The cost of remote fiber deployment can be a deterrent, necessitating creative community solutions.
'The only way to get that density is to get fiber out there. That allows you to get more subs with your wireless.'
The grant will identify and fund rural and tribal community orgs.
The infrastructure bill's tech neutrality is concerning critics who say money will go to satellite, not enough to fiber.
The build is also underbudget, they said.
Some experts believe that public-private models may provide answers for municipalities struggling to narrow the digital divide.
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.
FCC Acting Chairwoman Rosenworcel said EBB will benefit tremendously from local outreach efforts.
Broadband Breakfast, in person and for lunch, heard about the possibilities with spectrum sharing and combining technologies for coverage.
The NTIA said $2.5B requested for broadband program, SpaceX ships 100K terminals, AMC appoints interim CEO.
Webinar hears how critical mapping is to bridging the digital divide.
Company head says scalable, gigabit future is a priority now to deal with future broadband challenges.
Government officials say inflationary pressures may make connecting rural America harder than previously anticipated.
Governments and health providers have an opportunity to carry the momentum of 2020 for telehealth's future.
The high cost of pole attachments can deter broadband providers from providing service to the anchor institutions and residential consumers.
Without further word on what to expect in the bipartisan infrastructure framework, Doug Dawson examines what direction it could take.
More experts weigh in on the fiber debate, but point to other technologies as important for the future of connectivity.
Open access provisions in municipal builds could alleviate fears of competition concerns with ISPs.
Biden willing to go $65B on broadband, Republican infrastructure plan, gigabit opportunity zone bill, David Ige's telecom past.
The bipartisan Hassan-Capito bill would provide state and local governments with new financing options for broadband projects.
NTCA's Shirley Bloomfield on driving improvements for rural broadband.
AT&T spins out WarnerMedia, California putting $7B in broadband, tribal lands get licences, and TPRC events virtual for now.
Vermont looks to expand broadband, California looks at passive infrastructure, AT&T gets DoT contract, and Cisco to buy Sedona.
Ivey announces $17 million to deploy broadband, Microsoft data for broadband map, and "Robin Hood" group involved in pipeline attack.
$10 billion dollars are being made available to communities in need to better connect their communities.
The speed of the broadband service used was only one component of the issues students faced.
Air Force signs with OneWeb, few Americans want muni build ban, N.C. bill wants electrical co-ops paying for ISP-ready poles.
Boost is bundling telehealth services, South Dakota planning $100 million for broadband, Frequencz gets $4 million in capital.
The American Jobs Plan, President Joe Biden’s infrastructure plan, includes $100 billion to ensure broadband availability to every single American at affordable rates. This means building...
Experts discuss the short- and long-term need for gigabit speeds.
FCC acting chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel said she hopes state legislatures change stance on muni builds.
Cox agrees to buy fiber company Segra, Eutelsat is taking 24% in OneWeb, and Maine proposes broadband agency.
Critics are unhappy about President Joe Biden's $2.3-billion plan that includes prioritizing local builds.
Why deregulation isn't pro-competition, the case for repealing Section 230, and the breakup of AT&T.
Experts say it's difficult to get an understanding of cost for connecting rural regions without quality maps.
April 5, 2021—The Supreme Court ruled in favor of Google on Monday morning in a copyright dispute that has spanned […]
Panelists include Scott Rudd, Indiana Broadband Office, Teresa Ferguson, Colorado Broadband Office, Matt Schmitt, Illinois Office of Broadband, Kenrick Gordon, Maryland Office of Rural Broadband, Burt...
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, […]