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CenturyLink to implement usage caps on DSL users

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is the latest service provider to meter how much bandwidth their DSL consumers use every month. Citing a supposed memo posted by a user in its broadband forum, a Broadband DSL

Frontier sheds 10,000 FiOS TV subscribers in Q3

Frontier Communications (NYSE: FTR) is making progress at removing what the company has described as unprofitable FiOS subscribers from its books, reporting that it lost 9,900 FiOS TV subscribers and

Verizon prepares to launch home security service

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) plans to launch a home security and monitoring service on Oct. 11, charging its FiOS subscribers $9.95 monthly for a product that will allow them to monitor their homes through

Seybold's Take: Should Vodafone migrate DSL customers to LTE?

Vodafone Germany announced that it will attempt to migrate its DSL (wired) customers to its LTE wireless broadband network. The move is designed to save Vodafone Germany up to €500 million a

Week in research: VoIP boosts core voice; DSL equipment sales climb

Enterprise VoIP boosts core voice: Emerging IP voice services like SIP trunking and hosted unified communications (UC) helped drive growth in the wireline voice core market, says an Exact Ventures

Vodafone Germany looks to migrate its DSL customers to LTE

Vodafone Germany is looking to persuade up to four million of its broadband DSL subscribers to migrate to LTE. Vodafone Germany CEO Friedrich Joussen said that Vodafone is currently being charged

Satellite-based Internet not adequate to fill broadband gap, says RuMBA report

In areas where service providers can't reach consumers and businesses must use wireline-based broadband satellite service, some service providers are leveraging to bridge the broadband gap. However,

EU wants feedback on next-gen broadband, plans to step up net neutrality actions

Copper-based DSL may still the dominant broadband access technology, the European Union (EU) wants to understand how it can update broadband funding rules to include new technologies such as Fiber to

Verizon eliminates contracts, simplifies pricing for DSL bundles

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is once again trying to lure new subscribers to its DSL service to compete with cable by eliminating contract fees and simplifying their bundle packages. Looking to simplify its

Verizon CTO: LTE provides in-home broadband opportunity

Verizon (NYSE:VZ) has a strategy to use its LTE network as a DSL replacement, said Dick Lynch, executive vice president and CTO of Verizon, in an interview with GigaOm. "[LTE] provides a real