Round 2 of broadband simulus awards: Are you disillusioned or eager?
Are you ready to tackle the next round of broadband stimulus applications?
From FierceWireless, January 21, 2010
Department of Commerce Awards $63 Million in Broadband Stimulus Grants
Funds Will Expand Broadband Infrastructure and Access in Massachusetts, Michigan and North Carolina
From NTIA, January 20, 2010
Portland Donates Old MetroFi Gear to Community Wireless Group
MetroFi was unable to make its gear and business model work in a way that let them move forward, and I won't rehash the process that led them to exit the working world.
From WiFi Network News, January 20, 2010
Maine Utility Moves Forward with Smart Grid Plans
The Bangor Hydro-Electric Co. is moving forward with plans to invest $8 million to update its electric grid with technology that will make it more efficient.
From Wireless Week, January 19, 2010
Free WiFi will continue at Logan, Massport says
The Massachusetts Port Authority board today voted to approve offering free WiFi to passengers at Logan International Airport in a joint effort with the service provider, Advanced Wireless Group, Massport said in a press release
From Boston.com, January 19, 2010
Cisco Launches VideoStream
The system delivers video and multimedia applications over wireless and wired networks
From Information Week, January 19, 2010
Why Are Miami Beach Taxpayers Spending $5 Million on Wi-Fi That Doesn't Work?
The announcement came in October with much ado and a "wire cutting" outside Miami Beach City Hall.
From MIami New Times, January 18, 2010
Opportunity Knocks: US Universities Look to Capitalize on Mobile WiMAX
With access to spectrum and other valuable resources, universities and other educational institutions are looking at new models to leverage WiMAX networks beyond providing internet connectivity to students and faculty.
From Wimax.com, January 18, 2010
FCC Hears from Tech Heavyweights on Net Neutrality
Skype says "yea," most carriers say "nay" and CTIA calls it "inappropriate and unnecessary."
From Wireless Week, January 15, 2010
Spectrum space cleared for wireless, public safety
The FCC adopted an order Friday that will clear the way for the deployment of the next generation of wireless devices and for the rollout of public safety communication services.
From NextGov, January 15, 2010