Internet service providers will now need to offer faster service if they want to label their products as “broadband.”
Increased Broadband Internet Speeds Now enforced by FCC…
The Federal Trade Commission, headed by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, increased the standard for Internet speeds from 4Mpbs download and 1Mbps upload to 25Mbps download and 3Mbps upload, whereas the US average is approximately 10.5Mbps. After seeing more consumers watch more videos online and needing greater speeds, this adjustment makes life easier online for Internet users. Read article to learn more!