FCC Releases First Draft of National Broadband Plan After Weighing Record
National Broadband Plan, Premium Content, Universal Service, Wireless
December 17th, 2009
WASHINGTON, December 17, 2009 – The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday laid out a rough draft of its national broadband plan after weighing through 66,000 pages of written comments, 27 public notices, 100 items posted on its “blogband” web site, and 700 blog comment posted to the record.
But the agency says it is still difficult to answer key questions that must be addressed within two months time, or by February 17, 2010.
One Web Day DC 2008: E-Democracy and Information Policy, an Education and a Celebration
September 22nd, 2008
WASHINGTON, September 22 – One Web Day, DC style: New York has a rally celebrating the Internet and its democratizing power, DC holds a panel session focused on the policies that could either expand the web as a democratizing force or stifle it.
South Carolina Weighs State-Wide Wireless Access in Broadband Plans
September 21st, 2008
September 21 – The South Carolina Educational Broadband Service Commission is under pressure to develop an innovative solution for state-wide broadband access, but the clock is ticking.