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Google Alert – new broadband

February 23, 2010

Google News Alert for: new broadband

Free Press calls on FCC to share all of its new broadband data
The Hill (blog)
"The FCC should be applauded for its public recognition of the shortcomings of its analysis of this new broadband data," Turner said.
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Schumer: There Is A Direct Link Between Broadband Development And Job Growth
WBGH
Schumer said that New York has everything from well wired urban centers as well as locations with no broadband access. He said that this would make it
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Exclusive Event: The New Broadband Buildout
GigaOm (blog)
The investors, technologists and entrepreneurs responsible for the first broadband buildout are busy at work on a second-wave buildout that will boost
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What Is Google Up To?
BloggingStocks (blog)
News is out about the new broadband ISP foray by Google (GOOG). So far, Google, for purposes of public relations, has labeled their new direction a
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Virgin Media considers new broadband marketing strategy
Top 10 Broadband
Virgin Media recently announced the launch of its new business broadband service, which has been designed to provide a strong alternative to BT.
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Groups Call for ‘Bold’ National Broadband Plan
PC World
The FCC should also establish new broadband customer protections within 18 months, coalition members said. Broadband customers should be able to know the
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New HBO online strategy only benefits subscribers
Reuters
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Even before HBO officially unveiled its new broadband strategy Wednesday, the buzz had been building for HBO Go.
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AT&T plans wireless broadband upgrades, 85 new cell sites in NC
Local Tech Wire (blog)
AT&T’s wireless network has been under growing pressure as demand grows for broadband services through such devices as Apple’s iPhone.
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3G demand expanding too fast for networks
San Francisco Chronicle
The government has not announced any new auctions for spectrum, though that may happen when the FCC releases its new National Broadband Plan this month.
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Preparing for the next broadband stimulus
Lexology (registration)
By tasking relevant federal agencies to fund new broadband projects in these areas, the Recovery Act envisions a near-term jobs catalyst as new networks are
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Google Blogs Alert for: new broadband

Exclusive Event: The New Broadband Buildout — GigaOM Pro
By Celeste LeCompte
Exclusive Event: The New Broadband Buildout This content requires a paid GigaOM Pro subscription · Everybody Hertz: The Looming Spectrum Crisis This content requires a paid GigaOM Pro subscription
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Free Press Asks to Review Broadband Data | Free Press
By Moira Vahey
Shortly after the FCC released the analysis of the new broadband data, it publicly acknowledged some shortcomings, noting that the report "does not provide sufficient information to assess competition" and might lead to conclusions
Free Press – Media reform through… – http://www.freepress.net/
BroadbandBreakfast.com: Public Interest Groups Press for Ambitious
By Rachel Sanford
The FCC should set a goal of establishing real consumer protections for broadband customers within 12-18 months. The FCC should set a goal of implementing new broadband data collection standards and rules for utilizing that data in
BroadbandBreakfast.com – http://broadbandbreakfast.com/
Airtel broadband : Speed up to 16 Mbps High Speed Internet
By admin
Already, Airtel has more than 10 lakh customers for its broadband internet service. Airtel is also hoping that new 16 Mbps high speed internet connection will help the market towards the development. Airtel 16 Mbps internet connection
B4Tea.com – http://b4tea.com/
NTIA Announces New Findings on U.S. Broadband Adoption « ResourceShelf
By ResourceShelf
NTIA Announces New Findings on U.S. Broadband Adoption. The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) today released a new report taking a first look at data collected through the
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Google Web Alert for: new broadband

Top Questions for Google’s New Broadband Network « NetCompetition
Top Questions for Google’s New Broadband Network. February 10, 2010. Google announced it plans to enter the competitive broadband market and will build out
New broadband network to span the state – Lockhaven.com | News
Local News and information from The Lock Haven Express. News, obituaries, letters to the editor, and community news.
New Broadband Service Available in St. Charles (January 29, 2010)
Today, we formally launch the St. Charles community’s new broadband service, a project which will enable residents to receive affordable,
Beijing Communications and 263.com Push New Broadband Service
Beijing Communications and 263.com Push New Broadband Service. – Find Alestron articles – HighBeam Business- Arrive Prepared.
New broadband network to span the state – Lockhaven.com | News
The Lock Haven Express serves Northcentral Pennsylvania with the latest in national news, sports, community information, jobs and weather.

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

February 23, 2010

Google News Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Fix the Bridges But Don’t Forget Broadband
Wall Street Journal
Yet today the United States, the country that developed the Internet, ranks 12th in broadband penetration and 15th in average broadband speed.
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US broadband adoption sees significant spike
NetworkWorld.com
By Brad Reese, Network World Broadband usage has increased significantly over the past two years, as 63.5% of US households reported having broadband
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Examiner.com

United States Commerce Secretary Gary Locke unveils broadband initiative for
Examiner.com
to expand broadband access to unserved and underserved communities across the US, increase jobs, spur investments in technology and infrastructure,
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FCC Takes a Close Look at the Unwired
New York Times
The FCC was mandated by Congress to produce a detailed plan with specific recommendations to hasten the national adoption of broadband in the United States.
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Wireless Gets a Little Stimulus
Communications Technology
Oregon, Sandy Broadband Infrastructure Project: $374548 loan and $374537 grant to provide broadband service to the underserved rural area of Sandy by
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FCC chairman wants faster broadband
CNET
Private companies and markets are notoriously bad at infrastructure. US cellular 3g service and WiMax/WiFi service is even worse.
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Ars Technica

FCC wants 260 million people on 100Mbps broadband by 2020
Ars Technica
Currently, the average US broadband speed is 3.9Mbps, putting the country in 18th place worldwide. At the current Census Bureau average of 2.6 people per US
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White House Highlights America’s 2020 National Broadband Plan
Gov Monitor
Broadband empowers small businesses to compete and grow and will ensure that the jobs and industries of tomorrow are created in the United States.
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Broadband Adoption Jumps in US
PC World
Broadband usage has increased significantly over the past two years, as 63.5% of US households reported having broadband connections in 2009, according to a
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Google in the broadband fray
Boston Globe
The company has long called on the United States and its Internet providers to put up faster, more robust broadband infrastructure.
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Google Blogs Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Broadband carriers request FCC to avoid any “extremist
By Amandeep Dhaliwal
promoting faster and more extensive pervasive broadband infrastructure for economic growth and democracy reasons, the FCC will Tuesday release the findings of its wide-ranging survey which found that the nearly one-third of the US
TopNews United States – http://topnews.us/
Broadband Usage In The US Jumps | TheTechJournal.com
By Nawal Mahmood
The US Department of Commerce released a new report recently that shows 63.5% of US households now having access to broadband internet. This is a significant. funds to pay for broadband deployment projects across the United States. The federal government last year made broadband deployment a big part of its economic recovery program, as it designated a total of $7.2 billion to fund broadband infrastructure investment in its economic stimulus package. Source: PC World.
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Thirty Percent of U.S. Households Have No Access to Internet
By ainsley.jones@narrowcastgroup.com
A government survey conducted by the Census Bureau and sponsored by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration found that 40 percent of U.S. households have no broadband or high-speed access to the Internet and 30 percent have no Internet Data Center Management. Indispensable technologies and best practices to maintain your organization’s most valuable asset. Featured Whitepapers. Management Strategy for Network-Critical Physical Infrastructure
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Google to offer ‘ultra high-speed’ broadband in US @ My high Blog
By admin
world struggling with the best of next-generation broadband network. In the first months in office President Obama has promised to invest 7.2 billion U.S. dollars in broadband infrastructure. The pot of money for the providers of
My high Blog – http://www.airdreamtree.com/
Eye On Oshkosh: Governor Doyle, U.S. Commerce Official Announce
By Cheryl Hentz
GREEN BAY – Governor Jim Doyle and U.S. Deputy Commerce Secretary Dennis Hightower today announced Wisconsin will invest $28.7 million to expand broadband Internet access, including $22.9 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Governor Doyle has led efforts to expand broadband infrastructure to all people in Wisconsin . In 2004, the Governor launched a major effort to increase broadband access in his Grow Wisconsin plan. To help businesses and families in the
Eye On Oshkosh – http://eyeonoshkosh.blogspot.com/

Google Web Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Google To Use Gigabit Internet Broadband Infrastructure To Launch
Google To Use Gigabit Internet Broadband Infrastructure To Launch Mobile Network ? …. Google To Roll Out Gigabit Broadband In US
Samuel J. Palmisano: Fix the Bridges But Don’t Forget Broadband
Yet today the United States, the country that developed the Internet, The best news of all is that a pervasive broadband infrastructure would also be a
West Virginia Statewide Broadband Infrastructure Projec – Recovery.org
Location: West Virginia, United States. Estimated Value: $126323296 Statewide Broadband Infrastructure Project Project Type: Infrastructure State(s) :
Poll: How should Internet and Broadband infrastructure … | IGOpeople
Poll: How should Internet and Broadband infrastructure be Financed? http://j.mp/ dw0Pja We’re always trying to improve. Feedback of any nature will help us.
Grants to expand broadband infrastructure in Va – Examiner.com
Grants to expand broadband infrastructure in Va, RICHMOND, Va. infrastructure in Virginia. The matching grants were announced Monday by U.S. Sens.

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

February 16, 2010

Google News Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Ars Technica

Mixed responses to Google’s 1Gbps fiber play
Ars Technica
"The cable industry has invested $161 billion over the past 13 years to build a nationwide broadband infrastructure that is available to 92 percent of US
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BBC News

Google to offer ‘ultra high-speed’ broadband in US
BBC News
"We planning to build and test ultra high-speed broadband networks in a small number of trial locations across the United States," the search giant said in
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What’s Wrong With Us?
New York Times
Other nations are well ahead of us in the deployment of broadband service and green energy technology. We spend scandalous amounts of time sitting in
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The Need for Speed – and Big, Fat, Dumb Pipes
SYS-CON Media (press release)
Is the United States actually that far behind the world in broadband deployment? Should the home of Cisco Systems, Brocade, IBM, and HP hang our heads in
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NTT America Anticipates Continued Capacity Demand for Broadband Networks
MarketWatch (press release)
"Our continued investment in our network infrastructure is a priority that keeps us ahead of the curve when it comes to providing our customers with
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Sweden Takes Top Spot from US in Global Scorecard
BroadbandBreakfast.com
For example, Sweden achieved good scores for consumer infrastructure, while the United States lagged behind in that category. Authors of the Connectivity
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Brier Dudley Google sticking toes into ultrafast broadband
Seattle Times
The company said it’s going to offer ultrafast, fiber broadband service on a trial basis in some places across the US "We’re planning to build and test
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E-Business Google’s Broadband Test Draws Widespread Praise
CIO Today
The national broadband plan should chart a course to guide the United States in the near term to universal deployment and adoption of high-capacity Internet
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Broadband stimulus provides windfall for rural New York
NetworkWorld.com
The remaining $2.5 billion in broadband stimulus money has been allotted to the US Department of Agriculture to make loans to companies building out
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Google Gigabit Broadband Project Mirrors Nexus One Attempt
ITProPortal
Therefore, if Google succeeds in what it calls its experiment, it could well change the expectations of people in the US. Once hooked and living in a 1Gbps
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Google Blogs Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Mobile Health: Will Network Applications Help Us Get Healthy
By Mike Kirkwood
Next, Dr. Kaushel shared a few of the hurdles to overcome with a national broadband policy to support health applications. The US needs to invest in infrastructure to meet the growing needs of a mobile-enabled population.
ReadWriteCloud – http://www.readwriteweb.com/cloud/
Google to build ultra-fast broadband networks | NewsX
By wali
And Whitt said Google isn’t looking to compete head-to-head with the phone and cable TV companies that dominate the U.S. broadband business. Rather, he said, Google hopes its project will help create advanced broadband In a statement, the National Cable & Telecommunications Association, a trade group, said the cable TV industry has invested $161 billion over the past 13 years to build a nationwide broadband infrastructure that is available to 92 percent of U.S. homes.
NewsX – Clarity in a Complex World – http://newsx.com/?q=Matteo+Raimondi+Bitflow+Comunione+Liberazione
infopolitics » Blog Archive » Open access, public investment can
By Graham Webster
A study of national efforts to improve broadband coverage requested by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission finds that the United States is a “middle-of-the-pack performer” on first-generation broadband and lags on advanced In the advanced broadband markets of Japan and South Korea, open access “has taken the form of opening up not only the fiber infrastructure (Japan) but also requiring mobile broadband access providers to open up their networks to competitors.
infopolitics – http://infopolitics.net/
Web Hosting News – NTT America Anticipates Continued Capacity
By editor@clicksee.net
NTT America Anticipates Continued Capacity Demand for Broadband Networks “Our continued investment in our network infrastructure is a priority that keeps us ahead of the curve when it comes to providing our customers with flexible, cost -effective and high performance solutions to meet their bandwidth needs.” About NTT America NTT America is North America’s natural gateway to the Asia-Pacific region, with strong capabilities in the U.S. market. NTT America is the U.S.
HostSearch.com News – http://www.hostsearch.com/web_hosting_news.asp
Google Plans To Deliver 1Gb/sec Fiber-Optic Broadband Network To
By Erick Schonfeld
It sees its effort as complementary to the U.S. government’s national broadband deployment plans, which it also supports. Communities and municipalities who would like to be considered for Google’s service can apply here. Google owns its own vast network of dark …. Do it. Do it now. Also, how long before Google starts using its own broadband infrastructure to make WiFi available everywhere, thus making cloud-based operating systems completely viable (hello Chrome OS)?
TechCrunch – http://techcrunch.com/

Google Web Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

NTIA awards broadband infrastructure grants – Telecompaper
NTIA awards broadband infrastructure grants Level 3 Communications hires Turer to lead Florida office Google tops US search provider category in January
National strategies for ultra-broadband infrastructure deployment
National strategies for ultra-broadband infrastructure deployment: Berlin, 26-27 April 2010 · NTIA releases findings on US broadband adoption
Could a nationalized broadband infrastructure be used for "road
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IBM Communication Technology – Ideas – United States
The infrastructure’s need to grow up and the telcos’ need to keep up come at US$7.2 billion in grants, loans, and loan guarantees to deploy broadband
Grants To Expand Broadband Infrastructure In Va – wjz.com
Two stimulus grants totaling $21.5 million have been awarded to expand broadband infrastructure in Virginia. The matching grants were announced Monday by US

Google Alert – new broadband

February 16, 2010

Google News Alert for: new broadband

Google testing super-fast broadband network
CNNMoney.com
By David Goldman, staff writerFebruary 10, 2010: 2:54 PM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) — Google said Wednesday that it will start testing a new broadband
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Reject the Internet "Public Option"
CBS News
So it was no surprise when the FCC decided to reject public utility-style regulation for the then new broadband Internet service providers.
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Google’s new broadband service: a bane or boon to Hollywood?
Los Angeles Times
In fact, Google’s service would reportedly be more than 20 times as fast as the speediest broadband service available in the US today.
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Globe Telecom opposes entry of new broadband investor
BusinessWorld Online
GLOBE TELECOM, Inc. is opposing the entry of a new player in the broadband market, claiming that existing market players were enough to satisfy demand.
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New data: 40 percent in US lack home broadband
The Associated Press
according to new Commerce Department figures that underscore the challenges facing policymakers who are trying to bring affordable broadband connections
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Google subsidizing ultra-fast broadband test
CNET
Broadband is a major driver of new jobs and businesses, yet we rank only 15th in the world for access. More government support for broadband remains
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Smart nixes new broadband provider
BusinessWorld Online
A new entrant like [Convergence Information] would provide unhealthy competition and will prejudice present data communication and broadband services
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Global mobile broadband spending seen up to $72 billion
Reuters
"By the end of this year we will have almost 340 million HSPA connections globally with 13 million new connections per month," Warren said.
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Google Broadband Updates: Google Broadband Uses Google Fiber Network
Showbiz Gossips (press release) (blog)
A lot of broadband customers are now looking forward to shift into this new broadband service offered by Google. According to Google’s Blogpost,
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Brazil May Invest $10.8 Billion to Revive Telebras
BusinessWeek
Valder Nogueira, an analyst at Itau Corretora, said investors will need a clear explanation of Telebras’s role within the new broadband framework,
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Google Blogs Alert for: new broadband

Broadband Technology Driving Growth of Consumer Web » “The
During the pre-release period, area specialists including Dr. Tamika Sedanos will come to various high traffic locations to offer personal ideas and insight into the new broadband technology book. Without a doubt, Prof.
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Broadband Technology Driving Growth of Consumer Web » The free
There was some vocal opposition to the release of the new broadband technology products, most notably from a local protest group. Although there was no heckling or jeering at the press conference, the presence of Joyce Mentel and a band
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What Google Looks for in a Town for its Broadband Project | WebProNews
By Chris Crum
The National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors said it applauds the move, and the Open Internet Coalition says Google’s initiative will spur innovation not only by app developers, but will help create a new field
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The Free State Foundation: Save Broadband From Title II Regressives
By Seth L. Cooper
And as FSF’s comments maintained, those two instances provide no basis for aggressive new net neutrality regulation of broadband Internet providers—whether through Title I or through Title II. Of course, any such analysis of the
The Free State Foundation – http://freestatefoundation.blogspot.com/
Google Public Policy Blog: Experimenting with new ways to make
By Google Public Policy Blog
In the same way that the transition from dial-up to broadband made possible the emergence of online VoIP and video and countless other applications, we think that ultra high-speed bandwidth will lead to many new innovations – including
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Google Web Alert for: new broadband

Google Gigabit Broadband: Progress vs. Profits – PCWorld Business
Google announced plans to test broadband speeds up to 100 times faster than current A recent Comcast blog post details plans to implement new XFINITY
Google to build ultra-fast broadband networks – Tech and gadgets
Rather, he said, Google hopes its project will help advance new broadband applications and network technology and help identify ways to bring fiber-optic
Top Questions for Google’s New Broadband Network | The Precursor
Google announced it plans to enter the competitive broadband market and will build out what it calls an "ultra-fast" fiber broadband network that would be
Lawmaker Pushes for New Broadband Funding | Free Press
Lawmaker Pushes for New Broadband Funding. IDG News Service, February 3, 2010. By Grant Gross. The government should spend more on broadband adoption by
Lawmaker pushes for new broadband funding | The Industry Standard
The US government should spend more on broadband adoption by adding funding to a program that subsidizes traditional telephone service, a US lawmaker said