FCC will consider raising the speed standard for certain carriers that receive fixed monthly funding from the agency.
The long awaited notice of funding opportunity laid out the system for how each applicant program will be scored.
Both the GSCA and Yellowstone Fiber are using UTOPIA's techniques to provide open access broadband over fiber.
The funding priorities of IIJA has created the false perception that middle mile is not as important as last mile, experts say.
Workforce funding for infrastructure expansion has been allocated under the infrastructure bill.
Though the technology could help cut costs in some areas, it should not be considered "an end all be all solution."
Digital literacy gap and lack of outreach are part of the digital divide.
AT&T executives emphasized role of fixed-wireless as crucial to serving rural Americans.
Fixed wireless providers will be given an opportunity to view data about their served regions ahead of fabric roll-out.
Comedian John Oliver wants the federal government to work on federal privacy legislation.
Gary Bolton and Shirley Bloomfield called on NTIA Administrator Alan Davidson to prioritize applicant investing in "future-proof" fiber.
Some state laws, as written, may run counter to IIJA language and constrain the use of federal funds.
Kamala Harris was initially slated to visit Louisiana last month, but cancelled due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
President Biden received a standing ovation during address.
The playbook was discussed in a webinar Friday afternoon.
The Government Accountability Office rejected LightBox's bid to protest CostQuest's award to build the map.
President Joe Biden commented on closing the digital divide in his first State of the Union address.
The organization is concerned that access to federal money will come with burdensome reporting.
The plan addresses availability and adoption of a high-speed internet connection for disadvantaged communities.
Accurate maps will allow federal dollars to target unserved and underserved areas.
Starks sat down to discuss the promise of smart grid technology for the environment.
Treasury Department departed from its original proposed rule, granting recipients flexibility on broadband download and upload speeds.
Leading figures in telecom media share thoughts on what the next year will hold for the industry.
According to data from Ookla, Starlink's median speeds in the U.S. dipped below 100 Mbps download, the speeds required for federal infrastructure bill money.
Generic radio components could provide the flexibility and versatility needed to bring broadband access to those in need.
Keller and Heckman Partner Jim Baller says model could lead to a race to the bottom, but UTOPIA CEO disagrees.
Gary Bolton and Nicol Turner Lee debated technology use to tackle the digital divide.
Industry also debated merits of fiber versus other technologies, and speeds.
Leaders addressed strategies and importance of private spending.
Gigi Sohn explained her positions on issues facing the FCC.
TPI released their broadband map, which tracks speeds, availability, and adoption rates across the country.
The registration comes after the company rebranded to Meta, taking it beyond its social media origins.
President Biden celebrated $65 billion for broadband deployment.
For companies to have successful builds, they need to ensure they know how to interpret their data.
Infrastructure bill does not see expected vote Thursday, Facebook's whistleblower reveals herself, GDPR has huge fines.
Some experts believe that public-private models may provide answers for municipalities struggling to narrow the digital divide.
Conference, which hosted the Digital Infrastructure Investment show, digs into pressing connectivity issues.
Christopher Ali discusses his solutions to bridge the rural-urban digital divide in his most recent book, "Farm Fresh Broadband."
"Farm Fresh Broadband" explains the world of broadband policy and provides solutions to bridge the digital divide.
Advisory panel includes leaders in broadband and a chief economist at the FCC.