broadband broadband  /b ˈrɔd ˌbænd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating to or being a communications network in which the bandwidth can be divided and shared by multiple simultaneous signals (as for voice or data or video)
  2. (adj) responding to or operating at a wide band of frequencies

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The deal's real appeal: broadband.
  2. Workers haul part of a fiber optic cable onto the shore in Mombasa, Kenya, in an effort to bring broadband Internet connectivity to east Africa.
  3. Internet-enabled phones won't offer broadband speed this year or for years to come.

News

  1. Broadband panels death knell could be just a click away

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A governor-appointed group charged with expanding high-speed Internet in West Virginia could be disbanded next year unless it secures additional funding. The West Virginia Broadband Deployment Council plans to exhaust its remaining f...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Charleston Gazette

  2. Broadband Availability Gap In Michigan Shrinking

    LANSING - The broadband availability gap in Michigan is shrinking, a new reports shows, with 97.33 percent of Michigan residents now having access to broadband, up from 96.45 percent last October.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Michigan Technology News

  3. Atlantic Broadband Selects TiVo to Deliver Nation's Most Advanced Multi-Screen Viewing Experience

    TiVo Inc. , a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, and Atlantic Broadband, the nation's 12th largest cable operator offering bundled TV, Internet and Phone services, today announced ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. However, RIL chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani said in a statement, "we see this as the next wave of value creation opportunity in the wireless broadband space. We believe this will pole-vault India's economy into the digital world at an...
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Mukesh Source: Daily News & Analysis

  2. "Demand for broadband continues to grow as new applications emerge and customers embrace them, leading to data traffic on our network growing more than 50 percent year over year on average," says Randall Stephenson, AT&T chairman and chief...
    on Mar 10, 2009 By: Randall L. Stephenson Source: Bizjournals.com

  3. Charles Dunstone, Carphone Warehouse CEO, said: "We are delighted to be acquiring Tiscali's UK business - we know the business well and the fit with TalkTalk is perfect. In one step, it makes TalkTalk the UK's largest residential broadband provider...
    on May 8, 2009 By: Charles Dunstone Source: Register

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