Broadband Internet Information

Broadband - Will it Affect Your Online Marketing Future?

The coming age of general Broadband use bearing down upon us, minute by minute, is going to leave many changes in its wake. Some will be welcome; others will demand all we can do, just to keep up!

A Cheap Alternative To Broadband?

Are you a dial-up user looking for a faster connection, but don't like Broadband prices? If so, you should take a look at a new service called OnSpeed, which has received rave reviews in Internet technology publications.

Ka Band -Affordable Satellite Internet On The Way!

Ka Band VSAT* satellite internet technology has enormous possibilities for telecommuters, rural locations and eventually for Motor Home users around the U.S. - if it works! Ka Band satellite internet is an all new approach to sending and receiving internet traffic from space (satellites used for internet are at least 23,000 miles from Earth). *Very small aperture terminal.

DSL Internet is a Simple and Easy Way to Get Fast Internet Service

DSL ? which stands for Digital Subscriber Line ? is a great way to get high-speed internet service, without having to get a cable modem, or live in an area that has cable lines. DSL providers have very fast and comparatively cheap internet connectivity.

The Coming Television Revolution

The revolution is just getting started and will be begin to make its mark this year. By 2010, it will begin to take off. By 2025, it will be the standard for all TV viewing. It's called Internet Protocol Television, or IPTV for short. IPTV works with a set-top box connected to any broadband interface and to a TV. It will allow users to choose among thousands (and eventually hundreds of thousands) of hours of programming, including movies, sports, classic TV, etc., and download their selections from the internet to the hard drive of the set-top box.

Wi-Fi Hotspot Security

You've set up your Boingo account, you're hanging out at the Home Turf sports bar in LAX and you figure you'll do a little business or check your e-mail while sipping a Chardonnay. Well, that's the point of Wi-Fi hotspots; being able to take care of a few things while in a relaxing atmosphere.

Broadband is State-of-the-Art Internet Access: How Can a Broadband Cable Benefit You?

We are now well ensconced in a time when the Web is riddled with graphics, animations, sounds, and videos, bringing about a necessity for superior internet access such as that which broadband can provide. The fact is that anything less than the speed supplied by a broadband cable has become inadequate for today?s Web users.

Remotely Connecting by Satellite To the Hospital - 2005

Hospital?s and the Medical Professionals associated with them across America have discovered during the last few years that a great deal of efficiency can be accomplished by utilizing the World Wide Web to connect Doctors, Surgeons, Medical Transcribers and remote or mobile Clinics together. A specialist can instantly review an X-Ray or medical chart half way around the world or from a very remote area. Although most of this connectivity is accomplished utilizing high speed terrestrial internet connections like a T1, Cable or DSL connections, there are many areas in the U.S. where this type of internet connection isn?t available.

Time to Redefine Telecom

Telecommunication, according to Wikipedia, is the extension of communication over a distance. In practice, it also recognizes that something may be lost in the process; hence the term 'telecommunication' covers all forms of distance and/or conversion of the original communications, including radio, telegraphy, television, telephony, data communication and computer networking.

What are Your Internet Connection Solutions?

Of primary concern to all internet users is their actual connection to the internet.

3 Tips to Fix Unreliable Wireless Connections

Generally speaking, wireless computer connections are reliable. However, nothing is perfect, and sometimes you may lose your connection or experience a weak signal. There are many factors that impact the reliability of your wireless connection.

Why You Should Switch To A Fast Internet Connection

With high-speed Internet access becoming available in more and more areas, perhaps it is now available in your neck of the woods. If it is, you might be wondering if it makes sense to upgrade from dialup. For most people, the answer is probably yes! Here are a few reasons why:

Business Satellite Internet Products Compared - 2005

There are a number of options available for Business Class Satellite Internet connectivity in the U.S. today. New offerings seem to launch every week in 2005 and it is becoming a bit confusing for the business owner who can?t obtain traditional high speed internet or can?t afford the expense of running a T1 line to a location off the beaten path. I?ve outlined below several options for business with the positive aspects as well as negative where applicable. Each company and heavy individual user has different needs, so no one platform is a ?one size fits all?. I will outline them and you decide:

Google Brings Millions of Hard-to-Find Library Books to Your Fingertips

Millions of hard-to-find books from five major libraries will soon be a lot easier to access: Google has made plans to scan and digitize them, making the books available on their widely used Internet search engine.

Wifi Hotspot Locations for that a Good Thing?

Recent companies have been advertising wifi hotspot locations that are 'turnkey' (they can run themselves), and only cost between $13,000 and $20,000 to start. Is that good?

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NRV seeking proposals for broadband internet  WSLS 10

Montgomery County and the City of Radford want to connect residents in rural areas to better internet. The two localities are launching a broadband plan.

Commissioner Elaine Bryant effectively pulls plug on city of Tallahassee broadband proposal

A push for the city of Tallahassee to get into the broadband Internet business is effectively dead, with Commissioner Elaine Bryant saying she is not for it.

T-Mobile Takes Its First Step to Disrupt the Cable Industry  The Motley Fool

The wireless carrier launches its home internet pilot.

Two Bills Aim To Bring Broadband To Rural Texas  Texas Standard

In the 1930s, Lyndon Johnson, then a young congressman, decided he wanted to do something grand – on the scale of his hero, Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

FTC announces inquiry into the privacy practices of broadband providers  The Verge

The Federal Trade Commission today announced a broad inquiry into the privacy practices of internet *service* providers requesting large companies like AT&T, ...

Deploying Broadband Internet Access in Indiana and the US  Hoosier Ag Today

The biggest obstacle to building out broadband internet access to rural communities is money. However, studies show the tremendous benefits of providing that ...

CAF II expansion brings broadband internet access to rural residents  Merrillfotonews

Jeremy Ratliff Editor. What began nearly four years ago as ideas and conversations about expanding high-speed internet *service* in rural Lincoln County, has ...

Broadband Internet critical for economic development

I learn something new practically every day in this job. For example, did you know that Oklahoma has a state meal? According to the Oklahoma Historical ...

North Carolina Legislation Would Leverage Co-ops to Expand Broadband  Nonprofit Quarterly

In North Carolina, following on the heels of legislation passed in Mississippi earlier this year, 34 state legislators have cosponsored a bill that would enable the ...

Built With Federal Funding, VTel's Broadband Wireless Service Failed To Fully Deliver  Vermont Public Radio

Tens of millions of taxpayer dollars have gone toward bringing high-speed internet to the small towns and backroads of Vermont. But one project, a wireless.

FCC claims on broadband access under scrutiny | TheHill  The Hill

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is being scrutinized over its claims that its deregulatory agenda has led to record gains in the private sector's ...

Residents of rural Orange County are getting broadband internet soon  The Daily Tar Heel

Thanks to a grant from the county, underserved parts of Orange County will soon be receiving internet *service* from a company called Open Broadband.

Bill to use coops to expand broadband  The Daily Advance

Thursday, March 21, 2019. Area lawmakers are backing new legislation that would help electric cooperatives offer broadband internet. Rep. Howard Hunter III ...

T-Mobile Launches Home Broadband to Disrupt Cable Industry  Nasdaq

As the digital barriers between wireless telecom and cable firms seem to blur with a consolidated product portfolio, various companies from these two.

How one Michigan university is working to bring high-speed internet to the whole U.P.

3300 homes are signed up for Northern Michigan University's Educational Access Network, which provides LTE internet *service* in the Upper Peninsula.

Rep. Anderson files bills to move needle on rural broadband access  Waco Tribune-Herald

State Rep. Charles “Doc” Anderson, R-Waco, filed a pair of bills this legislative session that aim to increase broadband access for people who live where access ...

Fidelity Communications upgrades broadband service across central Arkansas

Rural broadband carrier Fidelity Communications is nearing completion on a one-year initiative to move all standard cable modem customers to 50 Mbps ...

Campbell County supervisors hear from panel of experts on possible broadband expansion  Lynchburg News and Advance

RUSTBURG — The Campbell County Board of Supervisors explored broadband options with a panel of three local experts at a meeting this week.

Facebook to Help Expand Broadband Internet Service in West Virginia  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Facebook says it's going to help expand broadband internet in West Virginia. The social media company announced a plan Monday, March 4, to build a high.

Fort Calhoun City Council roundup, March 18 | Public  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Public open house set for Adams Street Corridor project.

Municipal broadband internet: The next public utility?  Smart Cities Dive

Initiatives across the country seem to be gaining steam as cities look to encourage equitable access — but pitfalls around cost and taxpayer risk remain.

Broadband internet unavailable to many in Eastern NC  WITN

JACKSONVILLE, NC (WITN) - A navy reservist who moved back to the East is frustrated with the lack of broadband internet available for his family. Jason Dart ...

Garamendi aims to ‘save the internet’ with focus on rural communities  Fairfield Daily Republic

FAIRFIELD — A decision by the Federal Communications Commission in 2017 to eliminate a set of internet regulations directly harmed residents and ...

Initiative looks to expand access to broadband internet  KIMT 3

If the measure is approved, $70 million would be used to supply rural communities with new broadband infrastructure.

Deploying Broadband Internet Access in Indiana and Planter Calibration this Spring on the HAT Thursday Morning Edition  Hoosier Ag Today

Positioning INFB for the Next 100 Years and More Room to Grow in the Hardwoods Industry on the HAT Tuesday Morning Edition, Mar 26, 2019.

Guest opinion: Montana lawmakers can lead on protecting internet privacy  Billings Gazette

Montana state legislators are considering a proposed law that would protect consumers from privacy invasions by internet *service* providers, or ISPs — the cable ...

Hawkins Commission hears update on HolstonConnect | Local News  Citizentribune

Internet *service* was at the center of attention at Monday night's Hawkins County Commission meeting at the Hawkins County Court House.

Governor Holcomb Pledges $100 Million For Broadband Internet For Entire State  93.1 WIBC Indianapolis

STATEWIDE -- Broadband Internet access is sorely lacking in rural parts of Indiana. A new push from the Holcomb Administration looks to change that. Citing a ...

Report: Verizon's Fixed 5G Broadband Service Economically Flawed, Unsustainable  ExtremeTech

Verizon's 5G fixed wireless *service* might never make money according to an analyst firm. The short range and small cell ...

MEHLMAN: There’s A Better Way To Save The Internet Than The ‘Save The Internet’ Act  The Daily Caller

It's not surprising that a few sparks flew, and more threatened, in the recent congressional hearing on net neutrality, specifically on the proposed “Save the ...

The Internet Doesn’t Need Saving -  Reason

But that might not stop House Democrats from Net Neutrality–related histrionics.

Guggenheim: T-Mobile Home Broadband Aimed At Boosting Sprint Merger, Not A Threat To Cable  Yahoo News

A move by T-Mobile Us Inc (NASDAQ: TMUS) to offer home broadband to some rural and underserved homes is aimed at boosting chances for a merger with ...

Gov. Evers' Budget Would Invest $78M To Expand High-Speed Internet  Wisconsin Public Radio News

Gov. Tony Evers' budget would invest $78 million in the state's Broadband Expansion Grant Program. The governor has set a goal to provide all homes and ...

Vermont Legislature Eyes ECFiber As Model For Community-Based Broadband Build-out  Vermont Public Radio

As lawmakers look for ways to get more Vermonters connected with high-speed broadband, they're increasingly turning to community-based solutions. ECFiber,

Dole Foundation, AT&T Partner on Access from AT&T Broadband for Veterans  Telecompetitor

The Elizabeth Dole Foundation and AT&T today announced they are working together to promote Access from AT&T, the AT&T veterans broadband offering to ...

Westelcom completes telephone network switching enhancement

WATERTOWN — Westelcom has completed a telephone network switching enhancement that will allow it to provide customers telephone services from two ...

Virginia electric utilities wiring rural areas for broadband  Virginian-Pilot

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — If you want internet *service* in the rural hamlet of Honaker, in far Southwest Virginia, Cable Plus is the only game in town. With internet ...

5G to arrive in Arkansas by 2021; Fayetteville to expand broadband access

Mobile phone *service* 5G is the next generation of cellular technology after 4G LTE, and cellular *service* providers are expected to offer nationwide 5G *service* by ...

More rural broadband goal of new Virginia legislation  Fauquier Now

“It's one of those very rare win-wins where the electric companies, ratepayers and people in need of broadband *service* all benefit. — Evan Feinman, the ...

T-Mobile unveils home broadband service that could expand after Sprint merger  BGR

T-Mobile on Thursday unveiled a limited home internet *service* that it plans to pilot for 50000 mobile customers at $50 a month, with the company promising it ...

Apple and Netflix and Hulu, oh my! ‘Subscription fatigue’ sets in among streamers  Los Angeles Times

Apple's entry into the streaming-video business adds yet another choice for consumers. A new report says many cord cutters are unwilling to shell out for more ...

Intercounty seeks local input on TRAIN broadband | Local News  The Salem News

Looking for better broadband internet? Intercounty Electric wants to hear from you.

Allegany County launches broadband, trails task forces  Corning Leader

BELMONT — Known for its rural nature, Allegany County is launching two concerted efforts to address both a challenge and the promise presented by its vast ...

Broadband internet access important to farms | News  Napoleon Northwest Signal

Technology in agriculture that requires an internet connection is only becoming more prevalent, and progress to expand broadband access was viewed ...

Comcast announces $5-per-month Flex streaming platform for cord cutters  The Verge

Days before Apple announces an expanded plan to sell video *service* subscriptions, Comcast has unveiled Flex, a streaming platform targeted at non-cable ...

Life After Google: How Co-Ops and Dark Lines Could Be Fiber’s Future  Government Technology

Google Fiber stopped all services in Louisville, Ky., and left town last month. Meanwhile, the Internet company's efforts to bring its high-speed Internet *service* to ...

PE Group to Acquire U.K.'s Inmarsat for $3.4B  CFO Magazine

The satellite operator has been investing in inflight wifi for planes amid increasing competition in its core maritime communications business.

$1.25 million earmarked for broadband, library, park | News |  Indiana Gazette

One day, youngsters in the farthest, most remote corners of Indiana County will log onto the internet from their own homes and, at the same lightning-fast speeds ...

YOUR TEXAS AGRICULTURE MINUTE: Legislature addresses broadband internet in rural Texas Presented by Texas Farm Bureau's Mike Miesse

The internet is about more than web surfing or Facebook. It is now vital to commerce, health care and more. For most of Texas, broadband access, as with a ...

DETCOG conducts broadband survey to better understand internet speeds  KTRE

DETCOG is asking residents and businesses to take the survey so it can better understand the internet speeds people have access to in Deep East Texas.

Liberty Latin America Buys Controlling Interest in UTS  Multichannel News

Deal adds mobile services to its broadband, video operations in Caribbean.

Music labels sue Charter, complain that high Internet speeds fuel piracy  Ars Technica

The music industry is suing Charter Communications, claiming that the cable Internet provider profits from music piracy by failing to terminate the accounts of ...

DETCOG sponsors broadband internet study for several deep East Texas counties

ANGELINA COUNTY, Tx (KETK) - The Deep East Texas Council of Governments (DETCOG) is currently sponsoring a Broadband Internet study for several deep ...

Lawmaker files bill to increase access to high-speed internet in rural areas of Texas  KLTV

The bill would use existing electrical co-op power poles and easements to provide broadband internet to rural areas of Texas.

High-Speed Fibre Makes Up One-Quarter of Fixed Broadband Internet Connections in OECD Countries  CircleID

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) reports that the share of high-speed fiber in fixed broadband Internet connections in its ...

Telecom-Backed Nonprofit Opposes Broadband Bonds in Mississippi  Nonprofit Quarterly

Mississippi ranks 49th in broadband coverage and has launched a bond-backed effort with rural electric co-ops to improve its standing. A nonprofit funded by ...

$2.2-billion federal top-up will not be the norm: Morneau -  Daily Commercial News

OTTAWA — A one-time $2.2-billion windfall in the federal budget to help Canadian cities improve roads, bridges, highways and water systems won't become an ...

Evers Budgets $78 Million for High Speed Internet  urbanmilwaukee

Gov. Tony Evers' budget would invest $78 million in the state's Broadband Expansion Grant Program. The governor has set a goal to provide all homes and ...

Chicopee City Council President John Vieau to run for mayor

Vieau took out nomination papers to run for mayor Monday.

Poloncarz wants to close county's digital divide with $20M high-speed network  Buffalo News

County Executive Mark Poloncarz says he's done waiting for private corporations to close the digital divide in Erie County, which has left thousands of residents ...

New York promises high-speed internet for all but this town was left behind  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Note: The story has been updated to reflect new information from the state's Broadband for All program on its coverage of the Bradford area and Haefele TV's ...

Positioning INFB for the Next 100 Years and More Room to Grow in the Hardwoods Industry on the HAT Tuesday Morning Edition  Hoosier Ag Today

Positioning INFB for the Next 100 Years and More Room to Grow in the Hardwoods Industry on the HAT Tuesday Morning Edition, Mar 26, 2019.

Flood Damages Now Estimated at $3 Billion  Hoosier Ag Today

Damages from flooding in the Midwest are now estimated to top $3 billion, with threats of more flooding on the horizon. President Donald Trump has approved ...

Fortnite and games like it have made 31% of Brits change internet packages  PCGamesN

The UK is spending more on internet, and you can thank online gaming.

Conference targets high-speed internet access on Peninsula  Peninsula Daily News

North Olympic Peninsula Broadband Symposium to be held March 18-19 in Blyn.

OneWeb’s first satellites are launched into orbit for global internet constellation  GeekWire

A Russian-built, European-launched Soyuz rocket sent the first six satellites of OneWeb's broadband data constellation into orbit, kicking off a years-long ...

Introducing Community-Owned and Operated Broadband | Featured Articles  Estes Park news

Following a unanimous vote of the Town Board to proceed with the broadband project, here are some answers to frequently asked questions for customers of ...

Broadband Adoption High, but Local Agencies Aim to Improve Access

Statewide broadband adoption is within 2 percentage points of an overall goal, according to a survey by a nonprofit charged with expanding usage and ...

Connected Consumer Survey 2018: Fixed Broadband Retention & Satisfaction in Australia & New Zealand -  Associated Press

This *content* is a press release from our partner Business Wire. The AP newsroom and editorial departments were not involved in its creation.

City celebrates milestone for Connexion broadband service, but sign-up dates still unknown  The Coloradoan

Workers are busy laying fiber optic lines throughout the city.

Rural Broadband Funding Could Connect More Ohio Valley Communities To High-Speed Internet  WOUB

By: Liam Niemeyer | Ohio Valley ReSource. Posted on: Tuesday, February 26, 2019. < < Back to. “Rural Broadband Funding Could Connect More Ohio Valley ...

How TV could be used to provide affordable broadband internet to rural Mississippi  Jackson Clarion Ledger

By using TV white spaces technology, the cost of bridging the digital divide could be reduced by as much as 80 percent.

MillerCoors Suing Anheuser-Busch of Corn Syrup Commercials  Hoosier Ag Today

MillerCoors has filed a lawsuit against Anheuser-Busch over its series of commercials on the use of corn syrup in the brewing process. Bud Light doesn't use ...

Special Briefing: Could Apple Beat Netflix at Its Own Game?  OZY

With Apple's new focus on creating original *content*, the streaming wars are truly underway.

Latin America's Internet Growth Will Mint Millionaires from Its Investors  Banyan Hill Publishing

Among Latin America's five largest countries, broadband internet penetration is 50%, but growing at a 10% annual clip. Early investors will be millionaires.

Indiana launches $100M push for broadband to rural areas  WTHR

Indiana is launching a $100 million program to expand broadband internet services across rural parts of the state.

Alaska Elementary School Promotes Satellite Broadband  Government Technology

A school in Anchorage has put its name on a satellite that can deliver wireless broadband to remote parts of the state. The effort is part of a multi-billion dollar ...

DFT Communications successfully finishes broadband expansion for New NY Broadband Program Phase II Grants | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

DFT Communications Monday announced on-time completion of its New NY Broadband Program projects to expand high-speed broadband Internet *service* to ...

Need for technicians complicates broadband efforts  Richmond-News

Efforts to extend broadband internet services to northern Wisconsin face challenges, beyond the task of installing the fiber optic and other infrastructure ...

Gov. Wolf Continues Push for Broadband Internet  WENY-TV

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf wants to bring broadband internet to residents across the Keystone State.

Editorial: Cities wise to lay groundwork for public broadband  GazetteNET

In today's society, reliable, fast and affordable internet *service* is as critical as water and electricity when it comes to a community's future.That's why we're ...

Statewide broadband bill passes out of committee  Washington State Wire

Photo: Broadband access in Washington via the FCC. A bipartisan bill that would support the expansion of broadband *service* in Washington State passed out of ...

NCGA Week in Review  Lexology

North Carolina legislators reconvened on Monday to kick off a full week of committee presentations and floor votes. House lawmakers held several…

A fight for better broadband in Nebraska is in progress

LYONS, Ne (FOX42KPTM) - In the digital age, you might think everyone has quick broadband internet. "Pretty good for our market here," said Chase Wenzl from ...

South Portland broadband plan could hit funding snag  The Forecaster

SOUTH PORTLAND — An action plan for using $436,000 in Community Development Block Grant funds received unanimous City Council approval Tuesday ...

Millions of Americans still can't get broadband. Here’s a potential fix  CNET

In these politically divisive times, there's at least one thing lawmakers on both sides of the aisle can agree on: The way we track who in America does or doesn't ...

Premium Choice Broadband nears last stages of connection project

Premium Choice Broadband is nearing the final stages of its latest project to bring high-speed fiber internet connections to rural Maine. The company has ...

Erie County, N.Y., Mulls Borrowing for Huge Fiber Project  Government Technology

(TNS) — Erie County, N.Y., Executive Mark Poloncarz says he's done waiting for private corporations to close the digital divide in Erie County, which has left ...

Foss: Progress on rural broadband access, but some gaps  The Daily Gazette

Should Annabel Felton ever get broadband Internet at her home, it will be too late for her daughters, who are both in college. But it won't be too late for her, ...

Wyoming works to expand broadband  The Torrington Telegram

CHEYENNE — Wyoming's efforts to expand broadband internet access across the state go beyond making sure people can binge their favorite TV show no ...

Every Mississippi Electric Co-Op Exploring Broadband Funding  Government Technology

Now that they have the go-ahead to provide Internet from the Mississippi Broadband Enabling Act, electric co-ops are exploring different funding and business ...

Britons get 'bad deal' from broadband giants  BBC News

Britons who get their broadband from the UK's biggest suppliers are the "most likely" to be getting a bad deal, reports Which? The consumer group's latest ...

County Continues Work on Partnership to Expand Broadband Access to Rural Areas -  State College News

Centre County commissioners this week approved entering contract negotiations for a project that aims to use 911 towers to expand broadband internet *service* ...

Institutional Investors Are Selling Viasat Inc (NASDAQ:VSAT) | Thorold News  Thorold News

Viasat Inc (NASDAQ:VSAT) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q4 2018. Its down -0.37, from 1.25 in 2018Q3. The ratio is negative, as 65 investment ...

How the internet led to greater wage inequality  The Economist

THE GREAT detective has summoned everyone to the library. “I was asked to identify the culprit behind the growing wave of wage inequality” he says.

Improving broadband access in rural communities  KFDA

Legislators in the state capitol are working with the organization, Glasshouse Policy, to solve the digital divide.

The future of cable may be no TV at all, as one small company from Arizona shows  CNBC

Cable TV is dying, but the eventual killer won't be Netflix or Amazon — it will be the cable companies themselves.

China Purchases US Corn, Sorghum as Trade Talks Continue  Hoosier Ag Today

The Department of Agriculture reports China last week made another 2.6-million-bushel purchase of U.S. sorghum, to the delight of the National Sorghum ...

EchoStar, Khosla Ventures invest $60 million in Wyler-backed broadband venture  SpaceNews

WASHINGTON — Tarana Wireless, a broadband infrastructure developer that counts OneWeb founder Greg Wyler among its backers, raised $60 million from ...

[Update: LTE pilot program starting] T-Mobile wants to fix rural America's lack of ISP competition with 5G-backed wireless broadband  Android Police

Today T-Mobile has announced plans to "un-carrier" the home broadband market, launching its own *service* that aims to provide speeds over 100Mbps to 90% ...

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