broadband

Bohemian broadband and the FOSS/maker culture
Last month, Verizon announced their HomeFusion broadband Internet service, which provides faster-than-DSL Internet service to a broad swath of rural America. After paying a one time fee of $200 for a device that hangs on the side of your house, you can live anywhere Verizon's LTE cell phone service... Read more
16 comments Posted 12 Apr 2012 by Phil Shapiro Feed
Is broadband a necessity or a nice to have?
Last month, I attended the 5th Annual Leadership North Carolina Forum. The day was filled with amazing information and thought-provoking ideas for the future. However, one session I attended kept me thinking.
10 comments Posted 8 Feb 2012 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Is broadband a necessity or a nice to have?
Last month, I attended the 5th Annual Leadership North Carolina Forum. The day was filled with amazing information and thought-provoking ideas for the future. However, one session I attended kept me thinking.
10 comments Posted 8 Feb 2012 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Today in his Open Source Bridge keynote, Mayor Sam Adams of Portland, OR announced Project City Sync, the next step in making local and regional governments more transparent. Adams called on the attendees to help put coherence to city work, to help link up governments, and to put some framework to... Read more
0 comments Posted 23 Jun 2011 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
For decades, first responders have dealt with a lack of interoperable communications products. The 9/11 Commission Report1 and the Katrina Report2 both concluded that the absence of interoperable communications among public safety organizations at the local, state, and federal levels was a serious... Read more
2 comments Posted 5 Oct 2010 by Melanie Chernoff (Red Hat) Feed