Will Smith is a copywriter living in Chattanooga, Tennessee. His favorite word is “petrichor,” and aside from wordplay, he loves reading history, watching Dodger baseball, and racing with the Sports Car Club of America.
by Will Smith | Dec 15, 2015 | Uncategorized
Typically, residents of communities without broadband access can look to one of two options for improving…Read more on One Community’s DIY Broadband Network
by Will Smith | Dec 14, 2015 | Uncategorized
In April, we wrote about the formation of the Broadband Opportunity Council, a new federal government…Read more on Broadband Opportunity Council: Here’s How to Spread Broadband Access
by Will Smith | Nov 25, 2015 | Uncategorized
Earlier this year, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) angered a number of states by pre-empting their…Read more on Colorado Communities Overturn State Law Restricting Municipal Broadband Networks
by Will Smith | Nov 10, 2015 | Uncategorized
On October 22, two members of the House of Representatives introduced the Broadband Conduit Deployment Act…Read more on Federal Bill Could Lower Fiber Infrastructure Cost
by Will Smith | Nov 4, 2015 | Uncategorized
For three decades, MTV was the most influential medium in music. But for the last decade,…Read more on Video Killed the Radio Star. Will Broadband Kill Radio?
In June, we mentioned the XFINITY® Internet Essentials plan as an inexpensive way to get online….Read more on XFINITY Expands Low-Income Internet Essentials Program: Who’s Eligible Now?
by Will Smith | Oct 14, 2015 | Uncategorized
On September 24, the United Nations Broadband Commission for Digital Development published a study titled “Cyber…Read more on Did the UN Just Suggest Requiring Government Licenses for Online Content?
by Will Smith | Oct 6, 2015 | Uncategorized
Last year, Audi became the first auto manufacturer to offer vehicles with their own wireless Internet…Read more on AT&T Turns Vehicles into Wi-Fi Hot Spots
by Will Smith | Oct 1, 2015 | Uncategorized
How much is a fiber broadband network worth to a community? Earlier this year, Seattle, Wash.,…Read more on The Value of a Broadband Network, Part 1: Bringing Broadband to Town
by Will Smith | Sep 29, 2015 | Uncategorized
Imagine you’re at a hotel or convention center for a business conference. You have to download…Read more on FCC Rules Blocking Wi-Fi Access Is Illegal
Something that was noticeably absent from XFINITY’s line of Internet service was gigabit speed. That changed…Read more on Comcast XFINITY® to Offer Gigabit Service to all Customers by 2018