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2010-06-21 12:00:00

VIDEO SOUND FOOTAGE AVAILABLE (INFORMATION AT BOTTOM OF RELEASE) WASHINGTON, June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A growing number of states are stepping up efforts to expand high-quality broadband--or high-speed Internet--in the wake of the federal government's national plan and the availability of stimulus funds, according to a new report released today by the Pew Center on the States.

2010-05-25 15:12:00

NEW YORK, May 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bonnie Wong, President of Asian Women in Business, issued the following statement in response to the letter issued by members of Congress urging the Federal Communications Commission to reconsider classifying broadband service as telephone service.

2010-05-12 15:14:00

WASHINGTON, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As private industry and federal regulators look to expand high-speed Internet access, small business owners told Members of Congress today that widely available and affordable broadband service can help small firms increase productivity, compete in the global marketplace and create badly needed jobs.

2010-05-04 10:56:00

ASHBURN, Va., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- DigitalBridge Communications Corp.

2010-04-26 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Following months of due diligence and based on the findings of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) National Broadband Plan, County Executives of America (CEA) announced today that it intends to provide free broadband wireless service to the residents and public service employees of its 700 member counties.

2010-04-23 21:35:00

Hundreds of New Jersey and New York residents attended the summit to learn about the impact that universal broadband access will have on education, jobs and wealth creation opportunities NEWARK, N.J., April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Alliance for Digital Equality (ADE) hosted over three hundred area residents, elected officials, dignitaries and celebrities at the Newark Digital Empowerment Summit themed "Broadband: Closing the Economic Divide." The summit, which occurred at the...

2010-04-23 14:00:00

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2010-04-19 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- BET Networks announced today its submission of a proposal to The Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications Information Administration (NTIA) for a grant under the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) which is a part of the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

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