After Math: That's something at least
There's always a silver lining around the smoke rising from a dumpster fire.
FCC commits $20.4 billion to help close the rural digital divide
$16 billion will bring high-speed broadband to ‘wholly unserved’ areas.
Bernie Sanders proposes $150 billion for public broadband improvements
He also wants lower-cost service and to break up telecom giants.
FCC rolls out a $9 billion fund for rural 5G connectivity
It will replace the $4.5 billion Mobility Fund Phase II to bring 4G LTE to rural areas.
FCC formally approves the T-Mobile-Sprint merger
The deal still faces a lawsuit filed by state attorneys general.
Microsoft plans to bring internet access to 40 million people by 2022
The company will start with projects in Latin America and Africa.
Microsoft plans to bring broadband to 9 million more Americans
The figure includes a million people in unserved rural areas.
FCC chairman Ajit Pai endorses T-Mobile / Sprint merger
He already said he'd ask commissioners to greenlight the deal.
FCC approves another $137 million to expand rural broadband access
It'll bring high-speed internet to 36,579 homes and businesses over the next decade.