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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

August 27, 2019
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united states broadband infrastructure Weekly update ⋅ August 27, 2019
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Broadband is too important for this many in the US to be disconnected Brookings Institution (blog)
For the vast majority of us, broadband has become so commonplace in our … But if broadband is an essential part of daily American life in the 21st … The first is the digital telecommunications infrastructure, whether wireless or …

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Running for office? You should have a plan for broadband access The Hill
When the federal government or states administer grants or loans for broadband infrastructure, they should incentivize support for fiber networks, …

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Huawei is embedded in our infrastructure and the federal government subsidized it The Hill (blog)
Other federal and state broadband funds may have done the same. … the company’s technology is already embedded in America’s infrastructure.

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Watch what Donald Trump doesn’t do, not what he says USA TODAY
"Infrastructure week" has become a running joke for the chaotic Trump White … He has started pulling the United States out of the Paris climate accord; …

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Rural America needs the Broadband Data Improvement Act | Opinion The Tennessean
Rural America needs the Broadband Data Improvement Act | Opinion …. and better direct federal funds to the construction of broadband infrastructure.

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New laws The Capitol Fax Blog (blog)
“Rebuild Illinois will improve our infrastructure at a historic scale, and it lays the … “High-speed broadband internet is an absolute necessity for economic … In 2001, the United States withdrew from the Kyoto Protocol, leaving Illinois …

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Wind River Receives FCC Grant To Expand Broadband Access Wyoming Public Media
"This allows us to have the infrastructure needed to getbroadband services to these extremely rural areas where otherwise, there’s just no way to fund …

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Oregon Shakespeare Festival picks all-woman roster Ashland Tidings
American Revolutions: The United States History Cycle is OSF’s …. much money rural communities would need to stand up broadband infrastructure.

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Senator Gardner drops in on Buena Vista The Ark Valley Voice (press release) (blog)
Colorado United States Sen. … “Housing affordability, broadband, infrastructure – these are all concerns that can lead to bipartisan legislation that’s …

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Elizabeth Warren Has a Plan to Finish What FDR Started The Nation
“I will make sure every home in America has a fiber broadband connection at a … The federal government will pay 90 cents on the dollar for construction … broadband infrastructure to protect the interests of giant telecom companies.

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Google Alert – “new broadband”

August 25, 2019
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“new broadband” Weekly update ⋅ August 25, 2019
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Sky unleashes new broadband bundle 12 times faster than anything it had before T3
Sky has revealed plans to launch an all-new broadband bundle – dubbed Sky Broadband Ultrafast – designed to bring faster speeds to enable more …

Sky Ultrafast revealed as ‘next-gen internet’ with 12 TIMES faster speeds from £39 a monthThe Sun
Sky launches Ultrafast broadband that’s 12 times faster than standard serviceMirror.co.uk
Sky Ultrafast Broadband: Sky launches new broadband packages promising speeds of 285Mbits/secExpert Reviews
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Virgin Media and BT challenged as fast new broadband service launches today Express.co.uk
Virgin Media and BT may currently offer some of the fastest broadband speeds on the market but, from today, they are being challenged by a new rival.

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The FCC has no idea how many people don’t have broadband access Ars Technica
A new broadband mapping system is starting to show just how inaccurate the Federal Communications Commission’s connectivity data is. In Missouri …

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Sky ready Broadband Ultrafast for launch Choose
Sky have announced details of their new ultrafast broadband services which will be rolled out during 2019 and 2020. Two packages are being …

Tata Sky comes up with new broadband offer to take on Jio – Details hereFinancial Express
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Cyfrowy Polsat launches new broadband promo for TV subs Telecompaper
Polish operator Cyfrowy Polsat has introduced a special promotion of its fixed broadband services aimed at users of its pay-TV services.

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Multimedia Polska launches new broadband offer for students Telecompaper
Cable operator Multimedia Polska has introduced its new promotion for internet services aimed at students, reports Media2.pl. Under the deal …

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New broadband sector antenna features 17dBi gain and slant polarisation Electropages (blog)
KP Performance Antennas has launched a new eight-port ProLine sector antenna that is ideally suited for point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, …

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National Broadband Plan details to be subject of vote Irish Times
Proposals to keep the new broadband network in public ownership will be voted on on Tuesday by members of a key Oireachtas committee.

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Get a free JBL soundbar and rapid fibre with this student broadband deal from BT TechRadar
But with great power comes great responsibility – we’re talking about the responsibility of sorting out your new broadband deal, of course. And you …

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Sharing spectrum will close the rural digital divide The Hill
The economics of broadband mean that if we take an auction-only approach to the C-band, America’s heartland won’t soon see new broadband

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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

August 20, 2019
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united states broadband infrastructure Weekly update ⋅ August 20, 2019
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How Do We Measure Broadband? Benton Foundation (press release) (blog)
Electric infrastructure is essentially ubiquitous and it isn’t hard, in most … The FCC has its Measuring Broadband America reports, which use the …

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Buttigieg’s new rural plan includes $80B broadband expansion pledge Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
Buttigieg’s new rural plan includes $80B broadband expansion pledge … Buttigieg also said he would pour more federal funding to programs that … that lack online infrastructure and a federalBroadband Innovation Incubator” to …

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What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 15 things to know Moneycontrol.com
All three major US stock indexes closed sharply lower in light trading, with little to … For the April-June period, the eight infrastructure sectors averaged 3.6 … RIL received 15 million registrations from 1,600 towns for home broadband

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Spanberger Announces Details for Rural Broadband Summit in Louisa on Saturday, Encourages … Abigail Spanberger
Since arriving in the U.S. House, Spanberger has worked to expand … for rural broadband internet infrastructure in the communities that need it.

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Google Alert – “new broadband”

August 18, 2019
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“new broadband” Weekly update ⋅ August 18, 2019
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Virgin Media price drop – Every new broadband, TV and smartphone deal revealed Express.co.uk
Virgin Media is ramping up its deals with numerous offers across its broadband and TV services. New customers can currently get some hefty …

Virgin Media UK Discounts Standalone Ultrafast Broadband PricesISPreview.co.uk (blog)
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Pete Buttigieg echoes Warren with $80B rural broadband plan TechCrunch
A new Broadband Incubator Office will help roll these out, and the $80 billion will help bankroll them. Net neutrality gets a bullet point as well — “Given …

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Astro offers rebate to subscribers who add on Maxis broadband plan The Star Online
Astro has announced a new broadband bundle plan with Maxis. Customers with existing Astro subscriptions can add on 30Mbps or 100Mbps Maxis …

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Illinois pumps $420 million into broadband expansion StateScoop
Illinois Chief Information Officer Ron Guerrier, who is not part of the new Broadband Advisory Council, praised the $420 million investment, particularly …

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Vt. hopes grants will increase broadband Valley News
Public Service Commissioner Julie Tierney said the department hopes that “the grants will jumpstart new broadband projects” throughout Vermont.

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How does Reliance Industries’ JioFiber high-speed broadband plan fare against Airtel and Tata? Moneycontrol.com
Reliance Industries recently announced a nationwide rollout of its new broadband service – JioFiber. The company’s Chairman and Managing …

Reliance Jio Fiber: Here are 5 key things you’ll get with new broadband serviceHindustan Times
Reliance JioGigaFiber vs Airtel V-Fiber vs BSNL vs ACT Fibernet: Price and broadband plans …BGR India
Reliance Jio Fiber: Customers to get free HD, 4K LED TV, 4K set-top-box with annual subscription …Hindustan Times
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Jio Fiber Launch: Hathway Broadband Responds With 100Mbps Plan at Rs. 699 a Month, ‘Play … NDTV
Hathway has expanded its broadband services in India and started offering a 100Mbps broadband plan in the Kolkata circle. The new broadband plan …

Reliance JioFiber effect: Hathway now offering 100Mbps broadband plan for Rs 699BGR India
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Benefited by broadband: Beltrami County leads the state in high speed internet access Bemidji Pioneer
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development released a new broadband availability map this year, showing Beltrami …

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State hopes to generate more rural broadband through grants Kansas City Star
Public Service Commissioner Julie Tierney says the department hopes that "the grants will jumpstart new broadband projects" throughout Vermont.

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Two major projects to expand broadband in rural Howard and Tipton counties Kokomo Tribune
The new broadband coverage will offer up to 25 mbps download speeds and 3 mbps upload speeds. Glaszner said the exact areas of the county …

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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

August 13, 2019
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united states broadband infrastructure Weekly update ⋅ August 13, 2019
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Elizabeth Warren proposes $85 billion in broadband grants StateScoop
… $85 billion in new grants for rural broadband infrastructure and encourage the development of municipally backed internet service providers. … Warren’s plan states that she would use federal authority to preempt those regulations.

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With Iowa State Fair ahead, 2020 Democrats pitch to rural America Roll Call
Former Vice President Joe Biden unveiled a rural America proposal last month that included $20 billion for rural broadband infrastructure and a …

America has a terrible digital divide. Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that too.Vox
Elizabeth Warren Proposes $85 Billion Expansion Of Broadband For Rural AmericaThe Federalist
Warren Releases Plan to Invest in Rural America and Build a New Farm Economynhlabornews.com
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Rep. Lujan sponsors broadband legislation KRQE News 13
The Albuquerque Journal is reporting Lujan is a sponsor of a bill that would provide $5 billion in federal funding to support broadband infrastructure

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Bridging The Digital Divide In Texas’ Wide-Open Spaces Science Friday
This segment is part of The State of Science, a series featuring science stories … The same reasons advocates use to promote broadband today were used … cost of building infrastructure to sparsely populated regions isn’t profitable.

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Elizabeth Warren Promises to Kill State Laws That Ban Locally-Owned ISPs VICE
Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has unveiled a plan she says will not only improve broadband access in America, but kill state laws specifically …

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Elizabeth Warren Announces Plan to Promote Municipal Broadband Over Private Companies InsideSources
outlined her plan for rural America in a blog post on Medium, and … fiber infrastructure necessary to bring high-speed broadband to unserved areas, …

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America Wins Act proposes to tax carbon pollution, invest over $1 trillion into infrastructure Transportation Today
John Larson (D-CT) introduced the America Wins Act to the House this … drinking water, and $40 billion for broadband deployment, among others.

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America Wins Act proposes to tax carbon pollution, invest over $1 trillion into US infrastructure Daily Energy Insider
John Larson (D-CT) introduced the America Wins Act to the House this week, … in the United States to address economic issues concerning infrastructure … drinking water, and $40 billion for broadband deployment, among others.

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This Simple Law Could Have Saved The US $126 Billion in Broadband Deployment Costs VICE
Deploying fiber broadband across the country the size of the United States is … the ground is opened for a public infrastructure project,” Warren said.

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2020 candidates roll out plans for rural America The Keene Sentinel
The U.S. senator from Massachusetts earned plaudits from a local … At the crux of the Warren plan is a reorientation of the broadband business. … from federal agencies to help coordinate with local leaders on infrastructure projects.

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Google Alert – “new broadband”

August 11, 2019
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New broadband map shows swath of western Kansas without internet access hays Post
DODGE CITY – Where would we be if we couldn’t stream movies or music? Far-eastern Kansas counties and a broad swath of western Kansas.

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FCC Plans to Redo Flawed Broadband Maps InsideSources
At the FCC’s latest open commission meeting, the FCC acknowledged the inaccuracy of the maps and launched a new broadband mapping effort, …

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Google Home comes free in new broadband deals from a surprise BT rival Express.co.uk
Google Nest Hub is currently being given away for free in new broadband deals from John Lewis, making the provider’s internet even more appealing.

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Grant funding to study broadband opportunities Rutland Herald
… hope that these grants will jumpstart new broadband projects throughout the state,” said Public Service Commissioner, June Tierney, in a release.

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Virgin Media challenges BT broadband with a free gift or money off your bill Express.co.uk
BT broadband launched new broadband deals over the weekend that are incredibly tempting. The provider is giving away an Xbox One S All-Digital …

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Elizabeth Warren Proposes A Public Option For The Internet HuffPost
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) announced a plan Wednesday to create a public option for the internet, aiming to ensure universal broadband …

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Samsung’s New Phones, a Boeing 787 Software Flaw, and More News WIRED
That’s how much money presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren intends to put into a new broadband plan to improve internet access for rural and …

Samsung’s New Phones, a Dangerous Boeing 787 Flaw, and More NewsNosy Media
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Elizabeth Warren Tries To Court Rural Voters Skeptical Of Urban Elites With Sweeping Broadband … The Federalist
Jacob Neiheisel, a political science professor at the University of Buffalo, disagrees that Warren’s new broadband plan will do much to bring in new …

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Supervisors agree to work with Data Stream for comprehensive broadband solution Fauquier Times
The county’s expenditures would be offset by charging new broadband customers subscriber fees, Gerhardt said. A $10 monthly fee paid by 2,000 …

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Free Google Home Hub and cheap bills make John Lewis broadband deals a top choice TechRadar
When it comes to selecting your new broadband deal, there are a few factors to consider: Is it affordable? Do I recognise the brand? Do I get any …

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Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

August 6, 2019
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united states broadband infrastructure Weekly update ⋅ August 6, 2019
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To get broadband to every American, you need to know the rules in all 50 states Marketplace.org
For us, this was about understanding that 50-state landscape of broadband deployment laws. … Apparently Illinois makes internet service providers pay into a special coffer called the Digital Divide Elimination Infrastructure Fund.

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United States Fixed Broadband Market Report, 2019: Reviews Several Aspects of the Cable, DSL … Yahoo Finance
The "USA – Fixed Broadband Market – Statistics and Analyses" report has … state proposal for $1 billion investment in broadband infrastructure using …

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Drew Clark: Broadband Maps Are a Mess, So Now Let’s Focus on Actually Improving Them BroadbandBreakfast.com
With the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act under … better-quality and transparent data about U.S. broadband infrastructure.

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FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Appoints Tilson’s General Counsel Tim Schneider to the Broadband PRNewswire (press release)
"This is a unique opportunity to pair Tilson’s expertise in deploying telecommunications infrastructure across the United States, with my prior state …

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The Role States Are Playing in Expanding Broadband Access Route Fifty
State government efforts to help fund the expansion of broadband internet … as opposed to infrastructure that functions as more of a mainline for networks, are … State broadband programs are happening along with federal and local …

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Is Google Right About Data Caps? Yahoo Finance
Chief among those impediments is the state of America’s broadband internet infrastructure: There are still 19 million Americans without access to …

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Tilson executive named to FCC broadband group Mainebiz
Tilson executive named to FCC broadband group … been named to a national broadband working group set up by the U.S. Federal Communications …

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EU Expands Quotas to Accept More High Quality American Beef RFD-TV
NASHVILLE, Tenn (RFD-TV) With support from the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) the United States and the European Union have …

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Spanberger announces focus of August in-district work period Augusta Free Press
In June, Spanbergersuccessfully led the fight to approve a bipartisan amendment that would increase federal rural broadband infrastructure funding …

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US Chamber of Commerce Continues to Push for Passage of the USMCA RFD-TV
NASHVILLE, Tenn (RFD-TV) Leaders of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce have tabbed the passage of the United States Mexico Canada Agreement …

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Spanberger Applauds FCC Decision to Improve Rural Broadband Internet Data Abigail Spanberger
HENRICO, V.A. – U.S. Representative Abigail Spanberger today applauded the … Yesterday, the FCC announced a new process to collect broadband … rural communities can focus on expanding local broadband infrastructure to …

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Google Alert – “new broadband”

August 4, 2019
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Pew’s new broadband tool shows how states are taking action StateScoop
States are passing more laws than ever to expand broadband access — and on Wednesday, Pew Charitable Trusts released a tool that dives into …

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FCC greenlights $20 billion rural broadband subsidy auction CNET
But Democrats want to see better data from a new broadband mapping effort first. At the agency’s August meeting, the FCC voted on two related items …

FCC Re-Shapes Broadband Data CollectionMultichannel News
FCC OKs Mapping Plan, But Commissioners Have ConcernsLaw360
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Business Spotlight: Frankfort natives bring new broadband option to rural Franklin County State-Journal.com
"If you’re cut off from the Internet, you’re cut off from the world in today’s society," said Frankfort resident Roy Collins. Collins and his partner, Michael …

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What’s New in Civic Tech: Pew Launches State Broadband Index Government Technology
… by the end of the year, as de Wit notes that 2019 has been an active session in state legislatures nationwide for new broadband-related policies.

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Reliance Jio GigaFiber: Here’s what to expect from the new broadband service Hindustan Times
Reliance Jio announced its broadband service “Jio GigaFiber” in July last year. Expected to disrupt the broadband space in India, Reliance Jio has …

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Virgin Media is giving away a free Amazon Echo in new broadband and TV deals Express.co.uk
Virgin Media is giving new customers that sign up to either its standard or Oomph broadband and phone deals a free Amazon Echo Dot.

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New Kansas Broadband Map Shows Internet Accessibility, And The Areas Sans Service May … KMUW
DODGE CITY — Kansas is bathed in shades of blue that stretch north to south, east to west. That’s not a reference to politics: It’s what the state looks …

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Redzone Reports 2019 Maine Broadband Expansion Progress Yahoo Finance
New Broadband Access Provided to Over 10,000 Maine Homes & Businesses in Farmington, Dover Foxcroft, Calais, Machias, Fort Kent, Belfast, and …

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Study: Broadband a Boost for Rural Telemedicine Use U.S. News & World Report
… between rural and urban communities, including through the Connect America Fund, which supports new broadband infrastructure in rural areas.

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Three places in West Lothian will get superfast broadband in the next year Edinburgh Live
Three locations in West Lothian will benefit from new broadband technology, UK digital infrastructure company Openreach has announced.

Openreach Unveil 36 New UK Areas for FTTP Ultrafast BroadbandISPreview.co.uk (blog)
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