Category: Business / Telecoms

April 1, 2021

Biden Announces His Broadband Plan—and ISPs Will Hate It

The $100 billion proposal will probably be met with fierce resistance by telecom companies, but there’s a lot to like for internet users.


by Jon Brodkin Ars Technica in Business
April 1, 2021

US Sanctions Are Squeezing Huawei, but for How Long?

Growth slowed last year at the tech giant, as it had trouble securing the most advanced chips. China’s government has a plan to change that.


by Will Knight in Business
March 13, 2021

Democrats Are Getting Serious About Universal Broadband

After approving a $7 billion fund to help students get internet access, lawmakers on the left proposed a $94 billion package to deploy high-speed broadband nationwide.


by Jon Brodkin Ars Technica in Business