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State, Yukon to study economic corridor

...Friday to research an economic development corridor between Southeast and the Yukon that would allow for an improved broadband network that would potentially link Juneau, Ketchikan and Prince Rupert and would allow for shared energy projects. "Communications...
My Turn: Protecting Alaska from misguided federal oversight

...difficult and expensive. We do not back down from this challenge, however, and we have worked for years to build out broadband networks across the state in an efficient and effective manner. Unfortunately, some of the decision-makers in Washington...
Battle over channels

...had revenues in 2012 of more than $710 million - up 4.5 percent from 2011.GCI also owns the TERRA-Southwest broadband network that serves Southwest Alaska and a sister project that would extend service to Kotzebue. Sales of broadband service...
Grant will link 104 Alaska libraries the Alaska State Library, a Division of the Alaska Department of Education & Early Development, to create a broadband network which will link Alaskans and their communities to each other and the rest of the world through a statewide network...
State library getting federal money for broadband

JUNEAU - The Alaska State Library is receiving $5.4 million to create a broadband network aimed at linking Alaska communities through Internet access at 104 public libraries statewide. The U.S. Commerce Department...
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Biden unveils federal broadband stimulus projects

...a technologically advanced metalworks plant in north Georgia whose business has been held back by the lack of a broadband network in its part of the state. The projects are the first part of a $7.2 billion plan to bring high-speed Internet...
Strategies to prepare Alaska for the economic marathon

...areas. So, it forged partnerships with local universities, attracted the ultra-high-speed National Lambda Rail broadband network and begun construction of a fiber network to serve county government and schools. The theme is "Brainpower-Arlington's...
Alaska Communications now has 4G LTE

Juneau customers of Alaska Communications can now take advantage of faster 4G LTE wireless broadband network.The broadband provider announced Friday that its customers with 4G enabled devices will have access to much faster wireless data...
It's official: AT&T launches 4G LTE

After several days of testing AT&T has announced the official rollout of its 4G Long Term Evolution broadband network in Juneau.AT&T's new network replaces its previous Evolved High Speed Packet Access network. HSPA+ is considered the pinnacle...
Rural communities to get broadband

...Internet build out. The TERRA-Southwest Project will connect 65 rural communities to fiber-optic and microwave broadband networks, significantly speeding up internet connections previously reliant on satellite connectivity. And for those with...


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