Region Focus

Second Quarter 2010

High-Speed Chase: Taking broadband to the limit

Bringing everyone in the United States up to broadband speed gets iffy in remote places where low subscriber numbers might not justify the cost of deploying wire and fiber. That broadband gap ultimately might be closed -- or at least narrowed -- using wireless configurations, satellite, and even existing power lines.

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