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2012-08-23 23:03:52

Unique technology assessment program provides action plan to bridge digital divide Boyne City, MI (PRWEB) August 22, 2012 Charlevoix County, Michigan was recognized today as the first locale nationally to be certified as a “Connected” community under Connected Nation´s Connected community engagement program. The Connected program facilitated by the non-profit´s state affiliates supports the building of a comprehensive action plan for a connected community by reviewing...

19 Million Lack Broadband Access: FCC
2012-08-22 10:15:35

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A growing number of Americans now have high-speed Internet access, but 19 million still remain without, according to an annual broadband progress report released Tuesday by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). “The nation has made significant progress expanding high-speed Internet access in recent years, but further implementation of major reforms newly adopted by the Federal Communications Commission is required...

2012-02-21 10:00:00

More than 11,000 additional households will be able to access Main Street Broadband's state-of-the-art broadband network. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 21, 2012 Main Street Broadband announced today that it has launched its 4G wireless broadband service in Kings Bay, Georgia. Kings Bay is home to the Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, the East Coast home of the U.S. Navy´s Trident submarine fleet. Main Street´s network now covers the naval base as well as more than 4,000 households...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.