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Matt Tooley

March 4, 2015


Broadband & Internet

Our Continued Contribution to the Future of Cybersecurity

March 4, 2015

As the global economy has moved into the digital age, every day we are reminded that the security of our vast digital networks and resources is of utmost importance. The cable industry takes this responsibility seriously and has been working closely with government agencies and other stakeholders to develop responsible protections. One example is our…

William Check, Ph.D.

March 3, 2015


Broadband & Internet

More Fallout from Title II Order: A New Rule That Could Degrade Internet Performance

March 3, 2015

One of the major concerns with the FCC’s recently adopted Title II order is that it goes far beyond reasonable efforts to ensure an open Internet, and potentially interferes with Internet operational issues that historically have been handled without any government involvement. The FCC hasn’t even published its rules yet, and already we are seeing…

Michael Powell

@chairmanpowell

February 10, 2015


Broadband & Internet

Don't Shackle the Internet

@chairmanpowell

February 10, 2015

Originally published by USA TODAY on February 9th, 2015, featured as an “Opposing View” to the USA Today editorial Net Neutrality is No Government Takeover   The Title II public utility approach is the worst possible way to go. USA TODAY may call this an “opposing view,” but I agree that we can and should enact strong…

NCTA

February 5, 2015


Broadband & Internet

How Do Internet Speed Tests Work?

February 5, 2015

Internet speeds are exponentially increasing year after year – the Internet we surf today is orders of magnitude faster than it was in 2011. In fact, cable is now delivering up to a gigabit per second in some regions. Even with fast Internet, at some point you might want to check up on your delivered speed and…

John Solit

@johnsolit

January 23, 2015


Broadband & Internet

Behind the Numbers: 156,786,482

@johnsolit

January 23, 2015

An IP (Internet Protocol) address is a unique string of numbers labeling each web-connected device with name and location information. Every single digital device – printers, web-connected TVs, and anything else that connects to the Internet – gets an IP address. So it’s fair to say that the country with the most number of unique…

NCTA

January 16, 2015


Broadband & Internet

The Infinite Internet [VIDEO]

January 16, 2015

For nearly 20 years, cable has been building Internet networks that are empowering everyone from innovators and entrepreneurs to kids in the garage. The Internet propels business, education, entertainment – whatever we want. It’s a platform of possibilities and the fast growing technology in history. Cable is proud of the part we’ve played in advancing America’s future and we’ll continue…

NCTA

January 13, 2015


Broadband & Internet

Preview The State of America’s Broadband Ahead of President Obama’s Visit to Iowa

January 13, 2015

On Wednesday, President Obama will visit Cedar Falls, Iowa, a small town about two hours north of Des Moines. If reports are correct, he’s going to Iowa to preview a new broadband initiative that he intends to propose in his upcoming State of the Union speech. So it seems like a good opportunity for us to take…