February 22, 2019


ILSR Fact Sheet:  "Broadband is Affordable Infrastructure" :: MuniNetworks

Profile of City of Marshall, MI's publicly-owned FTTP network :: National League of Cities

"The 4th utility: How Ventura County [CA] is working to increase broadband" :: Ventura County Star

Owensboro [KY] Municipal Utilities doubles commercial Internet service speeds at no additional cost to customers  :: Messenger-Inquirier

"MCNC, the technology nonprofit that builds, owns and operates the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN), announced today that 'dark fiber' is now available for lease, purchase, or through an Indefeasible Right of Use (IRU) on the new fiber-optic ring recently installed in the Triangle." :: MCNC press release

More on Google Fiber leaving Louisville :: POTs and PANs

"Ajit Pai says broadband access is soaring—and that he’s the one to thank - Pai's FCC takes credit for new broadband, but progress was similar in Obama era." :: Ars Technica

"FCC says broadband deployment is going great despite 20 million lacking access" :: PCGamer

"FCC Says Gutting ISP Oversight Was Great For Broadband - Ajit Pai's FCC insists that ignoring consumers and gutting oversight of major ISPs dramatically boosted network investment. Reality suggests something else entirely." :: Motherboard

"Hundreds of 2018 E-Rate Applications Still in Limbo" :: Education Week


"AT&T's 5G Evolution Is Another Reason To Sell" :: Forbes

"Verizon Says 5G Mobile Service Coming to 30 U.S. Cities This Year" :: Fortune

"Federated Wireless prepares for CBRS deployments with 25 customers" :: FierceWireless

"Cisco Report: At 22 GB/Month, the Avg 5G Connection Will Generate 3X More Traffic Than Avg 4G Connection" :: Telecompetitor

"Trump says he wants ‘5G, and even 6G’ wireless tech. But what is 6G?" :: Washington Post

"AT&T Gives 3G Service Three Years to Live" :: Wall Street Journal (sub. req'd) :: Washington Examiner

"Facebook is bringing satellite Wi-Fi hotspots to rural communities, starting in Mexico" : VentureBeat


"Charter Preps Launch of OTT-TV Service Sans Local Broadcast, Sports Nets" :: Light Reading :: Telecompetitor


Overview of FCC's March agenda, from Chmn. Pai :: FCC Blog

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