Federal regulators will review wave broadband provider, say analysts

Federal regulators may have an opportunity to review the Federal Communications Commission’s approval of Wave Internet’s new wave broadband service.Wave has secured a $1.1 billion loan from a bank for a $3 billion network to be built in Atlanta and Chicago, but it has yet to secure a federal approval to build in those cities.Wave’s board said on Monday it […]

Broadband map of the US reveals the need for a national broadband map

The US population has a massive amount of data, but most of that data is in the form of high-speed data, said a new report from the advocacy group Public Knowledge.In 2016, the report found that a quarter of the world’s population was on high-frequency networks, which can travel at speeds of up to 10 gigabits per second.Those speeds can […]

Which cities are getting the most municipal broadband?

In a city that can’t afford a new fiber optic cable, how much will your city’s residents pay for municipal broadband service?The answer is, you’re paying a lot.The number of municipal broadband subscribers has been growing, but it’s still nowhere near the growth rate of the national average.That’s because of many factors, including a lack of competition in the market, […]

The NFL is making its long-awaited broadband service a reality.

The NFL announced on Thursday that it has launched a national service that will provide the league’s home fans with a fast, reliable, and affordable broadband connection.The service will be called BSNL (broadband to local areas), and the NFL will offer the service to local fans in more than 1,000 markets across the country.The NFL will also offer the network […]