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Kabel Deutschland sets record with 4.7Gbps download speeds

Kabel Deutschland sets record with 4.7Gbps download speeds

About a year ago, Arris teased a system capable of 4.5Gbps downloads, and while that technology was in the proof-of-concept phase last June, it's beginning to look more like a real possibility. German network provider Kabel Deutschland just notched a new download speed record using Arris' C4 CMTs and Touchstone CM820S cable modems: ...

Verizon Jetpack MiFi 4620L mobile hot-spot review: It’s a Rocketeer

Verizon Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi 4620L Even when used with the included double-capacity battery, the MiFi 4620L mobile router is still very compact. (Credit: Dong Ngo/CNET) I can't count anymore how many mobile routers I have reviewed, but that also means that I know the Verizon Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi 4620L by Novatel Wireless is ...

New iPad not quite running circles around iPad 2

Speed tests: New iPad vs. iPad 2 At this point in the performance narrative of i...Things, I've gotten accustomed to each new iteration of the iPad or iPhone becoming demonstrably faster than the last. I'm not talking strictly about framerates in games either. App load times, movie encoding, and app download speeds are all things that ...

T-Mobile turns on 4G in several new cities

The HTC One S Android Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone is coming soon to T-Mobile. (Credit: Jessica Dolcourt/CNET) Rolling out an LTE network may be T-Mobile's longer-term goal, but in the near term, they still have customers cruising on their HSPA+ 4G network to satisfy. Starting today, denizens of Abilene, Amarillo, Odessa, and Victoria, Texas; Bakersfield, California; Eau Claire, Wisconsin.; ...

T-Mobile turns on 4G in eight new cities

The HTC One S Android Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone is coming soon to T-Mobile. (Credit: Jessica Dolcourt/CNET) Rolling out an LTE network may be T-Mobile's longer-term goal, but in the near term, they still have customers cruising on their HSPA+ 4G network to satisfy. Starting today, denizens of Abilene, Amarillo, Odessa, and Victoria, Texas; Bakersfield, California; Eau Claire, Wisconsin.; ...

Will you buy the new iPad? (poll)

(Credit: Donald Bell/CNET) Finally, the rumor mill (and our heads) can stop spinning for a little while, as Apple officially introduced the new iPad in San Francisco today. Due out on March 16 with preorders starting today, the iPad HD ushers in a handful of improvements. As many expected, the iPad 2's successor now features a 9.7-inch Retina ...

Verizon launches ‘faster than wired’ broadband for the home

Verizon Wireless is making good on that name, aiming to rid your home of those ugly, ugly wires. The carrier wants to substitute them with the not-exactly-subtle, bucket-sized antenna you can see on the right. Its HomeFusion service aims to replace DSL-connected domiciles, with Verizon reckoning its own wireless broadband can offer up better ...