The number of states restricting municipal broadband networks has dropped during the pandemic.
USDA putting money to expand broadband in 12 states, Ziply expands in 14 markets, TikTok most downloaded app in 2020.
White House announced infrastructure bill to include $65B, Fiber Connect 2021 wraps up, Washington State community broadband bill becomes law.
Governments and health providers have an opportunity to carry the momentum of 2020 for telehealth's future.
Efforts to shore up the security of government systems will require continued investment from Congress.
Air Force signs with OneWeb, few Americans want muni build ban, N.C. bill wants electrical co-ops paying for ISP-ready poles.
Washington State's head of broadband says mapping to the premises paying dividends in the state.
AP releases infrastructure report cards, Washington passes bill removing muni networks limits, AEI says fair use case win for programmers.
Though Washington is home to one of the nation’s fastest growing tech hubs, many communities throughout the state lack adequate […]
February 7, 2021 – Differences in the intellectual property and privacy landscape between Europe and the United States account are […]
February 1, 2021—“The data is clear: older adults have been falling increasingly behind in digital connectivity, which negatively affects their […]
January 5, 2021 — The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireline Competition Bureau on Monday issued a request for public input on […]
Rep. Frank Pallone, D-New Jersey, was unanimously reelected Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee for the Congress beginning […]
December 2, 2020 — This Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on Wednesday morning voted 14-12 to advance Federal […]
November 12, 2020 — The failure to connect the rural-urban digital divide in the United States is not one of […]
In a letter sent on Friday to 21 of the largest utility companies, Senate Democrats called on telecommunications giants to […]
October 30, 2020 – Tech platform companies Google, Facebook, and Twitter said they not in favor of redefining the phrase, […]
There has been a huge amount of hype in the United States about being in a race with the Chinese […]
October 19, 2020 – The experience of war today is fundamentally mediated by digital systems that facilitate almost every effort […]
The top official of the Federal Communications Commission on Monday provided an update on the agency’s approach to 5G deployment […]
The city of Fullerton, California, has turned on the first section of what will be a citywide open access network, […]
SpaceX, an aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company headed by Elon Musk, has been actively deploying internet-beaming satellites into […]
Brad Smith, president of Microsoft, called for closing the broadband gap during a Thursday Axios webinar on leadership and the […]
The city of West Des Moines will invest $40 million to become Iowa’s first Google Fiber-enabled city, the Des Moines […]
June 3, 2020 — “In a matter of three weeks, telehealth has advanced three years,” said Maryann Copenhaver, vice president […]
May 20, 2020 — Sweden has a knack for being the first to the table of tech. Ericsson, a telecommunications […]
May 2, 2020 – “Silicon Valley needs to become more political,” said Mark Lutter, founder and executive director of the […]
The landline internet service provider Frontier Communications has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, according to CNBC. This is part of […]
April 14, 2020— Recovered coronavirus patient Rep. Ben McAdams, D-Utah., recounted his experience overcoming COVID-19 and gave his thoughts on […]
April 1, 2020 –States have put privacy legislation on a back burner during the coronavirus pandemic. At the same time, even […]
WASHINGTON, March 24, 2020 – Telecom industry panelists criticized the broadcast industry’s lack of use of 90 percent of the […]
The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau on Tuesday granted U.S. Cellular, a wireless telecommunications network, to use additional spectrum […]
Lariat.net, a wireless internet service provider in Laramie, Wyoming, announced that it will offer free internet service to telehealth providers […]
WASHINGTON, March 6, 2020 – As cases of the novel coronavirus expand in the United States, Americans are struggling to […]
WASHINGTON, February 25, 2020 – In the wake of the D.C. Circuit court’s decision to uphold the substance but remand […]
WASHINGTON, January 30, 2020 – Even though broadband is often considered a part of interstate commerce, city leaders need to […]
WASHINGTON, January 28, 2020 – Winning the race for the 5G wireless standard will help in the preservation of democracy, […]
The Founder of Broadband Census and Breakfast Breakfast, and the former executive director of the Partnership for a Connected Illinois – […]
WASHINGTON, June 19, 2019 – Smart cities and smart regions need better broadband, but also “soft infrastructure,” or the policies […]
WASHINGTON, September 16, 2010 - The Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration on Thursday announced two American Recovery and Reinvestment Act investments, totaling $6.1 million...