You are either one or you are not. Most definitely I am not. It harkens back to the day when I was at University and spent the entire 3 years of my computer science degree and did not touch a PC at all. Now, I have always thought that Universities are supposed to prepare you […]
As a company who has high expectation about design and usability of it’s products. Apple really seem to have gotten it wrong this time, if reports of the difficulties with the iPhone 4’s signal reception bear out to be true. I can’t believe that a product can reach production without an issue like this being […]
I talked yesterday about the announcement from Telecom that they will be offering a service using VDSL2 technology to allow customers huge increases in broadband speed from around 5mbps to 50 mbps for downloads and from around 0.7 mbps to 20mbps upload. I also talked about whether these speeds will be theoretical maximums or reality. […]
Telecom have announced their next generation broadband network will allow download speeds of up to 50mbps and upload of 20mbps. Now if this is true, it is going to make my life and many people who rely on the internet as a medium for large amounts of data. It also addresses one of my beliefs […]
An Australian researcher has provided an algorithm to produce speeds of up to 100mbps on existing ADSL networks. If this is correct, this will be one of the most significant shifts in the internet’s infrastructure. Content will shift to more real-time and social networking sites and rich media sites will boom. Web TV will also […]
Wasn’t this around 20 years ago? Check here to see some pics.
The local Wimax war gets hotter by the day as the looming auction of spectrum closes in. After delaying it already, the Government needs to make sure they dont shoot the industry in the foot by pandering to the largest players. To do so would destroy the benefits delivered by unbundling.
Have you seen the new Apple ads for the Mac? Apple have been very quiet on the PC front, possibly since the release of Vista they see a time where a customer is making a new PC choice due to the demands on the hardware and an opportunity to get in front of the punters […]
Some people will be trembling in their boots now that Apple have released the iPhone. While none of their competitors will be saying publicly, this is one announcement that is sure to cause some serious ripples.
Telecom has been dealt a blow in it’s attempts to keep Telstraclear out of the Broadband game with a ruling handed down by the Telecommunications Commission. They have indicated that Telecom must provide internet access at the fastest rate possible, nearly quadrupling the current fastest rate. The NZ Herald has even run a story boldly […]