Dover is getting a new broadband tower as part of a statewide expansion of Internet access

Lieutenant Governor John Hested was in Dover Monday to activate the broadband tower. The tower is expected to provide internet connectivity to more than 2,000 homes. Abigail Butter / Ideastream General Media Ohio’s Digital Access initiative targets 27 counties, as shown on this map on January 23, 2023. The tower is part of JobsOhio’s Ohio … Read more

A wireless internet tower to provide broadband to Sugar Creek

Dover TWP. – The launch of a new wireless broadband tower has been hailed as a “transformation day” for Tuscarawas County. The tower, located on Spooky Hollow Road, near the Dutch Valley restaurant in Sugarcreek, will be able to provide high-speed internet connectivity to up to 2,400 households and 125 businesses in the area around … Read more

Oregon’s Secretary of State issues an audit of the state’s broadband office ahead of a potential windfall

In this file photo, tech worker Ryne Smith can’t do his job in Grant County without access to the reliable, high-speed internet he can get at Seneca’s CyberMill Cafe. Christian Foden-Vencel/OPB The Oregon Bureau of Broadband is poised for a potential gain of federal cash to improve high-speed internet access across the state, but it … Read more

Starlink airline Internet as fast as broadband now also sues DISH SpaceX over Gen2 satellites

The second generation of Starlink satellites that SpaceX has been given permission to launch are much larger than the first generation, and online streaming services may cause light pollution, as well as, according to DISH, interference with its own satellites. That’s why DISH and environmental group the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) are filing lawsuits against … Read more

Sally Doty talks about expanding broadband internet

Sally Doty, director of the Mississippi Office of Broadband Expansion, stresses the importance of people logging on to, or calling or texting “The Internet” to 601-439-2535 to report inadequate or non-existent Internet service. The data gathered from this will be used to determine how much federal money Mississippi receives to expand broadband internet service. … Read more