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Time Warner Cable Outage Under Investigation

(AP) -- Time Warner Cable said Wednesday that service was largely restored after a problem during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours. The company said it is still investigating the cause of the problem, which occurred with its Internet backbone—the paths that local or regional networks connect to in…
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Time Warner Cable suffers massive outage nationwide

Time Warner Cable customers across the US woke up Wednesday to an Internet outage. A site called DownDetector has been tracking the Time Warner Cable outage, showing a heat map of where the outages are occurring. Earlier this morning, many people in California were affected, as well as many of the company's customers in the…
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Measuring Broadband America – 2014

Background and Overview This 2014 Measuring Broadband America Report on Fixed Broadband ("Report") contains the most recent data collected from fixed Internet Service Providers (ISPs) as part of the Federal Communication Commission's (FCC) Measuring Broadband America program. This program is an ongoing, rigorous, nationwide study of consumer broadband performance in the United States. We measure…
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Most Major US Broadband ISPs Fail to Meet Advertised Speeds

Most major US broadband ISPs come close to or even surpass their advertised speed, but only some of the time, according to the latest State of US Broadband report.  The FCC released the report this week with a new measurement of service consistency. For this report the FCC measured not only the top speeds of…
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