FCC Diversity Panel Discusses Challenges, Solutions to Broadband Adoption
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, FCC, Media ownership
June 17th, 2010
WASHINGTON, June 17, 2010 – The Federal Communications Commission’s Advisory Committee on Diversity for Communications in the Digital Age met this week to discuss its progress and decide upon future actions. It also reviewed data showcasing minority groups’ use of broadband and other media delivery systems.
BET Makes Submission of National Sustainable Broadband Adoption Project
Broadband Stimulus, Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact
April 21st, 2010
WASHINGTON, April 21, 2010 – BET Networks announced on Monday its submission of a proposal to the Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications Information Administration (NTIA) for a grant under the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program. The BET program, called the National Sustainable Broadband Adoption Project would, if successful, increase broadband adoption among African Americans by providing compelling reasons for new households to adopt broadband, BET said in a release.