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Deutsche Telekom upgrades 2.6M customers to IP technology, sets pace for vectored DSL

Deutsche Telekom continues to make good on its all-IP network promise, moving nearly 3 million of its customers to the technology.

Leichtman: Telcos, cable companies added 2.6M broadband subs in 2013 but cable dominates the market

Big telephone and cable companies both added multiples of new broadband subscribers in 2013 but, in the end, the cable companies were the big winners because 82 percent of those new subs lined up on the cable side of the equation, data from the Leichtman Research Group (LRG) indicates.

Comcast dominates 2013 broadband subscriber growth rankings

With DSL subscriber losses hurting growth at AT&T and Verizon, Comcast was the number-one broadband provider last year in terms of net subscriber additions, Leichtman Research Group said Monday.

AT&T extends one year of free 6 Mbps U-verse broadband to Missouri-based SMBs

AT&T is giving its small and medium business (SMB) customers that reside in its Missouri serving areas up to 12 months of free 6 Mbps AT&T U-verse Internet service.

Windstream settles broadband advertising suit with Georgia for $600K

Windstream has agreed to pay $600,000 to settle a suit with the Georgia Governor's Office of Consumer Protection over claims that the service provider did not deliver the advertised DSL speeds to its users, reports  WGCL-TV, a  CBS affiliate based in Atlanta.

Belgacom introduces 70 Mbps VDSL2, vectored broadband service

Belgacom has unveiled a new VDSL2 vectoring service, offering speeds up to 70 Mbps, more than double the speed of its existing 30 Mbps VDSL2 service.

TeliaSonera, Huawei conduct G.fast trial in Finland

TeliaSonera has completed a field trial of Huawei's G.fast technology, one that enables service providers to theoretically deliver up to 1 Gbps over existing copper loops.

Fibertech snaps up fiber-based small cell network build

Fibertech Networks has reached another milestone in its wireless backhaul service drive, activating an outdoor fiber-based metro small site for a wireless operator carrying commercial traffic.

SaskTel to deepen rural broadband coverage in 21 communities

SaskTel has taken another step to connect more rural communities to broadband, announcing that it will start offering up to 10 Mbps DSL service in 21 new communities.

BT's fiber-based subs top 1.9M in Q3

BT's fiber broadband customers reached the 1.9 million mark, up 14 percent, after adding 228,000 net retail customers in its third quarter. The telco now passes over 18 million U.K. premises with its fiber-based broadband network.