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Content Archives: Daily Links

May 23, 2022

Lifeline v. ACP: What are the differences between these broadband programs?

Fiber will totally solve the problem

The FCC has a plan to boost rural broadband download speeds to 100 Mbps

$210 mln broadband package headed to governor’s desk (Minnesota)

Northampton County $150K study aims to boost broadband internet access

California readies 3,000 miles of network infrastructure to achieve broadband for all 

Congressman Joyce working to bring broadband to rural areas


May 20, 2022

Cable broadband down, fixed wireless up

Gov. Wolf: authority read to deploy minimum of $100 mln

How will $100 mln affect internet connectivity in Pennsylvania?

FCC adds more states in robocall fight

Deadlocked FCC could derail Biden’s equity plans

FCC commits another $50 mln to ECF program

State, local leaders join Windstream to unveil mural in honor of military appreciation month in Somerset


May 19, 2022

Here’s what the new broadband funding rules mean for RDOF

Charter seeing fewer broadband sales opportunities

Wolf makes stop to talk rural broadband internet

Capito, Manchin announce $5 mln for broadband expansion planning in West Virginia

Tested: multi-gig fiber internet is too fast for your PC

High-performance dish likely for Starlink business tier gets FCC approval

LRG finds slower broadband subscriber growth with fixed wireless a bright spot


May 18, 2022

China builds world’s largest mobile broadband and fiber optic network

Broadband development group report shows subsidies needed for broadband expansion

ISPs offering low-cost wireless broadband get free access to DC rooftops

New $800K cross-sector partnership boosts Minnesota broadband 

Taxpayers right to sound alarm over government-owned broadband networks

Verizon, T-Mobile and my personal attempt to replace cable with 5G

Public hearing on rural broadband and policy set for May 20


May 17, 2022

As New Orleans ‘Smart City’ project falters, federal program quietly expands broadband access

Map highlights broadband availability by state

Morgan Stanley emerges as potential suitor in WOW! sale

Biden’s new plan to expand broadband access

What is fiber broadband?

Westmoreland County taps consultant for broadband study

FCC pole attachment proceeding will help boost connectivity


May 16, 2022

Bringing broadband to rural areas

Mounting costs hit $4.5 mln as Lancaster seeks new partner for long-delayed municipal broadband

A competitor to Starlink’s mobile broadband? Guess who…

Crawford County starting internet needs survey

FCC, NTIA, USDA to collaborate on federal broadband funding

Fast internet for all in Wisconsin is within reach


May 13, 2022

Bringing broadband to rural areas of PA

N.C. Gov. Cooper to make major broadband announcement

Westmoreland County hires consultant to address broadband

Program offers affordable internet to eligible households

Biden administration to release $45 bln for nationwide internet

FCC proposes funding WiFi on school buses

Rural ISPs get a break as FCC decides not to slash USF support