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Sanders introduces $150 billion 'Internet for All' plan

by • 1 week ago

Bernie Sanders' broadband policy would invest $150 billion in technical and infrastructure grants while dismantling giant companies like AT&T and Comcast.

FCC's 5G fund called 'slap in the face' to areas struggling to get 4G

by • 1 week ago

The FCC's $9 billion 5G expansion plan was criticized by lawmakers and state officials who say it lacks a clear business plan and will do little for rural areas.

FCC announces $9 billion 5G auction to replace Mobility Fund Phase II

by • 1 week ago

The FCC has confirmed through testing that carrier coverage maps are inaccurate and announced a new funding program for the next generation of wireless.

New Mexico has 'no formal plan' for broadband expansion

by • 4 weeks ago

New Mexico's decentralized broadband governance structure is delaying progress in connecting rural areas of the state, officials concluded.

Georgia is building address-level broadband coverage maps

by • 2 months ago

State CIO Calvin Rhodes said his office wanted data more precise than the census-block data provided by the FCC.

Only four presidential candidates have a plan for the digital divide

by • 3 months ago

A new report from BroadbandNow.com comparing the policy positions of 14 candidates across five internet-related issues shows few have comprehensive plans.

Ohio releases broadband report, priming statewide strategy

by • 3 months ago

A broadband report from the transportation department will help officials develop a broadband strategy over the next several months, Lt. Gov. Jon Husted said.

Microsoft, Nextlink partner to expand broadband in six states

by • 3 months ago

Millions in Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas are expected to receive improved access to high-speed internet through the new partnership.

To challenge FCC’s bad broadband maps, groups demand a regular process

by • 3 months ago

The Federal Communications Commission now faces a slew of legislation that seeks to regulate its broadband data-collection and mapping processes.

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