Thirteen additional bidders approved for RDOF, Blue Ridge going full fiber, YouTube Premium growing but trails other streaming apps.
Lightbox publishing new broadband map, Epic Games suffers loss in Apple antitrust case, 2021 Community Broadband Awards announced.
Webinar hears how critical mapping is to bridging the digital divide.
Experts agreed that outreach and marketing to historically underserved and marginalized communities must be a part of the discussion.
In an interview with Broadband Breakfast, Technology Policy Institute President Scott Wallsten blamed bad mapping for RDOF mess.
Defaulters say new FCC mapping data shows areas they bid to connect are already adequately served.
Competing submissions to the FCC show the friction over valuable mid-band spectrum.
The agency is scrutinizing the winning bids for the $9.2-billion fund, and asking companies to consider withdrawing.
Huntsville Utilities has constructed a fiber network to nearly every residence and business but not directly connected the properties.
The Communications Workers of America is accusing Lumen of underinvesting in broadband while taking public money.
A decade after the advent of LTE, the next-generation 5G will be, and already is, a critical resource for Americans.
The report on new technologies and data lays out importance of data security and satellite communications.
This session will consider the many active conversations currently taking place among smaller internet companies. The interest and momentum behind mergers and acquisitions presents an opportunity...
Fed funding prioritizing trusted network supplies, Frontier sued for speed claims, Charter wants waiver on areas, Internet Explorer support ending.
Keynote speakers at Day 2 of WISPA America tackled broadband speed thresholds, infrastructure and federal programs.
RDOF reverse auction criticized again, Google ups revenues during Covid, California survey on broadband access for K-12 students.
“You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.” – Inigo Montoya, The Princess […]
Broadband Breakfast panelists wrestle with the challenge of financing broadband infrastructure projects.
April 2, 2021 – State broadband authorities working close to the ground say that the key to tackling the digital […]
March 25, 2021 – Wireless broadband providers need more regulatory support to meet broadband gigabit needs on a large geographic […]
March 24, 2021 – The University of Southern California and the California Emerging Technology Fund announced a partnership on Monday to […]
March 4, 2021 – Amid claims that the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund chose winners that may not be able to […]
March 3, 2021—Vantage Point Solutions is questioning whether wireless providers can deliver on their contractual obligations following the announcement of […]
February 22, 2021—House Republicans have introduced a bill this past week that would outlaw municipally-owned broadband networks because, they argue, […]
February 18, 2021— Electrical cooperatives that own their own fiber are filling in the broadband gaps that telecoms have left, […]
Panelists include: Donny Smith, CEO of FiberSmith, Sandeep Dhingra, CTO of Network Services at STL, and Brian Regan, VP at Starry, and moderated by Drew Clark...
February 11, 2021—Broadband providers are becoming increasingly vocal in their concerns over some of the winning bidders in the first […]
February 10, 2021 – The United States and its allies are already far behind China in investing in 5G mobile […]
February 3, 2021 – Charter Communication said it is planning to spend $5 billion on rural broadband, with support from […]
WASHINGTON, December 30, 2020 – Here are my reflections on the top 10 broadband stories of the past year, presented […]
December 22, 2020 — With the closing of the bidding in Federal Communications Commission’s Rural Digital Opportunity Fund reverse-auction, many […]
December 16, 2020 – Render Networks has announced the launch of its new RDOF Deployment Guide, sharing key considerations for […]
December 15, 2020 — The Federal Communications Commission recently announced the winners of the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund. In the […]
It’s no secret that the Federal Communications Commission’s current broadband maps are flawed, many observers believe. The existing maps rely […]
Harold Feld, senior vice president of Public Knowledge, called for Democratic members of the Federal Communications Commission to fight Republican […]
December 7, 2020 – The Federal Communications Commission on Monday announced that it had awarded $9.3 billion in broadband funds (PDF) for […]
Broadband Forum published three new standards Monday that it believes will help promote the mass adoption of 5G and unlock […]
October 12, 2020 – The digital divide is a real problem for rural America, Shirley Bloomfield, CEO of NTCA, the […]
Cooperative Network Services, a consultant that works with broadband providers in the upper Midwest, recently created a map plotting the […]
September 23, 2020 – Individuals representing different facets of rural broadband – traditional telecom companies, rural electric utilities, wireless providers […]