Airtel Office Internet for small businesses launched in partnership with Google Cloud, Cisco, Telecom News, ET Telecom

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel Thursday launched a new enterprise-grade solution ‘Airtel Office Internet’ for small businesses, SOHOs, and tech startups in partnership with Google Cloud and Cisco, with plans starting at Rs 999, coupled with a range of add-on services like Static IPs and parallel ringing. The Sunil Mittal-led telco said it aims to accelerate … Read more

Death of hit-and-run victim searching for internet coverage gets minister’s attention

SIBU: The death of a 17-year-old female student who was a victim of a hit-and-run while searching for internet coverage in Julau last Monday has caught the attention of the Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah (pix). In a statement, Saifuddin said he was saddened by what had happened to Kemalia Fran George, who … Read more

Feds announce $41M in funding for high-speed internet for Manitoba rural, First Nations communities

More rural communities and many First Nations in Manitoba will soon be connected to high-speed internet, some as soon as this year, through federal government funding announced Wednesday. St. Boniface-St.Vital MP Dan Vandal, who is the federal minister for northern affairs, announced more than $41 million in funding for 11 projects that will improve connections in at … Read more

“Zola” and the Limits of the Internet Movie

Riley Keough and Taylour Paige in Zola. (Photo by Anna Kooris / A24) Zola was anticipated. This is in part because the film, based on a viral 2015 Twitter thread written by blogger and stripper A’Ziah (“Zola”) King, faced delay after delay. Its original director, James Franco, dropped out in 2017 and was replaced by … Read more

Best internet service provider in San Francisco 2021

San Francisco is in a unique position when it comes to internet access. The city is investing $1.5 billion to build a fiber-optic network that provides all homes, apartments and businesses with high-speed 1 Gbps internet service. Once the plans are complete, San Francisco will be the country’s largest city to own and operate its own fiber … Read more

ipNX Raises the Speed Bar Again, Launches Nigeria’s First 1 Gigabit Per Second Internet Service

ipNX, Nigeria’s leading Information and Communications Technology company announced the launch of FOS Xtreme1000, a new broadband service offering 1 Gigabit Per Second (1Gbps) speed to residential users, becoming the first player in the Nigerian market to offer such high speeds. The Xtreme1000 service features symmetrical speeds of 1000Mbps making it 50 times faster than … Read more