Report: Small Businesses Lack Broadband Choice, Competition
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, FCC, National Broadband Plan, States
November 16th, 2010
WASHINGTON, November 16, 2010 – Small businesses want choice and competition in the broadband service market, according to a new government report, but unfortunately they aren’t getting either.
Lawmakers Show Partisan Split on Open Internet Proposal
September 2nd, 2010
WASHINGTON, September 2, 2010 – The request for comments by the Federal Communications Commission on the managed services aspect on the open internet has received mixed reactions from members of Congress.
FCC Chief’s Top Advisor to Step Down in June
Broadband Updates, FCC, National Broadband Plan
May 4th, 2010
WASHINGTON, May 4, 2010 – Colin Crowell, a senior counselor to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski, will leave the FCC in June.
Commerce Announces Final Grant Awards from First Funding Round
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, NTIA, States, Universal Service, Wireless
April 27th, 2010
WASHINGTON, April 27, 2010 – The Commerce Department has announced nine broadband investments totaling more than $114 million in grants, in more than a dozen states. The announcement marks the final grant awards from the first round of BTOP applications.
Massachusetts Seeks $45 Million in Broadband Funding
Broadband Stimulus, Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, States
March 30th, 2010
WASHINGTON, March 30, 2010 – Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announced that the state has submitted an application for $45.4 million in federal stimulus funding to expand broadband access in western Massachusetts.
ZeroDivide Looks for Broadband Grant Partnerships
Broadband Stimulus, NTIA
July 31st, 2009
WASHINGTON, July 31, 2009 – ZeroDivide, an investor in community enterprises leveraging technology to help underserved communities, is looking for non-profit partners to apply for broadband monies that are part of the national economic stimulus plan.