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Nicole Ferraro, Contributing Editor, Light Reading, 4/28/2021
Calix closed Q1 2021 with good news for investors and a positive outlook for the future.
Nicole Ferraro, Contributing Editor, Light Reading, 3/23/2021
As part of a new data collection effort on broadband service and availability in the US, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is going right to the people for details on their experience.
Nicole Ferraro, Contributing Editor, Light Reading, 3/5/2021
Also in this roundup: CED releases broadband policy proposals; 2020 saw record growth for service providers; report shows 21% of US adults lack Internet; France sees "unparalleled" FTTH progress, says Arcep.
Nicole Ferraro, Contributing Editor, Light Reading, 3/3/2021
High costs and poor service have driven 12 million US households to cut the cord on their home broadband and go full mobile.
Robert Clark, , 3/2/2021
Broadband operators can expect higher upstream traffic post-COVID, even as downstream returns to previous levels.
Nicole Ferraro, Contributing Editor, Light Reading, 2/26/2021
Also in this roundup: West Virginia demands documents from Frontier; hopes are high for Starlink; Nextlink to expand in 11 states; Alaska Communications gets Xtreme.
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Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 2/22/2021
Comcast said it will hold off implementing data usage and capping policies in its Northeast division until 2022, a move that extends an earlier commitment to delay implementing those policies until July 2021.
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Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 2/12/2021
It's no secret that overall broadband data consumption has surged during the COVID-19 pandemic, but a new study from OpenVault shows that "power users" - those who consume at least 1 terabyte of data per month - have almost doubled.
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Jeff Baumgartner, Senior Editor, Light Reading, 2/3/2021
Facing mounting pressure from lawmakers, Comcast has delayed charging broadband overage data fees in its Northeast division until July, per a set of commitments brokered by Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro.
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Heather Gate, Vice President, Digital Inclusion, Connected Nation and CN Texas, , 5/6/2021
For most Texans, life without Internet access is unimaginable. The Internet has become embedded in every aspect of our daily lives - from streaming movies, working, running small businesses, attending virtual classrooms and taking part in telehealth visits. It has become impossible to efficiently access economic opportunity and basic resources without ...
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