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Dish switching network to AT&T after calling T-Mobile anticompetitive

EnlargeDish NetworkDish Network has agreed to pay AT&T at least $5 billion over 10 years for network access amid a feud between Dish and T-Mobile....

AT&T gives investors and gov’t wildly different takes on need for fiber Internet

Enlarge / A sign in front of an AT&T retail store on May 17, 2021, in San Rafael, California.Getty Images | Justin SullivanAT&T says fiber...

Starlink dishes go into “thermal shutdown” once they hit 122° Fahrenheit

Enlarge / Starlink satellite dish and equipment in the Idaho panhandle's Coeur d'Alene National Forest.Wandering-coder A Starlink beta user in Arizona said...

NY can’t force ISPs to offer $15 low-income broadband plans, judge rules

EnlargeGetty Images | PM ImagesOn Friday, the broadband industry won a court order that prohibits New York from enforcing a state law that would require...

Some people can’t get FCC subsidy because “Street” isn’t the same as “St.”

EnlargeGetty Images | acilo Some broadband users who qualify for the government's new $50-per-month subsidies haven't been able to obtain the discounts...

Spurred by Clarence Thomas, Ohio AG wants Google declared a public utility

Enlarge / Googleplex office in Palo Alto, California in January 2018. Getty Images | Ingus KruklitisThe state of Ohio sued Google today in an unusual...

AT&T/Verizon lobby keeps claiming that home-Internet prices are dropping

EnlargeGetty Images | spxChrome US government data shows that home-Internet customers pay more each year and that average broadband expenditures are rising...

Amazon’s most-favored nation clauses slammed in lawsuit filed by Washington, DC

Enlarge / Amazon boxes.Getty Images | Julie ClopperThe District of Columbia sued Amazon Tuesday, alleging that the online retail giant violated antitrust law with policies...

Free software advocates seek removal of Richard Stallman and entire FSF board

Enlarge / Richard Stallman speaks about free software in Athens, Greece at the Commons Fest in 2015.Richard Stallman's return to the Free Software Foundation's board...

SpaceX Starlink opens preorders but slots are limited in each region

Enlarge / Screenshot from the Starlink order page, with the street address blotted out.SpaceX Starlink SpaceX this week began accepting preorders for Starlink broadband, asking...

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