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Dutch service providers pass nearly 2M homes with FTTH

Dutch service providers continue to advance the fiber to the home (FTTH) market, passing nearly 2 million homes at the end of 2013.

TDS brings broadband service to more households around Wyandotte, Okla.

TDS is putting broadband into the hands of more residents in the Wyandotte, Okla., area by completing part of its American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) stimulus-funded broadband Internet project.

BT Openreach to bolster ranks with plans to hire 1,600 engineers

Openreach, BT's local access network business, is ramping up its employee base, announcing that it will create 1,600 new engineering positions to keep up with its ongoing rollout of its fiber-based broadband services.

BT reaches 19M UK premises with fiber-based broadband service

BT has achieved another major milestone in its ongoing fiber-based broadband initiative, announcing that its last mile fiber network now passes over 19 million homes and businesses.

Illinois asks Gigabit Squared to give back $2M grant

Illinois is the latest state finding itself entangled with Gigabit Squared, a startup focused on providing wireline-based fiber broadband connections to nine communities, reports the  Chicago Sun-Times.

ADTRAN's Kevin Morgan becomes vice chair of FTTH Council Americas board

The Fiber to the Home Council Americas has named Kevin Morgan, ADTRAN's director of marketing communications, as the new vice chairman for its board of directors.

Sonic.net sheds wireless unit to focus on fiber

Sonic.net, a San Francisco Bay Area-based network operator that has been nudging its much larger rivals in its markets by its aggressive fiber-broadband expansion, has announced the sale of its

BT targets 41 UK towns for next phase of FTTX rollout

BT (NYSE: BT) has put out its list of the 41 towns of the next phase of its FTTX service roll out, bringing the service to about 300,000 businesses and residential customers broadband speeds of up to

BT names 6 winners of its FTTX broadband contest

BT Retail (NYSE: BT) named the six communities that are the winners of its "Race to Infinity" competition, a process designed to gauge where the interest in its ultra-high Fiber to the X broadband

France's broadband subscribership rose in Q3

Demand for broadband in France continues to be in high demand, with about 360,000 new subscribers signing up for traditional DSL, Fiber to the Home (FTTH) and HFC. In the most recent period ended in