September 12, 2019


"Buying PG&E’s distribution network could also make municipal broadband possible" :: San Francisco Examiner

Fauquier County, VA set to approve $1.7 million for wireless broadband project for unserved and underserved areas :: FauquierNow

"A Lost Decade: Ten years ago, the federal government began to implement a broadband policy that put rural America at a structural economic disadvantage to the rest of the country. We can do better." (Jonathan Chambers) :: Conexon Blog

"Verizon Targets New York State’s Rural Communities with FTTH" :: Broadband Communities Magazine

"For an Extra $70 Billion, FTTH Could be Available to 90% of U.S. Homes by 2029" :: Telecompetitor :: Fiber Broadband Association

"North Carolina officials are streamlining a self-reporting tool that allows residents to document their internet speed, in hopes of mounting a challenge against the [FCC's] broadband coverage map data" :: StateScoop

NTIA webinar:  "Measuring the Economic Impact of Broadband" -- Weds. Sept. 18 :: NTIA

"Taking the Economic Pulse of Community Broadband" :: Broadband Communities Magazine

Great Lakes Connect broadband development conference, Sept. 30 - Oct. 2, Lake Geneva, WI :: Great Lakes Connect

Broadband Communities Conference, Oct. 30-31 in Washington D.C.: topics include: funding broadband projects, methods for bridging the digital divide, developments in infrastructure, public-private partnerships, CAF II Auction results, mapping improvement proposals, cooperatives, telework, telehealth, 5G and more :: Broadband Communities


"Verizon: We’re Still on Track for 5G Fixed Wireless in 30 Markets" :: Telecompetitor

"CBRS Deployments Imminent: Verizon, Charter Among Initial Users; WISPs Will Gain Speed" :: Telecompetitor

"5G Business Models Still Elude Asian Telcos" :: Light Reading


"Comcast sues Maine to stop law requiring sale of individual TV channels -- 
Industry suit says Maine law violates First Amendment and Communications Act." :: Ars Technica ::  FierceWireless :: Link to Complaint

"ESPN to drop soon from multiple major cable companies, says Disney" :: ITM

"Cord Cutting Remains Decidedly U.S. Phenomenon" :: Multichannel News


"The Busy Skies" :: POTs and PANs


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