- Broadband for 'not-spot' areas first. // Farmers Weekly;7/22/2011, Vol. 156 Issue 4, p15
The article reports on the statement made by the Wales-based Country, Land & Business Association (CLA) that the so called "not-spots" or rural communities should be the first one to be provided access to workable broadband connection in Wales before others.
- Editor's Letter: Things Have Changed, But Not Nearly Enough. Baker, Debra // Communications Technology;Jul2010, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p1
The article presents the author's views on developments in the U.S. rural area. He states that cable operators and telcos have not covered to offer broadband services in rural areas at the speeds enjoyed by most of the country in the world. According to a survey conducted by Akamai, the U.S. is...
- Lessons from the Movies. Tombes, Jonathan // Communications Technology;Mar2009, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p6
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including the effect of all-digital cable systems to signal leakage policy by the regulators and the cable industry, the broadband policy and white spaces, and the article on DOCSIS 3.0.
- Rural firms need broadband. Dudman, Jane // Computer Weekly;2/27/2003, p16
Analyzes the competition between the Great Britain telecommunication industry and the broadband internet infrastructure. Benefits from the broadband services; Frustration among firms without access to networking; Problem related to broadband availability; Need to improve the communication by...
- India commissions first hi-speed rural broadband network in Kerala. // eGov Innovation;1/13/2015, p1
The article reports launch of hi-speed rural broadband network by Indian Government in Idukki, Kerala as part of its Digital India Program in order to facilitate broadband connectivity to rural citizens of the nation and to create local employment opportunities.
- Want Some Stimulus Money? Climb Aboard. Seybold, Andrew // Wireless Week;5/1/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p24
The article presents the author's views regarding the U.S. government's approach towards broadband services. The author cites that the $7.2 million budget for enhancing broadband connectivity is not enough when divided to the 50 U.S. states. The author mentions that the federal government is...
- Mapping Broadband Plan's Flaws. Baxter, Todd // Multichannel News;7/12/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 27, p25
In this article, the author discusses the 7.2 billion U.S. dollars national broadband-stimulus program in the U.S. He stresses that the federal government has been ill-conceived and poorly executing the broadband-stimulus program in Texas. Moreover, he emphasizes that taxpayer dollars must not...
- Presidential Documents: Building a 21st Century Digital Government. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;6/1/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 106, p32391
The article presents a memorandum issued by U.S. President Barack Obama in which he focuses on building a 21st century digital government. He states that this has been achieved due to exponential increases in the computing power, increase in high-speed networks, and the increasing mobile...
- Troubling questions about cable's future. Lafferty // CED;Aug99, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p42
Focuses on the concerns of cable television industry players regarding the future of the broadband industry. Rebuilding of systems as a top priority; Deployment of cable modems; Support for television-based Internet services; Immediate competitive threat to the system.