Surf'n' Turf: Farmers And The Internet
- Reflections on Y2K. Puetz, John // Satellite Broadband;Jan2001, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p26
Deals with the progress in the Internet industry in 2000. Advent of digital television; Launching of StarBand's services across the United States; Internet services offered by Tachyon across North America and Western Europe.
- Wireless: The Great Equalizer. McGinity, Meg // Inter@ctive Week;05/08/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 18, p79
Deals with the efforts of satellite-based service providers to make Internet technology accessible to rural areas in the United States (U.S.). Services to be offered by Tachyon in rural New Mexico; Percentage of U.S. households who will be online by 2002; Amount planned to spend by MCI WorldCom...
- Bringing Broadband to Boise. Lewis, Peter H. // Fortune;11/13/2000, Vol. 142 Issue 11, p478
Evaluates the broadband Internet service provided in hotel rooms by On Command, using two-way satellite links provided by Tachyon. Cost; Key features; Pros and cons; Recommendation.
- HIGH-SPEED HITS BRAZIL'S FARMS. Bruch, Tyler // Corn & Soybean Digest;Dec2009, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p18
The article discusses the advantages of the introduction of high-speed Internet in Brazil, wherein farmers will be updated with the latest technologies, as well as information about online webinars for marketing and weather seminars concerning crop issues in other areas, among others. It also...
- Tachyon XC BikerCam HD Camera. Lita, Steve // RoadBike;Sep2012, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p79
The article evaluates the BikerCam high definition (HD) camera from Tachyon Inc.
- Tachyon's reliable broadband access is truly heaven-sent. Yager, Tom // InfoWorld;01/08/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p54
Presents information on the two-way satellite data service of Tachyon Inc. Technology used by Tachyon on its service; How the service works; Advantages of the service.
- Q&A QuickTake. // Telephony;09/11/2000, Vol. 239 Issue 11, p34
Interviews Rick Adams, chief marketing officer of Tachyon. Reason for leaving Rhythms NetConnections, his former company; Target customers of Tachyon; Categories of the company's competitors.
- Census of Agriculture to mailboxes soon. // Texas Agriculture Magazine;11/16/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p6
The article informs that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will release the 2012 Census of Agriculture to farmers and ranchers and highlights that this form will be used to collect data related to agroforestry, equine and renewable resources on the Internet.
- Internet access by farmers increases. Shearer, P. Scott // National Hog Farmer Exclusive Insight;8/21/2015, p1
The article reports on the report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service indicating a 70% increase in Internet access by farmers.