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Google Alert – new broadband

March 30, 2010

Google News Alert for: new broadband

AT&T, Verizon Pour It On Thick In Praise Of New Broadband Plan
BroadbandReports.com
Most of the forum’s participants spent their time praising the FCC’s new broadband plan, which as we’ve discussed, is a good sign that the plan in its
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USA Today

T-Mobile introduces fast new broadband service
USA Today
T-Mobile unveiled a speedy new broadband service on Tuesday that it hopes will lead consumers who want state-of-the-art wireless connections to give the No.
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BSNL offers free installation to new broadband customers
Sify
‘BSNL will offer free installation, free broadband usage for first 15 days at speeds upto 2 mbps, free music and video on demand, free games on demand and
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To woo Google, Long Beach opts for old-fashioned letter-writing
Los Angeles Times (blog)
Cities around the nation have done just about everything to publicize their bids to host Google’s new broadband Internet network, holding parades and
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PM Najib launches TM’s high-speed broadband service
New Straits Times
The new National Broadband Initiative, with the tagline "Broadband For All", will ensure that all Malaysians, be they in the suburbs, rural or remote areas,
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AT&T, Verizon Fault FCC Wireless Decision on Leases
BusinessWeek
“They do provide some reassurance that the approval will ignite new broadband competition while protecting the public from any potential harms.
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NBP Draws Broadcaster Opposition
TV Technology
US homes) and encouragement of "continuous private sector investment," Genachowski portrayed a new "broadband ecosystem" for 21st-century America.
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Ofcom Releases New Improvements To Broadband Speeds Code of Practice
eGov monitor
Ofcom’s mystery shopping research involved both telephone and website mystery shopping where shoppers attempted to sign up to a new broadband service with
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Top 10 Broadband

Budget 2010 reinforces government’s broadband vision
Top 10 Broadband
Chancellor Alistair Darling has used his Budget to elaborate on – and seemingly revise – the government’s new broadband plan.
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grant brings broadband to Navajos
Deseret News
"The primary cause for that is lack of economic opportunities for development," which he said the new broadband may help solve. "The implementation of this
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Google Blogs Alert for: new broadband

Network Hopping the New Broadband Trend?
By Mari Silbey
One Response for "Network Hopping the New Broadband Trend?" Ivan Y March 23rd, 2010 at 9:58 pm 1. At least, you have all those options :). But why so much worrying about the Comcast and Verizon’s caps? There’s no fee for going over the
Zatz Not Funny! – http://www.zatznotfunny.com/
BSNL offers free installation to new broadband customers
By Ians
NEW DELHI – State-run telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) will offer free installation and unlimited data download for the first 15 days to customers who subscribe to its landline-based broadband service by March 31.
Gaea Times (by Simple Thoughts)… – http://blog.taragana.com/
NYConvergence: New York, LA To Share $29 million Broadband Grant
By NYConvergence
The Commerce Department this week announced that over $29 million would be invested for the funding of computer training and the provision of about 30000 computers to middle school students in order to increase their access to
NYConvergence – http://www.nyconvergence.com/
AT&T’s 24Mbps U-verse broadband hits 22 new states, 120 new
By Tim Stevens
Maybe you’re sick of waiting for FiOS, maybe Time Warner or Comcast have rubbed you the wrong way, or maybe you just really want in.
Engadget – http://www.engadget.com/
ULTIMATE OPTIMIST: BSNL Introduces 2 New Unlimited Broadband Combo
By PUSH
In Chennai circle, BSNL also offers Free Installation and 2 Mbps downloading speed for all plan as a promotional offer for all new broadband subscribers till 31st March 2010.Hope this information is useful to all.
ULTIMATE OPTIMIST – http://pushtheultimate.blogspot.com/

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Republicans Oppose New Broadband Regulations — GigaLaw.com Daily News
Republicans Oppose New Broadband Regulations. March 25, 2010. Republican lawmakers said the Federal Communications Commission’s plan to expand high-speed
gigalaw.com/2010/03/25/republicans-oppose-new-broadband-regulations/
AT&T, Verizon Pour It On Thick In Praise Of New Broadband Plan
Broadband news, information and community, AT&T, Verizon Pour It On Thick In Praise Of New Broadband Plan – Lobbyists celebrate open access failure,
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FARK.com: (5111377) FCC’s new broadband plan will make the
FCC’s new broadband plan will make the Internet faster and cheaper and more ubiquitous, make your children sit up straight, and get the crabgrass out of
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T-Mobile introduces fast new broadband service – USATODAY.com
T-Mobile unveiled a speedy new broadband service on Tuesday that it hopes will lead consumers who want state-of-the-art wireless connections to give the No.
content.usatoday.com/communities/technologylive/post/2010/03/t…/1?…
ACE | Higher Education Is Key to FCC’s New Broadband Plan
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) last week released its long-awaited inaugural plan for national broadband access. One of the plan’s primary
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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

March 30, 2010

Google News Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Big Broadband Brazil
Huffington Post (blog)
Slate Magazine recently characterized the US broadband network as being "crummy." China is making tremendous investment in its broadband infrastructure.
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National Broadband Plan: focus on deployment
Lexology (registration)
By James M. Smith The National Broadband Plan (the “Plan”) proposes to increase and enhance broadband deployment across the United States through a
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Senator Burris Announces Recovery Act Funding for Broadband Infrastructure
eNews Park Forest
Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the selection of broadband infrastructure projects to give rural residents in eight states
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Qwest Seeks Federal Funds
Zacks.com
The fourth-largest US phone company is seeking $350 million in grants from the “Broadband Initiatives Program (BIP)” administered by the US Department of
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Baltimore City playing catch-up on Internet speed
Baltimore Sun
Public officials, businesses and technology advocates have argued that better broadband infrastructure across the US would boost the economy and foster
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Q&A with FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski
The Hill (blog)
It’s a big step toward bringing the United States up to speed with other advanced nations in broadband adoption and use. Recognizing the growing role of
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FCC Aims For Nationwide Broadband Access By 2020
NetworkComputing.com
Every household and business in the US should have access to broadband Internet with a minimum of 4Mbps download and 1Mbps upload by 2020.
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Bringing Google high speed internet to Quincy
ConnectTriStates.com powered by KHQA
There’s a few other countries that have spent big money investments in their broadband infrastructure such as Japan. But in the US, this is above and beyond
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KeyOn Files Applications under Round Two of the American Recovery and
MarketWatch (press release)
communities in the United States to ensure the sustainability of its projects. Of the $7.2 billion allocated for broadband infrastructure in the ARRA,
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Converge Network Digest

Backhaul and the National Broadband Plan
Converge Network Digest
In early 2009, Congress directed the FCC to develop a NBP to restore the US to a global leadership position in telecommunications and to utilize the
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Google Blogs Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Eric Ehrmann: Big Broadband Brazil – NagaPress :: Breaking News
By admin
Slate Magazine recently characterized the US broadband network as being “crummy.” China is making tremendous investment in its broadband infrastructure. But the culture of complaint fostered by Google’s Cold War-style brinkmanship
NagaPress :: Breaking News |… – http://www.nagapress.com/
An Argument for Investing In Green Infrastructure and Immigration
By John Jazwiec
The Czech Republic produces 5 times more high school students with high math scores than the U.S. in terms of % of students tested. In a study of 120 countries, a 10% increase in broadband access correlates to a increase in GDP of 1.3%.
John Jazwiec Blog – http://www.johnjazwiecblog.com/
How Broadband Can Be the Backbone for a Green Economy
By Katie Fehrenbacher
a common goal: to promote the proliferation of broadband as much as possible across the U.S. Both the report and Vestberg called for more government incentives for broadband infrastructure to help the U.S. boost broadband users.
Earth2Tech – http://earth2tech.com/
3wan.net: USA – Wireless broadband access in rural areas has
By 3wan.net
To assist policy-makers in evaluating different approaches to serve the most rural counties in the U.S., the study examined the relative costs of providing wireless and wireline infrastructure to the least populated areas of the country
3wan.net – http://sutherla.blogspot.com/
3wan.net: US Broadband Plan: Rewired for a clean energy economy
By 3wan.net
[climate group] This week, the US Federal Communications Commission sent the National Broadband Plan to the White House. It puts a better communications infrastructure at the heart of solutions to multiple societal challenges,
3wan.net – http://sutherla.blogspot.com/

Google Web Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

National Telecommunications and Information Administration
NTIA will utilize $4.7 billion of that funding for grants to deploy broadband infrastructure in the United States, expand public computer center capacity,
www.ntia.doc.gov/press/2010/BTOPGrants_03252010.html
broadband infrastructure « Read NEWS
FCC Urges 20-Fold Internet Speed Increase in U.S. Broadband Plan when it comes to our broadband infrastructure, our high-speed Internet infrastructure,
www.read-news.info/tag/broadband-infrastructure/
Rural Broadband Infrastructure – Recovery.org
Economic Recovery Project: Rural Broadband Infrastructure. Location: Minnesota, United States. Estimated Value: $43498220
www.recovery.org/projectdetails.aspx?pid=ANT:12135004
National Youth Organisation Promotes Advance Technical Skills And
Federal Government releases a slice of the USD $7.2 billion of Broadband Technology Opportunities Analysis of US Concentrated Solar Power market
www.prlog.org/10571457-national-youth-organisation-promotes-advance-technical- skills-and-broadband-infrastructure.html
Broadband Infrastructure | Gadget Public Informations
These more capable devices are sure to increase the demand for mobile broadband infrastructure, but U.S. carriers ought to be happy with this situation.
gadgetpublic.com/tag/broadband-infrastructure

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

March 23, 2010

Google News Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

NewsHour

FCC Plan Urges Faster, Wider Broadband Internet Access Across US
NewsHour
According to a 2009 study, the US ranked just 15th in the world in broadband speed — another problem, access and affordability.
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FCC feels the need for Internet speed
CNNMoney.com
By David Goldman, staff writerMarch 17, 2010: 9:12 AM ET NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) — The United States has big problems with broadband access, speed and cost
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The FCC’s visible hand
Washington Post
BY THE Federal Communications Commission’s own account, broadband use in the United States has exploded over the past decade: "Fueled primarily by private
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FCC Broadband Plan Looks to Connect 100 Million Households
eWeek
In order to fulfill that vision of a more wired world, the United States needs a better infrastructure and the federal government should take some role in
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Federal government has a broadband plan
Payson Roundup
The FCC states that broadband use in the US should increase from 65 to 90 percent during this initiative. So, how is this going to happen?
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Editorial: National broadband plan a cornerstone of US competitiveness
San Jose Mercury News
Few proposals before Congress will have broader effects on US society than the national broadband plan released this week: Wider access to education.
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Local cities push to be Google’s guinea pig
KGO-TV
Many countries in Asia are ahead of the US "And just like airports and roads and bridges where the infrastructure of the past, high speed broadband is the
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Broadband access: How important is it to Americans?
Christian Science Monitor
Data on broadband access in the United States isn’t expected to be mapped until next year, although some organizations like Connected Nation have started
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The Daily Deal (subscription)

Freeing up the broadband highway
The Daily Deal (subscription)
The push is part of a larger effort to expand broadband networks and ultimately to foster equal access to technology, bolster US competitiveness and spur
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Skyworks Launches Industry’s Widest Frequency Range Integrated Synthesizers
MarketWatch (press release)
Leveraging core technologies, Skyworks offers diverse standard and custom linear products supporting automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure,
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Google Blogs Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

US FCC Broadband proposal to enhance protection of users from
By emma
Altogether, the 370-page plan outlines strategies in detail for updating U.S. communications infrastructure and ultimately delivering broadband connectivity to 100 million Americans over the next 10 years, as well as providing arguments
Ghana Business News – http://www.ghanabusinessnews.com/
FCC’s Broadband Plan: Mobile Broadband Will Save Us! – GigaOM
By Stacey Higginbotham
But the FCC has clearly decided against a plan that requires a new infrastructure buildout when the current infrastructure will suffice. If only the agency had moved to tackle this issue back in 2002, when the telecommunications providers were thinking about Rather, mobile broadband is the star of the plan, both because it offers hope of a third broadband competitor in many areas, and also because of the potential for future growth and innovation of the U.S. economy.
GigaOM – http://gigaom.com/
Video Networker: Will the US Stimulus Package Lead to Wider Video
By Stefan Karapetkov
When I first heard about the priorities of the US stimulus package (the official name is American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, or ARRA), I was very hopeful that it will drastically improve the broadband infrastructure and pave the way
Video Networker – http://videonetworker.blogspot.com/
Super-fast broadband roll-out | GDS Publishing
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has released a plan to help the US lead the world in providing its citizens with super-fast internet, as they aim to ensure every American has broadband connection by 2020. The FCC has called this the "greatest infrastructure challenge of the 21st century" and said it represents a "foundation for economic growth, job creation, global competitiveness and a better way of life." Related News:
Infrastructure US – http://www.americainfra.com/
What the National Broadband Plan Means for You | Infrastructure
By ainsley.jones@narrowcastgroup.com
Yesterday, the US Federal Communications Commision released its National Broadband Plan . A portion of the plan calls for a nationwide broadband network for.
Infrastructure – http://www.itbusinessedge.com/cm/community/news/inf/blog

Google Web Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Broadband Infrastructure Policy for the 21st Century (eGovernment
The broadband networks of the 21st century frequently depend upon the policies that government has for infrastructure that is decidedly 20th century—wooden
Rural Broadband Infrastructure Gets Push in New : One News Page
Rural Broadband Infrastructure Gets a Push in New Zealand FCC’s broadband plan: $15.5 billion for deployment. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission
BuddeBlog » Blog Archive » American National Broadband Plan good
Together with a team of national (US) and international experts we prepared While not defined as such in the USA, broadband is simply infrastructure.
U.S. officials to unveil sweeping proposal for broadband – San
Studies show the United States trailing a dozen or more countries in the by the private sector, given the immense costs of broadband infrastructure.
Anchorage Seeks Community Support for Broadband Infrastructure
Anchorage Seeks Community Support for Broadband Infrastructure Upgrades its plans to build and test a series of networks across the United States.

Google Alert – new broadband

March 23, 2010

Google News Alert for: new broadband

USA Today

Between the lines of the FCC’s new broadband plan
USA Today
It’ll take some time to pore through and digest, the Federal Communications Commission’s 376-page National Broadband Plan — which was released publicly
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Mobile VoIP Provider Weighs In On New Broadband Plan
TMCnet
I took some time recently to chat with Chris Whiteley (News – Alert), director of business development for xG to find out his thoughts on the new broadband
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Three GOPers signal early opposition to some of FCC’s new broadband plan
The Hill (blog)
Their dissent perhaps foretells some of the difficulties FCC proponents and broadband enthusiasts in Congress may face in the coming months. Rep.
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Editorial: Why FCC’s new spectrum strategy is a bad idea
Dallas Morning News
including WFAA-TV (Channel 8) – and redistribute these to cellphone operators and other wireless entrepreneurs for new broadband services.
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FCC launches broadband public safety Web page
Computerworld
By Matt Hamblen Computerworld – The Federal Communications Commission today launched a new "Broadband and Public Safety and Homeland Secuirty Web page to
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Joplin Independent

Want 1 gig speed? Join the regional effort now!
Joplin Independent
the new Broadband Beyond Borders’ application to Google to be part of their experiment in the building of ultra high-speed fiber optic Internet systems.
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Virgin Media Broadband: How to switch
Telegraph.co.uk
Although of course it welcomes customers who are new to broadband, it knows that most people are likely to be switching from an existing service,
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Time Warner Cable offers new broadband option in Central New York
The Post-Standard – Syracuse.com
By Tim Knauss / The Post-Standard SYRACUSE, NY — Time Warner Cable is launching a faster Internet service in Central New York that matches the fastest
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Cities get creative to court Google broadband
CNNMoney.com
By Megan Miller, CNN March 22, 2010: 3:59 PM ET NEW YORK (CNN) — The race to win a new, ultra-fast broadband network from Google is heating up – or cooling
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Jones/NCTI Intros New Broadband Tech Degree
Communications Technology
Jones/NCTI has introduced a new Associate of Applied Science in Broadband Technology and Communication Degree for broadband and telecommunications
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Google Blogs Alert for: new broadband

Feds shop around for a new broadband provider
The new arrangements will be mandatory for all agencies governed by the Financial Management and Accountability Act (1997) — which includes most of the major departments — and available to agencies governed by the Commonwealth
APCmag.com – All Articles – http://www.apcmag.com/
BroadbandBreakfast.com: Los Angeles, New York Win $29 Million in
By BroadbandBreakfast.com Staff
WASHINGTON, March 22, 2010 – The Commerce Department announced broadband investments totaling more than $29 million in two of the nation’s largest urban cities – New York and Los Angeles.
BroadbandBreakfast.com – http://broadbandbreakfast.com/
Regulator investigates on OTE’s new marketing campaign
By Costas Troulos
The Greek watchdog asked for comments from the operators regarding the new broadband marketing campaign of OTE. The incumbent came forward last week with an upgrade plan to reduce prices on the high-end of its fixed broadband portfolio.
Broadband Prime – http://www.broadbandprime.com/
Los Angeles, NYC benefit from $29 million in broadband grants
By Esme Vos
In New York, the NYC Connected Learning project received $19 million to provide computer training, desktop computers, educational software, and free broadband access for one year to more than 18000 low-income sixth graders and their
MuniWireless – http://www.muniwireless.com/
The FCC’s Broadband Plan and Customer Choice – RegBlog
By Penn Program on Regulation
The new Broadband Plan does not specifically mention net neutrality, but it seems likely it would be easier to achieve the Plan’s objective of increasing speed if Internet service providers could manage different uses rather than having
RegBlog – http://www.law.upenn.edu/blogs/regblog/

Google Web Alert for: new broadband

US unveils new broadband plan – Monsters and Critics
Washington/San Francisco – The US government on Tuesday unveiled a new plan for high-speed internet access across the country, saying it was vital to keep
China Telecom introduces new broadband service
HK) introduced on Wednesday a new broadband service named e-Surfing Broadband, which integrates various network access methods including fixed-line
Poynter Online – Al’s Morning Meeting
I can imagine that at this morning’s editorial meeting there might not be a lot of folks clamoring to cover the FCC’s new broadband plan to be released
F.C.C. Says Adoption of New Broadband Plan Is Vital – Worldnews.com
The Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday characterized its Congressionally mandated “national broadband plan” as a much-needed step for keeping the
New broadband network being proposed through Hubbard County
A Virginia-based telecommunications giant is proposing a Chicago to Seattle broadband network that would traverse Hubbard County.

Google Alert – new broadband

March 16, 2010

Google News Alert for: new broadband

FCC Says Adoption of New Broadband Plan Is Vital
New York Times
Recommendations include subsidies to extend broadband to rural areas now without access, the development of a new universal set-top box that would connect
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FCC Unveils New Tool for Measuring Broadband Speed
TMCnet
The new tool will not only provide consumers with a way of checking on their broadband speeds, it will also give the agency access to data about broadband
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FCC unveils new broadband tools, first mobile app
The Hill (blog)
That tool is also available at Broadband.gov, according to the FCC. In a statement Thursday, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski said both new tools promote
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The Money Times

FCC launches broadband tool to test net speed
The Money Times
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday launched a new broadband tool that allows the users to test the download and upload speeds of their
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US city ‘renamed Google’ to attract search giant’s new broadband trial
Oneindia
London, March 11 (ANI): The US city of Topeka has been temporarily renamed Google in a bid to host the search giant’s trial of a new super fast broadband
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Telegraph.co.uk

Topeka: US city ‘renamed Google’ in bid for super fast broadband network
Telegraph.co.uk
An American city, Topeka, has renamed itself “Google” for a month, as it bids for the chance to host the search engine’s new high-speed broadband network.
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FCC Plan May Seek Free Broadband
InformationWeek
Who would be eligible for free broadband? Given that Congress shot down an earlier proposal for free spectrum, what will Congress do with the new proposal?
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NBN Co yet to find out the true cost of persuading Telstra to co-operate with plan
Sydney Morning Herald
Political infighting about the government’s proposed new national broadband network is continuing. Yet behind it the fact remains Telstra and the NBN
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FCC to Propose National Digital Literacy Corps
PC World
Broadband helps 80-year-old retiree Garrison Phillips of New York City research short stories and blog posts he writes and keep tabs on his 103-year-old
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New ERF Wireless Broadband Coverage in the Haynesville Shale Will Cover
MarketWatch (press release)
This new ERF Wireless network will be operated by the ERF Wireless Oil & Gas Services Division to provide wireless broadband connectivity to many of the
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Google Blogs Alert for: new broadband

A Broadband Jobs Bill | TPMCafe
By Reed Hundt
The broadband plan will respond directly to the need for new work in America. Every time the FCC opens the door to a new network competing against existing networks or to any new business opportunity, it is inevitably endorsing new
TPMCafe – http://tpmcafe.talkingpointsmemo.com/
Virgin Media to trial speedier broadband over telegraph poles
It’s just started work on a new project using telegraph poles to deliver its 50Mb broadband product to a village in Berkshire. By connecting homes directly to Virgin Media’s fibre optic network, homes in the rural community of
Broadband Genie News – http://www.broadbandgenie.co.uk/feeds/news
Virgin Media Uses Telegraph Pole to Deliver Broadband
By Dipankar Das
Virgin media started a new trial to deliver high-speed fibre-optic broadband over telegraph poles. Initially, they will try to deliver 50 mbps service to the Berkshire village of Woolhampton. The firm believes that they can use similar
Simple Thoughts – Java and Web Blog – http://blog.taragana.com/
New US Broadband internet policy to be announced
By SouthernFriedInfidel
New US Broadband internet policy to be announced. Heard this on NPR on the drive to work. The FCC is working to plan out The goal apparently is to get the US less far behind the rest of the world on b.
Outside The Media. Beyond the… – http://greensboring.com/
New Virgin HD box runs SeaChange middleware | Broadband TV News
By Julian Clover
Virgin Media’s new HD receiver will run on middleware provided by SeaChange International, Broadband TV News has confirmed. The Cisco-manufactured device,
Broadband TV News – http://www.broadbandtvnews.com/

Google Web Alert for: new broadband

U.S. to roll out major broadband policy | Reuters
"It means that broadband is going to drive other types of policy decisions and it really sets the parameters for telecommunications and new applications,"
New Broadband Policy will Revolutionize Communication // Current
Dramatically increasing Internet speeds to 25 times the current average is one of the myriad goals to be unveiled in the National Broadband Plan by the the.
US agency awards $255 million in new broadband funds | ITworld
The RUS has now awarded nearly $900 million in broadband grants and loans.

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

March 16, 2010

Google News Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

US officials to unveil sweeping proposal for broadband
San Jose Mercury News
Studies show the United States trailing a dozen or more countries in the proportion of people who have broadband and in the speed of service.
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FCC’s Speed Test Checks Broadband Vendors’ Claims
PC World
The Federal Communications Commission has begun to benchmark Internet service speeds across the United States to allow consumer to compare the real world
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American National Broadband Plan Good First Step
CircleID
An open network policy is required, and that is clearly not on the table in the United States—at least not for 90% of the infrastructure that will be
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FCC Drives Need for National Broadband Plan
PC World
Speaking today at America’s Digital Inclusion Summit at the Newseum, FCC chairman Julius Genachowski explained that he believes the United States can
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Broadband for All – America’s Best Weapon of Mass Connection
Huffington Post (blog)
Today, our current US broadband adoption rate is about 65 percent, compared with 95 percent in South Korea and 88 percent in Singapore. For our low-income,
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UK Cable Firm Tests Broadband Via Telephone Poles
BroadbandBreakfast.com
Back in the United States, local operators likely will eye these UK plans with some envy. There is an absence of readily available overhead poles for fiber
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BigBand Doubles High Definition Advertising and Stream Processing Capacity for
MarketWatch (press release)
BigBand Networks has done business with more than 200 customers — including seven of the ten largest service providers in the US

Google Alert – new broadband

March 9, 2010

Google News Alert for: new broadband

Broadband Plan Calls for Up to $25 Billion in New Spending
Wall Street Journal
The plan will also suggest creating a new broadband account in the federal Universal Service Fund, an $8 billion annual program funded by ratepayers which
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Christian Science Monitor

Welcome to Google, the new capital of Kansas
Christian Science Monitor
Google is looking for a test market for a new broadband service. In an attempt to get its attention, the mayor of Topeka, Kansas, has temporarily renamed
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US Agency Awards $255 Million in New Broadband Funds
PC World
The new broadband projects will help rural areas attract new businesses, educational opportunities and jobs, said Tom Vilsack, secretary of the US
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Broadband Plan Winners And Losers
Forbes
These fast, new broadband networks will require cell towers, wireless routers and fiber optics. Equipment makers such as Juniper, Cisco ( CSCO – news
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New broadband campaign calls for access for all
Driffield Today
"Those living in areas known as the Final Third still receive no proper access to broadband, putting them at a severe disadvantage.
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OpenCape awarded $32M
Cape Cod Times
Sarah Peake were on hand for yesterday’s announcement that the Cape will receive $32 million in federal money for a new broadband network.
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Verizon LTE Blazing Trails for Wireless Broadband
PC World
Wireless broadband speeds that fast–rivaling the broadband speeds currently delivered by wired broadband providers–open up new doors for businesses and
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Commerce Unveils 23 Grants Totaling $160 Million
BroadbandBreakfast.com
The project expects to add 13 new broadband workstations and replace seven workstations, enabling the centers to increase the number of users served per
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Google dangles ultrafast broadband and cities leap
The Associated Press
Martin said Google can’t say when it will start building the new networks but hopes to start soon. Google’s experimental fiber-optic networks would deliver
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International Datacasting Corporation Announces Appointment of New Chairman of
MarketWatch (press release)
International Datacasting Corporation (TSX:CA:IDC) , a global leader in providing advanced solutions for the distribution of broadband multimedia content,
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Google Blogs Alert for: new broadband

BroadbandBreakfast.com: Genachowski Pledges New Commitment to
By Andrew Feinberg
WASHINGTON, March 3, 2010 – Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski on Tuesday announced a new initiative to remedy the low penetration and adoption rate for broadband among Native Americans.
BroadbandBreakfast.com – http://broadbandbreakfast.com/
New FCC Broadband Plan Adds $9 Billion to Rural | Daily Yonder
By editor
"The plan will also suggest creating a new broadband account in the federal Universal Service Fund, an $8 billion annual program funded by ratepayers which subsidizes phone service in rural areas and for low-income Americans," according
Daily Yonder – Keep It Rural – http://www.dailyyonder.com/
Broadband Technology Driving Growth of Consumer Web » A number of
“With the release of Kiara Russe’s new broadband technology book, we’re going to see record traffic levels,” said Palasik Scrudato, internet marketing manager of Chadick Passantino INC Publishers, “and strong traffic means strong sales.
Broadband Technology Driving… – http://www.clecresource.com/
New Technology Brings Next Generation Broadband To United Kingdom
By admin
The new Government body responsible for rolling-out next generation broadband across the UK will begin its work today, Digital Britain Minister Stephen Timms has announced.
Gov Monitor – http://thegovmonitor.com/
Government aims to boost broadband user numbers
The government has revealed plans to get over seven million new broadband bundle subscribers online by 2014.
Cable UK News – http://www.cable.co.uk/

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US Agency Awards $255 Million in New Broadband Funds – Yahoo! News
The US Rural Utilities Service (RUS) on Thursday announced US$254.6 million in funding for 22 broadband deployment projects in 18 states across the US as it
Agency awards $255M in new broadband funds
The US Rural Utilities Service announced $254.6 million in funding for 22 broadband deployment projects in 18 states across the US as it works to wrap up a
Unused Television Spectrum, New Broadband Services | GOVERNING
Unused Television Spectrum, New Broadband Services. Wilmington, N.C.’s white spaces could provide broadband service to residents
Light Reading – The Philter – A New Broadband Content Business Model
11:20 AM Impose Internet consumption caps, then allow preferred content to slip by without running up the bandwidth meter.
NTIA Releases new broadband assessment report | Speed Matters
NTIA Releases new broadband assessment report. 02.26.10. Posted By: Speedmatters Blog Team. The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

March 9, 2010

Google News Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

FCC Broadband Plan Under Fire From All Sides
PC World
Depending on who you ask, the $25 billion plan to expand and modernize the broadband infrastructure in the United States is either overly ambitious,
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COMMERCE AWARDS RECOVERY ACT BROADBAND EXPANSION GRANTS TOTALING MORE THAN $20
Brookneal Union Star
Step by positive step our expanding broadband infrastructure is assuring that Southwest Virginia’s communities will be at the center of economic opportunity
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High fiber diet needed for US broadband plan
EETimes.com
When it comes to broadband speed, penetration, and adoption, the United States continues to lag behind many countries in Asia and Europe by several measures
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FCC Chair Julius Genachowski on Broadband, Google and His iPhone
Wired News
Compared to countries like South Korea or Finland the United States has fallen behind in the broadband rankings like a stock car with a blown engine.
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Increased access to broadband vital to growth
San Francisco Chronicle
The Internet may have been invented here, but when it comes to broadband deployment, speed and uptake, by most measures the United States is falling behind
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FCC Looks to Clear the Air(Waves)
PC World
It is a bold plan from an increasingly bold FCC–struggling to drive progress and adapt the US communications infrastructure to keep pace with the demands
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Cisco unveils faster internet gear
CBC.ca
The FCC will soon table a plan on how to reverse the declining standing of the US in international broadband rankings, a trend that is seen as hurting the
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Siliconrepublic.com

Broadband infrastructure investment crucial – Ryan
Siliconrepublic.com
“Unfortunate circumstances around private ownership of key companies has held us back. But I now have the sense that we are not as held back.
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Asheville Google Fiber Network Initiative works on drawing Internet giant to city
Asheville Citizen-Times
Asheville should be attractive to Google because the company could build on existing broadband infrastructure put in place by groups like ERC Broadband and
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Delaware hopes it can woo Google ‘experiment’
Delaware News
By MARK DUBOVEC Google is looking to build ultra-high speed broadband networks in trial locations around the United States, and Delaware wants to be one
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Google Blogs Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

Internet & mobile phone impact US social networks « Blandin on
By Bernadine Joselyn
To my mind these findings reinforce the notion that communities serious about ensuring an economically and civicly vital future will make the investments necessary to ensure robust communication infrastructure and a broadband saavy
Blandin on Broadband – http://blandinonbroadband.org/
Eldo Telecom: Reports of broadband stimulus awards warrant closer
By Fred Pilot
There have been a number of stories lately reporting on awards of U.S. broadband infrastructure subsidies under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. They warrant reading with a closer eye when it comes to the end users
Eldo Telecom – http://eldotelecom.blogspot.com/
Breakthroughs and concerns for smartgrid | GDS Publishing
By combining high-speed broadband internet with the electrical grid, utilities and providers will be able to send information to buildings and vise-verse, thus allowing buildings to control the amounts of energy the use making the entire system way Another breakthrough came from ComEd, who have launched a year-long project that is the largest of its kind in the United States that is designed to study how consumers change their behavior according to pricing signals.
Infrastructure US – http://www.americainfra.com/
DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report
By BobJ
March 4, ComputerWorld – (International) Agency awards $255M in new broadband funds. The U.S. Rural Utilities Service (RUS) today announced $254.6 million in funding for 22 broadband deployment projects in 18 states across the U.S. as
DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure… – http://dhs-daily-report.blogspot.com/
Nevada gets $4.7M broadband stimulus grant for public computer
By Esme Vos
Of that funding, NTIA will utilize $4.7 billion for grants to deploy broadband infrastructure in the United States, expand public computer center capacity, and encourage sustainable adoption of broadband service.
MuniWireless – http://www.muniwireless.com/

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Broadband infrastructure project will help drive economic development
Yet today the United States, the country that developed the Internet, Broadband infrastructure is emerging as a necessity for regions seeking to compete
Broadband infrastructure investment crucial Ryan : One News Page
Broadband infrastructure investment more vital than roads – Minister Ryan Ramon Nuez: How Does the United States Move Beyond Digital Illiteracy?
Level3 Awarded Broadband Stimulus Funding | Telecompetitor
Expanded Middle Mile Connectivity to Improve Rural Broadband Access the rural communities targeted for improved broadband across the United States. which won individual broadband infrastructure grants in six states with a total
SiliconRepublic.com: Broadband infrastructure investment crucial
Broadband is the crucial piece of infrastructure – networks and bandwidth will be more important than Samsung invites apps developers on US$2.7m Wave
Broadband infrastructure may become a must
Friday March 5, 2010. Broadband infrastructure may become a must Five gifted teenagers to attend camp in the US, Water rationing in Seremban to begin

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

March 2, 2010

Google News Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

FCC To Reveal National Broadband Plan
eWeek
The United States currently trails a number of other countries, including Japan and France, in its rate of broadband adoption.
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How Does the United States Move Beyond Digital Illiteracy?
Huffington Post (blog)
Addressing these three issues, with a heavy emphasis on digital literacy, would bring broadband ubiquity throughout the US Addressing, the digital literacy
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US Broadband Stimulus Round Two & Implications for WiMAX Operators
WiMax.com (blog)
Despite confusion and delays arround the first round of the process, improvements and clarrification on rules in the second round of the US Broadband
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Cisco to Join Google in Ultrafast Broadband Push, Reports Say
eWeek
10 said it plans to build broadband networks that run at 1G bps in several regions around the United States. However, unlike Google—which was seen as taking
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The Connectivity Scorecard 2010 Initiated by Nokia Siemens Networks Released
TMCnet
in mass-market, next-generation, broadband infrastructure. “The comparison between the United States and Sweden actually brings us to the very essence
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Virgin Media – Fourth Quarter 2009 Results
MarketWatch (press release)
Our unique network allows us to innovate and lead the broadband market. With 50Mb, we already offer the fastest widely available broadband in the country
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AT&T Investment in Oregon Network Aimed at Enhancing Mobile Broadband Service
PR Newswire (press release)
"Despite these unprecedented increases in wireless data traffic, AT&T’s network investments and upgrades have enabled us to continue to deliver the nation’s
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NPR

US Crafts Plan To Quicken Broadband Speeds
NPR
Grants and loans funded by the Recovery Act to expand US broadband service announced plans to build ultrafast broadband infrastructure in selected test

Landrieu Urges Applications for Broadband Internet Grants
PR Newswire (press release)
19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — United States Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship Chair Mary L. Landrieu, D-La., today released two grant
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The Internet is the New Infrastructure
Net Newsledger
Canada is placed, along with the United States in the middle of the pack when it comes to having competitive high-speed Internet access.
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Google Blogs Alert for: united states broadband infrastructure

U.S. Crafts Plan To Quicken Broadband Speeds | KOSU Radio
By KOSU News
U.S. Crafts Plan To Quicken Broadband Speeds. Filed by KOSU News in US News. February 28, 2010. Imagine surfing an Internet that’s blazingly fast: Music and movies stream in with no interruptions; software programs download in seconds. The giant search company has announced plans to build ultrafast broadband infrastructure in selected test markets around the country — at speeds as fast at 1 gigabit. One of the key goals of the national broadband plan will be to
KOSU Radio – http://www.kosu.org/
A 2.0 Modest Proposal for U.S. Urban Cities « Media Make Change
By tara
While the federal government has set aside funds to support broadband infrastructure projects in rural areas, there are no mandates ordering that these funds be specifically allocated to lower income communities through urban renewal Since Google plans “to build and test ultra high-speed broadband networks in a small number of trial locations across the United States . . . [and] offer service at a competitive price to at least 50000 and potentially up to 500000 people
Media Make Change – http://www.mediamakechange.org/
Government urged: Act now on WiMax
He emphasised his belief that a wireless-broadband infrastructure was very important, and would affect both the country’s GDP and its competitiveness. According to a consultancy report called "Connected Nation", prepared in the US for
NationMultimedia.com – Technology – http://www.nationmultimedia.com/technology/
Ramon Nuez: How a National Broadband Plan Will Be The Next Public
By Ramon Nuez
That’s just following the money. The funding for the broadband expansion comes from selling priority access licenses to the Internet providers. The money goes to the big carriers who own the Internet infrastructure. It comes from us.
The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/raw_feed_index.rdf
Ramon Nuez: How Does the United States Move Beyond Digital
The investment in this information infrastructure will not only help to create jobs but assist in developing new technologies, applications and services. These initiatives are part of the — “Transforming Our Economy With Science And Addressing these three issues, with a heavy emphasis on digital literacy, would bring broadband ubiquity throughout the U.S.. Unfortunately, addressing the digital literacy issue is problematic at best. It begs the question “how do we
News Portal – http://worldnews.hometips4u.com/

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Articles tagged with Sandy Broadband Infrastructure on
Posts Tagged ‘Sandy Broadband Infrastructure projects that are designed to improve educational and economic opportunities throughout nine states.
USP: Funding of National Broadband Infrastructure as part of US Funds
Funding of National Broadband Infrastructure as part of US Funds. by Vishwa Mohan – Friday, 2 October 2009, 05:46 AM. It has to be.
Canadian ISPs Fire Up Attacks On Canadian Broadband Critiques
Canadian incumbent ISPs are also mirroring the U.S. carrier tactic of using paid and out-of-date statistical rankings of broadband infrastructure.
USDA Rural Broadband Infrastructure – Recovery.org
Economic Recovery Project: USDA Rural Broadband Infrastructure. Location: Missouri, United States, Putnam (MO), Unionville (MO), 63565
W.Va. receives $126.3 million for Statewide Broadband
The announcement was made by U.S. Department of Commerce Sec. The governor said broadband infrastructure is just as important as sewer and water,

Google Alert – new broadband

March 2, 2010

Google News Alert for: new broadband

FCC Proposes New Broadband Spectrum Plan
Phone Scoop
Existing spectrum holders would then be party to some of the proceeds raised by a new spectrum auction. The FCC is due to submit a new broadband plan to
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Broadband boosts Virgin Media revenue
Digital Spy
Over the three months to the end of December, the cable operator added 28600 new net customers to increase its total base to 4.77m. The 63600 new broadband
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What Will ‘Broadband Stimulus’ Actually Do?
TMCnet
If all $2.2 billion is spent on access facilities, an additional 733333 new broadband access lines would be added to the national total.
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Exclusive Event: The New Broadband Buildout
GigaOm (blog)
24, 2010, 4:00am PST No Comments The investors, technologists and entrepreneurs responsible for the first broadband buildout are busy at work on a second
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Senator Murray Announces Major Broadband Expansion into New Communities in
Lake Stevens Journal
of Washington Medical Center to announce an $84 million federal investment in building new broadband lines to communities in Washington state.
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National Broadband Plan will call for new spectrum, USF mobility fund
ConnectedPlanet (blog)
The remarks were made in a speech for the New American Association, in which Genachowski also said the National Broadband Plan would recommend the creation
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Wholesale changes to broadband network
ABC Online
The Federal Opposition says the Government has reneged on a promise to keep its new broadband company a wholesale-only business.
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FCC finds broadband gap creates meaningful use crisis
Government Health IT
It will also set up a health care broadband infrastructure fund that will help providers build out new broadband networks wherever the existing
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FG Asks Google 4 Broadband Jobs
IRISHDEV.com
Dublin would be a natural location for Google to trial its new broadband outside of the US, given that its European, Middle Eastern and African HQs are
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Seven New Broadband Ambassadors Join Internet Innovation Alliance Program
Business Wire (press release)
“Each of our new ambassadors knows firsthand the transformative capabilities of broadband Internet.” The seven new IIA Broadband Ambassadors represent a
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Google Blogs Alert for: new broadband

Exclusive Event: The New Broadband Buildout
By Celeste LeCompte
Exclusive Event: The New Broadband Buildout. Celeste LeCompte | 24 February 2010, 7:00 am. The investors, technologists and entrepreneurs responsible for the first broadband buildout are busy at work on a second wave,
zikkir – http://zikkir.com/tech/
etc: The FCC will get its new broadband plan to Congress on March
By AgentSmith
The FCC will get its new broadband plan to Congress on March 16, a day ahead of schedule. Read More: Broadcasting & Cable Read the comments on this post.
ShareConnector – http://www.shareconnector.com/
Top 10 Broadband » News » BT broadband deals revamped, new cheap
By jonathan@top10.co.uk (Jonathan Leggett)
Special report: BT has launched three new TV and broadband bundles and has announced a price cut for its Talk & Surf home broadband and phone offering.
Top 10 Broadband – News – http://www.top10-broadband.co.uk/
TechKive » Blog Archive » Superfast broadband lifts Virgin revenue
By admin
Virgin Media revenue up to £980m – a 3.3% rise – in fourth quarter as nearly 64000 new broadband subscribers sign up Virgin Media has beaten analysts’ forecasts by boosting revenue by 3.3% to £980m in the fourth quarter, adding 63600
TechKive – http://techkive.com/
Broadband Technology Driving Growth of Consumer Web » Stipe
Jenise Kuklenski.com, a new broadband technology startup company. Employees, especially those in the local labor unions, were thrilled when http://www.Hark Reimers.net company CEO Hoskie Loynd announced increased coverage for ALL employees and
Broadband Technology Driving… – http://www.clecresource.com/

Google Web Alert for: new broadband

Seven New Broadband Ambassadors Join Internet Innovation Alliance
WASHINGTON – Underscoring the need for an effective National Broadband Plan — a simple, coherent set of goals that complement and accelerate the efforts in
The FCC will get its new broadband plan to Congress on March 16, a
The FCC will get its new broadband plan to Congress on March 16, a day ahead of schedule….
Unused Television Spectrum Could Deliver New Broadband Services
Wilmington, NC, becomes a test bed for using TV ‘white spaces’ to provide connectivity for smart city initiative.
New broadband network would reach deep into Central Illinois
NORMAL — The information superhighway is more like a two-lane road in some areas of Illinois, but faster Internet access.
New broadband comboplans by Tata Indicom
Tata Indicom Broadband, the wire line DSL Broadband service of Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Limited today announced the launch of 3 New Broadband combo