One trade group warns about providers leaving the program if data collection too onerous.
Zumwalt’s tenure will begin on June 1.
Aiken was previously the president and CEO of the Wireless Internet Service Provers Association.
Meta and Google face allegations that they coordinated advertising practices to lock out their competition.
Advocates say strict compliance requirements may economically harm small providers.
NTIA Administrator Alan Davidson and other top broadband officials have agreed to speak at Broadband Breakfast for Lunch Events.
Aiken helped elevate the profile of the wireless association in Washington.
Broadband providers must now create “broadband nutrition labels” which list pricing and speed information.
Industry also debated merits of fiber versus other technologies, and speeds.
Many WISPs are no longer merely "wireless" internet service providers, but offer fiber-optics in a hybrid solution.
At our October 13, 2021, event, we'll discuss trends toward hybrid technology and government grants by WISPs.
The Las Vegas trade show Wispapalooza 2021 is back from October 11-October 14, 2021, and it's bigger than ever.
Sticking with the current FCC minimum, the proposed rule still leans into Biden administration talk of symmetrical speeds.
Many in Washington aren’t holding their breath for the broadband infrastructure deal to collapse.
Rep. Anna Eshoo reintroduces her 'dig once' legislation, Vice President touts Tribal funding, plus a new LEO library.
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.
WISPA holds first trade show in two years, which touched upon broadband infrastructure, mapping, spectrum and other topics.
Associations want inclusion in infrastructure plan, BroadbandNow report on state of broadband, and report says U.S. leads EU on broadband.
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March 2, 2021 – Lit Communities on Monday announced the finalization of an investment with Stephens Capital Partners LLC and […]
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Hours after blocking legislation to increase direct payments in the coronavirus stimulus legislation, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday […]
Remote work and learning during the pandemic compelled some lawmakers to get creative in expanding broadband availability. In Delaware and […]
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November 30, 2020 — Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Monday announced today that he would step down from […]
The Department of Veterans Affairs is extending its 5G hospital innovation project, beyond the Palo Alto-based hospital where it began […]
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FCC Chairman Ajit Pai shared his plan Tuesday (PDF) to make the 3.45-3.55 GigaHertz (GHz) band available for commercial use […]
The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday detailed the results of Auction 105, the recently concluded auction of 70 megahertz of […]
The Facebook Connectivity team announced Monday that it has developed a robotic aerial fiber deployment solution, in collaboration with a […]
“There is no better way to stimulate our economy and create millions of good paying jobs than to modernize our […]
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The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association on Monday filed comments to the FCC with guidance on taking full advantage of […]
The Federal Communications Commission on Friday said that it would end the practice of warning robocallers before issuing penalties for […]
April 22, 2020 – Multiple voices weighed in on the Federal Communications Commission’s public notice seeking comment on its prior […]