Category Archives for Rural

GWI Sues Maine Fiber Over Misuse Of Federal Funds

Great Works Internet otherwise known as GWI has filed a suit against Maine Fiber Company, alleging that the company misused federal funds that were intended for the expansion of rural broadband Internet connectivity projects. The head of GWI spoke of the lawsuit at a conference in Portland the same day that the charges were brought […]

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Obama’s Farm Bill Allocates $ 50 Million To Rural Broadband

Rural telecom companies looking to set up Gigabit based broadband networks now have some financial assistance coming their way. This will happen as the Agricultural Act of 2014 proposed by President Obama was signed into law at Michigan State University. The act is popularly known as the Farm Bill. The provisions affecting the ISP sector […]

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Satellite Provides High Speed Internet To Rural Neighborhoods In Texas

Citizens of Lamar County, Texas now have access to high speed Internet services and unlimited phone services. This is after the problem of a lack of high speed Internet services in the area was solved by providing the citizens with the new Gen4 satellite technology. This technology allows them to deliver up to 15 Mb […]

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Richard Bay Gets Affordable Internet

  Maxwell Technology, a satellite Internet and data solution company, is now providing its services to Northern Kwa – Zulu Natal. It will now make satellite Internet accessible to the residents of Richards Bay and its surrounding locations. Maxwell Technology will be partnering with Cable wise, to provide Internet services, and communication infrastructure in places […]

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Senator Gillibrand Pitches Rural Broadband Internet Access For Farmers

With the latest pitch made by Senator Gillibrand to enhance coverage of rural broadband accessibility, the Senate and Congress will now have to make further amendments to the Farm Bill. Speaking about the proposal at a gathering in Hartwick College, Gillibrand said that amendments in the bill would provide rural farmers with better and faster […]

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