Rural service lags as broadband sprints ahead in Texas

Waco, TX. (May 3, 2018) – “[FCC] maps are based on self-reported data, and only have to show that they serve one customer in a Census block,” said CN’s Chris Pedersen. That’s a big issue in states like Texas where census blocks can be bigger than the state of Rhode Island. Read more here.  

Iowa Ranked No. 1 in Infrastructure and Ultra-Fast Internet

  Iowa City, IA. (February¬†27, 2018) – Iowa may be better known for its corn, caucuses, and creative writing programs, but the Hawkeye state also leads the nation in efforts to bring ultra-fast internet access to every city block and every rural acre. Iowa’s No. 1 rankings in the infrastructure category and the broadband access metric within that came as …