July 16, 2019


"Fort Collins [CO] gears up for city-owned broadband service launch" :: Coloradoan

"For Some Iowans, No Internet Choice At Any Cost -- Competition is a key factor in price and speed" :: The Gazette

"Officials Float Tax for Broadband in Alachua County, Fla. -- County leaders are in the early stages of a sales tax measure that would help pay for solar panels, affordable housing and broadband Internet." :: Gainesville Sun

"Visualizing Connectivity in North Carolina" :: MuniNetworks

"USTelecom Readies Broadband Mapping Results -- Said it will have pilot program data to FCC by end of month" :: Multichannel News

"Pai: FCC Must Crowdsource Broadband Map" :: Broadband World News

NY PSC approves settlement with Charter :: NY Public Service Commission

"Can competition-enhancing regulation bridge the quality divide in Internet provision?" :: Telecommunications Policy

Op-Ed:  "Consumers suffer under California broadband deregulation -- Now internet providers are pushing legislation to extend this disastrous policy for another decade" :: San Jose Mercury News

"Becoming Broadband Ready Means Community Innovation and Collaboration" :: Internet Society


Connecticut enacts small cell legislation :: WTNH

"The latest barrier to 5G speeds? The summer -- Hands-on report says 'persistent overheating' issues plague 5G hardware." :: Ars Technica

"The lowdown on 5G in mid-2019: where it’s at with AT&T, Sprint, Verizon and T-Mobile" :: FierceWireless

"Four myths that will hinder 5G growth" :: FierceWireless

"Boingo's New CEO Sees Growth Everywhere, Including in Private CBRS Networks" :: Light Reading

"E-Rate Changes Would Emphasize Wi-Fi for Schools, Libraries" :: Telecompetitor


FCC releases draft Order on cable franchise fees, in-kind, PEG/INET cost offsets;  set for vote at August 1 Open Meeting :: Multichannel News  :: Ars Technica :: Draft Third Report & Order

"Another Alternative for Local TV" (more on Locast) :: POTs and PANs

"Nexstar Stations Overstate Hill Blackout Letters" :: Multichannel News


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