cPanel unleashes price hikes on its most dense customers

Yeah – because hardware is better these days, we’re going to need to charge you more. Much, much more…
cPanel has dropped a bombshell on its customers with a price hike for its services that has left some running for the door marked exit.…

America’s latest 5G drama: Spectrum row bursts into the open with special adviser fingered as agent provocateur

Next-gen 24GHz cellular broadband roll-out stalls amid ‘personal animosity’ claims
Special report A growing inter-agency row over America’s use of particular radio frequency bands for 5G phones has burst into the open – with a senior US Department of C…

Pitch of the week: Helping to stamp out e-cigarettes while removing hurdles to digital learning

Buy our networking gear and get rid of vaping. Think of the children!
Comment From the department of “Just what can’t IoT do?” comes plans from Ruckus to both aid digital learning while also stamping out vaping.…

You know whose kit for 5G is Huawei better? Go on, have a guess, says UK mobile player Three

Warns deployment will go up spout if UK.gov pulls plug on controversial supplier
Huawei has the most advanced tech for 5G deployment, Three’s director of network strategy has said – ahead of the government’s pending review into the controversial suppli…

There’s Huawei too many vulns in Chinese giant’s firmware: Bug hunters slam pisspoor code

More than 1 in 2 products have serious flaws, some potentially backdoors, we’re told
Huawei, the Chinese manufacturing giant targeted by the Trump administration as a national security threat, has some of the least secure networking products in the ind…

FCC adviser and fiber telco CEO thrown in the clink for five years after conning investors out of $270m with fake deals

Funnily enough, she was keen to slash infrastructure investment red-tape
A telecoms CEO and one-time adviser to FCC boss Ajit Pai will spend as much as the next half-decade behind bars after being convicted of wire fraud and eight counts of aggravated …

Weather forecasters are STILL banging on about 5G clashing with their sensors. As if climate change is a big deal

Now gimme that 4K HD live stream of kittens
Analysis The weather forecasters responsible for letting millions knowing about weather patterns, including hurricanes and tornadoes, have warned yet again that plans to auction off radio spectrum for 5G mobi…

RIP Dyn Dynamic DNS :'( Oracle to end Dyn-asty by axing freshly gobbled services, shoving customers into its cloud

Meanwhile, staff face cuts – and doesnotexist.com really won’t exist by next year
Oracle is sharpening its ax for the Dyn networking biz it acquired in 2016, with plans to slash jobs and switch off services.…

FedEx fed up playing box cop, sues Uncle Sam to make it stop: ‘We do transportation, not law enforcement’

Feds are asking Huawei too much from us, complains shipping giant upset it has to police every package
FedEx is suing the US government to escape the burden of policing packages (cough, cough, tech materials) sent abroad (ahem, ahem, China).…