San Jose tackles the digital divide by Doug Dawson, POTs and PANs
The city recognizes that there are no instant fixes and already recognizes that it might take a decade to bring fast affordable broadband to everybody in the city. I’m sure that $24 million is also just a downpayment towards a permanent broadband solution. But this plan puts the city ahead of every other major metropolitan area in the willingness to tackle the problem head-on.
Bill aims to maintain net neutrality by Charles Ashby, Daily Sentinel
City celebrates milestone for Connexion broadband service, but sign-up dates still unknown by Nick Coltrain, Fort Collins Coloradoan
Rural broadband funding could connect more Ohio Valley communities to high-speed Internet by Liam Niemeyer, Ohio Valley ReSource
Wired for future: How broadband bridges gaps between countryside and city by David Singer, WGME
South Portland broadband plan could hit funding snag by David Harry, The Forecaster