Profiles of Prospective Candidates to be FCC Chairman: Larry Strickling and Jessica Rosenworcel
Broadband's Impact, Congress, FCC, People, Wireless
April 4th, 2013
WASHINGTON, April 4, 2013 - This week BroadbandBreakfast.com continues its series of profiles of many of the top prospective candidates that might be selected to serve as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Julius Genachowski, the 29th chairman, on Friday announced on March 22, that he would step down within a few weeks. Larry Strickling, currently […]
Should Incumbents or Independents Participate in Broadband Mapping Treasure?
Broadband Data, Expert Opinion
October 12th, 2009
WASHINGTON, October 12, 2009 – Carl Weinschenck, writing in IT Business Edge, speaks about “Broadband Mapping: Treasure for a New Age.” Carl discusses the rash of interest in broadband data and mapping since the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, in February 2009, and highlights the work of several data companies. Among the companies highlighted are Ridgeview Telecom, Connected Nation, and BroadbandCensus.com.
NTIA Details Contacts With Legislators, States, Mapping Companies and Others
Broadband Data, Broadband Stimulus, NTIA
April 27th, 2009
WASHINGTON, April 27, 2009 – Officials at the agency responsible for crafting the federal government’s broadband stimulus policies held 36 meetings meeting over the past two months – 17 with federal legislators, 11 with private companies and non-profit groups, and eight with state and city officials.