Broadband

Billionaires Enraged That SpaceX Gets $900M in FCC Subsidies for Broadband Satellites

By B.N. Frank U.S. Satellite Opposition Increases Due to Safety Risks High-speed internet is achievable, safer and more secure with a wired internet connection (see 1, 2) – not WiFi or 5G.  Americans have actually paid to have access to safe high-speed internet already (see 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6).  Nevertheless, the Federal Communications…

American Communities Are Installing Affordable Municipal Broadband – Is Yours?

By B.N. Frank A group of telecom experts who call themselves “The Irregulators” are among the many organizations that have filed lawsuits against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for failing to protect Americans from the telecom industry.  The good news is that THEY WON! Because of this, state utility commissions are able to divert taxpayer…

Law Professor Opposes FCC Broadband Satellite Program Due to Lack of Environmental Review

By B.N. Frank High speed internet is achievable, safer and more secure with a wired internet connection (see 1, 2) – not 5G or WiFi.  Americans have paid to have this already (see 1, 2, 3, 4, 5). The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is still providing hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars for satellites to…

Did The FCC Just Blow $9 Billion To Give Broadband To Already Served Rich People? Apparently So.

By B.N. Frank According to lawsuits and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman, Americans have already paid to have high speed internet where they live (see 1, 2, 3, 4, 5). Regardless, the FCC recently gave billions more to telecom companies and claimed it was for installation in underserved areas. Nope. From Scientists4WiredTech: The FCC…

FCC Gives $8B for Rural 5G Broadband Even Though Taxpayers Have Already Paid Billions to Have Safe High Speed Internet

By B.N. Frank According to a lawsuit and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman, all Americans have already paid to have high-speed internet where they live (see 1, 2, 3, 4). Regardless, the FCC is giving telecoms $8B more to install 5G in rural areas even though it is NOT safe or necessary for high-speed…