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Gerry Smith

Free Broadband Internet Service Challenges Major Providers

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 12.22.2012 | Technology

For people tired of paying $40 or more a month for Internet, a new startup offers enticing tradeoff: free service with limits on how much YouTube or N...

The 'Great Channel Squeeze' Coming?

AP | ANICK JESDANUN | Posted 02.15.2012 | Media

NEW YORK — Call it the Great Channel Squeeze. Congress is considering letting cellphone companies pay television stations to give up their freq...

The Spectrum Shot Clock

Jonathan Spalter | Posted 06.04.2011 | Technology
Jonathan Spalter

As Americans across the country turn to their mobile devices to track the final brackets of the NCAA college basketball tournament, technology policy circles are turning to a high-stakes game of their own.

South Korea's Internet To Be 200 Times Faster Than In U.S.

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

South Korea's Internet connection speeds, already the fastest in the world, are about to get a whole lot faster, the New York Times reports. "By the ...

Broadband Usage Growing Even As Gaps Persist

AP | JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — The U.S. still faces a significant gap in residential broadband use that breaks down along incomes, education levels and other soci...

New Wireless Broadband Network To Launch Next Year

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — U.S. consumers and businesses may get more options in wireless service starting next year, with the launch of a new wireless broadban...