June 30, 2020


"Crisis Boosts Demand for Kentucky Municipal Broadband" (profiling Owensboro Municipal Utilities) :: Messenger-Inquirer

"At [Cedar Falls Utilities], it's High Speed Ahead" :: The Courier

"Michigan Broadband Cooperative Calls Report Saying Municipal Broadband Has an Unfair Advantage ‘Laughable’" :: BroadbandBreakfast

"The long-term solution to closing the digital divide in Bend and across Central and Eastern Oregon is city- and county-led fiber networks." :: Bend Bulletin

Broadband Communities Magazine releases "2020 Fiber-To-The-Home Top 100" :: Broadband Communities

"Don’t Miss Out On Broadband Funding — The NTIA Has a Tool For You" :: Institute for Local Self-Reliance :: BroadbandUSA funding search tool

"FCC Will Vote on Broadband Mapping Item in July" :: Multichannel News

"Reactions to the Accessible, Affordable, Internet for All Act" :: Benton Institute for Broadband & Society

. . . "Lots to Love, Something to Watch, in Accessible, Affordable Internet for All Act" :: Institute for Local Self-Reliance :: Text of bill :: Section-by-section summary

"Pandemic internet aid is ending, but digital divide remains" :: Bloomberg

"Many Libraries Still Have Slow Broadband" :: POTs and PANs

"WISPA members average $25K hit from COVID-19 pledge" :: FierceWireless ::  Multichannel News :: Telecompetitor

"Sen. Ron Wyden (R-Ore.) has introduced a bill that would help pay for keeping low-income families connected to broadband during the ongoing pandemic" :: Multichannel News

"FCC helps Charter avoid broadband competition" - "FCC helped Charter but denied Frontier bid to block funds in parts of 29 states." :: Ars Technica

"Our Uneven Regulatory Environment" :: POTs and PANs

"Adoption of stand-alone broadband service jumps to 42% of US broadband households in 1Q 2020, up from 34% in 2017" :: Parks Associates

"American Broadband Initiative Progress Report" :: NTIA

"An Infrastructure Arms Race Is Fueling the Future of Gaming" :: Wired


"The FCC’s Approach to Small Cells Strips Municipalities of Rights, Claim NATOA Panelists" :: BroadbandBreakfast

"US wireless carrier capex projected to grow 11% in 2021 to $35B" :: Light Reading

"NCTA: FCC Needs to Clarify CBRS Protections - Said C-Band technical rules could allow harmful interference" :: Multichannel News :: Cablefax


"Preemption: A balanced national approach to protecting all Americans’ privacy" :: Brookings

"How a remote work boom will affect salaries, jobs, and where people live" :: Yahoo Finance

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