Banks embrace cloud computing; NH FastRoads gets ready to launch its FTTH network

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@FierceTelecom RT @CenturyLink Business‏: Banks big and small are embracing cloud computing. Article | Follow @FierceTelecom

> New Hampshire FastRoads says it's ready to launch fiber to the home services. Article (.pdf)

> Huawei's role at a cybersecurity center is being investigated by the UK government. Article

Cable News

> Comcast engineers could extend the reach of the company's Wi-Fi network by placing transceivers on rental cars, buses, bicycles and even humans, according to a patent application. Article

> Walt Disney Co. signed a long-term deal with the National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative which includes distribution for SEC Network, the college sports network Disney plans to launch in August 2014 with the Southeastern Conference. Article


> Twelve new products from seven vendors have been certified HomePNA compliant by the HomeGrid Forum, marking the first such certification since the two bodies merged in late May. Article

Online Video News

> Aereo won another incremental legal battle, but the development could set up a bigger showdown over the copyright law interpretation underlying its operations. Article

And finally … Apartment residents will pay 15 percent higher rent to get a fast home network. Article