• Verizon Outages Hit Thousands Amid Strike

    Verizon Outages Hit Thousands Amid Strike

    The spike in reported cases of severed fiber-optic cables and vandalized terminal boxes that service commercial buildings and neighborhoods has affected thousands of Verizon customers, who suffered outages to their wireline services, Rich Young, a Verizon spokesman told InformationWeek.The service outages have tended to last anywhere from an hour to approximately six hours before they are restored, Young said.
  • Google Fiber Aims To Deliver Home Internet Service Wirelessly

    Google Fiber Aims To Deliver Home Internet Service Wirelessly

    It's toying with the idea of beaming wireless service to homes., the first market to receive Google Fiber, the company is testing the concept of delivering wireless Internet to homes, Schmidt told shareholders.
  • Google Fiber Aims To Deliver Home Internet Service Wirelessly

    Google Fiber Aims To Deliver Home Internet Service Wirelessly

    As Alphabet looks to bring internet service to more homes, its Google Fiber unit is experimenting with wireless delivery -- a means that could cost substantially less than laying cable., the first market to receive Google Fiber, the company is testing the concept of delivering wireless Internet to homes, Schmidt told shareholders.
  • 9 Tools To Help You Build A Better Bot

    9 Tools To Help You Build A Better Bot

    We spotlight the better bot platforms presently available to help keep your automation ambitions in line with what your customers really want.AIG, Fiat, GM, and Sony have all started using AgentBot, which provides virtual customer service support.
  • 9 Tools To Help You Build A Better Bot

    9 Tools To Help You Build A Better Bot

    We spotlight the better bot platforms presently available to help keep your automation ambitions in line with what your customers really want.AIG, Fiat, GM, and Sony have all started using AgentBot, which provides virtual customer service support.
  • Google Fiber Expands Gigabit Rollout With Webpass Buy

    Google Fiber Expands Gigabit Rollout With Webpass Buy

    This session will cover best practices in identifying and managing the data that is right for your Google Fiber is acquiring Webpass, a San Francisco-based, high-speed web startup.It's a new effort by Google to speed up the rollout of its gigabit fiber service across the US.
  • Google Fiber Expands Gigabit Rollout With Webpass Buy

    Google Fiber Expands Gigabit Rollout With Webpass Buy

    This session will cover best practices in identifying and managing the data that is right for your Google Fiber is acquiring Webpass, a San Francisco-based, high-speed web startup.It's a new effort by Google to speed up the rollout of its gigabit fiber service across the US.
  • Google's Project Fi Offers Faster International Data Speeds

    Google's Project Fi Offers Faster International Data Speeds

    Starting Tuesday, Project Fi subscribers will find faster service in more countries without breaking the bank.In the US, Project Fi operates on Sprint, T-Mobile, US Cellular, and WiFi.
  • Google's Project Fi Offers Faster International Data Speeds

    Google's Project Fi Offers Faster International Data Speeds

    Starting Tuesday, Project Fi subscribers will find faster service in more countries without breaking the bank.In the US, Project Fi operates on Sprint, T-Mobile, US Cellular, and WiFi.
  • Google Fiber Planning Wireless Broadband Tests

    Google Fiber Planning Wireless Broadband Tests

    Complex threats execute over time and the traditional security solutions model is limited to visib Google Fiber, the low-cost, high-speed broadband service provider, is planning a shift from physical pipes to wireless deployment of the web, according to an FCC filing.In addition to expansion and acquisitions, Alphabet's Google Fiber, which provides low-cost, high-speed internet access through physical infrastructure, is looking for permission to test a wireless version of the service.
  • Google Fiber Planning Wireless Broadband Tests

    Google Fiber Planning Wireless Broadband Tests

    Complex threats execute over time and the traditional security solutions model is limited to visib Google Fiber, the low-cost, high-speed broadband service provider, is planning a shift from physical pipes to wireless deployment of the web, according to an FCC filing.In addition to expansion and acquisitions, Alphabet's Google Fiber, which provides low-cost, high-speed internet access through physical infrastructure, is looking for permission to test a wireless version of the service.
  • Google Fiber Plots Wireless Service Despite Rollout Delays

    Google Fiber Plots Wireless Service Despite Rollout Delays

    A new report finds that Google Fiber is being hampered by a slow and costly rollout of its physical high-speed internet service.Up to this point, Fiber has provided low-cost, high-speed internet access through physical infrastructure in the locales it serves.
  • Google Fiber Plots Wireless Service Despite Rollout Delays

    Google Fiber Plots Wireless Service Despite Rollout Delays

    A new report finds that Google Fiber is being hampered by a slow and costly rollout of its physical high-speed internet service.To overcome delays and cost overruns, the company is reportedly looking at wireless alternatives.
  • One20 Shifts Social Network For Truckers Into Gear

    One20 Shifts Social Network For Truckers Into Gear

    Join us for this enlightening webinar where you'll get insight into what to consider when building One20 is a mobile app, navigation specialist, and social network all rolled into a single service specifically for truck drivers.The service allows drivers to connect with one another, plan routes, and save money all at the same time.
  • One20 Shifts Social Network For Truckers Into Gear

    One20 Shifts Social Network For Truckers Into Gear

    Join us for this enlightening webinar where you'll get insight into what to consider when building One20 is a mobile app, navigation specialist, and social network all rolled into a single service specifically for truck drivers.The service allows drivers to connect with one another, plan routes, and save money all at the same time.
  • Samsung Sets Up Note 7 Trade-In Kiosks at Airports

    Samsung Sets Up Note 7 Trade-In Kiosks at Airports

    As in the US, Aussie passengers are no longer permitted to take a Galaxy Note 7—switched on or turned off—on a flight from Oz.For those leaving Australia for an extended period of time—or permanently—Samsung will, "where possible," exchange the Note 7 for another Samsung phone—either at the terminal before departure or at your destination.
  • SpaceX Seeks Approval for Satellite-Based Internet Service

    SpaceX Seeks Approval for Satellite-Based Internet Service

    Move over, Mark Zuckerberg: Elon Musk wants to build a satellite system to provide low-cost Internet service worldwide.The entrepreneur's SpaceX firm this week filed a request for approval with the Federal Communications Commission.
  • Trainline Tosses Exadata, Takes Oracle Into The Cloud

    Trainline Tosses Exadata, Takes Oracle Into The Cloud

    One challenge was moving its Oracle database transaction system into the cloud from its high speed, on-premises Exadata appliance.Eighteen months ago, it decided it wanted to be certain of maintaining that position, Turvil said.