Archive for July, 2020

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 28, 2020
Google
united states broadband infrastructure Weekly update ⋅ July 28, 2020
NEWS
$16M to be invested in area broadband service Clarksdale Press Register
The Trump Administration announced Tuesday that the United States … to USDA to expand broadband infrastructure and services in rural America.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Millicom Selects Harmonic to Build High-Speed Broadband Infrastructure of the Future PRNewswire
Harmonic’s CableOS solution lays the groundwork for us to quickly and economically respond to requirements for expanded broadband capacity.".

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Millicom and Harmonic partner to boost Latin American broadband Developing Telecoms
… video delivery solution company Harmonic as its strategic partner to build what is described as a high-speed broadband infrastructure of the future.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
House Votes to Ban TikTok, Revising Broadband Speed Goals, Rural Mississippi Infrastructure BroadbandBreakfast.com
The Federal Communication Commission’s current definition of broadband, enacted in 2015, necessitates speeds of 25 Megabits per second (Mbps) …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
House Approves Billions for Broadband, AI and STEM Education Governing
House Approves Billions for Broadband, AI and STEM Education … The draft legislation, which does not yet have a bill number, invests in U.S. Customs and … and Infrastructure Security Agency, known as CISA, which is the federal

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Over 16000 Rural Alaskans Get Access to High-speed Internet, Thanks to Alaska Communications … Odessa American
We know how critical broadband is for education, healthcare, economic development … for their support bringing this important infrastructure to our state,” said Bill Bishop, … KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ALASKA.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Charter Cities Could Help America Counter Chinese Soft Power, Says Lincoln Network Panelist BroadbandBreakfast.com
After conquering the coronavirus at home, China is using the global, political and economic disruption of the pandemic to aggressively advance long …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Community Broadband Will Make the Internet Cheaper for Us All Gizmodo
The digital divide in the U.S. was apparent long before the pandemic forced many of us to … community broadband infrastructure; according to Broadband Now, 22 states have roadblocked or totally outlawed community broadband.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Broadband Models for Unserved and Underserved Communities Broadband Communities
Most U.S. cities have fast, reliable broadband networks available to at least a … broadband model to pursue: capital availability, existing infrastructure, …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Rural Communities Turn to Electric Co-ops for Fiber Broadband Communities
In 2018, 20 rural electric cooperatives joined broadband consultant Conexon … that fiber infrastructure has many synergies with the co-ops’ electric infrastructure. … to bring fiber broadband to large swaths of the rural United States.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
See more results | Edit this alert
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Google Alerts. Unsubscribe | View all your alerts
RSS Receive this alert as RSS feed
Send Feedback

Google Alert – “new broadband”

July 26, 2020
Google
“new broadband” Weekly update ⋅ July 26, 2020
NEWS
Rural areas to benefit from NH’s new broadband law Manchester Ink Link
CONCORD, NH — A bill intended to enhance the state’s broadband infrastructure was signed into law Wednesday. The bill passed the Senate on …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Victoria, WA announce new broadband projects Technology Decisions
Victoria, WA announce new broadband projects. By Dylan Bushell-Embling Monday, 20 July, 2020. mail · facebook · twitter · linkedin …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
BSNL launches new Rs 1299 monthly and yearly Broadband plans with 22GB daily data: Details Times Now
State-owned telecom operator, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has launched a new broadband plan called the BSNL 22GB CUL. The plan …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
FCC Maps Out Requirements for Broadband Deployment Data Collection Framework JD Supra
Among the expected benefits, the new broadband deployment data collection and mapping framework will allow the Commission to better target …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Rindge secures bond to fund construction for broadband internet infrastructure Monadnock Ledger Transcript
Rindge has secured the bond to fund construction of new broadband internet infrastructure, with construction slated to start in August. Rindge …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Tillis commends FCC action to improve data collection, mapping for rural broadband Ripon Advance
… ensure the accuracy of the new broadband coverage maps by creating multiple paths for consumers, along with state, local, and tribal governments …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Big UK Rule Changes to Boost Gigabit Broadband and 5G Rollout ISPreview.co.uk
For example, the new broadband migration system, once actually announced by Ofcom (probably later this year), will need a year for full …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Utilities, Internet Providers Team Up To Potentially Bid For Federal Broadband Aid Vermont Public Radio
… the Federal Communications Commission called the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund has created the financial incentive for this new broadband effort.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Letter: LaFaive Traverse City Record Eagle
When Traverse City Light & Power argued to start a new broadband system, residents were told it could be done effectively. So far, it doesn’t look that …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant

‘We’ve got to connect rural America’: COVID-19 has highlighted need for improved internet access … The Times and Democrat
An estimated $350 million through the FCC’s Rural Digital Opportunity Fund will be available for South Carolina providers to build new broadband

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
See more results | Edit this alert
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Google Alerts. Unsubscribe | View all your alerts
RSS Receive this alert as RSS feed
Send Feedback

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 21, 2020
Google
united states broadband infrastructure Weekly update ⋅ July 21, 2020
NEWS
The Internet of Things Requires A Backbone of Strong Broadband American Action Forum
While the existing internet infrastructure in the United States is strong, there are policies that can build on these strengths as demands on networks …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Trump Administration Invests More Than $16 Million in High-Speed Broadband in Rural Mississippi Yall Politics
The Trump Administration today announced that the United States … to USDA to expand broadband infrastructure and services in rural America.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Paving the Way: US Sen. Capito talks infrastructure The Daily Times
CHARLESTON — U.S. 35 through Putnam and Mason counties and Corridor … Capito recently toured sections of Route 35 and Corridor H with federal and … Broadband expansion continues to be a major infrastructure priority and, …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Sturdy US Broadband System Has Survived COVID-19 Usage Bump Thanks to Federal Policy, ITIF … Multichannel News
Sturdy U.S. Broadband System Has Survived COVID-19 Usage Bump Thanks … Although U.S. broadband networks have weathered the COVID-19 traffic … ultra-fast networks where broadband infrastructure already exists," ITIF said.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
The American Federal Definition of Broadband Is Both Useless and Harmful EFF
Depressingly, the American government’s definition means ISPs get away with … No one thinks we have actual universal broadband in the United States … to accelerate deployment” by “removing barriers to infrastructure investment …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant

Rural broadband access rises on Pa. legislative agenda amid COVID-19 GoErie.com
In the past few years, Snyder has partnered with state Sen. … The Federal Communications Commission defines rural broadband as a 25 megabits per … and congressional leaders to continue investing in broadband infrastructure.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Remarks by President Trump on the Rebuilding of America’s Infrastructure: Faster, Better, Stronger … Whitehouse.gov
Remarks by President Trump on the Rebuilding of America’s Infrastructure: Faster, Better, … Broadband — they’ve been trying to get it for a long time.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant

COVID-19 pandemic pushes rural broadband access to top of Pa. legislative agenda Chambersburg Public Opinion
In the last few years, Snyder has partnered with state Sen. … The Federal Communications Commission defines rural broadband as a 25 megabits per … and congressional leaders to continue investing in broadband infrastructure.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
With Broadband on the Senate’s Plate, Will the US Get Served? Benton Foundation
Invest $100 billion to promote competition for broadband internet infrastructure to unserved and underserved rural, suburban, and urban communities, …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Huawei: China attacks UK’s ‘groundless’ ban of 5G kit BBC News
In addition, it wants BT’s Openreach and other broadband infrastructure providers to stop using Huawei’s gear in the rollout of full-fibre broadband

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
See more results | Edit this alert
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Google Alerts. Unsubscribe | View all your alerts
RSS Receive this alert as RSS feed
Send Feedback

Google Alert – “new broadband”

July 19, 2020
Google
“new broadband” Weekly update ⋅ July 19, 2020
NEWS
FCC Approves New Broadband Data Collection Framework Multichannel News
FCC Approves New Broadband Data Collection Framework. Goal is better maps of service availability. Author: John Eggerton; Publish date: Jul 16, 2020.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
New broadband map highlights underserved areas in Chatham, surrounding counties Savannah Morning News
Business. New broadband map highlights underserved areas in Chatham, surrounding counties. Upcoming Events. Hide caption. According to a …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
New broadband coalition urges Congress to invest to improve high-speed rural broadband washingtonpolicy.org
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for continued investment in wireless and wired infrastructure, particularly in rural areas that have …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Parson gives boost to rural broadband Daily Journal Online
… using federal Coronavirus Relief Fund resources, the Governor is allocating nearly $50 million to a half-dozen new broadband-related initiatives.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Windstream Marks 2020 Fiber Milestone of 100K New Fiber Locations So Far Telecompetitor
Windstream reported 18K net new broadband adds in 1Q 2020, so by my math, it added around 22K in 2Q 2020. That would be a considerable …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Rural Widewater residents just months away from an internet connection Fredericksburg.com
The new broadband signal will reach Widewater residents first, then Aquia Creek Road and finally Marlborough Point. Wido said the tower at Brooke …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Richard Knox: Democracy works…sometimes The Union Leader
The new broadband coop could even expand beyond the NHEC’s current service area, providing competition to pricey internet providers.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
FCC Adopts Rules for More Precise Broadband Availability Map Data Collection Broadband Communities
… ensure the accuracy of the new broadband coverage maps by creating multiple paths for consumers, along with state, local and Tribal governments …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
New Ranip resident applies for broadband, loses Rs 1lakh to online fraud Ahmedabad Mirror
Getting a new broadband connection proved very costly for a New Ranip resident who ended up losing around one lakh rupees to online cyber frauds …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant

Your BT bill could rise as broadband firm reveals significant shake-up Express.co.uk
The first is a Pay As You Go service, (requires a new broadband contract), which doesn’t cost anything until you pick up the phone. You’ll then be …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
See more results | Edit this alert
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Google Alerts. Unsubscribe | View all your alerts
RSS Receive this alert as RSS feed
Send Feedback

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 14, 2020
Google
united states broadband infrastructure Weekly update ⋅ July 14, 2020
NEWS
Congress should act to counter "serious gaps" in broadband, think tank argues FierceElectronics
In some parts of the U.S., broadband infrastructure is lacking, while many Americans also “struggle to afford broadband subscriptions and devices, and …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
The Big Costs of Infrastructure Cutbacks CitiesSpeak
Over two-thirds of all public infrastructure projects in the United States are … after making significant investments in their broadband infrastructure.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Getting connected: City hires broadband consultant Brownsville Herald
The company is charged with developing a Broadband Feasibility and Digital … Valdosta, Ga., is the least connected city in the United States, according to … Gonzalez stressed that the initiative toward broadband infrastructure isn’t a …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Alcorn County Electric Shatters Digital Divide with Multi-Gigabit Broadband Delivery to Rural … Odessa American
“For communities like those in Alcorn County, broadband will make a significant … fiber infrastructure with complete business visibility and simplicity in the delivery of … KEYWORD: MISSISSIPPI UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Three Measures in the House’s Infrastructure Package Most Fiscally Important to Cities and Towns CitiesSpeak
Three Measures in the House’s Infrastructure Package Most Fiscally … federal support for transportation, water, broadband, workforce, and more. On July 1, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Moving Forward Act (H.R.2), …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
US indie fibre provider acquired by investors Capacity Media
… Ultra Broadband Holdings, Inc., a US-based independent operator of 11,100 fibre route miles, has been acquired by APG and Fiera Infrastructure.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Funds for Online Learning During Pandemic, Tech and Black Lives Matter Protests, Infrastructure in … BroadbandBreakfast.com
Randy Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, … It would also stop broadband providers from denying service to customers …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Black Execs Launch Infrastructure Impact Fund to Erase Broadband Deserts in Rural and Urban … Black Enterprise
A Federal Communications Commission report shows about 19 million Americans still lack access to broadband service at threshold speeds. And in …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
US House infrastructure plans could benefit rural Iowa, Democrats say bdemo.com
Improving rural broadband access is U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack’s top infrastructure-related goal, he said. Loebsack, a Democrat from southeastern …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant

As the pandemic continues, it’s time to see the internet as a utility WFAA.com
“What is the pandemic teaching us about access to broadband? … about the "Digital Divide," Siefer argues broadband is "essential infrastructure." Yes …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
See more results | Edit this alert
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Google Alerts. Unsubscribe | View all your alerts
RSS Receive this alert as RSS feed
Send Feedback

Google Alert – “new broadband”

July 12, 2020
Google
“new broadband” Weekly update ⋅ July 12, 2020
NEWS
New Greenfield broadband committee members joined after work-from-home frustration Monadnock Ledger Transcript
… also get in touch at greenfieldbroadband@gmail.com. The new broadband survey can be completed at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LT52PVL

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
BSNL Launches New Rs. 499 Broadband Plan With 100GB Data, 20Mbps Speeds in Select Circles NDTV
The circular confirms that the new broadband plan will not be available in Andaman and Nicobar, Kerala, West Bengal, Calcutta, and Rajasthan …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Governor directs nearly $50 million to aid in broadband expansion, COVID-19 response Daily Journal Online
It will assist providers with construction costs for new broadband expansion to households with students or vulnerable populations. By November of …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Missouri Governor Directs Relief Funds to Broadband Support GovTech
It will assist providers with construction costs for new broadband expansion to households with students or vulnerable populations. By November 2020 …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
The new broadband plan and Nigeria’s digital future Stears Business
In the new Broadband plan, Nigeria wants to ensure internet penetration reaches 70% and that adequate coverage is available to at least 90% of the …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Phelps company brings high-tech broadband to rural communities Finger Lakes Times
The new broadband network replaces OTTC’s outdated DSL lines, which Griswold said lack the capacity of its fiber network. The latter will allow …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
MTNL Delhi Launches ULD-333 Combo Broadband Plan With 100GB Data FUP, 100 Free Calls to … NDTV
Calling it the Freedom ULD-333 Combo, the new broadband plan will be available for a promotional period of 90 days for Delhi subscribers, starting …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
State releases map showing areas lacking broadband Franklin County Citizen
The Georgia General Assembly authorized preparation of a new broadband availability map published by the state Department of Community Affairs …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Local infrastructure needs federal funding Penn Yan Chronicle-Express
… and urban internet inequities, by equipping rural America with grants and loans to facilitate and fund construction of new broadband infrastructure.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Alcorn County Electric Shatters Digital Divide with Multi-Gigabit Broadband Delivery to Rural … Business Wire
The new broadband network will encompass all of Alcorn County, Mississippi, providing connectivity for the local businesses, manufacturing plants, …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
See more results | Edit this alert
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Google Alerts. Unsubscribe | View all your alerts
RSS Receive this alert as RSS feed
Send Feedback

Google Alert – united states broadband infrastructure

July 7, 2020
Google
united states broadband infrastructure Weekly update ⋅ July 7, 2020
NEWS
US broadband investment is serving Americans well despite spike in usage due to pandemic Norfolk Daily News
One of the most outlandish claims has been made by Sascha Meinrath, who argues that U.S. broadband infrastructure is failing because of COVID-19 …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
House infrastructure package pledges $100B for rural broadband Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
It was endorsed by organizations including the Communication Workers of America, American Library Association and a variety of technology trade …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Cox tackles Internet, Veterans, water needs Hanford Sentinel
”This investment in broadband infrastructure is a down payment on the … The $1.5 trillion proposal will rebuild U.S. communities with infrastructure that …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
House Passes Dems’ Massive Broadband Funding Bill Multichannel News
The Democratically controlled House Wednesday passed H.R. 2, the Invest in America Act (part of the larger Moving Forward Act infrastructure bill), …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Senator Klobuchar introduces Accessible, Affordable Internet for All Act KVRR
UNITED STATES – High Speed Broadband internet might not be the first thing … $100 billion to build broadband infrastructure in areas across America that are … Business isn’t the only sector suffering from lack of broadband in rural …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Perspective | The reality of broadband in North Carolina EdNC
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) defines basic broadband … correlate strongly with those with insufficient broadband infrastructure.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
House OKs $100B broadband plan with $50 monthly discounts for poor people Ars Technica
The US House of Representatives yesterday approved $100 billion worth of broadband funding as part of a $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
APG and Fiera Infrastructure to Acquire Conterra Networks as Platform to Grow US Fiber … PRNewswire
CHARLOTTE, N.C. and NEW YORK and TORONTO, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Conterra Ultra Broadband Holdings, Inc. ("Conterra Networks", …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Kilmer Votes to Pass Comprehensive Infrastructure and Jobs Package The Suburban Times
America can’t compete in a 21st century economy with 19th and 20th … to promote competition for broadband internet infrastructure in unserved and …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
APG and Fiera Infrastructure to Acquire Conterra Networks Citybizlist Real Estate
Conterra Ultra Broadband Holdings, Inc. announced today the execution of a … independent broadband infrastructure companies in the United States.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
See more results | Edit this alert
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Google Alerts. Unsubscribe | View all your alerts
RSS Receive this alert as RSS feed
Send Feedback

Google Alert – “new broadband”

July 5, 2020
Google
“new broadband” Weekly update ⋅ July 5, 2020
NEWS
New Broadband Availability Map Shows 1 Million+ Georgians Without Reliable Internet Access All On Georgia
New Broadband Availability Map Shows 1 Million+ Georgians Without Reliable Internet Access. By. AllOnGeorgia. -. July 2, 2020 …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
With New Broadband Fund, One NH Town Is Optimistic About Its Internet Future New Hampshire Public Radio
Julie Dolan knows the Internet in her hometown of Sandwich is bad. She had to hop on the phone with her doctor Thursday morning because the …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Missouri announces $50 million program for broadband expansion, including telehealth Missourinet.com
… for broadband providers, to assist them with construction costs for new broadband expansion to households with students or vulnerable populations.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Duncan introduces bill to help bring broadband internet to rural areas FOX Carolina
… of new broadband infrastructure projects, especially in rural areas, but Congress must first address the burdensome broadband permitting process.

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Virgin Media outage causes outrage, will new broadband bundles dull the pain? Mobile Europe
The network went down in London for up to six hours last Friday causing fury among the ranks of home workers. Today the company announces new

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
First-ever decline of 14.4% in new broadband subscribers during April-Feb’20 Business Today
First-ever decline of 14.4% in new broadband subscribers during April-Feb’20. According to the latest data released by Telecom Regulatory Authority …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
State launches broadband availability map Calhoun Times
Now, the exact extent of the problem will be known for the first time, thanks to a new broadband availability map published by the state Department of …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Telecom Alert—Vertical Location Accuracy Requirements; Accelerating RDOF Buildouts … The National Law Review
… scheduled for July 16 to develop new broadband maps and implement provisions of the Broadband DATA Act. The Second Report and Order seeks …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
House passes ‘landmark’ broadband funding, with Spanberger push for faster internet starexponent.com
The infrastructure bill also includes the Virginia Democrat’s amendment to ensure new broadband networks are built to deliver sufficient upload and …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
ADTRAN Announces Integration Project with NISC Broadband Solutions to Enhance Operations … Business Wire
… supporting new broadband applications—like connected healthcare and education—and encouraging economic development across rural America …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
WEB
Podcast: US Ignite touts brave new broadband business models Broadband World News
US Ignite’s Mari Silbey talks about how cities and companies can provide broadband to residents in underserved areas with hybrid network business …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
Spark Sport Spark NZ
New broadband customer? Sign up to an eligible broadband plan and add Spark Sport for $19.99/month. Learn more. New mobile customer? Sign up …

Facebook Twitter Flag as irrelevant
See more results | Edit this alert
You have received this email because you have subscribed to Google Alerts. Unsubscribe | View all your alerts
RSS Receive this alert as RSS feed
Send Feedback