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Reliance Jio Launches Asia-Africa-Europe Submarine Cable System to Cater to Video Demand

HIGHLIGHTS Jio launched the Asia-Africa-Europe (AAE-1) submarine cable system It’s capable of bringing up to 40 terabits of new capacity to the region The cable system will stretch over 25,000km from France to Hong Kong Reliance Jio on Thursday launched the Asia-Africa-Europe (AAE-1) submarine cable system, which will deliver up to 40 Terabits of new capacity in the region. The AAE-1 ... Read More »

Goodbye cable; hello gigabit broadband

  Credit: Martyn Williams NETGEAR Orbi Home WiFi System. Up t… $349.99 (1507) Cable Matters SuperSpeed USB 3.0… $14.99 (838) Ads by Amazon I’m finally getting to practice what I’ve been preaching: I cut the cord on pay TV this month and signed up for ultra-fast, fiber-based broadband. Having much faster access to the internet isn’t a benefit I need ... Read More »

Nuvyyo’s Tablo Live Stick and Tablo Droid software DVR promise to help consumers escape the clutches of cable

Hard core cord-cutters and those looking join their ranks will be happy to hear about the latest products in Nuvyyo’s Tablo line. The Canadian manufacturer announced two new offerings at CES on Wednesday, plus a cloud-DVR proof-of-concept that will make it easier to slash the cost of TV entertainment. Install the $99 Tablo Live ‘Antenna anywhere’ Stick wherever you get ... Read More »

Hands on: AT&T’s DirecTV Now service provides a reason to cut cable TV

I cut cable TV earlier this year and switched over to online streaming services. I’ve tried Dish’s Sling TV and Sony’s PlayStation Vue, but will switch to AT&T’s new DirecTV Now service after it starts streaming on Nov. 30. The service was demonstrated at a media event in New York City on Monday, where I tried it out. You don’t ... Read More »

How to watch the MLB playoffs and World Series without cable

Update: With the World Series tied up, the Indians face the Cubs in Chicago tonight in game three. First pitch is scheduled for 8:00 pm Eastern time. Plug an antenna into your TV tuner and you can watch the games on Fox. Live outside the range of TV broadcast towers? Look to one of the streaming-TV services that carry FS1: ... Read More »

NFL without cable: A cord cutter’s guide for the 2016 season

Thanks in part to new streaming options for cord-cutters, it’s possible to watch all your local NFL games without cable, along with all nationally televised games on Sunday, Monday, and Thursday nights. With the NFL season just a week away, now’s a good time to run through all the ways* that cord cutters can watch or stream NFL games, so ... Read More »

Whoa: facebook, Microsoft to build a web cable across the Atlantic Ocean

Tech giants Microsoft and fb are making an investment big in high–speed internet get admission to viaconstructing a subsea cable connecting Virginia and Spain. The MAREA cable will be the best–capability subsea cable to ever go the Atlantic, and will result inquicker growth in internet bandwidth fees, the businesses said. MAREA will run farther south than currentcables, increasing coverage, and ... Read More »