How about that US isle wrecked by a hurricane, no power, comms… yes, we mean Puerto Rico

FCC commish wants more than one-page updates on recovery
Jessica Rosenworcel, one of the commissioners at America’s broadband watchdog the FCC, has reiterated her call for hearings into what is happening with communications on the hurricane-stricken is…

BT plots to slash pension benefits for 32,000 staff

Gotta plug that £14bn deficit somehow
BT is proposing to close its defined benefit pension scheme for 11,000 managers and slash contributions to 21,000 frontline staff in a bid to plug a looming £14bn pension deficit.…

Crap London broadband gets the sewer treatment

Oh rats! SSE inks deal to run fibre through Thames Water’s subterranean empire
London’s Victorian sewer network is to be made accessible to fibre cables under a deal between SSE Enterprise Telecoms and Thames Water.…