Broadband map shows over 8M in US lack access to high-speed internet
Over eight million homes and businesses in the U.S. still do not have access to high-speed internet service, according to the latest version of the FCC map.
10 Gbps fiber vs. the 10G platform: Wicked fast internet speeds are here, but do you need them?
Fiber won’t be the fastest option for internet speed for long as new tech speeds up.
Spectrum is the fastest ISP in 2023 so far, Xfinity is a close second
Spectrum edged out Xfinity to claim the fastest median download speed during Q1 of 2023.
No internet where you live? Bill aims to ensure the right funding gets to your state to change that
Time is running out to fix the flawed FCC map that is the driver behind billions in state funding allocations.
Free internet funding expected to run out in 2024 – what does this mean for you?
The Affordable Connectivity Program provides free or cheap internet for millions in the United States, which has helped shrink the digital divide.
Comcast expanding internet services in 2023
More unserved and underserved areas will have Xfinity as an internet option.
As utility bills rise, we show you how to lower your internet bill
With inflation at 6.5% in 2022, consumers have been paying more for utilities, including internet.
NFL Sunday Ticket now available on YouTube TV
NFL Sunday Ticket has moved exclusively to YouTube TV with presale pricing starting at $249 per season.
6G is the future, bringing faster, more stable internet
New tech will advance the way we interact with others.
Wi-Fi 7 is on the way
Wi-Fi 7, the fastest Wi-Fi thus far, is headed to the tech space in 2024. It will offer speeds almost five times faster than Wi-Fi 6 and solve problems with lagging and latency.
HughesNet debuts Fusion, their new low-latency satellite internet option
Fusion plans combine satellite and wireless technologies.
Federal programs provide millions for rural internet access
Rural areas have less internet access than suburban and urban communities, but federal programs are providing millions for rural internet expansion.
Spectrum tops the list as the fastest ISP in 2022’s Q3
Ookla recently shared its Q3 2022 report on fixed broadband service providers, naming Spectrum as having the fastest median download speed at 211.66 Mbps.
Internet service providers must provide broadband ‘nutrition’ labels
FCC: The goal is to make internet service transparent and easy for consumers to understand.
New FCC broadband maps are here, promising a better picture of your internet options
Our team tested their addresses. See what we found.
Everything you need to know about Project Kuiper, Amazon’s satellite internet company
Verizon to piggyback on system, too.
How to get $9.25/mo. towards phone or internet service through the Lifeline program
Learn how to get low-income assistance with wireless plans through the Lifeline program.
Verizon makes 10-year price-for-life guarantee
As of October 27, 2022, Verizon is offering new Verizon 5G Home, LTE Home and Fios Internet customers a price guarantee for 10 years.
Rural communities receive nearly $800M for high-speed internet
In conjunction with the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, 24 states, Puerto Rico, Guam and Palau are getting millions of dollars in federal grants and loans for high-speed internet.
Feds look to jumpstart Affordable Connectivity Program
Only 14 million of 48 million eligible households have signed up since May.
Comcast rolls out multi-gig internet
Cities in Colorado, Georgia and Florida are in first launch.
FCC ruling clears way for apartment dwellers, businesses to choose their own internet provider
Previous rules allowed building owners to have exclusive agreements with ISPs.
FCC’s head recommends broadband internet speed increase to 100 Mbps/20 Mbps
Sets a future national goal of 1 Gbps/500 Mbps.
ACP program allows eligible households to get high-speed internet for free
20 internet service providers, including AT&T and Verizon Fios, partner with fed program.
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