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April 16, 2021

New York mandates $15 low-income broadband service

California school district to vote on whether high-speed broadband is a human right

Spectrum strikers create a new internet provider

New policy will expand internet access for more North Carolina citizens

The best fiber internet providers of 2021

Here’s why tech think tank wants Calif. net neutrality law overturned

T-Mobile smokes AT&T and Verizon in latest speedtest rankings


April 15, 2021

Whitmer vetoes GOP broadband bill

Broadband as a utility could happen in New York if a proposed bill is passed

China’s internet plan shows need for continued U.S. governance

Windstream brings gigabit broadband to 7K homes in Greene County

FCC cracks down on robocalls

CNET names ViasatĀ  “Best Satellite Provider of 2021 for rural internet service

Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile kill their cross-carrier RCS messaging plans


April 14, 2021

Broadband access bill becomes New York law

Why Biden’s broadband bonanza is likely to fail

Five things to consider before signing up for T-Mobile 5G home internet

Kinetic by Windstream brings ultra-fast gigabit broadband to Greene County

Frontier names former AT&T exec as chief network officer



April 13, 2021

FCC asks public to help test broadband speeds

T-Mobile responds to Dish’s FCC filing over premature CDMA shutdown date

Texas House approves broadband expansion billĀ 

California Supreme Court confirms call-recording statute applies to parties and nonparties alike

AT&T v. Comcast

Is T-Mobile a credible home internet provider?


April 12, 2021

Broadband nonprofit’s ex-CEO charged with misusing funds

Biden’s broadband plan is getting pushback

Sponsor: as broadband bill passes, it as good but could have been better

FCC adopts rules for round 2 of telehealth program funding

Passage of Senate bill bring Texas closer to better rural broadband

The billion dollar fight to cross the digital divide gets dirty


April 9, 2021

Barreling towards a broadband blunder

T-Mobile is coming for America’s cable internet giants

Florida to begin internet sales tax collection

PA’s Office of Commonwealth Libraries announces project to provide broadband internet access to underserved communities

DISH wants Starlink to cease operations in case of unfavorable FCC decisions

C Spire-led consortium on rural broadband access concludes research efforts


April 8, 2021

Broadband use surged more than 30 percent during pandemic, industry group says

Operators spar over satellite broadband market size

Bill aimed at improving West Va. broadband nears passage in Senate

NY will set $15 per month price cap on internet for low-income earners

Supporting rural broadband in PA

Why some on Wall Street want AT&T and Comcast to spin off media units

NM gov. signs bill that increase distribution for broadband from the State Rural Universal Service Fund