Wireless World Betokens Further Challenges and Opportunities for Broadband
October 19th, 2009
WASHINGTON, October 19, 2009 – In a year that has been described as transformational and phenomenal for the telecommunications industry, any attempts at regulating the Internet may turn back the good that the industry has enjoyed, and may slow down efforts at innovation, said panelists speaking at a Progress and Freedom Foundation event.
House Whip: Recovery Package Must Not Leave Rural Areas Behind
Broadband Stimulus, FCC, National Broadband Plan, NTIA
July 15th, 2009
WASHINGTON, July 15, 2009 – Widespread broadband deployment and adoption is essential to economic recovery as well as social justice, House Majority Whip James Clyburn, D-S.C. said Tuesday morning at the July BroadbandCensus.com Breakfast Club.
House Majority Whip James Clyburn to Speak at July 14 Broadband Breakfast Club
July 9th, 2009
WASHINGTON, July 9, 2009 – House Majority Whip James “Jim” Clyburn, D-S.C., has confirmed that he will speak at the Broadband Breakfast Club this upcoming Tuesday, July 14, 2009, hosted by BroadbandCensus.com.
Internet Providers, Consumer Advocates Optimistic on Internet Regulatory Outlook
Broadband's Impact, FCC, National Broadband Plan, Wireless
May 12th, 2009
SAN MATEO, Calif., May 12, 2009 – As the Obama administration’s FCC and technology policy agenda begins to take shape, internet policy experts at the Tech Policy Summit expressed relief at what they percieved as a more friendly White House for technology, but clashed on America’s success in broadband deployment and the role of wireless in expanding internet access.
Lots of Questions, No Easy Answers on Stimulus Funds at Tech Policy "Town Hall"
Broadband Stimulus, NTIA, States, Universal Service
May 11th, 2009
SAN MATEO, CALIF, May 11, 2009 – Familiar faces gathered and familiar arguments on the best way to spend $7.2 billion rang out Monday at the San Mateo Marriott as the 2009 Tech Policy Summit kicked off with a Broadband Innovation mini-conference, with an opening “town hall” on the “state of the stimulus.”
Aspen Dispatch: Next Generation Policy Outlook
August 19th, 2008
ASPEN, COLORADO, August 19 – Federal Communications Commissioner Robert McDowell and a panel of experts from the communications technologies industry addressed crucial issues arising for operators and users of next generation networks today at the Aspen Summit, hosted by the Progress and Freedom Foundation.
A Debate About Data Confidentiality and the Forthcoming 'Broadband Census for America'
August 8th, 2008
WASHINGTON, August 8 – Data about the names of broadband carriers and the locations in which they offer services, by ZIP code, is not confidential information. Data about the number of subscribers that carriers have in a particular ZIP code may well be confidential.