Zephyr Teachout pitches more broadband as part of a new New Deal.
Author David Cay Johnston won a Pulitzer Prize in 2001 for his reporting on U.S. tax policy. But in his just released book, The Fine Print, Johnston falls woefully short of that standard in his attempt to critique the state of broadband in the U.S.
The Federal Communications Commission is eyeing a proposal to tax broadband Internet service. The move would funnel money
The president is to be applauded for his commitment to strengthening our broadband infrastructure, and for taking action to make broadband infrastructure a bit easier to build.
Competition in the U.S. broadband market is virtually nonexistent. That means that millions of Americans live without high-speed Internet access, and those who do have it experience slower speeds and higher prices than their European counterparts.
Last year, the Federal Communications Commission released a national broadband plan that set a goal of hooking up 100 million
Illinois ranks 14th in the latest annual ranking of Internet connection speeds in the United States, two spots lower than
Though Obama singled out children as particularly in need of access to the Internet, he could also have pointed to the economic, geographic and racial dimensions of the digital divide.
Things are going so well for AT&T that it can spend $2 billion each quarter simply to buy back stock and boost its stock price.