AT&T's rural wireless internet is now available in 18 states
California and Texas are among the latest additions.
Verizon will give rural customers more time to find new providers
For those with no other options, it’s offering limited data plans.
FCC offers 'reverse-auction' to expand rural broadband access
The allocation of almost $2 billion over 10 years starts in 2018.
AT&T's rural wireless internet push starts with Georgia
AT&T's launch is part of a promise to bring underserved areas online.
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...
EE banks on small-antenna networks to fix its rural black spots
Mobile phone coverage in some of the UK's most rural areas is often patchy and unreliable. While t...
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...
US phone companies to explore replacing all phone numbers with IP addresses
Voice-over-IP (VoIP) is nothing new, of course, but so far it's been regarded merely as an add-on...
FCC rubber-stamps use of select AT&T LTE bands by smaller US carriers
Last month, AT&T agreed to let smaller US carriers use its 700MHz LTE spectrum, and now the Fe...