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Deep Dive Into 5G with PC Magazine’s Mobile Expert

Deep Dive Into 5G with PC Magazine's Mobile Expert

Lisa Gonzalez

August 27, 2019

This episode of the Community Broadband Bits podcast takes a deep dive into 5G with mobile expert Sascha Segan.  READ MORE


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Another Massachusetts Town Connects Residents to Fast, Affordable Internet Access

Another Massachusetts Town Connects Residents to Fast, Affordable Internet Access

Lisa Gonzalez

September 12, 2019

Community members in Shutesbury, Massachusetts, are now receiving fast affordable, reliable connectivity in their homes and businesses delivered via their publicly owned broadband infrastructure. It's Happening and People Are Loving It In late August, officials from Shutesbury announced that they expected testing and verification to be  READ MORE


Colorado City Celebrates Launch of Municipal Broadband Network

Colorado City Celebrates Launch of Municipal Broadband Network

Lisa Gonzalez

August 30, 2019

On August 29th, people in Fort Collins, Colorado, gathered together at the city’s Lincoln Center to celebrate the launch of Connexion, their municipal fiber optic network. Establishing Rates Prior to the get together, the utility announced pricing and services for residential subscribers. Symmetrical gigabit Int  READ MORE


Intelligencer Op-Ed: Satellite Internet access isn’t good enough for Pennsylvania

Intelligencer Op-Ed: Satellite Internet access isn’t good enough for Pennsylvania

Jess Del Fiacco

August 29, 2019

An op-ed written by Katie Kienbaum, Research Associate at ILSR, was published in The Intelligencer. Katie addresses the inadequacy of satellite Internet access and why federal funding should go to real broadband solutions. Find the full piece below: The digital divide is about t  READ MORE


Deep Dive Into 5G with PC Magazine’s Mobile Expert

Deep Dive Into 5G with PC Magazine's Mobile Expert

Lisa Gonzalez

August 27, 2019

  When we released our Pocket Guide to 5GHype, we expected to see some reactions from others on the unrealistic expectations about 5G. When this week’s guest contacted us because he disagreed with some of the Pocket Guide content, however, we knew we sho  READ MORE


Illinois Prioritizes Broadband in New Infrastructure Plan

Illinois Prioritizes Broadband in New Infrastructure Plan

Lisa Gonzalez

August 26, 2019

In June, Governor JB Pritzker signed the Rebuild Illinois capital plan, a $45 billion effort that will repair and improve all manner of infrastructure in the state. Within the plan, state leaders intend to dedicate $420 million to upgrade and expand   READ MORE


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