Broadband is the great infrastructure challenge of the early 21st century. Broadband is a foundation for economic growth, job creation, global competitiveness and a better way of life. The number of Americans who have broadband at home has grown from 8 million in 2000 to nearly 200 million last year. But. 100 million Americans do not have broadband at home. In early 2009, Congress directed the FCC to develop a National Broadband Plan to ensure that every American has Aiaccess to broadband capability.Ai This plan must also include a strategy for achieving affordability and maximizing use of broadband. The plan presented here ensures that the entire broadband ecosystem Ai networks, devices, content and applicationsAi is healthy. Illus.2 Harold Furchtgott-Roth, The Wireless Services Sector: A Key to Economic Growth in America 1 (Jan. ... Executive Director of Network Strategy, Verizon Wireless, Remarks at the FCC Spectrum Workshop 14a15 (Sept. ... According to research conducted by Validas for Consumer Reports, iPhone users consume almost twice the data most other smart phones ... Annual Report and Analysis of Competitive Market Conditions with Respect to Commercial Mobile Services, WT Docket No.
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