Mobe networks battle to bring comms back after Hurricane Michael smashes US Gulf Coast

‘Unprecedented’ fibre damage from deadly storm, says Verizon
Verizon and AT&T are slowly bringing the Florida Panhandle, and surrounding areas in the US, back online after Hurricane Michael devastated its mobile and fibre networks.…

Virgin Media? More like Virgin Meltdown: Brit broadband ISP falls over amid power drama

Status: TITSUP – Total Inability To Support Users’ Packets
Virgin Media, one of the UK’s largest broadband and TV cable providers, is suffering an outage right now. If you can’t access the internet or watch the telly, then it’s not just you. It’s quite…

Cease and DE-CIX: German internet operator fights spies, IEEE eyes 802.11 future and more

Also: Juniper and the gang plus AI network research tools
Roundup German internet exchange operator DE-CIX has again attempted to block the country’s spy agency from tapping its network – this time by filing a constitutional complaint.…