Rural broadband

05.03.12
FCC to dole out up to $300 million to help carriers expand service in rural areas
05.03.12

FCC to dole out up to $300 million to help carriers expand service in rural areas

It seems like almost every day that we receive a press release announcing Verizon or AT&T is p...

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04.11.12
The Engadget Interview: ViaSat CEO Mark Dankberg on Exede and the future of in-flight WiFi
04.11.12

The Engadget Interview: ViaSat CEO Mark Dankberg on Exede and the future of in-flight WiFi

When you think about satellite internet, dismal speeds, ridiculous latency and astronomical fees ar...

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02.14.12
Satellite web surfing at 40Mbps with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro (video)
02.14.12

Satellite web surfing at 40Mbps with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro (video)

If you've been relying on a satellite modem for your daily dose of the Internet, you're probably al...

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02.13.12
Live from Camp Pendleton with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro Portable (video)
02.13.12

Live from Camp Pendleton with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro Portable (video)

There's no power outlet, land-based internet connection or even a decent cell signal in sight, yet...

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01.10.12
ViaSat 12Mbps 'exede' broadband gets official date and data bundles, eyes up you rural types
01.10.12

ViaSat 12Mbps 'exede' broadband gets official date and data bundles, eyes up you rural types

Still fancy some of that 12Mbps satellite broadband ViaSat announced last week? Well, the service...

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01.08.12
ViaSat residential satellite broadband internet hands-on (video)
01.08.12

ViaSat residential satellite broadband internet hands-on (video)

Last Thursday, ViaSat announced pricing for its new home broadband service, which is set to deliv...

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01.05.12
ViaSat details home broadband, 12 Mbps service to roll out on the 16th for $50 per month
01.05.12

ViaSat details home broadband, 12 Mbps service to roll out on the 16th for $50 per month

Earlier this year, ViaSat launched its ViaSat-1, a 140 Gbps capacity satellite positioned over No...

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10.27.11
FCC's 'Connect America Fund' redirects phone fees to provide rural broadband
10.27.11

FCC's 'Connect America Fund' redirects phone fees to provide rural broadband

The Federal Communications Commission has just unveiled a new plan that'll overhaul an $8 billion...

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08.09.11
FCC frees up to 650MHz of backhaul spectrum to accelerate rural 4G deployment
08.09.11

FCC frees up to 650MHz of backhaul spectrum to accelerate rural 4G deployment

Busting down a critical obstacle in the deployment of mobile broadband in rural areas, the FCC annou...

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