Refine Search

Biden unveils federal broadband stimulus projects

...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 connections to rural areas, poor neighborhoods and Native American communities. Besides Georgia, other projects in...
My Turn: Google R&D in Juneau

...Google announced in February that it is looking for communities to participate in an experiment to test ultra-high speed internet connections. Google offers to connect between 50,000 and 500,000 people from one or more communities throughout the...
Alaska Digest

...snowmaking on the mountain to the area around the summit lodge. Other immediate changes include getting high-speed Internet connections to all hotel rooms and working with cell-phone companies to improve reception on the slopes, Byrne said...
Gamers turning their online play into business

...get people excited about games." Gamerz and Vortex each have 30 computers made specifically for gaming. High-speed Internet connections allow for smooth game play and local servers allow players to save their games to continue their adventures...
Some villages to get high-speed Internet connections, cafes

AT&T Alascom is making some small changes that could have big effects on a few Southeast villages, where the only Internet service has been low-speed dial-up.
The latest gadgets for home-surveillance

...Illinois and several other states, it is illegal to audio-record people without their consent. That said, high-speed Internet connections, home computers, software and smaller, simpler video cameras have made it possible for people to create...
USDA gives $310 million for rural broadband projects

WASHINGTON - The Agriculture Department is handing out nearly $310 million in stimulus money to bring high-speed Internet connections to 14 rural communities around the country. The awards being announced Monday amount to the largest round...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback