national broadband plan

UK to put up £1BN for full fiber broadband and 5G, £400M extra for VC

The UK government has confirmed it will be borrowing to try to encourage investment in high speed fiber broadband networks and 5G technology -- with a plan to spend over £1BN by 2020-2021 to bolster

Help Us Google, You're Our Only Broadband Hope. (The Government Has No Spine.)

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-166742" title="help_me_obi_wan" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/help_me_obi_wan.jpeg" alt="" width="320" height="200" />For the future of

The FCC's National Broadband Plan is now live!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/usabb.jpg" />Might as well get this over with now. The <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/03/14/why-are-people-against-the-fccs-nati

Why are people against the FCC's National Broadband Plan?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/broadband.jpg" />Up until a moment ago, this was going to be a standard "newsy" post: the FCC will announce its National Broadband Plan o