BROADBAND STIMULUS

 

"Will broadband stimulus round 2 lure
bigger telcos?"

 

Connected Planet

 

Analysis of Major Changes to Broadband
Stimulus Rules

 

Gerson Lehrman Group

 

NATIONAL BROADBAND PLAN

 

"If your kids are awake, they're probably
online" -- "The average young American
now spends practically every waking
minute - except for the time in school –
using a smart phone, computer, televi-
sion or other electronic device, accord-
ing to a new study from the Kaiser
Family Foundation."

 

(Is the US building the infrastructure
they’ll need to keep up with their
peers in Asia and Europe? – JB
)

 

NY Times

 

"A 'National Broadband Plan’: One
more solution in search of a problem"

 

Wall Street Journal - Opinion

 

"Will FCC's National Broadband Plan
address reliability?"

 

Federal Computer Week

 

France offers low-interest loans to boost
telecom infrastructure outside of major
cities

 

Wall Street Journal

 

BROADBAND

 

“Policy Watch: FCC Broadband Update”

 

LightReading 

 

"Is telecom infrastructure peaking?"

 

Financial Times

 

Free Press on USF modernization

 

FCC ex parte

 

"Transparency is good but intelligence
is better"

 

GigaOM

 

"Verizon says net neutrality rules un-
necessary, unconstitutional"

 

BroadbandBreakfast.com

 

FTC Chairman Jon “Leibowitz Gives
Strong Support to FCC Net Neutrality
Proposals”

 

Broadcasting & Cable

 

WIRELESS

 

“Scandanavian Operator Gets Ready
for HSPA at 42 Mbps” – peak speeds
20-30 Mbps at user level

 

PC World 

 

"Why TV needs to keep its spectrum"

 

TVNewsCheck

 

"RFID System Tracks Firefighters in
Real Time, Improves Incident Manage-
ment"

 

Government Technology

 

Logan Airport allows free Wi-Fi:  "After
a Google promotion last November that
offered free Wi-Fi to visitors of 47 differ-
ent airports, Logan saw Wi-Fi use surge
six fold -- and apparently liked it.  Logan
wasn't alone; Seattle-Tacoma (SeaTac)
also decided to offer free Wi-Fi after
the Google promotion."

 

Broadband Reports

 

“Analyst: AT&T must boost cap-ex to
keep up”

 

FierceWireless

 

"Miami Beach's $5M network sees
spotty"

 

Wi-Fi Net News

 

“AT&T-Wireless Price War Debunked”

 

CNet News

 

VIDEO

 

"4 things that could keep 3-D TV out
of your living room"

 

Wired

 

PRIVACY

 

“Do You Have Any Right To Legal
Privacy for Information Stored Online?”

 

TechDirt

 

OTHER NEWS

 

GAO issues report on FCC processes
and transparency . . .

 

GAO

 

... "Brain drain, admin failure threaten
FCC role"

 

NetworkWorld

 

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