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TDS Telecom serves up 300 Mbps FTTH tier, plans future market expansions

TDS Telecom is now delivering a 300 Mbps Internet tier in parts of five of its ILEC markets, including Tennessee, Wisconsin, New Hampshire, Georgia, and Minnesota, where it currently offers its fiber to the home service.

West Va. could lose $2.5M in broadband funds as Citynet spars with Frontier, CWA

West Virginia might have to return $2.5 million in broadband stimulus funds if competitive provider Citynet can't convince the NTIA to approve its middle mile fiber project. The project is also under fire from Frontier Communications and the Communications Workers of America.

TDS Telecom completes part of Colorado broadband stimulus build

TDS Telecom is putting broadband into more rural customer's hands by completing part of its ARRA-funded broadband Internet project in Paonia, Colo.

FairPoint expands broadband to 600 homes in Maine, New Hampshire

FairPoint Communications continues to make progress with extending broadband DSL services to more communities with two recent drives to bring connectivity to nearly 600 households in Maine and New Hampshire.

Google applies fiber broadband expertise in Kampala, Uganda

Google has introduced Project Link, a new fiber-based broadband initiative targeting Kampala, Uganda that it says will allow any local service provider or ISP to get access to higher speed metro network connections.

Telcos take the upper hand in Q3 broadband subscriber race

Cable operators may be able to provide faster speeds over their existing HFC networks, but according to a recent MoffettNathanson report their flow share (share of net adds) declined year-over-year during Q3 2013.

TDS Telecom completes part of Alabama broadband stimulus build

TDS Telecom has completed a part of its ARRA-funded broadband Internet project around Center and Cedar Bluff, Ala., making services accessible to some residents living in the area.

FCC earmarks $32M to expand broadband in Puerto Rico, Hawaii and Alaska

The FCC is making $32 million in Connect America Fund grants available to enable service providers in Puerto Rico, Hawaii and Alaska to bring broadband service to over 42,000 "underserved" homes and businesses

Time Warner Cable to double speed of Ultimate tier to 100 Mbps in Los Angeles

Time Warner Cable said Monday that it has doubled the speed of its Ultimate Internet tier to 100 Mbps in Los Angeles, and that it will offer Ultimate 100 in New York City and Hawaii by the end of the year.

TDS Telecom extends broadband to 600 more homes in Indiana

TDS Telecom continues to make progress with its broadband stimulus buildout drive, completing one project and nearly finishing another in Indiana that will bring service to a total of 600 homes and businesses that could not get service before now.