ITworld Unified Communications http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/32/all en FCC adds $9 billion to broadband subsidy fund http://www.itworld.com/government/415833/fcc-adds-9-billion-broadband-subsidy-fund The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted Wednesday to shift US$9 billion over five years from traditional telephone subsidies to broadband subsidies, in an effort to bring high-speed Internet services to 5 million U.S. residents who don&#039;t have access.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/government/415833/fcc-adds-9-billion-broadband-subsidy-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/government/415833/fcc-adds-9-billion-broadband-subsidy-fund#comments Government Networking Unified Communications News Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:40:37 +0000 IDGNS staff 415833 at http://www.itworld.com NSA spying revelations have tired out China's Huawei http://www.itworld.com/networking/415748/nsa-spying-revelations-have-tired-out-chinas-huawei Revelations about U.S. secret surveillance programs have left China&#039;s Huawei Technologies exhausted on the public relations front, a top company executive said Wednesday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/415748/nsa-spying-revelations-have-tired-out-chinas-huawei" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/415748/nsa-spying-revelations-have-tired-out-chinas-huawei#comments Government IT Management Networking Security Unified Communications News Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:47:58 +0000 IDGNS staff 415748 at http://www.itworld.com US to vote on sharp increase in broadband subsidies http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415733/us-vote-sharp-increase-broadband-subsidies The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will vote Wednesday on a proposal to pump US$1.8 billion into a fund that subsidizes broadband deployments in rural communities.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415733/us-vote-sharp-increase-broadband-subsidies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415733/us-vote-sharp-increase-broadband-subsidies#comments Government IT Management Networking Unified Communications News Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:55:25 +0000 IDGNS staff 415733 at http://www.itworld.com Phone buyers are hanging up on subsidies, AT&T says http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415717/phone-buyers-are-hanging-subsidies-att-says Installment plans for cellphones are starting to squeeze out the time-honored practice of paying a subsidized price up front, AT&amp;amp;T says.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415717/phone-buyers-are-hanging-subsidies-att-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415717/phone-buyers-are-hanging-subsidies-att-says#comments IT Management Networking Unified Communications News Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:34:41 +0000 IDGNS staff 415717 at http://www.itworld.com Reddit demotes technology subthread after posts were deleted http://www.itworld.com/internet/415712/reddit-demotes-technology-subthread-after-posts-were-deleted Reddit has removed from its front page the popular r/technology subreddit after what it called bad editorial choices by the page&#039;s moderators.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415712/reddit-demotes-technology-subthread-after-posts-were-deleted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415712/reddit-demotes-technology-subthread-after-posts-were-deleted#comments Internet On-demand Software Unified Communications News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:36:21 +0000 IDGNS staff 415712 at http://www.itworld.com Wireless and broadband fuel sales growth for AT&T http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415702/wireless-and-broadband-fuel-sales-growth-att Gains from its broadband and wireless businesses have fueled AT&amp;amp;T&#039;s best revenue growth in more than two years.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415702/wireless-and-broadband-fuel-sales-growth-att" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415702/wireless-and-broadband-fuel-sales-growth-att#comments IT Management Unified Communications News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:16:52 +0000 IDGNS staff 415702 at http://www.itworld.com Google will push mobile app installs in search and YouTube http://www.itworld.com/internet/415681/google-will-push-mobile-app-installs-search-and-youtube Mobile users of Google&#039;s search and YouTube service will soon see more targeted ads that take them straight to the installation pages for advertisers&#039; mobile apps.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/415681/google-will-push-mobile-app-installs-search-and-youtube" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/415681/google-will-push-mobile-app-installs-search-and-youtube#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Personal Tech Unified Communications News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:41:50 +0000 IDGNS staff 415681 at http://www.itworld.com Aereo argues that ruling against it could hurt cloud storage business http://www.itworld.com/415670/aereo-argues-ruling-against-it-could-hurt-cloud-storage-business If the U.S. Supreme Court rules that streaming video provider Aereo violates the copyrights of TV networks, it may also put cloud storage services at risk, the company&#039;s lawyer argued Monday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/415670/aereo-argues-ruling-against-it-could-hurt-cloud-storage-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/415670/aereo-argues-ruling-against-it-could-hurt-cloud-storage-business#comments Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:14:53 +0000 IDGNS staff 415670 at http://www.itworld.com iOS 7.1.1 aims for Touch ID, keyboard fixes http://www.itworld.com/415666/ios-711-aims-touch-id-keyboard-fixes If something about iOS 7.1 just didn&#039;t sit right for you, no worries: Here comes iOS 7.1.1 to give it another shot.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/415666/ios-711-aims-touch-id-keyboard-fixes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/415666/ios-711-aims-touch-id-keyboard-fixes#comments Mobile & Wireless Software Unified Communications News IOS iOS 7 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:34:55 +0000 IDGNS staff 415666 at http://www.itworld.com Mysterious malware steals Apple credentials from jailbroken iOS devices http://www.itworld.com/security/415601/mysterious-malware-steals-apple-credentials-jailbroken-ios-devices A malware campaign of yet-to-be-determined origin is infecting jailbroken iPhones and iPads to steal Apple account credentials from SSL encrypted traffic.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/415601/mysterious-malware-steals-apple-credentials-jailbroken-ios-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/415601/mysterious-malware-steals-apple-credentials-jailbroken-ios-devices#comments Mobile & Wireless Security Software Unified Communications News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:00:32 +0000 IDGNS staff 415601 at http://www.itworld.com Super-high frequencies could one day deliver your mobile video http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415562/super-high-frequencies-could-one-day-deliver-your-mobile-video Mobile operators want a way to keep urban users happy as they get more thirsty for data, and a professor in New York City thinks he&#039;s found what they&#039;re looking for.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415562/super-high-frequencies-could-one-day-deliver-your-mobile-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/415562/super-high-frequencies-could-one-day-deliver-your-mobile-video#comments Mobile & Wireless Networking Unified Communications News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:57:36 +0000 IDGNS staff 415562 at http://www.itworld.com AT&T lays out plan for gigabit Internet dominance, setting up Google Fiber showdown http://www.itworld.com/networking/415551/att-lays-out-plan-gigabit-internet-dominance-setting-google-fiber-showdown The wave of next-generation Internet speeds is coming, as Google Fiber and AT&amp;amp;T&#039;s U-Verse with GigaPower networks lead the charge. These fiber-optic networks offer blazing data speeds of up to 1 gigabit per second; what&#039;s more users on these networks can download huge files like HD movies in a matter of seconds as opposed to the minutes it takes on traditional networks.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/415551/att-lays-out-plan-gigabit-internet-dominance-setting-google-fiber-showdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/415551/att-lays-out-plan-gigabit-internet-dominance-setting-google-fiber-showdown#comments Internet Networking Unified Communications News Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:49:53 +0000 IDGNS staff 415551 at http://www.itworld.com AT&T's expanded 1 Gbps fiber rollout could go head to head with Google http://www.itworld.com/networking/415539/atts-expanded-1-gbps-fiber-rollout-could-go-head-head-google U.S. broadband giant AT&amp;amp;T could roll out 1Gbps fiber-optic service to up to 21 new metropolitan areas, including Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Jose, California, the company said Monday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/415539/atts-expanded-1-gbps-fiber-rollout-could-go-head-head-google" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/415539/atts-expanded-1-gbps-fiber-rollout-could-go-head-head-google#comments Networking Unified Communications News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:41:26 +0000 IDGNS staff 415539 at http://www.itworld.com Where R U now? iPhone texts come to Glass http://www.itworld.com/415512/where-r-u-now-iphone-texts-come-glass Google Glass-wearing, iPhone-toting techies who can&#039;t be bothered to look at their smartphones for texts can instead peer into a different screen out of the corner of their eye.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/415512/where-r-u-now-iphone-texts-come-glass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/415512/where-r-u-now-iphone-texts-come-glass#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Software Unified Communications News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:16:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 415512 at http://www.itworld.com Aereo court case: Consumer control over TV vs. broadcaster copyrights http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415501/aereo-court-case-consumer-control-over-tv-vs-broadcaster-copyrights The ability of television viewers to control and watch programs may be at stake when the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments Tuesday in a copyright infringement case brought by TV networks against Aereo, a service that streams over-the-air television online.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415501/aereo-court-case-consumer-control-over-tv-vs-broadcaster-copyrights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415501/aereo-court-case-consumer-control-over-tv-vs-broadcaster-copyrights#comments Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:46:33 +0000 IDGNS staff 415501 at http://www.itworld.com