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The Gigabit Age Is Upon Us

The Gigabit Age Is Upon Us Will Barkis, TechCrunch Gigabit networks are emerging as a transformative technology that provides rich connectivity and opens up a world of immersive experiences with blink-of-an-eye responsiveness, always-on … [Read More...]

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The Rural Brain Gain

The Rural Brain Gain Joe Link, The Furrow Magazine Brett and Rose Buer both grew up on farms, left for the city, then returned. Brett started his own business as a machinist and welder, and Rose works from home as a software engineer. She has a … [Read More...]

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RS Fiber Broadband Initiative Receives Million Dollar Grant

RS Fiber Broadband Initiative Receives Million Dollar Grant RS Fiber Cooperative Press Release The RS Fiber Cooperative fiber optic broadband initiative will receive a grant totaling $1 million from the Minnesota Department of Employment and … [Read More...]

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DEED Awards Broadband Grants Totaling $19.4 Million

DEED Awards Broadband Grants Totaling $19.4 Million Minnesota DEED News Release R-S Fiber Cooperative, FTTH Project. Awarded $1 million to bring fiber-to-the –home (FTTH) service to 62 unserved and 536 underserved locations in Sibley and … [Read More...]

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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...]