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EPS: New broadband provider program to replace students' hot spot checkout program

Enid News & Eagle 08 May 2021
Enid Public Schools officials said the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program would replace the district’s current — and free — service providing one mobile Wi-Fi hot spot each to EPS households ... Participating households will need to opt-in to continue receiving broadband services from their provider after the program ends.

Lower Richland residents, officials wary of home-building burst in rural area

The Post and Courier 08 May 2021
She noted the lack of widespread broadband access for the community’s residents as an impediment to participating in public meetings during the pandemic, and that many residents who relied on the library for the technology to stay informed on local issues didn’t have that option for almost a year before libraries recently reopened to the public.

Mary White, Petroglyphs, among May Humanities Kansas Hotline Topics

Emporia Gazette 08 May 2021
The Humanities Hotline is free and available to all Kansans and can be especially helpful to those without access to broadband. Statewide partners include Abilene Public Library, ArtsConnect Topeka, Augusta Public Library, Clearwater Public Library, Dorothy Bramlage Public Library ...

Editorial Roundup: New England

The Sun Chronicle 08 May 2021
The funds must be spent by the end of 2024 on broad categories such as expenses related to COVID-19 response, government services affected by the pandemic, or investments in public infrastructure like broadband ... … As far as I’m concerned that makes them worse because they get public recognition.”.

Clyburn, officials celebrate innovative Allendale broadband project

The Times & Democrat 07 May 2021
COLUMBIA -- The South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff (ORS), in partnership with multiple public and private partners, has announced the completion of a successful first-of-its-kind pilot project to provide residential broadband service for families with K-12 students in Allendale County and establish multiple public Wi-Fi hubs.

Toob teams with Neos Networks to facilitate full-fibre

Computer Weekly 07 May 2021
Starting life in 2019, Toob describes itself as a brand new full-fibre broadband provider on a mission to transform the south of England’s internet experience. It promises to deliver the fastest broadband in the region, enabling homes, businesses, public services and community groups to experience “life-changing” full-fibre connectivity.

Liberty Broadband Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results

The Marshall News Messenger 07 May 2021
The following presentation is provided to separately identify cash and liquid investments, debt and public holdings of Liberty Broadband as of December 31, 2020 and March 31, 2021 ... Please refer to the publicly filed documents of Liberty Broadband, including the most recent Forms ...

Mildenhall claims digital communications upgrade first for East of England

Computer Weekly 07 May 2021
Homes and businesses in the town of Mildenhall, Suffolk are soon to become early pioneers of BT broadband provision division Openreach’s work to move phone landlines from analogue technology to digital-based services ... broadband technology ... Read more about UK fibre broadband.

Millions Of Fake Anti-Net Neutrality Comments To US Regulator Funded By Broadband Industry

IFL Science 07 May 2021
Three companies – Fluent Inc, Opt-Intelligence Inc, and React2Media Inc – were identified as the lead generators of these fake comments, hired by Broadband for America to use prizes and gift cards to entice the public into joining the anti-net neutrality campaign.

New York investigation reveals paid campaign to flood FCC with fake net neutrality comments

Democratic Underground 07 May 2021
Federal agencies are required to take public comments into account while developing regulations, but gaming the system with fake comments distorts public opinion and compromises the process' integrity.

Ethiopia, World Bank Sign 8.4 billion ETB Loan Agreement

Walta 07 May 2021
Ethiopia signed a Financing Agreement with the World Bank to support the Government’s Digitalization Program ... The second is the development of the capacity of the Government to deliver digital services through connecting targeted public institutions and educational institutions to a broadband network ... ....

Transtelecom raises network coverage in Semey

Telecom Paper 07 May 2021
Kazakhstan operator Transtelecom, in cooperation with the company ...

House prices in the remote Outer Hebrides have grown 50% in two years (the UK's ...

The Daily Mail 07 May 2021
Wild at heart ... RELATED ARTICLES ... Share ... The Scottish National Party has pledged £50,000 to help people to relocate from mainland Scotland to the islands, and publicity from the Outer Hebrides council emphasises the excellent broadband ... With good broadband links, coupled with flexibility from employers, island living is a real option.' On the market... .

Editorial: Exploiting deficits can’t continue

The Northside Sun 07 May 2021
... preschool and free community college, extend the pandemic-initiated monthly child subsidies for at least three years, and revamp and expand America’s transportation, utilities and broadband systems. As always, there is no shortage of good ideas on ways to spend the public’s money.

Katko’s plan to pay for new highways: Transition from federal gas tax to user fees

The Post-Standard 07 May 2021
Updated 3.35 PM; Today 3.35 PM. Rep ... Facebook Share. Twitter Share. By Mark Weiner . Rep ... The last increase was in 1993 ... Katko said the plan is more focused on physical infrastructure – roads, public water systems, ports, the electric power grid and broadband – than President Joe Biden’s sweeping $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan ... .