Broadband

Broadband nirvana: The last mile's the hardest
TIME dotCom launched its latest 100Mbps fiber broadband offering at RM179 per month. Edwin Yapp wonders why every other broadband player can't have an option to offer such speeds and questions what the impedients are for not being able to do so. 
‘We’re going to blow everyone out of the water’
TIME dotCom rolls out its broadband consumer service, saying that it's going to blow its competitors out of the water. Fun times indeed in the Malaysian tech ecosystem.
Let’s get behind Pemandu
DNA founder Karamjit Singh says he would not like to be in Pemandu CEO Datuk Seri Idris Jala’s shoes – attacked by the very people who should be supporting him.
Cahaya Malaysia, TM’s latest submarine cable, to begin ops Aug 20
TM said that its latest international submarine cable system Cahaya Malaysia, which links Malaysia to Japan, will begin carrying Internet traffic on Aug 20.
A potential disruptor to live broadcasting
The 30th Olympiad comes to us not just over traditional TV but also over the Net. For the first time in history, up to 10 live events are being streamed over Google's YouTube channel. What is the impact of this development? Edwin Yapp ponders this as he watches the Games over his PC, Mac, tablet and smartphone.
AIMS rolls out cloud-based caching service
AIMS Group has expanded of its Managed Services portfolio, which currently includes different levels of IT infrastructure and application hosting, with a cloud-model based service known as ‘Caching by AIMS', saying it can shave 50% off local ISPs' international bandwidth costs.
P1 broadband now in Sabah
4G service provider Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (P1) has rolled in the East Malaysian state of Sabah, saying it aims to provide up to 80% household coverage in the urban parts of state capital Kota Kinabalu by the end of 2012.  
TIME gets in on APG submarine cable deal
TIME dotCom Berhad has entered into a construction and maintenance agreement for the Asia Pacific Gateway (APG) submarine cable system connecting Malaysia to Korea and Japan.
TIME acquires three companies in telco space
TIME dotCom Berhad acquired three companies in the telecommunications industry on May 17, expanding revenue source to 11 other countries besides Malaysia, the company said in a statement.
Philippines eyeing TV ‘white space’ for broadband
The Philippines Government has embarked on a project to tap unused “white space” frequencies in between TV channels to deliver broadband connection, particularly in rural areas.
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