US operators helped inflate speed scores on FCC study - report

Friday 13 December 2019 | 13:28 CET | News
A number of US operators were able last year to make the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) leave out some unflattering speed data from its Measuring Broadband America report, the Wall Street Journal reported, noting the names of AT&T, Cox, Comcast and other broadband companies. The report assesses whether providers actually deliver the speeds they advertise and then give a grade. The findings means the report probably overstates speeds, giving an incomplete or unreliable picture of performance.

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Companies: Altice USA / Apple / CenturyLink / Comcast / FCC / Frontier Communications / Hughes / Mediacom / Time Warner / Verizon / ViaSat / Windstream
Countries: United States
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