October 23, 2021

Reference: National Broadband Map Updated, New Data Added

From the National Telecommunications and Information Administration: Just over a year ago, we unveiled the National Broadband Map – an unprecedented, interactive map that shows what high-speed Internet services are available in the United States. Powered by a searchable database of more than 20 million records, the map is the most extensive set of U.S. […]

FCC Chairman Talks Libraries and Digital Literacy in Speech About Public-Private Broadband Adoption Initiative

The positive comments about libraries were made today by FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski during a speech at the Pew Charitable Trusts in Washington DC. The speech was specifically about the Public-Private Broadband Adoption Initiative. You can watch the speech here as well as read comments by two FCC commissioners. You’ll also find a link to […]

UK: Reference: First Interactive UK Fixed-Line Broadband Map Launched

From OFCOM (UK Telecommunication Regulator): Ofcom has today launched the UK’s first interactive map of fixed broadband, using actual data provided by communications providers about the UK’s broadband infrastructure. Ofcom is required to submit a report on the UK’s communications infrastructure to the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport every three years. As […]