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Sprint pushes farther into rural America

The carrier is planning new strategic deals with rural operators to compete against AT&T and Verizon anywhere in the US, including the nation's most remote regions.

By March 26, 2014

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Sprint to join rural operators in nationwide roaming hub

Sprint will be among the first to participate in the Competitive Carrier Association’s Data Access Hub, which could give carriers of all sizes access to a true nationwide 4G LTE network.

By March 26, 2014

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New scheme earmarks rural 'notspots' for superfast broadband

A new scheme will let Brits identify areas that don't have superfast broadband, and hopefully get them connected before long.

By March 3, 2014

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Super Switch On Day sees fibre broadband go live in rural UK

A whole heap of green fibre broadband boxes have gone live around the country, connecting up previously tardy streets in rural towns and villages.

By December 18, 2013

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EE 4G broadband in rural Cumbria connects the countryside

EE is planting the seeds of 4G broadband for Internet notspots, connecting countryfolk in rural Cumbria.

By November 11, 2013

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FCC aims for major Internet investment in schools, libraries -- report

The agency is expected to announce on Monday a plan to boost spending on broadband funding for schools and libraries by 62 percent.

By November 17, 2014

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FCC chairman on schools: Basic connectivity is now inadequate

Chairman Tom Wheeler makes his case for higher-speed Internet access in schools, proposing a plan to increase the monthly fee in phone bills by 16 cents to cover new investment.

By November 17, 2014

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Google to test its Project Loon balloons over Australia

Can Google's high-orbit, high-tech balloons provide Internet access to remote areas? The company will conduct its latest Project Loon test above Australia.

By November 17, 2014

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Telenor partners with Opera in Myanmar to help relieve bandwidth overload

As demand for bandwidth increase, carriers in Myanmar are looking toward third-party solutions such as Opera to help relieve traffic congestion.

By October 31, 2014

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The Zuckerbergs' $25M to fight Ebola: Priscilla Chan explains

Two days after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the donation, his wife says the goal is "to be able to keep Ebola to a confined state, where we can aggressively intervene."

By October 16, 2014