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What is Wi-Fi 6 and why you're going to want it

Why all the 6G wireless talk before we even have 5G? TechRepublic’s Karen Roby talks with ZDNet’s Scott Fulton about the future of 6G, the current status of 5G, and breaks down the difference between the two. Read more: https://zd.net/2JBhSji I have, let me see, seven Wi-Fi enabled devices currently ...

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ACCC happy with competition level in NBN aggregation

(Image: Chris Duckett/ZDNet) The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) will not demand that dark fibre and National Broadband Network (NBN) wholesale aggregation service providers hand over pricing and supply data, after saying on Thursday it was happy with the level of competition. “The ACCC considers that competition in the ...

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ARIN recovers 735,000 fraudulently obtained IPv4 addresses

Cisco: DNS attacks will undermine trust in the internet Sophisticated hacking group taps wide set of vulnerabilities as part of their global hacking spree. After some legal wrangling, the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) has reclaimed over 735,000 scarce IPv4 addresses that were fraudulently obtained by a businessman who ...

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Cisco slightly beats Q3 expectations

Cisco published its third quarter financial report on Wednesday, slightly beatig market expectations. The company posted a non-GAAP earnings of 78 cents per share on revenue of $13 billion, a 6 percent year-over-year increase. Analysts were expecting earnings of 77 cents per share on revenue of $12.89 billion. Product revenue ...

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ACCC opposes TPG and Vodafone Australia merger

Image: Asha McLean/ZDNet The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has opposed the merger between TPG and Vodafone Australia. The decision initially appeared in a short statement on the consumer watchdog’s site. “This information was inadvertently published online on our mergers register briefly this afternoon,” the Commission said. The ACCC ...

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