Latest National Telecommunications and Information Administration Stories

2013-11-19 23:00:42

Three organizations recognized with Nevada Broadband Hero Awards (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Access Presentations and Event Livestream Yesterday, Connect Nevada and the Nevada Broadband Task Force co-hosted Learning in the Digital Space, Nevada’s third annual state Broadband Summit, at the University of Nevada Reno. The education technology themed event brought together more than 100 educators, librarians, industry leaders, community organizations, and government representatives to have a...

2013-11-18 23:27:58

Service-Disabled Veteran, Minority, and Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business ranked by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing privately held businesses provides IT, cyber security, and engineering services to federal and commercial clients Aliso Viejo, CALIF. (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Information Management Resources, Inc. (IMRI) is pleased to announce that Department of Commerce (DoC) awarded IMRI a $67.2 million Blanket Purchase Agreement to support the FirstNet...

2013-10-31 23:01:01

Connect Puerto Rico broadband maps help inform funding decision resulting in Puerto Rico being among the first to receive approval. San Juan, PR (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Today, the Federal Communications Commission approved $32 million of Connect America Funding to connect underserved homes and businesses in Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico. The majority of these funds, $31.6 million, have been granted to Puerto Rico Telephone Company and are expected to bring broadband to 40,736 homes and...

2013-10-29 23:01:47

Broadband Adoption and Use: A Catalyst for Economic Growth in Minnesota St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Access the information. Connect Minnesota today released the results from its new 2013 Business Technology Assessment that measures how businesses in Minnesota are using technology, and its potential for maximizing revenue opportunities and sustaining economic vitality in the state. Among the key findings:     24% of Minnesota businesses, or more than 34,000...

2013-10-25 23:01:09

Hundreds turn out for in-depth discussion on best practices, strategic planning for broadband expansion across state. Lansing, MI (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Watch the Livestream Recording Access the Agenda & Presentations The 2013 Michigan Broadband Conference at the Kellogg Center at Michigan State University in Lansing drew more than 300 attendees and another 150 via Livestream yesterday. The statewide broadband technology conference was co-hosted by Connect Michigan and the Library...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'