Ruralbroadband

07.02.15
22 Massachusetts towns will build their own gigabit internet service
07.02.15

22 Massachusetts towns will build their own gigabit internet service

The FCC made it clear that towns should have the freedom to build their own broadband services, an...

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01.18.15
New York governor wants statewide 100Mbps internet by 2019
01.18.15

New York governor wants statewide 100Mbps internet by 2019

With a $1 billion plan, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo hopes to have every New Yorker hooked up to...

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01.07.15
The FCC will vote on net neutrality on February 26th
01.07.15

The FCC will vote on net neutrality on February 26th

The FCC may be about to redefine American internet access in a big, big way. Chairman Tom Wheeler...

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05.24.14
FCC gets approval for plan to subsidize fast rural internet access
05.24.14

FCC gets approval for plan to subsidize fast rural internet access

At long last, the FCC can move forward with reforming its rural connection subsidies for the broad...

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08.19.13
Connecting Cape Town: Inside South Africa's TV white spaces experiment
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08.19.13

Connecting Cape Town: Inside South Africa's TV white spaces experiment

In 2011, a United Nations commission came to a powerful conclusion: access to broadband internet i...

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08.10.13
FCC loosens outdoor power restrictions on 60GHz spectrum
08.10.13

FCC loosens outdoor power restrictions on 60GHz spectrum

In response to industry petitioners, the FCC is easing outdoor power restrictions on the unlicense...

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07.05.13
UK watchdog warns of rural broadband delay, blames BT monopoly
07.05.13

UK watchdog warns of rural broadband delay, blames BT monopoly

Despite receiving hundreds of millions of pounds in government subsidies, the effort to bring high...

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06.30.13
FCC approves Google's white space wireless database
06.30.13

FCC approves Google's white space wireless database

Google may have been on pins and needles while the FCC scrutinized its white space wireless databa...

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06.14.13
Dish and nTelos start testing fixed LTE broadband in rural Virginia (video)
06.14.13

Dish and nTelos start testing fixed LTE broadband in rural Virginia (video)

Dish has so far had to be content with offering broadband over its existing satellite network, but...

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