With increasing regulatory requirements, the UK is looking to liberalize and simplify the domestic internet market offering consumers a hassle-free switching process The UK Regulatory and Competition Authority for the Broadcasting, Telecommunications and Postal Sectors (OFCOM), approved by the UK Government, recently ruled that people should be able to easilyRead More →

Parts of West Africa can expect improved internet access in the near future, following an agreement between Kenya-based Intersat and European provider Eutelsat. The provision of Internet services will rely on the Eutelsat Konnect satellite, launched two years ago. The COVID-19 pandemic initially delayed progress on its operational capabilities, butRead More →

EUTELSAT KONNECT satellite selected by Intersat for Internet connectivity in Gambia, Guinea Bissau and Senegal Press release from: EUTELSAT Posted: Wednesday January 26th 2022 Eutelsat Communications (Paris:ETL) (Euronext Paris: ETL) and Intersat, one of Africa’s leading Internet solutions providers, have signed a multi-year agreement representing several hundred Mbps to meetRead More →

Wrangell in June 2018 (Photo by David Purdy / KTOO) The Southeast Alaska Regional Tribal Government will pilot its new broadband Internet program in Wrangell, which it says will eventually be available to everyone on the island. Last year, the Federal Communications Commission opened a special program to allow ruralRead More →