HD Streaming Video Hogs Wireless Traffic

HD Streaming Video Hogs Wireless Traffic

The latest buzz word in tech these days is OTT, over-the-top content, usually referring to streaming video. FierceCable mentioned a new OpenWave Mobility report that came out recently showing that 38% of all mobile Internet traffic is HD video, and the number is...
Opening Up CBRS to New Users

Opening Up CBRS to New Users

The FCC voted last month to open up more of the Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) to new users, which according to FierceWireless, Signals Research Group calls it “much ado about not very much.” Primarily used by incumbents, (military and government agencies),...
Does Broadband Load Pages Faster than Dial-up?

Does Broadband Load Pages Faster than Dial-up?

A report, “You Get What You Measure: Internet Performance Measurement as a Policy Tool” that came out in early November compared web page load speeds with increased broadband performance, and the results were pretty surprising… With everyone’s internet speed...
Cable Broadband Still Has the Edge over Telcos

Cable Broadband Still Has the Edge over Telcos

The latest figures comparing cable and carrier broadband subscribers show that cable is in the lead and that the trend appears to be holding. According to the Leichtman Research Group, in just the past year alone, more than 2.86 million new subscribers signed up with...
How the Top 7 U.S. Carriers Finished Q3

How the Top 7 U.S. Carriers Finished Q3

Another quarter. Another report. The third-quarter earnings season is now closed, so it’s time to see how the nation’s top wireless carriers stacked up against each other in terms of key metrics. This quarters’ data is being provided by research firm...