Joke’s over: FCC adopts new broadband penetration metrics
PC Magazine. As is true of internet adoption more broadly, home broadband adoption varies across demographic groups. Retrieved on Economics and Analytics. Retrieved March 22, Pew Research Center does not take policy positions.
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Broadband Internet penetration rates are now treated as key economic indicators with the United States widely perceived as falling behind in both its rate of broadband Internet penetration and the speed of its broadband infrastructure. Wireless Services. Internet Access Services Reports. Broadband Consumer Issues - Consumers. On the basic issue of expanded access to broadband, the FCC recommendations include:.
2020 Broadband Deployment Report
Description: Ed Markey of Massachusetts , a Democratic member of the House committee overseeing the FCC, supported the proposal, saying the FCC needed to make sure consumers and businesses were protected. Retrieved April 8, To achieve Goal 6, appliances would need to communicate to the energy metering and management system and accept commands to change state. This distorted method created the broadband equivalent of " rotten boroughs " in pre-Victorian England—rural districts that were home to only a handful of farmers but still enjoyed full representation in Parliament.