Genachowski Extols Broadband at International Telecommunications Union
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, FCC, International, National Broadband Plan, Universal Service
May 27th, 2010
WASHINGTON, May 27, 2010 – Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski spoke about the United States’ broadband development and challenges regarding education at the World Telecommunications Development Conference in Hyderabad, India. He addressed the International Telecommunications Union in a roundtable discussion about the launch of the “Connect a School, Connect a Community” incentive.
European Rules Aim to Accelerate EU’s Broadband Take Rate
Broadband's Impact, Wireless
December 21st, 2009
December 21, 2009 – Long-awaited European Union telecommunications rules are set to take effect this week, the EU Commission said Monday. The rules, which must be adopted by EU member states by June 2011, will establish a new national governing authority for the field of telecommunications.
Economic Progress in India Depends Upon Rural Telecommunications
July 3rd, 2008
WASHINGTON, July 2 – In order for India’s phenomenal economic success to continue, telecommunications must be extended into rural areas, an Indian expert said during a Wednesday discussion about the growing economic clout of India.