network to provide speeds of 100 megabits per second by next month.
But only very select few can get it...
BT has started rolling out its 100Mbps broadband services to ten exchanges across the UK.The service, marketed as BT Infinity option three, will give subscribers up to 100Mbps download speeds with up to 15Mbps upload.
One thousand users and John Lewis to act as LTE guinea pigs...
Internet service provider KC is launching a six-month trial of super-fast fibre-to-the-home broadband in Woodmansey, East Yorkshire.The service will give residents up to 100Mbps broadband via fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) or fibre-to-the-kerb (FTTK) connections, KC said on Friday.
Virgin Media's cable-based up-to-100Mbps broadband service is now available to more than a quarter of British homes, the company has announced.In a statement on Wednesday, Virgin said more than 6.
Ofcom has published an interactive map demonstrating the speed and quality of fixed broadband connectivity, as well as broadband take-up, around the UK
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