Proposed Fiber Optic System in Bakersfield Subway Would Speed ​​Up Internet Access | New

Proposed Fiber Optic System in Bakersfield Subway Would Speed ​​Up Internet Access |  New

Homes and businesses in the Bakersfield metropolitan area would have the opportunity to contract high-speed internet service as part of a $400 million fiber optic system that a Delaware-based company is negotiating with Kern County and the town of Bakersfield. At no cost to taxpayers, SiFi Networks is proposing to lay fiber optic cable along … Read more

Grants will enable improved broadband and high-speed Internet access in 12 North Carolina counties

Grants will enable improved broadband and high-speed Internet access in 12 North Carolina counties

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) — Nearly 7,000 homes and 374 businesses in 12 North Carolina counties are set to receive high-speed internet access thanks to more than $23.4 million in grants, the governor announced this week. Roy Cooper. The North Carolina Department of Information Technology (NCDIT) Office of Broadband Infrastructure has awarded Growing Rural Economies with … Read more

Residents still waiting after grant promises much-needed internet access to parts of Burke County

Residents still waiting after grant promises much-needed internet access to parts of Burke County

BURKE COUNTY, NC (WBTV) — Being able to connect to the Internet anytime, anywhere is something a lot of people take for granted these days. But in parts of western Burke County, connectivity is a luxury many still don’t have. Melanie Miller loves the rural property where she and her husband raise their two children … Read more

VIPC’s Virginia Venture Partners invests in Lynk to provide

VIPC’s Virginia Venture Partners invests in Lynk to provide

Richmond, Virginia, July 5, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virginia Venture Partnersthe equity investment program of Virginia Innovation Partnership Society (VIPC), today announced an investment in Lynk. Lynk, based in Falls Church, Va., provides high-speed satellite connectivity directly to customers’ existing standard mobile phones; even in the most isolated areas, without the need to buy a … Read more