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Content Archives: Daily Links

October 27, 2021

Biden picks broadband-for-all advocate Rosenworcel to lead FCC

Rep. worried broadband funding will miss mark without new maps

Kentucky among 19 states to receive FCC funding for broadband

Verizon partners with Amazon to offer satellite internet in rural areas

The startup that wants to disrupt big internet providers

FCC kicks China Telecom Americas out of US

Net neutrality back on the table


October 26, 2021

Cumberland Valley Electric joins broadband initiative

WISPA worries new ReConnect rules will hurt FWA broadband providers

Biden expected to make two FCC picks

FCC announces nearly $1.3bln in funding requests in Emergency Connectivity Fund

Mass. bill looks to restore net neutrality for broadband operators

Windstream named to Newsweek’s top 100 most loved workplaces

Here’s the FBI’s internal guide for getting data from AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon


October 25, 2021

USDA ready to distribute $1.15 bln for rural broadband

Rural broadband among recent votes in Lycoming County

Government-owned broadband is wrong for RI taxpayers

Steve Samara: meeting PA’s digital needs

Starlink rival quotes Supreme Court to bolster its position in FCC debate

FCC pledges $554 mln for rural broadband deployment


October 22, 2021

W.Va. official says state residents should see immediate impact from broadband plan

Verizon loses 68,000 pay TV, adds 98,000 broadband subscribers

Virginia anticipates more than $2bln in broadband funding

FCC dispenses $544 mln in rural broadband funds

$52.33 bln spaced-based broadband internet markets, 2021

FCC targets Big Tech with new regulatory fees

In rural communities, Covid relief and broadband investment can’t be competing priorities


October 21, 2021

Verizon profit tops expectations, broadband continues to see growth

Is cable’s broadband growth leveling off?

84 percent of Phila. homes have high-speed broadband, up from 70 percent in 2019

Union, Clinton and Northumberland Counties part of Lycoming County rural broadband plan involving Windstream

FCC announces over $500 mln in rural broadband funding

Let’s remove broadband barriers to maximize federal investment in NY

3.45 GHz auction blasts past $7B


October 20, 2021

Virginia announces $2 bln investment with local, private partners to expand broadband

Maine gov. picks industry leader to head new state broadband agency

Lycoming Co. awards request for proposal for rural broadband to Windstream

Kansas gov. says rural broadband connectivity ahead of schedule

Iowa strives to reach full broadband coverage by 2025

FCC commissioner calls Chinese drone company a potential airborne version of Huawei

Who’s going to lead the telecom panel?


October 19, 2021

W.Va. maps out broadband investment plan

Requests for Next Level Broadband Grants Program total over $606 mln 

Telehealth at forefront of broadband discussions (Mo.)

National non-profit to launch joint initiative to close broadband affordability and homework gap

New FCC rules could force wireless carriers to block spam texts

Samsung, Qualcomm, Verizon achieve 711 mbps 5G upload speeds in lab test

T-Mobile lands first place on three separate reports