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Connect America Fund Bringing Broadband to 400,000 Americans

For those of used to downloading apps in seconds or streaming video, it’s hard to imagine going back to the days of dial-up. But according to the FCC, nearly 19 million Americans currently lack access to broadband, meaning those people have access only to dial-up — or nothing at all. Enter the FCC’s “Connect America […]

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Google Fiber TV: What You Need to Know

Google Fiber TV has finally launched, and sure, it’s only in Kansas City for now. But don’t expect that to last: Google is coming for your cable provider. At its most basic, the premise is simple: TV and Internet access from the same provider. It’s the same idea cable companies have been using for years, […]

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