State and federal broadband policy experts agreed that partnerships would be instrumental to spending $42.5 billion in broadband funds.
The GAO report found many different federal broadband programs prone to inefficiencies.
What are the downsides of having too many grant requirements?
Billions in funding from the infrastructure bill could go toward states for other objectives like cybersecurity.
Broadband Breakfast returns to one of the subjects that it knows best: Broadband mapping and data.
Alan Davidson says NOFO requires that grant recipients offer both low-cost service options and middle-class affordability plans.
The lawsuit comes years after Facebook was found to have been used to harvest personal data for political purposes.
NTIA's Evan Feinman spoke about what states need to keep in mind as they prepare for BEAD funds.
Though most groups issued their support, others voiced reservations.
The long awaited notice of funding opportunity laid out the system for how each applicant program will be scored.
Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) details parameters of Broadband, Equity, Access and Deployment (BEAD) program.
Agency leaders sign pact to formalize information-sharing on broadband deployment projects.
Alan Davidson urges the importance of state activity in deploying broadband funds.
Digital literacy gap and lack of outreach are part of the digital divide.
Money coming from the IIJA must be flexible and include extensive private contributions, Davidson said at Broadband Breakfast event.
Apple CEO is not a fan of the legislation that would allow third-parties to bypass Apple store payments.
Charter is applying for millions in broadband money to build in Tennessee.
Gary Bolton and Shirley Bloomfield called on NTIA Administrator Alan Davidson to prioritize applicant investing in "future-proof" fiber.
The House passed bills about spectrum coordination and the FCC collecting maternal mortality and morbidity data.
The NTIA awarded four grants worth $1.2 million.
Legislators want broadband networks reach as many people as possible, but didn't specify how NTIA should do this.
The infrastructure bill includes money to put toward building a technical workforce for the future of broadband.
The Commerce agency will hold pre-funding technical assistance hearings for infrastructure bill money starting this month.
Alan Davidson applauded the FCC's effort in getting better broadband maps.
Kremlin-backed media network RT has been blocked by broadcasters and big technology companies.
The organization is concerned that access to federal money will come with burdensome reporting.
Join Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information Alan Davidson on April 13 at Broadband Breakfast for Lunch
Callers claimed they are 'electromagnetic field refugees.'
How much of low bandwidth performance can be attributed to poor Wi-Fi transmission or slow computing speeds in the home?
The Affordable Connectivity Program, like its predecessor, has a challenge with outreach, a conference heard Thursday.
The recruiting of 29 outside experts at the NTIA comes a day before the agency announced a new spectrum coordination initiative with the FCC.
Those interested in federal money should engage in outreach, build solid teams, Broadband.Money head Jase Wilson said.
Shekinah Pepper said Wednesday tribal communities should be on alert for service providers asking for chunks of subsidies upfront.
Accurate maps will allow federal dollars to target unserved and underserved areas.
Debate at an NTIA event over whether or not funding should go to the middle-mile.
The Federal Communications Commission has no excuse for why the agency finished with the same bad data it started with.
Business groups are asking Congress to supersede state laws by passing privacy legislation that sets a national standard.
While NTIA will interpret grant funding under the law, it’s up to states to determine where to allocate money.
Comments are due on February 4, 2022, focused on the infrastructure grants, middle-mile program, and digital equity planning grants.
The committee did not raise Gigi Sohn’s nomination during its meeting.