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Broadband Linked to Population Growth

Broadband Linked to Population Growth Tim Marema, The Daily Yonder Counties that have better broadband access tend to be adding population at a faster rate than counties that don’t have as much access. And the counties with the worst levels of … [Read More...]

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Will the U.S. increase access to faster, cheaper Internet?

Will the U.S. increase access to faster, cheaper Internet? MPR News, The Daily Circuit Christopher Mitchell, director of the Community Broadband Networks Initiative with the Institute for Local Self Reliance, joins The Daily Circuit to discuss … [Read More...]

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Never say ‘never’ when it comes to technology

Never say 'never' when it comes to technology Minnesota Farm Guide, Andrea Johnson, Assistant Editor “'The only way to predict the future, is to create it yourself.' These trends, tools and technologies – everything is here today and they … [Read More...]

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How Connected are Our Farms?

How Connected are Our Farms? Brian E. Whitacre, Tyler B. Mark and Terry W. Griffin ...one piece of the puzzle has been notably missing from discussions regarding rural broadband and future economic growth: the importance of fast, reliable internet … [Read More...]

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Is Now the Time to Invest in Fiber?

Is Now the Time to Invest in Fiber? Doug Dawson, CCG Consulting It’s been obvious for a decade that the ISP market is not going to get competitive until new entrants join the market and build fiber networks... RS Fiber Cooperative is a new … [Read More...]