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Telcos players in the US set to become even lazier

With all of the current turbulence in the American society it is no wonder that its telecommunications market is also under severe pressure. In his election campaign Trump promised his American supporters to make changes to what he called the … Continue reading

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Telecoms competition on a downhill slide in America

That is what happens when you base your telecommunications policies on the wrong foundations. The problems with the telecommunications industry in America go back to 1996, when the FCC decided that broadband in America should be classified as internet (being … Continue reading

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Low cost economy depends on ubiquitous affordable high speed broadband

Around the world there are ongoing developments to reform and transform industries and whole sectors with the assistance of new ICTs. There is a clear understanding that reforms are essential in order to provide the level of services and the … Continue reading

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Net Neutrality undermining spreads to developing countries

After the USA set the bad example of allowing telcos to start charging different rates for content delivery services, other incumbent telcos elsewhere are only too happy to jump on the bandwagon and use the American example as a reason … Continue reading

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Let American telcos and cablecos merge – but declare infrastructure a utility

While there is much discussion in the United States about the mergers of Comcast and Time Warner Cable, and of AT&T and DirectTV, issues such as this are generally discussed from a very narrow perspective and, we maintain, from the … Continue reading

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