How to get 10Gbit/s home broadband in the US: Step 1. Move to Chattanooga, TN

Step 2. Laugh at Comcast

Chattanooga, Tennessee: a Bible Belt city with a population of 170,00, ish. Winner of the All-America City Award in 1962. The birthplace of the tow truck and Moon Pies (that’s Wagon Wheels to Brits). The Glenn Miller Orchestra even made a record in honor of the place.…

Think your mobile calls and texts are private? It ain’t necessarily so

SS7 vulns expose us all – even location can be tracked

Mobile networks around the world have been penetrated by criminals and governments via bugs in signalling code.…

Windows Mobile 10 nears point of no return

New Build, new bugs

A fresh version of Windows Mobile 10 has wobbled off Redmond’s servers, and landed on devices enrolled in the Windows Insider programme.…

Virgin Media filters are still eating our email – Ntlworlders

Emails, more like ‘ewails’, amirite?

The woes of Virgin Media Ntlworld.com account-holders are no closer to being resolved, with continued reports of customers unable to access their email.…

Cheer up: UK mobile networks are perkier than Germany’s

Better latency than never

The UK’s mobile infrastructure is notorious for its hotspots and poor coverage, and we got LTE later than almost everyone else in Europe. But when it works, it actually works better than the Germans’.…