Telstra this week announced that it has extended its cloud services platform to the east coast US, an expansion of the platform it deploys in Europe and the Asia Pacific region. The move comes the same day one of its European-based competitors, Interoute, announced the launch of a new cloud node in New York.
Mobile internet users in New York benefit from broadband speeds that are almost four times faster than users in London experience, according to research published today. The average download speeds for New Yorkers stands at 8.5 Mbps, compared with 2.265 Mbps for Londoners. Average upload speed in New York is 4 Mbps, whereas in London, it is just 1 Mbps.
Reports are coming in that a random line has started outside Apple’s flagship Cube store in New York City. According to press on the scene, the queue is more than 60 people deep, although many are confused as to what they are lining up for. Explanations range from the much hyped 3G iPhone, to the [...]